Bibliography Resources for Spirituality in Marriage and Family Life
A Family Perspective in Church and Society: A Manual for all Pastoral Leaders. Washington DC: United States Catholic Conference, 1988.
Anderson, Herbert. The Family and Pastoral Care. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1984.
Axe, Kevin. “What Every Marriage Needs.” US Catholic May, 1998: 17-21.
Berends, P. Coming to Life: Traveling the Spiritual Path in Everyday Life. San Francisco: Harper, 1990.
Boyer, Ernest. Finding God at Home: Family Life as Spiritual Discipline. San Francisco: Harper, 1988.
Cunningham, J. & Scanzoni, L. Handbook of Family Life Education: The Practice of Family Life Education. Newbury Park, CA: Sage, 1993.
D'Antonio, W.V. “The American Catholic Family: Signs of Cohesion and Polarization.” Journal of Marriage and the Family 47 (1985): 395-405.
Dew, R. The Family Heart: A Memoir of When our Son Came Out. Reading, MA: Addison Wesley, 1994.
Doherty, W. The Intentional Family: How to Build Family Ties in our Modern World. Reading, MA: Addison- Wesley Publishing Company, Inc., 1997.
Durka, G., & Smith, J. Family Ministry. Minneapolis: Winston Press, 1980.
Foster, C. The Family Patterns Workbook. New York: Putnam Publishing Group, 1993.
Gallagher, C. et al. Embodied in Love: Sacramental Spirituality and Sexual Intimacy. New York: Crossroad, 1986.
Geromel, G. Family Spirituality: New Hope and Strength to Withstand the Forces of Today's Society. Hauppauge, N.Y.: Living Flame Press, 1987.
Hays, E. Prayers for the Domestic Church: A Handbook for Worship in the Home. Leavenworth, KS: Forest of Peace Books, 1993.
Hubbard, H. “Developing a Family Perspective in Society and in the Church.” Origins 15 (9) (1985): 315-321.
Imber-Black, E., & Roberts, J. Rituals for our Times: Celebrating, Healing, and Changing our Lives and Relationships. New York: HarperCollins, 1993.
John Paul II. On the Family: Apostolic Exhortation. Washington, DC: USCC, 1982.
Kehrwald, L. Caring that Enables: A Manual for Developing Parish Ministry. New York: Paulist Press, 1991.
Kelly, Brian. “Family Theory Lends Support to Spirituality.” Human Development 17(2) (1996): 43-7.
Leckey, Delores. The Ordinary Way: A Family Spirituality. New York: Crossroad, 1982.
Levoy, Gregg. Callings: Finding and Following an Authentic Life. New York: Three Rivers Press, 1997.
Linn, Matthew., Fabricant, Sheela., & Linn, Denis. Healing the Eight Stages of Life. New York: Paulist Press, 1988.
McDonald, Patrick. & McDonald, Claudette. “Spirituality in Marriage.” The Catholic World May/June 1995: 111-15.
McDonald, P. & McDonald, C. “A Spirituality for Married Life.” Human Development 15(2) (1994): 38-41.
Millis, Diane. “Family Spirituality.” Praying: Spirituality for Everyday Living June, 1998: 4-7.
Millis, Diane. “Learning from Relationships.” Sisters Today 70(2) (1998): 92-7.
Millis, Diane. “Who is our guest?: Reflections on Benedictine Hospitality.” Ecumenical People, Programs, Papers, Occasional Papers No. 52 (1999): 7-11.
Nelson, G.M. To Dance with God: Family Ritual and Community Celebration. New York: Paulist Press, 1986.
Nouwen, Henri. “Spirituality and the Family.” Weavings 3(2) (1988): 6-12.
Osborne, K. “The Theology and Spirituality of Marriage.” The Catholic World May/June 1995: 120-25.
Radford Ruether, Rosemary. “An Unrealized Revolution: Searching the Scripture for a Model of the Family.” Christianity and Crisis 43 (1983): 399-404.
Radford Ruether, Rosemary. Christianity and the Making of Modern Family. Beacon Press, 2000.
