Follow the St. Josemaria Institute Book of the Month as we unpack a new title and go deeper into the teachings and spirit of St. Josemaria Escriva each month. This year, our curated titles explore our themes for 2022: The Year of the Family & Passionately Loving the World. For practical steps to get started on your spiritual reading plan, listen to our podcast Spiritual Reading for Your Interior Life.

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August 2022: “Insights” by Peter Haverty

This “little book on Christianity” introduces us to some of the mysteries of Christianity through the insights the author has collected from his many years of reading, studying, and preaching in the spirit of St. Josemaria Escriva. In the Introduction, Fr. Haverty explains that “… the Christian teaching is composed of mysteries because it concerns supernatural things and therefore, we cannot fully understand them. This does not mean to say we cannot have some inkling of what they are about. These insights then, are meant to be just that – some kind of insight into Christian mysteries.”



Marriage: A Christian Vocation
St. Josemaria Escriva

Amoris Laetitia
Pope Francis

The Conversion of the Children of God
St. Josemaria Escriva

Interior Freedom
Fr. Jacques Philippe

Real Mercy: Mary, Forgiveness & Trust
Fr. Jacques Philippe

Divine Insights: St. Josemaria’s New Mediterraneans
Lucas Buch

Passionately Loving the World
St. Josemaria Escriva

Fr. Peter Haverty

Holiness Through Work
Msgr. Fernando Ocáriz

He Calls, We Answer
Borja de León

Scatter My Darkness
Fr. John Henry Hanson, O. Praem

Call Him Father
Fr. Edward Maristany


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