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  • A Priest Forever; The Life of Eugene Hamilton - Benedict J. Groe
    A Priest Forever; The Life of Eugene Hamilton - Benedict J. Groe
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    Author: Benedict J. Groeschel, John Cardinal O'Connor (Foreword by) Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor ISBN: 9780879739447 Pages: 206 PB This is the true story of Eugene Hamilton, a young ma...
    Author: Benedict J. Groeschel, John Cardinal O'Connor (Foreword by) Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor ISBN: 9780879739447 Pages: 206 PB This is the true story of Eugene Hamilton, a young man who dreamed of becoming a priest; a young man stricked with terminal cancer as his life was just beginning; a man who was ordained, by papal dispensation, just hours before he died.
  • A Saviour of Living Cargoes: Life & Work of Caroline Chisholm
    A Saviour of Living Cargoes: Life & Work of Caroline Chisholm
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    Author: Carole Walker Publisher: Modotti Press ISBN: 9781921421945 Pages: 239 PB Caroline Chisholm’s philanthropic work was of lasting benefit to British emigrants and colonies — to Aust...
    Author: Carole Walker Publisher: Modotti Press ISBN: 9781921421945 Pages: 239 PB Caroline Chisholm’s philanthropic work was of lasting benefit to British emigrants and colonies — to Australia in particular. In New South Wales, she found shelter and employment for female immigrants and pressed officials to adopt her schemes for settling families on the land. In London, she arranged fr...
  • All I Own I Owe: The Autobiography of Reverend Alfred McBride, O
    All I Own I Owe: The Autobiography of Reverend Alfred McBride, O
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    All I Own I Owe: The Autobiography of Reverend Alfred McBride, O.Praem. Author: Reverend Alfred McBride, O.Praem. Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618903990 Pages: 244 P...
    All I Own I Owe: The Autobiography of Reverend Alfred McBride, O.Praem. Author: Reverend Alfred McBride, O.Praem. Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618903990 Pages: 244 PB "We have always valued Father McBride's contributions to religious education. . . . Through his faith and writings he has touched the souls of thousands of people throughout this country and beyo...
  • Candles in the Dark: The Authorized Biography of Fr. Ho Lung and
    Candles in the Dark: The Authorized Biography of Fr. Ho Lung and
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    Candles in the Dark: The Authorized Biography of Fr. Ho Lung and the Missionaries of the Poor Author: Joseph Pearce Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618903983 Pages: 2...
    Candles in the Dark: The Authorized Biography of Fr. Ho Lung and the Missionaries of the Poor Author: Joseph Pearce Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618903983 Pages: 256 PB Father Richard Ho Lung, M.O.P, - poet, teacher, musician - is the founder of the Missionaries of the Poor, one of the fastest growing religious orders in the world. Known as the "reggae p...
  • Child, Arise!
    Child, Arise!
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    Child, Arise!: The Courage to Stand is Jane Dowling's award-winning spiritual handbook for survivors of sexual abuse. From the rear cover: 'This is a book by a victim of sexual abuse for other v...
    Child, Arise!: The Courage to Stand is Jane Dowling's award-winning spiritual handbook for survivors of sexual abuse. From the rear cover: 'This is a book by a victim of sexual abuse for other victims, a victim who has spent countless hours meditating on the scriptures and applying them to her situation. It is an abundant source of consolation and inspiration, not just for victims but for th...
  • Drawn from Shadows Into Truth: A Memoir - Ray Ryland
    Drawn from Shadows Into Truth: A Memoir - Ray Ryland
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    Author: Ray Ryland Publisher: Emmaus Road Publishing ISBN: 9781937155902 Pages: 234 PB A fascinating autobiography in the spirit of Bl. John Henry Newman, Drawn from Shadows Into Truth...
    Author: Ray Ryland Publisher: Emmaus Road Publishing ISBN: 9781937155902 Pages: 234 PB A fascinating autobiography in the spirit of Bl. John Henry Newman, Drawn from Shadows Into Truth: A Memoir is the intriguing story of how a married minister in the Disciples of Christ eventually came to be an ordained priest in the Catholic Church. This captivating narrative of Father Ryland's q...
  • From Brotherhood to Priesthood - Memoirs of Mons W. A. Mullins
    From Brotherhood to Priesthood - Memoirs of Mons W. A. Mullins
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    Author: Monsignor William A. Mullins Publisher: Modotti Press ISBN: 9781922168498 Pages: 268 PB Monsignor Mullins’ account of his twin careers as a De La Salle Brother and diocesan pr...
    Author: Monsignor William A. Mullins Publisher: Modotti Press ISBN: 9781922168498 Pages: 268 PB Monsignor Mullins’ account of his twin careers as a De La Salle Brother and diocesan priest for over 70 years provides a fascinating in-person snapshot of Australian Church history from the 1940s to the present. His memoirs trace his life and career through his earlier years teaching ...
  • George Pell
    George Pell
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    Author: TESS LIVINGSTONE Publisher: Duffy & Snellgrove ISBN: 9781876631529 Pages: 408 PB After obtaining degrees at Rome and Oxford, George Pell moved through parish work in Victoria to ...
    Author: TESS LIVINGSTONE Publisher: Duffy & Snellgrove ISBN: 9781876631529 Pages: 408 PB After obtaining degrees at Rome and Oxford, George Pell moved through parish work in Victoria to take leading roles in that state's education of Catholic teachers and priests. Before becmong Archbishop of Australia's two biggest cities he was an editor, lecturer, author, chairman of Caritas, and ...
  • Ghost Boy - Martin Pistorius
    Ghost Boy - Martin Pistorius
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    Author: Martin Pistorius Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK ISBN: 9780857203335 Pages: 304 PB In January 1988, aged twelve, Martin Pistorius fell inexplicably sick. Within eighteen months he w...
    Author: Martin Pistorius Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK ISBN: 9780857203335 Pages: 304 PB In January 1988, aged twelve, Martin Pistorius fell inexplicably sick. Within eighteen months he was mute and wheelchair-bound, being cared for at centres for severely disabled children. What no-one knew is that while Martin's body remained unresponsive, his mind slowly woke up, yet he could tell ...
  • Julian Tenison Woods - Mother Mary of the Cross MacKillop
    Julian Tenison Woods - Mother Mary of the Cross MacKillop
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    Author: Mother Mary of the Cross MacKillop Publisher: St Pauls Publications Australia ISBN: 9781921472442 Pages: 246 PB Julian Tenison Woods: A Life is history at first hand: observing, ...
    Author: Mother Mary of the Cross MacKillop Publisher: St Pauls Publications Australia ISBN: 9781921472442 Pages: 246 PB Julian Tenison Woods: A Life is history at first hand: observing, quoting, recording incidents and memories not to be found elsewhere. It offers insights to the world of the 19th century and reveals two remarkable people who have made an indelible impression on the ...
  • Mean Streets, Kind Heart - The Father Chris Riley Story
    Mean Streets, Kind Heart - The Father Chris Riley Story
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    Author: Sue Williams Publisher: HARPER ISBN: 0732274729 Pages: 336 pp An astonishing story of courage, dedication, and the stirring triumph of hope and determination against all the odds...
    Author: Sue Williams Publisher: HARPER ISBN: 0732274729 Pages: 336 pp An astonishing story of courage, dedication, and the stirring triumph of hope and determination against all the odds. Mean Streets, Kind Heart: The Father Chris Riley Story is an inspirational tale of how one man can touch so many lives. Australian streetkids are the forgotten underclass of society, an ever-inc...
  • Memoirs of a Happy Failure - Alice von Hildebrand
    Memoirs of a Happy Failure - Alice von Hildebrand
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    Author: Alice von Hildebrand Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618901262 Pages: 200 HARDCOVER Alice von Hildebrand is a household name to many who know her from her co...
    Author: Alice von Hildebrand Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618901262 Pages: 200 HARDCOVER Alice von Hildebrand is a household name to many who know her from her countless EWTN appearances, her books, and her extensive articles and essays. What is little known is the story of her life, notably the thirty-seven years she spent at Hunter College in New York City....
  • My Years in Vatican Service
    My Years in Vatican Service
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    My Years in Vatican Service Author: Cardinal Edward Idris Cassidy Publisher: Paulist Press. ISBN: 9780809145935 Pages: 170 PB Now pursuing an active retirement in his hometown of Sydne...
    My Years in Vatican Service Author: Cardinal Edward Idris Cassidy Publisher: Paulist Press. ISBN: 9780809145935 Pages: 170 PB Now pursuing an active retirement in his hometown of Sydney, Australia, Edward Idris Cardinal Cassidy was president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and president of the Holy see's Committee for Religious Relations with the Jews during...
  • No Turning Back: A Witness to Mercy - Fr. Donald H. Calloway
    No Turning Back: A Witness to Mercy - Fr. Donald H. Calloway
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    Author: Fr. Donald H. Calloway Publisher: Marian Press ISBN: 9781596142107 Pages: 262 PB Many who know of Fr. Donald know him because of his conversion story. He has spoken of it at confer...
