Links and Resources

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Websites

Many of these sites also have podcasts

 

Cursillo - Kansas City Kansas - http://www.cursillokcks.com/

Cursillo - National Center - http://www.natl-cursillo.org/

Cursillo - Region VI - http://www.natl-cursillo.org/region6/

Cursillo - USA Links - http://www.natl-cursillo.org/affiliated.html

AdorationDirectory.com - http://www.adorationdirectory.com/

Catholic Answers - http://www.catholic.com

Catholics Come Home - http://www.catholicscomehome.org - Very good resource for Catholics, Used To Be Catholic, and Not Catholic

Catholic Company - http://www.catholiccompany.com - a  great Morning Offering daily email.

Catholic News Service - http://www.catholicnews.com

Catholic Prayers - http://www.scborromeo.org/prayers.htm

Catholics Come Home - http://www.catholicscomehome.org

Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph - http://www.diocese-kcsj.org

Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas - http://www.archkck.org

EWTN - http://www.ewtn.com - Great resource for books, CDs, etc.  Catholic TV

Lighthouse Catholic Media - http://www.lighthousecatholicmedia.com - Source for books & CDs.  Catholic CD of the Month Club.

Mass Times - http://www.masstimes.org

Saint Joseph Communications - http://www.saintjoe.com - Source for books, CDs, etc.

The Bishop Helmsing Institute -

http://www.diocese-kcsj.org/content/education/bishop_helmsing_institute

Apostolate of the Diocese of KCSJ to aid the lay faithful in knowing, loving, and serving God

The Catholic Radio Network - http://www.thecatholicradionetwork.com - Local Catholic radio

The Mary Foundation (CatholiCity) - http://www.catholicity.com - Source for CDs, etc.

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops - http://www.usccb.org - Great resource to validate and verify our teachings and status of current events.  Daily readings, etc.

Vatican (English) - http://www.vatican.va/phome_en.htm

Vatican (Spanish) - http://www.vatican.va/phome_sp.htm

Vatican Information Service - http://www.visnews.org

Zenit News Agency (English) - http://www.zenit.org/index.php?l=english


Audio/Video Clips

Cursillo Interview on KEXS January 2013

Dr. John Purk with Deacon Justin McMenamy & Ken Sittenauer (30 mins)


Andie's Isle - http://www.andieisle.com

Many different inspirational video clips.

Local Book and Gift Stores

 

I. Donnelly Co., 6601 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64131, (816) 363-2828, http://www.idonnelly.com

 

On A Wing And A Prayer, 6409 N. Prospect Ave, Gladstone, MO 64119, (816) 453-7705, http://www.onawingandaprayergifts.com


Sacred Heart Books and Gifts, 14202 Pier Place, Liberty, MO 64068, (816) 415-4301, http://sacredheartbooksandgifts.com

 

Totally Catholic (web-only, locally owned) - http://www.totallycatholic.com

 

Trinity House, 7287 W. 97th, Overland Park, KS 66212, (913) 652-0080



Resources to have (study and discuss!) in your home

Bible (New American Bible, Revised Edition) - preferably a study or cross-referenced footnoted edition

Catechism Of The Catholic Church

Compendium Of The Catechism Of The Catholic Church - shorter, easier reading version, Q&A format

Vatican Council II Documents - many different publications - one by Austin Flannery O.P. is a good one

YOUCAT (Catechism for Youth) - http://www.youcat.org


Mobile Apps

Can be found by searching on Google Play Store (Android) or iTunes (Apple)

Laudate

Ava Maria Radio

Catholic Talk Radio

Catholic Chaplets

Dynamic Cathoic Radio

EWTN

Fulton Sheen

iBreviary

Learn the Catholic Prayers

Lighthouse Catholic Study Bible

Litanies

Mobile Prayerbook

PrayerMate

Revevant Radio

Rosary

The Popes App

The Way


Authors to get to know

 

Barber, MD, Pierre

A Doctor at Calvary


Barclay, William (was not Catholic, but a resource recommended by Archbishop Fulton Sheen.)

The New Daily Study Bible (book & CD, 17 Volumes on the New Testament)

 

Barron, Fr./Bishop Robert - http://www.wordonfire.org

Catholicism (10 episodes DVD series)

Following The Call Of Christ (CD)

Seven Deadly Sins - Seven Lively Virtues (CD)

Who Do You Say That I Am (CD)

 

Blum, Susan

The Ministry of Evangelization

 

Cardaronella, Marc

Keep Your Kids Catholic: Sharing Your Faith and Making It Stick


Crocker III, W.H.

Triumph: The Power and the Glory of the Catholic Church: A 2,000-Year History

 

Cavins, Jeff - http://www.jeffcavins.com

I'm Not Being Fed (book & CD)

The Hidden Power Of Confession (CD)

Walking With God

 

Dematte, Dan

Holiness Revolution

 

Doherty, Catherine de Hueck  (recommended by Fr. Larry Richards)

The Gospel Without Compromise (read first)

Living The Gospel Without Compromise (read second)

 

d'Elbee, Fr. Jean C. J.

