History

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Women & Christianity: Volume 2, From 1000 to the Reformation, Mary T. Malone, 280, Softcover

The second volume in a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and contributions of Christian women from the beginning of Christianity to the present.In this volume Mary Malone explores the fascinating period of the medieval world, from 1000 to 1500. She brings to life women who were mystics and doctors of the church together with those who suffered persecution for pushing boundaries that would one day become mainstream. From Hildegarde of Bingen to Catherine of Siena, from Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine to Marguerite Porete, she gives us history that inspires and values that endure.

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Witnesses to the Kingdom, The Martyrs of El Salvador and the Crucified Peoples, Jon Sobrino, 192, Softcover

A prophetic theologian invokes the memory and the challenge of the martyrs of El Salvador.

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Gospel Bearers, Gender Barriers, Missionary Women in the Twentieth Century, American Society of Missiology Series, Dana L. Robert, 256, Softcover
A fascinating look at the lives of women who bore the heat of day in Christian mission, but who were often forgotten by history--until now.
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American Nonviolence, The History of an Idea, Ira Chernus, 248, Softcover

From the Anabaptists to Thich Nhat Hanh, the evolution of a powerful American idea.

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Signs of Peace, The Interfaith Letters of Thomas Merton, William Apel, 224, Softcover

Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.

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Women In Mission, From the New Testament to Today, American Society of Missiology Series, Susan E. Smith, 224, Softcover

The first full-length study of women's changing roles in Christian mission.

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JFK and the Unspeakable, Why He Died and Why It Matters, James W. Douglass, 544, Hardcover

A fascinating and disturbing work that presents a compelling account of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and why unmasking this truth remains crucial for the future of our country and the world. 

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Hearts on Fire, The Story of the Maryknoll Sisters, Penny Lernoux, 350, Softcover

Hearts on Fire shows how—in their process of growth and conversion—the Maryknoll Sisters have made an indelible mark on the church and the world.

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Martyrs of Hope, Seven U.S. Missioners in Central America, Donna Whitson Brett, Edward T. Brett, Index, 336, softcover
The inspiring sto­ry of seven U.S. missioners who paid the ultimate price for the poor of Central America.
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Love Prevails, One Couple’s Story of Faith and Survival in the Rwandan Genocide , Jean Bosco Rutagengwa, Foreword by Daniel G. Groody, csc, 208, softcover
A harrowing story of survival in the midst of evil and the subsequent struggle to find healing and reconciliation.
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A Vision Betrayed, The Jesuits in China and Japan, 1542-1742, Andrew Ross, 200, Softcover

A richly detailed account of the first attempt by western European Christian missionaries to realize the universality of Christianity.

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Peter Maurin, Apostle to the World, Dorothy Day, with Francis J. Sicius, 192, Softcover
Published for the first time, Dorothy Day's account of her mentor and co-founder of the Catholic Worker.
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Faith in the Face of Empire, The Bible through Palestinian Eyes, Mitri Raheb, 168, softcover

Through Palestinian eyes, a challenging view of how the reality of empire shapes the context of the biblical story and the ongoing experience of Middle East conflict.

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In the Parish of the Poor, Writings from Haiti, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, 150, Softcover

The former president of Haiti's writings and sermons on the harsh reality and stubborn hope of the people of Haiti.

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Gandhi and the Unspeakable, His Final Experiment with Truth, James W. Douglass, 176, Softcover
2013 Catholic Press Association Book Award: Catholic Social Teaching (2nd Place) "Elegant . . . More than a fresh look at historical circumstances, its...
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Redeeming the Past, My Journey from Freedom Fighter to Healer, Michael Lapsley, with Stephen Karakashian, Foreword by Desmond Tutu, b/w photos, index, 272, Softcover

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.

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Birth of a Movement, Black Lives Matter and the Catholic Church, Olga M. Segura , Foreword by Tia Noelle Pratt, 176, softcover

This examination of the history of BLM and the Catholic church's involvement in slavery, presents a radical call to dignity and equality for all people. 

 

In relating the story of the Black Lives Matter movement through a Christian lens, readers—Catholic and others—will gain insights and a deeper understanding of the movement and why it can help the church, and the country, move closer to racial equality
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The Cross and the Lynching Tree, James H. Cone, 220, Softcover

Now in paperback, a landmark in the conversation about race and religion in America.

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Martyr of the Amazon, The Life of Sister Dorothy Stang, Roseanne Murphy, 192, Softcover

The inspiring story of an American nun who died defending the poor and God's creation.

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Keeping Hope Alive, Sermons and Speeches of Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. , Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., Edited by Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Index, 256, hardcover with dust jacket

Here, for the first time in print: a powerful selection of sermons and speeches by one of America’s most unforgettable orators and champions of human rights.

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Martin Luther King, The Inconvenient Hero, Vincent Harding, 172, Softcover

More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.

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Let Justice Be Done, Writings from American Abolitionists, 1688-1865, Kerry Walters, 208, softcover

A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.

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