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Canada's Unemployed: The Crisis of Our Times.
1 Canada's Unemployed: The Crisis of Our Times.
Toronto, Ontario. Archdiocese of Toronto 1983 0969086326 / 9780969086321 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xiv, 220 pp. Report of the Hearing Panel on "Ethical Reflections on the Economic Crisis". The hearings were a response to a document of the same name published by the Episcopal Commission of Social Affairs (Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops). Panel members were Dr. George Ignatieff, Father Willaim Ryan, S.J., Judge Lucien Beaulieu, Dr. Reva Gerstein, and John Fraser. Appendices includes an index of submissions. Title page stamped with former owner's name; binding tight, text pages clean. 14548 
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The Christian Family Apostolate: The Catholic Social Life Conference, First Regional Conferences 1960, Addresses.
2 The Christian Family Apostolate: The Catholic Social Life Conference, First Regional Conferences 1960, Addresses.
Ottawa, Canada Canadian Catholic Conference 1960 Soft Cover Good 
8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; 214 pp. The texts of 28 addresses given at the four Regional Conferences (Charlottetown, Banff, Regina, Peterborough) during 1960. Subjects ranged from "Environmental Obstacles to Christian Family Living" to "The Lay Apostolate and the Priest" to "Credit Unions". Tan card-stock wraps with black lettering. The covers are soiled with mild edge wear. The head margin of the last 4 pages show soiling that does not affect any text.; Ex-Library 6260 
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Called to Give Life: A Sourcebook of the Blessings of Children and the Harm of Contraception., Adams, Jason T.
3 Adams, Jason T. Called to Give Life: A Sourcebook of the Blessings of Children and the Harm of Contraception.
Dayton, Ohio. One More Soul. 2003 Softcover Fine 
4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; vii - 149 pp. Foreword by Archbishop Charles J. Chaput OFMCap. Three principal sections; Foundations, Homilies and Pastoral Considerations. An as-new and unused volume. 29591 
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The Culture of Bible Belt Catholics., Anderson, Jon W. and William B. Friend.
4 Anderson, Jon W. and William B. Friend. The Culture of Bible Belt Catholics.
New York. Paulist Press. 1995 0809135744 / 9780809135745 Softcover Near Fine 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; v - 303 pp. From the back cover: "This book is the outgrowth of a research project attempting to identify the cultural charateristics of Roman Catholics in the Bible Belt South - the area from Virginia to eastern Texas and Oklahoma in which Catholics make up less than 4 percent of the population". Contents: 1 - "An Ethnographic Overview of Cultural Differences of Bible Belt Catholics" by Jon W. Anderson, 2 - "Pastoral Reflections on Cultural Differences of Bible Belt Catholics" by William B. Friend, 3 - "Theological Reflections on an Anthropological Study of Bible Belt Catholics and Their Culture" by Donald W. Buggert, 4 - "Catholic Imagination and Inflections of Church in the Contemporary South" by Jon W. Anderson, 5 - "Metaphors of Church and Community in Central Texas Catholic Gatherings" by Gwen Kennedy Neville, 6 - "Catholic Aesthetics in the South: An Anthropolog ical Approximation" by Gary W. McDonogh, 7 - "A Cultural Reading of Literature on the Catholic Church in the South" by Paul E. Murray, 8 - "Annotated Bibliography of Literature Relevant to Catholic Southerners" . The book shows a whisper of wear to the edges of the covers, else fine. 25491 
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La femme dans l'église., Arnold, Francois. Xavier.
5 Arnold, Francois. Xavier. La femme dans l'église.
Paris, France. Editions Ouvrieres. 1955 Softcover Very Good 
12mo - 19 x 14 cm.; 142 - (2) pp. Beige wraps with red and black lettering. First published in German as "Die frau in der Kirche" in 1948. No accreditation is given for the translation. Four pages of bibliographical notes. F. X. Arnold was the rector of the University of Tubingen at the time of writing. Library stamp on the front and back cover and on the fore edge margins of several pages not affecting any text. Otherwise the book is clean with a sound binding and showing minor shelf wear and light browning to the covers.; Ex-Library 28301 
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Ut Sint unum: Appels aux Apôtres de l'Unité., Arsenault SV., Simon.
6 Arsenault SV., Simon. Ut Sint unum: Appels aux Apôtres de l'Unité.
Quebec City, Quebec. Editions Caritas. 1953 Softcover Very Good 
12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; 190 pp. The text is in French. Preface by Mgr. Lemieux. Pere Arsenault is a Vincentian priest (Institut des Frères de Saint-Vincent de Paul). The library markings are stamps on the front cover, the first page and 3 or 4 places in the interior on page margins. The covers show only mild shelf wear. Many pages are unopened on the head and fore edges, hence unread.; Ex-Library 28358 
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Stone Soup: Reflections on Economic Injustice., Arsenault, Kevin; Gregory Baum, Michel Beaudin, Mary Boyd, Leonard Desroches, Vivian Labrie, Andre Myre, Guy Paiement, Richard Renshaw, Priscilla Solomon.
