Links & Resources

The Prayer of Abandonment

THE PRAYER OF ABANDONMENT The well-known "prayer of abandonment" is often the first, or even only, thing people know about Charles de Foucauld. They frequently find it both challenging and deeply meaningful or consoling. Lsr Kathy recounts how it came into being:
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The death of Brother Charles

the last photo of Charles de Foucauldthe last photo of Charles de FoucauldThis is a historical account of the circumstances surrounding the death of Charles.  read more »

A Way of Love-Learn about the Lay Fraternity of Brother Charles

An updated leaflet giving the main outline of the spirituality of members of the Lay Fraternity of Blessed Brother Charles of Jesus.
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Leaven in the Dough, Contemplative prayer in everyday life with Charles de Foucauld and Rene Voillaume

Fr Jose Recondo gives us first hand insight into the writings of Fr Rene Voillaume on contemplative prayer following Jesus of Nazareth.
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Charles de Foucauld, Journey to Tamanrasset by Antoine Chatelard

'The originality of this book is that it introduces us with ruthless honesty to the inner turmoil that this exceptional man of the twentieth century went through in his search to faithfully answer the call of 'Jesus, the Workman of Nazareth'.
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The Legacy of Charles de Foucauld

Site initiated in USA but with world wide links, news and information on the life and spirituality of blessed Charles de Foucauld.  read more »

Charles de Foucauld: On being a friend

Br Charles' hospitalityBr Charles' hospitalityFather Tony Philpot, a close friend of our community for many years and member of the Jesus-Caritas priests' fraternity, one of the groups in the spiritual family of Charles de Foucauld, shared some thoughts on the witness of Brother Charles to a group of little sisters gathered in Rome this year, for a time of renewal and prayer.
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Space in the City-Going for Gold 23May 2012 Talk on Br Charles, Spiritual Greats of the 20th Century (text and recording)

Link to Space in the city Website-Going for Gold,23rd May 2012, Spiritual Greats of the 20th Century - an ecumenical initiative in Winchester.

Sister Catharine presents the life and spirituality of Charles de Foucauld.  read more »

From Jesus Caritas Trial Issue 1958. The greatest Commandment

Jesus Caritas October 1958Jesus Caritas October 1958

Introduction to this first trial version of Jesus Caritas.  read more »