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This volume provides real insight and fresh hope for those concerned to breathe new life into the church of the twenty-first century.
A stunning book that reveals the saints as living meditations on peace, beauty, and goodness.
The fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
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.
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.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
"Do you want to see, understand and appreciate Jesus today? I cannot think of a better way than to enter into the lives of those who are living similar experiences and struggles today, those living in the 'Galilees' of today's world, those living in the margins and crossroads."
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
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
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
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.
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.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
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.
Shows us how to live and pray in the spirit of Saint Francis
A missioner's memoir of teaching American literature in China during the time of the Tianamen Square uprising.
A fascinating behind-the-scenes account of history in the making.
Selected key writings on wisdom, compassion, and meditation by one of the world?s foremost spiritual teachers.
Personal letters by Blessed Oscar Romero reveal the heart and faith of one of the outstanding Christian witnesses of our time.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
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.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
Examines the mystical vision of Teilhard de Chardin and his dialogue with science.
The wisdom of an Indian Swami, an early bridge between East and West, published to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth.
A collection of writings by the French Benedictine monk who went to India and became a swami.
The best and most accessible collection of writings by the most popular saint of modern times.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
The essential writings of Indian holy man Sadhu Sundar Singh.
The essential writings of the American Quaker mystic, social activist, and Nobel Prize laureate.
The definitive biography of a modern martyr and Christian hero.
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