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Demonstrates how amer-eurocentric understandings of Jesus and God clash with American Indian worldviews, and how American Indian Christians define themselves and their faith today.
A foundational text on the practical implications of applied Catholic ethics.
One of the most original scholars of world religions explores the relationship of humanity and divinity.
Shares new ways to think of God using Buddhist teachings.
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.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
How Christian revelation overcomes violence, mimesis, and scapegoating.
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
Offers a construction of communion ecclesiology as a broad and inclusive category, examining the approaches of Johann Adam Mahler, Charles Journet, Henri de Lubac, Yves Congar, Karl Rahner, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Elizabeth Johnson, Joseph Ratzinger, other.
This landmark work provides a compelling vision of two religions--one of "creation" and the other of "empire"--running throughout the Hebrew and Christian scriptures and the profound implications this holds for believers today.
A basic textbook in religious ethics for today's Catholic studients and young adults.
A new way of looking at evolution-- one that opens our eyes to the unfolding love of God.
Back in print, Dorothy Day's original account of her conversion.
A commentary ideally suited both to illuminating the book of Acts and to attuning readers to the on-going acts of the Spirit in our own time.
J. Severino Croatto addresses the problem of how to read the Bible in order to bring its most profound and timeless meaning to life.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
Prominent rabbis and others look at the Jewish Jesus both personally and historically.
Original essays present and interpret worldviews of major religious and philosophical traditions on how humans can live more sustainably on a fragile planet.
Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.
The first full-length study of women's changing roles in Christian mission.
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
Theological ethicists confront key questions and issues from around the globe to provide a "state of the art" volume in twenty-first century moral theology.
The second volume in the most comprehensive history of global Christianity.
From the Anabaptists to Thich Nhat Hanh, the evolution of a powerful American idea.
A new edition of a spiritual classic: A Jesuit priest finds fresh meaning in biblical teachings through the experience of Zen Buddhism.
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.
A journey through the Bible with Sister Wendy, accompanied by some of the greatest artists of all time.
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.
The first original collection of essays on Catholic Biblical Ethics ever done in English.
Provide textual and historical evidence in the New and Old Testaments as the bases for Christian mission that is not only "Western" but universal.
Through prayer we discover how God is present to us, guiding and encouraging us along the way.
Personal letters by Blessed Oscar Romero reveal the heart and faith of one of the outstanding Christian witnesses of our time.
A missioner's memoir of teaching American literature in China during the time of the Tianamen Square uprising.
This thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.
Named by Christianity Today as one of the Top 100 Most Significant Books of the Twentieth Century.
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.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
Offers a concise and original overview of the field of missiology for the 21st century.
Draws on the best contemporary and classical understandings of the Kingdom of God as the key to the church's self-understanding and mission.
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