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Original Unity of Man and Woman: Catechesis on the Book of Genesis /  Blessed Are the Pure in Heart: Catechesis on the Sermon on the Mount and  Writings of St. Paul / Reflections on Humanae Vitae: Conjugal Morality and  Spirituality. (3 volumes).
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Original Unity of Man and Woman: Catechesis on the Book of Genesis / Blessed Are the Pure in Heart: Catechesis on the Sermon on the Mount and Writings of St. Paul / Reflections on Humanae Vitae: Conjugal Morality and Spirituality. (3 volumes).

By John Paul II.

Boston, Massachusetts.: St. Paul Editions.. Good. 1981/83/84. Soft Cover. 12mo - 17.5 x 10.5 cm.; 1 - "Original Unity of Man and Woman" (1981, ISBN - 0819854060):184 pp. Four page preface by Donald W. Wuerl. The text was compiled and indexed (6 page index) by the Daughters of St. Paul. This volume is ex-library and the library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and a pocket on the inside of the back cover and an attachment remain on the blank verso of the last page. 2 - "Blessed Are the Poor in Spirit" (1983, ISBN - 081981114): 305 pp. Five preface by Donald W. Wuerl. The text was compiled and indexed (7 page index) by the Daughters of St. Paul. Minor wear and scuffing to the covers. 3 - "Reflections on Humanae Vitae: Conjugal Morality and Spirituality" (1984, ISBN - 0819864102). Four page preface by Donald W. Wuerl. The text was compiled by the Daughters of St. Paul. Mior wear and scuffing to the covers. During the general audiences from September, 1979 to November, 1984, Pope John Paul II presented a 3 part catechesis on the theme of redemption of the body and the sacramentality of marriage. These 3 book comprise that entire catechesis and lay the foundation of John Paul's "Theology of the Body". All 3 are included. .

$15.00

The Popes' New Order: A Systematic Summary of the Social Encyclicals and  Addresses, from Leo XIII to Pius XII.
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The Popes' New Order: A Systematic Summary of the Social Encyclicals and Addresses, from Leo XIII to Pius XII.

By Hughes, Philip.

London, UK.: Burns Oates & Washbourne.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1943. Hardcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; viii - 232 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. First published in 1943, this is a reprint done in the same year. Hughes has 9 subject areas and then references the applicable papal text for that area. The subject areas are as follows: I - "The Fundamantal Cause of World Unrest and the only real Solution", II - "Some Eroneous Solutions", III - "The State and Its Powers", IV- "The Catholic Attitude to the Modern State; General Theory", V - "The Catholic Attitude to the Modern State; Practical Direction for Special Cases", VI - Family Life; The Basis of National Well-Being", VII - "Ideals in Education", VIII - "The Capitalist System and the Worker", IX - "The International Problem". Comprehensive 16 page index at the back. Previous owner's name stamped on the front free end paper and the book shows only mild wear to the externals. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$15.00

The Christian in the Material World.
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The Christian in the Material World.

By Montini, Giovanni Battista Cardinal. (Pope Paul VI).

Montreal, Quebec.: Palm Publishers.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1963. Hardcover. 12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 71 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. Translated by Rev. Michael M. McManus from the original Italian "Il Cristiano e il Benessere Temporale". Previous owner's name stamped on the front and back free end papers. The gilt lettering on the front board is a tad faded, that on the spine is bright. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. The dust jacket has mild edge wear and that to the head edge and spine crown. .

$8.50

Puebla and Beyond; Documentation and Commentary.
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Puebla and Beyond; Documentation and Commentary.

By Eagleson, John and Philip Scharper. (editors).

Maryknoll, New York.: Orbis Books.. Very Good. 1979. Soft Cover. 0883443996 . 8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; xiii - 370 pp. Translated from the Spanish by John Drury. Divided into 4 main topic areas: I - "Puebla 1979", introductory writings; II - "The Pope at Puebla", addresses and homiies; III- "The Final Document", along with an introduction and a commentary, IV - "Beyond Puebla", discussions on the significance of the document. Twenty page index at the back. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the inside of the back cover. Minor wear to the edges of the covers and some light scuffing, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$10.00

The Philosophy Of Life: The Pope And The Right To Life.
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The Philosophy Of Life: The Pope And The Right To Life.

By Thomas, Fr. Rosario. (editor).

Cochiti Lake, New Mexico.: Pro Fratribus Press.. Good. 1989. Softcover. 12mo - 18 x 10.5 cm; lxxxiii - 276 pp. With a letter from Bishop Pavol Hnilica, a preface by Joan Andrews and a foreword by Joseph Scheidler. A look at 'life' issues referenced to Vatican documents. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the inside of the back cover. Minor wear to the covers and the beginning of a reading crease in the spine. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$5.00

Sacramentum Caritatis. The Eucharist as the Source and Summit of the  Church's Life and Mission.
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Sacramentum Caritatis. The Eucharist as the Source and Summit of the Church's Life and Mission.

By Pope Benedict XVI.(Joseph Ratzinger).

