Updated: Nov 14
About St. Ignatius
The Pilgrim Story: The Life and Spirituality of Saint Ignatius of Loyola. By Brendan Comerford, SJ
Saint Ignatius Own Story (Autobiography). Translated by William J Young, SJ
On Ignatian Prayer Methods
Learning to Pray: A Guide for Everyone. By James. Martin, SJ
Meditation and Contemplation: An Ignatian Guide to Praying with Scripture. By Timothy Gallagher, 0MV
An Ignatian Introduction to Prayer: Scriptural Reflections According to the Spiritual Exercises. By Timothy Gallagher, 0MV
On The Examen
A Simple Life-changing Prayer: Discovering the power of Saint Ignatius Loyola Examen. By Jim Manney
The Examen Prayer: Ignatian Wisdom for Our Lives Today. By Timothy Gallagher 0MV
Reimagining the Ignatian Examen. By Mark Thibodeaux, SJ
Awareness. By Anthony De Mello
On Prayer - William Barry, SJ
God and You: Prayer as a Personal Relationship.
A Friendship like no other: Experiencing God’s amazing embrace.
God’s passionate desire.
Here’s my heart, here’s my hand: Living fully in friendship with God.
Praying the Truth: Deepening your friendship with God through Honest Prayer.
Seek My Face: Prayer as a personal relationship in Scripture.
Discernment In Prayer Paying Attention to Go.
On Ignatian Spirituality
What Is Ignatian Spirituality? By David Fleming, SJ
The Jesuit Guide to Almost Everything. By James Martin, SJ
Ignatian Spirituality A to Z. By Jim Manney
Contemplatives in Action: The Jesuit way. By William Barry, SJ
Inner compass: Invitation to Ignatian Spirituality. By Margaret Silf
Eyes to see ears to hear: An introduction to Ignatian Spirituality. By David Longsdale
An Ignatian Spirituality Reader: Contemporary writings. George W Traub SJ editor
Ignatian Humanism: A Dynamic Spirituality for the 21st C. Ronald Modras
Ignatian Christian Life: A New Paradign. by Rosano Zas Frix De Col, SJ
The Ignatian Way: A Pilgrimage in the Footsteps of St. Ignatius. Jose Louis Iriberri, SJ and Chris Lowney
On Finding God
Finding God in all Things: A Companion to the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. By William Barry, SJ
How Can I Find God: The famous and not so famous consider the quintessential question. Ed. James Martin, SJ
Finding God Again: Spirituality for Adults. by John J. Shea
Hearts on Fire: Praying with the Jesuits. by Michael Carter SJ
Awake My Soul: Contemporary Catholics on Traditional Devotions. by James Martin, SJ
On Discernment -Thomas Gallagher, OMV
The Discernment of Spirits: The Ignatian guide for everyday living.
The Discernment of Spirits: The Ignatian guide for everyday living - Reader's Guide.
Spiritual Consolation: An Ignatian Guide for the Greater Discernment of Spirits.
Setting Captives Free: Personal Reflections on Ignatian Discernment of Spirits.
On Finding God's Will - Making Decisions
Discerning the Will of God. An Ignatian Guide to Christian Decision Making. by Thomas Gallagher OMV
God's Voice Within: The Ignatian Way to Discover God's Will. by Mark Thibodeaux, SJ
What’s Your Decision? An Ignatian approach to decision-making. by Tim Hipskind, Sj et al
Living Against the Grain: How to make decisions that lead to an authentic life. by Tim Muldoon.
Discernment: The Art of Choosing Well Based upon Ignatian Spirituality. by Pierre Wolff
The Art of Discernment: Making Good Decisions in Your World of Choices. by Stefan Kiechle
Discernment. Reading the Signs of Daily Life. by Henri JM Nouwen
The Call to Discernment in Troubled Times. by Dean Brackley
Recommended if one is considering receiving the Spiritual Exercises.
Letting God Come Close: An Approach to the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises. by William Barry, SJ
The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola
The Spiritual Exercises by St. Ignatius of Loyola: English by transl. Puhl
Exercitia spiritualia St. Ignatius of Loyola: Latin 1548 https://digitalcollections.usfca.edu/digital/collection/p264101coll7/id/2349
The 19 Annotation of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola
(text used by the director in giving the Spiritual Exercises with weekly spiritual direction sessions)
The Ignatian Adventure. by Kevin O’Brien, SJ
18th Annotation of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius for Self-Directed Retreats (can be used alone or in a parish group setting, in one-on-one weekly spiritual direction sessions)
30 Days - Ascending with Ignatius: An At-Home Retreat (Book and YouTube Videos) by Mark. Thibodeaux, SJ
8 weeks - Meeting Christ in Prayer: An 8-week life-enriching experience based upon the spiritual exercises of Saint Ignatius. By Mary Ann McLaughlin et al
12 weeks -Finding Christ in the World: A twelve-week Ignatian Retreat in Everyday Life. By Joseph Tetlow, SJ and Carol Atwell Ackels
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