Religion, Politics & State

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A Black Theology of Liberation, Fortieth Anniversary Edition, James H. Cone, 176, Softcover

The classics texts in black theology, now with new concluding reflections by the author.

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A Black Theology of Liberation, 50th Anniversary Editon, James H. Cone, Introduction by Peter J. Paris, Afterword by Kelly Brown Douglas, 208, softcover
The classic text turns 50 and is more relevant than ever in the age of Black Lives Matter.
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A Monk in the Inner City, The ABCs of a Spiritual Journey, Mary Lou Kownacki, 176, Softcover

Inspiring meditations from a modern monk, living in the "desert" of the inner city.

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A Native American Theology, Clara Sue Kidwell, Homer Noley, George E. Tinker, 192, Softcover

The first book to articulate a comprehensive and systematic Christian theology through Native American eyes.

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A Palestinian Christian Cry for Reconciliation, Naim Stifan Ateek, 224, Softcover

A Palestinian Christian Arab, citizen of Israel, provides a sharp analysis of the conflict, centered on the land and its meaning for all the region's inhabitants.

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A Palestinian Theology of Liberation, The Bible, Justice, and the Palestine-Israel Conflict, Naim Stifan Ateek, Foreword by Walter Brueggemann, 192, Softcover

The Palestinian Christian author of Justice and Only Justice explores the historical and biblical roots of this conflict, and provides principles for its resolution.

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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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A Theology of Liberation, History, Politics, and Salvation, 15h Anniversary Edition, Gustavo Gutierrez, A New Introduction by the Author, 300, Softcover

The single most lucid, direct, and powerful statement of the heart of liberation theology.

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A Theology of Southeast Asia, Liberation-Postcolonial Ethics in the Philippines, Duffy Lectures Boston College, Agnes M. Brazal, Index, 232, softcover
An incisive look at postcolonial theology and ethics in the Philippines, including the struggles of indigenous peoples.
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A Worldwide Heart, The Life of Maryknoll Father John J. Considine, Robert Hurteau, b/w photos, index, 320, Softcover

The biography of a tireless American Catholic mission promoter and Maryknoll legend offers a fascinating window on the Catholic missionary movement in the twentieth century.

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Ambassadors of Reconciliation - Volume I, New Testament Reflections on Restorative Justice and Peacemaking, Ched Myers, Elaine Enns, 192, Softcover

Two activist scholars offer scriptural foundations for the cause of restorative justice.

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Ambassadors of Reconciliation - Volume II, Diverse Christian Practices of Restorative Justice and Peacemaking, Elaine Enns, Ched Myers, 184, Softcover

Profiles individuals who illustrate the challenge of peacemaking, reconciliation, and restorative justice.

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American Nonviolence, The History of an Idea, Ira Chernus, 248, Softcover

From the Anabaptists to Thich Nhat Hanh, the evolution of a powerful American idea.

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At Play in the Lions' Den, A Biography and Memoir of Daniel Berrigan, Jim Forest, Index, 200+ b/w photos, 352, Softcover
The most comprehensive and intimate picture yet available of the Jesuit priest, poet, and modern-day prophet.
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Black Religion and Black Radicalism, An Interpretation of the Religious History of African Americans, Gayraud S. Wilmore, 325, Softcover
The classic statement of African American religious history.
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Black Theology and Black Power, 50th Anniversary Edition, James H. Cone, Introduction by Cornel West, Index, 208, softcover
A new edition of a classic of contemporary theology, a product of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements in 1960's America and still relevant and challenging after 50 years.
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Catholic Realism and the Abolition of War, David Carroll Cochran, index, 256, softcover

Argues that the same social forces that have overturned other modes of violence can also end war.

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Choosing Mercy, A Mother of Murder Victims Pleads to End the Death Penalty, Antoinette Bosco, Notes, bibliography, resources, 240, Softcover

The mother of a murder victim makes the case against capital punishment.

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Choosing Peace, The Catholic Church Returns to Gospel Nonviolence, Marie Dennis, Index, 272, softcover
Leading Catholic peace scholars and activists show advance the conversation on the tradition and practice of nonviolence in a violent world.
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Christian Socialism, An Informal History, Second Edition, John C. Cort, New Introduction by Gary Dorrien, Index, 448, softcover
What does “socialism” actually mean, and what is its relation to Christian social principles?
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Christianity and the Political Order, Conflict, Cooptation, and Cooperation, Theology in Global Perspective Series, Kenneth R. Himes, OFM, index, 368, Softcover

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.

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Citizen of the World, Suffering and Solidarity in the 21st Century, Donald H. Dunson, James A. Dunson, III, Index, 192, Softcover

Concerned practitioners of Christian compassion face some vexing questions: how do we avoid a kind of "poverty toursim" or "slacktivism" in our response to suffering.

