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Cistercians and Cluniacs: St. Bernard's Apologia to Abbot William.

By: Bernard Of Clairvaux.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications.: 1970

Seller ID: 28723

ISBN: 0879071028

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm; 69 pp. Translated by Michael Casey, OCSO with an introduction by Jean Leclercq, OSB. Footnotes throughout. This translation was first published in Volume I of the Cistercian Fathers Series and is based on the Latin edition as prerpared by Jean Leclercq and Henri Rochais. The letter, composed by Bernard (a Cistercian) and approved by William (a Cluniac), "excoriates monks . . . . Cistercians who had become slanderers, Cluniacs who had grown self-indulgent". Bernard's satirical wit spared no one who had lost sight of the monk's first duty, the love of God and the bret... View more info

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A Weed Transformed.

By: Bernas, Lilian H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. Catherines, Ontario., Peninsula Press.: 2002

Seller ID: 25417

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 182 pp. Lilian recounts the messages she received from Our Lord. The majority of th ebook consists of lenten reflections from the year 2002. View more info

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Trois Siècles De Charité à L'Hôtel-Dieu De Montréal (1642-1942).

By: Bernier, Soeur Jeanne, RH.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., 1948

Seller ID: 6632

Condition: Good+


12mo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; 131 pp. The text is in French. From the title page: "Thèse presentée comme supplément de cours en vue du Baccalauréat-ès- Sciences Hospitalières décerné par l'Université de Montréal aux élèves graduées de l'Institut Marguerite d'Youville". The card stock wraps have some soiling and staining, some pages unopened. View more info

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Daniel Berrigan; Poetry, Drama, Prose.

By: Berrigan, Daniel. (edited by Michael True).

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Maryknoll, New York., Orbis Books.: 1988

Seller ID: 1363

ISBN: 0883442744

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xxix - 352 pp. Edited with an introduction by Michael True. The contents are grouped into eight parts: Beginnings, The Church, Guides and Witnesses, Scriptures, Encounters - Confrontations, On Trial, In Exile - Underground - In Prison, Celebrations. Very slight soiling on text block edges and shelf wear on the corners. View more info

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Le Message du Pere Chevrier

By: Berthelon, P. (Antoine Chevrier)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Le Puy, Editions Xavier Mappus.:

Seller ID: 20853

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 14.5 cm.; 167 pp. Approbations dated 1960. Text is in French. B/w photos, excerts from a number of different writings of Father Chevrier (1826-1879) with some notes and introduction by editor. Minor edgewear on boards; a clean and tight copy. Dust jacket rubbed with some edgewear. View more info

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The Divine Deli: Religious Identity in the North American Cultural Mosaic.

By: Berthrong, John H.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Maryknoll, New York., Orbis Books.: 1999

Seller ID: 3366

ISBN: 1570752680

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xxvii - 163 pp. Faith Meets Faith Series. Can one legitimately be 60% Christian, 20% Buddhist, and 20% Jewish? Showing that these combinations are happening in varying degrees, Berthrong questions whether the combinations will have the power to stem the forces of impending ecological disaster, give people strength to weather trials, and whether communities and nations will find in them a foundation to make just decisions. Berthrong is associate dean of the Boston University School of Theology and an expert on Chinese religions. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Bérulle and the French School: Selected Writings.

By: Berulle, Pierre de; Madeleine de Saint-Joseph, Jean-Jacques Olier, John Eudes.

Price: $20.25

Publisher: New York., Paulist Press.: 1989

Seller ID: 30090

ISBN: 0809130807

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xx - 360 pp. A volume from the Classics of Western Spirituality Series from Paulist Press. Edited and with an introduction by William M. Thompson, translated by Lowell M. Glendon SS and a 3 page preface by Susan A. Muto. Four pieces by Berulle, 1 by Madeliene de Saint-Joseph, 2 by Jean-Jacques Olier and 2 by John Eudes. Each selection is followed by notes while at the back, a 16 page bibliography, a 7 page index to the foreword, preface and introduction and lastly a 3 page index to the texts. Minor shelf wear to the covers, otherwise the book appears to have been used very l... View more info

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Defensorium Obedientiae Apostolicae et Alia Documenta.

