Books on Spirituality by John Wijngaards

review references are incomplete

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HOW TO MAKE SENSE OF GOD, Sheed & Ward (USA) and Housetop (UK) 1995.

Won a Catholic Press Association of America award in 1996. Indian edition in 1998. Has been translated into Dutch (Kok, Kampen1999).

UK edition
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UK editionUK edition Three biblical study books for
parishes and schools:

  1. MY GALILEE, MY PEOPLE, Housetop 1990, 208 pgs.;
  2. TOGETHER IN MY NAME, Housetop 1991, 208 pgs.;
  3. I HAVE NO FAVOURITES, Housetop 1992, 208 pgs.

Local language editions of these books have been published in Finland, Denmark, the Netherlands, Poland, French Canada, Taiwan, Japan, Indonesia, India, Korea, the Philippines, Colombia, the USA (Paulist Press).

UK edition
ONLINE GOD WITHIN US, Collins Fount Original, London 1988, 176 pgs; USA edition: Templegate, Illinois 1990.

Reviewed in:  Sunday Plus, 9 July 1989, p. 1; Review for Contemplatives Autumn 1989.

UK edition
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INHERITING THE MASTER’S CLOAK, Creative Biblical Spirituality, Ave Maria Press, Notre Dame, Indiana 1985, 191 pgs.

Indian Edition, ATC, Bangalore 1986; Chinese edition, Taipei 1987; Philippino edition, Divine Word Publications, Manila 1987. Won a Catholic Press Association Award for “Best Adult Spiritual Reading” (1986).

Reviewed in: Emmanuel 92 (1986) pp. 418-419; Spirituality Today Spring 1987, pp. 89-90; The Way January 1987, p. 70; Pulpit Digest 46 (1986) p. 442; Sisters Today March 1986, p. 421; Modern Liturgy 13 (1986) p. 32; Prairie Messenger 6 October 1986, p. 15; The Catholic SUN 30 July 1986; Zealandia 10 August 1986; St Cloud Visitor 31 October 1985.

UK edition
ONLINE THE SEVEN CIRCLES OF PRAYER, McCrimmon, Great Wakering 1987, 46 pp. UK edition
JESUS FOR EVER. FACT AND FAITH, Catholic Truth Society, London 1987; Indian edition by St. Paul’s , Bombay 1987. UK edition
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EXPERIENCING JESUS, “Scripture, the witness of saints and mystics, and a life of prayer show
the way”, Ave Maria Press, Notre Dame Indiana 1981 (2 printings totalling 26,000 copies), 176 pgs.

Published in India as Come and See, TPI, Bangalore 1981 (3 prints, 15,000 copies). Chinese edition, Hong Kong 1984; Philippino edition, Divine Word Publications, Manila 1987; Dutch edition, Unistad, Antwerp 1991.

Indian edition reviewed in: Indian Journal of Theology vol 30 (198o) pp.228-229; US edition RP Bookreview vol 5 (January 1982) no1, p.1; Book Nook February 1982, p. 1; The Priest, vol 38 (February 1982) p. 46; The Universe, April 23 1982; New Covenant, April 1982 pp.28-29; Good News, May 1982; Mississippi Today,  May 21, 1982, p.12; Homiletic & Pastoral Review, July 1982, pp. 78-79;  Theology Digest 1982 p. 100; Review of Books and Religion, vol 10 (1982) p. 13; Companion, January 1983 pp. 22-23.

UK edition
READING GOD’S WORD TO OTHERS, ATC, Bangalore 1973, 104 pgs; McCrimmons, Great Wakering 1981; Dutch edition, KBS, Boxtel 1974.

Indian edition reviewed in ATC News 2 (1973) p. 18; New Leader 2s-9-1973; The Living Word 79 (1973) pp. 383-384; Clergy Monthly 38 (1973) pp. 89-90; Dutch edition De Bazuin 31 Januari 1975; Werkboek voor Liturgiegroepen 1975, p. 20; UK edition The Tablet 23 January 1982, p. 89; The Universe, 22 January 1982; The Clergy Review May 1982, pp. 226-227; Liturgy, vol 6 (1982) pp. 132-133; Word Event vol 13 (1983) p. 30.

UK edition
GOD’S WORD TO ISRAEL, A Treatise on the Historicity of the Old Testament, Theological
Publications India, Ranchi 1971 (3 editions).
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BACKGROUND TO THE GOSPELS, St. Paul’s Publications, New Delhi 1970; enlarged edition
by TPI, Bangalore 1978, 344 pgs. (in India 8 printings totalling 30,000 copies).

UK edition, McCrimmons, Great Wakering 1979 (3 printings); Indian local language editions in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi; USA edition, Servant Publications, Ann Arbor 1980; Pakistan edition (Urdu), Rawalpindi 1992.

1974 Indian edition reviewed in:  New Testament Abstracts 22 (1978) p. 215; 1980 UK edition The Tablet 26 April 1980; the Sower 4 (1980) pp. 6-8; Association of Religious Education 1980; 1983 US edition  Homiletic & Pastoral Review April 1984, pp. 78-79; Catholic Digest 1984.

UK edition
BRATHUKU BAATA, Meditations on Old Testament Laws, translated into Telegu by P. Innayya and G. Balthazar, published by Amruthavani, Secunderabad 1978, 198 pp.
MUKTI MARGAMU, Course for adult catechumens, written in Telegu with the help of students of St. John Seminary, Amruthavani, Hyderabad 1976, 394 pp.
ONLINE CHRIST’S IDEA OF AUTHORITY, Meditations on Scripture. Amruthavani, Hyderabad 1975, 67 pp. ; Telugu edition as “Srisabhalô Âdikâram“, Secunderabad 1976. UK edition
ONLINE WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM SECULAR EFFICIENCY?, Thoughts for Those Engaged in the Apostolate, St. Paul Publications, New Delhi 1969, 100 pp. UK edition

Overview of all publications:

  1. Academic books
  2. Spirituality for a wider audience
  3. Articles in magazines and newspapers
  4. Fiction / books & screen plays
  5. Pamphlets & Chapters in Books