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From the Jewish roots of Jesus and his mother, profound lessons in faith and devotion.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
Readers hungry for ancient wisdom that is ever new will find it in abundance in Illuminated Life.
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.
This charming "autobiography" of Francis of Assisi sheds new light on the beloved saint and his message for us today.
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.
Cardinal Tagle's deep commitment to the poor and his ardent faith in the gospel message shine clearly throughout these memories and reflections.
Writings from a modern mystic and prophet whose vision has inspired generations on their journey of personal and social transformation.
A rich treasury of prose poems on matters theological, spiritual, mystical, and everyday, by award-winning author Brian Doyle
An inspiring full-color celebration of our journey together in God, from the award-winning editor and publisher of Maryknoll magazine.
A masterful teacher looks at "down-to-earth" holiness and inspires us to live for God on the spot where we're standing.
Brings together in a single volume English language editions of the Indian sacred scriptures.
In the tradition of midrash, here are twenty-one stories of "gospel women."
Through her own words, brings to light the life and message of a modern martyr, Maryknoll Sister Ita Ford.
A rich and relevant introduction to the spiritual thought of a leading 19th century philosopher.
A richly illustrated introduction to the life and thought of one of the most popular and beloved spiritual writers of our time.
Essential writings of the beloved spiritual writer plus a moving biographical essay by the editor, a friend and colleague.
A book on faith, doubt and the quest for certitude for all those who ever asked, How can I know there is a God?
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
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 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
Offers a new translation of the original story of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and reflects on its meaning for the faithful and the church today.
Lessons taught and learned by the beloved spiritual writer, Henri Nouwen, while living among missioners and the poor they serve in Latin America.
This anthology of inspired readings from cherished writers will enrich you from the first day of Advent through Christmas and Epiphany.
This biography provides a deeper understanding of one of the world's most beloved spiritual teachers.
Helps us make sense of the upheavals in society, culture, and church, while offering direction and hope for a promising future.
A collection of writing by G.K. Chesterton.
A modern spiritual master offers a simple guide to the ancient practice of Christian mediation.
Back in print, Dorothy Day's original account of her conversion.
More than fifty drawings and engravings by master engraver Fritz Eichenberg evoke an eternal message of compassion and peace.
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.
For the first time, links the writings of a couple who worked to make the Catholic faith compelling and understandable in the modern world.
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
A leading spiritual writer provides deep insight into some of the best-known verses of the Bible.
Jesus breathes in every sentence and comes to life on every page in a book that only John Shea could write.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
A classic critique of the idolatry of consumerism.
For the first time in one collection, the spiritual wisdom of one of America's most significant literary figures.
The counter-cultural message of St. Francis for the church, the world, and for disciples of Christ today.
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.
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.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
Offers the voice of a modern pioneer in the mysticism of everyday life.
Etty Hillesum (1914-1943), a young Dutch Jewish woman, died in Auschwitz at the age of 29. Through the publication forty years later of her diaries (An Interrupted Life), the world discovered a remarkable voice that transcends the genre of Holocaust literature.
A guide to living the Gospel as if the world mattered.
A clear and contemporary guide for those practicing in more than one faith or trying to integrate their Judeo-Christian culture with the practice of Zen.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
In these simple, heartfelt reflections, Cardinal Tagle of the Philippines shares how Christian community offers rich possibilities for love, faith, hope, and unity in diversity.
A collection of the published work by Dorothy Day.
Deeply rooted in the spiritual tradition of the Christian church and intensely engaged in the struggle for justice, Dorothee Soelle's writings and radical thought are a model for faith-inspired activism.
These selections from his many books highlight Dom Helder's distinctive blend of spirituality and social vision. They point toward the renewal of the church, the transformation of the social order, and the healing of a wounded planet.
This collection of writings by the Lutheran pastor who defied the Nazis includes a substantial biographical introduction by Robert Coles.
The inspiring testament of Maryknoll missioner Bob McCahill, and his work among the Muslim poor of Bangladesh.
This delightful meeting of East and West introduces the sayings of the desert fathers and mothers, simple peasants of the fourth and fifth centuries whose spiritual progress was marked by inner peace, self-control, poverty, patience, humility, and hospitality. Their insights into the human condition and our relationship with God remain as fresh to Christians today as they were all those centuries ago.
Introduces the theological issues of Christian mysticism and explains the primary practices necessary to experience mystical consciousness.
A wonderful selection of writings by one of the most influential spiritual writers of our time, on gratefulness, prayer, silence, and love.
Essential writings from a modern prophet and peacemaker.
From the well-known spiritual writer, a full year’s worth of weekly “conversation starters” to help readers be still and know God.
From St. Augustine and St. Paul, to Dorothy Day, Thomas Merton, and Dostoevsky, Forest shows how the practice of confession draws us deeper into a loving relationship with God, the body of Christ, and our fellow sinners.
One of the world’s most creative theologians offers wide-ranging reflections on the role of the Holy Spirit in the birth of the cosmos, in the life of the church, and in the hopes and struggles of the poor.
A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.
A classic manual of spiritual formation offers a path for all modern seekers.
A comprehensive survey of Christian spirituality through the ages.
Full-color 10-1/2 X 13 poster of modern icon by Robert Lentz, with reflection by the artist.
A fascinating look at the vision of Jesuit Teilhard de Chardin which pre-figured many contemporary discussions of theology, religion and science, and cosmology.
The wondrous saving grace of Jesus comes alive in both image and word.
Brings us the heartbreaking stories of the child soldiers of Uganda, often in their own words.
"To receive the grace of God you must go to the desert and stay awhile . . ."--Charles de FoucauldA full introduction to Charles de Foucauld.
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.
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.
Carretto's reflections on God, the church, prayer, engagement with the world, and the mystery of suffering and death.
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.
Offers a theological narrative of the Creator Spirit as a story with four continuing episodes--creation, grace, the Christ-event, and the church.
How one middle-class parish made an option for the poor and rediscovered the Gospel.
The amazing stories that Jesus told about the kingdom of heaven re-presented with spiritual truths that are as eye-opening now as they were then.
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