Hospice Patients Alliance: Patient Advocates





Restoring the Culture of Life
(The Ethics of Life in Healthcare and Society)
Recommended Reading




  • The Holy Bible
  • Architects of the Culture of Death, by Donald De Marco
        and Benjamin Wiker, Ignatius Press, 2004
  • The City of God, by St Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, 354 - 430 A.D.
  • The Confessions, by St Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, 354 - 430 A.D.
  • The Cost of Discipleship, by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, originally 1937, Touchstone Press/Simon & Schuster, 1959
  • Devoutly I Adore Thee, The Prayers and Hymns of St Thomas Aquinas,
        by St Thomas Aquinas, translated and edited by Robert Anderson and
        Johann Moser, Sophia Institute Press, Manchester, NH, USA
  • The Four Cardinal Virtues - Prudence, Justice, Fortitude, Temperance,
        by Josef Pieper, Univ of Notre Dame Press, 1966
  • Francis and Clare: Saints of Assisi, by Helen Walker Homan, Ignatius Press, 1994
  • The Gnostic Religion, the message of the alien God and the beginnings
        of Christianity
    , by Hans Jonas, Beacon Press, 1958
  • Great Lion of God, by Taylor Caldwell, Doubleday & Co., 1970
  • A History of Philosophy, by Frederick Copleston, S.J., Image/Doubleday Press,
        1962, originally published 1944
  • History of Ethics, by Vernon J Bourke, Axios Press, 2008
  • The Interior Castle, or "The Mansions," by St Teresa of Jesus (Avila), of the Order of
        Our Lady of Carmel, Spain, (originally 1577)
  • The Odyssey, by Homer, Simon & Brown, 2012 (originally likely 8th Century BC)
  • Of True Religion, by St. Augustine, Bishop of Hippo, 354 - 430 A.D.
  • The Practice of the Presence of God The Best Rule of a Holy Life, by Brother Lawrence,
        (orginally late 1600s), Scroll Publishing, 2007
  • Right and Reason, by Austin S.J. Fagothey, The C.V. Mosby Company,
        St. Louis, MO, USA, 1963
  • A Short History of Philosophy, by Robert C Solomon & Kathleen M Higgins,
        Oxford University Press, 1996
  • Smoke on the Mountain: an interpretation of the Ten Commandments,
        by Joy Davidman, Westminster John Knox Press. 1985
  • Summa Theologica, by St. Thomas Aquinas, of the Dominican Order, 1274
  • St. Bernadette Soubirous: 1844-1879, by Abbe Francois Trochu,
       Tan Books and Publishers, 2009
  • St Thomas Aquinas "The Dumb Ox", by G K Chesterton,
      Sam Tarode Book Arts, Nashville, TN 2010 (originally 1933)
  • A Tour of the Summa, by Paul J Glenn, Tan Books and Publishers, Rockford, IL 1960
  • The Way of Perfection, by St Teresa of Jesus (Avila), of the Order of
        Our Lady of Carmel, Spain, (originally 1565) Dover Publications, 2012
  • Written on the Heart - The Case for Natural Law, by J Budziszewski, InterVarsity Press, 1997

as well as:

  • Against All Hope: A Memoir of Life in Castro's Gulag,
        by Armando Valladares, Encounter Books, 2001
  • Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments with Truth,
        by Mohandas Karamchand (Mahatma) Gandhi, Beacon Press, 1929
  • Escape from Slavery: The True Story of My Ten Years in Captivity and My Journey
        to Freedom in America
    , by Francis Bok, St. Martin's Griffin Press, 2004
  • I am David, by Anne Holm, Sandpiper Press, 2004
  • Laogai, the Chinese Gulag, by Harry Wu, Westview Press, 1992
  • The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing And The Psychology Of Genocide,
        by Robert J Lifton, Basic Books, 2000
  • The Nazi Doctors and the Nuremberg Code: Human Rights in Human Experimentation,
        edited by George J. Annas and Michael A. Grodin, Oxford Univ Press, 1995.
  • One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovic, by Alexander Solzhenitsynin,
        NAL Trade edition, 2009
  • Roots, by Alex Haley, Doubleday publishers, 1974
  • Schindler's List, by Thomas Keneally, Simon & Schuster, 1982
  • Seeds of Deception: Exposing Industry and Government Lies About the Safety
        of the Genetically Engineered Foods You're Eating
    ,
        by Jeffrey M Smith, Yes! Books, 2003
  • Stealth Euthanasia: Healthcare Tyranny in America, by Ron Panzer,
        Hospice Patients Alliance, 2011
  • Tortured for Christ, by Pastor Richard Wurmbrand, Living Sacrifice Book Company, 1998