Murakami Sale
 
 

Christianity


spacer

Christianity
Religious Orders


There are 176 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Christianity - Religious Orders
Page 1 of 9 next

The Cloister Walk
The Cloister Walk
by Kathleen Norris
Publisher Comments
A New York Times bestseller for 23 weeks A New York Times Notable Book of the Year "A strange and beautiful book...Part memoir, part meditation, it is a remarkable piece of writing." -The Boston Globe "The Cloister Walk is a new opportunity to discover a... (read more)

List Price $16.00
Your price: $5.95
Used - Mass Market

add to wish list


Always We Begin Again: The Benedictine Way of Living
Always We Begin Again: The Benedictine Way of Living
by John Mcquiston
Publisher Comments
When an attorney with a busy commercial practice went searching for a italy balanced life, he found the blueprint for it in the sixth-century text of St. Benedict's Rule. McQuiston interprets and restates the ancient system of spiritual living, enabling... (read more)

List Price $10.00
Your price: $4.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


An Infinity of Little Hours: Five Young Men and Their Trial of Faith in the Western World's Most Austere Monastic Order
An Infinity of Little Hours: Five Young Men and Their Trial of Faith in the Western World's Most Austere Monastic Order
by Nancy Klein Maguire
Publisher Comments
In 1960, five young men arrived at the imposing gates of Parkminster, the largest center of the most rigorous and ascetic monastic order in the Western world: the Carthusians. This is the story of their five-year journey into a society virtually... (read more)

List Price $26.00
Your price: $1.00
Sale - Hardcover

add to wish list


RB 1980: The Rule of St. Benedict
RB 1980: The Rule of St. Benedict
by Timothy Fry
Publisher Comments
For fifteen centuries Benedictine monasticism has been governed by a Rule that is at once strong enough to instill order and yet flexible enough to have relevance fifteen hundred years later. English-only Edition.... (read more)

List Price $4.50
Your price: $1.95
Used - Pamphlet

add to wish list


The Rule of Benedict: A Spirituality for the 21st Century (Spiritual Legacy)
The Rule of Benedict: A Spirituality for the 21st Century (Spiritual Legacy)
by Joan Chittister
Publisher Comments
This new edition of a classic religious text combines the timeless wisdom of Benedict of Nursia's Rule with the perceptive commentary of a renowned Benedictine mystic and scholar. In her new introduction to the Rule, ... (read more)

List Price $16.95
Your price: $11.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Rule of Saint Benedict (Vintage Spiritual Classics)
The Rule of Saint Benedict (Vintage Spiritual Classics)
by Robert P. Benedict
Publisher Comments
Composed nearly fifteen hundred years ago by the father of Western monasticism, The Rule of St. Benedict has for centuries been the guide of religious communities. St. Benedict's rules of obedience, humility, and contemplation are not only prerequisites... (read more)

List Price $13.95
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Atchison Blue: A Search for Silence, a Spiritual Home, and a Living Faith
Atchison Blue: A Search for Silence, a Spiritual Home, and a Living Faith
by Judith Valente
PW Review
"Valente (Twenty Poems to Nourish Your Soul) is a rara avis — a poet and journalist. Her spiritual memoir is happily rooted in the heartland: Atchison, Kans., the city that Mount St. Scholastica, a community of Benedictine nuns, has called home... (read more)

List Price $15.95
Your price: $10.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The First Jesuits
The First Jesuits
by John W Omalley
Publisher Comments
John O'Malley gives us the most comprehensive account ever written of the Society of Jesus in its founding years, one that heightens and transforms our understanding of the Jesuits in history and today. Following the Society from 1540 through 1565, O... (read more)

List Price $37.95
Your price: $8.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Seeking God: The Way of St. Benedict
Seeking God: The Way of St. Benedict
by Esther De Waal
Publisher Comments
Bestseller! For over fifteen hundred years St. Benedict's Rule has been a source of guidance, support, inspiration, challenge, comfort and discomfort for men and women. It has helped both those living under monastic vows and those living outside the... (read more)

List Price $14.95
Your price: $6.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


