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A short guide to the Christian life by one of the world's most popular spiritual writers.
Full-color 10-1/2 X 13 poster of modern icon by Robert Lentz, with reflection by the artist.
Crossing many religions, traditions and philosophies the Golden Rule is truly "multicultural," revealing a profound unity in the diversity of human experience. Features 13 "Golden Rules" from major world religions and philosophies.
The inspiring testament of Maryknoll missioner Bob McCahill, and his work among the Muslim poor of Bangladesh.
Provide textual and historical evidence in the New and Old Testaments as the bases for Christian mission that is not only "Western" but universal.
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 Maryknoll missioner in the Philippines synthesizes theological argument and spiritual insight to share the light of Jesus.
A Cuban theologian finds common threads in culture and faith.
Approaches Christian encounters with other faiths through real-life situations.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
Key theologians provide new ways to surmount barriers of distrust and fear among the adherents of the worlds major religions.
Explores Christian identity from a modern African perspective.
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
This companion to Transforming Mission gathers in one volume key texts from history.
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
The well-known Peruvian theologian reviews the Bible from the standpoint of the struggling poor offering new and challenging insights on its meaning today.
Lessons taught and learned by the beloved spiritual writer, Henri Nouwen, while living among missioners and the poor they serve in Latin America.
Offers a new translation of the original story of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and reflects on its meaning for the faithful and the church today.
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.
This charming "autobiography" of Francis of Assisi sheds new light on the beloved saint and his message for us today.
The former president of Haiti's writings and sermons on the harsh reality and stubborn hope of the people of Haiti.
Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.
Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.
The Brazilian theologian offers an interpretation of the life and message of Jesus and the tenets of christology.
Refections on the message and mission of Jesus from one of Latin America's leadign liberation theologians.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
Dialogues between a Catholic priest and a traditional African diviner bring the challenges of mission work to light.
The collected lectures and articles of the noted missionary and historian Andrew Walls.
This classic by the renowned Jesuit offers a cogent and challenging exploration of the doctrine at the heart of Christian faith.
Focuses on the lives and faith of Latino/Hispanic women.
The well-known Franciscan spiritual director explores our daily calls to faith, hope, and charity.
Gathers together for the first time in book form crucial texts from church bodies, including Catholic encyclicals, Evangelical statements, and declarations of the World Council of Churches.
This new collection of articles from Catholic and Protestant authors focus on mission and liberation, interfaith dialogue, and Christianity's role in the world.
Offers a crucial introduction to the issues and challenges of interfaith dialogue in a world of many religions.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
The "father of Latin American liberation theology" offers a profound reading of the Book of Job.
Essays reveals dimensions of Tracy's thought on Catholicism, pluralism, mission, other topics.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
The Latin American Jesuit's essays on the challenge the poor and oppressed make to Christian faith.
Offers a way of reading the sacred hymns and prayers as poetry, and as catalyst to community action.
Explores the spiritual and political paradoxes that inform the Christian's vocation to peacemaking.
The well-known biblical storyteller turns to the significance of the sacraments and the way they draw Christians together to pray and act as Jesus taught.
A discussion of pluralist theology in terms of human salvation.
Recounts the lives and sacrifices of Maryknoll sisters Ita Ford and Maura Clark, killed by Salvadoran soldiers, and Carla Piette, drowned while working with the poor that she loved.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Locates resources for Black theology from the slave narratives to the novels of Toni Morrison.
Essays by the Salvadoran Jesuit show how to imbue praxis with spirituality.
Reveals the liberative themes of both sacred and secular songs of the African American community.
A Korean theologian offers new views of christology, mariology, and more.
Textbook adapted from 'Mysterium Liberationis' highlights core themes of the theology of liberation through the writings of key theologians.
Scholarly and stimulating look at the importance of the Bible for Blacks and of Blacks in the Bible. "Lucidly written with profound messages . . ."--Black Issues in Higher Education
Fresh views from womanist theologians on theodicy.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
An exploration of christological doctrine with a focus on liberationism, feminism and religious pluralism.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Discussions on interactions between faiths.
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
A discussion of Christian theology and practice in relation to Mahayana Buddhist philosophy.
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.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
This telling meditation on the blessings from the Sermon on the mount shows how we might 'ascend' the Beatitudes to the fullness of Jesus' message.
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
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.
Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Chinese scholars introduce their faiths' interpretations of death and the afterlife.
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.
"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.
Reviews three basic models of theology in Western Christianity: moral, mystical, pastoral.
Links the spirit of liberation theology and the urgent challenge of environmental crisis.
Essays by the well-known liberation theologian on the church, Catholic social teaching, and evangelization.
This collection of writings by the Lutheran pastor who defied the Nazis includes a substantial biographical introduction by Robert Coles.
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