Pilgrim Reader Books .com     

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
 
 
Member IOBA
 
 
 

Catholic - Church History

Catholic - Church History

Click on Title to view full description

 
As the Tree Grows, Celebrating 100 Years of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Peterborough, 1890-1990.
1 As the Tree Grows, Celebrating 100 Years of the Sisters of St. Joseph, Peterborough, 1890-1990.
Lindsay, Ontario. John Dyell Company Limited. 1993 0969468326 / 9780969468325 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo - 24 x 25 cm.; iv - 492 pp. Starting as a small congregation in Lindsay, Ontario, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peterborough grew reaching into many Canadian provinces and into Brazil. First founded in 1650 in France by Monsignor Henri de Maupas and Reverend Jean Pierre Medaille, the Sisters of St. Joseph came to the United States first and then to Toronto in 1851. Full of history, photos, maps, footnotes. Green paper-covered boards, gilt spine lettering, pictorial and mapped endpapers. Bit of soiling on boards; binding sturdy, text pages clean. Light soiling on dust jacket. 29733 
Price: 36.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Millennium of Christianity in Ukraine: A Symposium.
2 Millennium of Christianity in Ukraine: A Symposium.
Ottawa. Ontario. Saint Paul University 1987 919261213 Softcover Very Good+ 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 303 pp. Contents (articles only): 1 - "The Baptism of Ukraine and Its Historical Significance" by Omeljan Pritsak, 2 - "Remaks" by Peter Savarin, 3 - "The Ukrainian Catholic Church: An Associated Church of the Catholic Communion" by Victor J. Pospishil, 4 - "The Origins of Monastic Life in Rus'-Ukraine" by Athanasius B. Pekar, 5 - "Church Brotherhoods and Ukrainian Cultural Renewal in the 16th and 17th Centuries" by Geiorges Gajecky, 6 - "Suppression de l'Eglise greco-catholique ukrainienne apres la deuxieme guerre mondiale en URSS et en Pologne - Une Comparison" by Bohdan Bociurkiw, 7 - "The Church of the Martyrs and the Ukrainian Millennium" by Alexis U. Floridi, 8 - "Search for religious Identity by Eastern Slavs, IX-XII Centuries" by Petro B. T. Bilaniuk, 9 - "Ukraine and the World: A Christian View" by Michael Bourdeaux, 10 - "Some Geometric Characteristic s of Ukrainian Chruch Architecture" by Radoslav Zuk, 11 - "La christianixat ion de la Rus'-Ukraine dans le contexte europeen" by Cyrille Mytrowytch, 12 - "The Ukrainian Patriarchate of Pope Gregory XVI" by Alexander Baran, 13 - "The Kyivan Church during the Councils of Florence and Brest" by Ihor Monczak, 14 - "Relations between Oriental Rite and Latin Rite Catholics in Canada" by Francis Morrisey. Plus 6 appendices. Illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and reproductions. The cover show some mild shelf wear while the interior is clean and the binding is tight and solid. 23507 
Price: 14.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Points of History. The Inquisition. The Albigenses and the Waldenses.
3 Points of History. The Inquisition. The Albigenses and the Waldenses.
Boston, Massachusetts Patrick Donahoe. Hardcover Fair 
32mo - 12.5 x 9 cm.; 260 pp. Title page continues with "The Massacre of St. Bartholomew. The Fifth of November; or, Gunpowder Plot. Galileo and the Inquisition. Religious Toleration a Question of First Principles." An interesting piece of Catholic apologetics published in the mid-nineteent h century. There is no copyright date on this copy only the following, "Reprinted from the London edition". It has been somewhat crudely but adequately rebound into black cloth-covered boards with marbled endpapers; the text block has been trimmed. Spine has some white paint on it, some soiling and wear on boards and corners, blank pages have various stampings and marks from previous owners, within the text is a little marginalia and underlining. A decent reading copy.; Ex-Library 26777 
Price: 40.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Faith of Catholics: Confirmed by Scripture and Attested by the Fathers of the First Five Centuries of the Church. Volume II.
4 The Faith of Catholics: Confirmed by Scripture and Attested by the Fathers of the First Five Centuries of the Church. Volume II.
New York. Fr. Pustet & Comapny. 1885 Hardcover Very Good 
