More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
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.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
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.
A modern spiritual master offers a simple guide to the ancient practice of Christian mediation.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
The inspiring testament of Maryknoll missioner Bob McCahill, and his work among the Muslim poor of Bangladesh.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
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.
The incredible story of what can happen when the resources of the Catholic Church come together with the resources--both spiritual and physical--of people living in poverty around the world.
A popular Catholic author and theologian brings to light the meanings of meal, sacrifice, and real presence.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
Two activist scholars offer scriptural foundations for the cause of restorative justice.
What Maryknoll missioners have learned from the people of God around the world.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
From the well-known spiritual writer, a full year’s worth of weekly “conversation starters” to help readers be still and know God.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
Lessons taught and learned by the beloved spiritual writer, Henri Nouwen, while living among missioners and the poor they serve in Latin America.
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.
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.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
Inspiring meditations from a modern monk, living in the "desert" of the inner city.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
A leading spiritual writer provides deep insight into some of the best-known verses of the Bible.
From one of the world's most prophetic voices, an inspiring summary of the Christian message in the context of an evolving universe.
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."
An essentital work that clarifies who we are in God and what we are to each other and what our purpose in life is.
This portrait of Jesus centers on the last week of Jesus' life and startles us with its power to heal.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
In this second volume Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
In this third volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Essays and meditations by Pope Francis and others on the meaning of mercy.
The Pope’s most prophetic writings on the environment.
In this fourth volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Essays, fiction, poems, meditations, and inspired ideas from world-famous writers on the grace and rewards of being kind.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
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.
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.
An acclaimed writer takes up the challenge of teaching peace.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
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.
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.
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
How one middle-class parish made an option for the poor and rediscovered the Gospel.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
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.
Young Jesuits write about faith, culture, and lives of Christian discipleship.
An honest, upbeat guide to living with enthusiasm in our "later" years.
The former president of Haiti's writings and sermons on the harsh reality and stubborn hope of the people of Haiti.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
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.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
A classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
In this bracing lamentation, Margaret Swedish outlines the interrelated forces that could well undermine the fabric of life as we know it, and offers a vision for people of faith to build a world in spite of it.
Profiles individuals who illustrate the challenge of peacemaking, reconciliation, and restorative justice.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
The inspiring story of the founder of the Congregation of the Maryknoll Sisters of Saint Dominic, the first American-based mission congregation of women religious.
A timely exploration of the life of Catholic women religious in America today—and tomorrow.
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