Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology

Texts to Inspire Spirituality in Work, Rest, Art, Music, Sciences, and Ministry in Public Life

Adler, Mortimer J., and Charles Van Doren. How to Read a Book. New York: Touchstone, 1972.

Baggley, John, and Richard Temple. Doors of Perception: Icons and Their Spiritual Significance. New York: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1996.

Bauby, Jean-Dominique. The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: A Memoir of Life in Death. New York: Vintage, 1998.

Beckett, Wendy. Sister Wendy's Odyssey: A Journey of Artistic Discovery. New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1998.

Evdokimov, Paul. The Art of the Icon: A Theology of Beauty. Torrance: Oakwood Publications, 1989.

Guroian, Vigen. Rallying the Really Human Things: Moral Imagination in Politics, Literature, and Everyday Life. Wilmington: Intercollegiate Studies Institute, 2005.

Guroian, Vigen. Tending the Heart of Virtue: How Classic Stories Awaken a Child’s Moral Imagination. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Heschel, Abraham Joshua. The Sabbath. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 2005.

Hood, William. Fra Angelico at San Marco. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1993.

Jaki, Stanley L.. God and the Cosmologists. Minneapolis: Real View Books, 1998.

Keller, Helen. The Story of My Life (Enriched Classics). New York: Pocket, 2005.

Kilpatrick, William. Why Johnny Can't Tell Right From Wrong And What We Can Do About It. New York: Touchstone, 1993.

L'Amour, Louis. Education of a Wandering Man (A Memoir of Louis L'Amour). New York: Bantam, 1989.

Le Mee, Katharine. Chant: The Origins, Form, Practice, and Healing Power of Gregorian Chant. London: Harmony, 1994.

Lewis, C. S. The Abolition of Man. San Francisco: HarperOne, 2001.

Maritain, Jacques and Raissa. Liturgy and Contemplation. New York: P.J. Kenedy and Sons, 1960.

Novak, Michael. The Spirit of Democratic Capitalism. Toronto: Madison Books, 1990.

Noonan, Peggy. John Paul the Great: Remembering a Spiritual Father. New York: Penguin, 2006.

Nussbaum, Martha C. Poetic Justice: The Literary Imagination and Public Life. Boston: Beacon Press, 1997.

Peacock, Charlie. At the Crossroads: An Insider's Look at the Past, Present, and Future of Contemporary Christian Music. Nashville, Tennessee: B&H Publishing Group, 1999.

Pieper, Josef. Leisure: The Basis of Culture. New York: Pantheon Books Inc., 1952.

Pope John Paul II. Guide to Keeping Sunday Holy: Apostolic Letter Dies Domini. Chicago: Liturgy Training Publications, 2007.

Pope John Paul II. The Gospel of Life (Evangelium Vitae). Washington D.C.: USCCB Publishing, 1995.

Pope Leo XIII. Rerum Novarum: Encyclical of Pope Leo XIII on Capital and Labor. New York: Ignacio Hills Press, 2009.

Saint Hildegard of Bingen. Scivias. Translated by Mother Columba Hart and Jane Bishop. Introduction by Barbara Newman. New York: Paulist Press, 1990.

Sayers, Dorothy L. The Lost Tools of Learning. London: Methuen, 1948.

Schumacher, E. F. Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered. New York: Harper Perennial, 2010.

Shostakovich, Dmitri (trans. by D. Bouis and A. Volkov) Testimony: The Memoirs of Dmitri Shostakovich. New York: Limelight, 1999.

Stevens, Denis William. Monteverdi: Sacred, Secular, and Occasional Music. Cranbury: Associated University Press, 1978.

Stevenson, Robert Louis. On the Choice of a Profession. Toronto: Nabu Press, 2010.

Tracy, David. Analogical Imagination. New York: Herder & Herder, 1998.

Vanier, Jean. From Brokenness to Community (Harold M. Wit Lectures). New York: Paulist Press, 1992.

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