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What mission means at the beginning of the 21st century from the experience of a Roman Catholic priest of the Irish Missionary Union.
This leading feminist theologian offers an exciting introduction to a most creative field of biblical interpretation which the author says is best understood as the search for Divine Wisdom. She offers a review of the art that is not merely informative, but liberating. Challenging mainstream hermeneutic strategies she empowers us to think critically and enter creatively into a life-transforming journey.
Explores the history and future of Christian mission.
The classic guide to an ancient artform and spirituality.
Probes Christian wisdom and contemporary thought to help us "give an accounting for the hope" that is within us (1 Peter 3:15).
An engaging meditation on how the fullness of being a Christian entails an embrace of creation.
Profound and practical insights on cross-cultural ministry and mission, at home and abroad.
Presents the construction of ?local theologies? as an enterprise that?s not just for specialists. This exciting and practical book promises to become a standard in courses on theological method and foundations of ministry.
The final volume in a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and contributions of Christian women from the beginnings of Christianity to now.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
A call to theologians to recognize the dangers of white privilege, and to act to dismantle it.
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
An overview of Latina/o spiritualities today and the challenges that ethnic and spiritual diversity brings to Christian theology and ministry.
What it means to share the Gospel in light of postmodern questions.
Original essays present and interpret worldviews of major religious and philosophical traditions on how humans can live more sustainably on a fragile planet.
In this 20th anniversary edition of a classic, James H. Cone cuts through superficial assessments of King and Malcolm as polar opposites to reveal two men whose visions were complementary and moving toward convergence.
One of the world’s most creative theologians offers wide-ranging reflections on the role of the Holy Spirit in the birth of the cosmos, in the life of the church, and in the hopes and struggles of the poor.
A surprising dialogue between two important contemporary Catholic thinkers: one a liberation theology, the other the head of the Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
Examines the Latin American theology that has shaped the social and ecclesial vision of Pope Francis.
The history of a church that has changed, can change, and will change with the grace of God's Spirit always guiding it, inspiring it, keeping it.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
A profound exploration of the contemporary human condition.
A fascinating behind-the-scenes account of history in the making.
A timely book that explores the culture of the Catholic Church and how it must change to end sex abuse.
The late Archbishop's powerful words on behalf of his Salvadoran people, including Romero's final homily delivered just before his assassination.
A chronicle of faith and action through a decade of protest, idealism, and change.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Discussions on interactions between faiths.
Revised and updated edition of the much-discussed text on the issues of Christian mission, wealth and poverty, in a rapidly changing church and world.
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 moving and inspiring memoir of a Nicaraguan Jesuit priest who consistently followed his faith and conscience to serve the poor.
A Cuban theologian finds common threads in culture and faith.
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