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A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
The essential writings of Indian holy man Sadhu Sundar Singh.
The essential writings of the American Quaker mystic, social activist, and Nobel Prize laureate.
One of the twentieth century's most important Catholic thinkers shares thoughts on traditional themes in the light of present-day challenges.
The well-known biblical storyteller turns to the significance of the sacraments and the way they draw Christians together to pray and act as Jesus taught.
A theological assessment of Archbishop Romero of El Salvador, a modern saint and martyr.
A exploration of African American spirituality
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
Offers an invaluable exploration of the history and practice of Christian contemplative prayer, from the Bible to contemporary science.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
The classic guide to an ancient artform and spirituality.
Offers a way of seeing and being in the presence of an "everywhere God"--in all, through all, never absent, always near.
Through prayer we discover how God is present to us, guiding and encouraging us along the way.
The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
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.
A brief biography and selected writings of Pedro Arrupe, the influential Jesuit.
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.
Seventy original and classic essays on peace and activism by Dorothy Day, Mohandas Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Thomas Merton, Henri Nouwen, and many others.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
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.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
Celebrates the life, the spirit and the legacy of Archbishop (now Saint) Oscar Romero.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
The bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Moving stories of at-risk children around the world and how to help them.
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American women.
The well-known Franciscan spiritual director explores our daily calls to faith, hope, and charity.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
Words and images reflect the perennial appeal of Mary-source of compassion, gentle consoler, fierce protector, feminine face of the divine.
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
In this fourth volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Offers the first of Pope Francis' daily sermons at St Martha's Guest House where he has chosen to live since his election.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
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.
In words and pictures, a beautiful celebration of the ideas that motivate Maryknoll missioners to serve the poor around the world.
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.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
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.
A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
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.
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.
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
Awakens a sense of wonder and awe and an ecological consciousness that will inspire commitment to the flourishing of the Earth community.
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.
The beloved author's spiritual journey in the desert to answer God's call.
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
More stories of Biblical women in this eagerly awaited sequel to her first book 'Not Counting Women and Children'
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
A compelling spiritual biography of Julian of Norwich, the English mystic whose Revelations are the first work of Christian theology in English.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our 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.
A comprehensive and beautifully illustrated overview of the Christian contemplative tradition from the time of Jesus up to the present day.
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
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
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.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
The beloved spiritual writer is our guide in this unique retelling of the Gospels, beautifully illustrated with drawings of Rembrandt.
A biblically grounded presentation of the value of migrants, immigrants, and refugees to each and all of us.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
Leaders from five religions explore what Jesus means to them in their faith traditions and their personal religious experiences.
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.
In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
Highlights the often overlooked, yet enduringly relevant spiritual and theological writings of 20th century French philosopher and sociologist, Jacques Ellul.
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.
What does it mean to be embodiments of the Spirit of God on earth, and why is it so important to understand it?
Two practitioners of interfaith dialogue provide readers with a guide for Catholics and Muslims to reach greater mutual understanding and work for social justice.
An astonishing synthesis of humankind's understanding of the Spirit that energizes and runs through all Creation.
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