Vatican City / Ottawa, Ontario.: Libreria Editrice Vaticana / Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops.. Fine. 2007. Soft Cover. 9780889975538 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 111 pp. The full title is as follows: "Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation Sacramentum Caritatis of the Holy Father Benedict XVI to the Bishops, Clergy, Consecrated Persons and the Lay Faithful on the Eucharist as the Source and Summit of the Church's Life and Mission". Sixteen pages of notes and a 5 page index at the back. An as-new and unused book. .

$6.00

Pope Benedict's Divine Mercy Mandate.
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Pope Benedict's Divine Mercy Mandate.

By Came, David.

Stockbridge, Massachusetts.: Marian Press.. Near Fine. 2009. Soft Cover. 9781596142039 . 12mo - 18 x 10.5 cm.; 155 pp. From a comment on the back cover: "David Came traces the thread of Divine Mercy throughout the papacy of Benedict XVI and pulls back the veil on a papal program for what it means to go forth and be witnesses of God's mercy." Other than some very mild wear to the edges of the covers, this is an as-new and unused book. .

$5.00

John Paul's Extraordinary Synod: A Collegial Achievement.
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John Paul's Extraordinary Synod: A Collegial Achievement.

By Rynne, Xavier.

Wilmington, Delaware.: Michael Glazier.. Very Good. 1986. Softcover. 089453601X . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xi - 132 pp. Pope John Paul II celebrated the twentieth anniversary of the closing of Vatican II with a mini-synod and this book is Rynne's journalistic imterpretation of the theological import of that synod. Illustrated with one page with photographs of 4 of the participants. Two appendices: "Message to the People of God" and "The Final Report". Previous owner's name on the first page and the book shows mild wear to the cover edges. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$7.50

Men of Mercy: Pope Francis Speaks to Priests.
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Men of Mercy: Pope Francis Speaks to Priests.

By Pope Francis. (Giuseppe Merola, editor).

Erlanger, Kentucky.: Beacon Publishing / Dynamic Catholic.. Good in Near Fine dust jacket. 2016. Hardcover. 9781942611974 . 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; v - 265 pp. Off-white paper over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. A collection of messages and homilies by Pope Francis that concern the priesthood, priests and their ministry. The front free end paper has been removed, otherwise the book appears to have been used very little if at all. .

$8.00

John Paul II: A Dictionary of His Life and Teachings.
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John Paul II: A Dictionary of His Life and Teachings.

By O'Carroll CSSp., Michael.

Belfast, Norhtern Ireland.: J. M. J. Publications.. Near Fine. 1994. Softcover. 0951997386 . 8vo - 21.5 x 15.5 cm.; (6) - 100 - (6) pp. From the back cover: "I have aimed . . . to survey the entire career of John Paul II to single out the principal themes of his teaching. I hope thereby to help the reader to judge the total personality and achievemnet of this man." The covers have some very minor wear to the edges and corners, else fine. .

$5.00

The Church Teaches: Documents of the Church in English Translation.
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The Church Teaches: Documents of the Church in English Translation.

By Ackeren SJ., Gerald Van, with the Jesuit Fathers of St. Mary's College, Kansas. (translators / editors)

Rockford, Illinois.: Tan Books and Publishers.. Very Good. 1973. Softcover. 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xiv - 400 pp. First published by Herder in 1955, this is the later Tan Books reprint. The Jesuits involved in this work were under the direction of Gerald Van Ackeren SJ and they are John F. Clarkson SJ, John H. Edwards SJ, William J. Kelly SJ and John J. Welch SJ. The book was intended as a reference work for college theology courses. Includes at the back, an 8 page topical index, a 2 page listing of the Ecumenical Councils of the Church, a 6 page table of reference to Denziger's Enchiridion Symbolorum, and a 22 page general index. Minor wear to the fore corners of the covers and the spine tips, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$10.00

The Holy Rosary; Papal Teachings.
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The Holy Rosary; Papal Teachings.

By Benedictine Monks Of Solesmes. (selected and arranged by).

Boston, Massachussets.: St. Paul Editions.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1980. Hard Cover. 12mo - 18.5 x 12 cm.; 346 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated by Rev. Paul J. Oligny, O FM. Part of the series of Papal Teachings compiled by the Monks of Solesmes. "This collection of 86 Papal documents on the holy rosary presents the thoughts and reflections of eleven Supreme Pontiffs - from Clement XIII to John Paul II. Three major topics are treated in depth: the nature and history of the rosary; efficacy of the rosary; and devotion to the rosary". The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the first blank page and attachment remains on the back end end papers. Light wear to the spine tips, otherwise very clean with a sound binding. .

$15.00

The Joy of Knowing Christ: Meditations on the Gospels.
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The Joy of Knowing Christ: Meditations on the Gospels.

By Pope Benedict XVI. Joseph Ratzinger.

Ijamsville, Maryland.: Word Among Us Press.. Fine. 2009. Softcover. 9781593251512 . 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 143 pp. This is the third printing from the same year as the initial publication. Fifty-five meditations in all taken from homilies and addresses. The translations are from the Vatican. An as-new and unused book. .

