Contemporary

Front Cover of Friending God

Understanding the new coordinates of cyberspace, community and faith

The internet has become an existentially new reality of our lives. It stirs questions about who we are as people, and what we long for in the depths of our souls.

Front Cover of God and Profit

This is the most up-to-date, readable and clear presentation of the history and practice of the West's current financial system from a Christian perspective taking into account the many contributions Christian have made to this system of banking and money management.

Front Cover of Prayers for Priests

A collection of contemporary prayers—more than two month's worth—for today's busy priest (and for everyone baptized into the priesthood of Christ). This book is divided into two parts. The first section, entitled "Scriptural Meditations," is comprised of 31 intercessory prayers of petition based on Biblical themes. The second section, entitled, "Saintly Intercessions," is comprised of 31 intercessory prayers directed to popular saints such as John Vianney and Francis de Sales.

Front Cover of John Paul II's Letter to a Jewish Friend

Schoolmates “Lolek” Wojtyla and “Jurek” Kluger were boyhood pals in pre-war Poland—till their lives were blighted by invasion, war, and genocide. It took 50 years, but they reunited. A moving tale of friendship in the face of evil.

Front Cover of The People Wish to See Jesus

These reflections, written with great gratitude for the work of teachers, and translated exclusively for this volume from talks by then Archbishop Bergoglio to the catechists of Buenos Aires, offer deep understanding and challenge for successful catechesis, teaching, and education.  

The Pope Francis Resource Library

Front Cover for Tea Party Catholic

Samuel Gregg draws upon Catholic teaching, natural law theory, and the thought of Catholic founding father Charles Carroll of Carrollton to develop a Catholic case for free economy, limited government, and ordered liberty in America.

Front Cover of Open Mind, Faithful Heart

Pope Francis connects with people, especially the young, the forgotten, and the forlorn. What is the source of his spiritual vitality? Find out here, in a book that offers a path for prayer and a guide for life.

The Pope Francis Resource Library

Front Cover for A Call To Serve

This thoughtful, vivid introduction to Pope Francis’ life and his promising future in the Vatican details the historic events surrounding Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation, the subsequent election of Pope Francis, and the particulars of the new Pope’s spirituality and thought.

Front cover for A Reader's Guide to The Discernment of Spirits

A companion to the bestselling Ignatian guide, this workbook provides a practical means of unlocking the wisdom of The Discernment of Spirits. Each chapter includes key concepts, contemplation of case studies, and questions to consider in the personal application of the teaching.

Front Cover for American Catholics Through the Twentieth Century

Claire Wolfteich explores powerful examples of the complex vocation of living out the Catholic faith in our daily lives.This clear and informative study explores the many, diverse initiatives of lay Catholics ranging from Dorothy Day to César Chávez to Mario Cuomo.

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