Category: Religion & Spirituality

Sort

Showing 41-60 of 188

Image for Magnificent Enterprise, the :  A New Cosmic Revelation Disclosing the Secret of Obtaining Inner Wisdom

Magnificent Enterprise, the : A New Cosmic Revelation Disclosing the Secret of Obtaining Inner Wisdom

By: Drury, P. F.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Kimball Press: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19020

Condition: Near Fine


26 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small softcover booklet, blue leatherette covers, [vi] + 26 pages. ; 1st edition, 1953, stated. Complete subtitle: 'A New Cosmic Revelation Disclosing the Secret of Obtaining Inner Wisdom, Or, How to Tap the Secrets of the Universe Automatically.' ; Author explains how to awaken your inner light and use it as a positive influence in the world. ; Exterior shows only a touch of wear. Quite scarce. ; Laid in: card listing seven Laws of Scienti... View more info

Image for Almost Church, the :  Redefining Unitarian Universalism for a New Era

Almost Church, the : Redefining Unitarian Universalism for a New Era

By: Durall, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Jenkin Lloyd Jones Press: 2004

Seller ID: 20799

ISBN: 097553890X

Condition: Near Fine


88 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Gray softcover, [xiv] + 88 pages, endnotes. ; Topics include: UUism in need of greater purpose. Does your congregation have a soul? Criteria for successful churches. How to raise expectations of membership. Traits of effective leadership. More. ; Foreword by Rev. Marlin Lavanhar. Published by Jenkin Lloyd Jones Press under auspices All Souls Unitarian Church, Tulsa, Oklahoma, one of the largest UU congregations in the world. ; No defects. Ap... View more info

Frederick May Eliot : An Anthology

By: Eliot, Frederick May, and Alfred P. Stiernotte

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1959

Seller ID: 15863

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


300 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Gray cloth, gold lettering, [xxxi] + 300 pages, bibliography, endnotes, frontispiece b/w portrait photo of Eliot on glossy plate, about 60 ecerpts from sermons, speeches, and articles, plus two hymn texts and a sonnet. ; Anthology of writings by the Rev. Frederick May Eliot *** (1889-1958) well-known preacher, author, poet, army chaplain, and President of the American Unitarian Assiciation for 21 years, 1937-1958. Edited and introduction ... View more info

Beginnings of Earth and Sky : Stories Old and New

By: Fahs, Sophia Lyon, with Ernest W. Kuebler; Illustrated by Marjorie Cole

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1947

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 20170

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


155 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, blue cloth, b/w illustrated paste-down on front, 155 pages, over 10 creation stories from various ancient sources plus one fron modern science, with brief introduction for each story and simple study questions following each, for use in Unitarian Universalist religious education classes. ; Copyright 1937. This is 5th printing, 1947. ; Written by Sophia Lyon Fahs. Drawings by Marjorie Cole. Edited by Ernest W. Kuebler. ; Cloth l... View more info

Grateful Praise : A Collection of New Songs for the Sunday School, 1884

By: Fillmore, J. H. (James Henry)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Fillmore Brothers Publishers: 1884

Seller ID: 14136

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


160 pages; Oblong 24mo (5.5") 14 cm; Oblong format, black cloth over spine, brown boards with black lettering and decor, index, 157 hymns and anthems by various composers, including quite a few by James H. Fillmore, Fred. A. Fillmore and Charles M. Fillmore. Includes music in standard notation, most arranged for four parts, some arranged for soloist. ; No denomination specified. ; This is a real book from 1884, not a cheap print-on-demand reproduction. ; Boards quite... View more info

Reformation, The, 2e : (History of the Reformation, 2nd Edition, 1900)

By: Fisher, George P.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1900

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 6043

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


620 pages; 8vo (8") 21cm; Hardcover, dark gray cloth over beveled boards, gilt spine title, dark gray endpapers, [xxxiv] + 620 pages, footnotes, chronology, bibliography, detailed index. ; Copyright 1873. This is 2nd edition, 1900. ; George Park Fisher was Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Yale for forty years. ; Light foxing to front five leaves, cloth worn at ends of spine, gilt dull but quite readable. Two pages have minor pencil marks otherwise interior clea... View more info

Image for Harvest of Sixty Years, a :   (Signed)

Harvest of Sixty Years, a : (Signed)

By: Fiske, Wallace Grant

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Wallace G. Fiske: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 20943

Condition: Near Fine


303 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Green softcover, [viii] + 303 pages, about 600 short quotes with attributions. Title page SIGNED by author. ; Collected by the Rev. Wallace Grant Fiske, minister of the Universalist (now Unitarian Universalist) Church of Hartford, Connecticut, 1947-1973. Includes his own deep musings plus thoughtful commentary, prophetic poems, pithy aphorisms, inspirational quotations, etc, by others, including many U/Us. ; A touch of edgewear only. View more info

