Modern Spiritual Masters

Our most popular series, Modern Spiritual Masters profiles spiritual leaders, writers, and activists from the cusp of the twentieth century and into our own time. From St. Therese of Lisieux to Sr. Joan Chittister, Swami Vivekananda to the Dalai Lama, Charles de Foucauld to Pope Saint John XXIII and many more, these figures from many lands and faith traditions offer profound insights into the human, the spiritual, and the divine.

The most recent titles in the Modern Spiritual Masters series include

James Martin: Essential Writings Selected with an Introduction by James T. Keane

Joyce Rupp: Essential Writings Selected with an Introduction by Michael Leach

Vincent van Gogh: His Spiritual Vision in Life and Art by Carol Berry

Phyllis Tickle: Essential Spiritual Writings edted with an Introduction by Jon M. Sweeney

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Abraham Joshua Heschel, Essential Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Susannah Heschel, 192, Softcover

Selections from the writings of one of the leading Jewish theologians and philosophers of the 20th century, edited by his daughter.

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Albert Schweitzer, Essential Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Selected by James Brabazon, 176, Softcover

Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.

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Alfred Delp, SJ., Prison Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Alfred Delp, S.J., Introduction by Thomas Merton, Biographical preface by Alan C. Mitchell, 208, Softcover

Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.

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Anthony de Mello, Selected Writings, , Modern Spiritual Masters Series, William Dych, S.J., , , , , , 144, Softcover

Bringing together the wisdom of East and West, the Indian Jesuit Anthony de Mello used stories and parables to awaken his listeners to an awareness of God's presence in their midst. Since his death in 1987, countless readers have been challenged to encounter DeMello's message.

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Bede Griffiths, Essential Writings Selected with an Introduction by, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Thomas Matus, OSB CAM, 128, Softcover

This book, which draws on his autobiographical volumes and his many other works, presents the ideal entry to the cosmic and mystical vision of a great spiritual guide.

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Brother Roger of Taize, Essential Writings, , Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Selected with an Introduction by Marcello Fidanzio, , , , , , 128, Softcover

Selected writings and biography of Brother Roger Schutz (1915-2005) the beloved founder of Taizé, the ecumenical monastic community in France, dedicated to reconciliation among Christians and all peoples, and famous for its music.

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Cardinal Walter Kasper, Spiritual Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters, Patricia C. Bellm, Robert Krieg, 192, softcover
“May Cardinal Kasper's insights and ideas, as expressed in this volume, continue to enrich today's renewal of the church's identity and mission in...
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Carlo Carretto, Essential Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Selected with an Introduction by Robert Ellsberg, 192, Softcover

Carretto's reflections on God, the church, prayer, engagement with the world, and the mystery of suffering and death.

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Caryll Houselander, Essential Writings, , Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Selected by Wendy M. Wright, , , , , , 176, Softcover

A collection of rare texts, interviews and unpublished personal letters from a "divine eccentric," a gifted reader of souls and one of the most intriguing modern spiritual writers.

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Catherine De Hueck Doherty, Essential Writings, , Modern Spiritual Masters Series, David Meconi, S.J., , , , , , 192, Softcover

These writings, drawn from twenty-five books, highlight her distinctive spiritual message, with its emphasis on the presence of God, the practice of prayer, a love for the church, and a dedication to the social dimensions of the gospel.

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Charles de Foucauld, Writings Selected with an Introduction, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Robert Ellsberg, 128, Softcover

"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.

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Clarence Jordan, Essential Writings Selected with an Introduction, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Joyce Hollyday, 176, Softcover

A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.

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