Books tagged: catholic history

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Shadow Kings: The Life and Struggles of King Henry III of England, 1216-1272
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Shadow Kings is about the lives of two orphan Irish boys who become part of the court of Henry III (!216). One, a talented archer and swordsman is able to serve in Henry's army. The other, a scholar with command of several languages and a strong artistic skill is perfectly suited to the position of scribe. Chaos arises when the Cathars come to England. Who is King Henry, really? No one knows.
Reflections on the History of Procedural Law
Price: Free! Words: 50,880. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
A collection of articles published over a period of 35 years on canonical procedural law.
Brother Booker Ashe - It's Amazing What The Lord Can Do
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » History » American
A biography of America's premier Black monk, aka Milwaukee's Ghetto Friar Tuck. Brother Booker Ashe was many things to many people. A famous clergyman, a civil rights leader, an inner city icon, a national black celebrity, a civic cornerstone, a chef, a theatrical buff, and a brother to all. Talented, charismatic, dynamic & multifaceted - everyone who met the man has a different story to tell.
Existentialism Its Religious Proponents And Detractors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
My e-book considers reaction to Jean-Paul Sartre's revival of existentialism in the early 1940s. My text considers critical acclaim of Sartre's plays, No Exit and The Respectful Prostitute, among others. Much of my volume looks at religious leaders and what they said about existentialism, its history and impact. At least one of these men believed it was as dangerous a threat to man as communism.
St. John Ogilvie - The story of Scotland's only post-reformation saint
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Rocket Systems. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
This inspiring and informative book tells all that is known of Saint John Ogilvie's life and work.
Biblical Wines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,220. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine
Explore the fascinating world of Biblical Wines, and how they helped fashion the world we live in. Take a journey through time with the Holy Bible as your guide, as you discover the blessings and curses, uses and abuses, and the Divine directives of Biblical Wines. Discover the answers to many troubling questions about wine, yesterday, today, and tomorrow.
Not Without Mercy The Black Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,020. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Not Without Mercy The Black Death, is book one in the Not Without Mercy series. It is the story of a family that survived the Black Death of 1348 in Bristol England. This gripping and suspenseful adventure is about Faith, Family, Love, Courage, Hope and Redemption.
Jake Hehl Brooklyn Robins Pitcher And Catholic League Bowling Star
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bowling
Jake Hehl is an atypical biographical subject. He was a high school sports phenom. He excelled in baseball, basketball, and football at Brooklyn Prep. Hehl pitched one inning in major league baseball before being summoned for military duty in World War I. He pitched in the minor leagues from 1918-1926. He was a versatile athlete who became a star bowler in Brooklyn's 1940s Catholic Church Leagues.
Crosses, Cannons & Coffins
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In Crosses, Cannons & Coffins author Georgiann Baldino brings a little-known, but true, human account of Civil War service rendered by Sisters of Mercy. Relatively few records exist from women who served as nurses in America's Civil War. Few historians include women nurses in their manuscripts. Nuns served under battlefield conditions unnerving even for veteran officers.
The New Order of Mass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
Order of Mass with People (Ordo Missae Cum Populo) EXPLAINED AND ILLUSTRATED