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Offers a new translation of the original story of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and reflects on its meaning for the faithful and the church today.
Lessons taught and learned by the beloved spiritual writer, Henri Nouwen, while living among missioners and the poor they serve in Latin America.
How one middle-class parish made an option for the poor and rediscovered the Gospel.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
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.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
A theological exploration of the need for Christian compassion in today's world.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
Offers a deep and deeply personal reflection on Merton's prophetic stance again war and violence that is more relevant than ever for our world today.
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.
This volume brings together the full text of Laudato Si' with reflections by Sean McDonagh, one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
The author of "A Sacred Voice is Calling" explores the lifelong process of human becoming through the biblical call to justice, love, and humility.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
Millenial “seekers” and “nones” tell their own stories of faith, community, and action shedding light on the extraordinary changes in church affiliation.
A revised edition of the text that provides a theological reading of globalization and a global reading of theology.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
What Maryknoll missioners have learned from the people of God around the world.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
Proposes an understanding of development in which the physical, social, and spiritual dimensions of life are seamlessly interrelated—and shows how it can be done.
Offers a way of reading the sacred hymns and prayers as poetry, and as catalyst to community action.
Leading ethicists from around the globe explore the ethical and moral challenges surrounding immigration, globalization, and the refugee crises.
An astonishing synthesis of humankind's understanding of the Spirit that energizes and runs through all Creation.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
"The opposite of authentic hope isn't despair. It is inauthentic hope. Inauthentic hope is optimism disconnected from reality. . ."
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
A thoroughly updated edition of the popular work on what globalization does to the earth’s most vulnerable peoples—and what can be done about it.
The extraordinary story of how, among the nomadic Masai people of Tanzania, a Western missioner "finds" the gospel message he came to preach.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
Where do we find hope in the hard work of human development?
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
An engaging meditation on how the fullness of being a Christian entails an embrace of creation.
The Pope’s most prophetic writings on the environment.
This brilliant snapshot of the Black Church today puts a spotlight on its vibrant worship, its approach to doctrine, and its role in social activism.
An excellent introduction to Christianity for those with little or no formal understanding of Jesus, the Church, or the Christian life.
A selection of 33 essays by the 20th century spiritual master that provides a broad cross section of Merton's work as an essayist, collection pieces that reflect characteristic examples of his astonishing output and the fantastic breadth of his interests.
A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
The former president of Haiti's writings and sermons on the harsh reality and stubborn hope of the people of Haiti.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
Addresses issues of racial justice in America and the Catholic Church, past and present.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
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.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
In this third volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Reflects the many ways that women from around the world have borne witness to Jesus Christ in their own varied contexts.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
This portrait of Jesus centers on the last week of Jesus' life and startles us with its power to heal.
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.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
This book asks (and answers) an important question: How do we encourage and empower activists and scholars to work for environmental sustainability?
An acclaimed writer takes up the challenge of teaching peace.
A new edition of the best-selling classic on official Catholic Social Teaching.
An original exploration of the life of Jesus and the teachings of Gandhi--one that puts nonviolent action at the very heart of Christian salvation.
A classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American women.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
Offers readers the insight and inspiration to live out the gospel of Jesus Christ, the "glad tidings to the poor," here and now.
An intimate window on Pope Francis’s personal faith, and an incomparable introduction to the gospel.
A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
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).
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.
Hearts on Fire shows how—in their process of growth and conversion—the Maryknoll Sisters have made an indelible mark on the church and the world.
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.
Resilience is the immune system of the human spirit, and this book teaches us how to cultivate it in ourselves, our families, and our communities.
The counter-cultural message of St. Francis for the church, the world, and for disciples of Christ today.
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
A new edition of a classic text, including insights into Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
Shows how friendship, in the Old Testament as well as the life and teachings of Jesus, is the heart of true Christian community around the world.
A critical assessment of globalization by leading Catholic thinkers.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
Can the world change from a culture of domination to one of friendship? Can human nature evolve for the better? Yes, says philosopher Beatrice Bruteau: The Holy Thursday Revolution shows the way.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
An intimate biography of one of the most beloved spiritual voices of our time.
A timely exploration of the life of Catholic women religious in America today—and tomorrow.
Famous writers--including Wendell Berry, Joan Chittister, James Martin, Mary Oliver, and David Stendl-Rast--share their experiences, essays, fiction, poems, meditations, and inspired ideas on the joy of being thankful.
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