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Alexander MacDonald (February 18, 1858 – February 24, 1941) was a Canadian Roman Catholic priest, educator, author, and Bishop of Victoria, British Columbia.

Born in Inverness County, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, the son of Finlay and Catherine (Beaton) MacDonald, MacDonald was educated in the common schools of Inverness County and attended St. Francis Xavier College (now St. Francis Xavier University) in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. In 1879, he went to Rome and studied philosophy and theology at the Propaganda College graduating in 1884. He was ordained in St. John Lateran church in Rome, by Lucido Maria Cardinal Parocchi on March 8, 1884. In 1884, he returned to back to Nova Scotia where he was appointed teacher of Latin and philosophy at St. Francis Xavier College. In 1900, he was appointed vicar general of his diocese and three yearslater was given charge of St. Andrew's parish in Antigonish County, Nova Scotia. In 1908, he was appointed Bishop of Victoria and resigned in 1923.

He was the author of a number of religious books including The Symbol Of The Apostles: A Vindication Of The Apostolic Authorship Of The Creed On The Lines Of Catholic Tradition (1903), The symbol in sermons: a series of twenty-five short sermons on the articles of the Creed (1903), The mercies of the Sacred Heart: twelve sermons for the first Fridays (1904), Questions of the day: thoughts on the Biblical question (1905), The sacraments: a course of seven sermons (1908).
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Total Books: 68
The Long Space Age The Economic Origins of Space Exploration from Colonial America to the Cold War
The Nuremberg Trials
2016 - The Nuremberg Trials (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781785992124
ISBN-10: 1785992120
Genre: History
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In the Land of Pearl and Gold A Pioneer's Wanderings in the Backblocks and Pearling Grounds of Australia and New Guinea
The Island Traders A Tale Of The South Seas
2010 - The Island Traders a Tale of the South Seas [1908] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781120891624
ISBN-10: 1120891620
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The White Trail A Story of the Early Days of Klondike
2010 - The White Trail a Story of the Early Days of Klondike (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781142621506
ISBN-10: 1142621502
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The Symbol of the Apostles A Vindication of the Apostolic Authorship of the Creed On the Lines of Catholic Tradition
A Galick and English Vocabulary With an Appendix of the Terms of Divinity in the Said Language Written for the Use of the Charity-Schools
St Thomas of Aquin and the Mass
2010 - St Thomas of Aquin and the Mass (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781152810198
ISBN-10: 1152810197
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The Holy House of Loretto A Critical Study of Documents and Traditions
Revolt in Paradise the Social Revolution in Hawaii After Pearl Harbor
2010 - Revolt in Paradise the Social Revolution in Hawaii After Pearl Harbor (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781152768567
ISBN-10: 1152768565
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In Search of El Dorado a Wanderer's Experiences
2010 - In Search of El Dorado a Wanderer's Experiences (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781152338302
ISBN-10: 1152338307
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Love Law and Theology Or the Outs and Ins of the Veto Case An Ecclesiastico-Legal Romance
Through the Heart of Tibet
2010 - Through the Heart of Tibet (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781152208384
ISBN-10: 1152208381
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The Symbol in Sermons A Series of Twenty-Five Short Sermons on the Articles of the Creed
Death in the Mines
2009 - Death in the Mines (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151607652
ISBN-10: 1151607657
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Handybook of the Law Relative to Master Workmen Servants and Apprentices in All Trades and Occupations
Why Gordon Perished Or the Political and Military Causes Which Led to the Sudan Disasters
In the Land of Pearl and Gold A Pioneer's Wanderings in the Back-Blocks and Pearling Grounds of Australia and New Guinea
1996 - Selected Poems [Professional Issues in Education] (Hardcover)