Religion

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Earth Community, Earth Ethics, Ecology and Justice Series, Larry L. Rasmussen, 376, Softcover

Insights from religion, ethics, and science on the challenges to community and life itself.

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Embracing the Spirit, Womanist Perspectives on Hope, Salvation, and Transformation, Emilie M. Townes, 325, Softcover

Sequel to 'A Troubling in My Soul' in which African American women offer stimulating and thoughtful essays for all those concerned with the life and health of the Black churches today.

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Ethics and World Religions, Cross-Cultural Case Studies, Regina Wentzel Wolfe, Christine E. Gudorf, 432, Softcover
This unique undergraduate text offers case studies for a pluralistic world, exploring contemporary ethical issues from different religious perspectives
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The Faith of the People, Theological Reflections on Popular Catholicism, Orlando Espin, 225, Softcover

Shows how traditional devotions and practices form a living revelation for Latino/a Catholics.

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For the Healing of the Nations, The Book of Revelation in an Age of Cultural Conflict, Justo L. Gonzalez, 128, Softcover
A leading Hispanic theologian explores the cultural milieu that formed the Book of Revelation and relates it to church and society today.
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From the Heart of Our People, Latino/a Explorations in Catholic Systematic Theology, Orlando O. Espin, Miguel H. Diaz, 294, Softcover

What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?

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The Asian Jesus, Michael Amaladoss, Notes, bibliography, scripture index, index, 192, Softcover

Shows how Asian images such as "guru," "Servant" and "avatar" can add depth to our understanding of Jesus.

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Galilean Journey, The Mexican-American Promise, Virgilio P. Elizondo, 176, Softcover

New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".

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Go Preach!, Mark's Kingdom Message and the Black Church Today, Brian K. Blount, 240, Softcover

Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today. 

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God of the Oppressed, James H. Cone, 300, Softcover

A leading African American theologian offers a challenging look at the relationship of God, faith, society, and action.

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Guatemala: Never Again!, The Human Rights Report, Recovery of Historical Memory Project (REMHI), Human Rights Office, Archdiocese of Guatemala, Foreword by Thomas Quigley, 372, Softcover

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.

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Henri Nouwen, Writings Selected with an Introduction by, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Robert A. Jonas, 192, Softcover

Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.

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A History of Christianity in Asia, Volume 1: Beginnings to 1500, American Society of Missiology Series, Samuel Hugh Moffett, 560, Softcover

The first of a two-volume history documenting the spread of Christianity to southern Asia, India, and China.

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History of Vatican II Volume 2, Vol II: Formation of the Council's Identity, October 1962-September 1963, Giuseppe Alberigo, Joseph A. Komonchak, Sources, abbreviations, name and subject indices, notes, 624, hardcover

The second of five volumes focuses on the issues and developments at the beginning of the Second Vatican Council.

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History of Vatican II Volume 3, Vol III: A Mature Council, October 1963-September 1964, Giuseppe Alberigo, Joseph A. Komonchak, Name Index, Subject Index, 654, hardcover

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.

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The Holy Web, Church and the New Universe Story, , , Cletus Wessels, O.P., , , , , , 208, Softcover
A Dominican father and retreat leader offers an exploration of the startling oneness of God's universe and the body of Christ we call church.
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Introducing Black Theology of Liberation, Dwight N. Hopkins, 240, Softcover
Basic review which introduces African American theological concerns and contributions.
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Introducing Feminist Theology, A Liberation Perspective, Anne M. Clifford, 288, Softcover

This thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.

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Introduction to Old Testament Wisdom, A Spirituality for Liberation, Anthony R. Ceresko, O.S.F.S., 192, Softcover

Introduces the biblical student to the history and meaning of the wisdom literature.

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Jesus Symbol of God, Roger Haight, 520, Softcover

A scholarly and nuanced synthesis of the many strands of Christological thought.

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The Meeting of Religions and the Trinity, Faith Meets Faith Series, Gavin D'Costa, 192, Softcover

Critiques pluralism and exclusivism offering instead a Trinitarian theology of religions.

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The Ministry of Reconciliation, Spirituality and Strategies, Robert J. Schreiter, C.PP.S., 128, Softcover

How religions can play a significant role in reconciling peoples, communities, nations from South Africa to Bosnia, Korea to the Middle East.

