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Approaches christology as formed through the eyes of the disciples of Jesus.
Demonstrates how amer-eurocentric understandings of Jesus and God clash with American Indian worldviews, and how American Indian Christians define themselves and their faith today.
Inspiring meditations from a modern monk, living in the "desert" of the inner city.
Brings us the heartbreaking stories of the child soldiers of Uganda, often in their own words.
A fascinating and disturbing work that presents a compelling account of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and why unmasking this truth remains crucial for the future of our country and the world.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
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.
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
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.
These writings, drawn from twenty-five books, highlight her distinctive spiritual message, with its emphasis on the presence of God, the practice of prayer, a love for the church, and a dedication to the social dimensions of the gospel.
A popular teacher of Scripture inspires us to not only appreciate God's Word but to live it and know the peace and joy that comes from it.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
The Whiteheads explore the vital energy of eros, as the gift of a loving creator who would bring us to life in abundance.
A practical guide to one of the most urgent issues of our time.
Two activist scholars offer scriptural foundations for the cause of restorative justice.
What Maryknoll missioners have learned from the people of God around the world.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
Ideal for study or reference, this volume collects classic essays from the past century on the most pressing questions in mission studies.
A team of eminent scholars offers new insights into Roman Catholic theology's grappling with religious pluralism.
A new way of looking at evolution-- one that opens our eyes to the unfolding love of God.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
A guide to living the Gospel as if the world mattered.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
Yong shows what happens when the revolutionary practices of Jesus and the early church are applied to Christian relations with persons of other faiths.
In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.
In this bracing lamentation, Margaret Swedish outlines the interrelated forces that could well undermine the fabric of life as we know it, and offers a vision for people of faith to build a world in spite of it.
A provocative, international collection of essays that challenges current thinking on mission and the world Christian movement.
A guide to one of the most intriguing religious figures of the twentieth century.
The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
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.
From the sit-ins and freedom marches of the sixties, to the election of Barack Obama--the story and lessons of a great journey of hope and transformation.
A bestselling author on building a spirituality of resistance to the despair and injustice we find in the world.
Profiles individuals who illustrate the challenge of peacemaking, reconciliation, and restorative justice.
A conversation on the challenges of immigration that includes the voices of recent immigrants, the documented and the undocumented.
A theological exploration of the need for Christian compassion in today's world.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
Offers a fresh perspective on mestizaje--the distincitve biological and cultural intermixture that occurred in the "New World."
Shows how our "bad" feelings can be good news!
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
"Do you want to see, understand and appreciate Jesus today? I cannot think of a better way than to enter into the lives of those who are living similar experiences and struggles today, those living in the 'Galilees' of today's world, those living in the margins and crossroads."
Through his writings and his popular broadcasts, Metropolitan Anthony spoke of prayer and the search for the living God in language that went right to the heart of people, echoing their own deepest longings. The writings selected here--on faith, prayer, creation, and the church--reflect both the essence of Orthodox spirituality and his own experience of the struggle to live Christianity on a daily basis.
This volume provides real insight and fresh hope for those concerned to breathe new life into the church of the twenty-first century.
Addresses issues of racial justice in America and the Catholic Church, past and present.
This astonishing book by a colleague of Nelson Mandela reveals the richness of Africa's peoples, traditions, and cultures--and why that is good news for the world.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
The most up-to-date, thorough, and critical account of American Pentecostalism's contributions to the world's fastest growing religious movement.
A wonderful collection of inspirational ideas from great spiritual writers to enrich you every day of every year!
"Wisdom is the principal thing. Therefore get wisdom, and with all thy getting, get understanding."--Proverbs 4:7
For the first time, links the writings of a couple who worked to make the Catholic faith compelling and understandable in the modern world.
A wonderful selection of writings by one of the most influential spiritual writers of our time, on gratefulness, prayer, silence, and love.
The powerful true story of two women: one who ministered to women in prostitution in Chicago and the friend who struggled to rise from its mean streets.
Now in paperback: A bestselling author joins with the artist of the Earth Calendar to create an inspiring book that will sing in your soul and make you feel alive. Perfect for gift-giving, all year round!
Original writings by eight engaged scholars provide a fresh, ecumenical approach to systematic theology in a Latino/a voice.
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.
An international team of scholars explicate the theology and practice of peacebuilding, past, present, and future.
Responding to the call of the Second Vatican Council, this new introduction to moral theology shows how virtue ethics and a global perspective shape the call to faithful discipleship today.
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.
This landmark work provides a compelling vision of two religions--one of "creation" and the other of "empire"--running throughout the Hebrew and Christian scriptures and the profound implications this holds for believers today.
In words and pictures, a beautiful celebration of the ideas that motivate Maryknoll missioners to serve the poor around the world.
A new edition of the first book by the best-selling author of My Life with the Saints and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything.
Two practitioners of interfaith dialogue provide readers with a guide for Catholics and Muslims to reach greater mutual understanding and work for social justice.
Selections from the writings of one of the leading Jewish theologians and philosophers of the 20th century, edited by his daughter.
Lessons from modern saints—Catholics and Protestants—that illuminate the relation between how we die and how we live.
A fresh look at the life of Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement, with new information from her published letters and diaries, and illustrated with almost 200 photos.
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
Reflections on Christianity, the sacred community of Life, and the New Universe Story by one of the true prophets of our age.
A new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
The author of Christ in Evolution continues her exploration of faith and science in the 21st century.
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
African theologians respond to the challenges facing the Catholic Church in Africa in the Third Millennium.
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.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
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 inspiring story of the founder of the Congregation of the Maryknoll Sisters of Saint Dominic, the first American-based mission congregation of women religious.
A timely exploration of the life of Catholic women religious in America today—and tomorrow.
Top scholars explore the pathbreaking work of Andrew Walls and its impact on the understanding of Christianity as a world religion, not merely a European one.
Named by Christianity Today as one of the Top 100 Most Significant Books of the Twentieth Century.
In this absorbing work, a Hispanic biblical scholar connects contemporary issues of migration of peoples with biblical texts.
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