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Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
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.
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
The mother of a murder victim makes the case against capital punishment.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
How Christian revelation overcomes violence, mimesis, and scapegoating.
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 excellent introduction to Christianity for those with little or no formal understanding of Jesus, the Church, or the Christian life.
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.
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
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 acclaimed writer takes up the challenge of teaching peace.
How do the needs of the world guide our choices about what to do with our lives?
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
An engaging meditation on how the fullness of being a Christian entails an embrace of creation.
The wondrous saving grace of Jesus comes alive in both image and word.
Prayers gathered from around the world by the Maryknoll family of Fathers, Brothers, Sisters, lay missioners, and supporters.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
The extraordinary story of how, among the nomadic Masai people of Tanzania, a Western missioner "finds" the gospel message he came to preach.
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.
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
A new edition of the best-selling classic on official Catholic Social Teaching.
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.
Peter C. Phan continues his seminal series on Asian theology, here focusing on the challenge of mission and inculturation.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
More than fifty drawings and engravings by master engraver Fritz Eichenberg evoke an eternal message of compassion and peace.
How one middle-class parish made an option for the poor and rediscovered the Gospel.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
Peter Phan reflects on how people can be genuinely religious if they live "interreligiously."
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.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
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.
A critical assessment of globalization by leading Catholic thinkers.
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
A classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
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 best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
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.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
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.
How the practice of Catholicism can transform culture and foster a world of justice and joy, peace and prosperity, liberty and love.
The counter-cultural message of St. Francis for the church, the world, and for disciples of Christ today.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
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 book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
Approaches christology as formed through the eyes of the disciples of Jesus.
Inspiring meditations from a modern monk, living in the "desert" of the inner city.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
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.
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.
A guide to living the Gospel as if the world mattered.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
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 provocative, international collection of essays that challenges current thinking on mission and the world Christian movement.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
Profiles individuals who illustrate the challenge of peacemaking, reconciliation, and restorative justice.
A theological exploration of the need for Christian compassion in today's world.
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
Addresses issues of racial justice in America and the Catholic Church, past and present.
A wonderful collection of inspirational ideas from great spiritual writers to enrich you every day of every year!
The powerful true story of two women: one who ministered to women in prostitution in Chicago and the friend who struggled to rise from its mean streets.
Original writings by eight engaged scholars provide a fresh, ecumenical approach to systematic theology in a Latino/a voice.
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