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A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
Henri Nouwen's journey to a Mayan town in Guatemala where he hoped to learn more about the life and faith of Fr. Stanley Rother.
A profound exploration of the contemporary human condition.
Dorothy Day's frank and compelling account of 30 years at the Catholic Worker in New York City.
Her cause for sainthood is now underway.
Leading ethicists from around the globe explore the ethical and moral challenges surrounding immigration, globalization, and the refugee crises.
This absorbing biography, lavishly illustrated, captures as no other book does the life, writings, and vision of one of the 20th century's greatest spiritual figures A pictorial biography hailed by the International Merton Society as the ideal introduction. "If you have to read one book about Thomas Merton this is the one to read." - Paul Wilkes
A Maryknoll missioner in the Philippines synthesizes theological argument and spiritual insight to share the light of Jesus.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
A practical guide to one of the most urgent issues of our time.
In this bracing lamentation, Margaret Swedish outlines the interrelated forces that could well undermine the fabric of life as we know it, and offers a vision for people of faith to build a world in spite of it.
Leading scholars focus on liturgy and its relation to ecclesial structures, the church and the world, and God and God's power.
A popular teacher of Scripture inspires us to not only appreciate God's Word but to live it and know the peace and joy that comes from it.
Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Chinese scholars introduce their faiths' interpretations of death and the afterlife.
Examines the Old Testament story to demonstrate the significant role the underrepresented and oppressed can play in reconciliation: personal, social, and global.
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Offers a thoughtful selection of Gandhi's writings on Christianity and Christians.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
A succinct overview of Latin American theology at the crossroads.
Ideal for study or reference, this volume collects classic essays from the past century on the most pressing questions in mission studies.
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.
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
A true intellectual feast and a step forward for the discipline of Christian ethics.
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
Prominent international ethicists offer scholars and students a wide range of perspectives on issues of ethics, environment, and justice.
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality. Brilliantly re-examining the original sources, he argues that there is one over-arching theme giving them a unity--the idea of being "on the edge", both culturally and geographically.
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated overview of the Christian contemplative tradition from the time of Jesus up to the present day.
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
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