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Blessed Ignorance : How the Bible Supports Backward Beliefs

By: Munro, Jesse

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Jesse Munro: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21402

Condition: As New


156 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; 156 pages. ; The title says it all. Over 25 chapters cover such topics as: Alphabetical list of biblical contradictions. Scientific errors in the bible. Broken rules. Bad examples. Unfulfilled prophesies. Stolen plotlines. Lame excuses given by believers to explain contradictions. More. ; Thetext ofthisbook willbe emailedtoyou. ; Cultural Significance Series; Vol. 5 View more info

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Concise Greek English Dictionary of the New Testament, A

By: Newman, Barclay M. Jr.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: United Bible Societies: 1971

Seller ID: 20736

ISBN: 3438060086

Condition: Very Good


203 pages; 12mo (7.5") 19 cm; Dark red immitation leather over flexible boards, [iv] + 203 pages, main text in 2 columns, over 7000 Greek words defined as used in New Testament. ; Greek text is in Greek letters. No pronunciation guide. ; Owner name penned on front endpaper. Upper edge of rear cover has two small closed tears. A few spots to fore-edge. No other defects. View more info

Lead, Kindly Light

By: Newman, John Henry

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Cupples & Leon: 1906

Seller ID: 15295

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


16 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Small format, hardcover, white and pale yellow boards, color illustration and gilt lettering on front, 16 stiff pages, gilt lettering and decor throughout. ; Beautiful gift book with three verses of the popular hymn, Lead, Kindly Light, by John Henry Newman (1801-1890) illustrated with six lovely chromolithographs of angels, Jesus, and young woman playing the organ. ; Exterior shows light edgewear only. Very neat gift note on front free endpaper in fountain pen, dated 1906. No other defects. Scarce in any condition. View more info

Pravda o Religii v Rossii : The Truth about Religion in Russia

By: Nikola Yarushevich, with Gregory Petrovich Georgievsky and Alexander Pavlovich Smirnov

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Moskovskaya Patriarkhaya: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16081

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


456 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; RUSSIAN language throughout in Cyrillic alphabet. Dark blue-green cloth, gold lettering, beveled boards, 456 pages, main text in black with red decor and red initials, numerous b/w photogravure portraits of Russian Orthodox officials on glossy tipped-in plates with tissue guards, dozens of b/w photos and facsimiles including churches and cathedrals, several reproductions of telegrams, some in English or French. ; Appears to be official publication from pro-Soviet Patriarchs (leaders) of Russian Orthodox Church for years 1941-1942, during massive revival of chu... View more info

Image for Pilgrimage of a Pilgrim, The, for Forty Years :  As he Journeyed To, and Through, and From, the Partialist Church, Into and through Sixteen Years Experience in the Universalist Ministry, and Not Done Yet

Pilgrimage of a Pilgrim, The, for Forty Years : As he Journeyed To, and Through, and From, the Partialist Church, Into and through Sixteen Years Experience in the Universalist Ministry, and Not Done Yet

By: Norwood, Abraham

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Abraham Norwood: 1849

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 20345

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


324 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small hardcover, dark olive-green cloth, 324 pages, gilt spine lettering, rag (cotton fiber) paper throughout, several original poems. ; Copyright 1848. This is 3rd edition (3rd printing) 1849. ; Fascinating memoirs of early American Universalist preacher who was raised Congregationalist (Partialist) , preached that doctrine even while he did not believe it, but after long struggle with conscience and with leaders of that denomination finally became a firebrand Universalist missionary in New England and New York, converting many. ; Exterior shows moderate edge... View more info

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Library of Catholic Devotion, Complete in 9 Volumes : Life of Christ, Prayer Book, Missal, Christ and the Church, Bible Story (2 Vols) Lives of the Saints (3 Vols)

By: O'Connell, John P. with Jex Martin, et al.

Price: $98.00

Publisher: Catholic Press: 1962

Seller ID: 20389

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


2898 pages; 12mo (7.25") 18 cm; Set of 9 hardcover volumes. Beautiful gold buckram cloth, gilt decor, about 2898 total pages, gilt spine titles, rounded corners, color illustrated endpapers, all edges gilt, color photos and indexes in some vols, page-marker ribbon each vol, except vol-3 has two ribbons. ; Set contains: 1) Life of Christ, by John P. O'Connell and Jex Martin, 1954, 304 pages. 2) Prayer Book, by O'Connell and Martin, 1959, 327 pgs. 3) Missal, Containing all the Masses for Sundays and for Holy Days of Observation, by O'Connell and Martin, 1960, 944p. 4) Christ and the Church, ... View more info