7 Arsenault, Kevin; Gregory Baum, Michel Beaudin, Mary Boyd, Leonard Desroches, Vivian Labrie, Andre Myre, Guy Paiement, Richard Renshaw, Priscilla Solomon. Stone Soup: Reflections on Economic Injustice.
Toronto, Canada Paulines 1998 2920912259 / 9782920912250 Softcover Fine 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 251 pp. A collection of essays by various authors on how to improve the socio-economic situation in our world. Put together by the Canadian Religious Conference and the Jesuit Centre for Social Justice and Faith. Preface by Betty Berrigan, CSJ and Introduction by Richard Renshaw, CSC. 5180 
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Stone Soup: Reflections on Economic Injustice., Arsenault, Kevin; Gregory Baum, Michel Beaudin, Mary Boyd, Leonard Desroches, Vivian Labrie, Andre Myre, Guy Paiement, Richard Renshaw, Priscilla Solomon.
8 Arsenault, Kevin; Gregory Baum, Michel Beaudin, Mary Boyd, Leonard Desroches, Vivian Labrie, Andre Myre, Guy Paiement, Richard Renshaw, Priscilla Solomon. Stone Soup: Reflections on Economic Injustice.
Toronto, Canada Paulines 1998 2920912259 / 9782920912250 Softcover Fine 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 251 pp. A collection of essays by various authors on how to improve the socio-economic situation in our world. Put together by the Canadian Religious Conference and the Jesuit Centre for Social Justice and Faith. Preface by Betty Berrigan, CSJ and Introduction by Richard Renshaw, CSC. An unread copy. 10030 
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Living off the Land; a Spirituality of Farming, Baltaz, Diane P.
9 Baltaz, Diane P. Living off the Land; a Spirituality of Farming
Outremont, Quebec Novalis 1991 2890884864 / 9782890884861 Softcover Near Fine Signed by Author
8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 250 pp. A look at farming and its relationship to the 'big things' such as nature, family, community, vocation, crises, and hope. A well presented look at radical alternatives. The radical does have tremendous appeal here - as it should. Baltaz was involved with the Jesuit Farm Project and the Ignatius Farm Community in Guelph, Ontario. Signed by author on half title page. A clean, tight copy. ; Signed by Author 23194 
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Religion and Alienation: A Theological Reading of Sociology., Baum, Gregory.
10 Baum, Gregory. Religion and Alienation: A Theological Reading of Sociology.
New York. Paulist Press. 1975 080911917X / 9780809119172 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; (8) - 296 pp. Notes and reading lists follow each of the 12 chapters. Two page index at the back. Minor wear to the covers and a label (?) ghost / scar on the lower spine. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding. Baum is professor emeritus of theology at McGill University and the author of many books on theology. 28929 
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Unity in Freedom: Reflections on the Human Family., Bea, Augustin Cardinal.
11 Bea, Augustin Cardinal. Unity in Freedom: Reflections on the Human Family.
New York. Harper & Row. 1964 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; v - 272 pp. Black paper over boards with black cloth and gilt lettering on the spine. Volume 11 from the publisher's series "Religious Perspectives". Edited by Nanda Anshen. From the dust jacket: "Cardinal Bea deals forthrightly with the many vital issues raised by today's ecumenical thrust, including the questions of mixed marriage and Judeo-Christian relations." Four appendices and a 6 page index. The book has minor wear to the spine tips and the fore corners of the boards, previous owner's name stamped on the front free free end paper along with a written personal note, otheriwse 'tis clean with tight binding. The dust jacket has mild though general wear and scuffing. 29357 
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The Cooperative Organization of Consumers and its Relation to Producer and Public Organizations., Bowen, E. R.
12 Bowen, E. R. The Cooperative Organization of Consumers and its Relation to Producer and Public Organizations.
Chicago, Illinois Cooperative League Of The U. S. A. 1957 Soft Cover Very Good 
8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 87 pp. One of a series of six publications by Bowen "written for the purpose of helping to build consumer cooperatives faster and better". Light wear on cover, usual library markings though none are external.; Ex-Library 5518 
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Dreaming About the Church: Acts of the Apostles of the 20th Century., Buhlmann OFMCap., Walbert.
13 Buhlmann OFMCap., Walbert. Dreaming About the Church: Acts of the Apostles of the 20th Century.
Kansas City, Missouri. Sheed & Ward. 1987 1556120613 / 9781556120619 Softcover Very Good 
8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 256 pp. Translated from the German "Von der Kirche Träumen" by Peter Heinegg. Buhlmann looks at the church as it moves from being a western and Latin church to a worldwide church. Four pages of notes at the back. Minor wear and light soiling to the covers, else clean with a solid binding. 29355 
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The Contraception of Grief: The Genesis of Anguish Conceived by Abortifacie nts and Sterilization., Burke, Theresa. (Janet Morana, Steve Harmon, Susan Gliko, Kevin Burke).
14 Burke, Theresa. (Janet Morana, Steve Harmon, Susan Gliko, Kevin Burke). The Contraception of Grief: The Genesis of Anguish Conceived by Abortifacie nts and Sterilization.
