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Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated overview of the Christian contemplative tradition from the time of Jesus up to the present day.
A journey through the Bible with Sister Wendy, accompanied by some of the greatest artists of all time.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
Teilhard de Chardin and his challenge for the 21st century--indispensable reading for both devotees and beginners.
Offers a theological narrative of the Creator Spirit as a story with four continuing episodes--creation, grace, the Christ-event, and the church.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
Ten religious writers offer luminous glimpses into the thought and life of Beatrice Bruteau, Christian philosopher and mystic, including the text of an interview with her.
The fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
A fresh look at the life of Dorothy Day, co-founder of the Catholic Worker Movement, with new information from her published letters and diaries, and illustrated with almost 200 photos.
The classic guide to an ancient artform and spirituality.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
One of the world’s most creative theologians offers wide-ranging reflections on the role of the Holy Spirit in the birth of the cosmos, in the life of the church, and in the hopes and struggles of the poor.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
Poet Edwina Gateley joins with artist Louis Glanzman to reveal the souls of women loved by Jesus.
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.
This absorbing biography, lavishly illustrated, captures as no other book does the life, writings, and vision of one of the 20th century's greatest spiritual figures A pictorial biography hailed by the International Merton Society as the ideal introduction. "If you have to read one book about Thomas Merton this is the one to read." - Paul Wilkes
In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.
A classic manual of spiritual formation offers a path for all modern seekers.
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.
The first book in the series "Catholicity in an Evolving Universe" unveils a new paradigm for being Catholic, a conscious awareness of how everything in the universe forms a whole.
What does it mean to be embodiments of the Spirit of God on earth, and why is it so important to understand it?
A theological assessment of Archbishop Romero of El Salvador, a modern saint and martyr.
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.
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.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Prayers gathered from around the world by the Maryknoll family of Fathers, Brothers, Sisters, lay missioners, and supporters.
Unforgettable stories of the spirit by Leo Tolstoy, the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
The beloved spiritual writer is our guide in this unique retelling of the Gospels, beautifully illustrated with drawings of Rembrandt.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
A fascinating look at the vision of Jesuit Teilhard de Chardin which pre-figured many contemporary discussions of theology, religion and science, and cosmology.
Empowers readers of all faiths and backgrounds to see through a prophetic lens and engage in prophetic action.
Joining the wisdom of East and West, a modern spiritual master proposes a new Christian mysticism for the third millennium, one that will help humanity to transcend violence and heal the earth.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
A wonderful collection of inspirational ideas from great spiritual writers to enrich you every day of every year!
The inspiring story of the struggling peoples of the Smokey Mountain garbage dump in Manila, Philippines,and how, through their eyes, Father Benigno Beltran learned to read the Gospel anew.
Raw, unvarnished writings by imprisoned women participating in the writinginsideVT program, whose founders aim "to awaken them to their potential . . . and to help them envision a future that is healthy and productive."
Compares and contrasts Zen traditions of meditation and enlightenment with St. Igantius' famous Spiritual Exercises for attaining Divine Love.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
This imaginative reading of the beloved parable of the Prodigal Son bears implications for a church that enters compassionately into the world of those on the margins.
An exploration of the Bible and God’s plan for humankind and the universe through the lens of our evolving role in co-creation with Jesus.
Words and images reflect the perennial appeal of Mary-source of compassion, gentle consoler, fierce protector, feminine face of the divine.
The best-selling Benedictine sister reflects on images of the Stations of the Cross by a popular contempory artist.
A Korean theologian offers new views of christology, mariology, and more.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
A exploration of African American spirituality
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
How do the needs of the world guide our choices about what to do with our lives?
The wondrous saving grace of Jesus comes alive in both image and word.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
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.
More than fifty drawings and engravings by master engraver Fritz Eichenberg evoke an eternal message of compassion and peace.
Celebrating the common spiritual ground shared by Christians and Buddhists.
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
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.
The modern icons of Robert Lentz and the reflections of Joan Chittister give us the lives of over two dozen saints, prophets, and witnesses who speak to the spiritual questions of our time.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
The bestselling author makes the strongest case yet for the kind of church that was and has been, laying bare its historical, theological, and spiritual roots.
A clear and contemporary guide for those practicing in more than one faith or trying to integrate their Judeo-Christian culture with the practice of Zen.
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