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Shows how traditional devotions and practices form a living revelation for Latino/a Catholics.
What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?
Shows how Asian images such as "guru," "Servant" and "avatar" can add depth to our understanding of Jesus.
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today.
A leading African American theologian offers a challenging look at the relationship of God, faith, society, and action.
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.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
The first of a two-volume history documenting the spread of Christianity to southern Asia, India, and China.
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 thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.
Introduces the biblical student to the history and meaning of the wisdom literature.
A scholarly and nuanced synthesis of the many strands of Christological thought.
Critiques pluralism and exclusivism offering instead a Trinitarian theology of religions.
How religions can play a significant role in reconciling peoples, communities, nations from South Africa to Bosnia, Korea to the Middle East.
The Jesuit writer who spent nearly fifty years in Japan here explores why Christian theology must dialogue with science and the religions of the East.
In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.
Contributors' key essays explore issues of inculturation from Orthodox, Protestant, and Catholic perspectives.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
How the revelations of Rene Girard relate to inter-religious and inter-cultural violence.
This hard-hitting work takes on the issues of sexual oppression, stereotypes, and silence, showing how the churches are failing to come to grips with teen pregnancy and AIDS.
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
Black Catholics speak out on issues of identity, spirituality, and faith.
The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
Shows how the wisdom sayings and proverbs of Africa offer a new way to look at and understand the Christian mysteries.
Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
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
Inspiring meditations from a leading Black Catholic writer combined with stunning original art from Kenya, offer a unique spiritual journey for this Lent or any time of the year.
Meeting for long, midnight conversations in Paris, two poets and prophetic peacemakers explore together the farthest farthest reaches of truth. East and West flow together in this remarkable book as Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh and Jesuit Daniel Berrigan discuss war and peace, Jesus and Buddha, life and death.
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
Drawn from more than twenty of his books, these are the essential writings of one of the most beloved and influential spiritual figures of our day.
This delightful meeting of East and West introduces the sayings of the desert fathers and mothers, simple peasants of the fourth and fifth centuries whose spiritual progress was marked by inner peace, self-control, poverty, patience, humility, and hospitality. Their insights into the human condition and our relationship with God remain as fresh to Christians today as they were all those centuries ago.
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
A revised edition of a classroom favorite.
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