By: Biel, Gabriel. (edited and translated by Heiko A. Oberman, Daniel E. Zerfoss and William J. Courtenay).

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts., Belknap Press / Harvard University Press.: 1968

Seller ID: 25286

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; vii - 387 pp. Black cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. A 57 page introduction, "The Twilght of the Conciliar Era" prepared jointly by the editors prefaces the texts themselves which are printed in Latin on the versos (left hand pages) with the corresponding English translation on the rectos (right hand pages). All is printed on a coated paper no less. Other than a previous owner's name on the front free end paper, the book appears to have never been used. View more info

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C. S. Lewis on the Fullness of Life: Longing for Deep Heaven.

By: Billy CSsR., Dennis J.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: New York., Paulist Press.: 2009

Seller ID: 23102

ISBN: 080914543X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 125 pp. From the back cover: "Using the concepts of 'Deep Heaven', an image borrowed from C. S. Lewis's popular work of Christian fantasy "The Great Divorce", the basic christological truths of the faith are considered in the context of human happiness". The covers show a whisper of shelf wear otherwise the book appears to have never been used. View more info

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Spiritism: Facts and Frauds.

By: Blackmore SJ., Simon A.

Price: $40.50

Publisher: New York., Benziger Brothers.: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30309

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 535 pp. Dark purple cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Four page introduction by Rev. Joseph Schrembs, the then bishop of Cleveland. One 21 page appendix "Ectoplasmic Theory" followed by a 9 page index. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and an unused date due slip on the back free end paper. Previous owner's name on the front free end paper, the board corners and the spine tips show mild wear and the spine is faded or sunned. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival... View more info

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God and Man.

By: Bloom, Archbishop Anthony. (with Marghanita Laski).

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Paramus, New Jersey., Newman Press.: 1971

Seller ID: 22791

ISBN: 0809101734

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 125 pp. Mustard yellow cloth over boards with black lettering on spine. Contents: 1 - "The Atheist and the Archbishop" a transcript of an interview on the BBC with Marghanita Laski asking the questions, 2 - "Doubt and the Christian Life" from a talk given at Birmingham University in 1970, 3 - "Man and God" from a talk given at Birmingham University in 1970, 4 - "Holiness and Prayer" a talk given at Louvain in 1969, 5 - "John the Baptist" from a talk given at Birmingham University in 1970. Very mild shelf wear to the board edges wit... View more info

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Teilhard de Chardin: L'actualite de son message.

By: Bordet, Charles.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Paris, France., Les Editions Ouvrieres: 1965

Seller ID: 13876

Condition: Very Good-


12mo - 18 x 14 cm.; 109 pp. The text is in French. Approbations present. Footnotes. Light rubbing, soiling, edgewear on paper wraps; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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Open Spirit.

By: Boros, Ladislaus.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Paulist Press.: 1974

Seller ID: 4941

ISBN: 0809101947

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 203 pp. Dark red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated by Erika Young from the original German. A collection of essays by Boros, a Jesuit priest, which pay tribute to some of the men who have shaped his thinking: Socrates, Irenaeus, Nietzsche, Teilhard, Erasmus, Augustine, Dante, Gregory of Nyssa. Boros was dean of studies of philosophy and religion in the theological faculty of the University of Innsbruck. Slight shelf wear on the boards edges while the DJ shows moderate edge wear and scuffing to the front and back. View more info

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The Happiness of Heaven.

By: Boudreau SJ., Rev. F. J. (Boudreaux).

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Rockford, Illinois., Tan Books.: 1984

Seller ID: 28668

ISBN: 0895552329

Condition: Very Good+


16mo - 15.5 x 10 cm.; xv - 258 pp. First published in 1871, this is the much later Tan Books reprint. From the original publisher's preface to the second revised edition: "It is a book which was long wanted: a thorough, systematic treatise on a subject of the most vital importance: a book which gives us all that Catholic theology teaches about heaven, and gives it in an authentic shape, with text, references and citations in all scholastic completeness . . ." Minor shelf wear to the covers and light soiling on the back cover, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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The Born-Again Catholic.

