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Girzone, Joseph F.

Overview
Works: 93 works in 365 publications in 2 languages and 29,826 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Religious fiction  Biography  Christian fiction  Devotional literature  Drama  Parables  Psychological fiction  Meditations  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3557.I77, 813.54
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Joshua by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
41 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 3,561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"When Joshua moves to a small cabin on the edge of town, the local people are first mystified, then confused by his presence. A quiet and simple man, Joshua appears to seek nothing for himself. He supports himself solely by carpentry and woodworking; and he charges very little for his services. A statue of Moses he carves for a synagogue causes amazement and consternation. His carvings of the apostle Peter [for the town's churches] surprise the pastors and members ... Neither is what they expected. Both are haunting. What sort of a person is Joshua? How can the townspeople explain a few rumors about him? ... The woodcarver disturbs some of his neighbors. While he quietly and lovingly urges all around him to break down the walls that separate them, there are others who are frightened of him ..."
Joshua and the children by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
26 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 2,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joshua works through the children to bring peace to a village beset by violence
The shepherd by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
15 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 2,315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newly consecrated bishop David Campbell has a vision to create a simple Christian community
Joshua in the Holy Land by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 1,986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joshua, the pious woodcarver, leads his followers to peace in the world as well as the next
Joshua and the city by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inspirational novel featuring a modern-day Jesus. While in New York he frees a runaway prostitute from her pimp, cures a woman of Alzheimer's disease, finds a rich man to develop a black neighborhood, one good deed after another
Joshua : the homecoming by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Girzone's inspirational series about the return of Jesus to the present day reaches important conclusions with this fifth installment. After an immense earthquake strikes at the eve of the new millennium, Joshua realizes that his wisdom must reach beyond his small town in order to help people throughout the rest of the world
A portrait of Jesus by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 1,546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph Grizone recaptures the truth of Jesus that is presented to us in the Gospels and gives a compelling vision of the person Jesus' contemporaries must have known
Joshua in a troubled world by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joshua's arrival in Washington, D.C. ignites suspicion as he works to share his message of love and compassion throughout the world, from the nation's capital to the turbulent and war-torn lands of the Middle East
The parables of Joshua by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Christlike modern-day carpenter named Joshua tells fifty stories that give the New Testament parables contemporary meaning
Joshua's family by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This prequel to the "Joshua" series describes Joshua's early years and the first inklings of his destiny as a messenger of love in a troubled world
The messenger by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Francis is chosen to bring the people back to God's message of peace and forgiveness
Joey : the true story of one boy's relationship with God by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
7 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joey is a true story of a young boy born with a smile on his face and music in his heart, A boy whose endless searching for a meaning to life and its endless riddles, and the joy of finding a wonderful God who can bring all these complex facets of life into focus
Jesus, his life and teachings : as recorded by his friends, Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John ( Book )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retelling of the life and work of Jesus based on the Gospels
Kara, the lonely falcon by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1997 in English and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Kara is the swiftest, fiercest and, consequently, loneliest falcon in the forest until he vows never to kill another living animal again--even if it threatens his own survival."--Jacket
The homeless bishop : a novel by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An accomplished young cleric, Carlo Brunini chooses to live as a homeless beggar so he can understand why Jesus so loved the poor. What happens next will astonish and delight you
Trinity by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the concept of the Trinity in Christian spirituality, tracing the history of the Trinity in the Christian Church and offering a personal interpretation of how the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit work within individuals
What is God? by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joshua by Joseph F Girzone ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in English and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everyone in Auburn is talking about Joshua, a a woodcarver who has come to the village and seems to be able to perform miracles
Jesus : a new understanding of God's son by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing on scriptural studies, presents a non-doctrinal assessment of Jesus's message and teachings, sharing personal anecdotes, Biblical tales, and fan stories from around the world to explain the development of key beliefs and mysteries
The wisdom of His compassion : meditations on the words and actions of Jesus by Joseph F Girzone ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A series of more than forty meditations examines the character, feelings, and wisdom of Jesus, in a volume that offers lessons in forgiveness, compassion for others, and God's message of help, healing, and hope
 
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Alternative Names
ガーゾーン, J. F
ガーゾーン, ジョーゼフ・F
Languages
English (212)
Spanish (7)
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