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The Poems of Prudentius - 2 Volume Set (The Fathers of the Church, Vol's 43 & 52)

By: Aurelius Clemens Prudentius; Translator-M. Clement Eagan

Price: $79.95

Publisher: The Catholic University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 43120


2 Volume Set - Hardback - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all.................... Vol 1.) Hardback, 2nd Printing (1981), DJ is VG. ISBN: 978-0-8132-0043-9 // Vol 2.) Hardback, 2nd Printing (1992), No DJ, ISBN: 978-0-8132-0052-1 .................................... Prudentius, often acclaimed as the greatest Latin Christian poet, was born probably in Calahorra, Spain, the son of highly cultured Roman citizens and fervent C... View more info

Spiritual Writers of the Early Church (Twentieth Century Encyclopedia of Catholicism, Volume No. 39)

By: F. Cayre; Translator-W. Webster Wilson

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Hawthorn Books: 1959

Seller ID: 53978


Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. . . . . . . . . . 'This is the thirty-ninth volume of The Twentieth Century Encyclopedia of Catholicism. Many of the articles in this encyclopedia are the result of the change in direction in Catholic theological thinking that occurred as a result of Vatican Council II (1962-1965). For the most part these volumes reflect a transition period in the minds of their authors and in ... View more info

Lactantius The Minor Works (The Fathers of the Church, Volume 54)

By: Lucius Caecilius Firmianus Lactantius; Translator-Mary Francis McDonald

Price: $44.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: June 1965

Seller ID: 43409


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. ....................................... Lactantius lived through one of the greatest turning points in the history of Europe. It has been aptly described as the moment when the old world of paganism was in travail, when against its will it gave birth to the Christian Empire. The writings of this author are, together with those of Eusebius, the pri... View more info

Iberian Fathers, Volumes 1, 2 & 3 (3 Volume Set) (The Fathers of the Church, Volumes: 62, 63 & 99)

By: Martin of Braga, Paschasius of Dumium, Leander of Seville, Braulio of Saragossa, Fructuosus of Braga, acian of Barcelona, Orosius of Braga; Translators-Claude W. Barlow, Craig L. Hanson

Price: $149.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 1999

Seller ID: 43414


3 Volume Set - Hardcover - Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front covers. No marks or writing observed in text. Bindings tight and square. Gently read if at all. ...............Vol I, ISBN: 978-0-8132-0062-0, No DJ., 1st Edition (1969) // Vol 2.) ISBN: 978-0-8132-0063-7, No DJ 1st Edition (1969) // Vol 3.) ISBN: 978-0-8132-0099-6, DJ is As New. 1st Edition (1999) .........................What is now Portugal embraces Braga, the sec-city of Martin, Panno... View more info

Commentary on the Apocalypse (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 112)

By: Oecumenius; Translator-John N. Suggit

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: April 2006

Seller ID: 47384


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. DJ is as new........................... This is the first complete translation in English of Oecumenius's commentary, which is the first known Greek commentary on the book of Revelation. Written in the sixth century but discovered only at the beginning of the twentieth, it presents a fascinating view of a writer who strove to be fa... View more info

Origen: Homilies on Leviticus 1-16 (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 83)

By: Origen; Translator-Gary Wayne Barkley

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: December 1990

Seller ID: 47471


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. DJ is as new......................... This new translation of Origen's Homilies on Leviticus may be read as a companion to Ronald E. Heine's translation of Origen's Homilies on Genesis and Exodus, volume 71 in the Fathers of the Church series. Both volumes reveal Origen's tenacious belief that, although the meaning of Scripture was ... View more info

Origen: Homilies on Jeremiah and I Kings 28 (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 97)

By: Origen; Translator-John Clark Smith

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: February 1998

Seller ID: 47455


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. DJ is as new........................... Souls existing before their bodies, witches summoning dead prophets from the underworld, the return of the damned--and the Devil himself--to God in the end, and many other theological speculations surprise the reader of Origen's Homilies on Jeremiah and I Kings 28. Some of these very theses of ... View more info