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Mission in the New Testament, An Evangelical Approach, American Society of Missiology Series, William J. Larkin, Jr., Joel F. Williams, 276, Softcover
Faculty of Columbia Bible School discuss the Gospel imperative.
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The Missionary Movement in American Catholic History, American Society of Missiology Series, Angelyn Dries, O.S.F., 400, Softcover
A thorough study of both individuals and institutions and 200 years of evangelization in the American context.
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Mystical Theology, The Science of Love, William Johnston, S.J., 304, Softcover

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.

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Mysticism and Prophecy, The Dominican Tradition, , , Richard Woods, O.P., , , , , , 168, Softcover
An excellent introduction to Dominican spirituality, an ancient Christian tradition.
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The New Catholicity, Theology between the Global and the Local, Robert J. Schreiter, C.PP.S., 164, Softcover

In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.

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New Directions in Mission and Evangelization 3, Faith and Culture, James A. Scherer, Steven B. Bevans, 300, Softcover

Contributors' key essays explore issues of inculturation from Orthodox, Protestant, and Catholic perspectives.

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Oscar Romero, Reflections on His Life and Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Marie Dennis, Renny Golden, Scott Wright, 144, Softcover

Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.

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Peace Is the Way, Writings on Nonviolence from the Fellowship of Reconciliation, Walter Wink, 275, Softcover

Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.

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Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Writings Selected with an Introduction by, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Ursula King, 160, Softcover

Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.

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Revelation, the Religions and Violence, Leo D. Lefebure, 240, Softcover

How the revelations of Rene Girard relate to inter-religious and inter-cultural violence.

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Sexuality and the Black Church, A Womanist Perspective, Kelly Brown Douglas, 160, Softcover

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.

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Simone Weil, Writings Selected with an Introduction by, Eric O. Springsted, 144, Softcover

Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.

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Spirituality and History, Questions of Interpretation and Method, Philip Sheldrake, 256, Softcover
Discusses the historical relevancy of spiritual traditions and thought.
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Taking Down Our Harps, Black Catholics in the United States, Diana L. Hayes, Cyprian Davis, O.S.B., 300, Softcover

Black Catholics speak out on issues of identity, spirituality, and faith.

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Toward a Christian Theology of Religious Pluralism, Jacques Dupuis, S.J., 448, Softcover

The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.

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Towards an African Narrative Theology, Joseph Healey, M.M., Donald Sybertz, M.M., Notes, bibliography, index, 397, Softcover

Shows how the wisdom sayings and proverbs of Africa offer a new way to look at and understand the Christian mysteries.

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Unveiling Empire, Reading Revelation Then and Now, Wes Howard-Brook, Anthony Gwyther, 300, Softcover

Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.

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Vatican Council II, Xavier Rynne, 616, Softcover

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

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Were You There?, Stations of the Cross, Diana L. Hayes, Art by Charles Ndege, 112, Softcover

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.

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The Raft is Not the Shore, Conversations Toward a Buddhist-Christian Awareness, Thich Nhat Hanh, Daniel Berrigan, 160, Softcover

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.

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Thomas Merton, Writings Selected with an Introduction by Christine M. Bochen, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Thomas Merton, 144, Softcover

The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.

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Spiritual Questions for the Twenty-First Century, Essays in Honor of Joan D. Chittister, Mary Hembrow Snyder, 192, Softcover

Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?

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Thich Nhat Hanh, Essential Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Sister Annabel Laity, 172, Softcover

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.

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Desert Wisdom, Sayings from the Desert Fathers, Henri J.M. Nouwen, Yushi Nomura, 144, Softcover

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.

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Christ the Liberator, A View from the Victims, Jon Sobrino, 400, Softcover

One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.

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Living Well, Scriptural Reflections for Every Day, Joan Chittister, 160, Softcover
Joan Chittister begins each month with a personal story that relates to a passage from the Bible, and continues with a meditation for each day.
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The Bible on Culture, Belonging or Dissenting?, Lucien Legrand, 208, Softcover
An organized, systematic review of inculturation from a biblical point of view.
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Introduction to the Old Testament, A Liberative Perspective, Anthony Ceresko, Index, 408, Softcover

A revised edition of a classroom favorite.

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The Many Faces of Jesus Christ, Intercultural Christology, Volker Kuster, 250, Softcover
Shows how Asian, African, and Latin Americans perceive the Christ offering a challenging opportunity for ecumenical learning and a way of healing a fractured, suffering world.
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A Native American Theology, Clara Sue Kidwell, Homer Noley, George E. Tinker, 192, Softcover

The first book to articulate a comprehensive and systematic Christian theology through Native American eyes.

