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Available for the first time in English, the prophetic voice of a modern saint and martyr.
A exploration of African American spirituality
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.
The personal story of a modern-day mystic and prophet that will inspire seekers from all faiths.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A theological assessment of Archbishop Romero of El Salvador, a modern saint and martyr.
Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965), theologian, doctor, Nobel Peace Prize winner--was a remarkable figure of the twentieth century.
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.
Now in paperback: a beautiful set of meditations on the life of Jesus by one of the world's most beloved authors.
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A collection of rare texts, interviews and unpublished personal letters from a "divine eccentric," a gifted reader of souls and one of the most intriguing modern spiritual writers.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.
This collection of writings by the Lutheran pastor who defied the Nazis includes a substantial biographical introduction by Robert Coles.
A path to God in which the truth of a life lived in discernment is consistent with Christian spirituality.
Selected writings and a brief biography of the founder of the Misisonaries of Charity.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
Essential writings of John Main, Benedictine monk and pioneer of Christian meditation.
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.
Selected writings and biography of Edith Stein (1891-1942) a Jewish convert to Catholicism, an eminent philosopher, educator, and advocate for women.
A collection of writings by Clarence Jordan, a Southern Baptist who founded an interracial church in the pre-civil rights south.
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 wonderful selection of writings by one of the most influential spiritual writers of our time, on gratefulness, prayer, silence, and love.
In this much-needed book, Father Gerald O'Collins brings together a lifetime of discipleship, prayer, and scholarship.
Essential writings of the French mystic philosopher, expertly introduced by Eric O Springsted.
Moving reflections on life by Joyce Rupp, one of the most beloved spiritual writers of our day.
Two practitioners of interfaith dialogue provide readers with a guide for Catholics and Muslims to reach greater mutual understanding and work for social justice.
The essential writings of one of the most beloved spiritual leaders of modern times.
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.
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.
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.
The Salesian tradition is rooted in the witness of two extraordinary saints - Francis de Sales and Jane de Chantal.
The best and most accessible collection of writings by the most popular saint of modern times.
In this fourth volume of his morning homilies Pope Francis offers his unforgettable reflections on the gospel.
Timeless spiritual wisdom from the author of War and Peace.
The wisdom of an Indian Swami, an early bridge between East and West, published to mark the 150th anniversary of his birth.
The essential writings of the American Quaker mystic, social activist, and Nobel Prize laureate.
Writings from a modern mystic and prophet whose vision has inspired generations on their journey of personal and social transformation.
"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
A brief biography and selected writings of Pedro Arrupe, the influential Jesuit.
Offers the voice of a modern pioneer in the mysticism of everyday life.
Masterful spiritual writings by Karl Rahner, one of the great religious thinkers of all time.
A rich and relevant introduction to the spiritual thought of a leading 19th century philosopher.
This volume provides real insight and fresh hope for those concerned to breathe new life into the church of the twenty-first century.
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.
A collection of writing by G.K. Chesterton.
"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."
Selected key writings on wisdom, compassion, and meditation by one of the world?s foremost spiritual teachers.
A collection of writings by the French Benedictine monk who went to India and became a swami.
One of the twentieth century's most important Catholic thinkers shares thoughts on traditional themes in the light of present-day challenges.
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.
The essential writings of Indian holy man Sadhu Sundar Singh.
An introduction to the Anabaptists.
For the first time, links the writings of a couple who worked to make the Catholic faith compelling and understandable in the modern world.
Shows us how to read the “living gospel” of every day holiness exemplified in the lives of saints and spiritual masters.
Pope Francis offers his most challenging and personal reflections on the gospel message.
A poignant collection of inspiring true stories that foster healing and harmony.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
Cardinal Tagle's deep commitment to the poor and his ardent faith in the gospel message shine clearly throughout these memories and reflections.
What does it mean to be embodiments of the Spirit of God on earth, and why is it so important to understand it?
A cherished resource for all who are trying to make sense of suffering, death, and life beyond death.
Pope Francis’s reflections on Matthew’s Gospel help us embrace a simple and living intimacy with Jesus.
The fascinating story of a lifetime in the service of Christ’s peace and of the extraordinary companions met along the way.
Empowers readers of all faiths and backgrounds to see through a prophetic lens and engage in prophetic action.
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.
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