passa ai contenuti
Parish priest : Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism Anteprima di questo documento
ChiudiAnteprima di questo documento
Stiamo controllando…

Parish priest : Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism

Autore: Douglas Brinkley; J M Fenster
Editore: New York : W. Morrow, ©2006.
Edizione/Formato:   book_printbook : Biography : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
Banca dati:WorldCat
Sommario:
The son of Irish immigrants, McGivney was a man to whom "family values" represented more than mere rhetoric. And he left a legacy of hope still celebrated around the world. In the late 1800s, discrimination against American Catholics was widespread. Many Catholics struggled to find work and ended up in infernolike mills, where an injury or death would leave a family penniless. Called to action in 1882 by his  Per saperne di più…
Voto:

(non ancora votato) 0 con commenti - Diventa il primo.

Soggetti
Altri come questo

 

Trova una copia in biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Stiamo ricercando le biblioteche che possiedono questo documento…

Dettagli

Genere/forma: Biography
Persona incaricata: Michael J McGivney; Michael J McGivney
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Douglas Brinkley; J M Fenster
ISBN: 0060776846 9780060776848
Numero OCLC: 61151599
Descrizione: xiv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contenuti: A friend of the family --
An American child --
The priesthood --
A start in the seminary --
In the city of New Haven --
In charge --
A church fair --
Modern men --
McGivney's solution --
A bleak night in Ansonia --
Inertia in a hurry --
Faith in Meriden --
A stern voice --
Talk of the town --
A priest's life.
Responsabilità: Douglas Brinkley and Julie M. Fenster.

Abstract:

The son of Irish immigrants, McGivney was a man to whom "family values" represented more than mere rhetoric. And he left a legacy of hope still celebrated around the world. In the late 1800s, discrimination against American Catholics was widespread. Many Catholics struggled to find work and ended up in infernolike mills, where an injury or death would leave a family penniless. Called to action in 1882 by his sympathy for these suffering people, Father McGivney founded the Knights of Columbus, an organization that has helped to save countless families from the indignity of destitution. From its uncertain beginnings, it has grown to an international membership of 1.7 million men. At heart, though, Father McGivney was never anything more than an American parish priest, and nothing less than that, either--perhaps the most beloved parish priest in U.S. history.--From publisher description.

Commenti

Commenti degli utenti
Recuperando commenti GoodReads…
Stiamo recuperando commenti DOGObooks

Etichette

Diventa il primo.
Conferma questa richiesta

Potresti aver già richiesto questo documento. Seleziona OK se si vuole procedere comunque con questa richiesta.

Dati collegati


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61151599> # Parish priest : Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "61151599" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/48457428> ; # Michael Joseph McGivney
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BX4705> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Person/mcgivney_michael_j_michael_joseph_1852_1890> ; # Michael Joseph McGivney
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Topic/priests_united_states> ; # Priests--United States
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/282.092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Organization/knights_of_columbus> ; # Knights of Columbus.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Organization/catholic_church> ; # Catholic Church.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1076268> ; # Priests
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864014> ; # Clergy
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/70586406> ; # Julie M. Fenster
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/9902024> ; # Douglas Brinkley
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "The son of Irish immigrants, McGivney was a man to whom "family values" represented more than mere rhetoric. And he left a legacy of hope still celebrated around the world. In the late 1800s, discrimination against American Catholics was widespread. Many Catholics struggled to find work and ended up in infernolike mills, where an injury or death would leave a family penniless. Called to action in 1882 by his sympathy for these suffering people, Father McGivney founded the Knights of Columbus, an organization that has helped to save countless families from the indignity of destitution. From its uncertain beginnings, it has grown to an international membership of 1.7 million men. At heart, though, Father McGivney was never anything more than an American parish priest, and nothing less than that, either--perhaps the most beloved parish priest in U.S. history.--From publisher description."@en ;
    schema:description "A friend of the family -- An American child -- The priesthood -- A start in the seminary -- In the city of New Haven -- In charge -- A church fair -- Modern men -- McGivney's solution -- A bleak night in Ansonia -- Inertia in a hurry -- Faith in Meriden -- A stern voice -- Talk of the town -- A priest's life."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/47141495> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Parish priest : Father Michael McGivney and American Catholicism"@en ;
    schema:productID "61151599" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61151599#PublicationEvent/new_york_w_morrow_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Agent/w_morrow> ; # W. Morrow
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060776848> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61151599> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Organization/catholic_church> # Catholic Church.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Catholic Church." ;
    schema:name "Catholic Church" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Organization/knights_of_columbus> # Knights of Columbus.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Knights of Columbus." ;
    schema:name "Knights of Columbus" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/47141495#Person/mcgivney_michael_j_michael_joseph_1852_1890> # Michael Joseph McGivney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1852" ;
    schema:deathDate "1890" ;
    schema:familyName "McGivney" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael Joseph" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael J." ;
    schema:name "Michael Joseph McGivney" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1076268> # Priests
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Priests"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864014> # Clergy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clergy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/48457428> # Michael Joseph McGivney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1852" ;
    schema:deathDate "1890" ;
    schema:familyName "McGivney" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael Joseph" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael J." ;
    schema:name "Michael Joseph McGivney" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/70586406> # Julie M. Fenster
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fenster" ;
    schema:givenName "Julie M." ;
    schema:givenName "J. M." ;
    schema:name "Julie M. Fenster" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9902024> # Douglas Brinkley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Brinkley" ;
    schema:givenName "Douglas" ;
    schema:name "Douglas Brinkley" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780060776848>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0060776846" ;
    schema:isbn "9780060776848" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Chiudi finestra

Per favore entra in WorldCat 

Non hai un account? Puoi facilmente crearne uno gratuito.