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Contra Gentes by Saint Athansius of Alexandria - Free Catholic Audiobook

Contra Gentes is the first of a two volume work published by Athanasius of Alexandria prior to the outbreak of the Arian controversy (ca. 319). It focuses especially on pagan beliefs and worship concluding with a defense of the Christian view of God and creation — especially creation by the eternal Word. 76 more words

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Heretics by G.K. Chesterton - Free Audiobook

The Author Gilbert Keith Chesterton was born in London, England on the 29th of May, 1874. Though he considered himself a mere “rollicking journalist,” he was actually a prolific and gifted writer in virtually every area of literature. 190 more words

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A Royal Son and Mother by Pauline von Hugel - Free Catholic Audiobook

Demetrius Augustine Gallitzin (1770-1840) was an emigre Russian aristocrat and Catholic priest who is acclaimed as “The Apostle of the Alleghenies.” He is the son of Prince Dimitri Alexeievich, a Russian ambassador to the Netherlands, and the German Countess Adelheid Amalie von Schmettau. 311 more words

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O Captain! My Captain! - LibriVox

If you’ve been on the Internet at all in the last couple of weeks, you’ve probably run across the phrase “O Captain! My Captain!”  From YouTube clips of… 1,686 more words

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The Dialogue of St. Catherine of Siena - Free Catholic Audiobook

The Dialogue of Catherine of Siena is a practical and compelling work of Christian mysticism. St. Catherine of Siena, a Dominican Tertiary, wrote it “during a state of ecstasy while in dialogue with God the Father.” The book contains a dialog between the “Eternal Father” (God the Father) and “a human soul” (St. 147 more words

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Yankee at Molokai by Eva K. Betz - Free Catholic Audiobook

As a daring soldier in the Union Army, Ira Dutton earned the respect and affection of the men around him. Handsome and affable, he could have had a full social life when the war was over. 130 more words

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2 Maccabees Douay Rheims Old Testament Bible - Free Catholic Audiobook

The Book of 2 Machabees (more commonly rendered 2 Maccabees) is an abridgement of another work, now lost, which describes the events surrounding the defeat of Antiochus IV Epiphanes and the rededication of the Jewish temple in the 2nd Century BCE. 112 more words

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