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Gerard, John 1564-1637

Overview
Works: 60 works in 225 publications in 6 languages and 2,211 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Autobiographies  History  Church history  Drama  Action and adventure films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Meditations  Records and correspondence  Prayers and devotions 
Roles: Author, Translator, Scenarist, Director
Classifications: BX4705.G418, 282.092
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The spiritual combat, and a Treatise on peace of the soul by Lorenzo Scupoli( )

5 editions published between 1598 and 2011 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Combat is a practical manual of living. At first it teaches that the sense of life is incessant fighting against egoistic longings and replacing them with sacrifice and charity. The one who does not do this loses, and suffers in Hell; the one who does it, trusting not in his own, but God's power, triumphs and is happy in Heaven. The work of Scupoli analyses various usual situations and advises how to cope with them, preserving a pure conscience and improving virtue. It emphasizes also the boundless goodness of God, which is the cause of all good. What is bad originates from the human who rebels against God. -- Amazon.com
The spiritual conflict. Written in Italian by a deuout seruant of God, and lately translated into English out of the same language by Lorenzo Scupoli( )

6 editions published in 1613 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The conditions of Catholics under James I. Father Gerard's Narrative of the Gunpowder Plot by John Gerard( Book )

19 editions published between 1871 and 2012 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work, written by 16th-century Jesuit priest John Gerard, details the treatment of Catholics during the end of the reign of Elizabeth and throughout the reign of James I. Though by most historical accounts King James I was quite lenient in his treatment of Catholics, Gerard was not of the same mind, as evidenced by his writings
The autobiography of an Elizabethan by John Gerard( Book )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuban blood by John Gerard( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Che tries to keep order in his small town until rebels blow up the power plant making all the lights go. Now he has to confront the rebels before they take everything he loves away
Vie et passion d'un jésuite elizabethain by John Gerard( Book )

6 editions published in 1953 in French and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiritual conflict by Lorenzo Scupoli( )

2 editions published in 1598 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spiritual conflict. Written in Italian by a deuout seruant of God, and lately translated into English out of the same language by Lorenzo Scupoli( )

3 editions published in 1613 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Gerard : the autobiography of an Elizabethan by John Gerard( Book )

11 editions published between 1951 and 2006 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Gerard's autobiography gives us 'a finer and fuller account ... than any other document' of the hazardous years between the Armada and the Gunpowder Plot, when he was working as a priest in England. Written in Latin in 1609, it contains vivid descriptions of priest-hunts and hiding-places, of his torture and escape, of secret letters written in orange juice, of Mass said in great houses and in prisons, and of encounters with courtiers, ladies, Protestant divines and lords of the Privy Council."--P. [4] of cover
Meine geheime Mission als Jesuit by John Gerard( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un missionnaire catholique en Angleterre sous le règne d'Élisabeth; memoires du R.P. Gerard, S.J by John Gerard( )

6 editions published between 1872 and 1893 in French and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoiren eines Jesuiten by John Gerard( Book )

4 editions published between 1872 and 1874 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba libre( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Che tries to keep order in his small town until rebels blow up the power plant making all the lights go. Now he has to confront the rebels before they take everything he loves away
The autobiography of a hunted priest by John Gerard( Book )

4 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hunted priest : autobiography of John Gerard by John Gerard( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1962 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the persecution : autobiography of Father John Gerard of the Society of Jesus by John Gerard( )

2 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science or romance? by John Gerard( Book )

7 editions published between 1891 and 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tratado completo de Aritmética, o Método para aprender á contar por principios : obra útil á toda especie de personas particularmente a los que se dedican al comercio by John Gerard( Book )

5 editions published between 1798 and 1802 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Condition of Catholics under James I. Father Gerard's Narrative of the Gunpowder Plot. Edited, with his life, by J. Morris.] by John Gerard( Book )

1 edition published in 1872 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un missionnaire catholique en Angleterre sous le règne d'Elisabeth ou Mémoires du R.P. John Gerard by John Gerard( Book )

3 editions published between 1889 and 1891 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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John Gerard : the autobiography of an Elizabethan
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Alternative Names
Gerard, Juan 1564-1637

Gerarde, John 1564-1637

Gerardi, Joannes 1564-1637

Gerardus, Johannes 1564-1637

John Gerard English priest

John Gerard (iezuit)

John Gerard (prest)

Джон Герард

ジョン・ジェラルド

Languages
English (143)

French (20)

German (9)

Spanish (5)

Dutch (2)

Czech (2)