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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.
In this 20th anniversary edition of a classic, James H. Cone cuts through superficial assessments of King and Malcolm as polar opposites to reveal two men whose visions were complementary and moving toward convergence.
More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.
The inspiring story of an American nun who died defending the poor and God's creation.
Provides a provocative new commentary that emphasizes the roles of marginality and empire in the Gospel of Matthew.
This volume brings together the full text of Laudato Si' with reflections by Sean McDonagh, one of the foremost Catholic proponents of ecological awareness.
A chronicle of faith and action through a decade of protest, idealism, and change.
Now revised and updated in light of his beatification, this richly illustrated biography tells the courageous story of Blessed Oscar Romero.
The perspective of the immigrant offers fresh eyes for reading the Bible, which in turns offers a new way of seeing the plight of the stranger and sojourner among us.
Merton's prophetic testament on war and peace.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
A black South African and a white American theologian explore the biblical and theological foundations of reconciliation in the post-apartheid context.
Explores the spiritual and political paradoxes that inform the Christian's vocation to peacemaking.
An Anglican priest and anti-apartheid activist survives a letter bomb and goes on to found worldwide ministry for the healing of trauma, from South Africa to Rwanda, Northern Ireland to post-9/11 New York.
The definitive biography of a modern martyr and Christian hero.
A practical guide for faith-based communities to move forward from a commitment to social justice to actually bringing about social change.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
Key historic documents demonstrate the contributions of black Catholics in America.
Writings on peace, faith, and the imperative of hope from one of America's most well-known Catholic activists.
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.
Personal letters by Blessed Oscar Romero reveal the heart and faith of one of the outstanding Christian witnesses of our time.
A first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption
Now in paperback, a landmark in the conversation about race and religion in America.
Essays by the well-known liberation theologian on the church, Catholic social teaching, and evangelization.
From an historical and theological perspective, an analysis of Francis’s papacy as it opens Catholicism toward a new global dimension.
Offers a deep and deeply personal reflection on Merton's prophetic stance again war and violence that is more relevant than ever for our world today.
These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.
In the centenary year of Merton’s birth, longtime peace activist and author John Dear reflects on Merton’s profound contributions to the practice and spirituality of peacemaking.
Reflections on the meaning of God and the meaning of the human being in a world of terror.
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.
The fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
Renowned scholars examine social, political, and cultural transformations of the past half century in theological context.
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