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  • Ages of Life and Christian Faith among Religious and Former Religious./Età e fede cristiana tra religiosi ed ex religiosi di comunità maschili e femminili./Lebensalter und christlicher Glaube unter Ordensleuten und ehemaligen Ordensleuten.
    Blasi, Anthony J. (2007)
    Concilium 2007:5:95-106 (English)./126-144 (Italian)./594-606 (German).

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-brothers; Ex-priests; Ex-sisters; Orders/congregations; Age
  • Research Note: The Religious Life of Ex-Religious: A Study of Former Christian Brothers in Old Age.
    Dillon, J.T. (2004)
    Review of Religious Research 46:2: 201-205.

    Reports data on the religious beliefs & practices of former members of the Christian Brothers, who left between 1940 & 1980.

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-brothers; Brothers of the Christian Schools; Catholic, U.S.A.; Gerontology; Brothers
  • Transition from Vowed to Lay Ministry in American Catholicism.
    Blasi, Anthony J., with Joseph F. Zimmerman (2004)
    Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press.

    Based on 2002 questionnaire data from former & current members of 3 U.S. Catholic religious communities. Aspects of the intensive formation at time of entry persist through lay life; suggests these aspects should be the focus of training lay ministers.

    Associated Search Terms: Franciscan (O.F.M.); Ex-clergy; Franciscan; Ex-sisters; Racine Dominican Sisters; Catholic, U.S.A.; Holy Cross Brothers and Fathers; Ex-brothers
  • La Rectification catholique à l'école des frères.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (1991)
    Cultures du Canada français 8: 73-83.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Catholic; Brothers; Education
  • L'Enseigement secondaire public des Frères éducateurs (1920-1970).
    Turcotte, Paul-André (1988)
    Montréal: Bellarmin.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Canada, Quebec; Brothers
  • L'enseignement secondaire public des frères éducateurs (1920-1970). Utopie et modernité.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (1988)
    Montréal: Bellarmin.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Modernity; Brothers; Education; Catholic, Canada; Utopian
  • Le Congrégations Masculines Québécoises, Entre le Mouvement et l'Institution.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (1987)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 16:3: 317-331.

    Overview of communities of priests & brothers in the Catholic diocese of Montreal: local origins, works, & prospects.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Orders/congregations; Catholic, Canada; Brothers; Canada, Quebec, Montreal
  • Local/Cosmopolitan Theory and Religiosity among Catholic Nuns and Brothers.
    Petersen, Larry R., and K. Peter Takayama (1983)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 22:4: 303-315.

    Analyzes 1981 questionnaire data from nuns & brothers in the Catholic diocese of Memphis.

    Associated Search Terms: Brothers; Orders/congregations; United States, Tennessee, Memphis; Catholic, U.S.A.; Sisters; Local/cosmopolitan
  • L'Éclatement d'un monde. Les Clercs de Saint-Viateur et la Révolution tranquille.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (1981)
    Montréal: Bellarmin.

    Associated Search Terms: Orders/congregations; Canada, Quebec; Clercs de Saint-Viateur; Catholic, Canada; Brothers; Education
  • La frère et la religieuse vus par les étudiants du niveau collégial.
    Reny, Paul, and Jean-Paul Rouleau (1975)
    Université Laval: Centre de Recherches en Sociologie Religieuse.

    Associated Search Terms: Sister, image of; Catholic, Canada; Brother, image of; Canada, Quebec
  • Stratégie organisationnelle et changement social. Etude d'une organisation religieuse du Québec.
    Brunet, Michel (1975)
    Thèse de maîtrise, Université McGill.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Holy Cross Brothers and Fathers; Orders/congregations; Catholic, Canada
  • Survey of Brothers.
    Lennon, James, et al. (1972)
    Social Studies. Irish Journal of Sociology 1:2: 201-223.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Catholic, Ireland; Orders/congregations; Brothers
  • Le prêtre, le frère et la religieuse vus par des étudiants de collèges.
    Rouleau, Jean-Paul (1971)
    Quebec: Université Laval, Centre de Recherches en Sociologie Religieuse.

    Seeks whether Quebec secondary students see priests, religious brothers, & religious sisters as religious witnesses, members of an institution, or humans.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy image; Catholic, Canada; Students, secondary; Canada, Quebec; Sister, image of; Brother, image of
  • The Committed; A Sociological Study of the Brothers of Christian Schools.
    Ammentorp, William, and Brian Fitch (1968)
    Winona, Minnesota: St. Mary's College Press.

    Study of the congregation of male religious in the United States.

    Associated Search Terms: Brothers of the Christian Schools; Orders/congregations; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Religion as an Occupation.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1961)
    Notre Dame: Unviersity of Notre Dame Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Brothers; Clergy; Orders/congregations; Occupation; Vocation; Catholic, U.S.A.; Sisters
  • Are Sex Mortality Differentials Biologically Caused?
    Madigan, Francis C. (1957)
    Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly 35: 202-223.

    Uses sample data on religious Brothers & Sisters from the Official Catholic Directory (U.S.A.); women live longer, compared to men with similar stressors.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Sisters; Brothers; Demography; Mortality; Orders/congregations
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