Carmelite Publications & Books

Books
Many books have been written by Carmelite authors throughout the years and many are widely available in good religious bookshops. Some of the books written by Carmelites or on Carmelite topics are listed below and may be ordered from Amazon.co.uk by following the links shown here. Books may also be searched for by using the Amazon.co.uk search engine shown here.


Books by members of the Irish Province:
Bishop could not do Otherwise: The Life & Witness of Bishop Donal Lamont (1911-2003).
Miceal O'Neill, O,Carm.
Dublin: Columba Press. 2013. ISBN: 9781782180678. A Bishop Could Not Do Otherwise...

My Soul Shall Be Healed: The New Translation of the Missal. Patrick Mullins, O.Carm.
Dublin: Veritas. 2013. ISBN: 1847304060 . My Soul Shall be Healed...  

Mary, Mother of God. Christopher O'Donnell, O.Carm.
Dublin: Columba Press. 2012. ISBN: 1856077977. Mary, Mother of God  

Reflections on the Readings for everyday of the Church's year. Patrick J. Breen, O.Carm.
Dublin: Columba Press. 2011. ISBN 978 1 85607 732 3. Reflections on the Readings for every day of the Church's year.

What we Believe: Understanding the Faith we share with the Saints. Patrick Mullins, O.Carm.
Dublin: Veritas. 2010. ISBN: 1847302149. What we Believe...  

The Mass: Understanding What's What. Patrick Mullins, O.Carm.
Dublin: Veritas. 2009. ISBN: 978 1 84730 201 4. The Mass: Understanding What's What

Meeting God: Carmelite Reflections & Prayers. The Irish Carmelites.
Dublin: Columba Press. 2007. ISBN: 1856075877. Meeting God: Carmelite Reflections and Prayers

At Worship with Mary: A Pastoral and Theological Study. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm.
Wilmington: Michael Glazier. 1988. ISBN: 0 89453 738 5.

Hidden Riches: The Eucharist in the Carmelite Tradition. Edited by Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Dublin: The Columba Press. 2005. ISBN: 1 85607 507 9. Hidden Riches: The Eucharist in the Carmelite Tradition

Ecclesia: A Theological Encyclopedia of the Church. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm.
Liturgical Press: Collegeville. 1996. ISBN: 0814658326. Ecclesia: a Theological Encyclopedia of...

Love in the Heart of the Church: the Mission of Thérèse of Lisieux. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm.
Veritas Publishers: Dublin. 1997. ISBN: 1853903914. Love in the Heart of the Church

Prayer - Insights from Saint Thérèse of Lisieux. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm.
Veritas Publishers: Dublin. 2000. ISBN: 1853905879. Prayer - Insights from Saint Therese of...

The Irish Carmelites (of the Ancient Observance). Peter O’Dwyer, O.Carm.
Carmelite Publications: Dublin. 1988. ISBN: 0904080021.

Towards a History of Irish Spirituality. Peter O’Dwyer, O.Carm.
Columba Press: Dublin. 1995. ISBN: 1856071243. Towards a History of Irish Spirituality

Introduction to Carmelite Spirituality. John Keating, O.Carm.
Columba Press. 1999. ISBN: 1856072746.

Living Prayer: Thoughts from the Catechism of the Catholic Church. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Veritas Publications: Dublin. 1996. ISBN: 1853902993.

The Funeral Book for Homilists and Presiders. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Twenty-Third Publications. 2000. ISBN: 1585950130. The Funeral Book for Homilists and...

A Cathedral Renewed. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
The Columba Press. 1998. ISBN: 1856072517. A Cathedral Renewed

Funeral Homilies. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
The Columba Press. 1998. ISBN: 1856072347. Funeral Homilies

Celebrating the Season of Advent. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Fowler Wright. 1986. ISBN: 0852441002.

Letters Liturgical. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Veritas Publications. 1988. ISBN: 1853900850.

The Prayer of the Faithful for Weekdays. Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Dominican Publications. 1985. ISBN: 0907271642.

Kinsale and the Carmelites - their story, their journey. Stan Hession, O.Carm.
Carmelite Publications, 1997. Available from: The Carmelite Friary, Kinsale, Co Cork, Ireland.


A good introduction to Carmelite Spirituality can be found in the following books:
The Carmelite Way: An Ancient Path for Today’s Pilgrim. John Welch, O.Carm.
Gracewing: USA, 1996. ISBN: 0852443110. The Carmelite Way

At the Fountain of Elijah: The Carmelite Tradition. Wilfrid McGreal, O.Carm.
Darton, Longman & Todd: London. 1999. ISBN: 0232522650. At the Fountain of Elijah



Carmelite Saints, Spirituality, etc.:
Desert Springs in the City: A Concise History of the Carmelites. Leopold Gleuckert, O.Carm.
Darien, Illinois: Carmelite Media. 2013. ISBN: 9781936742059.

Ascending the Mountain: The Carmelite Rule Today. Papers from the O.Carm/OCD Conference on the Rule of Albert held at Dalgan Park, August 2002. Edited by Eltin Griffin, O.Carm.
Dublin: Columba Press. 2004. ISBN: 1856074498. Ascending the Mountain: The Carmelite...

