Search CarlisleMLH's books

Random books from CarlisleMLH's library

The Sea, the Sea by Iris Murdoch

You've Done It Again Charlie Brown by Charles M Schulz

Boundaries in Marriage Workbook by Henry Cloud

The Female Stress Syndrome: How to Recognize and Live with it by Georgia Witkin-Lanoil

Possession: A Romance by A.S. Byatt

LIGHT IN THE FOREST by Conrad Richter

Dead Souls (Everyman's Library) by Nikolai Gogol

Members with CarlisleMLH's books

RSS feeds

Recently-added books

CarlisleMLH's reviews

Reviews of CarlisleMLH's books, not including CarlisleMLH's

Helper badges

CoverGuess

Site design selection

Use the new design

Use the old design

The old design is no longer fully supported nor does it get full attention when we roll out new features. We strongly recommend using the new design.

 

Member: CarlisleMLH

CollectionsYour library (1,251), Wishlist (8), Currently reading (19), To read (26), Read but unowned (2), Loaned or Given (1), All collections (1,260)

Reviews15 reviews

Tagschildren's (133), reference (114), music (83), great lit (71), biography (27), faith (18), psychology (17), Christmas (16), spirituality (14), pedagogy (13) — see all tags

Cloudstag cloud, author cloud, tag mirror

About meI am a Catholic Christian, married woman in my prime. I am a professional musician (Piano Teacher and Liturgical Musician); an avid reader; a fan of great art, coffee, chocolate, and cats! I am passionate about my faith. I adore Jesus and love worshiping Him. I am so anchored in Christ, my faith ideas probably seem conservative, but my heart for persons is very open! I enjoy hearing people's stories whatever path they are currently traveling.

About my libraryMy library consists of approx. 1K books and 1K recordings. I am just beginning to catalog my books here. I have yet to see if I can catalog my recordings here.

GroupsCatholic Tradition, Christianity, Everyman's Library

Favorite authorse. e. cummings, T. S. Eliot, Kij Johnson, Leo Tolstoy (Shared favorites)

Homepagehttp://hooleyml.spaces.live.com/

Also onTwitter

Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway

Real nameMary Louise H. Carlisle

LocationOhio

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/CarlisleMLH (profile)
/catalog/CarlisleMLH (library)

Member sinceJun 11, 2008

Currently readingMidcentury by John Dos Passos
The Life You Save May Be Your Own: An American Pilgrimage by Paul Elie
St. Thomas Aquinas and St. Francis of Assisi: With Introductions by Ralph McInerny and Joseph Pearce by G. K. Chesterton
The French Revolution: A History (Modern Library Classics) by Thomas Carlyle
Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Life (Oxford World's Classics) by George Eliot
show all (19)

Leave a comment

Comments

I meant to say in my last statement that I am NOT aware of a book on all the religious orders at the moment...hehe
Happy and Blessed Easter to you as well. Thanks for your kind words about my post on the Eucharist, I really love the Faith.

Ok about your question concerning history and information about different religious orders in the Church I have a few starting points for you.

Here are a couple of pages that have some information on only a few of the more popular religious orders in the Catholic Church:

MENS: http://www.catholic-pages.com/dir/orders_men.asp

WOMENS: http://www.catholic-pages.com/dir/orders_women.asp

Again these pages do have some good information but not a comprehensive treatment of each one but only some good stuff.

This next site I recommend to you if you have a particular order that you know of and wish to look up more detail/history about that particular order:

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/

Under the encyclopedia tab just type in the name and search it. This website called New Advent is a wonderful online Catholic resource, and has an older version of the Catholic Encyclopedia which can be a great resource for you.

My best idea about where you can find up to date information on all the different religious orders in the Church would be to purchase a "Catholic Almanac" published by Our Sunday Visitor. They publish one every year and have the most up to date information concerning all religious orders male and female. Here is a link for the most current one:

http://www.amazon.com/Our-Sunday-Visitors-Catholic-Almanac/dp/1592767869/ref=lh_...

They have a section in this book which lists all of the Religious Orders Male and Female each order has listed a date when it was founded and by whom and then directs you to the official website of that particular order.

As far as one volume books treating of this issue I am aware of one at the moment, but do let me know if you find out if one does exist.

May God continue to bless you and draw you into His resurrected life+
daniel wilson
Doing major de-cluttering. I'm even going to sift my books!!!! I've been willing to do that before only when moving. I think I'll give ALL PAPERBACKS, anything I know I'd never re-read, and anything I don't like anymore to my local library for their sale... We'll see how much I actually part w/ when the time comes. I'm hoping I can be "ruthless"!!!
Trying to read Bassani's "The Garden of the Finzi-Continis" and Jamison's "Touched with Fire," but I can't keep at either one very long. I'm in the mood for an intense, compelling STORY! Sigh!
Added Nassim Taleb's book to my Wishlist because I heard him speak on Nightly News. I liked his perspective, and want to learn more.
Note to self: The Rapture Exposed by Rossing. Check this out sometime. Read member reviews 090325. Sounds interesting. LT module predicts I won't like it! But I want to check out various views on topic.
Hm. You could look at the use of fable as a story telling device. And other than that, nothing's really coming to mind. It's been years since I read Fox Woman.
Hi! Thanks for the Friend request. I'm afraid I don't know of where to find any good discussion questions for "The Fox Woman", but I'll definitely keep an eye out for you.
Unfortunately I haven't had a chance to read Fox Woman yet. Sorry I can't help you out with your discussion!
Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 91,235,579 books! | Top bar: Always visible