John Hardon

John Hardon

John A. Hardon, S.J. was a member of the Society of Jesus for over fifty years. He died in December, 2000. Father Hardon held a Master's Degree in Philosophy from Loyola University and A Doctorate in Theology from the Gregorian University in Rome. He taught at the Jesuit School of Theology at Loyola University in Chicago and the Institute for Advanced Studies in Catholic Doctrine at St. John's University in New York as well as helped organize and publish the Christ Our Life series of religion books for elementary schools and Confraternity of Christian Doctrine programs. Father Hardon was the author of many books, including: The Catholic Catechism, Religions of the World, Protestant Churches of America, Christianity in the Twentieth Century, and Spiritual Life in the Modern World.


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    Catholic Dictionary

    Written by: John A. Hardon, S.J.

    John Hardon's comprehensive, one-volume work of reference defining the keyterms of Catholicism; updated to include the most recent developments in theCatholic Church.Clear, concise, and faithful, with over 2,000 entries, Catholic Dictionary is the essential Catholic... More about the book »


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    Pocket Catholic Catechism

    Written by: John Hardon

    This comprehensive and portable catechism is ideally suited to the needs of the inquirer as welll as for private or group study. Here are the major elements of the Catholic faith within the areas of doctrine and dogma, morality and the spiritual life, and ritual and worship.... More about the book »


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    Pocket Catholic Dictionary

    Written by: John Hardon

    Pocket Catholic Dictionary is a comprehensive, one-volume reference work containing definitions and explanations of the key terms of Catholicism. Father Hardon has carefully selected some 2,000 entries from his original master tome of over 5,000 terms that comprise Modern Catholic Dictionary.... More about the book »


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    Questions & Answers Catholic Catechism

    Written by: John Hardon

    The question and answer format is the most popular way of providing specific answers to specific quetions about Catholicism. Father John A. Hardon, using the material from his best-selling Catholic Catechism, has put together a book of over 1,700 questions and answers to provide the modern Catholic with easy access... More about the book »


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    Catholic Catechism

    Written by: John Hardon

    "This volume is intended to meet a widely felt need for an up-to-date and concise source book on the principal teachings of the Catholic Church. Since the close of the Second Vatican Council, there has been such an accumulation of ecclesiastical constitutions and decrees and so many changes they introduced... More about the book »


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