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Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
The renowned Trappist monk's reflections on the threat of nuclear war and the urgency of peace.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
This brilliant snapshot of the Black Church today puts a spotlight on its vibrant worship, its approach to doctrine, and its role in social activism.
How to read the Bible from the perspective of the poor, the oppressed, and victims of discrimination.
An acclaimed writer takes up the challenge of teaching peace.
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.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
The classic guide to an ancient artform and spirituality.
A first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption
How do the needs of the world guide our choices about what to do with our lives?
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
By the doyen of Vatican II studies, this book illuminates the key events and meaning of the most important religious event of the twentieth century.
Probes Christian wisdom and contemporary thought to help us "give an accounting for the hope" that is within us (1 Peter 3:15).
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
An inside look at the dialogue among Catholicism and world religions, particularly Buddhism and Islam.
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.
An indispensable guide to the life and thought of one of the spiritual giants of the twentieth century.
An engaging meditation on how the fullness of being a Christian entails an embrace of creation.
A new edition of Albert Nolan's perennial best-seller that introduces Jesus before he was enshrined in dogma, doctrine, and ritual.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
Draws on the best contemporary and classical understandings of the Kingdom of God as the key to the church's self-understanding and mission.
Profound and practical insights on cross-cultural ministry and mission, at home and abroad.
An up-to-date, accessible, and comprehensive study of every major position taken by Christian churches and theologians on world religions and religious pluralism.
A comprehensive introduction to contemporary theology by and about black women.
The wondrous saving grace of Jesus comes alive in both image and word.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
A new edition of a spiritual classic: A Jesuit priest finds fresh meaning in biblical teachings through the experience of Zen Buddhism.
Prayers gathered from around the world by the Maryknoll family of Fathers, Brothers, Sisters, lay missioners, and supporters.
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
Offers perspectives from seven of the world?s religions on the ethos that ought to inspire the global economy.
A landmark in the evolving understanding of Christianity?s relation to other religious ways.
Presents the construction of ?local theologies? as an enterprise that?s not just for specialists. This exciting and practical book promises to become a standard in courses on theological method and foundations of ministry.
Acclaimed as a classic examination of faith and culture this book illuminates the various meanings of "contextualization" in Christian mission and theology.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
The extraordinary story of how, among the nomadic Masai people of Tanzania, a Western missioner "finds" the gospel message he came to preach.
Introduces the fascinating strands of an emerging theology rooted in the Asian-American experience.
This unique reference work offers 150 entries by more than 100 international scholars of religion and theology.
Offers the voice of a modern pioneer in the mysticism of everyday life.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
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.
The best and most accessible collection of writings by the most popular saint of modern times.
A prophetic theologian invokes the memory and the challenge of the martyrs of El Salvador.
The final volume in a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and contributions of Christian women from the beginnings of Christianity to now.
A richly detailed account of the first attempt by western European Christian missionaries to realize the universality of Christianity.
Moving stories of at-risk children around the world and how to help them.
Among Henri Nouwen's enduring gifts was this beautiful reflection on the meaning of the Eucharist, now available in a gift edition with art by Byzantine artist Duccio di Buoninsegna.
A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.
A collection of writing by G.K. Chesterton.
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
Unforgettable stories of the spirit by Leo Tolstoy, the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
A new edition of the best-selling classic on official Catholic Social Teaching.
Teilhard de Chardin and his challenge for the 21st century--indispensable reading for both devotees and beginners.
New edition of the classic work on the spirituality of liberation.After twenty years, We Drink from Our Own Wells remains a classic expression of Latin American spirituality by a pioneer of liberation theology. Starting from St. Bernard of Clairvaux's counsel to root spirituality in one's own experience, Gustavo Gutierrez outlines the contours of a spirituality rooted in the experience of the poor and their struggle for life.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
Peter C. Phan continues his seminal series on Asian theology, here focusing on the challenge of mission and inculturation.
A commentary on the Acts of the Apostles and the biblical text as they apply to the challenges of mission and ministry in today's multicultural context.
Offers a way of seeing and being in the presence of an "everywhere God"--in all, through all, never absent, always near.
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
Helps members of every denomination understand how they fit into the mosaic of the many churches' witness to the Gospel.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
This companion to History of the World Christian Movement explores how varied and multi-cultural Christian origins and history really are.
Timely and courageous study of the power and relevance of this simple yet vital phrase.
Offers a theological narrative of the Creator Spirit as a story with four continuing episodes--creation, grace, the Christ-event, and the church.
Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Author Richard Rohr joins with artist Louis Glanzman to reveal teh souls of men throughout the ages who have struggled to discover who they really are, and what God wants of them.
A comprehensive summary of liberation theology in Latin America.
Merton's prophetic testament on war and peace.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
Explores the impact of Africa on the understanding of Christianity and Christianity's impact on African identity.
Biblical tales and themes interwoven with traditional wisdom of an African woman.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
A brief biography and selected writings of Pedro Arrupe, the influential Jesuit.
From the Anabaptists to Thich Nhat Hanh, the evolution of a powerful American idea.
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