Biography & Autobiography Books - Religious

To Love and Be Loved: A Personal Portrait of Mother Teresa By Jim Towey Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982195625
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 6th, 2022

From a trusted advisor and devoted friend of Mother Teresa comes an extraordinary firsthand account of the miraculous woman behind the saint.

Mother Teresa was one of the most admired women of the 20th century, and her memory continues to inspire charitable work around the world. She believed the greatest need of a human being is to love and be loved.


Original Sins: A Memoir By Matt Rowland Hill Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335469571
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Published: Hanover Square Press - July 5th, 2022

*Longlisted for the Baillie Gifford Prize*?

"A shattering portrait of addiction--generously open, desperately honest and confronting." --Catherine Cho, author of Inferno: A Memoir of Motherhood and Madness


Orthodoxy: The Beloved Christian Masterpiece (The Essential Wisdom Library) By G. K. Chesterton, Jon M. Sweeney (Introduction by) Cover Image
By G. K. Chesterton, Jon M. Sweeney (Introduction by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250828736
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Published: St. Martin's Essentials - July 5th, 2022

A classic of Christian apologetics


Pedro Arrupe: A Heart Larger Than the World By Brian Grogan, SJ Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780829455205
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Published: Loyola Press - July 27th, 2022

THE TERM “MODERN-DAY SAINT” is thrown around lightly these days, but rarely does it describe a person as well as it does Fr. Pedro Arrupe, SJ. Often referred to as “the second founder” of the Jesuits, Arrupe led the Society of Jesus beginning in 1965 during a time of profound transformation.


The Pope at War: The Secret History of Pius XII, Mussolini, and Hitler By David I. Kertzer Cover Image
$37.50
ISBN: 9780812989946
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Published: Random House - June 7th, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “The most important book ever written about the Catholic Church and its conduct during World War II. . . . The best nonfiction book of the summer.”—Daniel Silva on the Today show


Highway 35: Meeting Disaster Head on with Hope By Chris And Denise Arthey Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781910012833
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Published: Muddy Pearl - July 12th, 2022

A gripping story of survival, recovery, and holding on to hope after a life-changing road accident


The Colony: Faith and Blood in a Promised Land By Sally Denton Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781631498077
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Published: Liveright - June 28th, 2022

A Publishers Weekly Summer Reads Selection

The Colony is one of the most gripping and disturbing true stories I’ve ever come across.” —Douglas Preston


Paschal Paradox: Reflections on a Life of Spiritual Evolution By Diarmuid O'Murchu Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781632533920
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Published: Franciscan Media - June 21st, 2022

In this provocative spiritual autobiography, Diarmuid O'Murchu explores the many paschal journeys in his personal life as well as in the life of the church and the world. He shows how the paschal paradox--the movement through death and resurrection--is at the heart of God's creation and gives meaning to all life.


Thomas Jefferson: A Biography of Spirit and Flesh By Thomas S. Kidd Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780300250060
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Published: Yale University Press - May 10th, 2022

A revelatory new biography of Thomas Jefferson, focusing on his ethical and spiritual life
 
“Kidd’s biography may well be the best treatment of Jefferson’s religious and moral life available, and certainly it is among the few to take those two subjects seriously while carefully avoiding hagiography or anachronism.


Gratitude and Grit: The Life of Blessed Solanus Casey By Leo Wollenweber Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781632534057
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Published: Franciscan Media - May 3rd, 2022

Gratitude and Grit tells the startling story of the simple friar whose loving concern for everyday people dramatically transformed thousands of lives. A warm, straightforward account of Casey's life from someone who knew him personally, this book is a testament to the fact that God is present in even the most unlikely places.


What If Love Is the Point?: Living for Jesus in a Self-Consumed World By Carlos Penavega, Alexa Penavega Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781400234844
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Published: Thomas Nelson - June 28th, 2022

Overflowing with both laughter and honest reflections, What If Love Is the Point? shares Carlos and Alexa PenaVegas' incredible story--from the red carpet, Spy Kids movies, and Big Time Rush to Dancing with the Stars to marriage and now parenthood. The PenaVegas


The Song of Ascents: Lives of Rage and Stillness By Tom Hiney Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781621645092
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Published: Ignatius Press - August 15th, 2022