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Cloud of Witnesses, Jim Wallis, Joyce Hollyday, 320, Softcover

An introduction to peacemakers, martyrs, and saints who have embodied the gospel challenge of our day.

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Cold War Letters, Thomas Merton, 172, Softcover

The renowned Trappist monk's reflections on the threat of nuclear war and the urgency of peace.

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Decolonizing Biblical Studies, A View from the Margins, Fernando F. Segovia, 180, Softcover

A study of the relationship between Biblical Studies and colonization, with ways to separate the two on both a conceptual level as well as a practical one.

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Dignity and Justice, Welcoming the Stranger at Our Border, Linda Dakin-Grimm, Index, 180, softcover
An attorney who represents immigrants shows how we might understad a comprehensive reform of the US system.
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Disturbing the Peace, The Story of Father Roy Bourgeois and the Movement to Close the School of the Americas, , , James Hodge, Linda Cooper, , , , , 240, Softcover
The inspiring journey of a prophetic priest and his campaign to close the Army school responsible for training dictators and death squad leaders.
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Empire Baptized, How the Church Embraced What Jesus Rejected (Second--Fifth Centuries), Wes Howard-Brook, Maps, index, 384, softcover

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.

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Engaged Spirituality, Faith Life in the Heart of the Empire, Joseph Nangle, O.F.M., 160, Softcover

A guide to living the Gospel as if the world mattered.

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Faith and Resistance in the Age of Trump, Miguel A. De La Torre, editor, Foreword by Jim Wallis, Index, 272, softcover
Reflections by scholars and activists from numerous religious and denominational perspectives on faith and healing during the Trump presidency.
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Faith in the Face of Empire, The Bible through Palestinian Eyes, Mitri Raheb, 168, softcover

Through Palestinian eyes, a challenging view of how the reality of empire shapes the context of the biblical story and the ongoing experience of Middle East conflict.

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Franz Jagerstatter, Letters and Writings from Prison, Erna Putz, 260, Softcover

Writings and letters by the Austrian farmer who chose death rather than serve the Third Reich.

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God of the Oppressed, James H. Cone, 300, Softcover

A leading African American theologian offers a challenging look at the relationship of God, faith, society, and action.

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Guatemala: Never Again!, The Human Rights Report, Recovery of Historical Memory Project (REMHI), Human Rights Office, Archdiocese of Guatemala, Foreword by Thomas Quigley, 372, Softcover

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.

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Gustavo Gutierrez, Essential Writings, James Nickoloff, 350, Softcover
Selections from the major works of the Peruvian theologian introduces readers to the work of a great modern Christian thinker who has permanently altered...
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Holy Trinity, Perfect Community, Leonardo Boff, 144, Softcover

The eminent Brazilian theology unpacks the mysteries of Trinitarian faith.

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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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Hope in an Age of Despair, And Other Talks and Writings, Albert Nolan, 192, Softcover

A bestselling author on building a spirituality of resistance to the despair and injustice we find in the world.

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Hunger for Hope, Prophetic Communities, Contemplation, and the Common Good, Simone Campbell, SSS, 160, softcover
An organizer of the Nuns on the Bus campaign shows how deep faith practice leads to public action.
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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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In the Parish of the Poor, Writings from Haiti, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, 150, Softcover

The former president of Haiti's writings and sermons on the harsh reality and stubborn hope of the people of Haiti.

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Introducing Liberation Theology, Leonardo Boff, Clodovis Boff, 112, Softcover

Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.

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Jacques Ellul, Essential Spiritual Writings, Modern Spiritual Masters, Edited by Jacob E. Van Vleet, 176, softcover

Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.

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Jesus Christ Liberator, A Critical Christology for Our Time, Leonardo Boff, 335, Softcover

The Brazilian theologian offers an interpretation of the life and message of Jesus and the tenets of christology.

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JFK and the Unspeakable, Why He Died and Why It Matters, James W. Douglass, 544, Hardcover

A fascinating and disturbing work that presents a compelling account of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and why unmasking this truth remains crucial for the future of our country and the world. 

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Justice and Peace, A Christian Primer, Third Edition, J. Milburn Thompson, 384, softcover
A new edition of the classic introduction to Christian social justice.
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Lazarus, Come Forth!, How Jesus Confronts the Culture of Death and Invites Us into the New Life of Peace, John Dear, 144, Softcover

Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.

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Let Justice Be Done, Writings from American Abolitionists, 1688-1865, Kerry Walters, 208, softcover

A powerful collection of representative voices of the abolitionist cause that demonstrates how religious faith can bring about change.

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