A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
Yong shows what happens when the revolutionary practices of Jesus and the early church are applied to Christian relations with persons of other faiths.
Writings from a modern mystic and prophet whose vision has inspired generations on their journey of personal and social transformation.
This book asks (and answers) an important question: How do we encourage and empower activists and scholars to work for environmental sustainability?
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.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
The essential writings of famed social advocate Jean Vanier, founder of L'Arche.
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.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
Offers a brief biography and selection of writings by John Muir, the Scottish American naturalist who founded the Sierra Club and sparked the modern environmental movement
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.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
Prominent international ethicists offer scholars and students a wide range of perspectives on issues of ethics, environment, and justice.
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
Ideal for study or reference, this volume collects classic essays from the past century on the most pressing questions in mission studies.
A succinct overview of Latin American theology at the crossroads.
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Chinese scholars introduce their faiths' interpretations of death and the afterlife.
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.
Leading scholars focus on liturgy and its relation to ecclesial structures, the church and the world, and God and God's power.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
Leading ethicists from around the globe explore the ethical and moral challenges surrounding immigration, globalization, and the refugee crises.
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.
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.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.
How worship and liturgy can surprise and lead us to the divine depths of creation.
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.
The most up-to-date, thorough, and critical account of American Pentecostalism's contributions to the world's fastest growing religious movement.
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.
Profiles key Christian missionary leaders and innovators, both Catholic and Protestant.
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.
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.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
Offers a crucial introduction to the issues and challenges of interfaith dialogue in a world of many religions.
This volume brings together the full text of Laudato Si' with reflections by Sean McDonagh, one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness.
An exploration of the nature of leadership and the relationship between ordained and other Christian ministries.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop Oscar Romero.
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.
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