Brief History of the Work of Universalist Women : 1869 to 1955

By: Folsom, Ida M, and Ellen Spencer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Women's Federation: 1991

Seller ID: 20624

Condition: Near Fine


46 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Blue softcover booklet, [ii] + 46 pages, a few footnotes. ; Originally written by the Rev. Ida M. Folsom, longtime national executive director, Association of Universalist Women, and published 1945, revised 1955, with an introduction by Laura S. Hersey, national president of same. This edition condensed and edited by Ellen Spencer, 1993. ; Front cover show three very tiny spots. No other defects. View more info

Image for Who's Who of UUs, a :  A Concise Biographical Compendium of Prominent and Famous Universalists and Unitarians (UU Who's Who)

Who's Who of UUs, a : A Concise Biographical Compendium of Prominent and Famous Universalists and Unitarians (UU Who's Who)

By: Foss, Gwen

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Gwen Foss: 2003

Edition: Fourth Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 444

Condition: New


120 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Softcover. Get your copy SIGNED by author with ins cription at your request. 120 pages, appendixes, brief biographies of 1350 important persons who happened to be Unitarians, Universalists, or both. ; Fold-and-staple binding. No defects. New book. ; The only book of its kind! UUTopics. (Don't miss this author's other great book, The Church Where People Laugh) ; Universalist Unitarian History & Lore Series; Vol. 2 View more info

Christianity, a Continuing Calamity : And Other Articles

By: Fulks, Clay

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Haldeman-Julius Company: 1950

Seller ID: 20660

Condition: Very Good+


32 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Green softcover booklet, 32 pages, main text in 2 columns. ; Edited and published by the great Emanuel Haldeman-Julius. ; A superb digest of the best writers on the topic. Contents include: Christianity a Continuing Calamity, by Clay Fulks. Save the Institution of Witch-hunting, by Fulks. Traitors to Freethought, by Haldeman-Julius. Anti-semintism and racism of the 'Truth-Seeker' [a freethought magazine], by Mordecai Heller. Go-getters in ... View more info

Image for Domestic Worship, 2e :   (2nd Edition, 1842)

Domestic Worship, 2e : (2nd Edition, 1842)

By: Furness, William Henry

Price: $78.00

Publisher: James Kay Jr & Brother: 1842

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20173

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


272 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Hardcover, full leather binding, gilt lettering on spine, gilt decor on board edges, pink marbled endpapers, 272 pages. ; Contents: 15 morning prayers. 15 evening prayers, 6 prayers and 2 forns of service for Sunday, 12 prayers for special occasions, plus appendix of 6 hymn texts (no tunes) ; Copyright 1839. This is 2nd edition, 1842, published by Philadelphia: James Kay Jr & Brother, and by Boston: James Munroe & Company. ; The Rev. Wi... View more info

Image for Partnership with God :  Or, Little Margaret and Her Three Little Boxes

Partnership with God : Or, Little Margaret and Her Three Little Boxes

By: Geggie, Della Cole

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Della Cole Geggie: 1904

Seller ID: 19833

Condition: Good+


32 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Softcover, stiff white covers, two-tone photo of Margaret on front, 32 pages numbered to 30.; Charming little story of how Margaret, seven years old, learns to save her pennies to give to Sunday school. Written by longtime Methodist evangelist. ; Covers lightly foxed. Edges of covers, which extend beyond textblock, show several very small closed tears. Rear cover, which is unprinted, shows corner creases and small sticker scar. Pages sta... View more info

Image for First Church of Understanding :  Detroit, Michigan

First Church of Understanding : Detroit, Michigan

By: Goings, Lydia, with Edna Ruth Hayes, Hillie Homan

Price: $23.00

Publisher: First Church of Understanding: 1970

Seller ID: 19015

Condition: Very Good


44 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Orange softcover booklet, 4 + 36 + 4 pages, 2 b/w illustrations, brief history of congregation, principles of New Thought Alliance, order of service, 22 prayers and readings, 20 hymns, several with lyrics by Lydia Goings, 8 with tunes indicated, 4 with full music. ; Written and compiled by Lydia Goings, Edna Ruth Hayes, Hillie Homan. Pastor the Rev. Sarah Solada. Assistant pastor Raymond A. Goings. ; Very light exterior wear. Main defect ... View more info

