Parish Library

Holy Cross has an outstanding library filled with books and media covering a range of topics and interests.

Recent Suggestions

The Parish Bulletins of this and last week provide a schedule of the BBC-TV series on Christianity by the acclaimed Oxford historian Prof. Diarmaid MacCulloch.   One of these six presentations will be held in our parish on Sept 21 from 9:00 to noon. His great book and others on Christ’s story are on the Suggestion Shelf in our parish library.

-Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years by Diarmaid MacCulloch

-Jesus Through the Centuries (his place in the History of Culture) by Jaroslav Pelikan

-The History of the Church (a history of the Church from Christ to Constantine) by Eusebius (who lived 260-339)

-The People of Faith; The Story Behind the Church of the Middle Ages by A Gilles

-The Unintended Reformation: How a Religious Revolution Secularized Society (a revisionist history) by  Brad Gregory