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"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
The extraordinary story of how, among the nomadic Masai people of Tanzania, a Western missioner "finds" the gospel message he came to preach.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
A fascinating look at the life and work of Alexandre de Rhodes, the seventeenth century Jesuit considered to be the founder of Vietnamese Christianity.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
An acclaimed writer takes up the challenge of teaching peace.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
The Irish-born Jesuit and pioneer of East-West dialogue tells his own fascinating story of spiritual adventure
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
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.
The inspiring story of an American nun who died defending the poor and God's creation.
Selections from the writings of one of the leading Jewish theologians and philosophers of the 20th century, edited by his daughter.
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
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.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
A theological assessment of Archbishop Romero of El Salvador, a modern saint and martyr.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
The powerful true story of two women: one who ministered to women in prostitution in Chicago and the friend who struggled to rise from its mean streets.
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.
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
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.
The fascinating story of Archbishop Raymond G. Hunthausen of Seattle provides an historic look at a critical turning point for the American Catholic church.
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.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
A guide to one of the most intriguing religious figures of the twentieth century.
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.
This collection of writings by the Lutheran pastor who defied the Nazis includes a substantial biographical introduction by Robert Coles.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
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.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
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.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
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