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A Catholic Speaks His Mind on America's Religious Conflict.

By: Sugrue, Thomas.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Harper & Brothers., 1952

Edition: First Edition


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 64 pp. Gray cloth over boards with dark red letteing on the front board only. Thomas Sugrue wrked as a reporter and critic for the "Herald Tribune", a foreign correspondent for "American Magazine", and a book reviewer for the "New York Times" and the "Saturday Review of Literature". He describes this book as follows: "What I have now said is the first thing that in my life I have wanted to say, and it has burned in ... View more info

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A Church to Believe in: Discipleship and the Dynamics of Freedom.

By: Dulles SJ., Avery.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: New York., Crossroad., 1984


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xii - 200 pp. First published in 1982, this is a later printing. Twenty-three pages of notes, 2 page listing of sources and a 6 page index. Minor shelf wear to the covers and the spine is a tad darkened, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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A Collection of Writings of Rev. Msgr. Alphonse Popek for the Apostolate of Suffering, 1968-1982

By: Popek, Rev. Msgr. Alphonse.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., The Apostolate of Suffering., (1987)


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 187 pp. Blue wrappers with white lettering on the front only. Two parts to this collection: Part I: - "The writings of Rev. Popek commencing with 'Our Good Samaritan Quarterly Visitor of the Apostolate of Suffering, Volume XLII, March 1968 through March-may 1982" and Part II: - "Issues of June-August 1973 through September-November 1979 are Msgr. Popek's writings on the founder of the Apostolate, Miss Clara M. Tiry". Illustrated with ... View more info

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A Cry for Mercy: Prayers from the Genesee.

By: Nouwen, Henri J. M.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Image Books / Doubleday., 1983


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 175 pp. First published in 1981, this is the third printing and is complete and unabridged. On his second visit to the Trappist monastery at Genesee, Fr. Nouwen composed one prayer for each day of his visit and some of them were put into this book form. Illustrated with black and white drawings by Earl Thollander. Minor wear and light soiling to the covers otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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A Fireside Chat with Malcolm Muggeridge

By: Muggeridge, Malcolm and Michael Davies

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Long Prairie, Minnesota, Neumann Press., 1984


12mo - 19 x 13.5 cm.; 92 pp. Shortly after becoming a Roman Catholic, Muggeridge invited Davies and Roger McCaffrey (producer of "Where Catholics Meet") to his home for conversation (on Feb. 20, 1983). This is the manuscript of that plus a later interview in July. Light wear and soiling on card stock covers; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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A Handbook of Catholic Sacramentals.

By: Ball, Ann.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Huntington, Indiana., Our Sunday Visitor., 1991


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 222 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs . From the back cover: ". . . has compiled a comprehensive collection of objects, actions and practices in the Catholic Faith that express religious devotion and are commonly known as sacramentals". A comprehensive index, a 3 page bibliography and a 4 page list of sources at the back. The cover edges show a trace of shelf wear, otherwise very clean and tight. View more info

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A Journal of Meditations for Every Day in the Year.

By: Bacon SJ., Nathaniel.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland., Richard Grace (Printer & Publisher), 1834


12mo - 17 x 10.5 cm; [10] - xiii - 454 - [2] pp. Continuation (excerpts) of the title . . ."Collected from the most approved authors in the following order . . . . some historical narrations and parables of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ and meditations on the siants . . . ." Originally published in 1630 (London) and reprinted in this edition, first in 1823 and this later one in 1834. This later (1834) edition is specifically dedicated to the "Catholics of... View more info

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A Little Learning.

By: Handren SJ., Walter J.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, Newman Press., 1956


8vo - 20.5 x 12.5 cm.; 215 pp. Approbations present. Aimed for the Catholic college student as a help through their four years of schooling outlining what goes on in a college, a discussion of "the six essential areas of human life which must be the objectives of all satisfactory education training", and finally concrete particulars of study. Brown cloth covered boards with gilt lettering on front and spine. Lightly rubbed boards with some soiling on text block e... View more info

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A Miracle to Proclaim: Firsthand Experiences of Healing.

By: DiOrio, Fr. Ralph A.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York., Doubleday / Image., 1984

Edition: First Edition


12mo - 17.5 x 10.5 cm.; 255 pp. Fr. DiOrio recounts the miraculous healings of 28 people each with a brief introduction, commentary and a prayer. The covers show very mild shelf wear, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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A Month with St. Paul.

By: Alberione, Rev. James and Rev. Timothy Giaccardo.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts., St. Paul Editions., 1985


12mo - 17.5 x 10.5 cm.; (6) - 218 pp. Textured (faux leather finish) aqua blue paper over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated by the staff at the Daughters of St. Paul from the original Italian. A series of 31 devotions with each one focussing on an aspect of Paul's life, be it his personality, his teachings, or his inspired and graced mission. The book conludes with a 10 page section of prayers to St. Paul including a novena. The dust jacket shows a trac... View more info

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A Parish Year.

By: Pastor Ignotus (compiled by Teresa De Bertodano)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Norwich, UK., Canterbury Press, 1998


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 149 pp. Based on his regular column in the international Catholic weekly, The Tablet, A Parish Year is a priest's intimate and honest diary of his three years in a typical but anonymous parish, known affectionately as St. Jude's. Laughter and tears are never far apart. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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A Practical Guide to Study with a Bibliography of Tools of Work for Philosophy and Theology.

By: Henrici SJ., Peter.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy., Editrice Pontificia Universita Gregoriana., 2004


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; xi - 128 pp. A manual of methodology designed for those beginning their post secondary studies. First published as "Guida pratica allo studio. Con una bibliografia degli strumenti di lavoro per la Filosofia e la Teologia" in 1992 and translated by Ivo Coelho. This is the third and revised edition with an added section applicable to a doctoral thesis. View more info

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A Reader in Natural Family Planning: Report on International Conferences - Number 1, Second Edition.

By: Zimmerman SVD., Fr. Anthony

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Collegeville, Minnesota., The Human Life Center., 1978


4to - 26 x 18.5 cm.; [6] - 171 pp. Textured blue card stock with gilt lettering on spine and front. Illustrated with two pages of colour photographs at the front and many other black and white photographs thoughout the text. A collaborative effort on the part of the Human Life Center of Collegeville and the Family Life Association of Tokyo to provide clergy and parish workers with a concise and accurate statement of what Natural Family Planning is and its place within th... View more info

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A Retreat With Francis de Sales & Aelred of Rievaulx: Befriending each Other in God.

By: Wright, Wendy M.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio., St. Anthony's Messenger Press., 1995


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 137 pp. A seven session retreat structured around the writings of Francis de Sales and Aelred of Rievalux. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the first page and a stamp and unused pocket on the inside of the back cover. Otherwise the book appears to have never been used.; Ex-Library View more info

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A Retreat With Gerard Manley Hopkins & Hildegard of Bingen: Turning Pain into Power.

By: Hutchinson, Gloria.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio., St. Anthony's Messenger Press., 1995


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 137 pp. A seven session retreat structured around the writings of Gerard Manley Hopkins and the medieval mystic, Hildegard of Bingen. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the first page and a stamp and unused pocket on the inside of the back cover. Otherwise the book appears to have never been used.; Ex-Library View more info