8vo - 22.5 x 13.5 cm.; (4) - 505 pp. Textured green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and blind stamped decorative border rules on the head and tail edges of the front and back boards. This is volume 2 only of the 3 volume set. Topics covered in this volume are The Primacy of Peter and His Successors, The Sacraments (Baptism, Confirmation), The Eucharist, Communion in one Kind, Sacrifice of the Mass and an appendix to the Eucharist and the Sacrifice of the Mass. Previous onwer's small address label on the front free end paper (blacked out) and one more blacked out name on the tail margin of the contents page. The board fore corners and spine tips show moderate wear otherwise clean with a quite sound binding. 29924 
Price: 22.50 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Life (Lives) of the Jura Fathers: The Life and Rule of the Holy Fathers Romanus, Lupicinus, and Eugendus, Abbots of the Monasteries in the Jura Mountains.
5 The Life (Lives) of the Jura Fathers: The Life and Rule of the Holy Fathers Romanus, Lupicinus, and Eugendus, Abbots of the Monasteries in the Jura Mountains.
Kalamazoo, Michigan. Cistercian Publications. 1999 0879077786 / 9780879077785 Softcover Fine 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm; 240 pp. Cistercian Studies, No. 178. With footnotes, maps, bibliography, and indices. The title page continues: "With appendices: Avitus of Vienne, Letter XVIII to Viventiolus, Eucherius of Lyon, The Passion of the Martyrs of Agaune, Saint Maurice and His Companions, In Praise of the Desert. Translated, with an Introduction by Tim Vivian, Kim Vivian, Jeffrey Burton Russell, with the assistance of Charles Cummings, OCSO. Preface by Terrence Kardong, OSB; Foreword by Adalbert de Vogue, OSB". In 435, Romanus entered the forests of the Jura Mountains of eastern France for a life of solitude; he was followed by his brother, Lupicinus, and later by Eugendus. "This first English translation . . . supplies a chapter long missing in anglophone monastic history and conveys significant information of early Christian Gaul, its church, and the implantation of monasticism." A new, unread and unused book. 22902 
Price: 12.80 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Die Altesten Schriften Geilers von Kaysersberg., (Johann Geiler von Kaysersberg).
6 (Johann Geiler von Kaysersberg). Die Altesten Schriften Geilers von Kaysersberg.
Amsterdam Editions Rodopi 1965 Hardcover Very Good 
8vo - 22.5 x 16 cm.; cxxxxiii, 318, (8) pp. Text is in German and Latin. A xerographic copy of the original published in 1882. XXI Artikel, Briefe, Todtenbuchlein, Beichtspiegel, Seelenheil, Sendtbrieff, Bilger. Mit Erlaubniss der h. Congregation des Index herausgegeben von L. Dacheux. Bibliography, wood cut illustrations (facsimilies). Von Kaysersberg (1445-1510) was famous for his sermons (pulpit orator), worked within the Catholic Church to reform abuses. Usual library markings. Bound in red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on front and spine. Spine sunned, corners worn, binding a little shaken; text pages clean.; Ex-Library 13689 
Price: 28.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Our Catholic Heritage., A Benedictine Monk.
7 A Benedictine Monk. Our Catholic Heritage.
New York. Benziger Brothers. 1950 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; (6) - 344 pp. Light tan cloth over boards with brown lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "The story of every state in the United States, and the District of Columbia is told here together with the parallel development of the Catholic Church throughout the Satate's history." Hawaii and Alaska are not included as they were not states at the time of writing. Minor shelf wear to the spine tips of the book and the dust jacket has mild edge wear and the spine is sunned or darkened. 29770 
Price: 11.25 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Conciliorum Oecumenicorum Decreta., Alberigo, Josepho and Perikle P. Joannou, Claudio Leonardi, Paulo Prodi (editors) with Huberto Jedin as a consultant.
8 Alberigo, Josepho and Perikle P. Joannou, Claudio Leonardi, Paulo Prodi (editors) with Huberto Jedin as a consultant. Conciliorum Oecumenicorum Decreta.
Freiburg, Germany. Herder. 1962 Hardcover Near Fine 
12mo - 19.5 x 12 cm.; xxiii - 792 - 72 pp. Ecru coloured cloth over boards with black lettering on spine and front board. Edited by members of the "Centro di Documentazione Istituto per le Scienze Religiose" in Bologna. This is the "Editio Altera". The text is primarily in Latin with the exception of some of the earlier documents where the text is two columns per page, Greek on the left and Latin on the right. The last paginated section of some 72 pages and is composed of 6 separate indices. The volume shows the mildest of shelf wear to the externals, otherwise it appears to have been used very little if at all. 23217 