$6.00

The Social Agenda: A Collection of Magisterial Texts.
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The Social Agenda: A Collection of Magisterial Texts.

By Sirico, Rev. Robert A. and Rev. Maciej Zieba OP. (editors).

Vatican City, Italy.: Libreria Editrice Vaticana.. Near Fine. 2000. Softcover. 8820929201 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xi - 225 pp. Three page foreword by Archbishop Francois-Xavier Nguyen Van Thuan. Thirteen page bibliography and a 15 page index. The texts are grouped into the following10 "articles" or subject areas: The Nature of Catholic Social Teaching, The Human Person, The Family, The Social Order, The Role of the State, The Economy, Work and Wages, Poverty and Charity, The Environment, and the International Community. Two pages have dog-eared creases on the upper fore corners, else fine. .

$8.00

John Paul II: A Dictionary of His Life and Teachings.
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John Paul II: A Dictionary of His Life and Teachings.

By O'Carroll CSSp., Michael.

Belfast, Norhtern Ireland.: J. M. J. Publications.. Near Fine. 1994. Softcover. 0951997386 . 8vo - 21.5 x 15.5 cm.; (6) - 100 - (6) pp. From the back cover: "I have aimed . . . to survey the entire career of John Paul II to single out the principal themes of his teaching. I hope thereby to help the reader to judge the total personality and achievemnet of this man." Signed and dated by the author with an inscription on the first (title) page. The covers have some very minor wear to the edges and corners, else fine.; Signed by Author .

$6.00

Visible Signs of the Gospel: Messages of John Paul II on Consecrated Life.
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Visible Signs of the Gospel: Messages of John Paul II on Consecrated Life.

By Pope John Paul II.

Boston, Massachusetts.: St. Paul Editions.. Very Good. 1983. Softcover. 0819880019 . 12mo - 17.5 x 11 cm.; 304 pp. Compiled and indexed by the Daughters of St. Paul and taken from the English edition of L'Osservatore Romano. Twelve page index at the back. The covers show mild wear and moderate scuffing, otherwise very clean with a tight binding. .

$5.00

The Whole Truth About Man: John Paul II to University Faculties and  Students.
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The Whole Truth About Man: John Paul II to University Faculties and Students.

By John Paul II. (edited by James V. Schall SJ).

Boston, Massachusetts.: St. Paul Editions.. Very Good. 1981. Softcover. 081988202X . 12mo - 17.5 x 11 cm.; (10) - 354 pp. Thirty-three homilies and talks grouped into 8 sections: 1 - "Three Brief Homilies to University Students on Who They Are", 2 - "Addresses to University Students and Faculties About the Nature of University Life", 3 - "Addresses to University Convocations and Meetings About the Nature of a Christian University", 4 - "Familiar Homilies to University Students About Faith and Knowledge", 5 - "Addresses About Science and Faith", 6 - "Addresses to Roman Ecclesiastical Universities", 7 - "A Papal Doctrinal Homily, on Seeking the Lord", 8 - "Pastoral Addresses to University Faculty and Students About Christianity and Intelligence". The translations are taken from the English language edition of the l'Osservatore Romano. Six page index. The library markings, of which none are external, are 2 stamps on blank pages and an unused pocket on the last blank page, otherwise very clean with a tight binding and the spine is sunned or faded. .

$7.00

The Lay Members of Christ's Faithful People. Christifideles Laici.
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The Lay Members of Christ's Faithful People. Christifideles Laici.

By (Pope) John Paul II.

Boston, Massachusetts.: Daughters of St. Paul.. Fine. 1989. Softcover. 12mo - 18 x 11.5 cm.; 181 pp. The "Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation 'Christifideles Laici' of His Holiness John Paul II on the Vocation and the Mission of the Lay Faithful in the Church and in the World". The official Vatican translation from the Latin. Thirteen pages of textual and bibliographical notes. An unused and as-new book. .

$6.00

John Paul II: The Great Mercy Pope.
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John Paul II: The Great Mercy Pope.

By Kosicki OSB., Rev. George W.

Stockbridge, Massachusetts.: Marian Press.. Fine. 2001. Softcover. 0944203604 . 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 143 pp. Extensive 60 page appendix at the back detailing the chronological sequence of Pope John Paul's references to, teaching about and promotion of Divine Mercy. An as-new and unused book. .

$6.00

Through the Year with Pope John Paul II: Readings for Every Day of  the Year.
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Through the Year with Pope John Paul II: Readings for Every Day of the Year.

By Wojtyla, Karol. (edited by Tony Castle).

New York.: Crossroad.. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1981. Hardcover. 0824500415 . 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 252 pp. Burnt orange cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and a gilt papal crest centered on the front board. Foreword by Cardinal Hume. The readings, averaging a half page each, are taken from Pope John Paul's writings or talks and each reading is prefaced with a relevant verse from Scripture. Two page listing of bibliographic references for the readings at the back. The book shows some very minor shelf wear to the board corners and spine tips, otherwise clean with a tight binding. The unclipped dust jacket has mild to moderate edge wear. .

$10.00

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