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The first of a two-volume history documenting the spread of Christianity to southern Asia, India, and China.
Prominent international ethicists offer scholars and students a wide range of perspectives on issues of ethics, environment, and justice.
Examines the relationship between Christianity and politics from the teachings of the Old and New Testaments through the patristic and medieval eras and the age of reform, to the age of revolution and throughout the twentieth century into the third millennium.
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.
Carretto's reflections on God, the church, prayer, engagement with the world, and the mystery of suffering and death.
Links the spirit of liberation theology and the urgent challenge of environmental crisis.
Insights from religion, ethics, and science on the challenges to community and life itself.
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.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
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.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
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.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
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.
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
Critiques pluralism and exclusivism offering instead a Trinitarian theology of religions.
Reflections on Christianity, the sacred community of Life, and the New Universe Story by one of the true prophets of our age.
The second volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete, authoritative collection of the work of the renowned scholar of religion.
Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
A popular Catholic author and theologian brings to light the meanings of meal, sacrifice, and real presence.
Probes Christian wisdom and contemporary thought to help us "give an accounting for the hope" that is within us (1 Peter 3:15).
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
Part 1 of the third volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete authoritative collection of the renowned scholar of world religion.
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.
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.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
Explores the history and future of Christian mission.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.
A team of eminent scholars offers new insights into Roman Catholic theology's grappling with religious pluralism.
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.
Part 2 of the third volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete authoritative collection of the renowned scholar of world religion.
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.
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
Helps members of every denomination understand how they fit into the mosaic of the many churches' witness to the Gospel.
The first full-length study of women's changing roles in Christian mission.
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