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A Vacation with the Lord: A Personal, Directed Retreat . . .

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1986

Seller ID: 29434

ISBN: 087793343X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 175 pp. Originally presented as an audio cassette production in 1985, Fr. Green has rewritten and expanded it into a book form. A four week retreat based on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. The covers show minor shelf wear to the edges, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Prayer and Common Sense.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1995

Seller ID: 29476

ISBN: 087793553X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 118 pp. Green paper over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket flap: "Of all the qualities necessary for a genuine spiritual life, perhaps the most indispensable virtue is the one most often overlooked - common sense. God is sensible, and our call to be like God, to be holy, is essentially to be people of good sense. says Father Green. In this wise practical book he outlines for us what it means to live according to the common sense of God." Vey minor wear to the spine tail while the dust jacket has minor wear to the spine tips and a small cl... View more info

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Opening to God: A Guide to Prayer.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1983

Seller ID: 30224

ISBN: 0877931364

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 110 pp. First published in 1977, this is the sixth printing of the soft cover edition.. "Much more than a how-to book on prayer, Opening to God is a unique combination of fundamentals, fully grounded in the tradition of the Christian mystics, plus a wealth of today's insights into what is really involved in laying the foundations of a genuine encounter with God - a real life of prayer." Previous owner's address label on the inside of the front cover. The cover edges have some very mild shelf wear, else clean and tight. View more info

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Opening to God: A Guide to Prayer.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1987

Seller ID: 31310

ISBN: 0877931364

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 110 pp. First published in 1977, this is the eighth printing of the soft cover edition.. "Much more than a how-to book on prayer, Opening to God is a unique combination of fundamentals, fully grounded in the tradition of the Christian mystics, plus a wealth of today's insights into what is really involved in laying the foundations of a genuine encounter with God - a real life of prayer." Previous owner's name on the first page, else fine. View more info

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When the Well Runs Dry: Prayer Beyond the Beginnings.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1985

Seller ID: 31311

ISBN: 0877931828

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 175 pp. First published in 1979, this is the eighth printing. One of the modern classics on prayer and personal spiritual growth. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Darkness in the Marketplace: The Christian at Prayer in the World.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1981

Seller ID: 31518

ISBN: 0877932298

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 128 pp. Glossy black paper over boards with gilt lettering on spine. Fr. Green's sequel to "Opening to God" and "When the Well Runs Dry". From the dust jacket: " . . . (Fr. Green). . .has given us . . . a highly practical and quite illuminating treatment of the Lord's purifying activity in the active life . . ." The book has very mild wear to the spine tips, else fine. The unclipped dust jacket has mild edge wear along with a closed tear (~2 cm) in the head edge of the back panel and some soiling on the back also. View more info

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Weeds Among the Wheat. Discernment: Where Prayer & Action Meet.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1985

Seller ID: 31527

ISBN: 0877933189

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 204 pp. First published in 1984, this is the second printing. Discernment is a function of one's relationship with God states Fr. Green, and he then explores what it is and how to use it as a Christian. Previous owner's name and date on the first page, else clean with a sound binding and having only very mild wear to the covers. View more info

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Drinking from a Dry Well.

By: Green SJ., Thomas H.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32509

ISBN: 0877934517

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 125 pp. Light beige paper over boards with copper gilt letterig on the spine. A sequel to Fr. Green's "When the Well Runs Dry". The question of what to do during the 'dark night' is answered with help from St. Ignatius and St. John of the Cross as Fr. Green offers consolation and advice with the effective union of contemplation and action. The book itself has negligible wear and appears to have never been used. The unclipped dust jacket has mild wear (rubbing) to the edges and corners. View more info

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Listening At Prayer.

By: Groeschel CFR., Benedict J.

Price: $4.05

Publisher: Mahwah, New Jersey., Paulist Press.: 1984

Seller ID: 32626

ISBN: 080912582X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; vii - 88 pp. A book about prayer and listening, to God, life, the liturgy. Father Benedict is a Capuchin Franciscan Friar of the Renewal. Previous owner's name on the first (half title) page, otherwise the book appears to have never been used. View more info

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Le Chemin de Croix du Seigneur Notre Sauveur.