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Prophets, Words of Fire, Megan McKenna, 256, Softcover

Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.

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Women & Christianity: Volume 1, The First Thousand Years, Mary T. Malone, 280, Softcover

The first volume in the first work of its kind--a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and achievements of women in the church from Jesus' day to ours.

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Mission in the Third Millennium, Robert J. Schreiter, editor, 176, Softcover

Offers perceptive interpretations of the Christian agenda and experience in Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America.

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The Cross-Cultural Process in Christian History, Studies in the Transmission and Reception of Faith, Andrew F. Walls, 288, Softcover

No one who reads Walls' latest book will ever think the same again about World Christianity and the history of its cross-cultural transmission.

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Choosing Mercy, A Mother of Murder Victims Pleads to End the Death Penalty, Antoinette Bosco, Notes, bibliography, resources, 240, Softcover

The mother of a murder victim makes the case against capital punishment.

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Resurrection Song, African American Spirituality, Flora Bridges, 200, Softcover

A exploration of African American spirituality

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Altogether Gift, A Trinitarian Spirituality, Michael Downey, 128, Softcover

This poetic book on the Trinity offers reflections on the inter-personal dimensions of God and spells out the implications for spiritual life.

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Communion Ecclesiology, Vision and Versions, Dennis M. Doyle, 192, Softcover

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.

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Decolonizing Biblical Studies, A View from the Margins, Fernando F. Segovia, 180, Softcover

A study of the relationship between Biblical Studies and colonization, with ways to separate the two on both a conceptual level as well as a practical one.

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Eyes to See, Ears to Hear, An Introduction to Ignatian Spirituality, David Lonsdale, 208, Softcover

A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.

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Faithful Dissenters, Stories of Men and Women Who Loved and Changed the Church, Robert McClory, 180, Softcover
Faithful Dissenters tells the stories of people who took risky stands and sometimes paid heavily. Yet the benefits of their dissent have unquestionably enriched the church and all of us.
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Holy Trinity, Perfect Community, Leonardo Boff, 144, Softcover

The eminent Brazilian theology unpacks the mysteries of Trinitarian faith.

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I See Satan Fall Like Lightning, Rene Girard, 256, Softcover

How Christian revelation overcomes violence, mimesis, and scapegoating.

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If It Wasn't for the Women, Black Women's Experience and Womanist Culture in Church and Community, Cheryl Townsend Gilkes, 260, Softcover

One of the foremost womanist scholars of religion explores the complex interrelation of gender, race, and class that make up the spiritual experience of black women.

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Journeys on the Edges, The Celtic Tradition, , , Thomas O'Loughlin, , , , , , 144, Softcover

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.

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Matthew and the Margins, A Socio-Political and Religious Reading, Warren Carter, 500, Softcover

Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.

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Mission in Today's World, Donal Dorr, 308, Softcover

What mission means at the beginning of the 21st century from the experience of a Roman Catholic priest of the Irish Missionary Union.

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Mother Teresa, Essential Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Jean Maalouf, 144, Softcover

Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.

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Jesus Through Jewish Eyes, Rabbis and Scholars Engage an Ancient Brother in New Conversation, Beatrice Bruteau, 216, Softcover

Prominent rabbis and others look at the Jewish Jesus both personally and historically.

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Sacred Heart, Gateway to God, , , Wendy M. Wright, , , , , , 180, Softcover
Through history, poetry, art, and story, this passionate exploration of the mystery of God's love makes this ancient devotion new again.
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History of the World Christian Movement - Vol. I, Volume I: Earliest Christianity to 1453, Dale T. Irvin, Scott W. Sunquist, 600, Softcover

The first volume in a comprehensive history of the spread of Christianity including the non-Western world, from its beginnings to 1453. 

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Dynamics of Theology, Roger Haight, 312, Softcover
Haight provides the fundamental grounds for retrieval of traditional doctrine in new interpretations that bear upon our life in the world today.
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On Being Human, U.S. Hispanic and Rahnerian Perspectives, Miguel H. Diaz, 176, Softcover

An exploration of Hispanic theological anthropology that puts Hispanic theology in conversation with Catholic tradition.

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The Church Before Christianity, Wes Howard-Brook, 144, Softcover

An in-depth look at the origins of the Church and what modern Christians can learn from it today.

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Wisdom Ways, Introducing Feminist Biblical Interpretation, Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza, 240, Softcover

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.

