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Pray for Us, O Holy Mother of God.

By: Castro, Maisa and Regis Castro. (editors).

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Campinas, Brazil., Raboni Editora.: 1994

Seller ID: 30410

ISBN: 8573450878

Condition: Very Good+


12mo - 18 x 11 cm.; 204 - (6) pp. This is the third edition or printing. From the title page: "With the Luminous Mysteries and the synthesis of the Apostolic Letter of the Holy Father John Paul II about the Rosary". The covers show some mild scuffing best seen in reflected light and the back top fore corner has a wee bump, otherwise it appears to have never been used. View more info

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The Experience of Praying.

By: Caulfield OCSO., Sean.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York., Paulist Press.: 1980

Seller ID: 32525

ISBN: 0809123584

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (6) - 82 pp. From the back cover: " . . . one man's reflection on his growth in prayer. It is a sometimes funny, sometimes painful account of a Trappist's monk struggle to come closer to God and more in touch with his own hidden, real self." Minor wear to the covers and a sticker scar on the back cover. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Take Five: One Hundred Meditations to De-Stress Your Days.

By: Champlin, Fr. Joseph M.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Sorin Books / Ave Maria Press.: 2006

Seller ID: 32612

ISBN: 1933495049

Condition: Fine


12mo - 17.5 x 12.5 cm.; 125 pp. From the back cover: "Pairing anecdotes from everyday life with a spiritual suggestion and scriptural suggestion, Take Five is a refreshing gift for our fast-paced hectic lives." An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Prayer for all Times. Third Series.

By: Charles SJ., Pierre.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: London, UK., Sands & Company.: (1930)

Seller ID: 27577

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; 176 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board with blind stamped border rules on the front board. Translated from the French, "La prière de toutes les heures", by Maud Monahan and first published as such in 1930, this is the third impression. This is the third and last book in this series by Fr. Charles and comprises chapters (meditations) 67 to 99. From the author's prologue dated 1923: "The only thing then that is of any consequence to us is to learn our avocation of eternal happiness . . . the whole spiritual life is thus but the ar... View more info

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La prière de toutes les choses: Trois séries de trente-trois méditations, Première serie.

By: Charles SJ., Pierre.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Brussels / Paris, France., L'Edition Universelle / Desclee.: 1948

Seller ID: 29711

Condition: Good


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 170 - (6) pp. The text is in French. Paper wraps with red and black lettering. This is the third edition. Library markiings are a paper label on the lower spine, library stamps on the inside of the front cover and on the title page, otherwise clean with a sound binding. The covers are tanned or browned and much more so is the spine. View more info

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Liturgy: Cistercians of the Strict Observance; Volume 14, 1980 (Complete), Nos. 1, 2, & 3.

By: Chrysogonus, Fr. M. (editor).

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Genesee, Cistercians: 1980

Seller ID: 7952

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; Vol. 14, No. 1, February 1980. Contents: 1 - 'The Altar: The Evolution of Its Forms and Its Various Theological Meanings' by Houix, 2 - 'Simplicity in the Liturgy' by Faure, 3 - 'An Ascension Day Sermon by Saint Aelred: On The Rapture of Elijah' presentation and translation by Waddell, 4 - 'Six Hymns from the Ceremonial des Religieuses de al Congregation de Saint Bernard, Ordre de Cisteaux' by Waddell, 5 - 'Refectory Prayers and Antiphons' by Jean-Marie and Didier. Vol. 14, No. 2, May 1980. Contents: 1 - 'The Holy Death of Our Father Saint Benedict' by Casel, 2 - 'Saint Be... View more info

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Liturgy; Cistercians of the Strict Observance; Volume 14, 1980 (Complete), Nos. 1, 2, & 3.

By: Chrysogonus, Fr. M. (editor).

