Christianity

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Christian Uniqueness Reconsidered, The Myth of a Pluralistic Theology of Religions, Faith Meets Faith Series, Gavin D'Costa, 250, Softcover

Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.

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Christianity in Africa, The Renewal of a Non-Western Religion, Kwame Bediako, bibliography, index, 284, Softcover

Explores Christian identity from a modern African perspective.

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Jesus and the Other Names, Christian Mission & Global Responsibility, Paul F. Knitter, 216, Softcover

Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.

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New Directions in Mission and Evangelization 1, Basic Statements 1974-91, James A. Scherer, Steven B. Bevans, 344, Softcover

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.

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New Directions in Mission and Evangelization 2, Theological Foundations, James A. Scherer, Steven B. Bevans, 256, Softcover

This new collection of articles from Catholic and Protestant authors focus on mission and liberation, interfaith dialogue, and Christianity's role in the world.

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The Seven Last Words, Michael H. Crosby, 150, Softcover

In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.

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The Spirituals and the Blues, An Interpretation, James H. Cone, 152, Softcover

Reveals the liberative themes of both sacred and secular songs of the African American community.

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West African Christianity, The Religious Impact, Lamin Sanneh, 286, Softcover

Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.

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The Buddha and the Christ, Explorations in Buddhist and Christian Origins, Faith Meets Faith Series, Leo D. Lefebure, 240, Softcover

A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.

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At the Fountain of Elijah, The Carmelite Tradition, Wilfrid McGreal, 136, Softcover

Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.

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From the Heart of Our People, Latino/a Explorations in Catholic Systematic Theology, Orlando O. Espin, Miguel H. Diaz, 294, Softcover

What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?

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Go Preach!, Mark's Kingdom Message and the Black Church Today, Brian K. Blount, 240, Softcover

Explores Mark's Gospel in both its original context and as related to the life of the Black church today. 

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The New Catholicity, Theology between the Global and the Local, Robert J. Schreiter, C.PP.S., 164, Softcover

In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.

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New Directions in Mission and Evangelization 3, Faith and Culture, James A. Scherer, Steven B. Bevans, 300, Softcover

Contributors' key essays explore issues of inculturation from Orthodox, Protestant, and Catholic perspectives.

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Vatican Council II, Xavier Rynne, 616, Softcover

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

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Were You There?, Stations of the Cross, Diana L. Hayes, Art by Charles Ndege, 112, Softcover

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.

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The Raft is Not the Shore, Conversations Toward a Buddhist-Christian Awareness, Thich Nhat Hanh, Daniel Berrigan, 160, Softcover

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.

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Living Well, Scriptural Reflections for Every Day, Joan Chittister, 160, Softcover
Joan Chittister begins each month with a personal story that relates to a passage from the Bible, and continues with a meditation for each day.
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Women & Christianity: Volume 1, The First Thousand Years, Mary T. Malone, 280, Softcover

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.

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Resurrection Song, African American Spirituality, Flora Bridges, 200, Softcover

A exploration of African American spirituality

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Communion Ecclesiology, Vision and Versions, Dennis M. Doyle, 192, Softcover

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.

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Eyes to See, Ears to Hear, An Introduction to Ignatian Spirituality, David Lonsdale, 208, Softcover

A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.

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Journeys on the Edges, The Celtic Tradition, , , Thomas O'Loughlin, , , , , , 144, Softcover

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.

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Jesus Through Jewish Eyes, Rabbis and Scholars Engage an Ancient Brother in New Conversation, Beatrice Bruteau, 216, Softcover

Prominent rabbis and others look at the Jewish Jesus both personally and historically.

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Confession, Doorway to Forgiveness, Jim Forest, 160, Softcover

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.

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Women & Christianity: Volume 2, From 1000 to the Reformation, Mary T. Malone, 280, Softcover

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.

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Introducing Christianity, Sally Bruyneel, Alan G. Padgett, 160, Softcover

An excellent introduction to Christianity for those with little or no formal understanding of Jesus, the Church, or the Christian life.

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Changing Frontiers of Mission, American Society of Missiology Series, Wilbert R. Shenk, notes, bibliography, index, 250, Softcover

Explores the history and future of Christian mission.

