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On Becoming Whole in Christ: An Interpretation of the Spiritual Exercises.

By: Sheehan SJ., John F. X.

Price: $5.60

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

Seller ID: 27716

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 124 pp. Foreword by Egon W. Gerdes. "A practical, proven method to help you become your true self through Christ." Minor wear to the cover edges and the spine is sunned or faded. View more info

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Spiritual Writers in Modern Times.

By: Sheppard, Lancelot.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: New York., Hawthorn Books.: 1967

Seller ID: 28908

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 125 - (3) pp. Decorated gray cloth over boards with blue cloth and gilt lettering on the spine. This is volume 42 of the Twentieth Century Encyclopedia of Catholicism under section IV - "The Means of Redemption". Two page select bibliography at the back. Minor wear to the book at the spine tips and head edges while the unclipped dust jacket has similair wear and some light scuffing. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Love Kindness! The Social Teaching of the Canadian Catholic Bishops. 1958-1989, A Second Collection.

By: Sheridan SJ., E. F.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sherbrooke, Quebec., Editions Paulines.: 1991

Seller ID: 23852

ISBN: 2890394697

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; 560 pp. A complimentary volume to "Do Justice, 1987" and published jointly with the Jesuit Centre for Social Faith and Justice of Toronto. Sections include marriage, divorce, divorce legislation, the family, abortion, capital punishment, contraception, Sunday observance, liturgy, sacramental discipline, ordination of women, ageing, sickness, AIDS, sexual abuse and some addresses of the bishops at the various world synods. The covers show the ... View more info

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I Call You: Master, Where Do You Live? Come and See. (Gospel of Luke Psalms, Prayers).

By: Sigier, Anne. (editor).

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Sillery, Quebec., Editions Anne Sigier.: 1997

Seller ID: 23955

ISBN: 2891292928

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 124 pp. The idea of a religious vocation as made known from God is explored and what the Gospel of Luke has to say about discipleship. Thirty-six page section at the back of the book gives a series of thumb-nail sketches of many religious orders and congregations. View more info

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Occasional Essays.

By: Silas-Chatard, Rt. Rev. Francis.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York., Catholic Publication Society.: 1894

Seller ID: 19162

Condition: Good


12mo - 18.5 x 13.5 cm.; 376 pp. Burgundy cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front board. A collection of 24 essays by the Reverend Silas-Chatard who was the bishop of Vincennes. The essays were written for publication in popular catholic periodicals of the day ". . . with a view to keeping the young men of America, especially, of what it seemed to me important they should know." As regards the condition of the book, the boards are stained and faded on the for... View more info

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The Human Element in the Church of Christ.

By: Simon, Rev. Paul.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland., The Newman Press.: 1954

Seller ID: 19581

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm..; ix - 166 pp. Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Translated from the German "Das Menschliche in Der Kirche Christi" by Meyrick Booth. Usual library markings though none are external. Both the flaps of the dust jacket and the paste down end papers have matching tape stains. Otherwise the book and jacket both show only mild shelf wear.; Ex-Library View more info

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Retreat Dynamics.

By: Simons CSC., Jospeh B.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Fides Publishers.: 1967

Seller ID: 25652

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 189 pp. Light blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "His (Fr. Simons) purpose is to show that none of the authentic values of the classic retreat are lost in the new open retreat which makes maximum use of discussion and group dynamics . . .". Library stamp on the front free end paper and a pocket on the back free end paper. Tape stains on the paste down end papers. Otherwise the book is clean tight.... View more info

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And Spare Me Not in the Making, Pages from a Novice's Diary.

By: Sister M. Catherine Frederic

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., Bruce Publishing.: 1954

Seller ID: 25485

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 19.5 x 13.5 cm.; 96 pp. Brown cloth over boards with dark blue lettering on the spine and the front board. First published in 1953, this is the second printing. Sister Frederic was a member of the Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis, Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Peekskill, New York. She kept a daily journal and this book contains a selection of the entries from her novitiate years. This book was originally circulated in a typed manuscript amongst young... View more info

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The Happy Christmas Wind and Other Poems.

By: Sister M. Madeleva. (Mary Evaline Wolff).

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Paterson, New Jersey., St. Anthony Guild Press.: 1937

Seller ID: 31916

Condition: Fair


12mo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; (10) - 19 pp. Blue cloth over boards with black lettering on a silver gilt paste down label on the front board. First published in 1936, this is the second printing. A collection of 10 poems by Sister Madeleva, a professed religious of the Congregation of the Holy Cross.. The library markings are a covered over stamp on the front free end paper, attachment remains on the back end papers and hand lettered titling on the spine. Both the head and tail ... View more info

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The Happy Christmas Wind and Other Poems.

By: Sister M. Madeleva. (Mary Evaline Wolff).

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Paterson, New Jersey., St. Anthony Guild Press.: 1937

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31917

Condition: Fair


12mo - 19.5 x 13 cm.; (10) - 19 pp. (A variant binding). Decorated off-white paper over boards with silver gilt cloth on the spine and black lettering on a silver gilt paste down label on the front board. First published in 1936, this is the second printing. A collection of 10 poems by Sister Madeleva, a professed religious of the Congregation of the Holy Cross. The library markings are an attachment remain on the verso of the second to last blank page and hand lettered ... View more info

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Creative Personality in Religious Life.