The Rule of Carmel.
“il Calamo:” Rome. 2000. ISBN: 8886148836.

In Communion with Mary: Our Heritage and Prospects for the Future. Proceedings of the Carmelite Mariological Seminar held at Sassone, Italy, 14-21 June 2001. Edizioni Carmelitane: Rome. 2003. ISBN: 8872880734.

The Lady of the Place: Mary in the History and in the life of Carmel. Emanuele Boaga, O.Carm.
Edizioni Carmelitane: Rome. 2001. ISBN: 8812880688.

Awakening Your Soul to the Presence of God: How to Walk With Him Daily and Dwell in Friendship With Him Forever. Kilian J. Healy, O.Carm.
Sophia Institute Press. 1999. ISBN: 0918477425. Awakening Your Soul to the Presence of God...

John of the Cross. Wilfrid McGreal, O.Carm. In the Great Christian Thinkers Series.

Praising God in Carmel: Studies in Carmelite Liturgy. James Boyce, O.Carm.

Saint John of the Cross: A Spirituality of Substance. Peter O. Slattery, O.Carm.
Alba House. 1994. ISBN: 0818906847. Saint John of the Cross : A Spirituality...

Spiritual Pilgrims: Carl Jung and Teresa of Avila. John Welch, O.Carm.
Paulist Press. 1982. ISBN: 0809124548. Spiritual Pilgrims : Carl Jung and...

Thoughts of St Thérèse: The Little Flower of Jesus Carmelite of the Monastery of Lisieux, 1873-1897. St Thérèse of Lisieux. Tan Books and Publishers. ISBN: 0895553449. Thoughts of Saint Therese


Resources for Schools and Parishes:
Meeting the God of Mercy: Penance, Confession, Reconciliation. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm., and Jude Groden, RSM.
McCrimmons Publishing Company Ltd. 2015. ISBN: 9780855977757.

Saint Paul - Teacher, Pupil Lover: A Resource for Schools and Parishes. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm., and Jude Groden, RSM.
St Paul's Publishing. 2009. ISBN: 0855976462. Saint Paul - Teacher, Pupil, Lover

With the Word of God - Lectio Divina: A Guide for Prayer in School, Home and Parish. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm., and Jude Groden, RSM.
McCrimmon Publishing Company Ltd. 2003. ISBN: 0855976462. With the Word of God...  

Masses with Young People. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm., and Jude Groden, RSM.
McCrimmon Publishing Company Ltd. 2006. ISBN: 0855976802. Masses with Young People  

Assemblies - Volume One: For Liturgical Seasons & School Occasions. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm., and Jude Groden, RSM.
McCrimmon Publishing Company Ltd. 1999. ISBN: 0855976152.

Assemblies - Volume Two: Feasts, Mary and the Saints. Christopher O’Donnell, O.Carm., and Jude Groden, RSM.
McCrimmon Publishing Company Ltd. 2000. ISBN: 0855976179. Assemblies: Feasts Mary and the Saints


Other books by Carmelites:
The Book of Job: A Short Reading. Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm.
Paulist Press. 1999. ISBN: 0809138891. Book of Job : A Short Reading

A Deeper Love: An introduction to Centering Prayer. Elizabeth Smith & Joseph Chalmers, O.Carm.
Burns & Oates. 1999. ISBN: 0860122883.

Master of the Sacred Page: Essays in Honor of Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm. on the Occasion of his Eightieth Birthday. Keith J. Egan, O.Carm., & Craig Morrison, O.Carm., Editors.
Carmelite Institute, Washington. 1997. ISBN: 0965691004.

New International Biblical Commentary: Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs. Roland Murphy, O.Carm., & Elizabeth Huwiler. Hendrickson Publishers. 1999. ISBN: 1565632214. Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs

New Jerome Biblical Commentary. Raymond E. Brown, Joseph A. Fitzmyer, Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm., Editors.
Geoffrey Chapman. 1990. ISBN: 0225665883. The New Jerome Biblical Commentary

New Jerome Bible Handbook. Raymond E. Brown, Joseph A. Fitzmyer, Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm.
Liturgical Press. 1992. ISBN: 0814622046. New Jerome Bible Handbook

Pastoral Foundations of the Sacraments: A Catholic Perspective. Gregory Klein, O.Carm., Robert A. Wolfe, O.Carm., Richard S. Ascough.
Paulist Press. 1998. ISBN: 0809137704. Pastoral Foundations of the Sacraments :...

Word Biblical Commentary: Proverbs. Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm.
Word Publishing. 1998. ISBN: 0849902215. Word Biblical Commentary Vol. 22,...

Experiencing our Biblical Heritage. Roland E. Murphy, O.Carm.
Hendrickson Publishers. 2001. ISBN: 1565634969. Experiencing Our Biblical Heritage

Christian Spirituality: Themes from the Tradition. Keith Egan, O.Carm, et al.
Paulist Press. ISBN: 0809136600. Christian Spirituality : Themes from the...


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