Theology

Front Cover for Quest for the Creed

Exploring the startling statements that the Apostles’ creed makes about the nature of God, man, and the universe, this guide reveals the challenge and paradoxical beauty of a Christian cornerstone. A fresh, appealing examination of an often overlooked prayer.

Front Cover for New Voices in Catholic Theology

Former students of professor Michael J. Buckley, share essays that are informed and inspired by the theologian’s teachings and attentive mentoring. Emerging from a vibrant intellectual community of prayer and scholarship, the work continues the theological conversation that Buckley initiated.

Front Cover for The Varieties of Vernacular Mysticism 1350 - 1550

More than 25 years in the making, this volume illuminates the abundant range and depth of Christian mystical teachings during the late medieval period in Europe. McGinn brings unparalleled insight and expertise to the investigation of the riches of vernacular spirituality.

Front cover for The Promise Of Christian Humanism

In this remarkable book, Dominic Doyle discusses how the work of St. Thomas Aquinas, Charles Taylor, Nicholas Boyle, and others reveals the essential bond between the Christian virtue of hope and the life-affirming sensibilities of humanism.

 Why We Venerate the Saints

In a careful biblical, historical, and systematic study of the ancient and enduring tradition of veneration of saints, Patricia Sullivan illuminates the compelling and transformative roles of the saints in the lives of individuals and in the life of the Church.

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 Tales of a Magic Monastery

Here, the charming, mature stories from the internationally beloved monk are accompanied by original art. Like the parables of Jesus, these tales repeatedly unfold new levels of meaning if we are willing to sit with them.

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 of Symbolism

The thought of Johann Adam Möhler has had a major impact on the development of Catholic theology in the twentieth century, providing a crucial source of inspiration for theologians such as Karl Rahner and Yves Congar.

The Splendor of Faith

Avery Cardinal Dulles crystalizes the core components of the Pope John Paul II’s brilliant contributions to theology. Synthesizing a wealth of material, this resource conveys the essential  teachings of one of the greatest leaders of the Catholic Church and the world.

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