Pennsylvania. Privately published. 2005 Softcover Near Fine 
4to - 26.5 x 18.5 cm.; 60 pp. Illustrated wraps with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding. From the introduction: "In this booklet you will find the latest scientific information on these forms of birth control and how they cause abortions in the earliest stages of a developing child's life. Next we will share some stories of women and men who have faced the grief of losing children to abortifacient contraception. In the final chapter our view will expand to look at the overall effects of contraception on our relationships and faith journey. We will also discuss the challenges and benefits of Natural Family Planning, and most importantly, we will outline the road to recovery for those who grieve the effects of contraception and wish to experience the mercy and forgiveness of the Lord in their lives". 24912 
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The Framework of a Christian State., Cahill SJ., Rev. E.
15 Cahill SJ., Rev. E. The Framework of a Christian State.
Fort Collins, Colorado. Roman Catholic Books. Softcover Near Fine 
8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xxvii - 701 pp. First published in 1932 in Ireland, this is a later soft cover reprint with no date mentioned though probably ~2010 or thereabouts. From the author's preface: "The book is intended primarily for students of social science who accept the Church's teaching. Its main purpose is to summarise and present in a consecutive or less scientific form the main elements of the teaching of the Roman Pontiffs (especially Leo XIII and our present Holy Father Pius XI . . .)" Fr. Cahill was a professor of Social Science at Milltown Park, Dublin. Three appendices (Social Life in Medieval Ireland, Historical Background of the Social Questions in Ireland, Social Questions in Ireland) and a comprehensive 25 page index at the back. The covers have some very mild edge wear and that to bottom fore corner on the front, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. 29558 
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Honesty in the Church., Callahan, Daniel.
16 Callahan, Daniel. Honesty in the Church.
New York. Charles Scribner's Sons. 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 188 pp. Orange cloth over boards with brown lettering on the spine. Seven page foreword by Bernard Murchland CSC. The book has minor wear to the head and tail edges of the boards and the spine tips, otherwise very clean with a tight binding. The dust jacket is lightly worn on the edges and more so on the spine tips and the fop front fore corner. 29350 
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The Social Thought of John XXIII: Mater et Magistra., Calvez SJ., Jean-Yves.
17 Calvez SJ., Jean-Yves. The Social Thought of John XXIII: Mater et Magistra.
Chicago, Illinois. Henry Regnery. 1964 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xi - 121 pp. Light brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. First published in French as "Église et société économique (L'Enseignement sociale de Jean XXIII)" and translated by George J. M. McKenzie SM. With a 6 page appendix, 19 pages of referenced footnotes and a comprehensive index. Library markings are a bookplate on the front paste down end paper and the library name stamped on the text block edges. The gilt lettering on the spine is a tad faded and the spine tips show some mild wear, otherwise the book is very clean and tight.; Ex-Library 24424 
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Pins in the Liberal Balloon: Sixty Short Essays on the Church in the Modernist World., Canavan SJ., Francis.
18 Canavan SJ., Francis. Pins in the Liberal Balloon: Sixty Short Essays on the Church in the Modernist World.
New York. National Committe of Catholic Laymen. 1990 0962778001 / 9780962778001 Softcover Near Fine 
8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xi - 180 pp. Canavan is a Professor Emeritus at Fordham (at the time of writing) and an editor of the "Human Life Review". This particular book is a collection of Fr. Canavan's columns from "The Catholic Eye" where they appeared under the Commentary byline. 18518 
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The Bishops and the Bomb: Waging Peace in a Nuclear Age. (with the text of the Bishops' 1983 Pastoral Letter)., Castelli, Jim.
19 Castelli, Jim. The Bishops and the Bomb: Waging Peace in a Nuclear Age. (with the text of the Bishops' 1983 Pastoral Letter).
Garden City, New York. Image / Doubleday. 1983 0385187602 / 9780385187602 Softcover Very Good Ex-Library 
8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 283 pp. One appendix: "The Pastoral Letter on War and Peace. The Challenge of Peace: God's Promise and Our Response". Seven pages of notes. The library markings are an unused pocket on the inside of the front cover and the library stamp on the first (half-title) page along with a stcker ghost on the lower spine. Otherwise very clean with a tight binding. 29229 
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The Rivers North of the Future: The Testament of Ivan Illich as Told to David Cayley., Cayley, David.
20 Cayley, David. The Rivers North of the Future: The Testament of Ivan Illich as Told to David Cayley.
Toronto, Ontario. House of Anansi Press. 2008 0887847145 / 9780887847141 Softcover Near Fine 
8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; xx - 252 pp. First published in 2005, this is the third printing. From the back cover: ". . . based on a series of interviews with David Cayley in the late 1990's, Illich explores this theme {Illich found the roots of modernity in the attempts of the churches to institutionalize, legitimize, and mange the Christian vocation - to love} - characterized by the saying the corruption of the best is the worst." Fourteen pages of notes and an 8 page index. Two partial lines are highlighted in yellow on the first page of the introduction, otherwise the interior is clean and the covers show quite mild shelf wear. 28679 
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