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Le Temoignage des Cloitrees, Benedictines, Carmelites, Clarisses, Dominicaines, Trappistines, Visitandines, Dieu Leur Suffit.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Les Editions du Cerf: 1962

Seller ID: 13867

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 14 cm.; 236 pp. Text is in French. Approbations present. Une enquete de La Vie Spirituelle, presentee par Bernard Bro, O.P. Card stock wraps have some soiling and light wear, penciled notation on front free endpaper. View more info

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The Life in the Spirit Seminars, Team Manual

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana, Charismatic Renewal Services.: 1973

Seller ID: 23991

Condition: Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 183 pp. Book one of the Servant Series, developed by the Word of God Community, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Cover has some edgewear and creasing; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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Le Christ et les malades.

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Editions du Cerf.: 1945

Seller ID: 28328

Condition: Good+


12mo - 17.5 x 11.5 cm.; 200 pp. The text is in French. One of the "Cahiers de la Vie Spirituelle" from Cerf. Twelve page bibliography of books on Extreme Unction and the sick. Previous owner's name on the first page, the text pages are browned and the front cover has a closed tear in the fore edge and creasing associated with it. Otherwise the wear to the externals is mild and the interior is clean and the binding is sound. View more info

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A Way of Desert Spirituality: The Rule of Life of the Hermits of Bethlehem of the Heart of Jesus.

By: N/A

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Alba House.: 1993

Seller ID: 28736

ISBN: 0818906618

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; xxx - 94 pp. First published in 1992, this is the second printing. The rule of life (with a commentary) as practised by the Hermits of Bethlehem, which itself is founded on the life and practices of Saint Anthony. Light wear and soiling of the covers and the spine is a tad darkened. View more info

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Le Christ et le militant d'aujourd'hui: Réflexions sur le Christ à l'intention des militants d'A.C.

By: N/A

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., L'Action Catholique Canadienne.: 1957

Seller ID: 30509

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 13.5 cm.; 133 - (3) pp. The text is in French. The library markings are a number on the lower spine, a stamp on the front cover, the title page and on page 99, otherwise clean with a solid binding and having mild wear to and light browning of the covers. View more info

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The Secrets of the Religious Life - (revealed to a fervent novice by her spiritual father a member of the Society of Jesus).

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: New York., The Macmillan Company.: 1923

Seller ID: 30931

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 17.5 x 12 cm. ; xxi - (3) - 80 pp. The author, though not known, was an associate of St. Francis de Sales in Lyon. Light gray paper over boards with black cloth on the spine and black lettering on the front board only. Translated from the French by Oliver Dolphin. Five page preface by Austin Dowling, the archbishop of St. Paul at the time of publication. The initial approbation (page xii) is dated August 9, 1646 followed by a letter of Rev. Fr. H. Ramiere to Rev. Fr. F. Fressencourt dated January 12, 1873. The approbations pertinent to this edition are dated February 2 of 1923. One 4 pa... View more info

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The Catholic Church; The Teacher of Mankind. (complete in 3 volumes).

By: N/A

Price: $54.00

Publisher: New York., The Office of Catholic Publications.: 1905

Seller ID: 31013

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 14.5 cm.; Volume I: xviii - 340 pp. Volume II: pages 341 to 668. Volume III: pages 669 to 840 and 1 to 100. Black cloth over boards with a faux-leather half bound appearance and gilt lettering (completely faded) on the spine. The title page continued: " . . . for the Instruction of the Cathlic Parent in Defense of the Faith, the Catholic Youth in the Steps of Jesus, and the Catholic Child at Mother's Knee . . . including the Teaching of the Faith by Means of Questions and Answers Selected from the Works of the most Eminent Authorities of the Church, sumptuously illustrated." The sep... View more info

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A Way of Desert Spirituality: The Rule of Life of the Hermits of Bethlehem of the Heart of Jesus.

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York., Alba House.: 1992

Seller ID: 31105

ISBN: 0818906618

Condition: Good


8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; xxx - 94 pp. The rule of life (with a commentary) as practised by the Hermits of Bethlehem, which itself is founded on the life and practices of Saint Anthony. Minor wear and soiling to the covers. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the inside of the back cover and the blank verso of the last page. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Retreat Manual and Family Prayer Book: Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola.

By: N/A

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Kansas City, Missouri., Angelus Press.: 2003

Seller ID: 31192

ISBN: 0935952764

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm. ; (4) - 49 pp. Blue wraps with white lettering in a saddle stapled binding. First published in 1995, this is the fifth printing. The 5 pages of hymns at the back have the lyrics only, no music. An as-new and unused book having very minor edge wear to the covers. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. View more info

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The Family Today and Tomorrow: The Church Addresses Her Future.

By: N/A

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Braintree, Massachusetts., Pope John XXIII Medical - Moral Rserach and Education Center.: 1985

Seller ID: 31707

ISBN: 0935372172

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xviii - 291 pp. "This book presents the content of the workshop conducted for 235 bishops of North and Central America and the Caribbean by the Pope John Center in Dallas, Texas, February 4-8, 1985." Contents: Part I, The Family Today, 1 - "The Three Ages of the Family" by William McCready, 2 - "Social Change and the Family" by Paul Glick, 3 - "The Family Life-Cycle" by Beth Soldo, 4 - "New Approaches to Understanding the Family" by Steven Preister, 5 - "Pastoral Concerns Regarding the Family Today". Part II, Institutions and the Family, 6 - "The Family in Church and Society... View more info

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Condition of Man (Michaelmas Conference Papers).

