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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.
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.
Refections on the message and mission of Jesus from one of Latin America's leadign liberation theologians.
The English translation of the Guatemalan Catholic church's human rights report on thirty years of devastating violence in Guatemala offers a testament to those who suffered and died there and to those who still struggle for justice and peace there.
Helps members of every denomination understand how they fit into the mosaic of the many churches' witness to the Gospel.
A fascinating look at the life and work of Alexandre de Rhodes, the seventeenth century Jesuit considered to be the founder of Vietnamese Christianity.
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated overview of the Christian contemplative tradition from the time of Jesus up to the present day.
In this challenging work the author of "Come Out, My People!" explores how Jesus' prophetic message was transformed into a "religion of empire" through the influence of Roman imperial structure and Greek philosophy.
An international team of scholars explicate the theology and practice of peacebuilding, past, present, and future.
Provides and original history and analysis of Asian Christian theologies, past and present, with a critical eye toward those expressions foreign to the Asian experience and context.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
Critiques pluralism and exclusivism offering instead a Trinitarian theology of religions.
Key historic documents demonstrate the contributions of black Catholics in America.
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.
Offers a fresh perspective on mestizaje--the distincitve biological and cultural intermixture that occurred in the "New World."
Spanning seven decades, this treasury of letters between the famous brothers offers extraordinary insight into their social activism, civil disobedience, peacemaking efforts, and sharp critiques of American foreign policy.
One of the most creative American theologians of the past fifty years, Harvey Cox is best known as the author of The Secular City, among the true classics in religious studies.
The collected lectures and articles of the noted missionary and historian Andrew Walls.
No one who reads Walls' latest book will ever think the same again about World Christianity and the history of its cross-cultural transmission.
Explores the history and future of Christian mission.
The final volume in a major historical trilogy that documents the lives and contributions of Christian women from the beginnings of Christianity to now.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
A fascinating behind-the-scenes account of history in the making.
Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.
One of the foremost womanist scholars of religion explores the complex interrelation of gender, race, and class that make up the spiritual experience of black women.
Addresses issues of racial justice in America and the Catholic Church, past and present.
A leading African American theologian offers a challenging look at the relationship of God, faith, society, and action.
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.
The renowned Trappist monk's reflections on the threat of nuclear war and the urgency of peace.
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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