Phase Two Initial Formation Reference Materials

Phase II Initial Formation Reference Materials

In addition to the books listed in the Carmelite Bibliography, the materials below are recommended.

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  • Albert's Way, Michael Mulhall, O.Carm., Ed., Rome, Italy, Institutum Carmelitanum, 1989.
  • Anthropology of St. John of the Cross, Kevin Culligan, O.C.D., Canfield, OH, Alba House Cassettes, 1987.
  • The Art of Christian Listening, Thomas N. Hart, New York, NY, Paulist Press, 1980.
  • Ascent to Love. The Spiritual Teaching of St. John of the Cross, Ruth Burrows, Carmelite Nun, Denville, NJ, Dimension Books, 1987.
  • Guidelines for Those Wishing to Join the Third Order (Secular), Anselm J. Abbley, O.Carm. (No publishing data. Only: "Former Provincial Director, T.O.C., Anglo-Welsh Province.")
  • Lay Carmelite Formation Guide — Phase Two: Initial Formation in Carmel, Thomas J. Zeitvogel, T.O.C., The Carmelite Press, Darien, Illinois, First Edition, 1995. (Preparation for Profession of Promises).
  • Liturgy of the Hours. General Instruction of the Liturgy of the Hours, Vol. I, New York, NY, Catholic Book Publishing Co., 1975.
  • Lay Members of Christs Faithful People Christifideles Laici, John Paul II, St. Paul Books and Media, Boston, MA, 12/30/88.
  • Liturgy of the Hours, The General Instruction on the Reform of the Breviary with a Commentary on the Renewed Liturgy of the Hours, A.M. Roguet, O.P., Trans., Peter Coughlan and Peter Purdue, Collegeville, MN, The Liturgical Abbey Press, 1971 OR London, England, Geoffrey Chapman, 1974.
  • National Conference of Catholic Bishops. Pastoral Letter on Our Blessed Lady, Washington, D.C., U.S. Catholic Conference, Introduction, 1973.
  • The New Jerome Biblical Commentary, ed., Raymond E. Brown, S.S., Joseph A. Fitzmyer, S.J., and Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm., Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1990.