Sign In | Register


RECENT ARRIVALS


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

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.
seller photo

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

The Mission of the Church.
seller photo

The Mission of the Church.

By Schillebeeckx OP., Edward.

New York.: The Seabury Press / Crossroad.. Good with no dust jacket. 1973. Hardcover. 0816411441 . 8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; ix - 244 pp. Green cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Translated from the 1969 Dutch edition, "Zending van de Kerk", by N. D. Smith. Eight pages of notes and an 8 page index at the back. The library markings are a tape ghost on the lower spine, library stamps on the front end papers and the library name stmped neatly on all 3 text block edges. Otherwise clean with a sound binding and showing only very mild wear to the externals. .

$7.00

Disciplines for Christian Living: Interfaith Perspectives.
seller photo

Disciplines for Christian Living: Interfaith Perspectives.

By Ryan CSP., Thoms.

New York.: The Paulist Press.. Near Fine. 1993. Soft Cover. 0809133806 . 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; (6) - 274 pp. Thirteen pages of notes (bibliographical and otherwise) at the back. Other than the spine being a tad faded, this is an as-new and unused book. .

$7.50

Spiritual Direction and Midlife Development.
seller photo

Spiritual Direction and Midlife Development.

By Studzinski OSB., Raymond.

Chicago, Illinois.: Loyola University Press.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1985. Hardcover. 0829404813 . 8vo - 22.5x 15 cm.; xi - 156 pp. Blue cloth over boards with white lettering on the spine. Extensive notes after each of the 5 chapters. Twelve page bibliography and a 6 page index. From the author's preface: "It is my intent in this book to carry forward the dialogue between direction and other disciplines wiith reference to those at midlife. The midlife period has special relevance inasuch as a large number of people coming for spiritual direction are in that particular transition period. The goal of my bringing together the contributions of theologians, directors, psychologists, and other professionals is to facilitate a more informed response to midlife individuals in spiritual direction." The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back free end paper. Otherwise the book shows minimal wear and appears to have been used very little if at all. The dust jacket has mild edge wear, a short closed tear at the bottom front fore corner and the spine is a tad darkened or sunned. .

$10.00

Homosexuality and the Catholic Church: Clear Answers to Difficult  Questions.
seller photo

Homosexuality and the Catholic Church: Clear Answers to Difficult Questions.

By Harvey OSFS., Fr. John F.

West Chester, Pennsylvania.: Ascension Press.. Near Fine. 2007. Soft Cover. 9781932927627 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; xvi - 271 pp. Five page foreword by Most Reverend Raymond L. Burke and a 4 page introduction by Fr. Benedict J. Groeschel CFR. Four page annotated bibliography by Fr. James Knapp SJ. Thirteen page index. An as-new and unused book other than the author's inscription and signature on the title page.; Signed by Author .

$10.00

The Unicorn in the Sanctuary: The Impact of the New Age Movement on the  Catholic Church.
seller photo

The Unicorn in the Sanctuary: The Impact of the New Age Movement on the Catholic Church.

By England, Randy.

Rockford, Illinois.: Tan Books and Publishers.. Near Fine. 1991. Soft Cover. 0895554518 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; ix - 161 pp. First published in 1990, this is the revised second edition. One appendix, "New Age Politics, Economics and Social Change" along with a 1 page list of suggested reading. Other than some very mild wear to the edges of the covers, this is an as-new and unused book. .

$7.50

Salvation Redefined: Catholic Parents and Religious Education in  Post-Vatican II Canada.
seller photo

Salvation Redefined: Catholic Parents and Religious Education in Post-Vatican II Canada.

By Collins, Lorene.

Toronto, Ontario.: Life Ethics Information Centre.. Near Fine. 2003. Softcover. 189559913X . 8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; 188 pp. Six page foreword by Msgr. Vincent Foy. An as-new and unused book showing some very mild wear to the edges of the covers. .

$7.50

Whom God Hath Not Joined.
seller photo

Whom God Hath Not Joined.

By McAuley, Claire.

