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Newman, John Henry 1801-1890

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Works: 3,967 works in 13,067 publications in 13 languages and 197,320 library holdings
Genres: Sermons  Biography  Apologetic writings  Fiction  History  Controversial literature  Christian fiction  Church history  Historical fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Librettist, Translator, Lyricist, Other, Creator, Dedicatee, Honoree, Correspondent, Attributed name, Collaborator, Author of introduction
Classifications: BX4705.N5,
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Apologia pro vita sua by John Henry Newman( Book )

290 editions published between 1860 and 2011 in 10 languages and held by 4,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A passionate defense of the author's own intellectual and spiritual integrity by a man who had been under continuous attack for many years. Charles Kingsley had written: "Truth, for its own sake, had never been a virtue with the Roman clergy. Father Newman informs us that it need not, and on the whole ought not to be." Newman felt this to be an attack on his own honesty, as well as that of the Roman Catholic Church. To defend himself he felt it necessary to give the entire history of his spiritual progress over the years. This superb and moving book was the result. Its magnificent clarity as well as its beautiful prose, won the hearts as well as the minds of his countrymen and have assured the book a high place among the spiritual classics
An essay in aid of a grammar of assent by John Henry Newman( Book )

168 editions published between 1870 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides the first critical edition of John Henry Newman's classic work, A Grammar of Assent. The editor's introduction contains a synopsis of Newman's argument as well as an account of the development of his thought and a history of the composition of the final text. Ker discusses critical reaction to the Grammar and attempts to clarify and interpret Newman's thoughts in areas where his meaning has been misunderstood. A Textual Appendix lists every variant published in Newman's lifetime and the editor's Notes include detailed references to Newman's other writings. full use has been made of the manuscript drafts and all available philosophical notebooks and papers
The idea of a university : defined and illustrated : I. In nine discourses delivered to the Catholics of Dublin. II. In occasional lectures and essays addressed to the members of the Catholic University by John Henry Newman( Book )

171 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1 copy located in CIRCULATION
An essay on the development of Christian doctrine by John Henry Newman( Book )

124 editions published between 1845 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text is that of the revised edition of 1878
Parochial and plain sermons by John Henry Newman( Book )

244 editions published between 1834 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Library has vol 1-6, 8
Cardinal Newman's Dream of Gerontius by John Henry Newman( Book )

216 editions published between 1865 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idea of a university by John Henry Newman( Book )

100 editions published between 1852 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 9 discourses delivered to the Cahtolics of Dublin
Callista : a tale of the third century by John Henry Newman( Book )

186 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arians of the fourth century by John Henry Newman( Book )

121 editions published between 1833 and 2013 in English and held by 1,162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cardinal Newman's study outlines the history of Arianism--a belief system asserting that Christ is not a divine but a created being--between the first and second general councils (325-381 AD). It then describes the events surrounding the resolution of the divisions caused by the teachings of Arius, a priest in fourth century AD Alexandria. Lastly, the work details how the Catholics defeated the theological challenge of Arius's doctrine
Loss and gain : the story of a convert by John Henry Newman( Book )

125 editions published between 1848 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Newman's first novel: the story of a young man's search for faith and certainty amid the competing loyalties of early Victorian Oxford. It is remarkable as a vivid period piece and fascinating for what it reveals about Newman himself. Light-hearted and genial in spirit, and rich in comic scenes and characters, the novel challenged the easygoing values of the time, and it can still stir readers today to confront their own assumptions and priorities. It is, above all, a moving human story
Lectures on the present position of Catholics in England : addressed to the brothers of the Oratory in the summer of 1851 by John Henry Newman( Book )

116 editions published between 1851 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discourses addressed to mixed congregations by John Henry Newman( Book )

130 editions published between 1849 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Verses on various occasions by John Henry Newman( Book )

98 editions published between 1868 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen sermons preached before the University of Oxford between A.D. 1826 and 1843 by John Henry Newman( Book )

102 editions published between 1872 and 2008 in English and German and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical sketches by John Henry Newman( Book )

158 editions published between 1872 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fr. Richard Schiefen collection
The via media of the Anglican Church by John Henry Newman( Book )

78 editions published between 1830 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays, critical and historical by John Henry Newman( Book )

84 editions published between 1871 and 2012 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the doctrine of justification by John Henry Newman( Book )

88 editions published between 1824 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third edition published in 1874
Two essays on Biblical and on ecclesiastical miracles by John Henry Newman( Book )

92 editions published between 1873 and 2010 in English and held by 827 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The essays in this volume were written when John Henry Newman was a Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford. He wrote the first, on biblical miracles "The Miracles of Scripture," in 1825-26, as a relatively young man; the other, "The Miracles of Early Ecclesiastical History," was written in 1842-43. A comparison of the two essays displays a shift in Newman's theological stances. In the earlier essay, Newman argues in accordance with the theology of evidence of his time, maintaining that the age of miracles was limited to those recorded in the Old Testament scriptures and in the Gospels and Acts. He asserts that biblical miracles served to demonstrate the divine inspiration of biblical revelation and to attest to the divinity of Christ. However, with the end of the apostolic age, the age of miracles came to an end; miracles reported from the early ages of the Church Newman dismissed as suspicious and possibly fraudulent. With this view, Newman entered into an ongoing debate between the skepticism of Hume and Paine and its continuation in the utilitarianism of Bentham, on the one hand, and the views of Christian apologists rebutting Hume's arguments, on the other. In "The Miracles of Early Ecclesiastical History," Newman can be seen as coming closer to accepting the doctrines of the Catholic Church. He rejects the stance he took in "The Miracles of Scripture," now arguing for a continuity of sacred history between the biblical and ecclesiastical periods. He had clearly abandoned the position of "evidence theologians" that miracles ended after the time of the Apostles. Newman's movement between the writing of the two essays is essentially a growing into a deeper awareness of the Church as a divine society in whose life miracles and supernatural gifts were to be expected."--Publisher's description
Sermons bearing on subjects of the day by John Henry Newman( Book )

80 editions published between 1843 and 2009 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Τζον Χένρι Νιούμαν

Джон Ньюмен

Ньюмен, Джон Генри

جان هنری نیومن

ஜான் ஹென்றி நியூமன்

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ニューマン, J. H.

ニューマン, カルディナル

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An essay in aid of a grammar of assentThe idea of a university : defined and illustrated : I. In nine discourses delivered to the Catholics of Dublin. II. In occasional lectures and essays addressed to the members of the Catholic UniversityAn essay on the development of Christian doctrineParochial and plain sermonsCardinal Newman's Dream of GerontiusThe idea of a universityCallista : a tale of the third centuryThe Arians of the fourth century