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Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
The author of Anatomy of Inculturation offers a compelling argument that despite missionary Christianity's refusal to acknowledge the worth of traditional African religious culture, the incarnational spirituality of those cultures remains vibrant and visible today.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
Top scholars explore the pathbreaking work of Andrew Walls and its impact on the understanding of Christianity as a world religion, not merely a European one.
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
Scholarly and stimulating look at the importance of the Bible for Blacks and of Blacks in the Bible. "Lucidly written with profound messages . . ."--Black Issues in Higher Education
Exploring the interconnection of the Trinity and the other great mysteries of Christian Faith.
A renowned scholar of interfaith relations focuses on Catholic engagement with other religious traditions in the United States, and the significance of this experience of religious pluralism for Christian theology.
The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
An accessible and engaging introduction to Christian doctrine from an African perspective through the lens of a famous novel.
In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
A spirited defense of Asian theology and an invitation to find joy in the encounter of the “religious other.”
“A clear and sensitive justification of process philosophy’s relevance to contemporary Catholic theology.” —John F. Haught
The history of a church that has changed, can change, and will change with the grace of God's Spirit always guiding it, inspiring it, keeping it.
A comprehensive summary of the rewards and challenges of doing mission as Maryknoll begins its second hundred years in a greatly changed world.
Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council, sixty scholars, clergy, and religious from all over Africa offer a new model and process for doing theology in the 21st century.
Agbonkhianmeghe E. Orobator, SJ is a Jesuit priest who lives and works in Nairobi, Kenya. He is the author of Theology Brewed in an African Pot (Orbis 2008) and editor of Religion and Faith in Africa: Confessions of an Animist (Orbis 2018, Boston College Duffy Lecture Series).
Responding to the call of the Second Vatican Council, this new introduction to moral theology shows how virtue ethics and a global perspective shape the call to faithful discipleship today.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
One of the world’s most important philosophers of religion reveals the unity of cosmic Mystery in this distillation of the wisdom of East and West, North and South.
Shows how religious pluralism carries the promise of being the theology of the future.
Original essays honor the work of Linda Sowell Cahill and her contributions to the discipline of Christian ethics.
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
Examines the Latin American theology that has shaped the social and ecclesial vision of Pope Francis.
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 new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
Renowned scholars respond to Perry Schmidt-Leukel's novel approach to understanding religious diversity.
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