The second volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete, authoritative collection of the work of the renowned scholar of religion.
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
Asks whether Christians are fulfilling the stewardship commandment of Genesis to care for God's household.
Contributions by leading scholars from around the world on “global Christianity,” the expression of faith emerging from the massive demographic movements of Christians that have serious implications for understanding Christian faith in the 21st century.
An African Christian surveys global megatrends to argue that immigrant groups are having a decisive impact on Christianity far different than those in the West expect.
Examines the relationship between Christianity and politics from the teachings of the Old and New Testaments through the patristic and medieval eras and the age of reform, to the age of revolution and throughout the twentieth century into the third millennium.
"A great strength of this collection of essays lies in the willingness of the authors to tackle the thorny ecclesiological problem of exclusion from multiple perspectives, often shedding fresh light on a longstanding ecclesial issue." —Richard R. Gaillardetz, from the Foreword
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.
Timely insights on traditional and non-traditional environmental topics that explore the relationship between Christianity and the natural world.
A new edition of the classic work written from inside the Vatican. "The best account of what the Council is all about."--The New York Times
Explores Christian identity from a modern African perspective.
This companion to History of the World Christian Movement explores how varied and multi-cultural Christian origins and history really are.
Gathers together for the first time in book form crucial texts from church bodies, including Catholic encyclicals, Evangelical statements, and declarations of the World Council of Churches.
This new collection of articles from Catholic and Protestant authors focus on mission and liberation, interfaith dialogue, and Christianity's role in the world.
Contributors' key essays explore issues of inculturation from Orthodox, Protestant, and Catholic perspectives.
Profiles successful faith-based organizations now at work internationally, nationally, and locally, and explores their theological and spiritual roots.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
An international team of scholars explicate the theology and practice of peacebuilding, past, present, and future.
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.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
Offers a construction of communion ecclesiology as a broad and inclusive category, examining the approaches of Johann Adam Mahler, Charles Journet, Henri de Lubac, Yves Congar, Karl Rahner, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Elizabeth Johnson, Joseph Ratzinger, other.
Prominent rabbis and others look at the Jewish Jesus both personally and historically.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
A study of the change of demographics and cultural focus of the Christianity from being centered in Europe and Southwest Asia to a global community.
Top scholars explore the pathbreaking work of Andrew Walls and its impact on the understanding of Christianity as a world religion, not merely a European one.
The author of Anatomy of Inculturation offers a compelling argument that despite missionary Christianity's refusal to acknowledge the worth of traditional African religious culture, the incarnational spirituality of those cultures remains vibrant and visible today.
Prospects for evangelization in China, including lessons from the past, a survey of papal documents on China, and a look toward future possibilites.
This interdisciplinary text for undergraduates explores the various literary genres in the Bible as well as biblical themes in contemporary literature.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
Explores the history and future of Christian mission.
This timely revision of a classic undergraduate text offers ten new case studies, including cases on immigration, foreclosures, water, ethical issues in the workplace, executive pay, same-sex marriage, and physician-assisted death.
Argues that the same social forces that have overturned other modes of violence can also end war.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
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