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Jesus: A Portrtait.
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Jesus: A Portrtait.

By O'Collins SJ., Gerald.

Maryknoll, New York.: Orbis Books.. Near Fine. 2008. Soft Cover. 9781570757839 . 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xvi - 246 pp. Fifteen pages of notes, 2 page select bibliography, and a 3 page index of names. Aside form very minor wear to the fore corners of the front cover, the book is as new and unused. .

$7.50

The Great Redeemer: A Course of Sermons on the Passion and Death of Christ.
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The Great Redeemer: A Course of Sermons on the Passion and Death of Christ.

By Toth, Very Rev. Tihamer.

St. Louis, Missouri.: B. Herder Book Company.. Good with no dust jacket. 1942. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; iv - 301 pp. Beige cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board along with a single blind stamped border rule on the front board. Translated by V. G. Agotai and edited by Rev. Newton Thompson. First published in English in 1937, this is the fourth printing. Twenty-seven sermons or talks in all, followed by a 5 page index. The library markings are a paper label on the lower spine, a stamp on the title page and unused attachments on the back end paper. Previous owner's name crossed out on the front free end paper. The spine tips show minor wear and the top fore corners of the boards are bumped. Otherwise clean wih a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$12.50

Christ in His Brethren.
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Christ in His Brethren.

By Plus SJ., Rev. Raoul.

London, UK.: Burns Oates and Washbourne.. Good with no dust jacket. 1947. Hardcover. 12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; vii - 207 pp. Brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First published in 1925, this is the fourth printing. Translated from the French by Irene Hernaman. In 2 main parts of 3 chapters each: "The Three Great Laws of Our Common Life in Christ" and "The Three Great Means of Apostolate". Footnotes throughout mostly Scripturereferences. The library markigs, noneof which re etrnal, are a stamp on the titl epge and unused attachments on the back end papers. Mild wear to the spine tips and the fore corners of the boards and th espine is faded. otherwise clean with a solid binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$15.00

A Doctor At Calvary: The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ as Described by  a Surgeon
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A Doctor At Calvary: The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ as Described by a Surgeon

By Barbet MD., Pierre.

New York: P. J. Kenedy & Sons. Good with no dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. 8vo - 19.5 x 13.5 cm.; 178 - (14) pp. Light gray cloth over boards with red lettering on the spine. Approbations present and dated 1953, no copyright date present. Appendices with 12 pages of black and white photographs at the back. Translated by the Earl of Wicklow from the French edition of 1950, "La passion de N.-S. Jésus Christ selon le Chirugien". An investigation undertaken by the surgeon, classicist, linguist, archaeologist, liturgist and scholar, Barbet. The binding is tight and solid with a clean interior. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back end papers. .

$6.50

The Mystery of Calvary.
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The Mystery of Calvary.

By Rooney CP., Gerard.

New York.: Macmillan.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1959. Hardcover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xi - 131 pp. Gray cloth over boards with purple lettering on the spine and the front board. ". . . Father Gerard Rooney explains the great mystery of Christ's death, telling why God became man. He also explains how Christ repaired the broken bond between God and man. The author speaks of the evil that God permits to exist in the world . . .". Minor shelf wear to the book. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back end papers. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding. .

$5.00

Words from the Cross.
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Words from the Cross.

By Rengers OFMCap., Rev. Christopher.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin.: Bruce Publishing Company.. Very Good. 1958. Soft Cover. 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; (6) - 66 pp. Beige wraps with black lettering and a brown cross in saddle stapled binding. Rev. Rengers reflects on the seven last words of Jesus: "Forgiveness", "Mercy of God to Sinners", "Our Sorrowful Mother", "Desolation of Christ on the Cross", "Christ's Thirst for Souls", "The Task Is Finished", and lastly "Leaving Things to God". Previous owner's stamp on the first page, otherwise very clean with a sound binding and showing only negligible wear. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. .

