Adapted from the Fathers of Mercy website. Also available as a pdf: Websites-Orthodox-Catholic

Catholic Websites

*All Websites listed are Catholic unless noted otherwise

Roman Catholic Information

Official Vatican Website – Papal & Vatican Documents; News & Information

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops – Documents; Diocesan Websites; Movie Reviews

Hierarchy of the Catholic Church – Information on Dioceses & Bishops worldwide

Catholic Teaching: Sacred Scripture

The Holy Bible New American Version

The Holy Bible Douay-Rheims Version

Catholic Teaching: Sacred Tradition

The Fathers of the Church (New Advent)

Early Church Fathers – 38 Volumes of Edinburgh edition Online [Non-Catholic Site]

Church Fathers – Additional Texts [Non-Catholic Site]

Catholic Teaching: St. Thomas Aquinas, “The Angelic Doctor”

St. Thomas Aquinas: Summa Theologica (New Advent)

St. Thomas Aquinas: Summa Contra Gentiles

Catholic Teaching: The Magisterium (Teaching Authority) of the Church

Sixteen Documents of the Second Vatican Council

The Catechism of the Catholic Church

Encyclical Letters of Pope Paul VI

Encyclical Letters of Pope John Paul II

Encyclical Letters of Pope Benedict XVI

Sacred Liturgy

Vatican: Liturgical Year – Papal Homilies during the Liturgical Year

Adoremus — A Journal for Authentic Liturgical Renewal

Magnificat — Devotional Magazine with Mass texts and daily prayers

St. Michael Hymnal — Hymnal used by the Fathers of Mercy

Vatican II Hymnal — Hymnal with Sunday Mass readings, used by the Fathers of Mercy

Mass Times — Mass Times Directory for the United States

Apologetics and Catechesis

Catholic Answers — Apologetics Information & “Catholic Answers Live”

Defenders of the Catholic Faith – Stephen Ray (Books & “In the Footprints of God” Videos)

Beginning Catholic Apologetics — San Juan Catholic Seminars

Scott Hahn — St. Paul School for Biblical Theology

Surprised By Truth — Apologetics & Conversion Stories

Coming Home Network – Help for Converts & Those thinking of Converting

Father Fran Peffley – Apologetics & Audio Tapes

Eternal Life — Catechetics (They Work with the Fathers of Mercy)

Rebuttals to Attacks on Jesus Christ & the Catholic Church

Book: The Da Vinci Hoax

Article: “The Da Vinci Code, the Catholic Church and Opus Dei”

NY Times Article: “The Last Word; The Da Vinci Con” [New York Times]

Jewish Roots of Catholicism & Outreach to Jews

Second Exodus – Jewish Roots of Catholicism; Apologetics

Remnant of Israel – Outreach to Jews

Association of Hebrew Catholics

Ronda Chervin – Books by the Noted Jewish-Catholic Writer

Eucharistic Adoration

Real Presence Association – Founded by Fr. John Hardon; in Partnership with Fathers of Mercy

The Holy Eucharist Booklet

League of Eucharistic Guardians – Adoration Apostolate for the Philippines & Southeast Asia


Priests for Life – Information and Resources for all aspects of the Pro-Life Movement

Humanae Vitae Priests Website – Information & Resources for Priests & Seminarians on Promoting Humanae Vitae

Human Life International – Educational Resources & International Pro-Life Efforts

American Life League – Political Action for Life

National Catholic Bioethics Center – Information on Catholic Teaching on all Life Issues

National Catholic Bioethics Center – End-of-Life Decision Guide

The Gift Foundation – Promoting the Gospel of Life

The Nurturing Network – Help for Women with Unplanned Pregnancies

Birthright – Help for Pregnant Women [Non-Catholic Site]

The Gabriel Project – Help for Pregnant Women

Crisis Pregnancy Centers Online — Directory of 1900 Crisis Pregnancy Centers [Non-Catholic Site]


Pope Paul VI: Humane Vitae

Couple to Couple League – Natural Family Planning

One More Soul – NFP-only Physicians & Information; Dr. Janet Smith’s tapes

Pope Paul VI Institute – Authentically Catholic Medical Institute for Fertility Problems

Edith Stein Foundation – Medical Information on Contraception & Fertility Issues

Microsurgical Vasectomy Reversals [Non-Catholic Site]

BGCO (Bride and Groom Communication Online) – Help for Engaged Couples Preparing for Marriage

