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The Woman at the Well.

By: Van Kaam CSSp, Adrian.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1976

Seller ID: 32554

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 152 pp. Dark green cloth with a faux leather finish over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Father Van Kaam is director of Duquesne University's Center for the Study of Spirituality and have authored a number of books on spirituality. "One of the world's leading psychologists offers a creative and vivid examination of the meeting of Jesus with the Samaritan woman." A clean and tight text with former owner's name sticker on the front free end paper. Otherwise the book has negligible wear. The dust jacket has wear to the corners and folds though more so at the sp... View more info

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Looking for Jesus, Meditations on the Last Discourse of St. John.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books: 1978

Seller ID: 32557

ISBN: 0871930641

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 174 pp. Black cloth with a faux leather finish and gilt lettering on the spine. For many years, Fr. van Kaam taught at the Center for the Study of Spirituality at Duquesne University. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper, otherwise this is a clean and tight volume The dust jacket has moderate and general wear especially at the tail of the spine. View more info

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Religion and Personality.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey., Prentice-Hall.: 1966

Seller ID: 32733

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; viii - 170 pp. Green cloth with a faux leather finish and gilt lettering on the spine. First published in 1964, this is eighth printing. Contents: Structure of the Religious Personality, Perfection of the Religious Personality, Development of the Religious Personality, Deviations of the Religious Personality. Author was Director of the Institute of Man at Duquesne University. Three page bibliography and 4 page index. The dust jacket, in a protective sleeve, is fastened to the paste down end papers. Else very clean and showing quite negligible wear to both the book and the ja... View more info

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In Search of Spiritual Identity.

By: van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Denville, New jersey., Dimension Books.: 1975

Seller ID: 32499

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 415 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: ". . . offers a provocative view of both religious and psychological dimensions of our existence. But it also offers us a vision of how we may deal with the swarming cultural and psychological forces that oppress in today's world and try to deny us our fullest development." The book shows mild wear to the spine tips and the cloth has some slight dimpling which seems to be from a binding flaw. Previous owner's name stamped on the front free end paper, otherwise clean with a sound b... View more info

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Religion and Personality.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1980

Seller ID: 32732

ISBN: 087193129X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; xiv - 219 pp. First published in 1964, this is a later soft cover edition. Contents: Structure of the Religious Personality, Perfection of the Religious Personality, Development of the Religious Personality, Deviations of the Religious Personality. Author was Director of the Institute of Man at Duquesne University. Six page bibliography and 5 page index. Minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise very clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Spirituality and the Gentle Life.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1974

Seller ID: 32575

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 191 pp. Father Van Kaam takes Aquinas' principle of "grace builds on nature" and adapts it to the art and discipline of spirituality; "an original and comprehensive study of gentleness as the facilitating condition and fruit of the Holy Spirit." Van Kaam was a professor of spirituality as well as the founder and director of the Center of Spirituality at Duquesne University, the founder and editor of the journals, Humanitas and Envoy, and authored many books. The library marking (there is only one) is a paper label taped onto the lower spine. Minor shelf w... View more info

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On Being Involved: The Rhythm of Involvement and Detachment in Daily Life

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1970

Seller ID: 18767

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 11.5 cm.; 104 pp. Approbations present and dated 1970. Father Van Kaam was a leading psychologist and Catholic priest who wrote extensively and directed Duquesne University's Religion and Personality Center. Blue cloth-covered boards. Minor damage to front free endpaper, former owner's name stamp in a couple of spots; binding tight, text pages clean. The dust jacket is in great shape. View more info

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Religion and Personality.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey., Prentice-Hall.: 1965

Seller ID: 32579

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; viii - 179 pp. Dark green cloth with a faux leather finish over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First published in 1964, this is the fourth printing. Contents: Structure of the Religious Personality, Perfection of the Religious Personality, Development of the Religious Personality, Deviations of the Religious Personality. Author was Director of the Institute of Man at Duquesne University. Three page bibliography and 4 page index. The library markings are paper labels taped onto the spines of both the dust jacket and the book, and a library stamp on the front free en... View more info

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Personality Fulfillment in the Spiritual Life.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania., Dimension Books.: 1966

Seller ID: 32540

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 191 pp. Blue cloth over boards with black cloth and gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "This is the first of a three volume psycho-religious study of the basis of religious life, offers a practical and popular introduction to the most fundamental notion of all religious experience: religious presence . . ." Minor wear to the edges of the dust jacket and small scuffs on the lower spine. View more info

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The Vowed Life.

By: van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1968

Seller ID: 32246

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 363 pp. Beige cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "A famous priest-psychologist brilliantly describes the vows of religious life and their value for mankind." In six parts: Part one- "The Emergence of Religious Life in the History of Human Unfolding", Part two - "Vow-Ability and Call-Ability", Part three - "Religious Life as Life Style and Life Symbol", Part four - "Obstacles to Religious Life in Western Culture", Part five - The Healing Power of the Vows", and Part six - "Purpose of the ... View more info

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On Being Involved: The Rhythm of Involvement and Detachment in Daily Life.

By: Van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1970

Seller ID: 32544

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 11.5 cm.; 104 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Father Van Kaam was a leading psychologist and Catholic priest who wrote extensively and directed Duquesne University's Religion and Personality Center. Previous owner's name on the half title page, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. The spine of the unclipped dust jacket is a tad faded. View more info

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The Music of Eternity: Everyday Sounds of Fidelity.

By: van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1990

Seller ID: 32556

ISBN: 0877934355

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 117 pp. From the back cover: "Fidelity, with its rewards and struggles, is the key to a deeply spiritual life. And a basic step toward it is faithfulness to the unique call of God that sounds in our heart like the Music of Eternity." A whisper of wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. View more info