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Knowlton, Laurie Lazzaro.

Summary: A collection of over fifty stories from the Old and New Testaments, each followed by a "Faith to Grow" note to reinforce the key points from a Catholic perspective, a "Works of Praise" hands-on activity to reinforce the story's theme, and a prayer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zonderkidz 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 220 KNO

Francis

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 282 Fra

Chaput, Charles J.

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Summary: "With a balance of wisdom, candor, and scholarly rigor the beloved Archbishop Emeritus of Philadelphia takes on life's central questions: why are we here, and how can we live and die meaningfully?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2021

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Francis

Summary: Pope Francis has captured the world's attention with his seemingly counterintuitive approach to leadership. In "The Church of Mercy," readers get a first-hand look at Pope Francis's vision of the good news of Christian hope and mercy. Designed for a broad readership, this is a compilation of essays, speeches, and homilies by Pope Francis since his election on being a church that exists among...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282 FRA

Francis

Summary: Pope Francis examines the role of millennials in the future of the Catholic Church in this urgent call to believers of all generations to work together to build a better world. Since his election in 2013, Pope Francis has reinvigorated the Catholic Church and become one of the most popular global leaders. Now, in this extraordinary interview with journalist Thomas Leoncini, His Holiness reminds...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 282.092 FRA

Weigel, George

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crossroad Pub. Co. 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 261.7 WEI

Benedict

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ignatius Press 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282 RAT

Ivereigh, Austen

Summary: Following his critically acclaimed The Great Reformer, Austen Ivereigh's colorful, clear-eyed portrait of Pope Francis takes us inside the Vatican's urgent debate over the future of the church in Wounded Shepherd. This deeply contextual biography centers on the tensions generated by the pope's attempt to turn the Church away from power and tradition and outwards to engage humanity with God's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FRANCIS, POPE IVE

Carroll, James

Summary: This personal history of the American Catholic Church during writer Carroll's lifetime traces the transformation of a medieval institution, suspicious of American ideas of freedom and democracy, into a church that has begun to embrace basic American principles of pluralism and respect for conscience.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282.092 CAR

Greeley, Andrew M.

Contents: The mystery of God -- The mystery of Jesus of Nazareth -- The mystery of the Spirit -- The mystery of the cross and Resurrection -- The mystery of salvation -- The mystery of grace -- The mystery of the Holy Eucharist -- The mystery of the church -- The mystery of baptism -- The mystery of Mary the Mother of Jesus -- The mystery of heaven -- The mystery of the return of Jesus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sheed & Ward 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 230 GRE

Fagan, John E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scepter Publishers 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 262.91 FAG

Francis

Summary: In his first book published as Pope, and in conjunction with the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, Pope Francis here invites all humanity to an intimate and personal dialogue on the subject closest to his heart -- mercy -- which has long been the cornerstone of his faith and is now the central teaching of his papacy. In this conversation with Vatican reporter Andrea Tornielli, Francis explains --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248 FRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 282.092 FRA

Jackowski, Karol.

Contents: Priesthood in the beginning -- Priesthood in the Middle Ages -- Priesthood now -- Sisterhood in the beginning -- Sisterhood in the Middle Ages -- Sisterhood now -- The priesthood of the people -- The sisterhood of all women -- The rebirth of Catholicism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282 JAC

De Waal, Esther.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Servant Publications 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 269.6 DEW

McClory, Robert

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbis Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282.092 MCC

Sheen, Fulton J. (Fulton John)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 1967

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248.4 SHE

John Paul

Summary: Sixteen years into his Papacy, and on the eve of the third millennium, Pope John Paul II goes to the heart of his personal beliefs and speaks with passion about the existence of God; about pain, suffering, and evil; about "salvation"; and about the relationship of Catholicism to other branches of the Christian faith. With the humility and generosity of spirit for which he is well known, John...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 230.2 JOH

Reese, Thomas J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 262.13 REE

Isca, Kay Lynn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Our Sunday Visitor 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282 ISC

Summary: Two banished angels find a loophole that would get them back into heaven. The only snag? They'll be destroying existence in the process. In an effort to stop them, the overworked voice of God taps cynical mortal Bethany to save the world by preventing the angels from reaching their unholy destination. Along the way he meets two unlikely prophets named Jay and Silent Bob, and the quick-witted...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY DOG

Teresa

Summary: Mother Teresa's canonization is providentially taking place during Pope Francis's Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy. This is entirely fitting, since she is seen by millions of people both inside and outside the Church as an icon of God's mercy to those in need. Compiled and edited by the postulator of Mother Teresa's cause for sainthood, A Call to Mercy presents her deep and simple words, as well...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 248 TER

John Paul

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 1994

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 230.2 JOH

John Paul

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel Pub. 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 230.2 JOH

Koman, Alan J.

Summary: For anyone interested in his or her own genealogical links to medieval Europe and early Christianity, Alan Koman's new book offers an extraordinary opportunity. For the first time, the lives of 275 early European saints are retold and accompanied by lineages connected those saints to twenty-four of the great men and women of medieval Europe. Today, those twenty-four men and women have...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Genealogical Pub. Co. 2010

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3 KOM

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