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Fathers of the Church

By: Donald W. Wuerl

Price: $6.95

Publisher: St. Paul Editions: 1986

Seller ID: 74195

ISBN: B002MUVKWI

Condition: Used - Very Good


1986 Printing - VERY GOOD+ No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . . The very questions we asked about our Church today were ably answered by our apostolic Fathers, more than sixteen centuries ago. The doctrines of these early Fathers can be recognized in the Church today. And if it is important to listen to it, it is important that it is important to know the truth, then it is important to reflect on the facts of the world View more info

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Imogen: A Story of the Mission of Augustine (New Edition)

By: Emily Sarah Holt

Price: $15.99

Publisher: Robert Carter & Brothers: 1880

Seller ID: 38525

ISBN: B001KJ9D1W

Condition: Used - Acceptable


No date. (Circa 1880) Ex-library with usual marks. Cover is worn, especially around edges. Some notes and underlining observed in the text made in pencil. Binding is a little loose View more info

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Patrology (The Ante-Nicene Literature After Irenaeus - Vol. II)

By: Johannes Quasten

Price: $9.95

Publisher: The Newman Press: 1953

Seller ID: 77224

ISBN: B000C298IQ

Condition: Used - Good


Some underlining and marks observed in text. Binding tight and square. View more info

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Saint John of Damascus: Writings (Fathers of the Church - Vol 37)

By: John of Damascus aka John Damascene; Translator-Frederic H. Chase

Price: $219.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: June 1958

Seller ID: 42573

ISBN: 0813200377

Condition: Used - Good


Previous owner's stamp on inside front cover. Highlighting observed in text on only 2 pages. Binding tight and square. No DJ. . . . . . . . St. John of Damascus (ca. 675-749) is generally regarded as the last great figure of Greek Patrology. Outstandingly important for his support of images in the Iconoclastic Controversy, this priest-monk of St. Sabbas near Jerusalem is known also for his treatment of Christian morality and asceticism (the Sacred Parallels), for a small but precious group of powerful sermons, and even for verse contributions to the Greek liturgy. His reputation rests mainly... 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

ISBN: 281BNB1002648

Condition: Used - Very Good


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, Pannonian-born missionary. While abbot of nearby Dumium, Martin had a pupil Paschasius, whose Questions and Answers of the Greek F... 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

ISBN: 0813201128

Condition: Used - Very Good


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 faithful to the teaching of the church while at the same time allowing his imagination to make sense of the stories and visions... 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

ISBN: 0813200830

Condition: Used - Very Good


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 threefold, that is, literal, moral, and spiritual, the most important interpretation was the spiritual. The Homilies on Le... 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

ISBN: 0813200970

Condition: Used - Very Good


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 the third-century priest from Alexandria, Egypt, were condemned in the Second Council of Constantinople. But plumbing the mys... View more info

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Commentary on the Gospel According to John, Books 1-10 (Fathers of the Church Patristic Series)

By: Origen; Translator-Ronald E. Heine

Price: $32.95

Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press: August 2001

Seller ID: 74245

ISBN: 0813210291

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Getnly read if at all. . . . . . . Origen composed at least thirty-two books of a commentary on the Gospel according to John, at the request of St. Ambrose of Milan. Of these, only nine books are extant in almost complete form, although we have selections of others persevered in other collections of the works of Origen. The commentary proceeds verse by verse, and is particularly notable for its emphasis on the spiritual meaning of the Gospel. This volume contains books 1,2,6, and 10, and fragments of books 4... 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

ISBN: 081321355X

Condition: Used - Very Good


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

The Augustine Catechism: Enchiridion on Faith Hope and Love (The Augustine Series, V. 1)

By: Saint Augustine of Hippo; Introduction-Boniface Ramsey

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New City Press: May 1999

Seller ID: 75484

ISBN: 1565481240

Condition: Used - Very Good


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. 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

ISBN: 281BNB1002631

Condition: Used - Very Good


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 Chalon' (Cabillonensis or Cabellinensis) from his birthplace Chalon-sur-Saône, was the foremost ecclesiastic of his genera... 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

ISBN: 0813200512

Condition: Used - Very Good


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 letters, of which eighty-one have come down to us, written from c.249 until his death in 258 A.D., may be found translated in ... View more info

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

By: Saint Jerome; Translator-Thomas P. Scheck

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: December 2008

Seller ID: 47382

ISBN: 0813201179

Condition: Used - Very Good


VERY GOOD+ 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 gospel by means of brief explanatory comments that clarify the text literally and historically. Although he himself ... 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

ISBN: 0813200032

Condition: Used - Very Good


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. This work, together with nine letters and a pseudonymous treatise, Ad Ecclesiam, comprise the entire corpus of Salvian's ext... 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: $495.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: 2002

Seller ID: 42841

ISBN: 281BNB1002628

Condition: Used - Good


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 - HB - No DJ - VG // 2.) The Immortality of the Soul; The Magnitude of the Soul; On Music; The Advantage of Believing; On Fa... 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

ISBN: 281BNB1002621

Condition: Used - Very Good


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.) Hardback (FOTC Vol 90 - Gospel of John 55-111 - ISBN: 0813200903....... Vol 5.) Hardback (FOTC Vol 92 - Gospel of John 112-1124 ... View more info

St. John Chrysostom on Repentance and Almsgiving (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 96)

By: St. John Chrysostom, Translator-Gus George Christo

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: November 1997

Seller ID: 47474

ISBN: 0813200962

Condition: Used - Very Good


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. John Chrysostom delivered nine homilies on repentance in Antioch of Syria sometime between 386 and 387. With conviction and certitude, he preached that repentance was a necessity for both the sinner and the righteous man. This volume presents Chrysostom's homilies on repentance and includes a sermon on almsgiving that he preached in Antioch during the winter months in 387. Chrysostom's work reveals that repenta... View more info

St. Leo the Great: Sermons (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 93)

By: St. Leo the Great; Translators-Jane Patricia Freeland, Agnes Josephine Conway

Price: $699.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: May 1996

Seller ID: 47468

ISBN: 0813200938

Condition: Used - Very Good


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.......................... As the vestiges of the Roman political machine began to collapse in the fifth century A.D., the towering figure of Pope St. Leo the Great came into relief amid the rubble. Sustained by an immutable doctrine transcending institutions and cultures, the Church alone emerged from the chaos. Eventually, the Roman heritage became assimilated into Christianity and ceased to have a life of its own. It would be practically im... View more info

St. Peter Chrysologus: Selected Sermons (The Fathers of the Church, Vol. 110)

By: St. Peter Chrysologus; Translator-William B. Palardy

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Catholic University of America Press: April 2005

Seller ID: 47378

ISBN: 0813201101

Condition: Used - Very Good


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 volume is the third in the Fathers of the Church series to make available selected sermons of St. Peter Chrysologus (ca. 406-50), Archbishop of Ravenna and Doctor of the Church. With its publication, all of the authentic sermons of Chrysologus are now available in English. A gifted homilist, Chrysologus manifested great reverence for the Scriptures as divine communication and made them accessible to his congre... View more info