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A wonderful collection of inspirational ideas from great spiritual writers to enrich you every day of every year!
Prayers gathered from around the world by the Maryknoll family of Fathers, Brothers, Sisters, lay missioners, and supporters.
An honest, upbeat guide to living with enthusiasm in our "later" years.
For anyone engaged in or preparing for Christian service, here is an essential guide for deeper reflection.
Inspiring meditations from a modern monk, living in the "desert" of the inner city.
In this timely and compelling book, Kelly Brown Douglas (author, The Black Christ) examines the myths and narratives underlying a “stand-your-ground” culture.
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
A fresh look at the life of Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement, with new information from her published letters and diaries, and illustrated with almost 200 photos.
The modern icons of Robert Lentz and the reflections of Joan Chittister give us the lives of over two dozen saints, prophets, and witnesses who speak to the spiritual questions of our time.
Nouwen's final gift, now in softcover.
U.S. women religious leaders connect the soul of an organization with the soul of the world.
Inspiring meditations on the Way of the Cross for everyone's life journey.
Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council, sixty scholars, clergy, and religious from all over Africa offer a new model and process for doing theology in the 21st century.
Agbonkhianmeghe E. Orobator, SJ is a Jesuit priest who lives and works in Nairobi, Kenya. He is the author of Theology Brewed in an African Pot (Orbis 2008) and editor of Religion and Faith in Africa: Confessions of an Animist (Orbis 2018, Boston College Duffy Lecture Series).
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
A modern spiritual master offers a simple guide to the ancient practice of Christian mediation.
Young Jesuits write about faith, culture, and lives of Christian discipleship.
Inspiring meditations from a leading Black Catholic writer combined with stunning original art from Kenya, offer a unique spiritual journey for this Lent or any time of the year.
Henri Nouwen's journey to a Mayan town in Guatemala where he hoped to learn more about the life and faith of Fr. Stanley Rother.
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
Dorothy Day's frank and compelling account of 30 years at the Catholic Worker in New York City.
Her cause for sainthood is now underway.
This telling meditation on the blessings from the Sermon on the mount shows how we might 'ascend' the Beatitudes to the fullness of Jesus' message.
Among Henri Nouwen's enduring gifts was this beautiful reflection on the meaning of the Eucharist, now available in a gift edition with art by Byzantine artist Duccio di Buoninsegna.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
How the practice of Catholicism can transform culture and foster a world of justice and joy, peace and prosperity, liberty and love.
On the 30th Anniversary of the U.S. Bishops’ pastoral letter on the economy, leading ethicists and theologians discuss the role, impact, and importance of public theology across the globe.
Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
Peter C. Phan continues his seminal series on Asian theology, here focusing on the challenge of mission and inculturation.
More than fifty drawings and engravings by master engraver Fritz Eichenberg evoke an eternal message of compassion and peace.
Here for the first time is a collection of letters, a treasure trove of wisdom and sound advice, from "the art nun," Sister Wendy Beckett.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
From St. Augustine and St. Paul, to Dorothy Day, Thomas Merton, and Dostoevsky, Forest shows how the practice of confession draws us deeper into a loving relationship with God, the body of Christ, and our fellow sinners.
How do the needs of the world guide our choices about what to do with our lives?
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
Reviews three basic models of theology in Western Christianity: moral, mystical, pastoral.
Spanning seven decades, this treasury of letters between the famous brothers offers extraordinary insight into their social activism, civil disobedience, peacemaking efforts, and sharp critiques of American foreign policy.
Offers a comprehensive selection of works by the renowned ethicist, including previously unpublished lectures and spiritual writings.
A biblically grounded presentation of the value of migrants, immigrants, and refugees to each and all of us.
Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.
Approaches christology as formed through the eyes of the disciples of Jesus.
From one of the world's most prophetic voices, an inspiring summary of the Christian message in the context of an evolving universe.