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Acts, Gospel of the Spirit, Justo L. Gonzalez, 332, Softcover

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.

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Rufus Jones, Essential Writings, , Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Kerry Walters, , , , , , 160, Softcover

The essential writings of the American Quaker mystic, social activist, and Nobel Prize laureate.

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Lamentations and the Tears of the World, Kathleen M. O'Connor, 160, Softcover
Explores the book of Lamentations and its meaning for faith and ministry today.
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Confession, Doorway to Forgiveness, Jim Forest, 160, Softcover

From St. Augustine and St. Paul, to Dorothy Day, Thomas Merton, and Dostoevsky, Forest shows how the practice of confession draws us deeper into a loving relationship with God, the body of Christ, and our fellow sinners.

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The Road to Peace, Writings on Peace and Justice, , , Henri Nouwen, , , , , , 220, Softcover
Throughout his life Henri Nouwen stressed the connection between intimacy with Christ and solidarity with a wounded world.This book includes a previously unpublished manuscript on peacemaking as well as stories of Nouwen's participation in the March on Selma in 1965 and at the funeral of Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Standing in God's Holy Fire, The Byzantine Tradition, Traditions of Christian Spirituality, J. A. McGuckin, 144, Softcover

A fascinating exploration of the spiritual roots of Orthodox Christianity.

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Women & Christianity: Volume 2, From 1000 to the Reformation, Mary T. Malone, 280, Softcover

The second volume in a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and contributions of Christian women from the beginning of Christianity to the present.In this volume Mary Malone explores the fascinating period of the medieval world, from 1000 to 1500. She brings to life women who were mystics and doctors of the church together with those who suffered persecution for pushing boundaries that would one day become mainstream. From Hildegarde of Bingen to Catherine of Siena, from Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine to Marguerite Porete, she gives us history that inspires and values that endure.

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Introducing Christianity, Sally Bruyneel, Alan G. Padgett, 160, Softcover

An excellent introduction to Christianity for those with little or no formal understanding of Jesus, the Church, or the Christian life.

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Introducing Contemporary Theologies, The What and Who of Theology Today, Neil Ormerod, 218, Softcover

This introductory text offers a succinct yet thorough guide to a range of theologies for all students of religion.

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Anthony de Mello, Selected Writings, , Modern Spiritual Masters Series, William Dych, S.J., , , , , , 144, Softcover

Bringing together the wisdom of East and West, the Indian Jesuit Anthony de Mello used stories and parables to awaken his listeners to an awareness of God's presence in their midst. Since his death in 1987, countless readers have been challenged to encounter DeMello's message.

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Stamped with the Image of God, Cyprian Davis, Jamie Phelps, 176, Softcover

Key historic documents demonstrate the contributions of black Catholics in America.

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Bede Griffiths, Essential Writings Selected with an Introduction by, Modern Spiritual Masters Series, Thomas Matus, OSB CAM, 128, Softcover

This book, which draws on his autobiographical volumes and his many other works, presents the ideal entry to the cosmic and mystical vision of a great spiritual guide.

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History of Vatican II Volume 4, Church as Communion - Third Period and Intersession, September 1964-September 1965, Giuseppe Alberigo, Joseph A. Komonchak, Name Index, Theme Index, 692, hardcover

This fourth volume of the acclaimed series reconstructs the work of the Council during the third session, which was to produce two of the most significant texts of Vatican II: the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, and the Decree on Ecumenism.

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History of Vatican II Volume 5, The Council and the Transition: The Fourth Session and the End of the Council, 1965, Giuseppe Alberigo, General Editor, Joseph A. Komonchak, Name Index, Subject Index, 650, Hardcover

The final volume of the definitive history of the Second Vatican Council.

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$28.00
Changing Frontiers of Mission, American Society of Missiology Series, Wilbert R. Shenk, notes, bibliography, index, 250, Softcover

Explores the history and future of Christian mission.

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Water Buffalo Theology, Kosuke Koyama, 196, Softcover
A Japanese Christian explores the Gospel from an Asian perspective.
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Love in a Fearful Land, A Guatemalan Story, Henri Nouwen, Photographs by Peter Weiskel, 128, Softcover

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.

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Martin Luther King, The Inconvenient Hero, Vincent Harding, 172, Softcover

More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.

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'You Will Be My Witnesses', Saints, Prophets, and Martyrs, John Dear, Full-color icons by William Hart McNichols, 160, Softcover

A stunning book that reveals the saints as living meditations on peace, beauty, and goodness.

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