Schoenstatt Literature in English

Pre-Schoenstatt (1899-1912)

Authors Title Edition
Brushstrokes of a Father Volume 1: The Storms of Youth Niehaus, Jonathan Brushstrokes of a Father Volume 1: The Storms of Youth  Waukesha, WI, USA

Founding Era (1912-1919)

The Growing Movement (1920-1941)

Authors Title Edition
Kentenich, Josef A pedagogy for an industrialized and revolutionary time
Kentenich, Josef Adress during the blessing of the MTA picture 14th October 1934
Childlikeness Before God Kentenich, Josef Childlikeness Before God Waukesha, WI, USA
Kentenich, Josef Congress for federation priests 13-17 January 1935
Kentenich, Josef Growing into a Deeper Prayer Life 
Kentenich, Josef Marian Education
Kentenich, Josef The Christian's Aim in Life Constantia, South Africa
The Marian Person Kentenich, Josef The Marian Person 
Kentenich, Josef The Marian Priest (The Swansong)

Koblenz and Dachau (1941-45)

Authors Title Edition
Kentenich, Josef Carmel Letters
Heavenwards Kentenich, Josef Heavenwards 6
Kentenich, Josef Marian Instrument Piety 2
Brushstrokes of a Father: 1939-1945 Tested by Fire Niehaus, Jonathan Brushstrokes of a Father: 1939-1945 Tested by Fire  1 Vallendar, Germany

Internationalization and Confrontation (1945-51)

The Exile (1952-65)

The Final Years (1965-68)

Compilation texts

Authors Title Edition
Christ My Life Kentenich, Josef Christ My Life  Cape Town, South Africa
God My Father Kentenich, Josef God My Father
He Exalts the Lowly Kentenich, Josef He Exalts the Lowly 1 Constantia, South Africa
In Covenant with the Blessed Trinity Kentenich, Josef In Covenant with the Blessed Trinity  Mumbai, India
Kentenich, Josef; Wolf, Peter (Ed.) In the School of the Apostle Paul 1 Waukesha, WI, USA
Joseph Kentenich - Collected Texts Volume 1 - Free and Wholly Human Kentenich, Josef Joseph Kentenich - Collected Texts Volume 1 - Free and Wholly Human
Kentenich Reader Volume 1: Meeting our Father Kentenich, Josef; Locher, Peter (Ed.); Niehaus, Jonathan (Ed.); Unkel, Hans-Werner (Ed.) Kentenich Reader Volume 1: Meeting our Father  Vallendar, Germany
The Gift of Purity Kentenich, Josef; Niehaus, Jonathan (Ed.) The Gift of Purity Waukesha, WI, USA
The Jewel of Purity Kentenich, Josef The Jewel of Purity  2 Waukesha, WI, USA
Kentenich Reader Volume 2: Studying our Founder Vautier, Paul Kentenich Reader Volume 2: Studying our Founder  Vallendar, Germany
Kentenich Reader Volume 3: Following our Prophet Vautier, Paul Kentenich Reader Volume 3: Following our Prophet  Vallendar, Germany

Biographies

Authors Title Edition
Feldmann, Christian God's Gentle Rebel Mumbai, India
Fenelon, Michael J. Richard J. Fenelon (1927-1976)  2, 2014 Vallendar, Germany
Joseph Engling Menningen, Alexander Joseph Engling  Waukesha, WI, USA
Joseph Kentenich - A Life for the Church Monnerjahn, Engelbert Joseph Kentenich - A Life for the Church Cape Town, South Africa
Brushstrokes of a Father Volume 2: Marian Trailblazer Niehaus, Jonathan Brushstrokes of a Father Volume 2: Marian Trailblazer Waukesha, WI, USA
Gilbert Schimmel - The End Crowns the Work Niehaus, Jonathan Gilbert Schimmel - The End Crowns the Work  Waukesha, WI, USA
Niehaus, Jonathan Karl's Diary: In His Own Words  Waukesha, WI, USA
Schlickmann, Dorothea M. The Hidden Years Waukesha, WI, USA
Uriburu, Esteban A Father to Many - The Life and Work of Father Kentenich  1 Cape Town, South Africa
A Hero Today Not Tomorrow Uriburu, Esteban A Hero Today Not Tomorrow  Cape Town, South Africa

