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A stunning book that reveals the saints as living meditations on peace, beauty, and goodness.
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
A fresh look at the life of Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement, with new information from her published letters and diaries, and illustrated with almost 200 photos.
Nouwen's final gift, now in softcover.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
Carretto's reflections on God, the church, prayer, engagement with the world, and the mystery of suffering and death.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
Dorothy Day's frank and compelling account of 30 years at the Catholic Worker in New York City.
Her cause for sainthood is now underway.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
Highlights the lives, teachings and writings of a dozen leading spiritual figures including Henri Nouwen, Oscar Romero, Mother Teresa, Mohandas Gandhi, Thomas Merton, and Dorothy Day.
This charming "autobiography" of Francis of Assisi sheds new light on the beloved saint and his message for us today.
Spanning seven decades, this treasury of letters between the famous brothers offers extraordinary insight into their social activism, civil disobedience, peacemaking efforts, and sharp critiques of American foreign policy.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
From hundreds of interviews comes a collective portrait of Blessed Oscar Romero, the Salvadoran archbishop who took his place in history as a voice for the voiceless.
Examines the mystical vision of Teilhard de Chardin and his dialogue with science.
The inspiring testament of Maryknoll missioner Bob McCahill, and his work among the Muslim poor of Bangladesh.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
A new edition of the classic work written from inside the Vatican. "The best account of what the Council is all about."--The New York Times
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
Revised to include new essays as well as reflections on the recent beatification of Oscar Romero.
This absorbing biography, lavishly illustrated, captures as no other book does the life, writings, and vision of one of the 20th century's greatest spiritual figures A pictorial biography hailed by the International Merton Society as the ideal introduction. "If you have to read one book about Thomas Merton this is the one to read." - Paul Wilkes
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
An Anglican priest and anti-apartheid activist survives a letter bomb and goes on to found worldwide ministry for the healing of trauma, from South Africa to Rwanda, Northern Ireland to post-9/11 New York.
A creative postcolonial reading of Black Elk--a Lakota holy man and a Catholic catechist.
A moving and inspiring memoir of a Nicaraguan Jesuit priest who consistently followed his faith and conscience to serve the poor.
Recounts the lives and sacrifices of Maryknoll sisters Ita Ford and Maura Clark, killed by Salvadoran soldiers, and Carla Piette, drowned while working with the poor that she loved.
A new edition of Albert Nolan's perennial best-seller that introduces Jesus before he was enshrined in dogma, doctrine, and ritual.
A new edition of the first book by the best-selling author of My Life with the Saints and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything.
The definitive biography of a modern martyr and Christian hero.
This leading feminist theologian offers an exciting introduction to a most creative field of biblical interpretation which the author says is best understood as the search for Divine Wisdom. She offers a review of the art that is not merely informative, but liberating. Challenging mainstream hermeneutic strategies she empowers us to think critically and enter creatively into a life-transforming journey.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
Back in print, Dorothy Day's original account of her conversion.
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
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