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Front Cover for Sexual Ethics and The New Testament

From the internationally acclaimed Catholic biblical scholar, this meticulous reading of biblical teaching on sexuality gives insight into how a disciple of Jesus is called to live out his or her existence as a sexual being.

Front Cover for Seeking the Absolute Love

The author presents a loving introduction to the founders of the monastic orders and shows how St. Benedict and others made a skillful selection from the treasures of the ancients.

Front Cover for Scripture in the Tradition

Scripture in the Tradition links the process of exegesis to the foundation of Christian thought, demonstrating that scriptural interpretation is part of the ongoing reflective life of God and unveiling the process by which the human race approaches the mystery of the divine. 

Front Cover for Scarlet Music

Joan Ohanneson brings to life the "feather on the breath of God" —Hildegard of Bingen, the prophet who shattered stereotypes of women, saints, and even God. This gripping memoir includes the saint’s own vivid accounts of her visions and thoughts.

Front Cover of Salt, Leaven and Light

This book traces the history of theology and the Church from its ancient beginnings to its relevance in the world today.

Front Cover for Sacred Texts of the World

A perennial bestseller, this collection of readings remains a favorite of teachers of world religions for its impartial tone and its balance of major contemporary religious traditions with primitive, ancient, and esoteric religions.

Front Cover for Quest for the Grail

Richard Rohr explores the ancient legend of Parsifal and reveals the power of myth to call us to our true purpose in the world. Archetypes and symbols come to life as Rohr awakens an authentic, masculine understanding of spirituality.

Front Cover for Quantum Theology

Drawing parallels between the behavior of subatomic particles and the essence of spirituality, Diarmuid O’Murchu knits together the substance and source of creation, showing that new findings in science only lead us to deeper truths about the nature of the divine.

Front Cover for The Pope's Army

The Swiss Guard takes ultimate responsibility for the safety of the Pope and makes a striking impression at every official ceremony. Robert Royal celebrates the guard's special combination of military skill, idealistic conviction, and religious commitment in this readable, richly illustrated volume.

Front Cover of Saint John XXII

Angelo Roncalli won the hearts and minds of people the world over, with his warm style and forward thinking. "We are not on the earth to guard a museum," he once said about the Church, "but to tend a blooming garden full of life."

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