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Love in a Fearful Land, A Guatemalan Story, Henri Nouwen, Photographs by Peter Weiskel, 128, Softcover

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.

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The Black Church in the Post-Civil Rights Era, Anthony B. Pinn, 192, Softcover

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.

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Reading the Bible from the Margins, Miguel A. De La Torre, 160, Softcover

How to read the Bible from the perspective of the poor, the oppressed, and victims of discrimination.

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Christian Spirituality, God's Presence through the Ages, Richard Woods, 380, Softcover

A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.

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Zen and the Bible, J. K. Kadowaki, 192, Softcover

A new edition of a spiritual classic: A Jesuit priest finds fresh meaning in biblical teachings through the experience of Zen Buddhism.

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Our Restless Heart, The Augustinian Tradition, Thomas F. Martin, O.S.A., Notes, bibliography, 144, Softcover

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.

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A Vision Betrayed, The Jesuits in China and Japan, 1542-1742, Andrew Ross, 200, Softcover

A richly detailed account of the first attempt by western European Christian missionaries to realize the universality of Christianity.

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Heart Speaks to Heart, The Salesian Spiritual Tradition, Traditions of Christian Spirituality Series, Wendy M. Wright, 160, Softcover

The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.

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We Drink from Our Own Wells, The Spiritual Journey of a People, Gustavo Gutierrez, 210, Softcover

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.

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Understanding Other Religious Worlds, A Guide for Interreligious Education, Faith Meets Faith Series, Judith A. Berling, 160, Softcover

Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.

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Readings in World Christian History, Volume 1: Earliest Christianity to 1453, John Coakley, Andrea Sterk, 416, Softcover

This companion to History of the World Christian Movement explores how varied and multi-cultural Christian origins and history really are.

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Broken Bread and Broken Bodies, The Lord's Supper and World Hunger, Joseph Grassi, 128, Softcover

Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.

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Following in the Footsteps of Christ, The Anabaptist Tradition, Traditions of Christian Spirituality Series, C. Arnold Snyder, 192, Softcover

An introduction to the Anabaptists.

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Peace in the Post-Christian Era, First Time in Print!, Thomas Merton, 224, Softcover

Merton's prophetic testament on war and peace.

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Buddhists and Christians, Through Comparative Theology to Solidarity, Faith Meets Faith Series, James L. Fredericks, 152, Softcover

Shares new ways to think of God using Buddhist teachings.

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The Blindfold's Eyes, My Journey from Torture to Truth, Sister Dianna Ortiz, with Patricia Davis, 496, Softcover

The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.

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The Way We Were, A Story of Conversion and Renewal, Joan Chittister, 256, Softcover

This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.

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Dorothy Day, Selected Writings, Anniversary Edition, Robert Ellsberg, 436, Softcover

A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.

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Jesus Today, A Spirituality of Radical Freedom, Albert Nolan, 172, Softcover

The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.

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The Ten Commandments, Laws of the Heart, Joan Chittister, 160, Softcover

Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life? 

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A Faith that Frees, Catholic Matters for the 21st Century, Richard G. Malloy, Catholic Press Association Award Winner, 230, Softcover

How the practice of Catholicism can transform culture and foster a world of justice and joy, peace and prosperity, liberty and love.

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Women In Mission, From the New Testament to Today, American Society of Missiology Series, Susan E. Smith, 224, Softcover

The first full-length study of women's changing roles in Christian mission.

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The Holy Spirit in the World, A Global Conversation, Kirsteen Kim, 256, Softcover

What are theologians around the world saying about the Holy Spirit? Where and how is the Spirit moving in the world today?

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No Salvation Outside the Poor, Prophetic-Utopian Essays, Jon Sobrino, 176, Softcover

Reflections on faith and the meaning of discipleship in our time.

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Beyond Christendom, Globalization, African Migration, and the Transformation of the West, Jehu J. Hanciles, 448, Softcover

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.

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American Indian Liberation, A Theology of Sovereignty, George E. "Tink" Tinker, 192, Softcover

Demonstrates how amer-eurocentric understandings of Jesus and God clash with American Indian worldviews, and how American Indian Christians define themselves and their faith today.