Schoenstatt History

Authors Title Edition
Footsteps Pilgrimmage  Corpus Christi, TX, USA
Niehaus, Jonathan A History of Schoenstatt in the United States
A Movement in Chains Niehaus, Jonathan A Movement in Chains  1 Waukesha, WI, USA
New Vision and Life - the Founding of Schoenstatt Niehaus, Jonathan New Vision and Life - the Founding of Schoenstatt 2 Waukesha, WI, USA
The 31st of May Niehaus, Jonathan The 31st of May  1 Waukesha, WI USA
The Exile Legacy Book Niehaus, Jonathan The Exile Legacy Book  Waukesha, WI, USA
Visit to America Niehaus, Jonathan Visit to America  1 Waukesha, WI, USA
Sr. M. Thomasine Treese Introduction into Schoenstatt 3 - Covenant in the History of Schoenstatt  Waukesha, WI, USA

Schoenstatt Movement

Authors Title Edition
200 Questions about Schoenstatt Niehaus, Jonathan 200 Questions about Schoenstatt Waukesha, WI, USA
Schoenstatt Movement of the USA Membership Dedication  Waukesha, WI, USA

Spirituality

Authors Title Edition
Christian Life as Witness Frömbgen, Maria E. (Ed.) Christian Life as Witness  1, 1980 Waukesha, WI, USA
Boll, Günther Schoenstatt's Spirituality  Waukesha, WI, USA
Kentenich, Josef Faith in Divine Providence
Schoenstatt’s Covenant Spirituality Kentenich, Josef; Niehaus, Jonathan (Ed.) Schoenstatt’s Covenant Spirituality 2 with revised annotations Waukesha, WI, USA
The Family at the Service of Life Kentenich, Josef The Family at the Service of Life Bangalore, India
Schoenstatt's Everyday Spirituality Niehaus, Jonathan Schoenstatt's Everyday Spirituality Waukesha, WI, USA
The Birth of the Home Shrine Niehaus, Jonathan The Birth of the Home Shrine  2 Waukesha, WI, USA
Sr. M. Thomasine Treese Introduction into Schoenstatt 2 - Covenant in Salvation History  Waukesha, WI, USA
Sr. M. Thomasine Treese Introduction into Schoenstatt 4 - Schoenstatt Covenant of Love  Waukesha, WI, USA
To Find My Inner Balance - 9 Steps from Fr. Kentenich Stosiek, M. Nurit; Fischer, M. Kornelia To Find My Inner Balance - 9 Steps from Fr. Kentenich  1, 1998 Waukesha, WI, USA

Education

Authors Title Edition
Foundations of Education in the Home Niehaus, Jonathan Foundations of Education in the Home  Austin, TX, USA
Niehaus, Jonathan Foundations of Education in the Home Volume 2 Austin, TX, USA

Prayer

Authors Title Edition
Reflections on the Triune God
Margaret Fenelon Ecce Mater Tua - Behold, Your Mother  Milwaukee, WI, USA

