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Thank You, St. Jude: Women's Devotion to the Patron Saint of Hopeless Causes.

By: Orsi, Robert A.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Haven, Connecticut., Yale University Press.: (1996)

Seller ID: 29524

ISBN: 0300076592

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xxi - 303 pp. First published in 1996, this is the third soft cover printing. With 56 pages of notes, a 33 page bibliography, and a 9 page index and illustrated with a few black and white photographs. Robert Orsi: ". . . describes how the cult of St. Jude originated in 1929, traces the rise in Jude's popularity over the next decades, and investigates the circumstances that led so many Catholic women to feel hopeless and to turn to St. Jude for help." Orsi is professor of Religious Studies at Indiana University and author of The Madonna of 115th Street. The covers... View more info

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Ecclesia in Ghana: On the Church in Ghana and the Evangelizing Mission in Third Millennium.

By: Osei-Bonsu, Rt. Rev. Joseph. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Accra, Ghana., National Catholic Secretariat.: 1997

Seller ID: 29102

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 24 x 16.5 cm.; 160 pp. The proceedings and results of the first National Catholic Pastoral Congress held in Ghana in Cape Coast from April 7-14 of 1997. It was focussed on the encyclical of Pope John Paul II, "Instrumentum Laboris". The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp and note on the first (title) page and attachment remains on the inside of the back cover. Otherwise clean and sound.; Ex-Library View more info

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Conversion, Discernment, Mission: Fostering a Vocation Cuilture in North America.

By: Osicki, Richard J. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops / CCCB.: 2003

Seller ID: 21719

ISBN: 0889974772

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 135 pp. The pastoral plan of the Third Continental Congress on Vocations to Ordained Ministry and Consecrated Life in North America. "A reflection and practical action guide for bishops, major superiors, parish priests, deacons, religious sisters/brothers/priest s, young adults, educators, parents, vocation directors, campus ministers, school chaplains, seminarians, young religious, Serrans, Knights of Columbus, women's organizations, other lay organizations, communicators and media, formation directors, new ecclesial movements, secular institutes, yourth leaders and d... View more info

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The Business of Salvation

By: Otten, Bernard J., S.J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, B. Herder.: 1911

Seller ID: 20206

Condition: Good


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; ix - 377 pp. Approbations present. Faced with an audience of business men, Father Otten structured his series of Lenten discourses on the work of salvation on "a strict business basis, taking due account of Capital and Interest, of Gain and Loss, and all the various Risks involved in Business Enterprises." This happened at the St. Louis Cathedral in 1911. Father Otten was Professor of Theology in St. Louis University. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering on front and spine. Cover soiled with some edgewear on spine and corners, binding lightly shaken, library... View more info

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Modern Parables.

By: Oursler, Fulton.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Doubleday & Company.: 1954

Seller ID: 28203

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 11 cm.; 153 pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. The 36 parables or stories included here had been previously published in a weekly syndicated newspaper column written by Oursler. For the purpose of this collection, he provides a 2 page introduction "What Is a Parable?" Minor wear to the board edges, corners and to the spine tips. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. The clipped dust jacket shows moderate wear to the corners and edges and the fold lines are rubbed. View more info

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His Time is Short: The Devil and His Agenda.

By: Paine ORC., Rev. Randall.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: St. Paul, Minnesota., The Leaflet Missal Co.: 1989

Seller ID: 25557

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (8) - 92 pp. Illustrated with several black and white reproductions. Four appendices at the back: "Prayers of Exorcism for Laymen", "On the Use of the Sacramentals", "The St. Benedict's Medal", and "Recent Church Documents Regarding Fallen Angels". Previous owner's address label on the first page (the title page) and her name is written on the following page. The covers show mild edge wear, otherwise clean and tight. View more info

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His Time is Short: The Devil and His Agenda.

By: Paine ORC., Rev. Randall.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: St. Paul, Minnesota., The Leaflet Missal Co.: 1989

Seller ID: 30732

Condition: Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; (8) - 92 pp. Illustrated with several black and white reproductions. Four appendices at the back: "Prayers of Exorcism for Laymen", "On the Use of the Sacramentals", "The St. Benedict's Medal", and "Recent Church Documents Regarding Fallen Angels". Previous owner's name on the inside of the front cover. The covers show a fair bit of edge wear and are scuffed. The interior is otherwise clean and the binding is sound. View more info

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The Basilian Way of Life: The Basic Constitutional Document of the Congregation of Priests of Saint Basil (Basilian Fathers).

By: Pare CSB., Very Rev. U. E. (editor emeritus)

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Basilian Fathers.: 2002

Seller ID: 32396

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (10) - 51 pp. Card stock covers in a saddle stapled binding. The final version of the definitive text as submitted to Rome and approved in May of 1983. 153 articles in total and a 3 page index at the back. Minor wear to the covers, else an as-new and unused booklet. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

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The Well of Living Waters: Excerpts on Spiritual Topics from the Bible, the Fathers, and the Masters of the Spirit.

By: Parente, Pascal P.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri., B. Herder Book Company: 1948

Seller ID: 32311

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; viii - 335 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. From the author's preface: "The purpose of this book is to place the primary sources of the doctrine of the spiritual life within easy reach of any reader, and to encourage a more frequent and intelligent use of these sources in preference to secondary ones in any presentation and discussion of spiritual matters". The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back end papers. Two previous owner's names crossed out on the front free end paper.... View more info

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Migration and Pastoral Models: For New Phenomena, New Organisms. Proceedings of the Scalabrinian Conference, Milan, Italy. May 25 to June 1, 2005.