By: Guardini, Romano.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Mulhouse, France., Editions Salvator.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28229

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 56 pp. The text is in French. Light beige wraps with red lettering. Translated from the German by Antoine B. Giraudet SJ. Ten page preface and a general reflection by the author also present. Previous owner's stamp (Dominican Provincial House) on the half-title and title page. Otherwise the interior is clean and the binding is solid. The wraps are age-toned or browned with small chips and tears in the yapped fore edges. View more info

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Renaître d'en haut: Une vie renouvelée par l'Esprit Saint.

By: Guibert, Pere Joel.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Paris, France., Editions de l'Emmanuel.: 2008

Seller ID: 31606

Condition: Fine


8vo - 22.5 x 14 cm.; 366 pp. The text is in French. One appendix of "Quelques prières pour se livrer à Dieu", 7 prayers in all. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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L'Eau Vive: La priere d'apres Therese d'Avila.

By: Guillet, Louis.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris, France., Mame: 1974

Seller ID: 13891

ISBN: 2250006067

Condition: Good+


12mo - 18 x 13 cm.; 203 pp. Text is in French. Approbations present. Card stock covers have some soiling, creasing, edgewear, text block edges soiled; text pages unmarked. View more info

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Convent Readings and Reflections.

By: Hagspiel SVD., Rev. Bruno M.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin., Bruce Publishing.: 1959

Seller ID: 19234

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xii - 274 pp. Green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. A collection of 20 talks/reflections on aspects of conventual life concentrating on the basic elements of said life gleaned from Fr. Hagspiel's half century of giving retreats to religious women. Library pocket on the front free end paper with no other library markings present. The book shows mild shelf wear to the externals. The dust jacket is lightly soiled with edge wear and three closed tears on the top edge.; Ex-Library View more info

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Prayers for Priests and Those Who Pray for Them.

By: Haney, Rev. T. Ronald.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: New York., Crossroad: 1999

Seller ID: 8698

ISBN: 0824518160

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 20 x 15 cm.; 126 pp. A collection of prayers by Father Hanley based upon scripture and on the communion of saints. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Streams in the Wasteland.

By: Hardy, Richard P.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Manilla, Philippines., Daughters of St. Paul.: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30393

Condition: Near Fine


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; 125 pp. From the back cover: " . . . a collection of personal reflections on Sacred Scripture." Very minor wear to the edges of the covers and slight tanning (browning) of the first and last page. Signed by the author on the first (half title) page.The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered.; Signed by Author View more info

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Come, Lord Jesus: A Biblical Retreat.

By: Harrington OP., Wilfrid J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Staten Island, New York., Society of St. Paul.: 1968

Seller ID: 24730

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 207 pp. Sky blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. The only library markings on the book are stamps on the front free end paper, otherwise very clean and tight. The dust jacket has a small sticker removal scar on the lower spine and the spine itself is faded.; Ex-Library View more info

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Frequently Asked Questions about Christian Meditation, the Path of Contemplative Prayer.

By: Harris, Paul T.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Novalis: 2001

Seller ID: 18099

ISBN: 2895071780

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 258 pp. Introduction by Sr. Madeleine Simon, RSCJ. A practical guide to the discipline of Christian Meditation; offers information and encouragement for beginners and experienced alike. The author was the director of the Christian Meditation Centre in London, England at the time of writing and author of several books on John Main. A clean, tight copy. View more info

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Frequently Asked Questions about Christian Meditation, the Path of Contemplative Prayer.

By: Harris, Paul T.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Novalis: 2002

Seller ID: 31488

ISBN: 2895071780

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 258 pp. Introduction by Sr. Madeleine Simon, RSCJ. First published in 2001, this is the second printing. A practical guide to the discipline of Christian Meditation; offers information and encouragement for beginners and experienced alike. The author was the director of the Christian Meditation Centre in London, England at the time of writing and author of several books on John Main. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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30 Questions and Answers about Christian Meditation: The Path of Contemplative Prayer.

By: Harris, Paul T.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Novalis.: 2018

Seller ID: 32915

ISBN: 2896883703

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 124 pp. Three page foreword by Laurence Freeman OSB. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Christian Meditation By Those Who Practice It

By: Harris, Paul T. (editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey, Dimension Books.: 1993

Seller ID: 22423

ISBN: 0871932814

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xiii - 273 pp. Introduction by Laurence Freeman, OSB. After an introduction to the practice of Christian meditation by Paul Harris, there follows a number of short testimonies by those who have used this method of prayer. Minor wear on cover, former owner's inscription on title page; otherwise, a clean sturdy text. View more info