One Hundred Great Catholic Books  -     By: Don Brophy
Buy Item $14.40 Retail: $16.00 Save 10% ($1.60) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

One Hundred Great Catholic Books

Bluebridge Books / Paperback

$14.40 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $16.00
|
Save 10% ($1.60)
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
CBD Stock No: WW346080

* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

Succinct and thoughtful, this collection of 100 classics of past and present Catholic literature covers topics ranging from biography, spirituality, theology, and poetry to history, mystical writings, and fiction. Each of the chronologically arranged entries introduces one book in its historical context, provides information about the author, and gives a clear and focused summary of its content. Whether readers are looking for an overview of Catholic thought and writing across the centuries or want to begin discovering these classics for themselves, this book offers an illuminating gateway to some of the great achievements of the human heart and mind.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 240
Vendor: Bluebridge Books
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 (inches)
ISBN: 1933346086
ISBN-13: 9781933346083
Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Related Products

  1. The Unoriginal Sinner and The Ice Cream God
    The Unoriginal Sinner and The Ice Cream God
    John Powers
    Loyola Press / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $11.66 Retail: $12.95 Save 10% ($1.29)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW424296
  2. Honey for a Woman's Heart: Growing Your World through Reading Great Books
    Honey for a Woman's Heart: Growing Your World through Reading Great Books
    Gladys Hunt
    Zondervan / 2002 / Trade Paperback
    $9.99 Retail: $12.99 Save 23% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW38460
  3. Great Books
    Great Books
    David Denby
    Simon & Schuster / 1997 / Trade Paperback
    $15.29 Retail: $16.99 Save 10% ($1.70)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW35339
  4. Common Grace: Life and Faith in Classic Literature
    Common Grace: Life and Faith in Classic Literature
    Mary Batchelor
    Hendrickson Publishers / Hardcover
    $7.99 Retail: $24.95 Save 68% ($16.96)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW636031

Publisher's Description

Succinct and thoughtful, this collection of 100 classics of past and present Catholic literature covers topics2ranging from biography, spirituality, theology, and poetry to history, mystical writings, and fiction.

Author Bio

Don Brophy was for many years acquiring editor and managing editor for the Catholic book publisher Paulist Press. He is the author of The Story of Catholics in America and the popular Word and Worship calendars. He lives in New York City.

Editorial Reviews

"The succinct considerations address the historical or contemporary context of the work, explain the significance of the author, and contain a brief synopsis of the actual title."  —Library Journal


"For Catholics who have forgotten, or never discovered, treasured books of their own tradition, Don Brophy deserves applause for his brief but knowing introductions to a hundred of them."  —Kenneth L. Woodward, author, Making Saints

"This is the work of a man who loves both books and the Catholic tradition. Don Brophy speaks to head and heart in this gentle guide to Catholic books, with choices both classic and surprising." —Jane Redmont, author, When in Doubt, Sing

"This is the most congenial history of Catholic thought one could ever hope to find. On every page, I found some new connection to be made or an intriguing insight to be savored."  —Phyllis Tickle, author, The Divine Hours

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Have Faith and Believe In Yourself Shirt, Green, Medium
    Have Faith and Believe In Yourself Shirt, Green, Medium
    Red Letter 9 Inc / 2013 / Gift
    $9.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW40821M
  2. How to Ruin Your Dating Life: A Christian's Guide for Avoiding [Almost] Every Mistake in the Book
    How to Ruin Your Dating Life: A Christian's Guide for Avoiding [Almost] Every Mistake in the Book
    Matthew Paul Turner, Kerri Pomarolli
    NavPress / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $1.99 Retail: $12.99 Save 85% ($11.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW061394
  3. With My Song/Friends For Life, 2 CDs
    With My Song/Friends For Life, 2 CDs
    Debby Boone
    Curb Records / Compact disc
    $2.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 70% ($7.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WWCD09526
  4. Friends, Crackle Finish Vase  - Slightly Imperfect
    Friends, Crackle Finish Vase - Slightly Imperfect
    CBD Exclusive / Gift
    $4.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 67% ($10.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW95547DA

Availability

Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search