"The center of the world—so-called because the crucified Jesus dwells there, and with him all who suffer unjustly—is the place from which we must proclaim the risen Lord." —Gustavo Gutiérrez
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."
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
A rich and relevant introduction to the spiritual thought of a leading 19th century philosopher.
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
A rich treasury of prose poems on matters theological, spiritual, mystical, and everyday, by award-winning author Brian Doyle
Writings from a modern mystic and prophet whose vision has inspired generations on their journey of personal and social transformation.
Cardinal Tagle's deep commitment to the poor and his ardent faith in the gospel message shine clearly throughout these memories and reflections.
The powerful true story of two women: one who ministered to women in prostitution in Chicago and the friend who struggled to rise from its mean streets.
This charming "autobiography" of Francis of Assisi sheds new light on the beloved saint and his message for us today.
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.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
From the Jewish roots of Jesus and his mother, profound lessons in faith and devotion.
An astonishing synthesis of humankind's understanding of the Spirit that energizes and runs through all Creation.
Two practitioners of interfaith dialogue provide readers with a guide for Catholics and Muslims to reach greater mutual understanding and work for social justice.
What does it mean to be embodiments of the Spirit of God on earth, and why is it so important to understand it?
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.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
The essential writings of famed social advocate Jean Vanier, founder of L'Arche.
In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.
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.
Leaders from five religions explore what Jesus means to them in their faith traditions and their personal religious experiences.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
A biblically grounded presentation of the value of migrants, immigrants, and refugees to each and all of us.
The beloved spiritual writer is our guide in this unique retelling of the Gospels, beautifully illustrated with drawings of Rembrandt.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
This volume captures and distills Chittister's message--including reflections on her own journey, why she remains in the church, and what sustains her faith.
Traces the spiritual journey of one the most influential Catholic thinkers of the modern era.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
Offers a brief biography and selection of writings by John Muir, the Scottish American naturalist who founded the Sierra Club and sparked the modern environmental movement
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated overview of the Christian contemplative tradition from the time of Jesus up to the present day.
Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality. Brilliantly re-examining the original sources, he argues that there is one over-arching theme giving them a unity--the idea of being "on the edge", both culturally and geographically.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
A popular teacher of Scripture inspires us to not only appreciate God's Word but to live it and know the peace and joy that comes from it.
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
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
Dorothy Day's frank and compelling account of 30 years at the Catholic Worker in New York City.
Her cause for sainthood is now underway.
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.
A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
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.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
Through his writings and his popular broadcasts, Metropolitan Anthony spoke of prayer and the search for the living God in language that went right to the heart of people, echoing their own deepest longings. The writings selected here--on faith, prayer, creation, and the church--reflect both the essence of Orthodox spirituality and his own experience of the struggle to live Christianity on a daily basis.
In words and pictures, a beautiful celebration of the ideas that motivate Maryknoll missioners to serve the poor around the world.
Highlights the lives, teachings and writings of a dozen leading spiritual figures including Henri Nouwen, Oscar Romero, Mother Teresa, Mohandas Gandhi, Thomas Merton, and Dorothy Day.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
Offers the first of Pope Francis' daily sermons at St Martha's Guest House where he has chosen to live since his election.
In this fourth volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
Words and images reflect the perennial appeal of Mary-source of compassion, gentle consoler, fierce protector, feminine face of the divine.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
The well-known Franciscan spiritual director explores our daily calls to faith, hope, and charity.
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American women.
Moving stories of at-risk children around the world and how to help them.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop Oscar Romero.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
This volume traces his wide-reaching legacy in the Augustinian Order, among a diverse range of Protestant and Catholic reformers, and in modern currents in the church and spirituality.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
In a time of fear and violence the beloved spiritual writer offers a three-fold path for Christians to embrace Jesus' ethic of peacemaking in our lives, communities, and world.
A brief biography and selected writings of Pedro Arrupe, the influential Jesuit.
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.
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
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