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An innovative open-ended systems approach to ecclesiology in a continually evolving universe.
Drawing on classic liberation theology offers a compelling argument for a paradigm shift in our response to the interrelated crises of poverty and the environment
From an historical and theological perspective, an analysis of Francis’s papacy as it opens Catholicism toward a new global dimension.
An academically rigorous and and yet spiritually rich approach to the myriad global issues related to water.
An incisive look at postcolonial theology and ethics in the Philippines, including the struggles of Indigenous peoples.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
“A clear and sensitive justification of process philosophy’s relevance to contemporary Catholic theology.” —John F. Haught
Suggests that the multi-millennial Indic cultures impose on India the burden and responsibility of following her own dharma, for herself and for the whole world.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
The essential writings of Indian holy man Sadhu Sundar Singh.
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.
Selected key writings on wisdom, compassion, and meditation by one of the world?s foremost spiritual teachers.
A collection of writings by the French Benedictine monk who went to India and became a swami.
"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."
One of the twentieth century's most important Catholic thinkers shares thoughts on traditional themes in the light of present-day challenges.
A collection of writing by G.K. Chesterton.
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.
An understanding of the Trinity as the Source, Word, and Spirit of Love that unites everyone and everything into wholeness.
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
Offers the voice of a modern pioneer in the mysticism of everyday life.
A rich and relevant introduction to the spiritual thought of a leading 19th century philosopher.
This volume provides real insight and fresh hope for those concerned to breathe new life into the church of the twenty-first century.
The essential writings of the American Quaker mystic, social activist, and Nobel Prize laureate.
A brief biography and selected writings of Pedro Arrupe, the influential Jesuit.
Writings from a modern mystic and prophet whose vision has inspired generations on their journey of personal and social transformation.
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
The best and most accessible collection of writings by the most popular saint of modern times.
"The center of the world—so-called because the crucified Jesus dwells there, and with him all who suffer unjustly—is the place from which we must proclaim the risen Lord." —Gustavo Gutiérrez
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.
The wisdom of an Indian Swami, an early bridge between East and West, published to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth.
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.
The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
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.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality. Brilliantly re-examining the original sources, he argues that there is one over-arching theme giving them a unity--the idea of being "on the edge", both culturally and geographically.
A wonderful selection of writings by one of the most influential spiritual writers of our time, on gratefulness, prayer, silence, and love.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.
Selected writings and biography of Brother Roger Schutz (1915-2005) the beloved founder of Taizé, the ecumenical monastic community in France, dedicated to reconciliation among Christians and all peoples, and famous for its music.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
This collection of writings by the Lutheran pastor who defied the Nazis includes a substantial biographical introduction by Robert Coles.
A collection of rare texts, interviews and unpublished personal letters from a "divine eccentric," a gifted reader of souls and one of the most intriguing modern spiritual writers.
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.
Yong shows what happens when the revolutionary practices of Jesus and the early church are applied to Christian relations with persons of other faiths.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
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.
Bringing together the wisdom of East and West, the Indian Jesuit Anthony de Mello used stories and parables to awaken his listeners to an awareness of God's presence in their midst. Since his death in 1987, countless readers have been challenged to encounter DeMello's message.
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