Charles de Foucauld: Writings

Charles de Foucauld's wrote:

  • to help him concentrate when praying;
  • many letters to family, friends and enquirers;
  • an account of his early exploration of Morocco
  • and, later in life, his studies of the Tuareg language and culture.

Some of these writings are publicly available:

Quoting Brother Charles
Many of Brother Charles' best known and often quoted phrases are taken from his letters to others or meditations written for his own use. See the Thoughts of Brother Charles for examples.
Books by Charles de Foucauld
There are books available which collect together some of the writings of Brother Charles.