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Genesee, Cistercians: 1980

Seller ID: 7953

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; Vol. 15, No. 1, February 1981. Contents: 1 - 'The Revival of Gregorian Chant, What Does It Mean' by Nassoy, 2 - 'The Rule of Saint Benedict and the Divine Office' by Oury, 3 - 'The Readings at Vigils' by Br. John of Christ in the Desert, 4 - 'A Few General Notes and Reflections on the Early Cistercian Night Office Readings and Reading at Table and Before Compline' by Waddell, 5 - 'Reflections on Communication' by Imhoff. Vol. 15, No. 2, May 1981. Contents: 1 - 'The Desert Fathers and the Mass and Eucharist' by Oury, 2 - 'The Eucahrist and the Liturgy of the Hours' by DuBoi... View more info

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Liturgy; Cistercians of the Strict Observance: Volume 20, 1986 (Complete) , Nos. 1, 2, & 3.

By: Chrysogonus, Fr. M. (editor).

Price: $12.60

Publisher: Genesee, New York., Cistercians: 1986

Seller ID: 9003

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; Vol. 20, No. 1, 1986. Contents: 1 - 'Psalm 92 The King of the World is Clothed in Beauty' by Sr. Grun, 2 - 'In Defense of Allegory' by Herbert, 3 - 'A Clairvaux Gloss on the Canticle from Habakkuk' by Waddell, 4 - 'Liturgical Prayer, Personal Prayer, Spontaneous Prayer' by Quellec'. Vol. 20, No. 2, 1986. Contents: 1 - 'The Presence of Christ in the Liturgy' by Bernal, 2 - 'Integration of Mass and Office' by Bhaldraithe, 3 - 'Towards a Better Understanding of the Roman Canon; Chapter 5 - The Final Section of the Canon' and "Conclusion' by Maertens. Vol. 20, No. 3, 1986. Con... View more info

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Not Alone for the Lord is Nigh.

By: Coakley, Mary Lewis.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York., Seabury Press.: 1981

Seller ID: 24906

ISBN: 0816423245

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 186 pp. From the back cover: "Writing out of personal experience Mary Lewis Coakley tells her husband Bill's story and her own. She describes the powerful effect of faith and prayer on her life: the four and a half years of her husband's illness (when at first there seemed to be little chance of his living or growing in health and gradually through love and miracles he did repsond and grow better), the trauma of his death, and her acceptance of widowhood and subsequent adjustment". Three pages of notes and one of references at the back. Previous owner's name blacked out on... View more info

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Pathways to Our Hearts: A Simple Approach to Lectio Divina with the Sermon on the Mount.

By: Collins, Archbishop Thomas.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 2011

Seller ID: 28670

ISBN: 1594712654

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xx - 139 - (1) pp. From the back cover: " . . . presents a beginner's guide to praying the Sermon on the Mount in the tradition of Lectio Divina or sacred reading". The Gospel of Matthew is covered from 5:1 to 7:28. Archbishop Collins describes the method in his introduction. The cover edges show very minor shelf wear. View more info

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Pathways to Our Hearts: A Simple Approach to Lectio Divina with the Sermon on the Mount.

By: Collins, Archbishop Thomas.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 2011

Seller ID: 31099

ISBN: 1594712654

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xx - 139 - (1) pp. From the back cover: " . . . presents a beginner's guide to praying the Sermon on the Mount in the tradition of Lectio Divina or sacred reading". The Gospel of Matthew is covered from 5:1 to 7:28. Archbishop Collins describes the method in his introduction. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Vivat Cor Jesu Sacratissimum! Holy Hour.

By: Crawley-Boevey SS.CC., Rev. Mateo.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Fairhaven, Massachusetts, National Center of the Enthronement Fathers of the Sacred Heart.: 1944

Seller ID: 32123

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


16mo - 15.5 x 10 cm.; 670 - (2) pp. Red Cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. The text block edges, with rounded corners, are stained red as issued. First published in 1943, this is the second edition. A collection of prayers, meditations and reflections to be used during twenty holy hours, each one with a different theme or purpose, before the Blessed Sacrament. Father Mateo (1875-1960) was a member of the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary and a great advocate for the Enthronement of the Sacred Heart. Previous owner's name stamped on the fro... View more info

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Live Today Well: St. Francis de Sales's Simple Approach to Holiness.

