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Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
Theologians provide new ways to surmount barriers of distrust and fear among the adherents of the worlds major religions.
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
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.
Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.
Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.
The Brazilian theologian offers an interpretation of the life and message of Jesus and the tenets of christology.
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.
Argues the African's role as agent of religious adaptation superseded that of his Western missionary counterpart in the development and growth of Christianity in West Africa.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
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.
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.
What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
This thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.
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.
The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
This poetic book on the Trinity offers reflections on the inter-personal dimensions of God and spells out the implications for spiritual life.
The eminent Brazilian theology unpacks the mysteries of Trinitarian faith.
An ideal introduction to a vibrant and distinctive way of doing Christian theology.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
An inside look at the dialogue among Catholicism and world religions, particularly Buddhism and Islam.
An up-to-date, accessible, and comprehensive study of every major position taken by Christian churches and theologians on world religions and religious pluralism.
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.
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."
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
A comprehensive summary of liberation theology in Latin America.
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 probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
Exploring the interconnection of the Trinity and the other great mysteries of Christian Faith.
How worship and liturgy can surprise and lead us to the divine depths of creation.
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
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.
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."
An accessible and engaging introduction to Christian doctrine from an African perspective through the lens of a famous novel.
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.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
The classics texts in black theology, now with new concluding reflections by the author.
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.
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.
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.
A new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
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.
What it means to share the Gospel in light of postmodern questions.
"A great strength of this collection of essays lies in the willingness of the authors to tackle the thorny ecclesiological problem of exclusion from multiple perspectives, often shedding fresh light on a longstanding ecclesial issue." —Richard R. Gaillardetz, from the Foreword
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.
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.
Recasts our understanding of the discipline by drawing from the faith vision of the entire theological enterprise, including scripture, dogmatic theology, social ethics, and spritualtiy.
Lefebure offers Christian readings of Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist holy texts that suggest new bases for friendship and understanding.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
“A clear and sensitive justification of process philosophy’s relevance to contemporary Catholic theology.” —John F. Haught
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
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.
The vision of Pope Francis, as seen by one of the world's leading liberation theologians.
Thirteen scholars fulfill Teilhard de Chardin's hope that a future generation apply his learnings to the challenges and needs of their age.
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.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
From one of the world's most prophetic voices, an inspiring summary of the Christian message in the context of an evolving universe.
A spirited defense of Asian theology and an invitation to find joy in the encounter of the “religious other.”
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.
Through the lens of Christology, a new approach to the theology of religions.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
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).
Shows how religious pluralism carries the promise of being the theology of the future.
A leading Korean theologian offers a way past Christianity’s theological impasses.
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.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
Offers a diversity of perspectives on liberative theologies from all areas of the margins: race, class, culture, gender, and disability.
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