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Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
Selected writings and biography of Brother Roger Schutz (1915-2005) the beloved founder of Taizé, the ecumenical monastic community in France, dedicated to reconciliation among Christians and all peoples, and famous for its music.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
This collection of writings by the Lutheran pastor who defied the Nazis includes a substantial biographical introduction by Robert Coles.
A collection of rare texts, interviews and unpublished personal letters from a "divine eccentric," a gifted reader of souls and one of the most intriguing modern spiritual writers.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
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.
Now in paperback: a beautiful set of meditations on the life of Jesus by one of the world's most beloved authors.
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.
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
Bringing together the wisdom of East and West, the Indian Jesuit Anthony de Mello used stories and parables to awaken his listeners to an awareness of God's presence in their midst. Since his death in 1987, countless readers have been challenged to encounter DeMello's message.
From the bestselling author of the Joshua series, here is an original book of hope and inspiration for anyone who suffers, and that is all of us.
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.
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.
A theological assessment of Archbishop Romero of El Salvador, a modern saint and martyr.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
The well-known Franciscan spiritual director explores our daily calls to faith, hope, and charity.
A seminal selection of Gandhi's writings with an incisive biography.
A exploration of African American spirituality
Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
Moving stories of at-risk children around the world and how to help them.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
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.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
This book, which draws on his autobiographical volumes and his many other works, presents the ideal entry to the cosmic and mystical vision of a great spiritual guide.
Shows how friendship, in the Old Testament as well as the life and teachings of Jesus, is the heart of true Christian community around the world.
Offers a way of seeing and being in the presence of an "everywhere God"--in all, through all, never absent, always near.
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
Now in paperback: the surprising new novel from Joseph Girzone that "should win him a new generation of readers." —Library Journal
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
Selections from the writings of one of the leading Jewish theologians and philosophers of the 20th century, edited by his daughter.
The counter-cultural message of St. Francis for the church, the world, and for disciples of Christ today.
Leaders from five religions explore what Jesus means to them in their faith traditions and their personal religious experiences.
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 fascinating look at the vision of Jesuit Teilhard de Chardin which pre-figured many contemporary discussions of theology, religion and science, and cosmology.
A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
These writings, drawn from twenty-five books, highlight her distinctive spiritual message, with its emphasis on the presence of God, the practice of prayer, a love for the church, and a dedication to the social dimensions of the gospel.
Words and images reflect the perennial appeal of Mary-source of compassion, gentle consoler, fierce protector, feminine face of the divine.
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.
Offers readers the insight and inspiration to live out the gospel of Jesus Christ, the "glad tidings to the poor," here and now.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
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
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American women.
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
Explores the requirements of Christian discipleship through a powerful new reading of Mark's Gospel.
Insightful stories of human virtues as exemplified by African wildlife--from an ostrich to a dung beetle to a baobab tree.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
A classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
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!
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
A first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption
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.
Unforgettable stories of the spirit by Leo Tolstoy, the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Brings us the heartbreaking stories of the child soldiers of Uganda, often in their own words.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
Maryknoll missioner tales and stories from the many peoples and cultures of Asia.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
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.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
Teilhard de Chardin and his challenge for the 21st century--indispensable reading for both devotees and beginners.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
Celebrating the common spiritual ground shared by Christians and Buddhists.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
A rich treasury of prose poems on matters theological, spiritual, mystical, and everyday, by award-winning author Brian Doyle
Profound meditations on the passion of Jesus for the more than 350 million people suffering from depression and other mental illnesses and for those who love and care for them.
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
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