Life, Justice, Dignity

Front Cover for Faith Beyond Resentment

A stunningly original reimagining of the Catholic faith by one of the most lucid and exciting theologians of our day. James Alison examines Catholic theology from a gay perspective and addresses both those who are not gay and those who are not Catholic.

Front Cover for Encounters with Merton

Henri Nouwen explores Thomas Merton’s life and writings and unveils how the yearnings of the young intellectual matured into a life of contemplation. One spiritual leader’s inquiry into the development of another, this book consummates the communion of two great souls.

Front Cover of Embraced by Compassion

Employing a 'theology by immersion' tactic, this inspirational guide reveals how our search for ourselves can and should lead us to God, and how our search for God will be rooted in our own deeply personal experience, revealing the ways in which faith development and human development can, and do, mutually enrich each other.

Front Cover of Down and Out in Providence

Designed for personal and group reflection, this book includes profound observations about our call as Christians as well as practical suggestions for living out the mission of a compassionate faith.

Front Cover for The Difference God Makes

Penned by a leading intellectual in the American Catholic church, this collection brings together Francis Cardinal George's most influential writings on Catholic faith, communion, and culture, and stresses the importance of ecumenism and community among people of all beliefs.

Front Cover for The Difference God Makes

Penned by a leading intellectual in the American Catholic church, this collection brings together Francis Cardinal George's most influential writings on Catholic faith, communion, and culture, and stresses the importance of ecumenism and community among people of all beliefs.

Front Cover of Dear Heart Come Home

Joyce Rupp shares her own midlife journey—its ups and downs—with honesty and insight that will support and inspire other seekers looking to deepen their spiritual lives.

Front Cover for Couples in Love

A faithful, lively, accessible guide to the church’s uplifting message about the meaning of sexuality and the sacredness of human relationships. Written in story form, it tells the story of a young couple in love struggling with conscience, intimacy, and honesty.

Front Cover of Christianity's Dangerous Memory

This book offers a bold re-reading of the life of Jesus as “Christ liberator,” the ultimate rebel against unjust and confining social systems and self-serving doctrines. Follow Jesus’ “dangerous” example, the author suggests, to live more richly and truthfully.

Front Cover of Christian Marriage

Critics of Catholic moral teachings on sexuality overlook the subtle, profound reflection the church has devoted to these questions. Learn what monks, popes, and holy married people have said over the centuries about the Gospel's call to holiness in marriage.

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