A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.
This companion to Transforming Mission gathers in one volume key texts from history.
Offers a concise and original overview of the field of missiology for the 21st century.
Helps members of every denomination understand how they fit into the mosaic of the many churches' witness to the Gospel.
A classroom resource that addresses the missiological issues of the twenty-first century.
Asks whether Christians are fulfilling the stewardship commandment of Genesis to care for God's household.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
Links the spirit of liberation theology and the urgent challenge of environmental crisis.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
A wonderful selection of writings by one of the most influential spiritual writers of our time, on gratefulness, prayer, silence, and love.
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
Essential original writings of the pastor who defied the Nazis and paid with his life includes a substantial biographical introduction.
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.
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.
Insights from religion, ethics, and science on the challenges to community and life itself.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
In the years after World War I, Eberhard Arnold abandoned his career as an academic theologian to live by the radical spirit of the Sermon on the Mount. With his family and a small circle of friends he founded the Bruderhof, a community rooted in the Anabaptist tradition.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
Demonstrates how understanding environmental science and theology can provide new resources for sustaining the Earth.
Probes Christian wisdom and contemporary thought to help us "give an accounting for the hope" that is within us (1 Peter 3:15).
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.
A popular Catholic author and theologian brings to light the meanings of meal, sacrifice, and real presence.
Offers the voice of a modern pioneer in the mysticism of everyday life.
A lucid introduction to the Buddhist experience and how it leads to the many varieties of Buddhism.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
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 collection of writing by G.K. Chesterton.
A revised edition of the text that provides a theological reading of globalization and a global reading of theology.
Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today.
"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
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
A rich and relevant introduction to the spiritual thought of a leading 19th century philosopher.
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
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.
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