The Fathers of the Church: Mediaeval Continuation (16 Volumes - Full Set)

By: Peter Damian, Heinrich Seuse, Petrus Alfonsi, Albert the Great, Lanfranc of Canterbury, Guitmund of Aversa, Thomas Aquinas, Peter Abelard, Robert Grosseteste, Peter the Venerable, John Duns Scotus,

Price: $379.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 2016

Seller ID: 43655


16 Volume Set (Complete) - HARDBACK - Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover on 13 Volumes - the other 3 are NEW and factory sealed. No marks or writing observed in text. Bindings tight and square...................................................... Neglected for years as a stagnant period in philosophy and theology, recent scholarship has revealed the Middle Ages to be as intellectually dynamic as any. Covering the most significant Christian write... View more info

Clement and the Early Church of Rome: On the Dating of Clement's First Epistle to the Corinthians

By: Rev. Thomas J. Herron; Editor-Scott Hahn

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Emmaus Road Publishing: November 2010

Seller ID: 49329


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. .............. ................. .................. In this deeply moving narrative, Thomas Howard describes his pilgrimage from Evangelicalism (which he loves and reveres as the religion of his youth) to liturgical Christianity. He soon afterward became a Roman Catholic. He describes Evangelicalism with great sympathy and then examines more formal, liturgical worship with the freshness of someone discovering for t... View more info

Saint Ambrose: Hexameron, Paradise, and Cain and Abel (The Fathers of the Church, Volume 42)

By: Saint Ambrose; Translator-John J. Savage

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: December 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43121


1st Edition / 1st Printing - Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. No DJ........................... The term Hexameron refers either to the genre of theological treatise that describes God's work on the six days of creation or to the six days of creation themselves. Most often these theological works take the form of commentaries on Genesis I. As a genre, hexameral literature was popular in the early church and med... View more info

Saint Ambrose: Seven Exegetical Works (The Fathers of the Church, Volume 65)

By: Saint Ambrose; Translator-Michael P. McHugh

Price: $35.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 2003

Seller ID: 43932


1st paperback reprint (2003) Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. ........................... Includes: 1.) Isaac or the Soul; 2.) Death as a Good; 3.) Jacob and the Happy Life; 4.) Joseph; 5.) The Patriarchs; 6.) Flight from the World, 7.) The Prayer of Job and David View more info

Saint BAsil: Letters, Volume 2 (186-368) [The Fathers of the Church, Volume 28]

By: Saint Basil; Translator-Agnes Clare Way; Notes-Roy J. Deferrari

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: 1969

Seller ID: 43399


Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Overall very gently used. ................................ This is the second volume of the letters of Bishop Basil of Caesarea in the Fathers of the Church series (Letters 186-368). It includes the correspondence from the year 374 until the end of his life in 379, as well as his undated letters and some letters of dubious or spurious authorship. The majority of this collection ... View more info

Saint Caesarius of Arles: Sermons 1 - 238 (The Fathers of the Church - Vol's 31, 47 & 66) 3 Volume Set

By: Saint Caesarius; Translator-Mary Magdeleine Mueller

Price: $195.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 1981

Seller ID: 42853


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front covers. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. All gently read if at all.................. Vol 1.) Sermons 1-80, 1st Edition (1956). No DJ. // Vol 2.) Sermons 81-186, 2nd printing (1981) DJ is Very Good // Vol 3.) Sermons 187-238, 1st Edition (1973). No DJ......................... Saint Caesarius of Arles (Latin: Caesarius Arelatensis; 468/470 – 27 August 542 AD), sometimes called 'of ... View more info

Saint Cyprian : Letters 1-81 (Fathers of the Church Vol 51)

By: Saint Cyprian; Translator-Sister Rose Bernard Donna

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: 1981

Seller ID: 1293


Clean!! No Marks In Text. Light Wear On Cover, Translated By Sister Rose Bernard Donna. 2nd Printing (1981) Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. GEntly read if at all. .......................... St. Cyprian works fall naturally into two groups: treaties (sermons, libelli, tractus) and letters (epistulae). A translation of the treatises will be found in volume 36 of this series. The l... View more info