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Paradigm Shifts in Christian Witness, Insights from Anthropology, Communication, and Spiritual Power, Charles E. Van Engen, J. Dudley Woodberry, Darrell Whiteman, 208, Softcover

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.

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Henri Nouwen, His Life and Vision, Michael O'Laughlin, 176, Softcover

A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.

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Holiness, Catholic Spirituality for Adults, William J. O'Malley, 144, softcover

A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.

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Jesus, A Portrait, Gerald O'Collins, 176, Softcover

In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.

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Following Jesus, Catholic Spirituality for Adults, John Shea, 128, softcover

Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.

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Hope and History, Why We Must Share the Story of the Movement, Vincent Harding, 240, Softcover

From the sit-ins and freedom marches of the sixties, to the election of Barack Obama--the story and lessons of a great journey of hope and transformation.

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Illuminated Life, Monastic Wisdom for Seekers of Light, Joan Chittister, 144, Softcover

Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.

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Why Africa Matters, Cedric Mayson, 192, Softcover

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.

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A Christian View of Islam, Essays on Dialogue, Faith Meets Faith Series, Thomas F. Michel, S.J., Irfan A. Omar, 220, Softcover

Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.

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Faith, What It Is and What It Isn't, Terrence W. Tilley, 160, Softcover

For college and study groups, an introduction to religion and theology that addresses the core questions about what faith is and what having faith means in the 21st century.

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Peacebuilding, Catholic Theology, Ethics, and Praxis, Robert R. Schreiter, R. Scott Appleby, Gerard F. Powers, 480, Softcover

An international team of scholars explicate the theology and practice of peacebuilding, past, present, and future.

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God, Creation, and Climate Change, A Catholic Response to the Environmental Crisis, Richard W. Miller, 144, Softcover

Leading theologians and ethicists reflect on the most serious crisis of our time, offering insights from theology, history, and ethics to aid in the transformation required to meet it.

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Understanding World Christianity, The Vision and Work of Andrew F. Walls, American Society of Missiology Series, William R. Burrows, Mark R. Gornik, Janice A. McLean, 240, Softcover

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.

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Walking with the Poor (2nd Ed), Principles and Practices of Transformational Development, Bryant L. Myers, 416, Softcover

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.

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In the Beginning Was the Spirit, Science, Religion, and Indigenous Spirituality, Diarmuid O'Murchu, 260, Softcover

An astonishing synthesis of humankind's understanding of the Spirit that energizes and runs through all Creation.

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Christian Spirituality for Seekers, Reflections on the Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius Loyola, Roger Haight, 320, Softcover

A classic manual of spiritual formation offers a path for all modern seekers.

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Ecclesiology and Exclusion, Boundaries of Being and Belonging in Postmodern Times, Dennis M. Doyle, Timothy J. Furry, Pascal D. Bazzell, Notes, 256, Softcover

"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

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The Poetic Imagination, An Anglican Spiritual Tradition, , , L. William Countryman, , , , , , 214, Softcover
An original approach to Anglican spirituality through the lens of lyric poetry.
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Poverty and Joy, The Franciscan Tradition, , , William J. Short, O.F.M., , , , , , 144, Softcover
The perfect introduction to the spiritual tradition founded by Francis and Clare.
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Prayer and Community, The Benedictine Tradition, , , Columba Stewart, O.S.B., , , , , , 136, Softcover
The Benedictine approach to prayer, spiritual reading, obedience, community, work, and time.
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Do You Love Me?, Jesus Questions the Church, Michael H. Crosby, 264, Softcover
Challenging reflections on the Gospel of John and its relevance to the tensions in the church today between models of law and love.
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Silence and Witness, The Quaker Tradition, Traditions of Christian Spirituality Series, Michael Birkel, 160, Softcover
This authoritative and accessible guide is the ideal introduction for readers of every background to the Friends' teachings, ideals and models of spiritual growth.
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The Selfless Way of Christ, Downward Mobility and the Spiritual Life, Henri Nouwen, 96, Softcover

A short guide to the Christian life by one of the world's most popular spiritual writers.

