History

Front Cover of Inculturation and the Church in North America

This fourth volume of the Church in the 21st Century series discusses the relation between Catholic faith and the secular culture.

Front Cover pf Buddhist Spirituality Vol 2

Of all the great religions, Buddhism has focused most intensively on the aspect of religion that we call spirituality. No religion has set a higher value on the states of spiritual insight and liberation, and none has set forth so methodically and with such a wealth of reflection the various paths and disciplines by which such states are reached.

Front Cover of Buddhist Spirituality Vol I

Buddhism has focused intensively on the aspect of religion that we call spirituality. No religion has set a higher value on the states of spiritual insight and liberation, and none has set forth so methodically and with such a wealth of reflection the various paths and disciplines by which such states are reached.

Front Cover of Beyond The Empire

A lively, page-turning account of the drama, chaos, and bursts of sanctity that marked the four hundred years in which Christianity went from a persecuted cult to a world religion—and the guardian of Western civilization.

Front Cover for Blessed Among All Women

The blessed, the prophets, the heroes of love and faith—these dynamic women come to life in this new collection of biographies from the bestselling author of All Saints. Be uplifted by the courage and spirit of this gathering of women.

Front Cover for Islamic Spirituality Foundations

A wide-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Islamic spirituality. This book discusses the foundations of Sufism, including the Qur’an, the Hadith, pilgrimage, and prayer, as well as a study of the rise of Islam.

Front Cover for I Believe in the Holy Spirit

A rare and comprehensive treatment of the Church’s understanding of the Spirit and the working of the Spirit in the life of the Church, by one of the great Roman Catholic theologians of the 20th century.

Front Cover of Catching up with Jesus

In the spirit of Teilhard de Chardin, this fiercely innovative theologian tries to clear away 2,000 years of metaphysics and Christology, to present Jesus in a bold new light—as the culmination of human evolution and the divine plan.

Front Cover of The Analogical Imagination

An essential addition to any serious theological library. David Tracy looks at the culture of pluralism, and introduces his influential concept of the "classic," as well as his idea of the difference between analogical and other ways of viewing the life of faith. 

Front Cover of Anglican Approaches to Scripture

In this remarkable book, award-winning author Rowan A. Greer weaves together historical detail and theological sensitivity to present a multi-layered Anglican perspective on scripture.

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