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Through Faith & Fire (hardcover) BARGAIN PRICE!

The Monks of Spencer

Tells of the founding and growth of St. Joseph's Abbey in Spencer, Massachusetts -- home of Trappist Preserves. This remarkable story spans centuries and crosses continents, from years of persecution in Napoleon's Europe to decades of adventure in the new lands of America. A vivid recounting by Gabriel Bertoniere (himself a monk of Spencer) that brings this compelling history and its cast of characters to life with an honest and loving voice. Woven into the story are his intriguing insights into monastic life. Includes maps, paintings and historical photos. Hardcover, 624 pages.

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Benedict's Dharma (hardcover)

Buddhists Reflect on
the Rule of St. Benedict (hardcover)
Edited by Patrick Henry
Forward by David Steindl-Rast, OSB

Saint Benedict's Rule is a set of guidelines that has governed Christian monastic life since the sixth century. Those who live according to the Rule, which regulates daily life in a monastery, regard it as the bedrock of their lives and feel great affection for its writer, a monk whose humility and extraordinary insight into human nature are legendary. The Rule has fascinated laypeople and monastics alike, including Buddhist monks and nuns who are intrigued by the similarities between their traditions and those of their Christian counterparts.

This book is the fruit of dialogue between Christian and Buddhists that began at the Gethsemani Encounter in 1996. Besides the reflections by four distinguished Buddhists, Norman Fischer, Joseph Goldstein, Judith Simmer-Brown and Ven. Yifa, there is a conclusion by Brother David Steindl-Rast, O.S.B. For the sake of ongoing dialogue the Rule of St. Benedict translated by Abbot Patrick Barry, O.S.B., has been included. The editor is Patrick Henry, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Ecumenical Institute at St. John's Collegeville, Minnesota. Hardcover, 223 pages.

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Angelic Mistakes: The Art of Merton (hardcover)


The Art of Thomas Merton

In the last decade of his life, Thomas Merton created a provocative body of visual art that has remained largely unknown and unexamined. Central to this book are 34 stunning black-and-white prints accompanied by Merton's own writings. Opening and closing chapters study their significance in Merton's personal journey, the turbulence of the times and his wide circle of friends, such as the philosopher Maritain, the poet Milosz and the Zen scholar Suzuki. B&W photos. Hardcover, 197 pages. 8 1/2" X 9"

"This astonishing book looks at an aspect of Merton's life that has been almost ignored."
– Sr. Wendy Beckett

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Monks of Tibhirine (hardcover) BARGAIN PRICE!

Faith, Love & Terror in Algeria

In 1996, seven Trappist monks were taken hostage in an attempt to free imprisoned terrorists in Algeria. Their bodies were never recovered. In the aftermath, writer John Kiser analyzes the complex relationships between not only Christians and Muslims, but between various Muslim factions. With a firm background in history, this book evokes hope based on commonalities of devotion. Hardcover, 335 pages.

Please note: This book is a remainder. The page ends are marked, and there is minor wear from warehouse handling and storage.

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Dog Collar (hardcover) BARGAIN PRICE!

by Richard Surman

This book is an exploration of the delights and challenges of the lives of modern clergymen and women, and their canine companions. In each case, Richard Surman's photography and gentle storytelling capture the essence of the relationship of a man or woman with his or her dog. From inner city to remote country parish, and canine aristocracy to rescue mongrels, this collection explores the help and comfort derived from canine companions. From the author of Church Cats, Cathedral Cats and Cloister Cats. Hardcover, 95 pages.

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Daily Office (2 volume boxed set)

RSV Edition

By popular request, the Daily Office with complete readings in the Revised Standard Version. Two volumes, Year One and Year Two, each containing complete readings for its respective year. Bound in genuine leather with gold edges and ribbon markers.

Matching slipcase completes the set. 3,296 total pages, 4" x 6"

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Will I See My Pet in Heaven? (hardcover)

(children's edition)

This charming book is the children's edition of Friar Jack Wintz's bestseller I Will See You in Heaven. It comforts and explains to children that God loves and cares for all creatures, including and especially those we are close to.

"We don't know everything God has planned for us in heaven. But there are many good reasons for you to believe that your dog, cat, fish, hamster, snake, ferret, iguana—or any other creature that God created—will go to heaven when it dies. God has given us clues and hints in stories from the Bible and in the teachings of my favorite saint, Francis of Assisi..."
Friar Jack, OFM

Hardcover, illustrated, 60 pages; includes a presentation page for gift-giving.

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A Rhythm of Life (hardcover) CATHOLIC PRESS AWARD WINNER 2013!

From Our Lady of the
Resurrection Monastery
By Br. Victor-Antoine

From the origins of Benedictine tradition to our everyday lives, Brother Victor-Antoine d'Avila-Latourrette (author of the bestselling cookbook Twelve Months of Monastery Soups) traces and reflects upon a way of life that is both simple and inspiring.

Br. Victor highlights the many traditions, both daily and yearly, that bring us back to the prayerful life that often escapes us in our busy day-to-day lives. The wisdom of the monastic life, inspired by St. Benedict, inspires us to apply those traditions and values as we are guided by reflection through the varying seasons. Hardcover, 218 pages, 5 1/4" x 7 1/4"

Awarded third place by the Catholic Press Association among hardcover books on spirituality in 2013. Judges honored d'Avila Latourrette for "doing a wonderful job of serving as a spiritual guide to the monastic life. . . Inspiring!"

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