This section of our web site provides a variety of resources for use by ministers, catechists and anyone else looking to deepen their knowledge of and appreciate for the Salesian tradition. These can also be helpful for sharing Salesian spirituality with others.
Homily Helps are homiletic resources composed by the late William J. Dougherty, OSFS.
Sundays Salesian offers a Salesian perspective on some aspect or dimension of the Sunday Lectionary. Use them to generate ideas for preaching or as a possible focus for personal payer and reflection.
Spirituality Bulletins present the essence of each Salesian Perspectives pamphlets (without discussion questions or suggestions for further reading) in an 8 ˝ by 11 inch format that can be easily inserted and/or included in a bulletin, a newsletter or standard mailing.
Practical Holiness is a brochure written by Rev. John Crossin, OSFS and Sheila Garcia that offers a Salesian perspective on how to live the Gospel in everyday life.
Feast Day Prayers and Readings offers prayer and readings proper for the celebration of the Eucharist on the feasts of: St. Leonie Aviat, St. Francis de Sales, St. Jane de Chantal and St. Margaret Mary.
Salesian Images offers you the opportunity to explore much of Francis de Sales’ spiritual insights by an alphabetical compilation of many of the images he employed in his attempt to capture the imagination of the people of his day in his preaching, writing and catechizing.
Salesian Discipleship is a program offered by the De Sales Spirituality Center for establishing a core group to help develop/offering strategies and opportunities for helping others to learn, live and share Salesian spirituality in a ministry. This core group would serve as "go to people" upon whom you could reply to "run with" some of your apostolate’s efforts at offering Salesian spirituality to others
The Spiritual Directory offers a practical approach to developing the interior attitudes necessary to recognize the presence of God in all things, people and circumstances, attitudes that likewise assist us in our efforts to embody the humble, gentle love of neighbor so clearly demonstrated in the life of Jesus Christ.
A/V Resources is a file transfer protocol site for downloading ready-made, turn-key Salesian resources to be used in your apostolate.
Retreats section offers a number of resources for retreats, in particular: Retreats on the Run, an Advent Retreat and a Lenten Retreat.