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For anyone engaged in or preparing for Christian service, here is an essential guide for deeper reflection.
Profiles successful faith-based organizations now at work internationally, nationally, and locally, and explores their theological and spiritual roots.
A timely study of long-term medical care through the lens of Catholic ethical tradition.
This anthology of inspired readings from cherished writers will enrich you from the first day of Advent through Christmas and Epiphany.
The second volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete, authoritative collection of the work of the renowned scholar of religion.
Offers a timely analysis for religious institutions seeking renewal and relevance while struggling with the challenges of aging memberships and diminishing numbers.
Drawing on lived experience and the spiritual traditions of both East and West young leaders of the new monastic movement introduce a new vision for contemplative life in the twenty-first century.
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.
Prominent international ethicists offer scholars and students a wide range of perspectives on issues of ethics, environment, and justice.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
Offers the first of Pope Francis' daily sermons at St Martha's Guest House where he has chosen to live since his election.
One of the world’s most creative theologians offers wide-ranging reflections on the role of the Holy Spirit in the birth of the cosmos, in the life of the church, and in the hopes and struggles of the poor.
Provides and original history and analysis of Asian Christian theologies, past and present, with a critical eye toward those expressions foreign to the Asian experience and context.
Offers a comprehensive selection of works by the renowned ethicist, including previously unpublished lectures and spiritual writings.
A rich and relevant introduction to the spiritual thought of a leading 19th century philosopher.
An honest, upbeat guide to living with enthusiasm in our "later" years.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
Drawing on scripture, theology, and the psersonal experience of their daughter's severe disablitiy, the authors explore the theological meaning of disbility and the special insights it affords into the mystery of God's Trinitaian being.
Lefebure offers Christian readings of Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist holy texts that suggest new bases for friendship and understanding.
The single most lucid, direct, and powerful statement of the heart of liberation theology.
The author of Anatomy of Inculturation offers a compelling argument that despite missionary Christianity's refusal to acknowledge the worth of traditional African religious culture, the incarnational spirituality of those cultures remains vibrant and visible today.
Recasts our understanding of the discipline by drawing from the faith vision of the entire theological enterprise, including scripture, dogmatic theology, social ethics, and spritualtiy.
Compares and contrasts Zen traditions of meditation and enlightenment with St. Igantius' famous Spiritual Exercises for attaining Divine Love.
An inspiring exploration of how happiness and holiness can exist in the midst of poverty and illness.
Helps us make sense of the upheavals in society, culture, and church, while offering direction and hope for a promising future.
Explores the movements in religious life today, and the currents that are emerging among the smaller cohorts of younger religious in mainstream communities for women religious.
William Stringfellow was a radical lay theologian who drew on biblical warnings to level prophetic critiques against the church and the modern war-making state.
Here for the first time is a collection of letters, a treasure trove of wisdom and sound advice, from "the art nun," Sister Wendy Beckett.
A courageous physician and a path-breaking theologian explore their common option for the poor.
An Anglican priest and anti-apartheid activist survives a letter bomb and goes on to found worldwide ministry for the healing of trauma, from South Africa to Rwanda, Northern Ireland to post-9/11 New York.
Offers a brief biography and selection of writings by John Muir, the Scottish American naturalist who founded the Sierra Club and sparked the modern environmental movement
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."
One of the world’s most important philosophers of religion reveals the unity of cosmic Mystery in this distillation of the wisdom of East and West, North and South.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
Now in paperback, a landmark in the conversation about race and religion in America.
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