Whether you enjoy history or biography our list of recommended Catholic books has something for everyone.
- 1 Gifting a Book for a Christening
- 2 Family Orientated Books
- 3 Books Every Adult Should Own
- 4 Books for Adults to Relax and Read
- 5 Accessories for Easy Reading
Gifting a Book for a Christening
What better way to enhance your child, or those children around you with the gift of knowledge. A Christening represents the beginning of a one’s journey towards faith and belief. Gifting a book as a child’s Christening present allows them to read and study the faith and belief on their own terms. Signing the cover of this book, or the inside of a page allows them to cherish this gift from you every time they pick it up.
Babies First Bible
Title: My First Bible and Prayers
A gift that grows with the child is their very first bible. The bright colours, and joyful stories of this bible appeal to younger children. This bible teaches them aspects of faith, trust and honesty while still being lighthearted.
The following Bible includes popular stories from both the Old and New Testaments. The perfect introduction into the Catholic religion. This Bible is a hardcover book ensuring that it will last many years with the child you gift it to.
Title: God Bless You and Goodnight
There are no better books than the ones that can be read and shared amongst family members. ‘God Bless You and Goodnight’ is the perfect book to read to your little one before bedtime. The perfect gift for any young child is this picture book that gently touches on the blessings from God in a colourful and meaningful way.
Family Orientated Books
Sharing a book as a family allows quality time to be spent together. Teaching your children how to pray from an early age allows them to feel empowered. Praying as a family and reading religious based books enables the whole family to gain wisdom on the topic and allows everyone to increase their knowledge on the topic at the same pace.
This book contains Catholic prayers suited to be read as a family or group. ‘The Catholic Family Book of Prayers’ has sixty different prayers with unique artwork throughout the entirety of the book.
Teaching Your Children Faith
Title: Your Catholic Family
A book suited to parents and grandparents that will help with ideas to introduce and explore faith with their family. This book also has some activities that parents or grandparents can share with their children and grandchildren.
Books Every Adult Should Own
A list of Catholic related books that every adult should read at some point in their lifetime.
Title: Catholic Book of Prayers
A popular prayer book for everyday use. A well made prayer book with flexible binding and large font that is easily read by all ages.
Title: Douay-Rheims Bible
A genuine, black leather bible with the most accurate English translation to date. This bible is one that will last you a lifetime.
Books for Adults to Relax and Read
Title: Why I am Catholic
A best selling book by Brandon Vogt on his journey of faith and discovery. This book provides all Catholics with a reminder of their strong beliefs. ‘Why I Am Catholic’ allows Catholics to confirm their faith while living in a sometimes sceptical culture.
Title: Why We’re Catholic
A book suited to Catholics who would like to strengthen their faith. ‘Why We’re Catholic’ is a collection of evidence and explanations written by Trent Horn that confirms the belief of the Catholic religion.
Title: A Life Beyond Amazing
“There is a way to experience a better life”. A Book that details nine important decisions that will change your life. ‘A Life Beyond Amazing’ is an easy read for a Sunday afternoon that explores nine character qualities that will take us forward in life.
Accessories for Easy Reading
Often small, low cost accessories will help you save time while learning the Catholic faith in depth. Below are some Catholic reading related accessories that may interest you.
Rainbow Bible Indexing Tabs for 7-12 inch Bibles.
These tabs allow you to mark out your Bible to suit your needs. The perfect tool for those who are studying the Bible in depth.
The perfect rest for any Catholic books allowing you to read with ease. These book rests can be purchased in a variety of colors.
Golden stamped, leather zip cases are useful for carrying Rosary beads.