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The bread of the strong : Lacouturisme and the folly of the Cross, 1910-1985

Author: Jack Lee Downey
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2015.
Series: Catholic practice in North America.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The Bread of the Strong investigates the origins, development, and migration of a Roman Catholic retreat movement founded by Onesime Lacouture, SJ. Although suppressed in its original host region of Quebec, it migrated to the United States, thanks largely to John Hugo's advocacy, and critically influenced Dorothy Day's spiritual development"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Church history
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Downey, Jack.
Bread of the Strong : Lacouturisme and the Folly of the Cross, 1910-1985.
Bronx : Fordham University Press, ©2015
Named Person: John Hugo; Onésime Lacouture; Dorothy Day; John Hugo; Onesime Lacouture; Dorothy Day; Dorothy Day; John Hugo; Onésime Lacouture
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Lee Downey
ISBN: 9780823265466 0823265463 0823265439 9780823265435 9780823265459 0823265455 9780823266906 0823266907
OCLC Number: 907880727
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
1 Canadien Identity, Nationalism, and Muscular Catholicism --
2 Onésime Lacouture and Conversion in the White Desert --
3 Onésime Lacouture and the “Return to the Gospel� --
4 Mackerel Snappers in the US Industrial Era --
5 John Hugo and the Retreat�s Southward Migration --
6 Dorothy Day, Anti- triumphalism, and a Personalist Approach to Voluntary Poverty --
Epilogue: To Affl ict the Comfortable and Comfort the Affl icted --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index
Series Title: Catholic practice in North America.
Responsibility: Jack Lee Downey.
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