Price: 64.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Father Edmund Campion: A Briefe Historie of the Glorious Martyrdom of Twelve Reverend Priests., Allen, William Cardinal. (edited by Rev. J. H. Pollen SJ).
9 Allen, William Cardinal. (edited by Rev. J. H. Pollen SJ). Father Edmund Campion: A Briefe Historie of the Glorious Martyrdom of Twelve Reverend Priests.
Long Prairie, Minnesota. Neumann Press. 2000 1930873026 / 9781930873025 Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
8vo - 22 x 17 cm.; xxi - (3) - 139 pp. First published in 1582, this is a facsimile of the 1908 Burns & Oates edition held by the British Museum. Brown cloth with a faux leather finish and gilt lettering on the spine with gilt lettering and decoration on the front board. One burgundy book mark ribbon set into the headband. Continued from the title page: "With Contemporary Verses by the Venerable Henry Walpole, & the Earliest Engravings of the Martyrdom. Reprinted from the (probably unique) Copy in the British Museum, and edited by the Rev. J. H. Pollen SJ." Six engravings are present, one serving as a frontispiece. Most probably issued without a dust jacket. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. 29124 
Price: 40.50 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Ursulines., Aron, Marguerite.
10 Aron, Marguerite. The Ursulines.
New York. Declan X. McMullen Company. 1947 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
12mo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; xiii - 208 pp. Beige linen over boards with purple lettering on the spine. Translated from the original French by Mother M. Angela Griffin, OSU. A history of the teaching order founded by St. Angela Merici by Marguerite Aron, a well-respected French historian of the Catholic Church. The library markings are stamps on the front free end paper and the back paste down end paper along with tape stains from a long ago removed pocket on the back paste down end paper. The book shows mild shelf wear to the extremities.The unclipped dust jacket, a fragile affair, is worn on the edges with chips, closed tears, creases and light soiling.; Ex-Library 25209 
Price: 14.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Le pontificat de Pie IX (1846-1878). Volume 21 of Histoire de l'eglise depuis les origines jusqu'a nos jours., Aubert, R.
11 Aubert, R. Le pontificat de Pie IX (1846-1878). Volume 21 of Histoire de l'eglise depuis les origines jusqu'a nos jours.
Paris, France. Bloud & Gay. 1952 Hardcover Very Good 
8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; 510 pp. Marbled paper on boards with brown cloth and gilt lettering on spine. Marbled end papers. A professionally rebound softcover. The text is in French. This multi-volume series, of which this is volume 21, was founded by Augustin Fliche and Victor Martin. The book shows very mild wear to the externals with minor rubbing to the corners and the interior is clean with a sound binding. 21401 
Price: 20.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Jesuits., Aveling, J. C. H.
12 Aveling, J. C. H. The Jesuits.
New York. Dorset Press. 1987 0880291338 / 9780880291330 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; [6] - 398 pp. Light purple paper on boards, dark purple cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper. The dust jacket is sunned on the spine and the top edge of the front panel. Aveling is a former Anglican priest who converted to Catholicism under the guidance of the Jesuits. He was a Benedictine monk for 21 years and has specialized as a medieval and post-reformation historian. From the jacket, "An authoritative, balanced history of the most secret and most powerful of the Roman Catholic religious orders." This is the 2nd Dorset printing. 2478 
Price: 5.85 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The New Reformation: Recent Evangelical Movements in the Roman Catholic Church., Bain, John.
13 Bain, John. The New Reformation: Recent Evangelical Movements in the Roman Catholic Church.
Edinburgh, Scotland T. & T. Clark 1909 First Edition Hard Cover Fair with no dust jacket 
8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; viii - 309 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering and decorations with dark blue decorative stampings on spine and front board. Some underlining and marginalia (not a lot but 'tis there) in the first 34 pages. Inked notes and stampings on both front and back end papers. The binding is tight and the external wear is very moderate being confined mainly to the spine crown and heel. A quite serviceable reading copy with a solid binding. 7985 
