Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
How the practice of Catholicism can transform culture and foster a world of justice and joy, peace and prosperity, liberty and love.
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.
The fascinating story of Archbishop Raymond G. Hunthausen of Seattle provides an historic look at a critical turning point for the American Catholic church.
A richly detailed account of the first attempt by western European Christian missionaries to realize the universality of Christianity.
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.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
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.
Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.
Shares new ways to think of God using Buddhist teachings.
Argues that the same social forces that have overturned other modes of violence can also end war.
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.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
A classic manual of spiritual formation offers a path for all modern seekers.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
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.
Explores Christian identity from a modern African perspective.
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.
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.
Asks whether Christians are fulfilling the stewardship commandment of Genesis to care for God's household.
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.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
"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 clear and contemporary guide for those practicing in more than one faith or trying to integrate their Judeo-Christian culture with the practice of Zen.
A popular Catholic author and theologian brings to light the meanings of meal, sacrifice, and real presence.
Prospects for evangelization in China, including lessons from the past, a survey of papal documents on China, and a look toward future possibilites.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
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.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
A leading spiritual writer provides deep insight into some of the best-known verses of the Bible.
The vision of Pope Francis, as seen by one of the world's leading liberation theologians.
What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?
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