"Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and untried."
Resources for Adults
Ongoing formation is key to being Catholic and growing closer to God. The following resources are presented to assist with personal growth in your journey of faith.
Parish Library – Room #5 in the basement serves as our parish library. Books and DVDs
can be signed out by parishioners.
Formed – Blessed Sacrament has a parish subscription to Formed, a multimedia site offering a
variety of Catholic formation resources via web, mobile app or TV app. Content includes shows,
movies, ebooks, podcasts, talks, children’s programming, lectures, music, study series and
more. Select Blessed Sacrament from the parish list and create your own user profile.
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) – Sign up for daily reading emails or gain
access to a variety of resources and information about the Catholic Church in the United States.
Augustine Institute (Creator of Formed & Lighthouse Media)
Blessed Is She
Casting Out Fear
Catholic News Service
Coming Home Network (great for converts!)
Knights of Columbus
Legion of Mary
Lighthouse Catholic Media
National Catholic Reporter
Our Sunday Visitor
St. Paul Center
Virginia Catholic Conference
Bible – Catholic Study
Divine Office –Apple | Google
Formed – Apple | Google
Laudate – Apple | Google
Magnificat – Apple | Google
Pray – Catholic Novena App
Pray As You Go
All Things Catholic with Dr. Edward Sri
Bible in a Year with Father Mike Schmitz
Bishop Barron’s Sunday Sermons
Catechism in a Year with Father Mike Schmitz
Catholic Answers (4 different podcasts on this site)
Catholic Stuff You Should Know
Coffee & Catholics – A Catholic Women’s Talk Show
Father Mike Schmitz Catholic Podcast
Gathering Place (Blessed Is She)
Girlfriends with Danielle Bean
Road to Emmaus with Scott Hahn
Sunday Homilies with Father Mike SchmitzWord on Fire Show – Catholic Faith and Culture
*This is only a glimpse of Catholic podcasts that are available. Search on any podcast app to find hundreds of shows covering the faith in a variety of discussions.