I Believe in Love

 

Fernandez, Fr. Francis

In Conversation With God (7 volumes of daily meditations)

 

Gaitley, Fr. Michael

33 Days to Morning Glory (prep for Marian Consecration)

Consoling the Heart of Jesus

  

Gibbons, James Cardinal

Faith of Our Fathers (free download at www.gutenberg.org)

 

Graf, Gary

And God Said - Tee It Up!

 

Hahn, Dr. Scott - http://www.salvationhistory.com

A Father Who Keeps His Promises

Abba or Allah (CD)

Evangelizing Catholics

Hail Holy Queen

How To Bring Fallen Away Catholics Back (CD)

How To Get The Most Out Of Mass (CD)

Lord Have Mercy

Making Sense Out Of Suffering (CD)

Rome Sweet Home

The Creed

The Fourth Cup (CD)

The Healing Power Of Confession (CD)

The Lamb's Supper (book & CD)

 

Hahn, Kimberly

Dating And Courtship (CD)

How To Apply Our Faith To Our Families (CD)

 

Hunt, Allen

Everybody Needs to Forgive Somebody

Nine Words

 

Jurgens, William

The Faith Of The Early Fathers (3 volume set)

 

Keating, Karl - http://www.catholic.com

Catholicism and Fundamentalism

What Catholics Really Believe

 

Kelly, Matthew - http://www.dynamiccatholic.com

A Call To Joy (book & CD)

Beautiful MERCY (with several other authors)

Becoming The-Best-Version-Of-Yourself (CD)

Building Better Families (book & CD)

Don't Just Try...Train! (CD)

Off Balance

Our Lives Change When Our Habits Change (CD)

Rediscover Catholicism

Rediscover Jesus

Rediscover Lent

Resisting Happiness

The Book Of Courage

The Four Signs Of A Dynamic Catholic

The One Thing

The Rhythm Of Life

The Seven Levels of Intimacy (book & CD)

The Seven Pillars Of Catholic Spirituality (CD & DVD)


Kempis, Thomas

The Imitation of Christ

 

Kreeft, Dr. Peter - http://www.peterkreeft.com

Catholic Christianity (easier reading style based on the Catechism)

Jesus Shock

Seven Reasons To Be Catholic (CD)

You Can Understand the Bible

 

LaBriola, John - http://www.johnlabriola.com/
Onward Catholic Soldier (good resource on spiritual warfare)

 

Lewis, C.S.

Screwtape Letters (book & CD set)

 

Madrid, Patrick - http://www.patrickmadrid.com

A Pocket Guide to Catholic Apologetics

Search & Rescue (very good guide for dealing with family & close friends)

Surprised By Truth

Surprised By Truth 2

The Fathers Know Best (DVD)

Where Is That In The Bible

Why Be Catholic?

Why I Am Catholic When I Could Be Anything Else (CD)

 

Pavone, Fr. Frank - http://www.priestsforlife.org

Defending Truth And Life (CD)

 

Pitre, Brant

Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist (book & CD)

 

Popcak, Dr. Gregory & Lisa - http://www.exceptionalmarriages.com

For Better Forever! - Catholic Guide To Lifelong Marriage (CD)

 

Ray, Stephen - http://www.catholic-convert.com

Abraham (CD)

Crossing the Tiber

Searching The Scriptures - The Gospel Of John (CD)

 

Richards, Fr. Larry - http://thereasonforourhope.org

Be A Man! (book, CD)

Confession (CD)

Knowing God's Will (CD)

Surrender!

The Mass Explained (CD)

The Truth (CD)

What More Could He Do For You? (CD)

 

Romero, Jesse (On Fire Evangelization) - http://www.jesseromero.com
Welcome Home!


Sertillanges, A.G.

What Jesus Saw from the Cross


Sheen, Archbishop Fulton - http://www.bishopsheen.com
Numerous books & CDs (all very good).  Model for many of today's Catholic apologists and evangelists.


Vogt, Brandon - http://www.freereturnbook.com
RETURN - How to Draw Your Child Back to the Church

Bonus Downloads - http://www.returnresources.com


Warner, Matthew - http://www.matthewwarner.me

Messy & Foolish


Weddell, Sherry

Forming Intentional Disciples


West, Christopher - http://www.christopherwest.com

Marriage And The Eucharist (CD)

Theology Of The Body (several different variations - book & CD)

 

Wood, Steve - http://www.familylifecenter.net
Breaking FREE (CD)

How I Led Catholics Out Of The Church...and How You Can Bring Them Back (CD)

 

Other Resources to utilize are personal study or heavily footnoted editions of the bible (e.g. Naravve Bible), writings of the early Church Fathers (e.g. St. Augustine, Justin Martyr, Polycarp), papal writings, etc.  There are many more good Catholic resources available then can be listed, just search around.