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A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
Hearts on Fire shows how—in their process of growth and conversion—the Maryknoll Sisters have made an indelible mark on the church and the world.
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
Raw, unvarnished writings by imprisoned women participating in the writinginsideVT program, whose founders aim "to awaken them to their potential . . . and to help them envision a future that is healthy and productive."
"The center of the world—so-called because the crucified Jesus dwells there, and with him all who suffer unjustly—is the place from which we must proclaim the risen Lord." —Gustavo Gutiérrez
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.
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.
Lessons taught and learned by the beloved spiritual writer, Henri Nouwen, while living among missioners and the poor they serve in Latin America.
Essays by one of the foremost U.S. Latino theologians offer far-ranging insights on the relation between theology and culture.
This anthology of inspired readings from cherished writers will enrich you from the first day of Advent through Christmas and Epiphany.
Leading theologians and ethicists reflect on the most serious crisis of our time, offering insights from theology, history, and ethics to aid in the transformation required to meet it.
What it means to share the Gospel in light of postmodern questions.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
A leading African American theologian offers a challenging look at the relationship of God, faith, society, and action.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
Helps us make sense of the upheavals in society, culture, and church, while offering direction and hope for a promising future.
Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today.
A revised edition of the text that provides a theological reading of globalization and a global reading of theology.
A critical assessment of globalization by leading Catholic thinkers.
An original exploration of the life of Jesus and the teachings of Gandhi--one that puts nonviolent action at the very heart of Christian salvation.
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
A collection of writing by G.K. Chesterton.
A modern spiritual master offers a simple guide to the ancient practice of Christian mediation.
Back in print, Dorothy Day's original account of her conversion.
What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?
Thirteen scholars fulfill Teilhard de Chardin's hope that a future generation apply his learnings to the challenges and needs of their age.
Ancient Jewish traditions offer a guide to reconciliation and peacbuilding in our lives and our world.
More than fifty drawings and engravings by master engraver Fritz Eichenberg evoke an eternal message of compassion and peace.
Shows how friendship, in the Old Testament as well as the life and teachings of Jesus, is the heart of true Christian community around the world.
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
For the first time, links the writings of a couple who worked to make the Catholic faith compelling and understandable in the modern world.
The vision of Pope Francis, as seen by one of the world's leading liberation theologians.
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
The trials and triumphs of four inspiring and visionary women recognized by the Vatican as Doctors of the Church.
An accessible introduction to African American spirituality that provides a broad overview of history and developments in both Protestant and Catholic traditions.
A leading spiritual writer provides deep insight into some of the best-known verses of the Bible.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
A classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
The counter-cultural message of St. Francis for the church, the world, and for disciples of Christ today.
Profound meditations on the passion of Jesus for the more than 350 million people suffering from depression and other mental illnesses and for those who love and care for them.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
How and why Christian aid organizations can celebrate their distinctive sense of mission, both organizationally and in the wider world of international development.
Through Palestinian eyes, a challenging view of how the reality of empire shapes the context of the biblical story and the ongoing experience of Middle East conflict.
The inspiring story of the struggling peoples of the Smokey Mountain garbage dump in Manila, Philippines,and how, through their eyes, Father Benigno Beltran learned to read the Gospel anew.
A moving and inspiring memoir of a Nicaraguan Jesuit priest who consistently followed his faith and conscience to serve the poor.
For college and study groups, an introduction to religion and theology that addresses the core questions about what faith is and what having faith means in the 21st century.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
A lucid introduction to the Buddhist experience and how it leads to the many varieties of Buddhism.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
Offers the voice of a modern pioneer in the mysticism of everyday life.
Prospects for evangelization in China, including lessons from the past, a survey of papal documents on China, and a look toward future possibilites.
Etty Hillesum (1914-1943), a young Dutch Jewish woman, died in Auschwitz at the age of 29. Through the publication forty years later of her diaries (An Interrupted Life), the world discovered a remarkable voice that transcends the genre of Holocaust literature.
A timely study of long-term medical care through the lens of Catholic ethical tradition.
Probes Christian wisdom and contemporary thought to help us "give an accounting for the hope" that is within us (1 Peter 3:15).
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
A guide to living the Gospel as if the world mattered.
In this challenging work the author of "Come Out, My People!" explores how Jesus' prophetic message was transformed into a "religion of empire" through the influence of Roman imperial structure and Greek philosophy.
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.
A clear and contemporary guide for those practicing in more than one faith or trying to integrate their Judeo-Christian culture with the practice of Zen.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
An engaging meditation on how the fullness of being a Christian entails an embrace of creation.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
"A great strength of this collection of essays lies in the willingness of the authors to tackle the thorny ecclesiological problem of exclusion from multiple perspectives, often shedding fresh light on a longstanding ecclesial issue." —Richard R. Gaillardetz, from the Foreword
In these simple, heartfelt reflections, Cardinal Tagle of the Philippines shares how Christian community offers rich possibilities for love, faith, hope, and unity in diversity.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
Insights from religion, ethics, and science on the challenges to community and life itself.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
Deeply rooted in the spiritual tradition of the Christian church and intensely engaged in the struggle for justice, Dorothee Soelle's writings and radical thought are a model for faith-inspired activism.
These selections from his many books highlight Dom Helder's distinctive blend of spirituality and social vision. They point toward the renewal of the church, the transformation of the social order, and the healing of a wounded planet.
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