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How to Convince Yourself

By: O'Dare, Patricia, with Paul Martin Brunet

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Scrivener & Company: 1953

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19022

Condition: Good+


24 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Dark blue softcover booklet, 24 pages. ; Copyright 1951. This is 2nd edition, 1953. Introduction by the Rev. Paul Martin Brunet, metaphysical healer. ; Author gives tips and mantras for meditation, self affirmation, and self improvement using the power of the mind. ; Light edgewear. Title page stamped First Church of Understanding, Dearborn, Michigan. Pg 3 has small closed tear and crease, not affecting text. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

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O. Eugene Pickett : Borne on a Wintry Day, Fourth President of the Unitarian Universalist Association

By: Owen-Towle, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Skinner House Books: 1996

Seller ID: 20760

ISBN: 1558963448

Condition: Very Good+


222 pages; 12mo (7") 18 cm; Green softcover, [xviii] + 222 pages, 6 b/w photos with captions. ; Foreword by Kathleen Montgomery. Biography of the fourth president of the Unitarian Universalist Association, well-known activist for international interfaith cooperation. Authored by longtime denominational leader. ; No marks or major defects but spine lightly creased and very slightly rolled. View more info

Recorded Sayings of Layman P'ang, the : A Ninth-Century Zen Classic

By: P'Ang Yun, with Sasaki, Iriya, Fraser

Price: $13.00

Publisher: John Weatherhill: 1971

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 17083

ISBN: 0834800578

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


109 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, red-brown cloth over spine, tan decorated boards, monochrome illustrated endpapers, 109 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, endnotes, 4 b/w and 2 full-color illustrations on glossy plates. ; Sayings, brief poems, koans, etc, spoken by P'ang Yün, translated from the Chinese by Ruth Fuller Sasaki, Yoshitaka Iriya, and Dana R. Fraser. Copyright 1971. This is 2nd printing, 1971.; Owner name penned on front endpaper in old ink. Otherwise book shows hardly any sign of use.. Jacket clipped, lightly sunned, with minor edgewear. View more info

Epic of Unitarianism, the : Original Writings from the History of Liberal Religion

By: Parke, David B.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: 1963

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 20758

ISBN: 1558962468

Condition: Good+


164 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Tan and white softcover, [xii] + 164 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, 45 excerpts with sources and historical info. ; Copyright 1957. This is 2nd printing, October, 1963. ; Superb collection of source material from Michael Servetus, Sebastian Castellio, King John Sigismund, Faustus Socinus, John Locke, Joseph Priestley, Thomas Jefferson, William Ellery Channing, and other important Unitarians, as well as Universalists John Murray, Hosea Ballou, more. ; Covers faded along spine, which is more gray than tan, and only just readable. Light crease to bottom corn... View more info

Additional Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Complete in 2 Volumes : (Unitarian Speeches on Anti-Slavery and Abolition)

By: Parker, Theodore

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20191

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


902 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Set of 2 vols, brown cloth, gilt spine titles, blindstamped boards, [xiv] + 435 + [iv] + 449 pages, 902 total pages, appendix, 6 speeches and 7 sermons on anti-slavery topics. ; 1st edition, copyright 1855, published in Boston by Little Brown & Co. No other prints listed. ; The Rev. Theodore Parker (1810-1860) would seem tame by today's standards but in his day was the most radical of the very radical Unitarian preachers. A social reformer, theologian, abolitionist, peace activist and more, he preached the famous 'Transient and Permanent in Christianity' in 1841 ... View more info

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Songs of Simple Thanksgiving : The Unitarian Universalist Association Meditation Manual for 1978

By: Patton, Kenneth L.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Unitarian Universalist Association: 1977

Seller ID: 21533

Condition: Near Fine


40 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Softcover booklet, beige leatherette covers, [iv] + 40 + 4 pages, 40 readings (meditations) on nature, science, art, and other topics. Each reading is introduced by a short quote from the bible or a famous scientist, a great poet, etc. ; UUA 9020-18. Not a songbook. No tunes. ; Foreword by Paul N. Carnes. Illustrated by author. ; The Rev. Kenneth L. Patton, ordained Unitarian, was longtime pastor of the Charles Street Meeting House, Universalist, Boston, where he originated the custom of drawing on materials from all faiths and also secular sources, creating the... View more info

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Strange Harvest : Collected Lyrics and Sonnets, 1935-1975

By: Patton, Kenneth L. (Rev)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Meeting House Press: 1976

Seller ID: 20386

Condition: Near Fine


224 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale pink softcover, [x] + 224 pages. Each stanza or section is numbered, yielding a total of 514 stanzas. ; Original poems and light verse on spirituality, mysticism, and liberal religion, by renowned Universalist Unitarian minister Kenneth Patton. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Appears unread. View more info