By: Boudreau, Albert H.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Locust Valley, New York., Living Flame Press.: 1985

Seller ID: 28830

ISBN: 0914544268

Condition: Very Good+


12mo - 17.5 x 11 cm.; 209 - [15] pp. First published in 1980, this is the sixth printing. Approbations present. Three page bibliography at the back. Very mild wear to the spine tips and the spine itself is a tad faded. Otherwise it appears to have been used very little if at all. View more info

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Religious Life IV, Poverty

By: Bouyer, Louis; M. Olphe-Gaillard; Dom O. Rousseau; M. D. Chenu; E. Leclercq; J. Creusen; Andre Duval; M. Michel Labourdette; A. Delchard; Abbe M. Oraison; Michel Ledoux; Simone Thenier; Pere Voillaume; Abbe H. Bissonier; Dom Jules Fohl; J. Bonduelle

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, UK., Blackfriars Publications: 1956

Seller ID: 23192

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; viii - 253 pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. "Being the English version of La Pauvreté in Problèmes de la Religieuse d'aujourd'hui". First published in 1954, this is the second printing. Translated from French by Lancelot C. Sheppard. A collection of 19 essays on religious poverty grouped into 3 parts: "History of Religious Poverty", "Basic Principles", and "Modern Problems". Besides those mentioned in the author line, there are essays by Fr. Elisee de la Nativite, J. De Vaux, Dom Pierre Doyere, Georges Toutin. The ... View more info

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U. S. Catholic Ecumenism - Ten Years Later.

By: Bowman SJ., Rev. David J.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Washington, DC., United States Catholic Conference.: 1975

Seller ID: 18626

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; vi - 90 pp. Green and white covers in a saddle stapled binding. Part I: Data from 130 respondents with commentary. Part II: Studies from 16 areas in the USA. Foreword by Archbishop William W. Baum. Slight wear and scuffing to the covers, else near fine. View more info

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Divertissements devant l'Arche.

By: Bremond, Henri.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Paris, France., Bernard Grasset: 1930

Seller ID: 14025

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 11 cm.; 267 pp. Text is in French. A collection of essays on different Catholic topics, for example: Les pere du Desert, La frere Fiacre et se trois dauphins, Madame de Maintenon et ses Directeurs, and more. Quarterbound leather with marbled paper-covered boards, gilt spine lettering, patterned endpapers. Usual library markings, some rubbing on boards, worn corners; binding tight, text pages clean. ; Ex-Library View more info

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Seek and You Shall Find.

By: Brenner OSB., Henry.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. Meinrad, Indiana., The Grail.: 1944

Seller ID: 22796

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


16mo - 15 x 10 cm.; [8] - 131 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. A series of 33 reflections or meditations, each one looking at a specific virtue or trait of the life of faith all related to the art of being quiet and recollected. All are scripture based. Library markings are a Redemptorist bookplate on the front free end paper, an unused pocket on the back paste down end paper and a sticker or label ghost on the lower spine. The gilt lettering on the spine is faded beyond being readable and the spine is quite sunned. Else the interior is very clean and the... View more info

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The Challenge of Faith.

By: Brother Francis Maluf, MICM. (Fahkri Maluf).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire., Loreto Publications.: 2004

Seller ID: 28654

ISBN: 1930278411

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xi - 81 - (19) pp. Light brown cloth over boards with black lettering on the front board. Illustrated with black and white photographs, reproductions and small drawings used as insets. A collection of 72 meditations with each one done in a point form. Francis Maluf is a former professor of philosophy born in Lebanon in 1913 and now living in a Benedictine monastery in New Hampshire. The unclipped dust jacket show only very mild wear to the spine tips, else fine. View more info