Note: Some of these resources are free and some are not. I am familiar with all of them and recommend them because I believe they can be of help to you.

This page is brand new to I’ll be adding helpful resources soon and adding to them frequently, so stop back often!


Ecce Mater Tua: Behold, Your Mother Marian Stations of the Cross by Marge Fenelon. A uniquely-formed Lenten devotion written from the perspective of a child who is witnessing the unspeakable anguish of the Mother of the Redeemer as she accompanies her only Son’s atrocious suffering.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops Lent Resources

Lift Up Your Heart: A 10-Day Personal Retreat with St. Francis de Sales by Fr. John Burns. Based on Fr. Frnacis de Sales’ spiritual classic Introduction to the Devout Life, Fr. Burns Rev. John Burns offers ten meditations for the modern reader that have skillfully been distilled into a ten-day mini-retreat that can easily be completed in the midst of a busy life.

Bringing Lent Home with St. John Paul II: Prayers, Reflections, and Activities for Families by Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle. Designed for families with young children, it offers a variety of prayers and practices for each day of Lent.

Lent with Mother Teresa by Heidi Hess Saxton. Includes a short Scripture passage for each day, a brief meditation with a quote or story from the life of St. Teresa of Calcutta, plus reflection questions and a short prayer to begin or end the day. Read alone or with a small group.

Forgiving Mother: A Marian Novena of Healing and Peace by Marge Fenelon.


Catechism of the Catholic Church Free online version.

BibleGateway Searchable online Bible with more than 150 versions.

Beginning Apologetics Series These workbook-styled books are easy to read, easy to understand and efficiently formatted. Each book in the 9-part series covers a different topic of the Catholic faith. Books can be purchased separately. is my go-to site for background and information on a vast variety of Catholic topics.


Strengthening Your Family: A Catholic Approach to Holiness at Home by Marge Fenelon. A treasury of shared experience, practical advice, solid Catholic teaching, humor, and heart-felt encouragement that will help your family stand strong against the turbulence of the times! an outreach of Holy Cross Family Ministries.

Catholic Dads is a great site for Catholic Dads looking to build community and strengthen their faith.


Forgiving Mother: A Marian Novena of Healing and Peace by Marge Fenelon

Our Lady, Undoer of Knots: A Living Novena by Marge Fenelon

Imitating Mary: Ten Marian Virtues for the Modern Mom by Marge Fenelon

Mary Pages an excellent resource for all things Mary from the International Marian Research Institute.


Champions of the Rosary by Fr. Donald Calloway. Wonderful collection of heroes of the Catholic faith who had special devotion to the holy Rosary.

EWTN Faith has an extensive catalog of Catholic prayers and devotions as well as interesting articles on prayer.


365 Saints: Your Daily Guide to the Wisdom and Wonder of Their Lives by Woodeene Koenig Bricker. An oldie but goodie – timeless!

Catholic Fire an outstanding saints blog by Jean M. Heimann.

EWTN Saints and Holy People Once again, EWTN provides a wealth of information on saints, blesseds and other holy people.


Manual for Marian Devotion A classic from Tan Books. Complete, comprehensive, and easy to understand. A must have!

Manual for Eucharistic Adoration dramatically changed the way I viewed, and participated in, Eucharistic Adoration. You’ll never want to go to Adoration without it!

Manual for Conquering Deadly Sin is another classic must-have from Tan Books. I can’t say enough good about these three manuals!


Comments are closed.