Price: 6.80 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Saints Mary and Michael at Bonds, Garstang: A History., Bamber, R. N. (Bill)
14 Bamber, R. N. (Bill) Saints Mary and Michael at Bonds, Garstang: A History.
Bonds, Garstang, Lancashire, England Saints Mary and Michael. 1994 Softcover Very Good+ 
8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 100 pp. A parish history with illustrations and bibliography. A nice, clean copy of this saddle-stapled booklet. 19707 
Price: 8.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
L'Ordre Hospitalier de Saint-Jean-de-Dieu au Canada., Bastien, Hermas
15 Bastien, Hermas L'Ordre Hospitalier de Saint-Jean-de-Dieu au Canada.
Montreal Les Editions Lumen. 1947 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 20 x13.5 cm.; 209 pp. Approbations present. Text is in French. Photos. Some sunning on card stock covers, yapped edges have small tears; binding sturdy, text pages clean. 19372 
Price: 16.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Ma vie pour mes frères., Bea, Augustin.
16 Bea, Augustin. Ma vie pour mes frères.
Quebec Editions Paulines 1971 0888400101 / 9780888400109 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; 414 pp. Text is in French. Notes spirituelles 1959-1968 publiees sous la direction de Stjepan Schmidt, sj, avec le Profil spirituel de l'auteur par les Benedictines de Lisieux. Preface du cardinal Willebrands. Blue cloth-covered boards with red lettering on front and spine. Text block edges lightly foxed, penciled library numbers on front free endpaper and stamped on title page; binding sturdy, text pages clean.; Ex-Library 16880 
Price: 9.60 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
A Cloud of Witnesses: An Introductory History of the Development of Christian Doctrine., Bell, David N.
17 Bell, David N. A Cloud of Witnesses: An Introductory History of the Development of Christian Doctrine.
Kalamazoo, Michigan Cistercian Publications 1989 0879077093 / 9780879077099 Softcover Fine Illustrated by Alice Duthie-Clark 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 212 pp. Cistercian Studies Series number 109. Index. A general, basic introduction to the development of Christian doctrine for the nonspecialist. A new and unread / unused book. 9900 
Price: 5.20 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Ecclesia Spiritualis, Kirchenidee und Geschichtstheologie der Franziskanisc hen Reformation, Benz, Ernst
18 Benz, Ernst Ecclesia Spiritualis, Kirchenidee und Geschichtstheologie der Franziskanisc hen Reformation
Darmstadt, Germany Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft. 1969 Hardcover Very Good 
8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 481 pp. First published in 1934, this is a reprint. Text is in German. Benz was a German theologian and philosopher. Index. Blue cloth-covered boards with gilt spine lettering. Former owner's name on front free endpaper, otherwise, a clean, sturdy copy. 25313 
Price: 32.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
D'Ou Viennent les Moines?, Etude Historique., Besse, R. P. Dom.
19 Besse, R. P. Dom. D'Ou Viennent les Moines?, Etude Historique.
Paris, France. Librairie Bloud Hardcover Good 
16mo - 16.5 x 10.5 cm.; 62 pp. Text is in French. Science et Religion, Etudes pour le temps present. Dom Besse, Benedictin de l'abbaye de Liguge. Blue paper-covered boards with cloth spine and silver spine lettering. Some lifting of a layer of the blue paper on front board; library markings consist of a card pocket on back endpaper, library stamp and markings on title page; binding tight.; Ex-Library 16875 
Price: 7.20 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Voyage of the Churchship Star, 1870., Bishop Kelly. (Rt. Rev. James Butler Knitt Kelly).
20 Bishop Kelly. (Rt. Rev. James Butler Knitt Kelly). The Voyage of the Churchship Star, 1870.
St. John's, Newfoundland. The Newfoundland Provincial Archives. 1973 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 47 pp. Saddle-stapled booklet. A reprint of the log of Bishop Kelly as he circumnavigated Newfoundland in 1870 on board the church ship, "Star", visiting the various communities in his far flung diocese. Light soiling to card stock covers; text pages clean. 17088 
Price: 8.00 CDN
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  NEXT >   Skip 10 >>


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@pilgrimreaderbooks.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie