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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...
  • Envoy for Christ 25 Years as a Catholic Apologist Patrick Madrid
    Envoy for Christ 25 Years as a Catholic Apologist Patrick Madrid
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    Author: Patrick Madrid Publisher: Servant Books ISBN: 9781616364847 Pages: 336 PB Over the past twenty-five years, Patrick Madrid has explained and defended the Catholic faith worldwide. ...
    Author: Patrick Madrid Publisher: Servant Books ISBN: 9781616364847 Pages: 336 PB Over the past twenty-five years, Patrick Madrid has explained and defended the Catholic faith worldwide. Envoy for Christ is a fascinating look inside Catholic apologetics from Madrid's vantage point on the frontlines. A collection of written material that spans the author's career, Catholic thought is a...
  • Frank Duff: A Life Story - Finola Kennedy
    Frank Duff: A Life Story - Finola Kennedy
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    Author: Finola Kennedy Publisher: Continuum ISBN: 9781441167477 Pages: 298 PB In the Legion of Mary, Duff built an organisation that depended on each member playing his or her part, rather...
    Author: Finola Kennedy Publisher: Continuum ISBN: 9781441167477 Pages: 298 PB In the Legion of Mary, Duff built an organisation that depended on each member playing his or her part, rather than on any individual leader. Describing responsibility as 'the biggest tonic on earth', he believed in sharing responsibility, and warned against thinking that others cannot do things as well as we...
  • 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 ...
  • From Gangland to Promised Land - John Pridmore
    From Gangland to Promised Land - John Pridmore
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    Author: John Pridmore Pages: 239 PB He was a serious 'Face' in the London underworld. His jackets were tailored to hold his machete. His drug deals earned him thousands of pounds. Penthouse apar...
    Author: John Pridmore Pages: 239 PB He was a serious 'Face' in the London underworld. His jackets were tailored to hold his machete. His drug deals earned him thousands of pounds. Penthouse apartment, luxury cars, designer clothes and women. John Pridmore had everything he wanted. Until one night outside a London club he nearly killed a man.
  • 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 ...
  • Life Without Limits - Nick Vujicic
    Life Without Limits - Nick Vujicic
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    Life Without Limits: How to have a ridiculously good life Author: Nick Vujicic Publisher: Allen & Unwin ISBN: 9781742375625 Pages: 256 PB "I do believe my life has no limits! I want...
    Life Without Limits: How to have a ridiculously good life Author: Nick Vujicic Publisher: Allen & Unwin ISBN: 9781742375625 Pages: 256 PB "I do believe my life has no limits! I want you to feel the same way about your life, no matter what your challenges may be. As we begin our journey together, please take a moment to think about any limitations you've placed on your life or th...
  • 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 ...
  • Old Thunder: A Life of Hilaire Belloc
    Old Thunder: A Life of Hilaire Belloc
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    Author: Joseph Pearce Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618906564 Pages: 448 PB Hilaire Belloc is one of the most important writers of the twentieth century. At turns...
    Author: Joseph Pearce Publisher: Tan Books and Publishers, Inc. ISBN: 9781618906564 Pages: 448 PB Hilaire Belloc is one of the most important writers of the twentieth century. At turns reviled or revered, depending on the audience, he was a razor sharp social commenter and a master of both poetry and prose, who continues to captivate readers. In Old Thunder, Joseph Pearce examines ...
  • 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...
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