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A provocative, international collection of essays that challenges current thinking on mission and the world Christian movement.
What mission means at the beginning of the 21st century from the experience of a Roman Catholic priest of the Irish Missionary Union.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
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.
Acclaimed as a classic examination of faith and culture this book illuminates the various meanings of "contextualization" in Christian mission and theology.
This classic by the renowned Jesuit offers a cogent and challenging exploration of the doctrine at the heart of Christian faith.
Highlights the lives, teachings and writings of a dozen leading spiritual figures including Henri Nouwen, Oscar Romero, Mother Teresa, Mohandas Gandhi, Thomas Merton, and Dorothy Day.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
From hundreds of interviews comes a collective portrait of Blessed Oscar Romero, the Salvadoran archbishop who took his place in history as a voice for the voiceless.
An innovative and much-needed model for moral leadership in these times, based on integrity, courage, and imagination.
Offers the first of Pope Francis' daily sermons at St Martha's Guest House where he has chosen to live since his election.
In this second volume Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
In this third volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
In this fourth volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
Words and images reflect the perennial appeal of Mary-source of compassion, gentle consoler, fierce protector, feminine face of the divine.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
Focuses on the lives and faith of Latino/Hispanic women.
Leading writers from many religious traditions describe how they were transformed through personal encounters with people and practices of other faiths.
A comprehensive summary of liberation theology in Latin America.
The Irish-born Jesuit and pioneer of East-West dialogue tells his own fascinating story of spiritual adventure
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.
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
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.
Contributors' key essays explore issues of inculturation from Orthodox, Protestant, and Catholic perspectives.
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American women.
Offers a crucial introduction to the issues and challenges of interfaith dialogue in a world of many religions.
Moving stories of at-risk children around the world and how to help them.
Reflections on faith and the meaning of discipleship in our time.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
The power of the positive emotions that nurture mind, body, and spirit.
An exploration of Hispanic theological anthropology that puts Hispanic theology in conversation with Catholic tradition.
This volume brings together the full text of Laudato Si' with reflections by Sean McDonagh, one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness.
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.
A chronicle of faith and action through a decade of protest, idealism, and change.
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.
The inspiring story of the founder of the Congregation of the Maryknoll Sisters of Saint Dominic, the first American-based mission congregation of women religious.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Discussions on interactions between faiths.
A new edition of a classic text, including insights into Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
An exploration of the nature of leadership and the relationship between ordained and other Christian ministries.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.
Now revised and updated in light of his beatification, this richly illustrated biography tells the courageous story of Blessed Oscar Romero.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
The perspective of the immigrant offers fresh eyes for reading the Bible, which in turns offers a new way of seeing the plight of the stranger and sojourner among us.
This volume traces his wide-reaching legacy in the Augustinian Order, among a diverse range of Protestant and Catholic reformers, and in modern currents in the church and spirituality.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
A study of the change of demographics and cultural focus of the Christianity from being centered in Europe and Southwest Asia to a global community.
A new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
Merton's prophetic testament on war and peace.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
An international team of scholars explicate the theology and practice of peacebuilding, past, present, and future.
In a time of fear and violence the beloved spiritual writer offers a three-fold path for Christians to embrace Jesus' ethic of peacemaking in our lives, communities, and world.
A brief biography and selected writings of Pedro Arrupe, the influential Jesuit.
Timely and courageous study of the power and relevance of this simple yet vital phrase.
Ten religious writers offer luminous glimpses into the thought and life of Beatrice Bruteau, Christian philosopher and mystic, including the text of an interview with her.
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
Through prayer we discover how God is present to us, guiding and encouraging us along the way.
Offers a way of seeing and being in the presence of an "everywhere God"--in all, through all, never absent, always near.
The classic guide to an ancient artform and spirituality.
A collection of essays that demonstrates that to be effective in the twenty-first century, mission must be prophetic as it encounters other cultures and religious traditions.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
A timely exploration of the life of Catholic women religious in America today—and tomorrow.
On the 30th Anniversary of the U.S. Bishops’ pastoral letter on the economy, leading ethicists and theologians discuss the role, impact, and importance of public theology across the globe.
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