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By Br. Benet S. Exton

Seeking Life: the baptismal invitation of the Rule of St. Benedict

Book written by: Esther de Waal.  Collegeville, Minn. : Liturgical Press.  148 pages.  Hardback.  May 2009.  ISBN 978-0-8146-1880-6.  $19.95.  Read more

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Called Out of Darkness: a spiritual confession

Book written by: Anne Rice.  New York : Knopf.  245 pages.  Hardback.  October 2008.  ISBN 978-0-307-26827-3.  $24.00. Read more

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The Deacon Reader

Book edited by James Keating.  New York: Paulist Press.  Paperback.  280 pages.   May 2006.  ISBN 0-8091-4389-5.  $22.95. Read more

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Vatican newspaper editor to present new book on Pius XII

The director of L’Osservatore Romano, Giovanni Maria Vian, will present a new book entitled, "In Defense of Pius XII. The... Read more

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Hildegard of Bingen: A Spiritual Reader

Book written by: Carmen Acevedo Butcher.  Paraclete Press.  244 pages.  March 2007. Read more

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Real Women, Real Saints: friends for your spiritual journey

Book written by: Gina Loeher.  Read more

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Novelist’s Catholic thriller explores Church division in face of ‘secular spirit’

A new novel by British author Piers Paul Read crafts a thriller story around terrorism, the 2005 papal election and... Read more

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Lincoln and Chief Justice Taney: Slavery, Secession and the President’s War Powers

Book written by: James F. Simon. New York : Simon & Schuster. 324 pages. Hardback. November 2006. ISBN 0-7432-5032-X  Read more

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American Catholics Today: New Realities of Their Faith and Their Church

Written by: William V. D’Antonio, James D. Davidson, Dean R. Hogue, and Mary L. Gautier.  Rowman & Littlefield.  204 pages. ... Read more

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Man of Blessing: a Life of St. Benedict

Book written by: Carmen Acevedo Butcher.  Paraclete Press.  180 pages.  Hardback.  March 2006. Read more

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Parish Priest: Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism

Book written by: Douglas Brinkley and Julie M. Fenster.  New York : William Morrow, 2006.  240 pages.  ISBN 0-06-077684-8.  $24.95. Read more

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Keepers of the Keys of Heaven : a history of the papacy

Book written by: Roger Collins. New York : Basic Books. 576 pages. Hardback. March 2009. ISBN 978-0-465-01195-7.  Read more

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Apocalypse: A Catholic Perspective on the Book of Revelation

Book written by: Fr. Stephen C. Doyle, O.F.M.  St. Anthony Messenger Press.  210 pages.  Paperback.  September 2005. Read more

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Heaven’s Call to Earthly Spirituality

Book written by: George McClendon. Indianapolis : Dog Ear Publishing. 134 pages. Paperback. October 2008. ISBN 978-159858-703-6. $14.00.  Read more

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Saving the Holy Sepulchre: how rival Christians came together to rescue their holiest shrine

Book written by: Raymond Cohen. New York : Oxford University Press. 308 pages. Hardback. ISBN 978-0-19-518966-7. $27.95.  Read more

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The Popes of Avignon: a century in exile

Book written by: Edwin Mullins. New York : BlueBridge. 256 pages. Hardcover. ISBN 9781933346151. $24.95. September 2008.  Read more

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Serena

Book written by: Ron Rash, Ecco, 384 pages, $25.99 Read more

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Catholicism in the American West: a rosary of hidden voices

Book edited by Roberto R. Trevino and Richard V. Francaviglia  Read more

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To Live Is Christ: a 40-day journey with Saint Paul

Book compiled by Peter Celano Read more

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I Loved Jesus in the Night: Teresa of Calcutta, a Secret Revealed

Book written by: Fr. Paul Murray, O.P.  Read more