Life, Justice, Dignity

Front Cover of The Catholic Funeral

This comprehensive reference is an essential handbook for planning the end-of-life arrangements for a loved one.

Front Cover for Our Second Birth

Our Second Birth draws from Nouwen’s last journal, Sabbatical Journey, reflects on the meaning of our journeys and relationships, and calls us to awaken to the sacredness of life and the love of God.

The Only Necessary Thing

Wendy Greer, a dear friend of Henri Nouwen’s, culled together the spiritual master’s writings on prayer to offer a work that enriches our understanding of the practice of coming close to God. This collection offers profound nurturance for the spiritual life.

Front Cover of On The Heels of Freedom

Learn how devoted missionaries overcame widespread bias and apathy to open ministries and schools among black slaves in the South—where teaching slaves to read the bible was illegal. These schools helped the black churches become centers of community and empowerment.

Front Cover of On Being Liked

On Being Liked is the transforming and joyful sequel to Faith Beyond Resentment: Fragments Catholic and Gay, which established the Catholic priest and writer James Alison as one of the most striking, original, and intellectually irresistible voices in the church.

Front Cover of A Mystical Heart

Best selling author Edwina Gateley—through meditations, poems, and drawings—encourages us to recognize God's ever-present healing embrace, even in the midst of darkness. This book features ideas and motivations for every week of the year that invite us to be awake in the presence of God.

Front Cover for Mother Teresa

The great spirit whose love embraced and uplifted the poor, sick, and orphaned shines from the pages of this accessible and comprehensive biography by Christian Feldman. The inspiring account includes eyewitness reports, photographs, and Mother Teresa’s own timeless words.

Front Cover of More I Could Not Ask

A faith journey, from a child's grasp of his family's immigrant faith, with its deep reverence for the priesthood, to an ever-deepening sense of family and priestly service that extends to the entire body of Christ.

Front Cover for Making Disciples

An experienced teacher of moral theology applies the latest findings of psychology and theology to age-old questions: How do we follow Jesus? How can we help others to follow him, and build initiatives that encourage the faith to spread spontaneously through society?

Front Cover of Love Without Calculation

When on a sabbatical in Tahiti, a renowned religious thinker took a break from the scholarly works, libraries, and footnotes to write about the core of Catholic faith—that God poured himself out into the beauty of creation. The result is this colorful, heartfelt, and evocative book that promises to become a classic of religious literature.

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