Books for Catholic Men

Only God knows the good that can come about by reading one good Catholic book.”

St. John Bosco

Hero: Being the Strong Father Your Children Need

Author: Dr. Meg Meeker

Whether you know it or not, if you’re a dad, you’re a hero— that’s the message of bestselling author and pediatrician Meg Meeker.
Even if you’re struggling with all the demands of fatherhood, let Dr. Meeker reassure you: every man has it within him to be the hero father his children need. With simple step-by-step instructions and drawing on long experience—including her work with the NFL’s Fatherhood Initiative—Dr. Meeker shows you how to be the father you want to be and your children need you to be.

Man to Man, Dad to Dad: Catholic Faith and Fatherhood

Author: Brian Caufeld

“Despite our best efforts, these are still difficult days for men and for fathers,” writes Brian Caulfield, editor of a newly published collection of essays titled “Man to Man, Dad to Dad.”
Caulfield believes “the joys of fatherhood are many.” At the same time, he points out that “many questions and uncertainties” surround a father’s role today.
The “identity and duties” of men and of fathers “have been in flux for decades, and it is time for us to start building something new and better from the shifting sands of our culture,” he says.

Journey to Heaven: A Road Map for Catholic Men

Author: Randy Hain

Each hour of each day you are forming habits that shape your character and will determine where you will spend eternity. When your earthly life ends, it will be too late to change your destiny. In the midst of the hectic demands, busy schedules, and countless interruptions of every day, this book gives you the surefire, divinely instituted “apps” for becoming the man God wants you to be. Use them! Your family is counting on you.

Crossing The Goal – Spiritual Fitness Workout

Author: Danny Abramowicz

Former NFL all-pro wide receiver and coach, Crossing the Goal is a non-profit ministry whose mission is to call, equip and empower Catholic men to become and stay spiritually fit in their faith through the utilization of Spiritual Fitness Workouts.

Be A Man –Becoming the Man God Created You to Be!

Author: Father Larry Richards

Men are rediscovering the importance of the spiritual life. And Father Larry Richards is helping them do it. While some writers apply a one-size-fits-all approach to the Christian life, Father Richards draws on his many years of ministry and his own experience as a man to inspire other men as men.

No Man Left Behind (Paperback)

Author: The Central Texas Fellowship of Catholic Men

Your blueprint for building, running, and growing a thriving men’s ministry in your parish that will invigorate and inspire men like never before.

Every Man’s Journey (Paperback)

Author: James Campbell

Inspired by the life of St. Peter, this must-read will encourage men to explore and build on their strengths so they can become the men God created them to be.

Family, Faith & Football (CD)

Author: Philip Rivers

Through real-life stories from his experience on the field, NFL quarterback Philip Rivers inspires you to be a man of faith and raise a family centered on God.


Author: Catholic Men Chicago Southland

Catholic Men Chicago Southland fosters Catholic Men in personal holiness, to make Jesus Christ the center of our daily lives, and sponsors the Catholic Chicago Men's Forum, a Catholic Apostolate of Most Reverend Joseph N. Perry of Chicago. Executive Director, Frank J. Casella Vision: To Nurture Catholic Men's Spirituality in the Chicago Southland