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The Imitation of Christ (Thomas a Kempis) – pdf, text, audio

Uniformity with God’s Will (St. Alphonsus de Liguori) – pdf, text, audio; or read online here; or audiobook here: part 1part 2

Humility of Heart (Fr. Gaetano M. da Bergamo) – pdf, text

The Way of Salvation and of Perfection (St. Alphonsus de Liguori) – pdf; also here

Abandonment to Divine Providence (Jean-Pierre de Caussade) – pdf, text, audio

Trustful Surrender to Divine Providence (St. Claude de la Colombiere) – pdf

Letter to the Friends of the Cross (St. Louis Marie de Montfort) – pdf; or read online here; or audiobook here: part 1part 2

The Spiritual Combat (Fr. Lorenzo Scupoli) – pdf, text, kindle format; or audiobook here (12 parts)

The Practice of the Love of Jesus Christ (St. Alphonsus de Liguori) – pdf; or heretext, kindle format

Preparation for Death (St. Alphonsus de Liguori) – pdf; or audiobook here (various parts)

The Art of Dying Well (St. Robert Bellarmine) – pdf, text, kindle; also pdf here; or audiobook version here

An Easy Way to Become a Saint (Fr. P. O’Sullivan) – audiobook (4 parts)

The Practice of Perfection and Christian Virtues (Fr. Alphonsus Rodriguez) – pdf, text, kindle format (both volumes); or here Vol I (doc format) and Vol II (doc format)

Introduction to the Devout Life (St. Francis of Sales) – pdf, text, audio; audiobook also here (various parts)

The Treatise on the Love of God (St. Francis de Sales) – read online; or audiobook here

The Ladder of Divine Ascent (St. John Climacus) – pdf

Little Book of Eternal Wisdom (Bl. Henry Suso) – pdf, text, ibook

Calamities, Chastisement and the Love of God (St. Alphonsus de Liguori) – pdf, text, kindle

The Practice of the Presence of God – The Best Rule for Holy Life (Brother Lawrence) – pdf, text, audio

On Loving God (St. Bernard of Clairvaux) – pdf, text, audio; or read online here

Holiness of Life (St. Bonaventure) – pdf; or audiobook here

The Holy Ways of the Cross (Henri-Marie Bouden) – pdf; or kindle format here

The Interior Life (Fr. J. Tissot, St. Francis de Sales) – pdf, text, kindle format

The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola (St. Ignatius) – pdf, text, audio

The End of This Present World and the Mysteries of the Life to Come (Fr. Charles  Arminjon) – pdf, text

A Sinner’s Guide (Ven. Luis de Granada) – pdf

A Memorial of Christian Life (Ven. Luis de Granada) – pdf, text, kindle format

All for Jesus: The Easy Ways of Divine Love (Fr. F. G. Faber) – pdf, text, kindle format

Growth in Holiness, Or The Progress of the Spiritual Life (Fr. F. G. Faber) – pdf, text, kindle format

On Union with God (St. Albert the Great) – pdf, text, kindle format; or audiobook here

Jesus Appeals to the World (Fr. L. Sales, Sr. Consolata Betrone) – pdf

The Littlest Way of Love: Message from the Heart of Jesus to Sr. Consolata Betrone (Fr. L. Sales) – pdf

The Way of Divine Love, or, The Message of the Sacred Heart to the World (Sr. Josefa Menendez) – pdf

As I Have Loved You (Fr. J. Kearney) – audiobook (12 parts)

The Difference Between Temporal and Eternal (Fr. E. Nieremberg) – pdf

My Daily Bread: Meditations (Fr. A. Paone) – pdf, text, kindle format; or audiobook here (various parts)

Prayer: The Great Means of Salvation and of Perfection (St. Alphonsus) – read online; or audiobook (various parts – all links here)

Prayer, the Key of Salvation (Fr. M. Mueller) – pdf, text, kindle format; or audiobook here (various parts)