A Time to Keep Silence
A Time to Keep Silence
by Patrick Leig Fermor
Publisher Comments
Patrick Leigh Fermor (1915-2011) was an intrepid traveler, a heroic soldier, and a writer with a unique prose style. After his stormy schooldays, followed by the walk across Europe to Constantinople that begins in A Time of Gifts (1977) and continues... (read more)

List Price $12.95
Your price: $6.98
Sale - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Charles De Foucauld (99 Edition)
Charles De Foucauld (99 Edition)
by Foucauld
Publisher Comments
Charles de Foucauld sought to proclaim the gospel not simply by his words but by his life. Living among the Muslim poor of Algeria, he sought to be a "universal brother", a witness to the love of God for all people. Though at the time of his violent... (read more)

List Price $19.00
Your price: $10.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Stalking the Divine
Stalking the Divine
by Kristin Ohlson
Publisher Comments
One lonely Christmas morning, Kristin Ohlson wandered into a downtown Cleveland church for mass. Once there, she was moved by the traditions of her childhood, but more than that, her curiosity was captured by a group of cloistered nuns. They were the... (read more)

List Price $14.00
Your price: $2.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Benedict's Rule: A Translation and Commentary
Benedict's Rule: A Translation and Commentary
by Terrence G Kardong
Publisher Comments
Benedict's Rule: A Translation and Commentary is the first line-by-line exegesis of the entire Rule of Benedict written originally in English. This full commentary - predominately a literary and historical criticism - is based on and includes a new... (read more)

List Price $58.50
Your price: $32.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Spirited Lives: How Nuns Shaped Catholic Culture and American Life, 1836-1920
Spirited Lives: How Nuns Shaped Catholic Culture and American Life, 1836-1920
by Carol K Coburn
Publisher Comments
An important book for readers interested in a more broadly inclusive story of women's experience in America. American Historical Review An invaluable resource for anyone seeking to understand the history of women's religious communities in the nineteenth-... (read more)

List Price $37.75
Your price: $9.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Nuns: A History of Convent Life
Nuns: A History of Convent Life
by Silvia Evangelisti
Publisher Comments
Praised in The Atlantic Monthly as an "engrossing narrative," Nuns tells the fascinating stories of the women who have lived in religious communities during some of the most tumultuous years in European history. Drawing particularly on the nuns' own... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $15.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


St. Benedict and ST. Therese: the Little Rule and the Little Way (02 Edition)
St. Benedict and ST. Therese: the Little Rule and the Little Way (02 Edition)
by Dwight Longenecker
Publisher Comments
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-221).... (read more)

List Price $11.95
Your price: $7.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Promise Renewed: Jesuit Higher Education for a New Millennium
Promise Renewed: Jesuit Higher Education for a New Millennium
by Martin R Tripole
Publisher Comments
Speaking candidly, twenty-seven noteworthy Jesuits from major areas of Jesuit higher education have contributed essays that discuss how the recent 34th General Congregation has had an impact on their scholarship and role as teachers and administrators.... (read more)

List Price $24.95
Your price: $6.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Man of Blessing: A Life of St. Benedict
Man of Blessing: A Life of St. Benedict
by Carmen Acev Butcher
Publisher Comments
This biography of St. Benedict reveals that his life charted a course far different from the violent struggles of his day. In a time of war and want, this monk and abbot aimed to establish and nurture community, cultivate the wilderness, and feed the... (read more)

List Price $21.95
Your price: $9.50
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Living with Contradiction: An Introduction to Benedictine Spirituality
Living with Contradiction: An Introduction to Benedictine Spirituality
by Esther De Waal
Publisher Comments
Holding up segments of the Rule of St. Benedict, Ester de Waal's meditations on Benedict's words illumine the wisdom found there not only for those of Benedict's time, but for all of us today as well.... (read more)

List Price $18.00
Your price: $5.95
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


The Jesuits in North American in the Seventeenth Century
The Jesuits in North American in the Seventeenth Century
by Francis Parkman
Publisher Comments
Distinguished by Francis Parkmans pictorial style, The Jesuits in North America opens with the arrival of French missionaries in Canada in 1632. The stage is set for the aggravation of old rivalries between the Huron and the Iroquois Indians. The Jesuits... (read more)

List Price $25.00
Your price: $17.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


1 3 4 5 ... 9 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 176 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Christianity
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.