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- De Gruyter 2011; US$ 112.27
This study is the first extensive scholarly treatise on the Chapter of St. Peter?s in the Vatican since the 18th century. It analyzes the statutes of the Chapter, its prosopographical composition as well as the relationship to the popes. The appendix contains concise biographies of the canons and an edition of the two oldest interest registers... more...
- Pauline Books and Media 2011; US$ 15.96
The contributors to Women, Sex, and the Church challenge the common misconception that Catholic teachings are anti-women and anti-sex. Instead, these women explore how controversial teachings on abortion, sex, marriage, contraceptioon, and reproductive technologies evidence the Church?s love of women. more...
- Pauline Books and Media 2011; US$ 7.96
This is a simple introduction to the basic premise of the theology of the body. It explains how our bodies are symbolic, free, meant for love, and redeemed by Christ. It presents unambiguous reasons for the Church's teaching on premarital sex, contraception, homosexuality, pornography, and more. And it gives reason to hope that the love we crave so... more...
- Encounter Books 2011; US$ 23.99
The intellectual and political elite of the West is nowadays taking for granted that religion, in particular Christianity, is a cultural vestige, a primitive form of knowledge, a consolation for the poor minded, an obstacle to coexistence. In all influential environments, the widespread watchword is We are all secular? or We are all post-religious.?... more...
- Profile Books 2011; US$ 13.31
Nearly a century had passed since Languedoc had been put to the sword in the Albigensian Crusade, but the stain of Catharism still lay on the land. Any accusation of Catharism invited peril. But repression bred resentment and it was in Carcassonne that resistance began to stir. In 1300 a great orator emerged who brought together the currents of resistance.... more...
- ATF Press 2011; US$ 20.00
This book contains reflections on the Sunday Bible Readings for Year B in the Roman Catholic Lectionary. They are intended to assist those preparing homilies or talks on the readings, as well as others whose curiosity and questions have been aroused by these readings. Reflections for Year A were published by ATF in 2010. Reflections for Year C in the... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2011; US$ 53.00
Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church: A Decade of Crisis, 2002?2012 is a thoughtful, multidisciplinary commentary. Beginning when the scandal first broke in Boston in 2002, this first-of-its-kind work offers a wide range of opinion, both positive and negative, on what has been done in the ensuing ten years to stop and prevent such abuse. Through... more...
- ATF Press 2011; US$ 19.00
Christopher Gleeson SJ, was born in Melbourne and educated by the Presentation Sisters and the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) whose ranks he joined in 1962. Ordained priest in 1975, he has spent most of his working life as a teacher and administrator in Jesuit schools, nearly twenty-one of which as Head of both Xavier College in Melbourne and St Ignatius?... more...
- Hay House 2006; US$ 14.95 US$ 10.99
Immaculee Ilibagiza grew up in a country she loved, surrounded by a family she cherished. But in 1994 her idyllic world was ripped apart as Rwanda descended into a bloody genocide. Immaculees family was brutally murdered during a killing spree that lasted three months and claimed the lives of nearly a million Rwandans. Incredibly, Immaculee survived... more...
- ATF Press 2012; US$ 59.99
As a theological advisor at the Second Vatican Council (1962?1965), Yves Congar, OP, was an influential day-to-day participant in its work. Conscious that he was participating in a momentous event in the life of the Church, Congar made personal journal notes throughout these years. Though his intention was to record matters of theological and historical... more...