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A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Shows how participation in the Eucharist can mobilize not only individual sharing but community action to end hunger.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
In a time of fear and violence the beloved spiritual writer offers a three-fold path for Christians to embrace Jesus' ethic of peacemaking in our lives, communities, and world.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
A popular Catholic author and theologian brings to light the meanings of meal, sacrifice, and real presence.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
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.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.
Reveals the liberative themes of both sacred and secular songs of the African American community.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
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.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
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.
This portrait of Jesus centers on the last week of Jesus' life and startles us with its power to heal.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Explores the ways in which we worship false gods, and what can happen when we let them go and open ourselves to the experience of divine Love and Wisdom.
U.S. women religious leaders connect the soul of an organization with the soul of the world.
Offers a thoughtful selection of Gandhi's writings on Christianity and Christians.
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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