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An overview of Latina/o spiritualities today and the challenges that ethnic and spiritual diversity brings to Christian theology and ministry.
A practical guide for faith-based communities to move forward from a commitment to social justice to actually bringing about social change.
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
A must-have text that addresses the tools of social analysis in every area of Christian life and pastoral care today.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
In a revised edition of their popular work, two Catholics and two Protestants retell the story of St Francis with social and theological reflections for today.
In this timely and compelling book, Kelly Brown Douglas (author, The Black Christ) examines the myths and narratives underlying a “stand-your-ground” culture.
Profiles successful faith-based organizations now at work internationally, nationally, and locally, and explores their theological and spiritual roots.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
Spanning seven decades, this treasury of letters between the famous brothers offers extraordinary insight into their social activism, civil disobedience, peacemaking efforts, and sharp critiques of American foreign policy.
A compelling portrait of who Jesus is for the Black community, historically and today.
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.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
Offers readers the insight and inspiration to live out the gospel of Jesus Christ, the "glad tidings to the poor," here and now.
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).
Essays by the well-known liberation theologian on the church, Catholic social teaching, and evangelization.
A cherished resource for all who are trying to make sense of suffering, death, and life beyond death.
Approaches christology as formed through the eyes of the disciples of Jesus.
An ethical framework for the culture of encounter exhorted by Pope Francis, in an American context marked by rising individualism and divisiveness.
The well-known Peruvian theologian reviews the Bible from the standpoint of the struggling poor offering new and challenging insights on its meaning today.
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 telling meditation on the blessings from the Sermon on the mount shows how we might 'ascend' the Beatitudes to the fullness of Jesus' message.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
A missioner's memoir of teaching American literature in China during the time of the Tianamen Square uprising.
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
Drawing on lived experience and the spiritual traditions of both East and West young leaders of the new monastic movement introduce a new vision for contemplative life in the twenty-first century.
Millenial “seekers” and “nones” tell their own stories of faith, community, and action shedding light on the extraordinary changes in church affiliation.
A Rome insider examines Pope Francis’s distinctive agenda for the church and the forces mobilized against him.
The Latin American Jesuit's essays on the challenge the poor and oppressed make to Christian faith.
Offers a way of reading the sacred hymns and prayers as poetry, and as catalyst to community action.
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.
A short guide to the Christian life by one of the world's most popular spiritual writers.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Examines how the notion of Christian supremacy in the United States has led to white supremacy and how appropriate educational strategies can foster healing.
Reflects the many ways that women from around the world have borne witness to Jesus Christ in their own varied contexts.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
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.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
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.
Essays, fiction, poems, meditations, and inspired ideas from world-famous writers on the grace and rewards of being kind.
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.
The best-selling Benedictine sister reflects on images of the Stations of the Cross by a popular contempory artist.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
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.
In the centenary year of Merton’s birth, longtime peace activist and author John Dear reflects on Merton’s profound contributions to the practice and spirituality of peacemaking.
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.
Shows how the wisdom sayings and proverbs of Africa offer a new way to look at and understand the Christian mysteries.
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.
Reveals the surprisingly contemporary relevance of the Book of the Apocalypse through a fascinating socio-historical reading of the text.
The late Archbishop's powerful words on behalf of his Salvadoran people, including Romero's final homily delivered just before his assassination.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
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.
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.
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.
What Maryknoll missioners have learned from the people of God around the world.
Shows how black Christianity can recover the true message of the gospel.
The bestselling author illuminates a spiritual journey that transcends inherited beliefs and makes them relevant for the twenty-first century.
Inspirational profiles of white Americans who fought against racial injustice at great risk.
A masterful three-step journey to become psychologically healthy, spiritually aware and active, and sometimes saintly.
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 fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
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