Theology

Front Cover of Hindu Spirituality: Vedas Through Vedanta

A broad-ranging, lightly-illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Hindu spirituality during its formative earlier periods. It brings together the complex skein of thoughts, beliefs, and practices that developed from the archaic period of the Vedas and received their early crystallization as Vedanta. It presents the eternal, timeless dimension of Hinduism.

Front Cover for Grammars of Resurrection

This is a brilliant and original study of the doctrine of the Resurrection, incorporating much of the history of modern Christology, but set out in a fresh, remarkably elegant form by a young Catholic theologian. This work is likely to be at the center of theological discussion for years to come.

Front Cover for How Balthasar Changed My Mind

This volume is both a first-rate introduction to Balthasar and a window into the way that great theologians understand the driving questions of their work.

Front cover for The Good News According to Luke

Richard Rohr shares his understanding of Luke's message for today's reader. Grounded in scholarship but accessible to a general audience, this commentary sheds light on the creation of the Bible and ways that we think about God's word.

Holy Infant Jesus

An inspiring collection of stories from those who have been touched by the infant Jesus—from descriptions of devotional practices worldwide to accounts of visionaries. Illustrated with representations of the young Christ from both high art and homespun traditions, this charming book is a personal introduction to the Holy Child.

Front Cover of God, Evil, and Innocent Suffering

Do people suffer only because they deserve to suffer? According to classical Christian belief, yes. John Thiel, however, insists that some people who suffer are truly innocent.  Innocent suffering suggests a different way of thinking about God’s presence, including how God is not directly involved in human suffering and death.

Front Cover of Genetics, Theology and Ethics

Catholic Press Association Award-winner.  From a team of the world’s leading bioethicists, a collection of popular and scholarly essays on the challenges of bioethics in our world today. Topics include stem cell research, cloning, economic challenges, and society’s common good.

Front Cover of God is Near

In his new book, Michael Morwood reminds readers that the Christian God is closer to us than our very hearts. He seeks to counter commonly held notions—like the need for people to earn or be worthy of God's love—with the loving portrait of the Father handed down by Jesus and captured in the Gospels.

Front Cover of Francis De Sales

This popular presentation of the life and writings of one of the most influential figures in the history of Christianity includes many rich segments from the spiritual classics Introduction to the Devout Life and Treatise on the Love of God. Wright introduces the reader to the world of de Sales and distills from his masterworks the insights that are as applicable today as when first written.

Front Cover of Fragments of Real Presence

A powerful proposal for Christian women to acknowledge their religious roots, confront the death-dealing and the life-giving aspects of religion, and seek healthy, nurturing ways to grow into their own wise faith. Includes insightful reflection questions for individuals and small groups.

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