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In the Company of the Poor, Conversations with Dr. Paul Famer and Fr. Gustavo Gutierrez, Paul Farmer, Gustavo Gutierrez, Michael Griffin, Jennie Weiss Block, Foreword by Fr. Bruno Cadore, O.P., Index, 224, Softcover

A courageous physician and a path-breaking theologian explore their common option for the poor.


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What Is Not Sacred?, African Spirituality, Laurenti Magesa, Index, 224, Softcover

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.

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Discovering Trinity in Disability, A Theology for Embracing Difference, Miroslaw Tataryn, Maria Truchan-Tataryn, Bibliography, 128, Softcover

Drawing on scripture, theology, and the psersonal experience of their daughter's severe disablitiy, the authors explore the theological meaning of disbility and the special insights it affords into the mystery of God's Trinitaian being.

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The Unquiet Monk, Thomas Merton's Questing Faith, Michael W. Higgins, Outside US contact Novalis, Canada, 128pp, softcover

For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.

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Walk with Jesus, Stations of the Cross, 25th Anniversary Edition, Henri Nouwen, Sister Helen David, Full color illustrations, 112, softcover

A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.

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St Francis and the Foolishness of God, Revised Edition, Marie Dennis, Joseph Nangle OFM, Cynthia Moe-Lobeda, Stuart Taylor, 240, softcover

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.

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A Still and Quiet Conscience, The Archbishop Who Challenged a Pope, a President, and a Church, John A. McCoy, index, b/w photos, 368, softcover

The fascinating story of Archbishop Raymond G. Hunthausen of Seattle provides an historic look at a critical turning point for the American Catholic church.

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Spirit of Fire, The Life and Vision of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Revised Edition, Ursula King, index, b/w photos, 272, softcover

A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.

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Structures of Grace, Catholic Organizations Serving the Global Common Good, Kevin Ahern, index, appendix, 224, softcover

Profiles successful faith-based organizations now at work internationally, nationally, and locally, and explores their theological and spiritual roots.

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Religion and Religions, Opera Omnia Volume II, Raimon Panikkar, edited by Milena Carrara Pavan, index, glossary, appendix, 480, cloth (printed binding)

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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The Works of Mercy, Pope Francis, Foreword by James Keenan, SJ, 208, softcover

Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message. 

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Joan Chittister, Essential Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters, Mary Lou Kownacki, Mary Hembrow Snyder, 256, Softcover

This volume captures and distills Chittister's message--including reflections on her own journey, why she remains in the church, and what sustains her faith.

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Crossing Cultural Frontiers, Studies in the History of World Christianity, Andrew F. Walls, Edited by Mark R. Gornik, Index, 296, Softcover
A  fresh interpretation of the history of World Christianity that focuses on mission and the cross-cultural transmission of the Gospel.
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$28.00
Women Leaders in the Student Christian Movement, 1880-1920, American Society of Missiology , Thomas A. Russell, Index, photos, 288, Softcover
The previously untold story of the courageous woman pioneers who served as leaders in the early Student Christian Movement.
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Mothers of Faith, Motherhood in the Christian Tradition, Wilfred M. Sumani, 240, softcover
A faith-based reflection on the experiences of mothers, both ancient and contemporary, in the Bible and Christian tradition.
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The Source of All Love, Catholicity and the Trinity, Catholicity in an Evolving Universe, Heidi Russell, Foreword by Ilia Delio, Photos, 216, softcover

An understanding of the Trinity as the Source, Word, and Spirit of Love that unites everyone and everything into wholeness. 

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With the Smell of the Sheep, The Pope Speaks to Priests, Bishops, and Other Shepherds, Pope Francis, Edited by Giuseppe Merola, Foreword by Bishop Robert Barron, 320, softcover

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.

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A Passion for Life, Devotional Edition, Joan Chittister, 22 Icons by Robert Lentz, 224, Softcover

The modern icons of Robert Lentz and the reflections of Joan Chittister give us the lives of over two dozen saints, prophets, and witnesses who speak to the spiritual questions of our time.

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For Everything A Season, Joan Chittister, 160, Softcover

A leading spiritual writer provides deep insight into some of the best-known verses of the Bible.

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