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The second volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete, authoritative collection of the work of the renowned scholar of religion.
Part 1 of the third volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete authoritative collection of the renowned scholar of world religion.
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
Suggests that the multi-millennial Indic cultures impose on India the burden and responsibility of following her own dharma, for herself and for the whole world.
First of five volumes employing dozens of scholars from around the world to provide the definitive history of the most important event in Catholic history in the 20th century.
The second of five volumes focuses on the issues and developments at the beginning of the Second Vatican Council.
This third volume of five focuses on the second session to show the Council became one of the major events in 20th century Church history.
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.
The final volume of the definitive history of the Second Vatican Council.
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
Part 2 of the third volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete authoritative collection of the renowned scholar of world religion.
A comprehensive summary of liberation theology in Latin America.
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.
Asks whether Christians are fulfilling the stewardship commandment of Genesis to care for God's household.
The first of a two-volume history documenting the spread of Christianity to southern Asia, India, and China.
A comprehensive summary of the rewards and challenges of doing mission as Maryknoll begins its second hundred years in a greatly changed world.
Contributions by leading scholars from around the world on “global Christianity,” the expression of faith emerging from the massive demographic movements of Christians that have serious implications for understanding Christian faith in the 21st century.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
An indispensable guide to the life and thought of one of the spiritual giants of the twentieth century.
A team of eminent scholars offers new insights into Roman Catholic theology's grappling with religious pluralism.
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.
An African perspective on Pope Francis’s understanding of what the church should be, called to mission in a wounded world.
Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.
Peter Phan reflects on how people can be genuinely religious if they live "interreligiously."
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.
Seminal essays by a modern Jesuit martyr challenge us to rethink God-talk and how the gospel should be lived.
An essential collection of primary documents, from Pope Leo XIII's encyclical Rerum Novarum (1891) through Vatican II and Pope Francis's encyclical Laudato Si' (2015).
A classroom resource that addresses the missiological issues of the twenty-first century.
A scholarly and nuanced synthesis of the many strands of Christological thought.
The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
African theologians respond to the challenges facing the Catholic Church in Africa in the Third Millennium.
The second volume in the most comprehensive history of global Christianity.
Examines the relationship between Christianity and politics from the teachings of the Old and New Testaments through the patristic and medieval eras and the age of reform, to the age of revolution and throughout the twentieth century into the third millennium.
An African Christian on evangelizing the West.
A leading Korean theologian offers a way past Christianity’s theological impasses.
Renowned scholars examine social, political, and cultural transformations of the past half century in theological context.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
A renowned scholar of interfaith relations focuses on Catholic engagement with other religious traditions in the United States, and the significance of this experience of religious pluralism for Christian theology.
Approaches christology as formed through the eyes of the disciples of Jesus.
"A great strength of this collection of essays lies in the willingness of the authors to tackle the thorny ecclesiological problem of exclusion from multiple perspectives, often shedding fresh light on a longstanding ecclesial issue." —Richard R. Gaillardetz, from the Foreword
A selection of 33 essays by the 20th century spiritual master that provides a broad cross section of Merton's work as an essayist, collection pieces that reflect characteristic examples of his astonishing output and the fantastic breadth of his interests.
Leading scholars focus on liturgy and its relation to ecclesial structures, the church and the world, and God and God's power.
The Brazilian theologian offers an interpretation of the life and message of Jesus and the tenets of christology.
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
This unique reference work offers 150 entries by more than 100 international scholars of religion and theology.
Ideal for study or reference, this volume collects classic essays from the past century on the most pressing questions in mission studies.
A collection of essays that demonstrates that to be effective in the twenty-first century, mission must be prophetic as it encounters other cultures and religious traditions.
Named by Christianity Today as one of the Top 100 Most Significant Books of the Twentieth Century.
A timely revision of a classic text for undergraduates introducing them to the basics of religious studies.
One of the world’s most important philosophers of religion reveals the unity of cosmic Mystery in this distillation of the wisdom of East and West, North and South.
This ecumenical collection of essays presents a rare opportunity to read and reflect on the work of some of the most prominent voices in contemporary theology.
Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council, sixty scholars, clergy, and religious from all over Africa offer a new model and process for doing theology in the 21st century.
Agbonkhianmeghe E. Orobator, SJ is a Jesuit priest who lives and works in Nairobi, Kenya. He is the author of Theology Brewed in an African Pot (Orbis 2008) and editor of Religion and Faith in Africa: Confessions of an Animist (Orbis 2018, Boston College Duffy Lecture Series).
Shows how religious pluralism carries the promise of being the theology of the future.
Provide textual and historical evidence in the New and Old Testaments as the bases for Christian mission that is not only "Western" but universal.
Explores Christian identity from a modern African perspective.
This companion to Transforming Mission gathers in one volume key texts from history.
Refections on the message and mission of Jesus from one of Latin America's leadign liberation theologians.
The English translation of the Guatemalan Catholic church's human rights report on thirty years of devastating violence in Guatemala offers a testament to those who suffered and died there and to those who still struggle for justice and peace there.
The first volume in a comprehensive history of the spread of Christianity including the non-Western world, from its beginnings to 1453.
A landmark in the evolving understanding of Christianity?s relation to other religious ways.
A commentary on the Acts of the Apostles and the biblical text as they apply to the challenges of mission and ministry in today's multicultural context.
Helps members of every denomination understand how they fit into the mosaic of the many churches' witness to the Gospel.
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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