Retrouvaille – For Troubled Marriages

The Alexander House – For Rebuilding & Strengthening Marriages

Women for Faith and Family

Catholic Helps for Post-Abortion Trauma

Rachel’s Vineyard Retreats – Catholic Post-Abortion Healing Retreats

Hope After Abortion/Project Rachel – Catholic Post-Abortion Ministry

Hope After Abortion Kentucky/Rachel’s Vineyard of Bowling Green – Catholic Post-Abortion Retreats in Kentucky

Confraternity of Our Lady of Mercy – Seeking Holiness After Abortion

After Abortion – The Elliot Institute: Post-Abortion Information [Non-Catholic Site]

Abortion Hurts Women – Post-Abortion Information [Non-Catholic Site]

Silent No More – Campaign by Post-Abortive Women to Speak Out about their Abortions [Non-Catholic Site]

Hope Monument – Post-Abortion Healing [Non-Catholic Site]

Catholic Helps for Addictions

The Spirituality of the Twelve Steps – Tapes by Fr. Emmerich Vogt, O.P.

12-Step Review – For Catholics Struggling with Addictions

Calix Society – For Catholic Alcoholics living Sobriety

True Knights – For Men Fighting (Internet) Pornography Addictions

Bishop Loverde’s Pastoral Letter, “Bought with a Price” – On the Evil of Pornography

Bishop Finn’s Pastoral Letter: “Blessed are the Pure in Heart” – On Evil of Pornography

Catholic Helps for Homosexuals & their Families

Courage – For Catholics with Homosexual Attractions

Encourage – For Catholics who have Family Members with Homosexual Orientations

Emmaus Ministries – Out-reach to Male Prostitutes [Non-Catholic Site]

Catholic Helps for Troubled Youths

Covenant House – Crisis Care for Youths under 21

Catholic Prison Ministries

Dismas Ministry – Outreach to both Prisoners and Victims of Crime

Russell Ford: The Missionary’s Catechism – Former Prison Inmate & His Ministry to men and women in prison

Catholic Psychology and Therapy

Conrad Baars – Truly Catholic Psychology for Emotional Disorders

Catholic Therapists – Referrals to Therapists who conform to Teachings of the Catholic Church

Association of Christian Therapists [Non-Catholic Site]

Inner/Spiritual Healing & Dangers of the Occult

Institute of the Holy Spirit

Article: “Harry Potter & the Death that Follows” (by Fr. Jim Costigan, CPM)

Prayers for Deliverance and Inner Healing

Catholic Media – Audio & Video

EWTN – Eternal Word Television Network – Videos by: Fr. Bill Casey and Fr. Wade Menezes

EWTN Radio

EWTN – Watch or Listen on the Internet!

Ignatius Productions – An Apostolate of Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J.

St. Joseph Communications – Audio Tapes by: Fr. Bill Casey, C.P.M.

Shrine of St. Jude: Fr. Brian Mullady, O.P. – Audio CDs by a Great Teacher of the Catholic Faith

Catholic Media – Books

Ignatius Press – Books, Videos and More

Ignatius Productions – An Apostolate of Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J.

Sophia Institute Press — Books (Classic Catholic Works)

Scepter Press – Books (Navarre Bible, St. Josemaria Escriva &; Opus Dei)

St. Augustine Press – Books (Dumb Ox Books – St. Thomas Aquinas & more)

Ascension Press – Books; Audio & Video Products

Cistercian Publications – Books by Church Fathers; Monastic Spirituality

St. Vladimir Seminary Press – Books by Church Fathers; Icons [Russian Orthodox Site]

Catholic Periodicals

L’Osservatore Romano

National Catholic Register

Envoy Magazine

This Rock Magazine

Catholic News Online

Zenit News Service – Catholic News

Spirit Daily – Catholic News

LifeNews — Pro-Life News [Non-Catholic Site]

Catholic Entertainment and Inspiration

Cameron Productions – “I Do Believe” – Matthew & Tatiana Cameron: Inspirational Musical Programs, CDs & DVD – “I Thirst: The Crucifixion Story” [Matthew is the Brother of one of the Fathers of Mercy]

Marie Bellet – Catholic Mother and Singer

Michael John Poirier – Catholic Singer

Act One – Catholic Screenwriting Program

Bella – Pro-Life Movie

Catholic Education

Holy Apostles Seminary Cromwell, Connecticut [Seminary used by the Fathers of Mercy]

Other Seminaries known for their Orthodoxy

Pontifical College Josephinum Columbus, Ohio

Mount St. Mary’s Emmitsburg, Maryland

St. Joseph’s Seminary “Dunwoodie” Yonkers, New York

St. Charles Borromeo Seminary Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

