A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
Carretto's reflections on God, the church, prayer, engagement with the world, and the mystery of suffering and death.
Nouwen's final gift, now in softcover.
A stunning book that reveals the saints as living meditations on peace, beauty, and goodness.
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.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop Oscar Romero.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
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.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
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 new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
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
"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.
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.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
Examines the mystical vision of Teilhard de Chardin and his dialogue with science.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
Revised to include new essays as well as reflections on the recent beatification of Oscar Romero.
Now in paperback, the first–person account of an extraordinary friendship that changed the church and the world.
A new edition of Albert Nolan's perennial best-seller that introduces Jesus before he was enshrined in dogma, doctrine, and ritual.
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.
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
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.
Back in print, Dorothy Day's original account of her conversion.
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.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
The definitive biography of a modern martyr and Christian hero.
The inspiring testament of Maryknoll missioner Bob McCahill, and his work among the Muslim poor of Bangladesh.
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
Offers a brief biography and selection of writings by John Muir, the Scottish American naturalist who founded the Sierra Club and sparked the modern environmental movement
The extraordinary story of how, among the nomadic Masai people of Tanzania, a Western missioner "finds" the gospel message he came to preach.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
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 fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
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.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
The Good Bishop: In this biography by renowned author Phyllis Theroux, Bishop Sullivan emerges as a complex human being, one who has tried faithfully to lead the church with integrity, compassion, and love.
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.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
An acclaimed writer takes up the challenge of teaching peace.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
Now revised and updated in light of his beatification, this richly illustrated biography tells the courageous story of Blessed Oscar Romero.
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
A creative postcolonial reading of Black Elk--a Lakota holy man and a Catholic catechist.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
Selections from the writings of one of the leading Jewish theologians and philosophers of the 20th century, edited by his daughter.
In the years after World War I, Eberhard Arnold abandoned his career as an academic theologian to live by the radical spirit of the Sermon on the Mount. With his family and a small circle of friends he founded the Bruderhof, a community rooted in the Anabaptist tradition.
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.
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
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.
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.
Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.
William Stringfellow was a radical lay theologian who drew on biblical warnings to level prophetic critiques against the church and the modern war-making state.
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
Personal letters by Blessed Oscar Romero reveal the heart and faith of one of the outstanding Christian witnesses of our time.
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.
Essential original writings of the pastor who defied the Nazis and paid with his life includes a substantial biographical introduction.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
The fascinating story of Archbishop Raymond G. Hunthausen of Seattle provides an historic look at a critical turning point for the American Catholic church.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
Drawn from more than twenty of his books, these are the essential writings of one of the most beloved and influential spiritual figures of our day.
A moving and inspiring memoir of a Nicaraguan Jesuit priest who consistently followed his faith and conscience to serve the poor.
A fascinating look at the life and work of Alexandre de Rhodes, the seventeenth century Jesuit considered to be the founder of Vietnamese Christianity.
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
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.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.
The inspiring story of the founder of the Congregation of the Maryknoll Sisters of Saint Dominic, the first American-based mission congregation of women religious.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
A wonderful selection of writings by one of the most influential spiritual writers of our time, on gratefulness, prayer, silence, and love.
The Irish-born Jesuit and pioneer of East-West dialogue tells his own fascinating story of spiritual adventure
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
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