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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.
A revised and expanded edition of the text presents a justice-based ethics that avails itself of the perspecitves and experiences of those on the margins.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
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.
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).
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
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.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Fresh views from womanist theologians on theodicy.
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.
On the 25th Anniversary of his death, reflection on the legacy of a Jesuit theologian and martyr.
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.
Writers from many tribes address issues of environmental and social devastation in the Americas.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology today.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
A comprehensive summary of liberation theology in Latin America.
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
The vision of Pope Francis, as seen by one of the world's leading liberation theologians.
This vital new theology of "traditioning" draws out the subversive hope of the gospels and the role of the marginalized in passing down the Christian message through the centuries.
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.
This poetic book on the Trinity offers reflections on the inter-personal dimensions of God and spells out the implications for spiritual life.
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.
Thirteen scholars fulfill Teilhard de Chardin's hope that a future generation apply his learnings to the challenges and needs of their age.
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
From one of the world's most prophetic voices, an inspiring summary of the Christian message in the context of an evolving universe.
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.
New edition of groundbreaking work Andrew Greeley called "a shining vision".
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 much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
A comprehensive summary of the rewards and challenges of doing mission as Maryknoll begins its second hundred years in a greatly changed world.
Theologians provide new ways to surmount barriers of distrust and fear among the adherents of the worlds major religions.
What would Catholic systematics look like if it were done from a Latino/a perspective?
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.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
The eminent Brazilian theology unpacks the mysteries of Trinitarian faith.
Lefebure offers Christian readings of Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist holy texts that suggest new bases for friendship and understanding.
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 basic textbook in religious ethics for today's Catholic studients and young adults.
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 way of looking at evolution-- one that opens our eyes to the unfolding love of God.
Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.
This thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.
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.
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.
"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 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
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission 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.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
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."
30th Anniversary Edition! Provides a thoughtful perspective for those engaged in small Christian communities worldwide.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
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.
What it means to share the Gospel in light of postmodern questions.
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.
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.
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 biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
Exploring the interconnection of the Trinity and the other great mysteries of Christian Faith.
Articulates a learning process to help Christians improve approaches to understanding other religious traditions.
This ecumenical collection of essays presents a rare opportunity to read and reflect on the work of some of the most prominent voices in contemporary theology.
Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.
How worship and liturgy can surprise and lead us to the divine depths of creation.
An accessible and engaging introduction to Christian doctrine from an African perspective through the lens of a famous novel.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
A comprehensive introduction to contemporary theology by and about black women.
Offers a diversity of perspectives on liberative theologies from all areas of the margins: race, class, culture, gender, and disability.
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 new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
An inside look at the dialogue among Catholicism and world religions, particularly Buddhism and Islam.
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
A leading Korean theologian offers a way past Christianity’s theological impasses.
A probing introduction to the meaning and methods of Practical Theology.
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
Shows how religious pluralism carries the promise of being the theology of the future.
New insights into the evolution of spiritual wholeness in creation through the lens of quantum biology.
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