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A chronicle of faith and action through a decade of protest, idealism, and change.
The best-selling Benedictine sister reflects on images of the Stations of the Cross by a popular contempory artist.
Offers an invaluable exploration of the history and practice of Christian contemplative prayer, from the Bible to contemporary science.
The inspiring stories of twelve activist mystics who awaken us to our own calling people who encounter God in life-changing ways, and then go out to change the world.
Original essays honor the work of Linda Sowell Cahill and her contributions to the discipline of Christian ethics.
An eyewitness to the struggles over Catholic church reform takes the reader through decades of social change and church life.
An organizer of the Nuns on the Bus campaign shows how deep faith practice leads to public action.
An attorney who represents immigrants shows how we might understad a comprehensive reform of the US system.
Spiritual writers from James Martin to Marianne Williamson offer inspiring true stories, poems, and essays that show the path to growth, wisdom, and compassion that comes through suffering.
A masterful three-step journey to become psychologically healthy, spiritually aware and active, and sometimes saintly.
A Rome insider examines Pope Francis’s distinctive agenda for the church and the forces mobilized against him.
An innovative and much-needed model for moral leadership in these times, based on integrity, courage, and imagination.
The fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
A practical guide for faith-based communities to move forward from a commitment to social justice to actually bringing about social change.
A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.
An ethical framework for the culture of encounter exhorted by Pope Francis, in an American context marked by rising individualism and divisiveness.
The late Archbishop's powerful words on behalf of his Salvadoran people, including Romero's final homily delivered just before his assassination.
Here, for the first time in print: a powerful selection of sermons and speeches by one of America’s most unforgettable orators and champions of human rights.
The bestselling author illuminates a spiritual journey that transcends inherited beliefs and makes them relevant for the twenty-first century.
A timely book that explores the culture of the Catholic Church and how it must change to end sex abuse.
A canonist and lawyer explores religious life today, its changes, challenges, and the emerging currents among the smaller cohorts of younger religious in mainstream communities.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
Shows us how to read the “living gospel” of every day holiness exemplified in the lives of saints and spiritual masters.
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.
An academically rigorous and and yet spiritually rich approach to the myriad global issues related to water.
A profound exploration of the contemporary human condition.
Explores the power and potential of Small Christian Communities for young adult Catholics in college--and beyond.
The inspiring story of the struggling peoples of the Smokey Mountain garbage dump in Manila, Philippines,and how, through their eyes, Father Benigno Beltran learned to read the Gospel anew.
A black South African and a white American theologian explore the biblical and theological foundations of reconciliation in the post-apartheid context.
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.
Where do we find hope in the hard work of human development?
A revised edition of the text that provides a theological reading of globalization and a global reading of theology.
Presents new and traditional environmental topics and analyzes the crucial decisions to be made in light of religious ethics.
A must-have text that addresses the tools of social analysis in every area of Christian life and pastoral care today.
Theologians, psychologists, educators, and religious leaders from various disciplines share their wisdom about a way of leadership able to meet the deep challenges of today's world.
A new edition of a classic text, including insights into Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
This book asks (and answers) an important question: How do we encourage and empower activists and scholars to work for environmental sustainability?
A succinct overview of Latin American theology at the crossroads.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
An essential collection of primary documents, from Pope Leo XIII's encyclical Rerum Novarum (1891) through Vatican II and Pope Francis's encyclical Laudato Si' (2015).
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
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).
Through the lens of Christology, a new approach to the theology of religions.
Essays, fiction, poems, meditations, and inspired ideas from world-famous writers on the grace and rewards of being kind.
An African perspective on Pope Francis’s understanding of what the church should be, called to mission in a wounded world.
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