The classic guide to an ancient artform and spirituality.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
An extraordinary exploration of the difficult and vital virtue of forgiveness: of ourselves as well as others, even in the face of terrible loss.
This guide to attaining the gratitude that frees our spirit helps us to appreciate more deeply family, community, the earth and ourselves.
The American Catholic community prior to Vatican II can be numbered among the most vital expressions of Catholicism in history. Despite the cultural divide separating us from that era, the contributors to this book--a who's who of theologians and spiritual writers--assess whether reclaimed spiritual wisdom from those times can enrich the faith lives of Catholics today.
A exploration of African American spirituality
A theological assessment of Archbishop Romero of El Salvador, a modern saint and martyr.
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.
One of the twentieth century's most important Catholic thinkers shares thoughts on traditional themes in the light of present-day challenges.
The essential writings of the American Quaker mystic, social activist, and Nobel Prize laureate.
The essential writings of Indian holy man Sadhu Sundar Singh.
A best-selling Trappist monk expresses his joy and enthusiasm for the lost tradition of spirituality and craftsmanship of the Shakers.
The last book of sermons by one of the greatest preachers of the 20th century.
Thomas Merton's letters to interfaith friends illuminate the great challenge of dialogue and communion.
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
A journey through the Bible with Sister Wendy, accompanied by some of the greatest artists of all time.
From Cuba to California, Uganda to Australia, an up-to-date resource that can lead Christian churches to new ways of being.
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.
A new edition of the acclaimed introduction to the life and thought of the 20th century Jesuit mystic and scientist.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
Here for the first time is a collection of letters, a treasure trove of wisdom and sound advice, from "the art nun," Sister Wendy Beckett.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
In a revised edition of their popular work, two Catholics and two Protestants retell the story of St Francis with social and theological reflections for today.
The best and most accessible collection of writings by the most popular saint of modern times.
A fascinating exploration of the spiritual roots of Orthodox Christianity.
A Korean theologian offers new views of christology, mariology, and more.
A collection of writings by the French Benedictine monk who went to India and became a swami.
The wisdom of an Indian Swami, an early bridge between East and West, published to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth.
Teilhard de Chardin and his challenge for the 21st century--indispensable reading for both devotees and beginners.
The searing memoir of Sister Dianna Ortiz, an American nun who was abducted and tortured in Guatemala.
Offers readers the insight and inspiration to live out the gospel of Jesus Christ, the "glad tidings to the poor," here and now.
Reflections on Christianity, the sacred community of Life, and the New Universe Story by one of the true prophets of our age.
A first-hand look at the realities of prison life and a search for belief and redemption
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!
Selected key writings on wisdom, compassion, and meditation by one of the world?s foremost spiritual teachers.
A cherished resource for all who are trying to make sense of suffering, death, and life beyond death.
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.
Pope Francis’s reflections on Matthew’s Gospel help us embrace a simple and living intimacy with 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.
Now in paperback: the surprising new novel from Joseph Girzone that "should win him a new generation of readers." —Library Journal
Young Jesuits write about faith, culture, and lives of Christian discipleship.
This telling meditation on the blessings from the Sermon on the mount shows how we might 'ascend' the Beatitudes to the fullness of Jesus' message.
Empowers readers of all faiths and backgrounds to see through a prophetic lens and engage in prophetic action.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
With readings for Advent, Lent, and the other liturgical seasons, these sermons, prayers, and reflections offer readers spiritual nourishment for the whole year.
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.
Millenial “seekers” and “nones” tell their own stories of faith, community, and action shedding light on the extraordinary changes in church affiliation.
Meeting for long, midnight conversations in Paris, two poets and prophetic peacemakers explore together the farthest farthest reaches of truth. East and West flow together in this remarkable book as Vietnamese monk Thich Nhat Hanh and Jesuit Daniel Berrigan discuss war and peace, Jesus and Buddha, life and death.
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.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
A concise and powerful introduction to the surprising Way of Jesus Christ by the found of Word on Fire Catholic Ministries.
Are the Ten Commandments just a set of rules or are they a way of life?
For the centenary of Merton's birth here is a fresh introduction to the life and work of the acclaimed American Trappist.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
Essays and meditations by Pope Francis and others on the meaning of mercy.
Inspiring meditations on the Way of the Cross for everyone's life journey.
This fascinating account of dramatic change in a monastic community bears implications for contemporary spirituality.
Now in paperback: a beautiful set of meditations on the life of Jesus by one of the world's most beloved authors.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
Discover the secret of happiness, as St. Francis knew: knowing the peace of God, and being a blessing to the world.
Old demons never die... they just go on-line! The Screwtape Letters for a new generation.
The definitive, authorized biography of Thea Bowman, a modern-day heroine, with never before-seen writings, interviews, and photographs.
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.
A new edition of the first book by the best-selling author of My Life with the Saints and The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything.
Thomas Berry was an early and significant Catholic voice awakening religious sensibilities to the environmental crisis.
The fundamental writings of religious thinker and Trappist monk Thomas Merton.
In the centenary year of Merton’s birth, longtime peace activist and author John Dear reflects on Merton’s profound contributions to the practice and spirituality of peacemaking.
A panoply of distinguished Catholic and non-Catholic authors celebrate the anniversary of Vatican II.
A moving portrait of the beloved artist as a spiritual seeker and teacher for our time.
"Do you want to see, understand and appreciate Jesus today? I cannot think of a better way than to enter into the lives of those who are living similar experiences and struggles today, those living in the 'Galilees' of today's world, those living in the margins and crossroads."
Inspiring insights on being awake and aware in good times and in bad by the author of Gift of the Red Bird.
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