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The Root of War Is Fear: Thomas Merton's Advice to Peacemakers

Jim Forest · Orbis Books
Pages: 223
Format: Print book

"A field manual for courage and hopefulness in a time of desperation." --Christopher Pramuk, author of Sophia: The Hidden Christ of Thomas MertonProviding an intimate and timely view of Merton, this book traces the theme of peace and nonviolence in Merton's life and writings,...
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Your Light Gives Us Hope: 24 Daily Practices for Advent

Anselm Grün · Paraclete Press
Pages: 112
Format: Paperback

Celebrated author and Benedictine monk Anselm Grün offers a daily reader of very simple and often quite direct Advent reflections. Anselm Grün shows the reader how to approach the festive season consciously, making it a blessed time for ourselves and our families. He draws on his experience...
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Dorothy Day: The World Will Be Saved By Beauty: An Intimate Portrait of My Grandmother

Kate Hennessy · Scribner Book Company
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

The life and work of Dorothy Day - the iconic, celebrated, and controversial Catholic whom Pope Francis called a "great American" - told with illuminating detail by her granddaughter.Dorothy Day (1897-1980) was a prominent Catholic, writer, social activist, and co-founder of a movement...
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Think Better, Live Better: A Victorious Life Begins in Your Mind

Joel Osteen · FaithWords
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Bestselling author Joel Osteen shares how reprogramming your thoughts to remove negativity will lead to a more blessed, fulfilled life.
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Blessed in the Darkness: How All Things Are Working for Your Good

Joel Osteen · FaithWords
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The same God who leads us to green pastures guides us through the valleys. #1 New York Times bestselling author Joel Osteen shares how God uses the darkness in life for good.All of us will go through dark times that we don't understand: a difficulty with a friend, an unfair situation at work,...
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Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation

Richard Rohr · Whitaker House
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Invitation to a DanceThe Trinity is supposed to be the central, foundational doctrine of our entire Christian belief system, yet we're often told that we shouldn't attempt to understand it because it is a "mystery. " Should we presume to try to breach this mystery? If we could,...
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Care for Creation: A Call for Ecological Conversion

Francis, Pope · Orbis Books
Pages: 111
Format: Print book

Drawn from his writings, speeches, and homilies, this collection by Pope Francis lays out the comprehensive vision behind his historic encyclical Laudato Si' and shows how concern for the earth calls for a profound conversion of values that involves a new understanding of our relation...
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A Catholic Woman's Book of Prayers

Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle · Paraclete Press
Pages: 96
Format: Paperback

As an award-winning author, TV host of EWTN's "Everyday Blessings for Catholic Moms," "Catholic Mom's Cafe," and "Feeding Your Family's Soul," mother of five and grandmother, Donna-Marie Cooper O'Boyle is well aware of the difficulties women...
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Worry-Free Living: Trading Anxiety for Peace

Joyce Meyer · Faith Words
Pages: 138
Format: Print book

In this compact adaptation of "Be Anxious for Nothing, " #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Joyce Meyer shows readers how to rid themselves of worry and fear by drawing on the peace of God. Difficult times are part of living in this world. However, God has provided...
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Catholic Women Confront Their Church: Stories of Hurt and Hope

Celia Viggo Wexler · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 216
Format: Print book

Catholic Women Confront Their Church tells the stories of nine exceptional women who have chosen to remain Catholic despite their deep disagreements with the institutional church. From Barbara Blaine, founder of Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP) , to Sister Simone Campbell,...
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Dancing on the Head of a Pen: The Practice of a Writing Life

Robert Benson · WaterBrook Press
Format: Hardcover

In this masterful blend of the practical and the spiritual, Robert Benson invites you into the work and rewards of a writer’s life. More than a primer on effective writing, Dancing on the Head of a Pen is a winsome guide to the place in the heart where the life of the spirit meets...
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The Power of Silence: Against the Dictatorship of Noise

Robert Sarah · Ignatius Press
Pages: 247
Format: Paperback

In a time when technology penetrates our lives in so many ways and materialism exerts such a powerful influence over us, Cardinal Robert Sarah presents a bold book about the strength of silence. The modern world generates so much noise, he says, that seeking moments of silence has become...
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A History of the Popes: From Peter to the Present

John W. O'Malley S.J. · Sheed & Ward; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

A History of the Popes tells the story of the oldest living institution in the Western world—the papacy. From its origins in Saint Peter, Jesus' chief disciple, through Pope Benedict XVI today, the popes have been key players in virtually all of the great dramas of the western...
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