Suggested reading for more about Celtic Christianity

Christ of the Celts by John Philip Newell

Listening for the Heartbeat of God by John Philip Newell

A New Harmony by John Philip Newell

Anam Cara by John O’Donohue

The Celtic Way by Ian Bradley

The Celtic Way of Evangelism by George G. Hunter III

Celtic Christian Spirituality by Mary C. Earle

Celtic Christianity by Timothy J. Joyce

Celtic Daily Prayer by the Northumbria Community

The writings of Pelagius

The Confession of Saint Patrick and Letter to Coroticus by John Skinner and John O’Donohue

Books I haven’t yet read, but intend to

Wisdom of the Celtic Saints, by Ed Sellner

Water from an Ancient Well, by Kenneth McIntosh

How The Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland’s Heroic Role from the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe, by Thomas Cahill

Life of St. Columba, by Adomnan of Iona; translated by Richard Sharpe

Suggested reading for more about Christian Spirituality

Spiritual Formation by Henri Nouwen

The Wounded Healer by Henri Nouwen

Meeting Jesus Again for the First Time, by Marcus Borg

Other Christian writers

A New Kind of Christianity: Ten Questions That Are Transforming the Faith
by Brian McLaren

Phyllis Tickle

Anne Lamott

D.L. Mayfield

Rob Bell

Diana Butler Bass

Marcus Borg

Walter Brueggemann

Frederick Buechner

Tony Campolo

Shane Claiborne

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jim Wallis

Children of God Storybook Bible, by Desmond Tutu




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