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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History of Vatican II Volume 4, Church as Communion - Third Period and Intersession, September 1964-September 1965, Giuseppe Alberigo, Joseph A. Komonchak, Name Index, Theme Index, 692, hardcover

This fourth volume of the acclaimed series reconstructs the work of the Council during the third session, which was to produce two of the most significant texts of Vatican II: the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, and the Decree on Ecumenism.

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History of Vatican II Volume 5, The Council and the Transition: The Fourth Session and the End of the Council, 1965, Giuseppe Alberigo, General Editor, Joseph A. Komonchak, Name Index, Subject Index, 650, Hardcover

The final volume of the definitive history of the Second Vatican Council.

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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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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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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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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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Readings in World Christian History, Volume 1: Earliest Christianity to 1453, John Coakley, Andrea Sterk, 416, Softcover

This companion to History of the World Christian Movement explores how varied and multi-cultural Christian origins and history really are.

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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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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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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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A Life Poured Out, Pierre Claverie of Algeria, Jean-Jacques Perennes, 300, Softcover
The life, work, and martyrdom of an Algerian bishop who worked tirelessly to bring peace to his native land.
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