A new edition of a spiritual classic: A Jesuit priest finds fresh meaning in biblical teachings through the experience of Zen Buddhism.
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.
The first full-length study of women's changing roles in Christian mission.
The second volume in a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and contributions of Christian women from the beginning of Christianity to the present.In this volume Mary Malone explores the fascinating period of the medieval world, from 1000 to 1500. She brings to life women who were mystics and doctors of the church together with those who suffered persecution for pushing boundaries that would one day become mainstream. From Hildegarde of Bingen to Catherine of Siena, from Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine to Marguerite Porete, she gives us history that inspires and values that endure.
The first volume in the first work of its kind--a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and achievements of women in the church from Jesus' day to ours.
These addresses, marked by warmth, love, and sometimes sharp criticism, reveal the heart of a pastor filled with love for the people of God and for all who serve them.
This astonishing book by a colleague of Nelson Mandela reveals the richness of Africa's peoples, traditions, and cultures--and why that is good news for the world.
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.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
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.
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.
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.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
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
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.
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
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.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
This portrait of Jesus centers on the last week of Jesus' life and startles us with its power to heal.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
Inspiring meditations on the Way of the Cross for everyone's life journey.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
Reveals the liberative themes of both sacred and secular songs of the African American community.
An understanding of the Trinity as the Source, Word, and Spirit of Love that unites everyone and everything into wholeness.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Meeting for long, midnight conversations in Paris, two poets and prophetic peacemakers explore together the farthest farthest reaches of truth. East and West flow together in this remarkable book as Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh and Jesuit Daniel Berrigan discuss war and peace, Jesus and Buddha, life and death.
In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
From an historical and theological perspective, an analysis of Francis’s papacy as it opens Catholicism toward a new global dimension.
What are theologians around the world saying about the Holy Spirit? Where and how is the Spirit moving in the world today?
A fascinating behind-the-scenes account of history in the making.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
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.
Profiles successful faith-based organizations now at work internationally, nationally, and locally, and explores their theological and spiritual roots.
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.
U.S. women religious leaders connect the soul of an organization with the soul of the world.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
A exploration of African American spirituality
The second volume in the Opera Omnia of Raimon Panikkar, the complete, authoritative collection of the work of the renowned scholar of religion.
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