$15.00

A Sculptor Interprets the Holy Shroud of Turin.
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A Sculptor Interprets the Holy Shroud of Turin.

By A Divine Word Missionary.

Esopus, New York.: Holy Shroud Guild.. Very Good. 1954. Soft Cover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 32 pp. Black and white illustrated wraps in a saddle stapled binding. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The author, who is also the sculptor, describes the process he underwent to arrive at the final result cast in aluminum. Quite literally, painstaking work. A small dampstain and some light soiling on the back cover, otherwise clean with a sound binding. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. .

$15.00

The Mystery of Jesus Christ: A Christology and Soteriology Textbook.
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The Mystery of Jesus Christ: A Christology and Soteriology Textbook.

By Ocariz, F. with L. F. Mateo Seco and J. A. Riestra.

Dublin, Ireland.: Four Courts Press.. Near Fine. 1994. Soft Cover. 1851821279 . 8vo - 23.5 x 15.5 cm.; xv - 320 pp. This is volume 1 of a series of theology textbooks written by members of the faculty of theology of the University of Navarre. First published as "El Misterio de Jesucristo" in 1991 and translated into English by Michael Adams and James Gavigan. Eight page bibliography and a 6 page index. Footnotes throughout. Light scuffing and very minor wear to the edges of the covers, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$27.50

Jesus in the Power of Poetry, A New Voice for Gospel Truth.
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Jesus in the Power of Poetry, A New Voice for Gospel Truth.

By O'Murchu, Diarmuid, MSC.

New York.: Crossroad Publishing.. Near Fine. 2009. Soft Cover. 0824525213 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 220 pp. O'Murchu "uses a poetic retelling of the Gospels so that we can directly experience the subversive message scholars have been describing. . ." Six pages of footnotes and a 6 page bibliography. The author is a member of the Sacred Heart Missionary Order, a social psychologist and author of many books on religion and science. An as-new and unused book with a wee bit of shelf wear to the edges of the covers. .

$7.50

The Imitation of Christ.
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The Imitation of Christ.

By a Kempis, Thomas.

Mineola, Nw York.: Dover Publications / Thrift Editions.. Fine. (2003). Soft Cover. 0486431851 . 8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; xiii - 139 pp. Translated from the Latin by Aloysius Croft and Harold Bolton, an unabridged republication of the Bruce Publishing edition of 1940. First published by Dover in 2003, this is a later printing. An as-new and unused book. .

$5.00

The Seven Last Words of Christ. (Reflections by . . .)
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The Seven Last Words of Christ. (Reflections by . . .)

By Rosica OSB., Fr. Thomas.

Toronto, Ontario.: Novalis.. Fine. 2017. Soft Cover. 9782896883868 . 12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 77 pp. Four page foreword by Donald Cardinal Wuerl. French folded flaps on the fore edges of the covers. An as-new and unused book without any wear. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced after it is ordered. .

$6.00

The Journey to Peace: Reflections of Faith, Embracing Suffering and  Finding New Life.
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The Journey to Peace: Reflections of Faith, Embracing Suffering and Finding New Life.

By Bernardin, Joseph Cardinal. (edited by Alphonse P. Spilly CPPS and Jeremy Langford).

New York.: Image Books / Doubleday.. Fine. 2003. Soft Cover. 0385501021 . 8vo -21 x 14 cm.; xxi - 151 - (3) pp. Fifteen page preface and introduction by the editors. From the back cover: "Using the Stations of the Cross as a framework, The Journey to Peace reveals the extraordinary faith, wisdom and compassion of Joseph Cardinal Bernardin (1928-1996). Through these excerpts from his homilies, Cardinal Bernardin helps readers understand the relevance of Jesus' suffering, death and resurrection to their own lives , inviting all to join the journey that leads to peace." An as-new and unused book. .

$5.00

Mighty in Power: The Miracles of Jesus.
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Mighty in Power: The Miracles of Jesus.

