catholic library

1st-2nd Century

3rd-4th Century

Eusebius of Caesarea (c. 265-c. 340)

St. Athanasius (295-373)

St. Victorinus (d. 303)

St. Ephraim of Syria (c. 306-373)

St. Methodius of Olympus (d. 311)

St. Jerome (320-420)

Biblical Prefaces

St. Basil (329-379)

St. Cyril of Jerusalem (d. 386)

St. Gregory of Nazianzus (329-389)

St. Gregory of Nyssa (c. 335-395)

St. Ambrose (340-397)

St. Hilary of Poitiers (d. 368)

St. Cyril of Alexandria (378-444)

St. Patrick (385-461)

Desert Fathers (4th c.)

Aphraates (4th c.)

5th-9th Century

Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite (5th-6th c.)

St. Columba (521-597)

Romanos the Melodist (6th c.)

St. Gregory the Great (c. 540-604)

St. Maximus the Confessor (580-662)

St. Sophronious (ca. 600)

John of Damascene (676-749)

10th-14th Century

St. Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)

Peter Abelard (1079-1144)

St. Bernard of Clairvaux (1091-1153)

Guigo II (d. 1193)

St. Francis of Assisi (1182-1226)

Anonymous Authors (1250-1390)

St. Clare of Assisi (1194-1253)

St. Anthony of Padua (1195-1231)

St. Albert the Great (1200-1280)

St. Bonaventure (1221-1274)

Jordan of Saxony (1231-1234)

Meister Eckhart (c. 1260-1327)

Anonymous (c. 1260-1288)

Conrad of Saxony (d. 1279)

Blessed John Duns Scotus (1265-1308)

Dante Aligheri (1265-1321)

Jan van Ruusbroec (1293-1381)

Henry Suso (c. 1295-1366)

Gregory of Palamas (1296-1359)

Richard Rolle (1300-1349)

Johannes Tauler (1300-1365)

St. Bridget of Sweden (1303-1373)

Julian of Norwich (1343-1443)

Catherine of Siena (c. 1347-1380)

Walter Hilton (d. 1396)

Thomas a Kempis (1379-1471)

Anonymous English Author (14th-century)

St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)

Summa Theologica

Popular Works

15th-16th Century

17th-18th Century

20th-21st Century

Ralph McInerny (b. 1929)

Mother Trinity of Holy Mother Church (b. 1929)

Pope John Paul II (d. 2005)

Pope Benedict XVI (b. 1927)

Jewish Traditions