By: Parolin CS., P. Gaetano. (editor emeritus).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Rome, Italy., General Administration of the Scalabrinian Missionaries.: 2006

Seller ID: 30187

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 15 cm.; 368 pp. The original text was in Italian and the translators are not accredited. Two appendices. Minor shelf wear to the covers, otherwise clean with a tight binding. 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

Seller ID: 3626

ISBN: 1853112089

Condition: Fine


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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Istina: Revue Trimestrielle, XXV, N. 4, Octobre-Decembre.

By: Patrick Michel, Allen Grieco, Jerzy Turowicz, Krzysztof Pomian, Stefan Cardinal Wyszynski, Waclaw Hryniewicz, Jean Budillon.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, 1980

Seller ID: 13937

Condition: Very Good-


8vo - 24 x 16 cm.; pp. 305-416. The text is in French. Sommaire, Le reveil polonais, La divino-humanite et l'anthropologie orthodoxe (Hryniewicz), La primaute de l'Eglise de Pierre et de Paul (Budillon). Paper wraps have usual library markings, some genral wear on cover.; Ex-Library View more info

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The Popular Church: Myth or Reality.

By: Pelton CSC., Robert S.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., The Institute for Pastoral and Social Ministry.: 1984

Seller ID: 19032

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 30 pp. Gray covers with black lettering in a saddle stapled binding. Three pages of bibliographical notes at the back. View more info

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Through the Year with the Saints: A Daily Companion for Private or Liturgical Prayer.

By: Pennington OCSO., M. Basil.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Image / Doubleday.: 1988

Seller ID: 5466

ISBN: 0385240627

Condition: Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 206 pp. Arranged chronologically and corresponding to the feasts observed in the Roman Catholic calendar, each entry has a brief note on the saint's life and is followed by an exerpt by or about the saint drawn from the saint's life, writings or spoken words. Some general and light wear to the covers, light soiling on the text block edgee whilst the interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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The Priest of the People: A Symposium.

By: Pepler, Conrad; Bede Griffiths; et al.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland., Newman Press.: 1958

Seller ID: 7496

Condition: Good


12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; 95 pp. Tan wraps with frenched flaps. Red/black spine with red and black lettering on front cover. Originally published as a double issue of "The Life of the Spirit" in April of 1951. Published in book form in 1956, this copy is a reprint from 1958. None of the print runs nor the first issuance in journal format were very large and all quickly went out of print. Articles/papers are by Bede Griffiths, Conrad Pepler, H. Francis Davis, R. B. Roberts, G. D. Smith, Bede Jarrett, and David Nicholl. Library stamp on front cover (Redemptorists - Peterborough). The front... View more info

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Motivating Thoughts for Everyday of the Year.

By: Pereira, Fr. Denis G. and Frank Vaz.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Mumbai, India., Pauline Sisters Bombay Society.: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27509

ISBN: 8171761348

Condition: Good


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 199 pp. Short dialy meditations, 2 per page, each closing with a prayer, which were first used by the parish community at St. Anthony's Church in Vakola and the students at St. Anthony's High School. Vakola is a part of the larger city of Mumbai. Signed and dated with an inscription to the former owner by Fr. Denis on the first (half-title) page. The top fore edge corner of the front cover is creased and edge worn. Minor wear to the covers elsewhere with the interior being clean and the binding tight.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Prophecy of Daniel: A brief look at how an ancient prophecy's fulfillment is still awaited today.

By: Petrisko, Thomas W.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania., St. Andrews Productions.: 1997

Seller ID: 28122

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; viii - 54 pp. Foreword by Fr. Michael O'Carroll. Two page bibliography. Small bump on the top fore edge corner, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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In God's Hands: The Miraculous Story of Little Audrey Santo.

By: Petrisko, Thomas W.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania., St. Andrew's Productions.: 1997

Seller ID: 28355

Condition: Very Good


9vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; vi - 224 pp. The story of Audrey Santo of Worcester, Massachusetts who survived a drowning accident at the age of three, though is now confined to her bed suffering from Akinetic Mutism and how God is using her as a source of blessing for many. Illustrated with sixteen pages of black and white photographs. Previous owner's name on the top of the title page and the covers show some general though quite mild wear. View more info

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The Orthodox Ethos: Essays in Honour of the Centenary of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of North and South America.

By: Philippou, A. J. (editor).

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Oxford, UK., Holywell Press.: 1964

Seller ID: 22292

Condition: Good+


8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; [8] - 288 pp. Eighteen essays in all from various contributors grouped into four themes: The Orthodox Faith, The Nature of Orthodox Devotion, Liturgical Art, and Orthodoxy and Its Witness to the Secular Order. Library markings (a Trappist monastery) are minimal with a sticker ghost / scar on the lower spine and catalogue notations on the first page (the half title page). The covers show mild wear and scuffing, otherwise clean and tight.; Ex-Library View more info

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Gluck und Kontemplation.

By: Pieper, Josef.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Munich, Germany., Kosel Verlag.: 1962

Seller ID: 23884

Condition: Very Good+


12mo - 19.5 x 11 cm.; 135 - [1] pp. The text is in German. Off white wraps, attached at the spine, with frenched folds on the fore edges over stiff blank card leaves. Known in English as "Happiness and Contemplation". Previous owner's name on the first blank page, mild wear to the spine tips and the faux jacket has a small split at the spine head on the front. Otherwise the book shows very minimal wear. View more info