Callista, a tale of the third century

Callista, a tale of the third century

by John Henry Cardinal Newman
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Callista, a tale of the third century by John Henry Cardinal Newman

Classic historical novel, first published in 1855. According to Wikipedia: "Venerable John Henry Newman, CO (21 February 1801 - 11 August 1890) was a Roman Catholic priest and cardinal, a convert from Anglicanism in October 1845. In his early life, he was a major figure in the Oxford Movement to bring the Church of England back to its Catholic roots.[1] Eventually his studies in history persuaded him to become a Roman Catholic. Both before and after becoming a Roman Catholic, he wrote influential books, including Via Media, Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrine (1845), Apologia Pro Vita Sua (1865-66) and the Grammar of Assent (1870). His body was buried in the small cemetery at Rednal near Birmingham, next to the Oratory country house. The grave was opened on 2 October 2008, with the intention of moving any remains to a tomb inside Birmingham Oratory, during Newman's consideration for sainthood; however, no remains were found because of the coffin having been wooden and the burial having taken place in a damp site. Canonization would make Cardinal Newman the first English person who has lived since the 17th century to be declared a saint. In 1991 Cardinal Newman was proclaimed "Venerable" by the Congregation for the Causes of Saints."

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BN ID: 2940000829622
Publisher: B&R Samizdat Express
Publication date: 02/26/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 615 KB

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Callista: A Tale of the Third Century 4.9 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
*the small gray kit with white paws limps in, bleeding from his eye and leg* "H-help..." *collapses on the spot*
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A lone cat with black fur, white ears and a white tail walked to a tree nearby. His violet eyes stared at the moon/sun. H continued knowingly losing himself in thought.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A big musculer tom padded in. He was all black and had gray ears and paws. "Hello. Im smokyfoot. May i jion?"
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Name: Callista Orin <p> Age: 17 <p> Gender: Female <p> Dirty Laundry: Don't even ask how many guys she has screwed. <p> GP: Aphrodite, Goddess of Love and Se<_>x. <p> Looks: She has dark brown, long hair. Dark skin. Blue eyes. 5'5. With long legs. She is really curvy. <p> Clothes: Usually wears the attire of a sl<_>ut. Really short shorts. Strapless shirts that hang low on her chest. Or V-necks that show alot of clea<_>vage. And lace or see-throw shirts that she usually wears bright colored br<_>as under. <p> Personality: Comes off real sweet. That is how she usuallt lures all the boys in, and the ocassional wh<_>ore. She likes to also come off as a sl<_>ut. And a huge b<_>itch. She loves the idea of being Aphrodites daughter. And she takes full advantage of having inherated being a great se<_>x partner, a gift from her mother. Though while living with the blast of her se<_>x life, somewhere deep down there is a sweet girl who wants to break out. <p> Tattoos: She has a tattoo on her right b<_>oob that says 'Love and Se<_>x' <p> That's all for now.
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