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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.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.
The eminent Brazilian theology unpacks the mysteries of Trinitarian faith.
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
From one of the world's most prophetic voices, an inspiring summary of the Christian message in the context of an evolving universe.
The vision of Pope Francis, as seen by one of the world's leading liberation theologians.
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.
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
This poetic book on the Trinity offers reflections on the inter-personal dimensions of God and spells out the implications for spiritual life.
An original exploration of the life of Jesus and the teachings of Gandhi--one that puts nonviolent action at the very heart of Christian salvation.
An accessible and engaging introduction to Christian doctrine from an African perspective through the lens of a famous novel.
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
The best-selling author of Quantum Theology addresses all Christians, especially theologians, to see how humanity's "deep past can empower us to embrace the profound changes that face us today."
A new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.
This thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
A comprehensive introduction to contemporary theology by and about black women.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
Exploring the interconnection of the Trinity and the other great mysteries of Christian Faith.
Demonstrates how amer-eurocentric understandings of Jesus and God clash with American Indian worldviews, and how American Indian Christians define themselves and their faith today.
A new way of looking at evolution-- one that opens our eyes to the unfolding love of God.
For college and study groups, an introduction to religion and theology that addresses the core questions about what faith is and what having faith means in the 21st century.
Joining the wisdom of East and West, a modern spiritual master proposes a new Christian mysticism for the third millennium, one that will help humanity to transcend violence and heal the earth.
An up-to-date, accessible, and comprehensive study of every major position taken by Christian churches and theologians on world religions and religious pluralism.
On the 25th Anniversary of his death, reflection on the legacy of a Jesuit theologian and martyr.
A new theology of peace that renders the just war theory near mute by making Jesus and his teachings the cornerstone of both theory and practice.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
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
Fresh views from womanist theologians on theodicy.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?
The Jesuit writer who spent nearly fifty years in Japan here explores why Christian theology must dialogue with science and the religions of the East.
In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
How worship and liturgy can surprise and lead us to the divine depths of creation.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
An inside look at the dialogue among Catholicism and world religions, particularly Buddhism and Islam.
The first book in the series "Catholicity in an Evolving Universe" unveils a new paradigm for being Catholic, a conscious awareness of how everything in the universe forms a whole.
“A clear and sensitive justification of process philosophy’s relevance to contemporary Catholic theology.” —John F. Haught
An innovative open-ended systems approach to ecclesiology in a continually evolving universe.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
The first comprehensive exploration of the traditional moral and ethical imperatives of African religion, treating it as an equal among the religions of the world.
Presents the construction of ?local theologies? as an enterprise that?s not just for specialists. This exciting and practical book promises to become a standard in courses on theological method and foundations of ministry.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
What it means to share the Gospel in light of postmodern questions.
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.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
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.
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
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.
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.
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.
Lefebure offers Christian readings of Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist holy texts that suggest new bases for friendship and understanding.
A basic textbook in religious ethics for today's Catholic studients and young adults.
30th Anniversary Edition! Provides a thoughtful perspective for those engaged in small Christian communities worldwide.
One of the most creative American theologians of the past fifty years, Harvey Cox is best known as the author of The Secular City, among the true classics in religious studies.
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 creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
This landmark work provides a compelling vision of two religions--one of "creation" and the other of "empire"--running throughout the Hebrew and Christian scriptures and the profound implications this holds for believers today.
Thirteen scholars fulfill Teilhard de Chardin's hope that a future generation apply his learnings to the challenges and needs of their age.
Theologians provide new ways to surmount barriers of distrust and fear among the adherents of the worlds major religions.
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
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