By: (John S. Morgan, J. A. Raftis, Godfryd Kaczanowski, I. T. Eschmann, Robert Keyserlingk, E. A. Synan, J. Edgar Bruns)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Palm Publishers.: 1965

Seller ID: 19220

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 88 pp. Approbations present. Michaelmas Conference held at St. Michael's College, University of Toronto. Contents: New Society of Man (Morgan); Changing Pattern in Decision Making for Man (Raftis); Man in the New Society the Normal and the Abnormal (Kaczanowski); Christian Responsibilities in the New Order (Keyserlingk); Theology of Sanctity (Synan); Frontiers of Sacred Scripture (Bruns). Light soiling on covers, former owner's name on front free endpaper, occasional light penciled marginalia. View more info

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L'Église? C'est Autre Chose!

By: Adolfs OSA., Robert.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Paris, France., Editions Salvator - Mulhouse: 1966

Seller ID: 16918

Condition: Good


12mo - 19 x 13.5 cm.; 189 pp. The text is in French. Traduit du Hollandais par Paul et Renee Dieudonne. Some thinning on the card stock cover from the removal of spine sticker, light soiling and edgewear on cover; library notation on first blank page otherwise no other library markings; binding sturdy and text pages clean.; Ex-Library View more info

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Spiritual Friendship.

By: Aelred of Rievaulx.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Kalamazoo, Michigan., Cistercian Publications.: 1977

Seller ID: 32713

ISBN: 0879077050

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 144 pp. Cistercian Fathers Series Number 5. Translated by Mary Eugenia Laker SSND. Introduction by Douglass Roby, three page bibliography and a four page analytic index. Aelred (1110-1167 AD), a Scot, was a Cistercian monk and abbot at Rievaulx in Yorkshire. These are his reflections on friendship and Cicero's De Amicitia (Laelius). An as-new and unused book. View more info

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The Spirit of Joy.

By: Albiol, Henry. (B. T. Buckley - editor).

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland., Newman Press.: 1956

Seller ID: 10639

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 173 pp. Red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. These short essays were originally published in various Spanish magazines and were then gathered together and translated by a fellow Vincentian, Fr. Buckley, into this present volume. Fr. Albiol is a well known Vincentian priest in Spain and has preached at many retreats and missions thoughout the country. The only library marking is an accession number on the spine, else very clean and tight. The dust jacket is edge worn with a closed 3" tear on the back panel. View more info

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Marriage and Family: The Domestic Church.

By: Alessio, Luis and Hector Munoz OP.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: New York., Alba House / Society of St. Paul.: 1982

Seller ID: 32569

ISBN: 081890433X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; x - 121 pp. Translated from the original Spanish by Aloysius Owen SJ. From the back cover: "The authors defend the Christian family as the domestic church, based on a covenant of Christ and the family effort to follow this path, laid down by Christ and pointed out in the Bible and by the magisterium, the path that opens in the bosom of the family." Minor wear to the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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The Path of Perfect Love.

By: Allen, Diogenes.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts., Cowley Publications.: 1992

Seller ID: 30264

ISBN: 156101057X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xiv - 113 pp. A revised edition of "Finding Our Father" first published in 1974. Allen offers practical advice on the spiritual life, what we are to expect from God in this life, what we are to pray for, how we can deal with the slowness of our spiritual growth, and how we may come to put our faith in the vital and challenging doctrines of the Christian gospel (from the back cover). Minor shelf wear to the covers and a previous owner's note on the first page. Otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Forming Character in Adolescents. (originally titled as "Character Education in Adolescence").

By: Allers, Rudolf.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Fort Collins, Colorado., Roman Catholic Books.:

Seller ID: 32567

ISBN: 0912141670

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 12.5 cm.; (4) - 188 pp. Blue paper over boards with tan lettering on the spine and the front board. First published in 1940, this is a recent re-issue with no date given. Allers (1883-1963) was a renowned Catholic thinker and professor of psychology and philosophy at Catholic University and Georgetown University. The bottom fore corner of the front board is bumped, otherwise, 'tis an as-new and unused book. View more info

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As We Wait in Joyful Hope: Preparations for the Second Coming of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

By: Ameche, Carol.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colorado., Colorado Mir Centers.: 1994

Seller ID: 30355

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; v - 198 pp. Introduction by Bishop Roman Danylak (Apostolic Adminstrator of the Diocese of Toronto and the Titular Bishop of Nyssa) of Toronto, Ontario. Three page appendix of suggested reading at the back. Minor wear and light scuffing to the covers otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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An Exorcist: More Stories.

By: Amorth, Fr. Gabriele.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: San Francisco, California., Ignatius Press.: 2002

Seller ID: 31121

ISBN: 0898709172

Condition: Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; 203 pp. First published in Italian in 1992 as "Nuovi racconti di un esorcista" and translated from the ninth Italian edition of by Nicoletta V. MacKenzie. Five pages of "Prayers of Liberation from the Spirits of Evil" at the back. An as-new and unused book as the shrink wrap was removed to obtain the information given above. View more info

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Making the Eucharist Matter.

By: Andersen MSC., Frank.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1999

Seller ID: 29509

ISBN: 0877936951

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 144 pp. Fr. Andersen has worked in Australia for many years in adult faith education and the giving of retreats. He is also a well know liturgical composer. From the back cover: " . . . is ideal reading for anyone who longs for a deep, rich experience of the Eucharist. The inclusion of questions for reflection and discussion make it a valuable resource for personal reading as well as for faith sharing groups." Ten pages of notes at the back. An as-new and unused book showing a whisper of shelf wear to the covers. View more info