How to Be Happy, How to Be Holy (Fr. P. O’Sullivan) – audiobook (8 parts) – on prayer

Prayer: Its Necessity, Its Power, Its Conditions (Fr. F. Girardey) – audiobook

Prayer, the Great Means of Grace – audiobook: part 1part 2

The Ways of Mental Prayer (Dom V. Lehodey) – pdf, text, kindle format

An Easy Method of Meditation (Fr. F. X. Schouppe) – pdf

A Golden Treatise of Mental Prayer (St. Peter of Alcantara) – pdf, text

Holy Wisdom: Directions for the Prayer of Contemplation (Fr. Augustine Baker) – pdf; or read online here

Progress Through Mental Prayer (Fr. E. Leen) – read online

The Practice of Mental Prayer (Fr. R. de Maumigny) – pdf, text, kindle format

The Three Ages of the Interior Life (Fr. Garrigou-Lagrange) – read online

Christian Perfection and Contemplation (Fr. R. Garrigou-Lagrange) – pdf

Spiritual Maxims (J. N. Grou) – pdf

The Paths of Goodness: Some Helpful Thoughts on Spiritual Progress (Fr. E. F. Garesche) – pdf

Solid Virtue: On the Obstacles to Solid Virtue, the Means of Acquiring, and Motives for Practicing It (Fr. Bellecius) – pdf

The Following of Christ (Fr. J. Tauler) – pdf, text, kindle format; or read online and pdf here

The Friendship of Christ (Mons. R. H. Benson) – audiobook; or read online here

Sufferings Sanctified – audiobook: part 1part 2

The Agonizing Heart – Salvation of the Dying, Consolation of the Afflicted (Fr. F. R. Blot) – pdf, text, kindle: volume Ivolume II

The Cloud of Unknowing (Anonymous, 14th cent.) – audiobook

The Wisdom of the Desert (James O. Hannay) – pdf, kindle format; or read online here

Light and Peace: Instructions for Devout Souls to Dispel Their Doubts and Allay Their Fears (Fr. C. G. Quadrupani) – audiobook; or read online and pdf here

Directorium Asceticum: Guide to the Spiritual Life (Fr. G. B. Scaramelli) – vol. Ivol. IIvol. IIIvol. IV

Manual of Christian Perfection (Fr. G. B. Scaramelli; P. J. Stockman) – pdf, text, kindle format

Manual of Self-Knowledge and Christian Perfection (Fr. J. H. Schagemann) – pdf, text, kindle format

Three Fundamental Principles of the Spiritual Life (Fr. M. Mechler) – pdf, text, kindle format

The Foundations of the Spiritual Life (Fr. J. J. Surin) – pdf, text, kindle format

The spiritual doctrine of Father Louis Lallemant (Fr. L. Lallemant, Fr. F. W. Faber) – pdf, text, kindle format

Spiritual Theology (Fr. Jordan Aumann) – pdf, text, kindle format

The Spiritual Life: A Treatise on Ascetical and Mystical Theology (Fr. A. Tanqueray)– pdf, kindle

The Mystical Evolution (Fr. J. G. Arintero) – pdf: volume Ivolume II

A Manual of Mystical Theology (Fr. A. Devine) – pdf, text, kindle format

Remember, or, Thoughts on: The End of Man, The Four Last Things, The Passion of Our Lord, Human Suffering, Humility and Patience (Fr. F. X. Lasance) – pdf

My Spiritual Exercises (Fr. J. Kearney) – audiobook (various parts)

Meditations on the Mysteries of Our Holy Faith (Fr. Luis de la Puente) – vol. Ivol. IIvol. IIIvol. IVvol. Vvol. VI

Perfect Contrition: The Golden Key to Paradise (Fr. J. de Driesch) – pdf; or audiobook here: part 1part 2

Perfect Contrition (Fr. F. Quirijnen) – pdf

Attention Catholics! (Helpful Reminders for Catholics Living in the Modern Confusion) – pdf