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Empowers readers of all faiths and backgrounds to see through a prophetic lens and engage in prophetic action.
Pope Francis’s reflections on Matthew’s Gospel help us embrace a simple and living intimacy with Jesus.
Confronting the woeful legacy of a centuries-old theology, Johnson shows how the beauty of our faith tradition is deepened by being rooted in ecological reality.
A spiritual gem, focusing on the ways the practices of Zen and Christianity can enrich each other.
In this absorbing work, a Hispanic biblical scholar connects contemporary issues of migration of peoples with biblical texts.
This imaginative reading of the beloved parable of the Prodigal Son bears implications for a church that enters compassionately into the world of those on the margins.
The bestselling author makes the strongest case yet for the kind of church that was and has been, laying bare its historical, theological, and spiritual roots.
The "father of Latin American liberation theology" offers a profound reading of the Book of Job.
The classic text in the field of womanist studies, in a 20th anniversary edition.
Author Richard Rohr joins with artist Louis Glanzman to reveal teh souls of men throughout the ages who have struggled to discover who they really are, and what God wants of them.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
A Palestinian theologian and an American New Testament scholar explore the meaning of the crucifixion in light of both first and twenty-first century Palestinian contexts.
A bestselling author on building a spirituality of resistance to the despair and injustice we find in the world.
Introduces the biblical student to the history and meaning of the wisdom literature.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
A revised edition of a classroom favorite.
A revised edition of a landmark in contemporary biblical criticism, "Quite simply, the most important commentary of a bok of Scripture since Barth's 'Romans'."--Walter Wink, The Christian Century
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
Examines the Old Testament story to demonstrate the significant role the underrepresented and oppressed can play in reconciliation: personal, social, and global.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
How to read the Bible from the perspective of the poor, the oppressed, and victims of discrimination.
An in-depth look at the origins of the Church and what modern Christians can learn from it today.
Offers a way of reading the sacred hymns and prayers as poetry, and as catalyst to community action.
A new, revised edition of the classic work that revolutionized how we view the impace of Christian mission on non-Western cultures.
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.
Scholarly and stimulating look at the importance of the Bible for Blacks and of Blacks in the Bible. "Lucidly written with profound messages . . ."--Black Issues in Higher Education
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
The first original collection of essays on Catholic Biblical Ethics ever done in English.
Provide textual and historical evidence in the New and Old Testaments as the bases for Christian mission that is not only "Western" but universal.
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.
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