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Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
How one middle-class parish made an option for the poor and rediscovered the Gospel.
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.
Lessons taught and learned by the beloved spiritual writer, Henri Nouwen, while living among missioners and the poor they serve in Latin America.
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 bestselling author uncovers the profound spiritual riches buried beneath a church rocked by scandal and doubt.
An internationally known author inspires us to see the mother of Jesus as our spiritual mother and as a model for women everywhere.
"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
The famous Jesuit offers reflections and insights on everything from prayer to depression to sexuality to finding one's individual path to holiness.
In words and pictures, a beautiful celebration of the ideas that motivate Maryknoll missioners to serve the poor around the world.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
Millenial “seekers” and “nones” tell their own stories of faith, community, and action shedding light on the extraordinary changes in church affiliation.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
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.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
Offers a theological narrative of the Creator Spirit as a story with four continuing episodes--creation, grace, the Christ-event, and the church.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Joyce Rupp tells her inspiring tale of her 47-day pilgrimage on the famous Camino de Santiago in Spain.
An astonishing synthesis of humankind's understanding of the Spirit that energizes and runs through all Creation.
"The opposite of authentic hope isn't despair. It is inauthentic hope. Inauthentic hope is optimism disconnected from reality. . ."
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
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.
A rich treasury of prose poems on matters theological, spiritual, mystical, and everyday, by award-winning author Brian Doyle
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
Celebrating the common spiritual ground shared by Christians and Buddhists.
A noted peacemaker reflects on the most difficult of the "hard sayings" of Jesus.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
Teilhard de Chardin and his challenge for the 21st century--indispensable reading for both devotees and beginners.
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.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
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.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
Brings us the heartbreaking stories of the child soldiers of Uganda, often in their own words.
Heart-warming stories from Africa that impart wisdom, laughter and inspiration.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Essential writings by the renowned Jesuit theologian/ scientist plus an original introduction to his life and work.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
Unforgettable stories of the spirit by Leo Tolstoy, the author of War and Peace and Anna Karenina.
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 first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
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 classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
The best-selling author of Jesus Before Christianity shows how understanding the spirituality of Jesus can change the world.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
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.
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.
Lays the foundation for womanist spirituality by exploring the lived faith and struggles of African American 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
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
Offers readers the insight and inspiration to live out the gospel of Jesus Christ, the "glad tidings to the poor," here and now.
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.
Words and images reflect the perennial appeal of Mary-source of compassion, gentle consoler, fierce protector, feminine face of the divine.
A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
A fascinating look at the vision of Jesuit Teilhard de Chardin which pre-figured many contemporary discussions of theology, religion and science, and cosmology.
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.
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.
Leaders from five religions explore what Jesus means to them in their faith traditions and their personal religious experiences.
The counter-cultural message of St. Francis for the church, the world, and for disciples of Christ today.
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.
A fascinating introduction to social justice by one of "the most effective teachers and preachers in the English-speaking world."
Introduces Carmelite spirituality, from the hermits of Mount Carmel to the sixteenth-century Spanish mystics, to Therese of Lisieux and Edith Stein.
Now in paperback: the surprising new novel from Joseph Girzone that "should win him a new generation of readers." —Library Journal
Essays, poems, sermons, lectures and reflections on the words of Jesus and the future of faith by the renowned author and commentator.
Offers a way of seeing and being in the presence of an "everywhere God"--in all, through all, never absent, always near.
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.
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.
Joseph Girzone's magnum opus on Jesus' mission and what it means to each of us.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
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.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
Classic reflections on the Gospel by a 20th century martyr with an Introduction by Thomas Merton.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
Moving stories of at-risk children around the world and how to help them.
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