The beloved spiritual writer is our guide in this unique retelling of the Gospels, beautifully illustrated with drawings of Rembrandt.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Concerned practitioners of Christian compassion face some vexing questions: how do we avoid a kind of "poverty toursim" or "slacktivism" in our response to suffering.
A popular Catholic author and theologian brings to light the meanings of meal, sacrifice, and real presence.
Two activist scholars offer scriptural foundations for the cause of restorative justice.
New edition of the classic work on the spirituality of liberation.After twenty years, We Drink from Our Own Wells remains a classic expression of Latin American spirituality by a pioneer of liberation theology. Starting from St. Bernard of Clairvaux's counsel to root spirituality in one's own experience, Gustavo Gutierrez outlines the contours of a spirituality rooted in the experience of the poor and their struggle for life.
Essays by the well-known liberation theologian on the church, Catholic social teaching, and evangelization.
The inspiring testament of Maryknoll missioner Bob McCahill, and his work among the Muslim poor of Bangladesh.
One of the world’s most creative theologians offers wide-ranging reflections on the role of the Holy Spirit in the birth of the cosmos, in the life of the church, and in the hopes and struggles of the poor.
In the centenary year of Merton’s birth, longtime peace activist and author John Dear reflects on Merton’s profound contributions to the practice and spirituality of peacemaking.
Profiles successful faith-based organizations now at work internationally, nationally, and locally, and explores their theological and spiritual roots.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
Drawing on lived experience and the spiritual traditions of both East and West young leaders of the new monastic movement introduce a new vision for contemplative life in the twenty-first century.
Revised to include new essays as well as reflections on the recent beatification of Oscar Romero.
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
From the well-known spiritual writer, a full year’s worth of weekly “conversation starters” to help readers be still and know God.
Shows how the wisdom sayings and proverbs of Africa offer a new way to look at and understand the Christian mysteries.
An essentital work that clarifies who we are in God and what we are to each other and what our purpose in life is.
Drawing on scripture, theology, and the psersonal experience of their daughter's severe disablitiy, the authors explore the theological meaning of disbility and the special insights it affords into the mystery of God's Trinitaian being.
In a revised edition of their popular work, two Catholics and two Protestants retell the story of St Francis with social and theological reflections for today.
In this second volume Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
The wondrous saving grace of Jesus comes alive in both image and word.
Peter Phan reflects on how people can be genuinely religious if they live "interreligiously."
In light of Christ's passion, a psychologist and theologian struggles to understand and respond to the practice of torture and the sufferings of the "crucified people."
A leading spiritual writer provides deep insight into some of the best-known verses of the Bible.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
Inspirational profiles of white Americans who fought against racial injustice at great risk.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
The well-known Peruvian theologian reviews the Bible from the standpoint of the struggling poor offering new and challenging insights on its meaning today.
The mother of a murder victim makes the case against capital punishment.
In a time of fear and violence the beloved spiritual writer offers a three-fold path for Christians to embrace Jesus' ethic of peacemaking in our lives, communities, and world.
Explores the movements in religious life today, and the currents that are emerging among the smaller cohorts of younger religious in mainstream communities for women religious.
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.
Profiles individuals who illustrate the challenge of peacemaking, reconciliation, and restorative justice.
A guide to living the Gospel as if the world mattered.
In these simple, heartfelt reflections, Cardinal Tagle of the Philippines shares how Christian community offers rich possibilities for love, faith, hope, and unity in diversity.
Shows how black Christianity can recover the true message of the gospel.
The Latin American Jesuit's essays on the challenge the poor and oppressed make to Christian faith.
A new edition of the first book by the best-selling author of My Life with the Saints and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything.
Explores the ways in which we worship false gods, and what can happen when we let them go and open ourselves to the experience of divine Love and Wisdom.
A concise and powerful introduction to the surprising Way of Jesus Christ by the found of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries.
How Christian revelation overcomes violence, mimesis, and scapegoating.
A surprising dialogue between two important contemporary Catholic thinkers: one a liberation theology, the other the head of the Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
Essays and meditations by Pope Francis and others on the meaning of mercy.
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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