Uncategorized

Authors Title Edition
Elena Lugo A Schoenstatt Perspective Waukesha, WI, USA
Engel, Anton On the heights of Mount Tabor
Heinrich Walter Father Joseph Kentenich - Founder of the international Schoenstatt Movement  Kehl am Rhein
Kentenich, Josef A Marian Lifestyle
Kentenich, Josef Africa report on Kubisch
Kentenich, Josef America report: Two parts: 1. America report [1948]. June - September. [Part one] / 2. America report [1948]., June - September., [Part two]
Kentenich, Josef Annual Convention of the Schoenstatts Women’s LeagueJan 3-6, 1951
Kentenich, Josef; Wolf, Peter (Ed.) Called – Consecrated – Sent 1 Waukesha, WI, USA
Kentenich, Josef Chronicle of the Senior Sodality, 1915-16
Kentenich, Josef Congress for the Family Union (Federation) 31 May - 4 June 1950
Kentenich, Josef Cor unum in Patre, 24 december 1967 to the Schoenstatt family
Kentenich, Josef Crowning week 1946, the tree pilgrimage graces
Kentenich, Josef Differents sermons in Milwaukee
Kentenich, Josef Digesting the destruction of Westerheim in the light of the Pilgrimage Graces
Kentenich, Josef Dimensions of the Liturgy: Theocentric, christomystical, ecclesial
Kentenich, Josef Disappointments in marital life Talks to couples on April 10, 1961
Kentenich, Josef Dismissal: “Ite missa est” – sending into our daily duties in the world
Kentenich, Josef Donum integritatis – the Gift of Inner Harmony, Divinisation of Human Nature
Kentenich, Josef Education and challenges of our times. [Conferences for educators, Part one of Grundriss einer neuzeiflichen Religionspadagogik] [1950]
Kentenich, Josef Education and the challenge of our times
Kentenich, Josef Education and the Challenge of Our Times Perspectives for Catholic Educators
Kentenich, Josef Ethos and Ideals in Education (1931)
Kentenich, Josef Every day sanctity [based on retreat talks by Fr. Kentenich]
Kentenich, Josef Every day sanctity [The simple way to God]
Everyday Sanctity, A Treatise on the Sanctification of Everyday Life Kentenich, Josef Everyday Sanctity, A Treatise on the Sanctification of Everyday Life
Kentenich, Josef Excerpt from May Opening (1968)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Aus dem Glauben leben (1964)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Correspondence with Professor Rademacher (1917)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Letter from Nueva Helvetia (1948)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from October Letter (1949)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from October Week (1967)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Propheta locutus est (1965) especially under the aspect of Vatican Council II
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Propheta locutus est (1966) especially under the aspect of Vatican Council II
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Seelenführerkurs 1928 über das Sexualproblem, August 26-31, 1928
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from The Secret of Schoenstatt´s Life
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from USA Tertianship (Tertianship for Pallottines in Milwaukee July-August 1952)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Various Sources (1966)
Kentenich, Josef Excerpts from Vorträge in der Schweiz, Talks by Fr. Kentenich on Marian Everyday Sanctity, January 21-22, 1939
Kentenich, Josef Exerpts from october letter 1949 (begin)
Kentenich, Josef Facing the Challenges of Priesthood
Kentenich, Josef Factors for Leaders to Keep in Mind In Cultivating Schoenstatt’s Life Process
Kentenich, Josef Father Kentenich to Prefect Joseph Fischer: August 1st 1916
Kentenich, Josef First and Only Lenten Sermon in Dachau 1943
Kentenich, Josef Foundations of Education in the Second Phase of Life  manuscript Waukesha, WI, USA
Kentenich, Josef Fr. Kentenich First and Last lenten sermon in Dachau 1943
Kentenich, Josef Fr. Kentenich in South Africa. [13.12.1947 -04.04.1948]
Kentenich, Josef From father Kentenich to Josef Fischer (May 22, 1916)
Kentenich, Josef General Principles of the Apostolic Movement
Kentenich, Josef Heaven as our Home: The Blessed Mother - the “Mother of our Home”