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All Blessedness : A Book of Psalms

By: Patton, Kenneth L. (Rev)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Meeting House Press: 1975

Seller ID: 20387

Condition: Near Fine


234 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale green softcover, [x] + 234 pages. Seven major chapters or sections, over 600 fourteen-line stanzas (psalms) in total. ; Original psalms on nature, faith, mysticism, and the human experience, by renowned Universalist Unitarian minister Kenneth Patton. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Appears unread. View more info

Women's Foreign Missionary Society, Program, 1905 : Methodist Episcopal Church, Fort Scott, Kansas

By: Peasley, M. E. (Mrs)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Methodist Church: 1905

Seller ID: 14502

Condition: Very Good


4 pages; 24mo (5.75") 15 cm; This is a small single-fold four-panel manilla leaflet, about 3.6 x 5.6 inches, listing officers of the organization, plus each individual in charge of each segment of each monthly meeting for the year 1905. Three months focus on studying some aspect of Japanese culture and one month is given over to Korean topics. ; Light rubbing, a faint crease. View more info

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Beliefs Commonly Held Among Us : The Universalist Church of America

By: Perkins, Frederic Williams

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Universalist Church of America: 1945

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 21082

Condition: Very Good+


55 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Tan softcover, b/w portrait photo of author, 55 pages, chapter-end discussion questions. ; Foreword by Emerson Hugh Lalone. ; Lays out general Universalist history and presents several statements of belief formulated by Universalist Church of America. Gives history, commentary and full texts of: Philadelphia Declaration 1790, Winchester Profession 1803, Boston Declaration 1899, Washington Declaration 1935. ; This is an actual publication from 1945, not a modern computer-generated reprint. ; Light edgewear only. No marks or defects. Quite scarce. View more info

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Becoming at Home in the World

By: Phifer, Kenneth W. (Rev) ; Illustrated by Kathleen Crockett Richards

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Castellio Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20851

ISBN: 096349550X

Condition: Very Good+


191 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale blue softcover, [xii] + 191 pages, bibliography, 30 full-page b/w illustrations, many with portraits of exemplars, depicting virtues and values of Unitarian Universalism. ; Written by longtime minister, Unitarian Universalist Church of Ann Arbor, this book explains the basic values shared by liberal religious people. Topics include: Home. Unity. Reason. Freedom. Ethics. Justice. Humanitarianism. Democracy. Search for meaning. More. ; Light crease to upper tip affecting front cover and front 19 pages, not affecting any text. Otherwise only a touch of shelfwea... View more info

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Daily Prayers with English Translation : Revised Edition

By: Philips, Dr. A. Th.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hebrew Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 21348

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


722 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small hardcover, black cloth, 722 pages, yellow spine lettering, manila endpapers, hundreds of prayers. Each spread is in Hebrew on right with parallel English on left, except appendix in Hebrew only. ; Cloth worn at edges. Spine lettering dull but readable. Distributor name stamped on front endpaper in old ink. Interior clean, no marks. Binding tight. View more info

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New Testament in Four Versions, the : King James, Revised Standard, Phillips Modern English, New English Bible

By: Phillips, J. B. and Alwyn Winton

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Christianity Today & Iversen-Ford Associates: 1963

Seller ID: 21342

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


831 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, blue buckram cloth, [xxx] + 831 pages, footnotes, parallel text in 4 columns throughout. ; This edition copyright 1963. This is 4th printing, 1965. ; Includes: King James Version KJV, Revised Standard Version RSV, Phillips Modern English PHI, New English Bible NEB. ; Minor wear only. No marks. Lacks jacket. ; Laid in: small flyer for Weekend Bible Conference, Detroit, Michigan, 1975, with photo of Dr. Bruce K. Waltke, preacher, plus several other religious ephemera. View more info

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Saint Joseph Edition of the New American Bible : Large Type, Illustrated, Red Faux Leather

By: Pilarczyk, Daniel E. (Most Rev)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Catholic Book Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: Third Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 16179

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


453 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Red imitation leather, gilt lettering, rounded corners, all edges orange, 47 + 1103 + 8 + 8 + 453 pages, main text in 2 columns, tons of footnotes and chain references, plenty of b/w photos, illustrations and small maps, several family record pages with blanks to record info, prefaces, indexes, concordance, etc. ; Copyright 1970. This is 3rd edition, with revised New Testament and revised psalms, 1991, 4th printing, 1992. Imprimatur Daniel E. Pilarczyk. (Note: Large type stated, but appears to be only about 14-point type) ; No defects. No jacket, as issued. As... View more info