New York.: Sheed and Ward.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 159 pp. Red cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. Six page introduction by Maisie Ward. From the dust jacket: "It is the story told with great simplicity and sincerity of a woman married in civil law to a man who in the eyes of the church was not her husband, and of her gradual facing of the problem and of the outcome . . ." The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back free end paper. The book has minor wear to the spine tips and is otherwise clean with a sound binding. The dust jacket has mild edge wear and the spine is sunned or darkened. .

$10.00

Strategies for Growth in Religious Life.
seller photo

Strategies for Growth in Religious Life.

By Arbuckle SM., Gerald A.

New York.: Society of St. Paul / Alba House.. Very Good. 1987. Soft Cover. 0818905050 . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xix - 240 pp. This is a second printing. From the back cover: ". .. the book covers three main questions facing religious congregations. Why has religious life apparently collapsed after Vatican II? How can congregations foster 'refounders' to keep alive the charism of the original founders? How can this be achieved in formation programs?" The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the inside of the back cover. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding. .

$7.50

For Better, For Worse: Sober Thoughts on Passionate Promises.
seller photo

For Better, For Worse: Sober Thoughts on Passionate Promises.

By Burtchaell CSC., Rev. James Tunstead.

New York.: Paulist Press.. Very Good. 1985. Soft Cover. 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; v - 151 pp. Illustrated with several full page black and white photographs. One appendix: "Address to the Bride and Groom". From the back cover: "The Christian commitment of marriage is terribly difficult to live up to, which is why seasoned believers urge younger ones to approach it with caution. It is the decision of a lifetime, and one has to look past feelings of affection to find a deeper, firmer ground to rest it on." 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. Otherwise very clean with a sound binding and having the appearance of being used very little if at all. .

$5.00

Two in One Flesh (2): The Mystery of Sex and Marriage in Catholic Thelogy.
seller photo

Two in One Flesh (2): The Mystery of Sex and Marriage in Catholic Thelogy.

By Messenger, Rev. E. C.

Westminster, Maryland.: The Newman Press.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1950. Hardcover. 8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; x - 236 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. This is part two only of the three part trilogy, "Two in One Flesh". Footnotes throughout, three appendices and a ten page index at the back. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back end papers. Previous owner's name crossed out on the front paste down end paper, otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$7.50

The World Problem: Capital, Labor, and the Church.
seller photo

The World Problem: Capital, Labor, and the Church.

By Husslein SJ., Rev. Joseph.

New York.: P. J. Kenedy & Sons.. Good with no dust jacket. 1918. Hardcover. 12mo - 18.5 x 12.5 cm.; xii - 296 pp. Red/brown cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Six page preface by Cardinal Bourne and from that preface: ". . . the object of the author, in this present volume, has not been to forecast future developments, but to interpret, as best he could, the mind of the Church on practically all the actual issues of Capital and Labor." Ten page index at the back. The library markings are an accession number on the spine, a library stamp on the title page and attachments on the back end papers. Crossed out previous owner's name on the front free end paper, the half title page and the back free end paper. Mild wear to the spine tips and the bottom fore corners ofthe boards, otherwise quite clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .

$12.50

The Small Rural Parish.
seller photo

The Small Rural Parish.

By Quinn, Bernard.

New York / Washington, DC.: The Parish Project / Glenmary Research Center.. Very Good. 1980. Soft Cover. 0914422111 . 8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; xii - 118 pp. From the copyright page: "The Parish Project grew out of a concern of the American bishops for the quality of parish life in the United States. It is an endeavor that hopes to discover qualities of effective parishes and ways of helping parish ministry by critically reflecting upon the pastoral experience of clergy, religious and laity." Two appendices; "How to Determine Parish Piorities" and "Correlative Ministries". 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. Previous owner's name on the first page and the covers show mild edge wear. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$6.00

The Vowed Life.
seller photo

The Vowed Life.

By van Kaam CSSp., Adrian.