By: Sister Marian Dolores, SNJM.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York., Sheed and Ward: 1963

Seller ID: 15061

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 179 pp. Approbations present. Concerns the role of freedom and creativity in the religious life. Sister Marian Dolores was a professor of psychology with a vast experience in counseling and a frequent contributor to psychological journals. Bibliography. Green cloth-covered boards with black spine lettering. Minor edgewear on boards, convent stamp on front endpaper; text tight and clean. Dust jacket has chipping at spine and flap folds. View more info

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Renouncement in Dante

By: Sister Mary Rose Gertrude (Whalen)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20217

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 11.5 cm.; xi -164 pp. Approbations present. "Years if study have brought Sister Mary Rose Gertrude to the conclusion that a regard for the spirit of sacrifice is the distinctive mark which is in general subconsciously omitted by the poets whose churches possess no altars of sacrifice. . . The entire scope of the Inferno, Purgatorio and Paradiso are analysed in a popular style calculated to render the matter of the great epic understandable to the genera... View more info

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Catholic Conscience: Foundation and Formation. Proceedings of the Tenth Bishop's Workshop, Dallas, Texas. 1991.

By: Smith, Russell E. (editor).

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Braintree, Massachusetts., Pope John XXIII Medical-Moral Center.: 1991

Seller ID: 23793

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xv - 289 pp. The conference was held Februsry 4-8 of 1991. The keynote address was delivered by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger. Library markings are a stamp on the title page and a pocket and stamp on the back end papers with no external markings. Otherwise clean and tight with very mild shelf wear to the cover edges.; Ex-Library View more info

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The Spirituality of the Christian East: A Systematic Handbook.

By: Spidlik, Tomas.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 30055

ISBN: 0879079797

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 473 pp. Cistercian Studies Series, No. 79. First published in 1978 in French as "La spiritualité de l'Orient chrétien", the translation is by Anthony P. Gythiel. From a review excerpt on the back cover: ". . . clear definition of terms, outlines of common sources, delineation of the Greek, Coptic, Ethiopian, Syrian, Armenian, Georgian and Russian traditions provide . . . Assistance for the uninitiated." A trace of shelf wear to th... View more info

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The Spirituality of the Christian East: A Systematic Handbook.

By: Spidlik, Tomas.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 30075

ISBN: 0879079797

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 473 pp. Cistercian Studies Series, No. 79. First published in 1978 in French as "La spiritualité de l'Orient chrétien", the translation is by Anthony P. Gythiel. From a review excerpt on the back cover: ". . . clear definition of terms, outlines of common sources, delineation of the Greek, Coptic, Ethiopian, Syrian, Armenian, Georgian and Russian traditions provide . . . Assistance for the uninitiated." A trace of shelf wear to th... View more info

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Essays In Christian Unity, 1928 - 1954.

By: St. John, Henry.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: London, UK., Blackfriars Publications: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11102

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm; xix - 144 pp. Black cloth with gilt lettering on spine. A series of essays, most of which were previously published in the journal, 'Blackfriars'. Contents: I - The Need for Christian Unity. II - The Approach to Reunion. III - The Malines Conversations - Twenty Years After. IV - The Anglo-Catholic Problem. V - Pietas Anglicana. VI - Doctrine in the Church of England. VII - The Conditions of Eirenic Discussion. VIII - The Catholic Church and Ecumenism.... View more info

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Treatise on Law: Summa Theologica, Questions 90-97.

By: St. Thomas Aquinas.

Price: $3.60

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois., Regnery Gateway Edition.:

Seller ID: 32210

ISBN: 089526918X

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 17.5 x 11 cm.; xi - 116 pp. Seven page introduction by Stanley Parry. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the inside o the back cover. Otherwise clean with a sound bibding and showing only minor wear to the covers. View more info

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Miracles: Healing for a Broken World.

By: Starzynski, Father Stefan with Chris Grzasko.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Huntington, Indiana., Our Sunday Visitor.: 2010

Seller ID: 29821

ISBN: 1592767168

Condition: Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 155 pp. This is the second printing from the same year as first published. Fr. Stefan is "widely known for his healing Masses, he is also a retreat leader and a Cursillo chaplain." Foreword by Fr. Boniface Ewah. One page bibliography at the back. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Bearers of the Spirit: Spiritual Fatherhood in Romanian Orthodoxy.

By: Stebbing, Nicolas.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan, Cistercian Publications: 2003

Seller ID: 22296

ISBN: 0879077018

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xxix - 347 pp. Cistercian Studies Series, No. 201. Photos, bibliography. "The book is as much a study of the way Orthodox Christians understand and value their spiritual fathers as it is a study of the spiritual fathers themselves. . ." Stebbing, CR, is a priest of the Anglican Community of the Resurrection. A new and unread / unused book. View more info

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Music of Silence: A Sacred Journey through the Hours of the Day.

By: Steindl-Rast OSB., David and Sharon Lebell.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Berkeley, California., Ulysses Press.: 2002

Seller ID: 28549

ISBN: 1569752974

Condition: Near Fine


12mo - 18.5 x 13 cm.; xxviii - 121 pp. First published in 1998, this is a later reprint. Seven page introduction by Kathleen Norris. From the back cover: "(David) . . . a noted Benedictine monk shows how to incorporate the sacred meaning of monastic life into our everyday lives. He demonstrates how to 'be here now' by following the natural rhythms of the day: Vigils, Lauds, Prime, Terce, Sext, None, Vespers, Compline." Very mild wear to the cover edges, else fine... View more info