Roberts, William. “Toward a Post-Vatican II Spirituality of Marriage.” Christian marriage and family: Contemporary theological and pastoral perspectives (Michael Lawler and William Roberts, Eds.) pp. 125-140. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press.
Rubio, J. A Christian Theology of Marriage and Family. New York, NY: Paulist Press, 2003.
Rubio, J. “Does Family Conflict with Community?” Theological Studies 58(4) (1998): 597-618.
Satir, Virginia. Peoplemaking. Palo Alto, CA: Science and Behavior Books, 1988.
Scott, K. & Warren, M., eds. Perspectives on Marriage. New York: Oxford University Press, l993.
Sellner, E. Father and Son: Time Lost, Love Recovered. Notre Dame, IN: Ave Maria Press, 1995.
Taylor, Brian C. Spirituality for Everyday Living. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1989.
Teague, W. "What is a Christian Family?" Weavings 3(2) (1988): 26-31.
Timmerman, J. Sexuality and Spiritual Growth. New York: Crossroad, l993.
Whitehead, Evelyn Eaton and James D. Whitehead. “Identity: Vocation and Marriage.” In Gloria Blanchfield Thomas (Eds.), Contemplating Marriage Reader (pp. 55-70). Kansas City: Sheed and Ward, 1995.
Wright, W. Sacred Dwelling. Leavenworth, KS: Forest of Peace Publishing, 1994.
Wright, W. Seasons of a Family's Life: Cultivating the Contemplative Spirit at Home (Families and Faith Series). San Francisco, CA: Joseey-Bass, 2003.
Wynn, J. Family Therapy in Pastoral Ministry: Counseling for the nineties. San Francisco, CA: Harper Collins, 1991.
Vocation - Parenting
Berends, P.B. Whole Child / Whole Parent. San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1987.
Berends, P.B. Gently Lead: How to Teach Your Children About God While Finding Out for Yourself. San Francisco, CA: Harper Collins, 1992.
Berry, J. Godly Play: A Way of Religious Education. New York: HarperCollins, 1991.
Bogot, H.I. “Making God Accessible: A Parenting Program.” Religious Education 83 (1988): 510-517.
Carroll, D. Spiritual Parenting. New York: Paragon House, 1990.
Cavalletti, S. The Religious Potential of the Child. Ramsey N.J.: Paulist Press, 1983.
Chandler, P. & Burney, J. Sharing the Faith With Your Child: From Birth to Age Six. Liguori TimMO: Liguori Publications, 1984.
Coles, R. The Spiritual Life of Children. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
Grasso Fitzpatrick, J. Small Wonder: How to Answer Your Child's Impossible Questions About Life. New York: Viking Penguin, 1994.
Grasso Fitzpatrick, J. Something more: Nurturing Your Child's Spiritual Growth. New York: Penguin Books, 1991.
Hagen, P., & LoPiccolo Jennett, V. MOMS: A Personal Journal. San Jose: Resource Publications, 1992.
Heller, D. Talking to Your Child About God: A Book for Families of all Faiths. New York: Bantam, 1987.
Hoffman, E. Visions of Innocence: Spiritual and Inspirational Experiences of Childhood. Boston: Shambala, 1992.
Lee, C. “Parenting as Discipleship: A Contextual Motif for Christian Parent Education.” Journal of Psychology and Theology 19 (1991): 268-277.
Linthorst, A. Mothering as a Spiritual Journey: Learning to Let God Nurture Your Children and You Along with Them. New York: Crossroad, l993.
McGinnis, J. & McGinnis, K. Parenting for Peace and Justice: Ten Years Later. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1990.
Pedersen, M. & Burney, J. Sharing the Faith With Your Child: From Age Seven to Fourteen. Liguori, MO: Liguori Publications, 1984.
Rosman, S. Spiritual Parenting: A Sourcebook for Parents and Teachers. Wheaton IL: Quest books, 1994.
Taylor, J. Innocent Wisdom. New York: Pilgrim Press, 1989.
Westerhoff, J. Bringing up Children in the Christian Faith. San Francisco, CA: Harper Collins, 1980.