Religion, Politics & State

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The Violence of Love, Oscar Romero, Oscar Romero, Compiled and translated by James R. Brockman, S.J., 232, Softcover

These selections from the sermons and writings of Archbishop Oscar Romero share the message of a great holy prophet of modern times.

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Love in a Fearful Land, A Guatemalan Story, Henri Nouwen, Photographs by Peter Weiskel, 128, Softcover

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.

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Martyr of the Amazon, The Life of Sister Dorothy Stang, Roseanne Murphy, 192, Softcover

The inspiring story of an American nun who died defending the poor and God's creation.

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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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The Two Hands of Yes and No, One Family's Encounter with the Surprising Power of Active Nonviolence, John Linn, Sheila Fabricant Linn, Dennis Linn , Index, 192, softcover
Offers readers real-life stories of the amazing power of active nonviolence to change the course of history.
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The Radical Gospel of Bishop Thomas Gumbleton, Peter Feuerherd, Index, 128, softcover
The extraordinary story of a true Vatican II bishop.
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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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Reconciliation, Mission and Ministry in a Changing Social Order, Robert J. Schreiter, C.PP.S., 96, Softcover

"No book could be more timely . . . . Schreiter asks whether the Christian community is equipped to work its mission, bringing together 'the scattered children of God.'"--J.G. Donders

This rare combination of spiritualty and theology uncovers layers of forgotten meaning of the term "reconciliation" and what it mans for the mission and ministry of the church. In exploring the spiritual and political paradoxes that inform the Christian's vocation to peacemaking Robert Schreiter finds the ultimate paradox in the Pauling notion that accords prioirty to the gracious, but secret, action of God in working to overcome the enmity between human persons in the cross of Christ--which becomes for the peacemaker a the symbol of deeper processes where discord is vanquished.

Robert J. Schreiter (1947-2021) was a priest and member of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood. He published many books in the areas of inculturation, world mission, and reconciliation, including The New Catholicity, Reconciliation: Mission and Ministry in a Changing Social Order, and The Ministry of Reconciliation: Spirituality and Strategies (all from Orbis). He also edited African Faces of Jesus and Mission in the Third Millennium and co-edited Peacebuilding (with R. Scott Appleby and Gerard F. Powers). A past president of both the American Society of Missiology and of the Catholic Theological Society of America, Father Schreiter also served as dean of the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.

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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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Martin Luther King, The Inconvenient Hero, Vincent Harding, 172, Softcover

More than forty years after Dr. King's death his message remains as radical and relevant as ever.

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The Convict Christ, What the Gospel Says About Criminal Justice, Jens Soering, 144, Softcover

A first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption

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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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