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The first of a two-volume history documenting the spread of Christianity to southern Asia, India, and China.
Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Chinese scholars introduce their faiths' interpretations of death and the afterlife.
This second volume of Professor Moffett's acclaimed History of Christianity in Asia illustrates the advance of the modern missionary movement in the continent of its birth.
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.
Highlights the lives, teachings and writings of a dozen leading spiritual figures including Henri Nouwen, Oscar Romero, Mother Teresa, Mohandas Gandhi, Thomas Merton, and Dorothy Day.
Links the spirit of liberation theology and the urgent challenge of environmental crisis.
Carretto's reflections on God, the church, prayer, engagement with the world, and the mystery of suffering and death.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.
Insights from religion, ethics, and science on the challenges to community and life itself.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
One thing is clear: A post-patriarchal age, even if only as an ideal to be approximated, is worthy of commitment by men as well as by women.
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.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
Reflections on Christianity, the sacred community of Life, and the New Universe Story by one of the true prophets of our age.
The first book in the series "Catholicity in an Evolving Universe" unveils a new paradigm for being Catholic, a conscious awareness of how everything in the universe forms a whole.
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
Critiques pluralism and exclusivism offering instead a Trinitarian theology of religions.
An exploration of the Bible and God’s plan for humankind and the universe through the lens of our evolving role in co-creation with Jesus.
Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
Explores the history and future of Christian mission.
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.
A team of eminent scholars offers new insights into Roman Catholic theology's grappling with religious pluralism.
Presents David Bosch's classic Transforming Mission--with over 50,000 copies in print and translations in eight languages--in an accessible format for beginning students and lay reading groups.
Part 1 of the third volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete authoritative collection of the renowned scholar of world religion.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.
Probes Christian wisdom and contemporary thought to help us "give an accounting for the hope" that is within us (1 Peter 3:15).
The second volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete, authoritative collection of the work of the renowned scholar of religion.
Asks whether Christians are fulfilling the stewardship commandment of Genesis to care for God's household.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
Helps members of every denomination understand how they fit into the mosaic of the many churches' witness to the Gospel.
Part 2 of the third volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete authoritative collection of the renowned scholar of world religion.
Approaches Christian encounters with other faiths through real-life situations.
This companion to Transforming Mission gathers in one volume key texts from history.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
This volume captures and distills Chittister's message--including reflections on her own journey, why she remains in the church, and what sustains her faith.
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.
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
Shares new ways to think of God using Buddhist teachings.
One of the most original scholars of world religions explores the relationship of humanity and divinity.
Original essays present and interpret worldviews of major religious and philosophical traditions on how humans can live more sustainably on a fragile planet.
The first full-length study of women's changing roles in Christian mission.
The first original collection of essays on Catholic Biblical Ethics ever done in English.
Theological ethicists confront key questions and issues from around the globe to provide a "state of the art" volume in twenty-first century moral theology.
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
Named by Christianity Today as one of the Top 100 Most Significant Books of the Twentieth Century.
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.
Through prayer we discover how God is present to us, guiding and encouraging us along the way.
A classroom resource that addresses the missiological issues of the twenty-first century.
Offers a concise and original overview of the field of missiology for the 21st century.
"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.
A discussion of pluralist theology in terms of human salvation.
This volume brings together the full text of Laudato Si' with reflections by Sean McDonagh, one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness.
Draws on the best contemporary and classical understandings of the Kingdom of God as the key to the church's self-understanding and mission.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
A revised edition of the text that provides a theological reading of globalization and a global reading of theology.
A lucid introduction to the Buddhist experience and how it leads to the many varieties of Buddhism.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
Offers cogent reflections on the relation between Christian revelation and the unfolding story of the universe.
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
A new, revised edition of the classic work that revolutionized how we view the impace of Christian mission on non-Western cultures.
Offers perspectives from seven of the world?s religions on the ethos that ought to inspire the global economy.
Offers a way of reading the sacred hymns and prayers as poetry, and as catalyst to community action.
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.
Leading ethicists from around the globe explore the ethical and moral challenges surrounding immigration, globalization, and the refugee crises.
Offers a multifaith, pluralistic theology of religion as the next step in interreligious interchange.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
Offers a crucial introduction to the issues and challenges of interfaith dialogue in a world of many religions.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
Ideal for study or reference, this volume collects classic essays from the past century on the most pressing questions in mission studies.
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.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
Revised and updated edition of the much-discussed text on the issues of Christian mission, wealth and poverty, in a rapidly changing church and world.
This book asks (and answers) an important question: How do we encourage and empower activists and scholars to work for environmental sustainability?
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
Insights into the teachings of nonviolence within nine world religions.
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