The Works of Saint Cyril of Jerusalem - 2 Volume Set (The Fathers of the Church, Volumes 61 & 64)

By: Saint Cyril of Jerusalem; Translators-Leo P. McCauley, Anthony A. Stephenson

Price: $79.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 2000

Seller ID: 43908


2 Volume Set (Vol 1 - Hardback // Vol 2 - Softcover) Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front covers. No marks or writing observed in text. Bindings tight and square. ........................ Vol 1: Procatechesis, Catecheses 1-2; Hardback; ISBN: 978-0-8132-0061-3 // Vol 2: Softcover, ISBN: 978-0-8132-1431-3 . ...................................Cyril's life of some seventy years, placed in the very center of the fourth century, epitomizes much that was charac... View more info

The Homilies of Saint Jerome, 2 Volume Set (Homilies) 1 - 96) (The Fathers of the Church, Volumes 48 & 57

By: Saint Jerome; Translator-Marie LIguori Ewald

Price: $199.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43406


2 Volume Set (Hardback) - No marks or writing observed in text. PRevious owners name and mark on 1st inside page. Bindings tight and square. Gently read. Vol 1: Homilies 1-59; ISBN: 978-0-8132-0048-4, ex-library with usual marks but apperas to have never been read. No DJ // Vol 2: Homilies 60-96; ISBN: 978-0-8132-0057-6, VG with no DJ. Gently read it at all. .............. Volume 1 contains fifty-nine homilies preached by St. Jerome on selected Psalms. Jerome's knowle... View more info

Saint Jerome: Commentary on Matthew (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 117)

By: Saint Jerome; Translator-Thomas P. Scheck

Price: $495.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: December 2008

Seller ID: 47382


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. DJ is as new.......................... St. Jerome (347-420) has been considered the pre-eminent scriptural commentator among the Latin Church Fathers. His Commentary on Matthew, written in 398 and profoundly influential in the West, appears here for the first time in English translation. Jerome covers the entire text of Matthew's go... View more info

The Writings of Salvian, the Presbyter (The Fathers of the Church, Volume 3)

By: Salvian, (aka Salvianus); Translaotr-Jeremiah F. O'Sullivan

Price: $29.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: June 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43408


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. ................................. Salvian, a monk and priest of fifth-century Gaul, is best known for his treatise De gubernatione Dei, which excoriates the corruption among the aristocracy and the vices infecting all social classes, and which expresses the writer's faith in divine providence despite the pervasiveness of the evils that he observes.... View more info

Works of St. Augustine - 19 Volume Set (Fathers of the Church - Volumes: 2, 4, 5, 8, 11, 14, 16, 21, 24, 27, 35, 38, 45, 56, 59, 60, 70, 84 & 86)

By: St. Augustine

Price: $545.55

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: 2002

Seller ID: 42841


19 Volume Set (15 are HB and 4 are PB. - 10 are ex-library and 1 HB has a DJ. Very little underlining in a few volumes, most are clean. The PB volumes appear unread. All have previous onwers mark on inside 1st page. Binding are all tight and square. Conditions are all at least Good to Very Good. ............................. Includes: ........................ 1.) Christian Instruction; Admonition and Grace; The Christian Combat; Faith, Hope and Charity; FOTC#: 2 1947 -... View more info

Tractates on the Gospel of John 1 - 124 and On The First Epistle of John (5 Volume Set - The Fathers of the Church)

By: St. Augustine; Translator-John W. Rettig

Price: $649.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: 1995

Seller ID: 42553


5 Volume Set - 4 are hardback and 1 is paperback - Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front covers. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. All appear unread. ............................ Vol 1.) Paperback (FOTC Vol 78 - Gospel of John 1-10 - ISBN: 9780813210285.......Vol 2.) Hardback (FOTC Vol 79 - Gospel of John 11-27 - ISBN: 0813200792....... Vol 3.) Hardback (FOTC Vol 88 - Gospel of John 28-54 - ISBN: 0813200881....... Vol 4.) Har... View more info