The classics texts in black theology, now with new concluding reflections by the author.
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.
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.
International scholars advance current scholarship on the transformations of the Catholic Church in the 20th century.
Insightful essays on Christian-Muslim relations by one of the world's leading experts.
Offers a comprehensive anthology of the work of one of Catholicism's most creative contemporary theologians.
On the 25th Anniversary of his death, reflection on the legacy of a Jesuit theologian and martyr.
A book about the Palestinian Christian community.
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.
A comprehensive summary of liberation theology in Latin America.
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.
One of the most significant contributions of Latin America to the church and theology today.
This highly praised text provides a contemporary and global perspective on doing Catholic theology 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).
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.
Thirteen scholars fulfill Teilhard de Chardin's hope that a future generation apply his learnings to the challenges and needs of their age.
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.
Catholic theologians from around the globe address issues in feminism and ethics.
Fresh views from womanist theologians on theodicy.
A leading scholar of Islam examines Christianity from a Muslim perspective.
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.
Illuminating writings on religion, feminism and environmental issues from Africa, Asia, Latin America.
Offers alternative theological models for the local church, with a practical historical overview of how theologies of the church have evolved on a local level since 1965
The much-discussed work by a noted scholar of Christian theology and interreligious thought.
From one of the world's most prophetic voices, an inspiring summary of the Christian message in the context of an evolving universe.
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.
This poetic book on the Trinity offers reflections on the inter-personal dimensions of God and spells out the implications for spiritual life.
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.
Affirms a radical Christian uniqueness over the pluralist argument.
The eminent Brazilian theology unpacks the mysteries of Trinitarian faith.
Theologians provide new ways to surmount barriers of distrust and fear among the adherents of the worlds major religions.
A new way of looking at evolution-- one that opens our eyes to the unfolding love of God.
First in a 12-volume series encompassing the works of the celebrated religious scholar.
Eye-opening essays by Buddhist, Hindus, Jews, Muslims provide insights to how Christianity is viewed in their communities--and why
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 interdisciplinary text for undergraduates explores the various literary genres in the Bible as well as biblical themes in contemporary literature.
This practical guide to adult faith formation offers new insights and paradigms for understanding, practicing, and sharing faith.
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.
Two leading Latin American theologians offer a primer on the basic issues and concerns of doing theology in a third world context.
A vital, accessible, comparative view of Siddharta Guatama and Jesus Christ that captures the fruits of recent scholarship.
Leading writers and social critics address the question: What is the most significant spiritual question of our time?
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.
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.
The Brazilian theologian offers an interpretation of the life and message of Jesus and the tenets of christology.
A comprehensive summary of the rewards and challenges of doing mission as Maryknoll begins its second hundred years in a greatly changed world.
What it means to share the Gospel in light of postmodern questions.
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.
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.
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.
In this brief but telling work a leading Catholic thinker traces issues reshaping theology and mission today.
Lefebure offers Christian readings of Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, and Buddhist holy texts that suggest new bases for friendship and understanding.
A creative and comprehensive examination of the church, both theologically and in its global context.
An ideal introduction to a vibrant and distinctive way of doing Christian theology.
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 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 theology of peace that renders the just war theory near mute by making Jesus and his teachings the cornerstone of both theory and practice.
A basic textbook in religious ethics for today's Catholic studients and young adults.
Distinguished moral theologian Charles Curran examines Catholic social thought, sexual morality, and the question of reform and renewal in the church.
The author of the best-seller Quantum Theology now explores the meaning of evolution and points to new and profound spiritual directions.
The biography of a saint who embodies an ethic for today.
A wise and trustworthy introduction to spirituality and mysticism, their meaning, and their importance for our age.
Where does human existence stand in a cosmos some fifteen billion years old and seemingly indifferent to human suffering?
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.
This thorough and readable textbook coffers the perspectives of women around the globe on basic theological issue of God, church, creation, humanity.
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.
Argues for a reconstruction of christology and mission for the modern pluralistic world.
Fresh and timely essays from a Latino/a perspective cover a range of topics in contemporary theology and culture.
A fully integrated examination and appreciation of the Holy Spirit’s work in us.
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
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.
An accessible and engaging introduction to Christian doctrine from an African perspective through the lens of a famous novel.
Making sense of Christian faith through an understanding of spirituality.
A new edition of a foundational work in Liberation Theology.
Explores the witness and legacy of the "first female theologian of the Americas."
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 new foundational text in interreligious dialogue.
A comprehensive introduction to contemporary theology by and about black women.
An up-to-date, accessible, and comprehensive study of every major position taken by Christian churches and theologians on world religions and religious pluralism.
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.
An inside look at the dialogue among Catholicism and world religions, particularly Buddhism and Islam.
Exploring the interconnection of the Trinity and the other great mysteries of Christian Faith.
"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
This collection of essays offers rich fruit to a seeking, questioning generation that is drawn to spirituality but not always to dogmatic religion.
How worship and liturgy can surprise and lead us to the divine depths of creation.
Offers a diversity of perspectives on liberative theologies from all areas of the margins: race, class, culture, gender, and disability.
A leading Korean theologian offers a way past Christianity’s theological impasses.
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