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Alone with the Alone: An Eight Day Retreat.

By: Maloney SJ., George A.

Price: $6.75

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

Seller ID: 30156

ISBN: 0877932433

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 204 pp. First published in 1982, this is the fourth printing. From the back cover: ". . . a traveler's guide for the retreat experience of journeying to the Father. . . . The book can be used both privately and by retreat masters in formal retreats." Minor shelf wear to the covers and a faint sticker ghost on the back cover, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Nesting in the Rock: Finding the Father in Each Event.

By: Maloney SJ., George A.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1977

Seller ID: 30157

ISBN: 0871930021

Condition: Good+


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; 167 pp. From the author's introduction: "A nest does something to most people, at least it does to me. It must have done so also to the Israelites in the desert, to the Psalmist, and to Jesus Himself for we read the many references in Holy Scripture to nests." Moderate wear and light soiling/scuffing to the covers with some surface foxing to the head edge of the text block. Previous owner's partial address label on the first page. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Nesting in the Rock: Finding the Father in Each Event.

By: Maloney SJ., George A.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1977

Seller ID: 30158

ISBN: 0871930021

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; 167 pp. From the author's introduction: "A nest does something to most people, at least it does to me. It must have done so also to the Israelites in the desert, to the Psalmist, and to Jesus Himself for we read the many references in Holy Scripture to nests." A wee bit of wear to the fore edges and corners of the covers, else fine. View more info

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In Jesus We Trust.

By: Maloney SJ., George A.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Notre Dame, Indiana., Ave Maria Press.: 1990

Seller ID: 30167

ISBN: 0877934290

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 149 pp. Brown paper over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Minor underlining on ~5 pages and the fore corners of the boards have mild shelf wear. The dust jacket has a closed tear in the back and the fore corners have mild wear. View more info

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Singers of the New Song: A Mystical Interpretation of the Song of Songs.

By: Maloney SJ., George A.

Price: $5.40

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

Seller ID: 31303

ISBN: 0877932921

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 175 pp. Fr. Maloney, a priest of the Russian Byzantine Rite, is the founder of the John XXIII Institute for eastern Christian Studies at Fordham University and Contemplative Ministries in California. Six pages of footnotes at the back. Previous owner's name on the first page and minor wear to the edges of the covers. Otherwise the book is clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Journeying with the Lord: Reflections for Every Day.

By: Martini, Carlo Maria.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York., Alba House.: 1987

Seller ID: 29522

ISBN: 0818905085

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


16mo - 16.5 x 10 cm.; xxv - 511 pp. Maroon vinyl with a faux leather finish over thin and flexible boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front. Cardinal Martini was the Archbishop of Milan when this was published and formerly the President of the Gregorian University in Rome. Translated from the Italian "Sulle Strade del Signore" by Thomas Fogarty and James Provenzano. The dust jacket has mild edgewear and scuffing, else the book appears little used. View more info

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Creative Praying in Groups

By: McGuinness, Julia

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Chicago, Liturgy Training Publications.: 2006

Seller ID: 19953

ISBN: 1568542534

Condition: Fine


4to - 27 x 21 cm.; 94 pp. Approbations present. ". . . a valuable resource that pastoral ministers can use to help prepare short, non-liturgi cal prayer services and experiences to begin and conclude parish and school gatherings. Entire services are provided with leader and participant parts, a list of needed items, scripture passages, suggested music, and detailed instructions. . . user-friendly and thematically organized. The prayers may be used with and adapted for all ages." A new copy. View more info

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Miracles Do Happen.

By: McKenna OSC., Sister Briege with Henry Libersat.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan., Servant Books.: 1989

Seller ID: 28034

ISBN: 0892833165

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; xiv - 142 pp. Foreword by Francis A. Sullivan SJ. "Tells the story of Sister Briege's encounter with the healing power of God . . . shares her insights about faith for healing, the power of the Eucharist in healing, the importance of prayer, and the ministry of the priesthood . . ." Five pages of black and white photographs. Light wear on the cover edges, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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Miracles Do Happen.

By: McKenna OSC., Sister Briege with Henry Libersat.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan., Servant Books.: 1987

Seller ID: 30140

ISBN: 0892833165

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; xiv - 142 pp. Foreword by Francis A. Sullivan SJ. "Tells the story of Sister Briege's encounter with the healing power of God . . . shares her insights about faith for healing, the power of the Eucharist in healing, the importance of prayer, and the ministry of the priesthood . . ." Five pages of black and white photographs. One small inked number on the title page, else fine. View more info

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Mystical Passion: The Art of Christian Loving and The Human Adventure: The Art of Contemplative Living. (2 books included).

By: McNamara OCD., William.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rockport, Massachussetts., Element Inc.: 1991

Seller ID: 27372

ISBN: 0826407617

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; Mystical Passion: xi - 124 pp. McNamara writes as a Discalced Carmelite and "shows how authentic passion has its roots in the passion of God. He explores a spirituality of Christian love in which the reader will become progressively conscious of human growth that is as thoroughly erotic and sexual as it is spiritual". Mcnamara is the founder of the Spiritual Life Institute of Colorado and Nova Scotia. "The Human Adventure": 190 pp. (ISBN - 1852302488) "(McNamara) demonstrates a Christian spiritual path that points directly to a reality that reaffirms being and order in the f... View more info

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Praying with Visionary Women.

