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Offers a deep and deeply personal reflection on Merton's prophetic stance again war and violence that is more relevant than ever for our world today.
Recounts the lives and sacrifices of Maryknoll sisters Ita Ford and Maura Clark, killed by Salvadoran soldiers, and Carla Piette, drowned while working with the poor that she loved.
A short guide to the Christian life by one of the world's most popular spiritual writers.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Examines how the notion of Christian supremacy in the United States has led to white supremacy and how appropriate educational strategies can foster healing.
An understanding of the Trinity as the Source, Word, and Spirit of Love that unites everyone and everything into wholeness.
Reveals the liberative themes of both sacred and secular songs of the African American community.
Reflects the many ways that women from around the world have borne witness to Jesus Christ in their own varied contexts.
In the ancient image of the Tao--the principle of living in balance with the wisdom of the cosmos--they lay out a path of spiritual renewal, ecological transformation, and authentic liberation.
This ecumenical collection of essays presents a rare opportunity to read and reflect on the work of some of the most prominent voices in contemporary theology.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
An indispensable guide to the life and thought of one of the spiritual giants of the twentieth century.
How our desire for all that is good became corrupted and how we can rediscover and reclaim it.
A thoroughly updated edition of the popular work on what globalization does to the earth’s most vulnerable peoples—and what can be done about it.
A quantum leap in our understanding of the universe — one that reveals the emerging consciousness that is active in every part and how every part participates in the good of the whole.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
Resilience is the immune system of the human spirit, and this book teaches us how to cultivate it in ourselves, our families, and our communities.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
Famous writers--including Wendell Berry, Joan Chittister, James Martin, Mary Oliver, and David Stendl-Rast--share their experiences, essays, fiction, poems, meditations, and inspired ideas on the joy of being thankful.
Essays, fiction, poems, meditations, and inspired ideas from world-famous writers on the grace and rewards of being kind.
Essays and meditations by Pope Francis and others on the meaning of mercy.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
This portrait of Jesus centers on the last week of Jesus' life and startles us with its power to heal.
Now in paperback: a beautiful set of meditations on the life of Jesus by one of the world's most beloved authors.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
An accessible and engaging introduction to Christian doctrine from an African perspective through the lens of a famous novel.
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.
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.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
In the centenary year of Merton’s birth, longtime peace activist and author John Dear reflects on Merton’s profound contributions to the practice and spirituality of peacemaking.
A selection of 33 essays by the 20th century spiritual master that provides a broad cross section of Merton's work as an essayist, collection pieces that reflect characteristic examples of his astonishing output and the fantastic breadth of his interests.
The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
Shows how the wisdom sayings and proverbs of Africa offer a new way to look at and understand the Christian mysteries.
A conversation on the challenges of immigration that includes the voices of recent immigrants, the documented and the undocumented.
Theologians, psychologists, educators, and religious leaders from various disciplines share their wisdom about a way of leadership able to meet the deep challenges of today's world.
A renowned scholar of interfaith relations focuses on Catholic engagement with other religious traditions in the United States, and the significance of this experience of religious pluralism for Christian theology.
Named by Christianity Today as one of the Top 100 Most Significant Books of the Twentieth Century.
Shows how our "bad" feelings can be good news!
A new, revised edition of the classic work that revolutionized how we view the impace of Christian mission on non-Western cultures.
Exploring the interconnection of the Trinity and the other great mysteries of Christian Faith.
Scholarly and stimulating look at the importance of the Bible for Blacks and of Blacks in the Bible. "Lucidly written with profound messages . . ."--Black Issues in Higher Education
Lefebure offers Christian readings of Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist holy texts that suggest new bases for friendship and understanding.
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
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.
Explores how Black churches can act as agents of change in reducing poverty, especially for poor black women.
Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
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
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
"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."
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
Unforgettable stories of the spirit by Leo Tolstoy, the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
Proposes an understanding of development in which the physical, social, and spiritual dimensions of life are seamlessly interrelated—and shows how it can be done.
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.
Celebrating the common spiritual ground shared by Christians and Buddhists.
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.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
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.
What Maryknoll missioners have learned from the people of God around the world.
Shows how black Christianity can recover the true message of the gospel.
An inspiring exploration of how happiness and holiness can exist in the midst of poverty and illness.
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