Denville, New Jersey.: Dimension Books.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 363 pp. Beige cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. From the dust jacket: "A famous priest-psychologist brilliantly describes the vows of religious life and their value for mankind." In six parts: Part one- "The Emergence of Religious Life in the History of Human Unfolding", Part two - "Vow-Ability and Call-Ability", Part three - "Religious Life as Life Style and Life Symbol", Part four - "Obstacles to Religious Life in Western Culture", Part five - The Healing Power of the Vows", and Part six - "Purpose of the Participative Religious Life". The library markngs, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back free end paper. The book shows minor wear to the spine tips and is otherwise clean with a sound binding. The dust jacket is worn on the edges and quite worn and scuffed on the spine. .

$12.50

Mustard Seeds: A Conservative Becomes a Catholic. Collected Essays.
seller photo

Mustard Seeds: A Conservative Becomes a Catholic. Collected Essays.

By Bozall, L. Brent.

Manassas, Virginia.: Trinity Communications.1986. Very Good. Soft Cover. 0937495069 . 8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; 360 pp. Brent Bozell ran in the 1964 Republican primary for a Congressional seat in Maryland. This is a collection of some 45 essays presented in a chronological order with one appendix, "Present Imperfect", from July of 1970. The library markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on inside of the back cover and the blank verso of the last page. Minor wear to the edges of the covers and the spine is faded or sunned. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$8.00

Puebla and Beyond; Documentation and Commentary.
seller photo

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

Realization: Anthropology of Pastoral Care.
seller photo

Realization: Anthropology of Pastoral Care.

By Goldbrunner, Fr. Josef.

Notre Dame, Indiana.: University of Notre Dame Press.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1966. Hardcover. 8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; ix - 221 pp. Gray paper over boards with blue cloth and silver gilt lettering on the spine. Translated into English by Paul C. Bailey CSC and Elisabeth Reinecke. This is the ninth volume in the series "Liturgical Studies" as published by the University of Notre Dame Press. From the author's foreword: "Realization means the actualization of faith - a faith fully awakened and effective within man. This is a meeting of seed and soil, of God and human nature, an encounter between the divine Person and the human person at the point where theology and anthropology touch each other." Five page general index at the back. The libray markings, none of which are external, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on the back free end paper. The book has some very mild wear to the spine tips while the dust jacket has mild wear to the edges and moderate wear to the spine tips. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. .

$10.00

An Undivided Heart: Making Sense of Celibate Chastity.
seller photo

An Undivided Heart: Making Sense of Celibate Chastity.

By Sammon FMS., Sean D.

New York.: Alba House / Paulist Press.. Very Good. 1993. Soft Cover. 081890674X . 8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xii - 160 pp. From the back cover: "From the perspective of psychology, the author examines human sexuality and celibate chastity over the course of a lifetime. He also discusses identity, intimacy and its obstacles, relationships between men and women, some fundamental concepts of human sexuality including sexual orientation, as well as the spiritual foundation of celibate chastity." One 25 page appendix with references, "A Pastoral Response to Child Sexual Abuse" and a two page bibliography. The library markings, none of which are exteranl, are a stamp on the title page and attachments on inside of the back cover and the blank verso of the last page. Otherwise clean with a sound binding and the appearance of having been used very little if at all. .

$6.50

Do You Believe in God?
seller photo

Do You Believe in God?

By Rahner, Karl.

New York.: Paulist Press.. Very Good. 1969. Soft Cover. 12mo - 18 x 10.5 cm.; vii - 114 pp. Translated from the German edition, "Glaubst du an Gott?", by Richard Strachan. Nine essays by Rahner as follows: I - "Can We Still Believe", II - "The Believer amid Unbelievers", III - "Intellectual Honesty and Faith", IV - "Is Faith Possible in Today's World Picture?", V - "Science and Faith", VI - "Is Faith an Ideology?", VII - "Healing and Salvation through Faith", VIII - "Faith Today" and lastly, IX - "Can God Be Experienced?". Previous owner's address label on the on the first page, otherwise clean with a sound binding and showing mild edge wear and light scuffing to the covers. .

$4.00

Next >