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The Apostle of Alaska

by Sister Mary Mildred, S.S.A.

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1943
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Condition: clean copy, dust jacket protected by plastic cover. Content: A translation of Maurice de Baets' "Vie de Monseigneur Seghers". 292 pages, translator's notes, index.
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Jesus: A Story of Enlightenment

by Deepak Chopra

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2009-11
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9780061448744
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Condition: clean copy. Content: The author captures the untold story of Jesus in this inspiring novel. 274 pages.
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Tune My Heart to Sing

by Wayne L Wold

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1997-06
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9780806636139
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Condition: clean copy. Content: This is a tool for choir directors and work shop planners featuring brief, conversational meditations based on the gospel readings or the Revised Common Lectionary, emphasizing the choir's leadership role in worship. Hymn texts appropriate for the day are included, as are seasonal prayers. 208 pages.
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Jesus the Sage The Pilgrimage of Wisdom

by Ben Witherington III

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April 1, 2000
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9780800632410
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Condition: clean coy, light wear. Content: The author has written not only a learned and fundamental book but one that is of theological importance as well. He offers much essential information on the sapiential background of ancient Jewish wisdom and the Jesus tradition that was influential in the shaping of earliest Christology, He corrects misguided opinions and leads us into the heart… Read more
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The Courage to Be (The Terry Lectures Series)

by Paul Tillich

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Published
September 10, 1959
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9780300002416
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Condition: clean copy. Content: This book is concerned with anxiety and its conquest. It is also concerned with the meaning of 'courage' in the history of Western thought and with its roots in the ground or reality. 198 pages.
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The SHAKING OF THE FOUNDATIONS (Shaking of Foundations SL 30)

by P Tillich

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January 1, 1940
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9780684719108
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Condition: clean copy. Content: 22 sermons applicable to the personal and social problems of everyday religious life, presented in a language that avoids traditional terms186 pages.
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ETERNAL NOW (Scribner Library of Contemporary Classics)

by P Tillich

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January 1, 1963
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9780684719078
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Condition: clean copy. Content: 16 essays divided among three themes: the human predicament, the divine reality, the challenge to man. 186 pages.
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Condition: clean copy, spine sun faded. Content: The author makes a basic analysis of love, power, and justice, all concepts fundamental in the mutual relations of human beings, of social groups, and of man and God. His concern is to penetrate to the essential, or ontological, foundation of the meaning of each of these words and thus to save them from… Read more
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The New Being (New Being SL 20)

by Paul Tillich

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Published
June 1955
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9780684719085
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Condition: clean copy. Content: 23 sermons, divided into 3 themes: the new being as love; the new being as freedom; the new being as fulfillment.
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The Five Gospels: What did Jesus really say?

by Robert W Funk

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1993-12
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9780025419490
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Condition: clean copy. Content: In 1985 the Jesus Seminar, a group of biblical scholars led by Robert W. Funk and John Dominic Crossan, co-chairs, embarked on a new assessment of the gospels, including the recently discovered Gospel of Thomas. In pursuit of the historical Jesus, they used their collective expertise to determine the authenticity of the more than 1,500 sayings attributed… Read more
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For All Seasons

by Herbert O'Driscoll

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Published
1979
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9780919030480
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Delving deeply into the traditional Anglican Prayer Book texts, the author explores scriptural themes and practical teachings that help us live the Christian faith today. 160 pages.
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Living Reminder: Service and Prayer in Memory of Jesus Christ

by Henri J. M Nouwen

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Published
1977
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9780816412198
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Condition: clean copy, name of previous owner on first page. Content: The author tells us that the challenge to Christians is to become a living reminder of God. The way to meet this challenge is to seek a life in which personal prayer and service to other sustain and enrich one another. 80 pages, notes.
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The Wounded Healer: Ministry in Contemporary Society

by Henri J. M Nouwen

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Published
1972
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9780385028561
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Condition: clean copy, gift inscription on first page, some wear on dust jacket. Content: Noting that modern man is above all a suffering man, psychologically wounded by lack of hope, by loneliness, by the predicament of rootlessness, the author explains why the minister of today can only help others deal with these problems if he willing to go beyond his… Read more
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In the Name of Jesus Reflections on Christian Leadership

by Henri J. Nouwen

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Published
1992
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9780824512590
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Condition: clean copy, pencil notes on last page, name of previous owner on first page. Content: 'These reflections come out of [the author's] own openness to personal struggle and growth - in this case, recent experiences as priest at a L'Arche community for the mentally handicapped...his message movingly conveys how his relationships with these broken people have touched him deeply in… Read more
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Return of the Prodigal Son: A story of home coming.

by Henri J. M. Nouwen

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March 1, 1994
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9780385473071
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Condition: clean copy, name of previous owner on first page. Content: In seizing the inspiration that came to the author through Rembrandt's depiction of the 'The Return of the Prodigal Son', He probes the several movements of the parable: the younger son's return, the father's compassion. The themes of homecoming, affirmation, and reconciliation will be newly discovered who have known loneliness,… Read more
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Intimacy: Pastoral Psychology Essays

by Henri J.M. Nouwen

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1970
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9780819006141
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Condition: clean copy, cover worn. Content: Seven essays on the theme of intimacy, the relationship between man and woman, between man and man, and between man and God. Intimacy also in the life of the man who wants to live in a religious community and finally for the minister or priest who wants to give a home to others but risks… Read more
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Creative Ministry

by Henri J. M. Nouwen

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1971
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Condition: clean copy, name of previous owner on first page. Content: In separate sections on each of the five areas which the author considers the primary responsibilities of the priest and minister - teaching, preaching, counseling, organizing, and celebrating - the author show how these professional duties are inextricably tied to the minister's own spiritual life, and explains why they must… Read more
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Jesus in Contemporary Scholarship

by Marcus J. Borg

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1994-08
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9781563380945
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Condition: clean copy. Content: 'The author provides clear and judicious summaries of recent North American constructions of the historical Jesus. Sensitive to both recent shifts in academic interests and contemporary cultural trends, he mediates critical Jesus scholarship for Christian faith. In contrast to the eschatological prophet of early 20th century scholarship, the Jesus who emerges in the author's synthesis of elements… Read more
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Crosroads Times of Decisions For People of God

by Herbert O'Driscoll

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1982
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9780919030879
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Condition: clean copy. Content: The author enters the times and lives of Moses, St. Paul, Archbishop Romero, and others, discovering the presence of God in moments of crisis, and giving us courage to meet our own crossroads. A quotation from scripture, an historical overview, and a dramatic reconstruction draws us inexorably into each situation, and allow the spiritual experiences… Read more
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Ecstasy: A study of some secular and religious experiences.

by Marghanita Laski

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1961
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Condition: clean copy. Content: From analysis of questionnaire material and from literary and religious texts the author draws criteria for the range of experiences she is counting as ecstatic. Having stated her reasons for treating experience from the groups as significantly similar, she proceeds to examine them in the light of the general information they can provide, the circumstances tending to… Read more
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