By Kun, Jeanne.

Ijamsville, Maryland.: The Word Among Us Press.. Fine. 2006. Soft Cover. 1593250835 . 8vo - 21 x 14.5 cm.; 111 pp. A volume from the series "The Word Among Us Keys to the Bible" from this publisher. An as-new and unused book. .

$6.00

The Other Side of Christ.
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The Other Side of Christ.

By Smith, Fr. Robert D.

Avon-by-the-Sea, New Jersey.: Magnificat Press.. Very Good. (1987). Softcover. 0940543028 . 8vo - 20 x 14 cm.; (6) - 158 - (5) pp. The ten chapters in this volume were originally published in a slightly different form as a weekly column in the periodical, "The Wanderer". This book "presents the fullness of God's love in redemption - not amnesty for all whether they repent or not, but an atoning sacrifice to save from the fires of hell those who believe and obey." Included in Father Smith's perspective is a chapter on Shakespeare and his view of the narrow path. Minor wear and scuffing to the covers and spine and a creased fore corner on the lower back cover, otherwise clean and tight. .

$7.50

Jesus before Christianity.
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Jesus before Christianity.

By Nolan OP., Fr. Albert

Maryknoll, New York.: Orbis Books.. Near Fine. 2008. Softcover. 9781570754043 . 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xii - 196 pp. Notes, bibliography, index. First published in 1976, this is the eighth printing of the twenty-fifth aniversary edition. "The portrait of Jesus that emerges introduces us to the man as he was before he became enshrined in doctrines, dogmas, and ritual. . . . this edition has been revised to take account of concerns expressed about the sexist language and assumptions of the original. " Fr. Nolan is a South African Dominican and helped with the preparation of the celebrated Kairos document, which was one of the first formulations of liberation theology to come out of South Africa. Very mid wear to the fore corners of the covers, else fine. .

$5.00

The Resurrection: Experience Life in the Risen Christ.
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The Resurrection: Experience Life in the Risen Christ.

By Hadjadj, Fabrice.

Paris, France.: Magnificat / Pierre-Marie Dumont.. Fine. 2016. Soft Cover. 8vo - 19.5 x 12.5cm.; 189 pp. Translated from the French, "Résurrection; mode d'emploi", by Michael J. Miller. From the back cover: "In twelve profound yet playful meditations on the Biblical encounters with the risen Lord, Fabrice Hdjadj asks us to alter the way we view our relationships with others, service, food, money, Scripture, love and more. He encourages us to see God's redemptive work in creation here and now." An as-new and unused book. .

$5.00

In Him Alone Is Our Hope: Texts on the Heart of Christ. (1965-1983).
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In Him Alone Is Our Hope: Texts on the Heart of Christ. (1965-1983).

By Arrupe SJ., Pedro.

St. Louis, Missouri.: Institute of Jesuit Sources.. Very Good. 1984. Softcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xiii - 162 pp. Volume IV in the "Selected Letters and Addresses" by Pedro Arrupe series. An authorized translation of "En el solo . . . la Esperanza" which was first published in Rome in 1983. Three page foreword by Karl Rahner, SJ. Edited by Jerome Aixala, SJ. This volume contains the chief texts on the Heart of Christ which Father Arrupe issued during his term as the twenty-eighth Superior General of the Jesuits. The library markings are a label taped to the lower spine, a stamp on the title page and attachments on the inside of the back cover and the verso of the last page. Previous owner's name crossed out on the first page. Mild shelf wear and light scuffing to the covers and the front cover has a tear (~ 4 cm.) in the upper joint. With all of that though it is otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$6.00

The Theology of Christ: Commentary. Readings in Christology.
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The Theology of Christ: Commentary. Readings in Christology.

By Tapia, Ralph J. (editor).