    Author: Fr. Donald H. Calloway Publisher: Marian Press ISBN: 9781596142107 Pages: 262 PB Many who know of Fr. Donald know him because of his conversion story. He has spoken of it at conferences, on television, radio, online, and wherever he can spread the message. This book finally captures in print how Divine Mercy, through the intercession of the Blessed Mother, touched his life. In ...
  • On the Left Bank of the Tiber - Gerald O'Collins SJ
    On the Left Bank of the Tiber - Gerald O'Collins SJ
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    Author: Gerald O'Collins SJ Publisher: Connor Court ISBN: 9781922168689 Pages: 320 PB Praise for A Midlife Journey, the life of Gerald O’Collins SJ up to 1974. ‘One of the merits of...
    Author: Gerald O'Collins SJ Publisher: Connor Court ISBN: 9781922168689 Pages: 320 PB Praise for A Midlife Journey, the life of Gerald O’Collins SJ up to 1974. ‘One of the merits of the book is the vivid picture it presents of the hopes and turmoils in the church and in society at large that took off especially in 1968. O’Collins is frank about how the situation affected his own...
  • Race With the Devil: My Journey from Racial Hatred to Rational L
    Race With the Devil: My Journey from Racial Hatred to Rational L
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    Author: Joseph Pearce Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618900654 Pages: 264 HARDCOVER Before he was the world's foremost Catholic biographer, Joseph Pearce was a leader of...
    Author: Joseph Pearce Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618900654 Pages: 264 HARDCOVER Before he was the world's foremost Catholic biographer, Joseph Pearce was a leader of the National Front, a British-nationalist, white-supremacist group. Before he published books highlighting and celebrating the great Catholic cultural tradition, he disseminated literature extolling ...
  • Roddy’s Folly: R. P. Meagher QC – art lover & lawyer
    Roddy’s Folly: R. P. Meagher QC – art lover & lawyer
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    Author: Damien Freeman Publisher: Connor Court ISBN: 9781921421778 Pages: TBA PB With a foreword by the Hon. Justice J. D. Heydon AC and illustrations by the Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG ...
    Author: Damien Freeman Publisher: Connor Court ISBN: 9781921421778 Pages: TBA PB With a foreword by the Hon. Justice J. D. Heydon AC and illustrations by the Hon. Michael Kirby AC CMG “No-one will ever appreciate the whole truth about Rod Meagher. Although this book is in a sense only one perception of it, it is an acute and rich perception... Readers will be deeply grateful to Da...
  • Selfless: The Story of Sr. Theophane's Missionary Life in the Ju
    Selfless: The Story of Sr. Theophane's Missionary Life in the Ju
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    Selfless: The Story of Sr. Theophane's Missionary Life in the Jungles of Papua New Guinea Author: Joan Carroll Cruz Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618901200 Pages: 2...
    Selfless: The Story of Sr. Theophane's Missionary Life in the Jungles of Papua New Guinea Author: Joan Carroll Cruz Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618901200 Pages: 280 HARDCOVER Selfless is the story of Sister Theophane, a passionate, driven nun dedicated to serving the poor around the world. Discover the inspiring story of how a precocious young girl from...
  • Struck by Lightning: Death, Judgement and Conversion
    Struck by Lightning: Death, Judgement and Conversion
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    On May 5th, 1995 something extraordinary happened to Dr. Gloria Polo Ortiz, a dentist from Bogota, Columbia. She was taking shelter from a storm with her nephew, when both of them were struck by light...
    On May 5th, 1995 something extraordinary happened to Dr. Gloria Polo Ortiz, a dentist from Bogota, Columbia. She was taking shelter from a storm with her nephew, when both of them were struck by lightning. What happened to her afterwards was a miracle which led to her conversion and a life of abandonment to the will of God. She now tells her story in many different countries around the world, a...
  • Thank God Ahead Of Time: The Life and Spirituality of Solanus Ca
    Thank God Ahead Of Time: The Life and Spirituality of Solanus Ca
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    Author: MICHAEL CROSBY Publisher: St Anthony Messenger. ISBN: 9780867169195 Pages: 306 PB "Solanus Casey woudl never have considered himself a mystic but, paradoxically, his very insights ...
    Author: MICHAEL CROSBY Publisher: St Anthony Messenger. ISBN: 9780867169195 Pages: 306 PB "Solanus Casey woudl never have considered himself a mystic but, paradoxically, his very insights about atheism point to his being so. Furthermore, he was not only a mystic, but a mystic in action: one who combined in himself the contemplative and active dimensions of the God-experience in such a ...
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