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Front Cover of Honorable Reader

“A welcome addition to the long list of Merton’s publications. Unique, fascinating, and highly recommended.”
Library Journal

“Essential information in the mosaic which was not just Merton’s personal journey, but a quest made for thousands of readers in many foreign cultures.”
Resources for American Literary Study

Front Cover of The People Wish to See Jesus

These reflections, written with great gratitude for the work of teachers, and translated exclusively for this volume from talks by then Archbishop Bergoglio to the catechists of Buenos Aires, offer deep understanding and challenge for successful catechesis, teaching, and education.  

The Pope Francis Resource Library

Front cover of Take Back the Truth

Joanna Manning introduces readers to the growing polarization within Christianity and its relationship with the modern world. She warns against the ongoing retreat into fundamentalism and exclusivity and points the way toward inclusivity and compassion.

Front Cover for Tested In Every Way

Christopher Ruddy convenes a host of ecclesial and theological voices to address the difficulties confronting the American Catholic priesthood—from the clerical sex abuse scandal to internal cultural and theological divisions to decreased numbers—with clarity and hope.

Front Cover of Systematic Thought of Hans Urs von Balthasar

Is there a single driving force unifying the diverse writings of Hans Urs von Balthasar? Kevin Mongrain points to von Balthasar’s retrieval of Irenaeus of Lyons. In Irenaeus, von Balthasar found inspiration for a genuinely Christian theology that resists the recurring danger of gnosticism while honoring the Mystery of God.

Front Cover for Sacrament of Unity

A comprehensive explanation of the sacrament of the Eucharist—the praise, thanksgiving, sacrifice, and meal of the assembled people of God—that unites individuals and parishes with Jesus, and all the other communities that celebrate the Eucharist throughout the world.

Front Cover for The Reform of the Papacy

In this influential bestseller, John R. Quinn, who served as archbishop of San Francisco, makes a bold and persuasive case for reform within the Catholic church, particularly of the policies and procedures of the Roman Curia.

Front Cover of Refocusing the Vision

A revised and greatly expanded version of the best-selling, Living the Vision, revisited with the eyes and experience of ten years. This book maps an agenda for nuns living with the reforms set forth by the Second Vatican Council.

Front Cover of Raised in Captivity

A hilarious memoir of growing up in a religiously-addicted family, this book is an affectionate and cautionary look at the jolting ups and downs of being raised in a church-going family—and how the author kept his faith in Jesus anyway.

Front Cover of The Psalms

The psalms are the oldest prayers in the Judeo-Christian tradition. Joan Chittister sees them as a lexicon of the human condition, assuring us of God's caring presence and loving help in every situation. In this beautifully designed book, Chittister provides a favorite psalm for each month and a reflection on the prayer for each day so that the psalm can become a benediction that pulsates in our hearts

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