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Charting a course from the 1960s crack-up of social certitudes through current political meltdowns, George Weigel’s whirlwind tour of Catholicism, politics, literature, sports, and society yields telling insights from a keen observer and a master of the art of the essay.

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In this heartfelt manifesto, Francis Cardinal Arinze addresses the issue of violence committed in the name of faith. A successful peacemaker in his native Nigeria, Arinze argues that respect for God and human life are inseparable and essential for peace.

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This volume includes a variety of first-rate essays on spirituality in non-religious settings, including Twelve Step meetings, arts, sports, and social justice movements.

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This book looks at the diverse spiritual traditions that have evolved in South and Central America and the Caribbean, since the first encounter with Europeans in the 16th century. Rich, varied writing from international scholars examines the diversity of religious practices and beliefs.

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John Polkinghorne dares to ask the questions that would seem to be too dangerous to ask—and he comes up with some answers, which are deeply satisfying to both mind and heart.

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A perennial bestseller, this collection of readings remains a favorite of teachers of world religions for its impartial tone and its balance of major contemporary religious traditions with primitive, ancient, and esoteric religions.

2nd edition organized and co-edited by Rabbi Eric Greenberg.

This complete collection of Pope John Paul II's texts on Judaism and the state of Israel bears witness to the extraordinary contribution the newly cannonized leader made to healing relations between Jews and Christians. A work of reconciliation and inspiration.

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The second in the precedent-setting two volume series, this work convokes the dynamic voices of 40 women scholars, called together by the illustrious Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, to reimagine and reinterpret the bible in a vigorous, feminist interpretation of individual scriptural texts.

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Recognized as a landmark in biblical interpretation, this first volume of Searching the Scriptures shares the insight of women scholars from around the world, empowering readers with an incisive understanding of the historical and sociopolitical issues involved in feminist critical analysis.

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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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