Image for Tides of Spring, the :  And Other Reflections, 1973

Tides of Spring, the : And Other Reflections, 1973

By: Grady, Charles Wesley; Illustrated by Thomas F. Eccleston

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Association: 1972

Seller ID: 20596

Condition: Near Fine


48 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Blue and white softcover booklet, 48 pages numbered to 44, pale green paper throughout, 35 b/w illustrations, 40 short readings, meditations, poems, benedictions, etc, suitable for worship or other occasions. ; UU meditations for 1973. Edited by Charles Wesley Grady. Authors include Waldemar Argow. Raymond C. Baughan. Robert F. Kaufman. Charles White McGehee. More. ; Clean, no marks, no wrinkles, no tears, no dings. View more info

Challenge of Fear, The

By: Green, Maurice R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Association: 1962

Seller ID: 20861

Condition: Near Fine


19 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Orange softcover, 19 pages. ; Information on normal fears experienced by young children and mothers of young children. Authored by psychiatrist, Bellevue Hospital. ; Published by Department of Education, Unitarian Universalist Association, 1962, as a counter-active to common fears experienced by mothers and young children during the Nuclear Era or Age of Anxiety. ; Topics include: Feelings of fear. Dependence on mothering. Challenge of phy... View more info

History of King's Chapel, in Boston, a : The First Episcopal Church in New England, Now Unitarian

By: Greenwood, F. W. P. (Francis William Pitt)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Carter, Hendee & Company: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20369

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


215 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Hardcover, dark blue cloth, [xii] + 215 pages, rag (cotton fiber) paper throughout, footnotes, 19 appendixes, 2 small b/w engravings. ; 1st edition. Same date. ; Early history of first and oldest Episcopal (Anglican) church in New England, founded 1686, which later evolved into first Unitarian church in North America, 1785. Written by its illustrious pastor from 1827 to 1843, the Rev. F. W. P. Greenwood, Unitarian and noted botanist. ; T... View more info

Love Has Eyes : (1st Edition, Signed)

By: Greenwood, John Wilfred, and Madalyn Greenwood Rodriguez

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Published by Author: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14483

Condition: Good+


36 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Green softcover booklet, small b/w portrait photo of the Rev. John Wilfred Greenwood (Methodist) SIGNED with his autograph in green ink, 1 short story with small b/w illustration, 42 inspirational poems with rhyme and meter, many suitable to use as Christian hymns, plus 25 short poems by author's daughter Madalyn. Laid in: bookmark printed with poem 'I Shall Come Again' also by Greenwood and also SIGNED. ; Published by author, 1933. Printe... View more info

Image for Beauty in Holiness :  Studies in Jewish Customs and Ceremonial Art

Beauty in Holiness : Studies in Jewish Customs and Ceremonial Art

By: Gutmann, Joseph

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Ktav Publishing House: 1970

Seller ID: 20934

ISBN: 0870680129

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


513 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, gold lettering, [xxviii] + 513 glossy pages, copious footnotes throughout, 128 high-quality b/w photos and illustrations with captions. English throughout, with a some passages in Hebrew and English. ; Several contributors including Joseph Gutmann, Mark Wischnitzer, Franz Landsberger, Sol Baruch Finesinger, more. Topics include: Jewish guilds. Polish Jewish artisans and guilds. Ritual silver made by Myer Myers. Euro... View more info

Scripture Proofs of the Liturgy : Or, Scriptural Illustrations of the Daily Morning and Evening Service and Litany of the Protestant Episcopal Church, with Notes

By: Hale, Benjamin (Rev)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union & Church Book Society: 1860

Seller ID: 10952

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


96 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small hardcover (4 x 6 inches) 10 x 16 cm, brown cloth, gilt spine title, pale yellow endpapers, footnotes, endnotes, parallel text in two columns, with liturgy on left and scripture references on right. ; This is not a recent reprint but an actual book from 1860. Preface dated 1835. This edition 1860. Published by General Protestant Episcopal Sunday School Union and Church Book Society. ; Light exterior wear. Title faded but readable. Owne... View more info

Seven Stormy Sundays : 1e, 1st Edition, 1858

By: Hale, Lucretia P, with August Tholuck

Price: $75.00

Publisher: American Unitarian Association: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20192

ISBN: 1347382593

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


371 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Ex-Library; Hardcover, purple-brown cloth, pale yellow endpapers, [x] + 371 pages, seven outstanding sermons on unusual topics, selected and edited and (some) translated by Lucretia Hale, interspersed with poems, hymn texts, prayers, scripture readings, etc. Contents: Rhododendrons, by William B. O. Peabody. Sure wall, by K. G. Bretschneider. Daily bread, by August Tholuck. Forgiveness, by William B. O. Peabody. Children, by Lucretia Ha... View more info