By: Dailey OSFS., Fr. Thomas F.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Manchester, New Hampshire., Sophia Institute Press.: 2015

Seller ID: 31414

ISBN: 162282301X

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xi - 210 pp. From the back cover: "Fr. Dailey - an Oblate of St. Francis de Sales - gently guides you through St. Francis's spiritual plan, showing how you can balance time devoted to God with the time needed to complete your many tasks." Two appendices: "The Spiritual Directory" of 20 pages and a 12 page "Helpful Resources for Living Well". An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Praying with Francis de Sales. (Companions for the Journey).

By: Dailey OSFS., Thomas F.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Winona, Minnesota., Saint Mary's Press / Christian Brothers Publications.: 1997

Seller ID: 32478

ISBN: 0884894959

Condition: Fine


8vo -23 x 15 cm.; 117 pp. A volume from the "Companions for the Journey" series. Two page listing of further reading. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Considérations sur l'exercice de la prière et de l'oraison (Priere et Oraison)

By: De Cloriviere, Pierre

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Desclee d Brouwer.: 1961

Seller ID: 20687

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; 232 pp. Approbations present. Text is in French. Collection Christus no. 7. Introduction et notes par Andre Rayes, S.J. Footnotes, index. Some pages still unopened. Light soiling on paper wraps; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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In God's Reconciling Grace: Prayer and Reflection Texts for Christian Reconciliation and Unity.

By: de Margerie, Bernard.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan., Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon.: 2014

Seller ID: 30398

ISBN: 0992001110

Condition: Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 238 - (2) pp. Two page preface by Bishop Donald Bolen, the bishop of Saskatoon. A selection of "Para-liturgies" designed to promote reconciliation and unity among Christians. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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L'Amour de la sagesse éternelle par la vraie dévotion à Marie.

By: de Montfort, L. M.

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Ottawa-Eastview, Ontario., Librairie Mariale du Messager.: 1942

Seller ID: 32380

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


16mo - 15 x 9 cm.; 19 - 340 pp. The text is in French. Brown cloth over boards with gilt letterig on the front board only. All text block edges are stained red with rounded fore corners as issued. Patterned end papers. From the title page: "Édition Canadienne entièrement conforme à l'Édition Type." The preface from the 1929 edition is present. Comprehensive 18 page "Table analytique" (table of contents). The book shows only mild wear to the spine tips and is otherwise clean with a sound binding. Included is a black faux leather vinyl-on-cloth slip-on jacket made by the prev... View more info

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Le Christ a l'oeuvre: Sa vie de prière. Sa vie de dévouement.

By: de Poncheville, Abbe Thellier.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Paris, France., Editions Spes.: 1952

Seller ID: 28286

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 11.5 cm.; 141 - (3) pp. The text is in French. Off-white wraps with black and green lettering. The approbations are dated 1942. The library markings are a library number on the lower spine, and a library stamp on the first three pages. Otherwise the interior is clean and the externals show minor wear with a darkened spine.; Ex-Library View more info

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A Book of Uncommon Prayers.

By: De Vinck, Catherine.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Allendale, New Jersey., Alleluia Press.: 1978

Seller ID: 26917

ISBN: 0911726241

Condition: Good+


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 147 - (5) pp. White wrapprs with black and green lettering and a green decoration on the front. First published in 1976, this is the second edition and was printed by the William J. Mack of Connecticut in a run of 3000 copies. Foreword by Brother John Hammond OSB, of Western Priory. A series of poems designed to be an impetus to prayer either individually or in common. The covers show edge wear and general though light soiling. The spine is sunned or darkened. View more info

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A Retreat with Thomas Merton: A Seven-Day Spiritual Journey.

By: de Waal, Esther.

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Norwich, UK., Canterbury Press.: 2011

Seller ID: 28557

ISBN: 1848250665

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23.5 x 17 cm.; 114 pp. First published by Inter Publishing Service (IPS) in 1992, this is this edition or reprint. Two page foreword by Henri Nouwen. Illustrated with black and white photographs with am list of indexed credits for them at the back. After the introductor y sections, the seven themed days of the retreat are described: The Call, Response, The Solitary Within - The True Self, Encounter with Christ, The Demands of Love, Common and Natural and Ordinary, and lastly, Integration. Ten pages of notes specific to each day, 2 page bibliography. The bottom fore corner is bumped, othe... View more info