Kentenich, Josef Heavenwards: Life and Task for the Future (Confidence in God’s Victory and Universalism)
Kentenich, Josef How do I deal with my weaknesses? Four practical negative and positive rules
Kentenich, Josef I belong entirely to you!  You can count on me!  [12th may 1966]
Kentenich, Josef I go to the father, Sermon of Father Joseph Kentenich - 5 May 1963
Kentenich, Josef I go to the Father. [1963] Sermons on the farewell discourses of our Lord. May 5 - June 9, 1963
Kentenich, Josef In the Shadow of the Shrine
Kentenich, Josef January 20 [talk on Jan 20 / 1967]
Kentenich, Josef Jesus and Mary! April 19, 1914, Talk for the Founding of the Marian Sodality
Kentenich, Josef Knight of Mary, Apostle of Mary, Talk of May 10, 1914
Kentenich, Josef Lay spirituality: Matrimonial life – a way to God, Talk to couples, January 16, 1961, in: On Monday Evenings. Speaking to Families, vol 20, P. 19-29
Kentenich, Josef Listening to the Word of God – like Mother Mary
Kentenich, Josef Liturgical Everyday Sanctity
Kentenich, Josef Liturgy after the Council, The Ability to Celebrate the Liturgy
Kentenich, Josef Love and sacrifice
Kentenich, Josef Love for Mary and the Celebration of the Liturgy
Kentenich, Josef Marian education for marriage. [1933-34]
Kentenich, Josef Mary, model and mother of the Church
Kentenich, Josef Matri Ecclesiae, Talk by Fr. J. Kentenich, Rome, December 8, 1965
Kentenich, Josef Message from Fr. Joseph Kentenich to the Schoenstatt Family gathered in Essen, Germany for the 32nd Katholikentag (Congress of German Catholics), September 7, 1968
Kentenich, Josef Message to Essen, [September 7/1968] message to the Schoenstatt family gathered in Essen for 32nd congress of German Catholics
Kentenich, Josef; Boll, Günther (Ed.); Evanzin, Sr. M. Gertraud (Ed.); Wolf, Peter (Ed.) Moved by the Spirit 1
Kentenich, Josef My Queen, my Mother
Kentenich, Josef New Fathers - New World Constantia, South Africa
Kentenich, Josef New life for the new world.  [1966]
Kentenich, Josef Our Devotion to Mary and Contributions to the Capital of Grace
Kentenich, Josef Our founder speaks to us
Kentenich, Josef Our Spirituality: Marian, liturgical, patrocentric
Kentenich, Josef Pedagogical training course [1951] [October 2-10]
Kentenich, Josef Pentecost [talk on May 14/1967]
Kentenich, Josef Perspectives on the Formation of Youth (1926)
Kentenich, Josef Pre-founding Document, October 27, 1912 (excerpts)
Kentenich, Josef Priestly Everyday Sanctity
Kentenich, Josef Providentia Generalis - individualis
Kentenich, Josef Rediscovering the Father Mumbai, India
Kentenich, Josef Sanctus - Our “Citizenship is in Heaven ” (Phil 3,20)
Kentenich, Josef Schoenstatt's Instrument Spirituality Waukesha, WI, USA
Kentenich, Josef Schoenstatt’s three original pilgrimage graces
Kentenich, Josef Seed of a new world. [1953]. Talk for seminarians. Talks given to the students of Queen of Apostles Seminary in Madison on a day of Recollection in Milwaukee by Fr.Kentenich
Kentenich, Josef Sexual Pedagogical Concerns and Marian Devotion (1928)
Kentenich, Josef Sign of Light for the World Constantia, South Africa
Kentenich, Josef Silver Jubilee
Kentenich, Josef Since I Am Your Own 
Kentenich, Josef Spiritual Direction Course on Mysticism
Kentenich, Josef Statutes of the "Apostolic Movement for the propagation, defense and deepening of the Christian life"
Kentenich, Josef Talk for couples by Fr. Joseph Kentenich Milwaukee, 10th April 1961
Kentenich, Josef Talk for Schoenstatt Priests in Oberkirch, Germany
Kentenich, Josef Talk for the Schoenstatt Families on 13th July 1959 in Milwaukee
Kentenich, Josef Talk given on Silver Jubilee 15 August 1935
Kentenich, Josef Talk in the Shrine on Mount Schoenstatt, February 25, 1967
Kentenich, Josef Talk of 16.7.1967 in Dachau
Kentenich, Josef Talk of October 19, 1951 (excerpts), End of october week
Kentenich, Josef Talk on Mt. Schoenstatt, March 18, 1967
Kentenich, Josef Talk on the Particular Examination, December 1914
Kentenich, Josef Talk when F. Kentenich unveiled the Father Symbol, 30th October 1966
Kentenich, Josef Talks by Fr. Kentenich to the Founding Generation, October-November 1912
