How to Resist
Temptation - by Fr. Francis
- Tape set by Dr. Scott Hahn that goes through some very good Catholic
teaching on the history of sin and how sexual sin is the result
of deeper spiritual sins. Dr. Hahn's materials are available from St.
Joseph Communications (www.saintjoe.com)
as well as many others.
St. Catherine of
Sienna, Growing in Love - by
Ralph Martin. Another good tape set, this time based on the
writings and teachings of St. Catherine, another patroness of sexual
purity along with St. Maria Goretti.
- Tan Books - absolutely excellent resource, "meditations on the
interior life for every day of the liturgical year." Daily readings
take no more that 3-5 minutes and cover very good material from the
writings of the saints.
- St. Joseph Covenant Keepers and Family Life Center
run by Steve Woods.
Steve has a newsletter dedicated to what pornography is and how it is
affecting men and fathers, also with a modified 12 step on breaking
Morality in the Media
is a Catholic
website that has resources by Dr.
Judith Reisman, the foremost CATHOLIC expert on sexuality, among other
excellent authors. Also, her website (www.drjudithreisman.org)
has excellent white papers and many books for purchase including
"Kinsey: Crimes and Consequences the Red Queen and the Grand Scheme."
One white paper is very informative on just what pictorial pornography
does to the mind in "The
Psychopharmacology of Pictorial Pornography".
Also available on MIM
is the article by Paul J. McGeady, General Counsel of Morality in
Media, "The Harmful Effects
Protestant - but
My Beautiful Feeling - by
Walter Trobisch, is a collection of letters between Mr. & Mrs.
Trobisch and a young girl trying to overcome her habit of
masturbation. Very useful with some very good insights and strategies
to overcome this affliction.
This can be obtained at:
- by Steve Arterburn and Fred Stoeker with Mike Yorkey. A Protestant
book, but a very insightful look at this addiction With solid methods
of combat that every man can and should employ. Very good read and
useful study tool.
- by David Kyle Foster of Mastering Life Ministries. Also a Protestant
book, but a good scriptural look at Sexual addiction and deviancies
with solid Christian authorship.
An Affair of the
Mind - by Laurie Hall. A
Protestant converted to Catholicism after the book was released about
the wife's battle for her husband and family. An excellent resource
Don't Call it Love
- by Dr. Patrick Carnes, the foremost expert in the field of sexual
recovery. He has authored many books on the subject including "Out
of the Shadows". This is an
excellent resource for anyone to learn more about the
difficulties of the addiction.
Confronting Your Spouse's Pornography Problem
- by R.C. Reid and Dan Gray.