By: Meehan, Bridget Mary.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Franklin, Wisconsin., Sheed & Ward: 1999

Seller ID: 8566

ISBN: 1580510639

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 231 pp. Short biographies and prayer reflections of twenty Catholic Saints, Blesseds and Servants of God. Meehan produces and hosts the show "Godtalk", a cable TV program. View more info

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Seasons of Celebration.

By: Merton, Thomas.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York., The Noonday Press / Farrar, Straus and Giroux.: 1977

Seller ID: 32127

ISBN: 0374514194

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; (6) - 248 pp. First published in 1965, this is the first Noonday Press printing. From the back cover: "This work, originally inspired by the liturgical renewal brought on by Vatican II, will be of interest to those readers concerned with Thomas Merton's reflections on the seasons, or cycles, of the liturgical year. Words, songs, ceremonies, signs and movements of worship all have their place in opening up the heart and mind, as he says, to a new spirit of openness, in which the priest is open to his people, and they are open to him and to one another." Minor wear to the cove... View more info

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Fire in the Deep - Surprised by Love - Falling into Faith. Lectio Divina Series, Cycles A. B & C. (complete in 3 volumes).

By: Miller, Fr. Robert J.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Franklin, Wisconsin., Sheed & Ward.: 2000

Seller ID: 32034

ISBN: 1580511074

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15.5 cm.; Fire in the Deep, Cycle A (2001. ISBN - 1580511074): xvi - 220 pp. Surprised by Love, Cycle B (2002. ISBN - 1580511279): xii - 244 pp. Falling into Faith, Cycle C (2000. ISBN - 1580510787): xii - 216 pp. A series of themed reflections on scripture following the rhythms of Cycles A, B and C of the liturgical year. Father Miller is a Catholic priest, conference speaker, teacher, and founder of a faith-based housing corporation in inner city Chicago. All three show very mild wear to the edges of the covers and "Fire in the Deep" has a small crease on the bottom fore corner of... View more info

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Living as a Confident Daughter of God / Living as a Beloved Daughter of God. 2 books.

By: Mitchell, Patricia and Bill Bawden.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Ijamsville, Maryland., Word Among Us Press.: 2005/2008

Seller ID: 28854

ISBN: 1593251122

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; Living as a Beloved Daughter of God: A Faith-Sharing Guide for Catholic Women (2005): 112 pp. ISBN - 1593250525. Living as a Confident Daughter of God: A Faith-Sharing Guide for Catholic Women (2008): 119 pp. ISBN - 9781593251123. Both books are as-new and unused. Both are included. View more info

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La Vie d'intimité avec Jésus.

By: Monseigneur Cristiani. (edited by Michel de Saint-Pierre).

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Paris, France., Editions France Empire.: 1961

Seller ID: 30508

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 317 pp. The only library markings are a pocket on the blank verso of the second last page and a stamp (Dominican convent) on the title page. Minor wear to the covers and there are 2 reading creases in the spine. View more info

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Meditations with the Rosary Based on the Apostolic Letter Rosarium Virginis Mariae.

By: Morrow, Rev. J. (Compiler)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Braemer, Scotland, Humanae Vitae House.:

Seller ID: 19512

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 14.5 cm.; 188 pp. Besides the usual set of mysteries (Joyful, Sorrowful and Glorious) this book also includes the Mysteries of Light. Full-colour illustrations. A clean, tight volume with minor wear on cover, former owner's stamp on title page and card pocket on verso of back cover. View more info

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Children Praying a New Story, A Resource for Parents, Grandparents and Teachers.

By: Morwood, Michael.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: South Bend, Indiana., Kelmor Publishing.: 2009

Seller ID: 30837

ISBN: 0615273726

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 188 pp. Morwood has author a number of books "helping adult Christians to re-imagine and re-evaluate their faith in light of the contemporary 'story' about our universe." This one is on educating children into this new faith perspective. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Our Father's Plan: God's Arrangements and Our Response.

By: Most, Fr. William G.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Manassas, Virginia, Trinity Communications.: 1988

Seller ID: 20143

ISBN: 0937495271

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 276 pp. From the back cover: "The first half of the book deals with God's initiative in the Old and New Covenants, Christ, Mary and the Church. The second half examines the nature of our response, again through Christ, Mary and the Church." The externals show mild shelf wear. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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Our Father's Plan: God's Arrangements and Our Response.

By: Most, Fr. William G.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Manassas, Virginia., Trinity Communications.: 1988

Seller ID: 31628

ISBN: 0937495271

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 276 pp. From the back cover: "The first half of the book deals with God's initiative in the Old and New Covenants, Christ, Mary and the Church. The second half examines the nature of our response, again through Christ, Mary and the Church." 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. The externals show mild shelf wear and the interior is otherwise clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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The Jesus Prayer.

By: Mother Maria. (Lydia Gysi).

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Peregrina Publishing Company.: 1991

Seller ID: 32552

ISBN: 920669212

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 40 pp. Card stock covers in a saddle stapled binding. First published by the Greek Orthodox Monastery of the Assumption in Whitby, UK, this is a later reprint. Mother Maria (founder of the Monastery of the Assumption) received a doctorate of Philosophy at the University of Basle and during the writing of her thesis, she became a nun. The prologue of this small booklet describes how she came to write this booklet followed by a theological discussion of the prayer and ending with an epilogue with her relating where the journey, kindled by this prayer, has led her. This parti... View more info