History

Front Cover for Models of Priestly Formation

In Models of Priestly Formation, Msgr. Charles Murphy explores key moments in the history of priestly education and vocation, and points us toward developments in training that can help priests manage increasingly complex demands on their time and talents.

Front Cover for Marriage in the Catholic Tradition

This collection of original scholarship on Catholic marriage from an A-list group of religious thinkers and scholars is an ideal resource for students, scholars, and anyone interested in the current issues surrounding the meaning of marriage.

Front Cover of The Law and the New Testament

A rich and accessible treatment of what the Mosaic Law means for Christians today: to what extent do Christians remain bound by the Law and to what extent have they been freed from its strictures?

Front Cover of Karl Rahner

Given the extraordinary contribution Father Rahner made to Catholic theology, his significant contributions to modern spirituality are often overlooked. Here, a colleague and fellow Jesuit offers passages from Rahner’s work with clear and engaging insights into Rahner’s mystical vision.

Front Cover for Jewish Spirituality Vol II

Part of the World Spirituality series, this is a wide-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the Middle Ages to the present.

Front Cover of Jewish Spirituality Vol I

Part of the World Spirituality series, this is a wide-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Jewish spirituality from the earliest text references in Biblical times, through Second Temple Judaism and the Middle Ages.

Front Cover for Jesus in the Drama of Salvation

A convincing scholarly picture of Jesus in relation to his Jewish historical context and to the beginnings of the Christian community. Schwager presents Jesus as the coherent message of God's salvation to humankind.

Front Cover for Islamic Spirituality Foundations

A wide-ranging, illustrated, scholarly treatment of core topics in Islamic spirituality. This book discusses the foundations of Sufism, including the Qur’an, the Hadith, pilgrimage, and prayer, as well as a study of the rise of Islam.

Front Cover of Inculturation and the Church in North America

This fourth volume of the Church in the 21st Century series discusses the relation between Catholic faith and the secular culture.

Front Cover for I Believe in the Holy Spirit

A rare and comprehensive treatment of the Church’s understanding of the Spirit and the working of the Spirit in the life of the Church, by one of the great Roman Catholic theologians of the 20th century.

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