New York.: The Bruce Publishing Company.. Good. 1971. Soft Cover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xiv - 475 pp. From the foreword: "The purpose of this book is to provide the college student a selective but comprehensive anthology of the views of contemporary authors on the development of Christology from the Apostolic period to the present." Contents in brief: I - "Christ in the Post-Apostolic Tradition and in the First Apologists" with 7 selections from Grillmeier, Harnack, Werner, Adam, Kelly, Wingren and Richard; II - "Christological Developments in the Third Century" with 6 selections by Grillmeier, Danielou, Beskow, Wilson, Cantalamessa and Sellers; III - "Theological Interpretations of Christ from Nicaea to Chalsedon" with 11 selections from Werner, Grillmeier (2), Kelly (2), Adam, Sellers, Prestige, McKenzie, McNamara and Kelly; IV - "The Chalcedonian Faith and Its Further Clarifications" with 5 selections from Ferrier, McIntyre, Jay, Tixeront and Rozemond; V- "Christology in the Western fathers" with 5 selections from Galtier, Van Bavel, Portalié, Kelly and Tixeront; VI - "Christ in Medieval Thought" with 6 selections from Otten, Richard, Manteau-Bonamy, Ferrier, Oberman and Meyendorff; VII - "Christ in the Reformers" with 5 selections from Althaus, Richard, Wendel, Franks and Paul; VIII - "Christology in the Sixteenth Through the Nineteenth Centuries" with 9 selections from Perriraz (2), Welch, Peter, Aulén, Adam, Richard, Oxenham and Tubaldo; IX - "Christ in Orthodox Christology" with 5 selections from Jugie, Gavin, Guirgis Waheeb, Sarkissan and Harakas; X - "Contemporary Christology" with 12 selections from Torrance, Riderbos, Killen, Pittenger, Malevez, Martin, Baillie, Faricy, Schilling, Clarke, Grillmeier and Mcnamara. Comprehensive 19 page index. 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. Mild wear to the covers and the spine is a tad faded, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$10.00

Fully Human, Fully Divine: An Interactive Christology.
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Fully Human, Fully Divine: An Interactive Christology.

By Casey OCSO., Michael.

Liguori, Missouri.: Liguori Publications. Liguori / Triumph.. Near Fine. 2005. Soft Cover. 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xvi - 352 pp. First published in 2004, this is the second printing. From the back cover: "In eloquent prose, Michael Casey offers a Marcan-based Gospel exploration of the humanity and divinity of Jesus. Chapters on the dynamics of Jesus' life on earth as portrayed in Mark alternate with chapters that turn their attention back to our own human condition. . . . As the chapters of this book proceed, we are primed to embrace renunciation, detachment, knowledge of the truth about ourselves, our humble realization of our own lack of merits, and the discovery of a contemplative intensity that allows us to step outside ourselves." Thirty pages of end notes, 5 page index of bibical texts and a 2 page index of authors. Michael Casey has written a rather nice 6 page note on Cistercian Spirituality by way of an introduction and he is a Cistercian monk in Tarrawarra Abbey in Victoria, Australia, just northeast of Melbourne. Very minor wear to the tail edge of the front cover, else fine. .

$8.00

Christ: The Center of Life.
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Christ: The Center of Life.

By Fichtner OSC., Joseph.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin.: The Bruce Publishing Company.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; xi - 158 pp. Tan cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. A book on Christology that also (from the dust jacket) "relates the question of Christ's personality to the problems of genuine growth in the Christian Life. Father Fichtner expores subjects that range from St. Paul and the early Church Fathers to Paul Claudel, Jean Paul Sartre, the Vatican Caouncil and the evolutionary theories of Telhard de Chardin." Footnotes throughout and with a 2 page index. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachemtns on the back end papers. Previous owner's name crossed out on the end papers. Otherwie clean with a sound binding and having only mild wear to the spine tips. The dust jacket has very mild edge wear and the spine is a tad faded. .

$8.00

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