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Compares and contrasts Zen traditions of meditation and enlightenment with St. Igantius' famous Spiritual Exercises for attaining Divine Love.
This volume provides real insight and fresh hope for those concerned to breathe new life into the church of the twenty-first century.
An honest, upbeat guide to living with enthusiasm in our "later" years.
A stunning book that reveals the saints as living meditations on peace, beauty, and goodness.
The fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
Among Henri Nouwen's enduring gifts was this beautiful reflection on the meaning of the Eucharist, now available in a gift edition with art by Byzantine artist Duccio di Buoninsegna.
William Stringfellow was a radical lay theologian who drew on biblical warnings to level prophetic critiques against the church and the modern war-making state.
A masterful three-step journey to become psychologically healthy, spiritually aware and active, and sometimes saintly.
The bestselling author illuminates a spiritual journey that transcends inherited beliefs and makes them relevant for the twenty-first century.
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.
Celebrating the common spiritual ground shared by Christians and Buddhists.
New edition of the classic work on the spirituality of liberation.After twenty years, We Drink from Our Own Wells remains a classic expression of Latin American spirituality by a pioneer of liberation theology. Starting from St. Bernard of Clairvaux's counsel to root spirituality in one's own experience, Gustavo Gutierrez outlines the contours of a spirituality rooted in the experience of the poor and their struggle for life.
A beloved author meditates on the traditional Way of the Cross, through the passion and suffering of the world's poor.
Unforgettable stories of the spirit by Leo Tolstoy, the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
"Do you want to see, understand and appreciate Jesus today? I cannot think of a better way than to enter into the lives of those who are living similar experiences and struggles today, those living in the 'Galilees' of today's world, those living in the margins and crossroads."
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
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.
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
A new edition of the first book by the best-selling author of My Life with the Saints and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything.
Drawn from more than twenty of his books, these are the essential writings of one of the most beloved and influential spiritual figures of our day.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
The best-selling Benedictine sister reflects on images of the Stations of the Cross by a popular contempory artist.
Spiritual writers from James Martin to Marianne Williamson offer inspiring true stories, poems, and essays that show the path to growth, wisdom, and compassion that comes through suffering.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
A short guide to the Christian life by one of the world's most popular spiritual writers.
Recounts the lives and sacrifices of Maryknoll sisters Ita Ford and Maura Clark, killed by Salvadoran soldiers, and Carla Piette, drowned while working with the poor that she loved.
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.
Millenial “seekers” and “nones” tell their own stories of faith, community, and action shedding light on the extraordinary changes in church affiliation.
Drawing on lived experience and the spiritual traditions of both East and West young leaders of the new monastic movement introduce a new vision for contemplative life in the twenty-first century.
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
Empowers readers of all faiths and backgrounds to see through a prophetic lens and engage in prophetic action.
This telling meditation on the blessings from the Sermon on the mount shows how we might 'ascend' the Beatitudes to the fullness of Jesus' message.
Now in paperback: the surprising new novel from Joseph Girzone that "should win him a new generation of readers." —Library Journal
Can the world change from a culture of domination to one of friendship? Can human nature evolve for the better? Yes, says philosopher Beatrice Bruteau: The Holy Thursday Revolution shows the way.
Pope Francis’s reflections on Matthew’s Gospel help us embrace a simple and living intimacy with Jesus.
A cherished resource for all who are trying to make sense of suffering, death, and life beyond death.
Selected key writings on wisdom, compassion, and meditation by one of the world?s foremost spiritual teachers.
Now in paperback: A bestselling author joins with the artist of the Earth Calendar to create an inspiring book that will sing in your soul and make you feel alive. Perfect for gift-giving, all year round!
A first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption
Reflections on Christianity, the sacred community of Life, and the New Universe Story by one of the true prophets of our age.
Offers readers the insight and inspiration to live out the gospel of Jesus Christ, the "glad tidings to the poor," here and now.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
Teilhard de Chardin and his challenge for the 21st century--indispensable reading for both devotees and beginners.
The wisdom of an Indian Swami, an early bridge between East and West, published to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth.
A collection of writings by the French Benedictine monk who went to India and became a swami.
A Korean theologian offers new views of christology, mariology, and more.
A fascinating exploration of the spiritual roots of Orthodox Christianity.
The best and most accessible collection of writings by the most popular saint of modern times.
In a revised edition of their popular work, two Catholics and two Protestants retell the story of St Francis with social and theological reflections for today.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
Poet Edwina Gateley joins with artist Louis Glanzman to reveal the souls of women loved by Jesus.
Author Richard Rohr joins with artist Louis Glanzman to reveal teh souls of men throughout the ages who have struggled to discover who they really are, and what God wants of them.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
A journey through the Bible with Sister Wendy, accompanied by some of the greatest artists of all time.
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
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