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A timely revision of a classic text for undergraduates introducing them to the basics of religious studies.
In and era of tension and division this volume offers a compelling case for a Christian response to anti-Muslim attitudes and extremism.
A missional reading of the Old Testament aimed at showing how Israel became a "missionary people" by opening its Covenant with Yahweh to the nations.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.
Can followers of Buddha and Jesus really communicate with each other in a way that influences the others’ spirituality?
Explores the impact of Africa on the understanding of Christianity and Christianity's impact on African identity.
Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.
This imaginative reading of the beloved parable of the Prodigal Son bears implications for a church that enters compassionately into the world of those on the margins.
A new edition of Albert Nolan's perennial best-seller that introduces Jesus before he was enshrined in dogma, doctrine, and ritual.
The Brazilian theologian offers an interpretation of the life and message of Jesus and the tenets of christology.
A new theology of peace that renders the just war theory near mute by making Jesus and his teachings the cornerstone of both theory and practice.
Leaders from five religions explore what Jesus means to them in their faith traditions and their personal religious experiences.
A scholarly and nuanced synthesis of the many strands of Christological thought.
Refections on the message and mission of Jesus from one of Latin America's leadign liberation theologians.
Prominent rabbis and others look at the Jewish Jesus both personally and historically.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
A biblically grounded presentation of the value of migrants, immigrants, and refugees to each and all of us.
The beloved spiritual writer is our guide in this unique retelling of the Gospels, beautifully illustrated with drawings of Rembrandt.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
A fascinating and disturbing work that presents a compelling account of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and why unmasking this truth remains crucial for the future of our country and the world.
This volume captures and distills Chittister's message--including reflections on her own journey, why she remains in the church, and what sustains her faith.
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
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
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated overview of the Christian contemplative tradition from the time of Jesus up to the present 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.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
Prominent international ethicists offer scholars and students a wide range of perspectives on issues of ethics, environment, and justice.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
A true intellectual feast and a step forward for the discipline of Christian ethics.
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
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.
Ideal for study or reference, this volume collects classic essays from the past century on the most pressing questions in mission studies.
A succinct overview of Latin American theology at the crossroads.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
Offers a thoughtful selection of Gandhi's writings on Christianity and Christians.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
Examines the Old Testament story to demonstrate the significant role the underrepresented and oppressed can play in reconciliation: personal, social, and global.
Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Chinese scholars introduce their faiths' interpretations of death and the afterlife.
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.
Leading scholars focus on liturgy and its relation to ecclesial structures, the church and the world, and God and God's power.
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.
A practical guide to one of the most urgent issues of our time.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
A Maryknoll missioner in the Philippines synthesizes theological argument and spiritual insight to share the light of Jesus.
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
Leading ethicists from around the globe explore the ethical and moral challenges surrounding immigration, globalization, and the refugee crises.
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.
A profound exploration of the contemporary human condition.
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 noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
The first book in the series "Catholicity in an Evolving Universe" unveils a new paradigm for being Catholic, a conscious awareness of how everything in the universe forms a whole.
Provides and original history and analysis of Asian Christian theologies, past and present, with a critical eye toward those expressions foreign to the Asian experience and context.
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.
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
The inspiring story of an American nun who died defending the poor and God's creation.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.
How worship and liturgy can surprise and lead us to the divine depths of creation.
Offers a fresh perspective on mestizaje--the distincitve biological and cultural intermixture that occurred in the "New World."
Through his writings and his popular broadcasts, Metropolitan Anthony spoke of prayer and the search for the living God in language that went right to the heart of people, echoing their own deepest longings. The writings selected here--on faith, prayer, creation, and the church--reflect both the essence of Orthodox spirituality and his own experience of the struggle to live Christianity on a daily basis.
Profound and practical insights on cross-cultural ministry and mission, at home and abroad.
The most up-to-date, thorough, and critical account of American Pentecostalism's contributions to the world's fastest growing religious movement.
In words and pictures, a beautiful celebration of the ideas that motivate Maryknoll missioners to serve the poor around the world.
A fascinating look at the life and work of Alexandre de Rhodes, the seventeenth century Jesuit considered to be the founder of Vietnamese Christianity.
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