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Francis

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 282 Fra

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

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: 241.66 POP

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 248 FRA

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

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

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2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV FAT

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

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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

Rahner, Karl

Contents: Advent -- The judgment of the son of man -- Festival of faith -- Patience with the preliminary -- The trouble with salvation history -- Christmas -- The reply of silence -- The great joy -- Holy night -- Grace in human depths -- Arrival of god into a locked-up world -- New year and epiphany -- Spiritual account of a year -- In the name of Jesus -- Epiphany -- Lent -- Lent: my night knows no...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbis Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248.2 RAH

Kennedy, Robert E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Continuum 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 261.24 KEN

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

Nuzzi, Gianluigi.

Summary: "From a bestselling author with unprecedented access to Pope Francis, an investigative look at the recent financial scandals at the highest levels of the Vatican,"--Amazon.com. Nuzzi takes an investigative look at the recent financial scandals at the highest levels of the Vatican. On one side there is Pope Francis's strong message for one church of the poor and all; on the other, there is the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

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

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

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

Martin, James

Summary: The New York Times bestselling author of The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything and Jesus: A Pilgrimage turns his attention to the relationship between LGBT Catholics and the Church in this loving, inclusive, and revolutionary book. On the day after the Orlando nightclub shooting, James Martin S.J. posted a video on Facebook in which he called for solidarity with our LGBT brothers and sisters....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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

Summary: Hop on your bicycle and travel back to the 1950's to join the priestly gumshoe Father Brown (Mark Williams, Harry Potter, Doctor Who) for another compelling series of mysteries based on the novels of G.K. Chesterton. Quiet lanes and country houses hold daunting secrets that only Father Brown, using his intuition and skill, will be able to work out much to the chagrin of Inspector Sullivan (Tom...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC 2015

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Fa 3-1

Summary: Follows the adventures of three Catholic priests stuck on a little island off the coast of Ireland.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV FAT

Batacan, F. H.

Summary: Follows two Catholic priests on the hunt for a serial killer in the notorious Payatas dump city of northern Manila.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BAT

Benedict

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ignatius Press 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

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