St. John Vianney Theological Seminary Denver, Colorado

Sacred Heart Major Seminary Detroit, Michigan

St. Gregory the Great College Seminary Diocese of Lincoln, Nebraska

Catholic Colleges & Universities Loyal to the Magisterium of the Catholic Church – Undergraduate Programs

Christendom College Front Royal, Virginia – Five of our Priests are Graduates of Christendom

College of St. Mary Magdalen Warner, New Hampshire

Thomas Aquinas College Santa Paula, California

Franciscan University of Steubenville Steubenville, Ohio

Ave Maria University Naples, Florida

Thomas More College New Hampshire

Aquinas College Nashville, Tennessee

College of Our Lady of Corpus Christi Corpus Christi, Texas

Benedictine College (Atchison, Kansas)

Wyoming Catholic College Lander, Wyoming

Campion College Sydney, Australia

Catholic Distance University – Online Studies

Catholic Colleges & Universities Loyal to the Magisterium of the Catholic Church – Graduate Programs

Notre Dame Graduate School of Christendom College Alexandria, Virginia

St. Augustine Institute Denver, Colorado

John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage & Family Washington, D.C.

Dominican House of Studies Washington, D.C.

Franciscan University of Steubenville Ohio

Ave Maria University Naples, Florida

Support for Catholic Higher Education

Cardinal Newman Society – Dedicated to the Renewal of Catholic Higher Education

Fellowship of Catholic University Students – Truly Catholic Outreach on College Campuses

Private Catholic Schools

National Association of Private Catholic and Independent Schools (NAPCIS) – Find a Private Catholic School loyal to the Magisterium

Kolbe Academy (Napa, California) – Founded by the Parents of a Priest of the Fathers of Mercy

Holy Cross Academy (Oneida, New York)

Catholic Home-Schooling

Kolbe Academy Home School – Founded by the Parents of a Priest of the Fathers of Mercy

Seton Home School

Mother of Divine Grace

Catholic Heritage Curricula

Catholic Montessori Schooling

Montessori for Catholics

Catholic Montessori – Montessori Resources

Good Shepherd Catholic Montessori School – Cincinnati, Ohio [The Sister of one of the Priests of our community teaches there]

Maria Montessori – A short biography

Montessori: Catechesis of the Good ShepherdNon-Catholic Site; The Foundress and her Method is Catholic/Thomistic

Catholic Youth Sites

Youth 2000 USA – Eucharistic-centered Youth Prayer Weekends

Dead Theologian Society – Catholic Youth Ministry focused on the Saints

Militia Immaculata (MI) Youth – Youth branch of St. Maximilian Kolbe’s Militia Immaculata

Magdalen College Summer Program

Christendom College Summer Program

For Lay Catholics Seeking Holiness – Spiritualities & Apostolates

Opus Dei – Secular Consecrated Life

Miles Jesu – Lay Consecrated Life; Conferences

Legion of Mary – World’s Largest Lay Apostolate

Apostolate for Family Consecration – Catholic Familyland

Confraternity of Our Lady of Mercy — Seeking Holiness After Abortion

For Lay Catholics Seeking Holiness – Prayer Groups

Oratory of Divine Love – St. Catherine of Genoa & Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR

Militia Immaculata – Founded by St. Maximilian Kolbe

For Lay Catholics Seeking Holiness – Catholic Conferences

Fullness of Truth – Catholic Conferences & Evangelization

Living His Life Abundantly – Women’s Conferences; Books, Audio & Videos

Catholic Resource Center – Conferences & Radio Programs

Call to Holiness – Conferences

Devotional Websites

Divine Mercy Sunday

Padre Pio Devotions

St. Therese of the Child Jesus, “The Little Flower”

Confraternity of Penitents

International Pilgrim Virgin of Fatima

Recommended Catholic Charities

Aid to the Church in Need

Catholic Medical Mission Board

Food for the Poor

Catholic Near East Welfare Association

Ukrainian Catholic Educational Foundation

Aid to the Church in Russia

Good Counsel Homes — Homes for Unwed Mothers – New York area

Saint Gianna Home — Home for Unwed Mothers – North Dakota

Visitation House — Home for Unwed Mothers – Massachusetts [Chairman is a Friend of the Fathers of Mercy]

Other Catholic Links

CatholiCity – Information, Discussion Groups, Links

Catholic Online – Information, Discussion Groups, Links

The Catholic Shop – Catholic Books and Religious Articles

New Advent – Catholic Encyclopedia (Classic 1917 edition)