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Wills, Garry

Summary: Garry Wills, the prizewinning historian, argues that changes have been the evidence of life in the Catholic Church. It has often changed, sometimes with bad consequences, more often with good, good enough to make it perdure. In this brilliant and incisive study, he gives seven examples of deep and serious changes that have taken place (or are taking place) within the last century. None of them...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 282 WIL

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Francis

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 282 Fra

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

First Catholic Slovak Union of America

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Union 1955

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.373

Francis

Summary: A collection of homilies, speeches, and "messages of the day" that brings together Pope Francis's wisdom on finding happiness in the here and now.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Johnson, Luke Timothy.

Summary: Provides an overview of Christianity, the world's largest religion, and discusses why, in addition to being vast and popular, it is also extremely complex and often highly contradictory.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2003

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 230 JOH

Swinarski, Claire

Summary: In Girl, Arise!, Swinarski reconciles the two identities by demonstrating the strength and abilities women have to share with the Body of Christ, the importance of women throughout the history of the faith, and how the love you experience through Christ and the Church can change you and the world around you.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ave Maria Press 2019

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Johnson, Luke Timothy.

Summary: Provides an overview of Christianity, the world's largest religion, and discusses why, in addition to being vast and popular, it is also extremely complex and often highly contradictory. Explains why the central figures, elements, and creeds of Christianity are hard to fathom yet give Christianity its distinctive character. Covers topics such as Christianity's birth and expansion across the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Chancellor of England, Sir Thomas More, is placed in a difficult position when Henry VIII breaks with the Catholic Church over its refusal to annul his marriage to Katherine of Aragon so he can marry Anne Boleyn. Henry demands More's endorsement of this act. Torn between his conscience and duty to the crown, Sir Thomas chooses to say nothing.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MAN

Popcak, Greg.

Summary: It's one of the most daunting propects parents face. Communicating the richness of Catholic teaching on sexuality in a faithful and effective way can be an overwhelming responsibility. But does it have to be so?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ascension Press 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 241.66 POP

Francis

Summary: Pope Francis met with French reporter and sociologist Dominique Wolton for an unprecedented series of twelve fascinating and timely conversations, open dialogues revolving around the political, cultural, and religious issues dominating communication and conflict around the world, now published here.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 260 FRA

St. Michael's Parish (Suttons Bay, Mich.)

Summary: Parish directory.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.3774635 St. Michael's

Immaculate Conception Church (Traverse City, Mich.)

Summary: Immaculate Conception Catholic Church directories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Olan Mills 2000

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5 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.377464 Immaculate Directory 2000
Call number: R-GEN 929.377464 Immaculate Directory 1905-2005
Call number: R-GEN 929.377464 Immaculate Directory 1990
Call number: R-GEN 929.377464 Immaculate Directory 1994
Call number: R-GEN 929.377464 Immaculate Directory 2011

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Summary: Ten more cases that pits Father Brown, his secretary and Bunty against a range of criminal minds in the English parish of 1950s Kembleford.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Fa 6

O'Toole, James

Summary: From the Publisher: Shaken by the ongoing clergy sexual abuse scandal, and challenged from within by social and theological division, Catholics in America are at a crossroads. But is today's situation unique? And where will Catholicism go from here? With the belief that we understand our present by studying our past, James O'Toole offers a bold and panoramic history of the American Catholic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 282.73 OTO

Summary: Quigley, the irrepressible entrepreneur has departed suddenly. New arrival, Australian priest, Father Vincent Sheahan, has joined the fold and is soon learning the ways of the villagers. From Dermot's online confessional to a surprise takeover at the pub and further shenanigans with Liam and Donal, there's every reason for one more visit to this idyllic village.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide 2007

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV BAL

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Summary: A devout Catholic priest freelances as a private investigator in rural England during the 1920s. When it comes to amateur detective work, don't let this priest's absent-minded air and penchant for an occasionsl tipple fool you. His kindly eyes pick up clues that professionals usually miss, and his keen understanding of human nature lets him search men's souls for motives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media [distributor] 2007

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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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Knuth, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Loyola Press 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 261.8 KNU

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 261.83 Knuth 2010

Riebling, Mark

Summary: Pope Pius XII is perhaps the most detested pope in modern history, vilified for allegedly appeasing Hitler and betraying the Jewish people by remaining silent during the Holocaust. But this conventional narrative is not the full story. In Church of Spies, the intelligence expert Mark Riebling draws on a wealth of recently uncovered documents to argue that, far from being Hitler’s lackey, Pius...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2015

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

Summary: Monsignor Renard tells the story of the German occupation of France during World War II through the eyes and experiences of a humble and extraordinary priest-- whose beliefs are tested to the breaking point.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: WGBH Boston Video 2006

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Ficocelli, Elizabeth.

Summary: A Catholic boy describes preparations for his First Holy Communion, the ceremony itself, and how it feels to be with Jesus in a special new way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paulist Press 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 248 FIC

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

Summary: Life is a challenge for any priest in a small mountain town, and Father Aiden O'Connell finds himself not only dealing with a new romance for Niamh and Orla and a new garda for Bally K, but some troubles of his own as well.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV BAL

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