Kentenich, Josef Texts about heart shrine
Kentenich, Josef The birth of Home Shrine. [November 18 / 1963] this history of the development of the Home Shrine is based on personal interviews and the study of written documentation from three continents. Include “Founding Document” of the home shrine, 18th Nove
Kentenich, Josef The Christian’s Goal in life. [Reflections on childlikeness] 1937
Kentenich, Josef The Credo of Human Dignity
Kentenich, Josef The Essence and Form of the Personal Ideal
Kentenich, Josef The Eucharist in the Life of Everyday Saints
Kentenich, Josef The Eucharist – a Covenant of Love
Kentenich, Josef The Family
Kentenich, Josef The family [1950]., translation of excerpts from Retiro Para matrimonios, 1950. (Familientagung 1950 [Bund])
Kentenich, Josef The Father Symbol
Kentenich, Josef The garden of mary
Kentenich, Josef The God of Life – God of our Hearts – Heart Shrine
Kentenich, Josef The Great, the Little Mary
Kentenich, Josef The Heart is Open to Receive God’s Word
Kentenich, Josef The home shrine [18th November 1963]
Kentenich, Josef The Liturgy as a Symbol
Kentenich, Josef The Marian Character of Faith in Divine Providence
Kentenich, Josef The Meaning of Clothing – our Relationship to our Body
Kentenich, Josef The Nazareth Family
Kentenich, Josef The Paschal Mystery in Schoenstatt History and in our Lives
Kentenich, Josef The Penitential Rite, Human Beings in their Greatness – Human Beings in their Sinfulness
Kentenich, Josef The statutes of the apostolic federation, Hoerde, August 20, 1919
Kentenich, Josef The Talk of the 31st of May
Kentenich, Josef The third founding document (1944)
Kentenich, Josef The thirty-first Mai 1949 and our Marian Mission
Kentenich, Josef The Young People of the Future, Formed according to Mary’s Example
Kentenich, Josef Third Talk for the Schoenstatt Family in Dachau
Kentenich, Josef Today salvation has come to this House. [July 8/1967]
Kentenich, Josef Transfiguration
Kentenich, Josef Turowsik letter (1952) Mary the Educator
Kentenich, Josef Urgent Message - Prophetic Imperatives
Kentenich, Josef Value of the Bible and Introduction to Reading the Scriptures
Kentenich, Josef Various Sources (1966), The Importance of the Home Shrine, Germany, February 28 and April 24, 1966
Kentenich, Josef What is my Philosophy of Education? Cape Town, South Africa
Kentenich, Josef Why must we make sacrifices?
Kentenich, Josef Yes, Father
Klein, Joseph Maria Karl Leisner - For Christ and For Youth
Kley, Maria Father Josef Kentenich - Biografía novena
United with Her Kley, Maria United with Her  Constantia, South Africa
Kumanan, Antony Jesus my true friend Bangalore
Meier, Theo Mary, the Great Believer  Dublin, Ireland
Monnerjahn, Engelbert Schoenstatt: An Introduction  Waukesha, WI, USA
Niehaus, Jonathan Introduction to the Writings of Fr. Joseph Kentenich
Niehaus, Jonathan Perspectives on the Spiritual Direction of Youth (1926) Austin, TX, USA
Niehaus, Jonathan The Father's Game of Hide-and-Seek 
Niehaus, Jonathan The Translator's Helpmate: A German-English Schoenstatt Dictionary  Münster, Germany
Okereke Kingsley Kizito The Mystery and Challenges of the Catholic Pristhood in the Modern Times  1 Vallendar, Germany
Pereira, Benjamin The Unity Cross - A History, a Mission  1 Waukesha, WI, USA
Raidt, Edith Message and Mission of Schoenstatt  Bedfordview, South Africa
Schoenstatt Movement of the USA Build the Marian Father Kingdom for the Church  Waukesha, WI, USA
Schoenstatt Movement of the USA Great Hope In You  Waukesha, WI, USA
Schoenstatt Movement of the USA The Covenant: A Message, a Mission  Waukesha, WI, USA
Schoenstatt Sisters of Mary Love the Church  Waukesha, WI, USA
Mary Immaculate - Blueprint of the New Man Sr. M. Ludowika Mary Immaculate - Blueprint of the New Man  Constantia, South Africa
Sr. M. Pia The Axis of our Family History 
Vermeegen, Josef The Personal Ideal and Particular Examination  Constantia, South Africa
Weber Contributions to the Capital of Grace, Extracts from a group letter Tuebingen, 17 June 1920
Wolf, Peter Becoming a Shrine - Be Sacred to Him
Wolf, Peter Trust in the Breakthrough of the Holy Spirit