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By the doyen of Vatican II studies, this book illuminates the key events and meaning of the most important religious event of the twentieth century.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
Through the lens of Christology, a new approach to the theology of religions.
A unique treatment of the theology of Pope Francis and the implications of his "church of the poor" for Catholic orthodoxy.
How the practice of Catholicism can transform culture and foster a world of justice and joy, peace and prosperity, liberty and love.
On the 25th Anniversary of his death, reflection on the legacy of a Jesuit theologian and martyr.
One of the most creative American theologians of the past fifty years, Harvey Cox is best known as the author of The Secular City, among the true classics in religious studies.
The first of a two-volume history documenting the spread of Christianity to southern Asia, India, and China.
This second volume of Professor Moffett's acclaimed History of Christianity in Asia illustrates the advance of the modern missionary movement in the continent of its birth.
Shows us how to read the “living gospel” of every day holiness exemplified in the lives of saints and spiritual masters.
A wonderful collection of inspirational ideas from great spiritual writers to enrich you every day of every year!
Prayers gathered from around the world by the Maryknoll family of Fathers, Brothers, Sisters, lay missioners, and supporters.
Inspiring meditations from a modern monk, living in the "desert" of the inner city.
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
The first book to articulate a comprehensive and systematic Christian theology through Native American eyes.
An exploration of the Bible and God’s plan for humankind and the universe through the lens of our evolving role in co-creation with Jesus.
A Palestinian Christian Arab, citizen of Israel, provides a sharp analysis of the conflict, centered on the land and its meaning for all the region's inhabitants.
The Palestinian Christian author of Justice and Only Justice explores the historical and biblical roots of this conflict, and provides principles for its resolution.
The modern icons of Robert Lentz and the reflections of Joan Chittister give us the lives of over two dozen saints, prophets, and witnesses who speak to the spiritual questions of our time.
An African perspective on Pope Francis’s understanding of what the church should be, called to mission in a wounded world.
Presents David Bosch's classic Transforming Mission--with over 50,000 copies in print and translations in eight languages--in an accessible format for beginning students and lay reading groups.
How do the needs of the world guide our choices about what to do with our lives?
For anyone engaged in or preparing for Christian service, here is an essential guide for deeper reflection.
The fascinating story of Archbishop Raymond G. Hunthausen of Seattle provides an historic look at a critical turning point for the American Catholic church.
A leading Korean theologian offers a way past Christianity’s theological impasses.
The single most lucid, direct, and powerful statement of the heart of liberation theology.
An incisive look at postcolonial theology and ethics in the Philippines, including the struggles of Indigenous peoples.
Fresh views from womanist theologians on theodicy.
A richly detailed account of the first attempt by western European Christian missionaries to realize the universality of Christianity.
The biography of a tireless American Catholic mission promoter and Maryknoll legend offers a fascinating window on the Catholic missionary movement in the twentieth century.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
Selections from the writings of one of the leading Jewish theologians and philosophers of the 20th century, edited by his daughter.
The author of "A Sacred Voice is Calling" explores the lifelong process of human becoming through the biblical call to justice, love, and humility.
A commentary ideally suited both to illuminating the book of Acts and to attuning readers to the on-going acts of the Spirit in our own time.
Nouwen's final gift, now in softcover.
"Wisdom is the principal thing. Therefore get wisdom, and with all thy getting, get understanding."--Proverbs 4:7
The first comprehensive exploration of the traditional moral and ethical imperatives of African religion, treating it as an equal among the religions of the world.
One thing is clear: A post-patriarchal age, even if only as an ideal to be approximated, is worthy of commitment by men as well as by women.
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.
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.
A treasury of inspired readings from cherished writers to enrich you every day of the Lenten season through Easter Week—and beyond.
This poetic book on the Trinity offers reflections on the inter-personal dimensions of God and spells out the implications for spiritual life.
Two activist scholars offer scriptural foundations for the cause of restorative justice.
Profiles individuals who illustrate the challenge of peacemaking, reconciliation, and restorative justice.
Demonstrates how amer-eurocentric understandings of Jesus and God clash with American Indian worldviews, and how American Indian Christians define themselves and their faith today.
From the Anabaptists to Thich Nhat Hanh, the evolution of a powerful American idea.
Drawing on classic liberation theology offers a compelling argument for a paradigm shift in our response to the interrelated crises of poverty and the environment
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
The best-selling author of Quantum Theology addresses all Christians, especially theologians, to see how humanity's "deep past can empower us to embrace the profound changes that face us today."
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
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.
Revised to include new essays as well as reflections on the recent beatification of Oscar Romero.
Joining the wisdom of East and West, a modern spiritual master proposes a new Christian mysticism for the third millennium, one that will help humanity to transcend violence and heal the earth.
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
"The opposite of authentic hope isn't despair. It is inauthentic hope. Inauthentic hope is optimism disconnected from reality. . ."
A basic textbook in religious ethics for today's Catholic studients and young adults.
A spiritual gem, focusing on the ways the practices of Zen and Christianity can enrich each other.
Biblical tales and themes interwoven with traditional wisdom of an African woman.
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.
An essentital work that clarifies who we are in God and what we are to each other and what our purpose in life is.
Peter Phan reflects on how people can be genuinely religious if they live "interreligiously."
The amazing stories that Jesus told about the kingdom of heaven re-presented with spiritual truths that are as eye-opening now as they were then.
An African Christian surveys global megatrends to argue that immigrant groups are having a decisive impact on Christianity far different than those in the West expect.
Where do we find hope in the hard work of human development?
A canonist and lawyer explores religious life today, its changes, challenges, and the emerging currents among the smaller cohorts of younger religious in mainstream communities.
J. Severino Croatto addresses the problem of how to read the Bible in order to bring its most profound and timeless meaning to life.
A revised edition of a landmark in contemporary biblical criticism, "Quite simply, the most important commentary of a bok of Scripture since Barth's 'Romans'."--Walter Wink, The Christian Century
How one middle-class parish made an option for the poor and rediscovered the Gospel.
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