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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.
U.S. women religious leaders connect the soul of an organization with the soul of the world.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
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 must-have text that addresses the tools of social analysis in every area of Christian life and pastoral care today.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
A practical guide for faith-based communities to move forward from a commitment to social justice to actually bringing about social change.
An overview of Latina/o spiritualities today and the challenges that ethnic and spiritual diversity brings to Christian theology and ministry.
The well-known biblical storyteller turns to the significance of the sacraments and the way they draw Christians together to pray and act as Jesus taught.
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.
A black South African and a white American theologian explore the biblical and theological foundations of reconciliation in the post-apartheid context.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
Addresses issues of racial justice in America and the Catholic Church, past and present.
Offers an invaluable exploration of the history and practice of Christian contemplative prayer, from the Bible to contemporary science.
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.
A timely exploration of the life of Catholic women religious in America today—and tomorrow.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
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.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
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.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
A new edition of a classic text, including insights into Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
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 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.
A chronicle of faith and action through a decade of protest, idealism, and change.
This volume brings together the full text of Laudato Si' with reflections by Sean McDonagh, one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American women.
In this fourth volume of his morning homilies 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.
In this second volume Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
An innovative and much-needed model for moral leadership in these times, based on integrity, courage, and imagination.
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.
A provocative, international collection of essays that challenges current thinking on mission and the world Christian movement.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
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.
A profound exploration of the contemporary human condition.
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.
Leading ethicists from around the globe explore the ethical and moral challenges surrounding immigration, globalization, and the refugee crises.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
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.
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.
A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
A succinct overview of Latin American theology at the crossroads.
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.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
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.
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.
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
The beloved spiritual writer is our guide in this unique retelling of the Gospels, beautifully illustrated with drawings of Rembrandt.
A biblically grounded presentation of the value of migrants, immigrants, and refugees to each and all of us.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
An excellent introduction to Christianity for those with little or no formal understanding of Jesus, the Church, or the Christian life.
This book asks (and answers) an important question: How do we encourage and empower activists and scholars to work for environmental sustainability?
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.
What does it mean to be embodiments of the Spirit of God on earth, and why is it so important to understand it?
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