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  • Introduction to the Devout Lifeby Piers Paul Read

    SPCK 2017; US$ 12.99

    Francis de Sales was Bishop of Geneva in the early seventeenth century. He was known as a preacher, evangelizer and spiritual director and he founded the congregation of the Visitation of Holy Mary.In the Preface, he states that anyone with courage and determination can live in the world without being influenced by its spirit and he sets out to guide... more...

  • The Living Flame of Loveby Caroline Cox

    SPCK 2017; US$ 11.99

    St John of the Cross was a Carmelite friar and mystic who lived in Spain in the second half of the sixteenth century. He helped Teresa of Avila with her reform of the Carmelite Order and was imprisoned for political reasons.He wrote this beautiful poem on the love between the soul and God while in prison in Toledo. The work consists of the poem and... more...

  • The Papacy and the Orthodoxby A. Edward Siecienski

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 72.99

    The Papacy and the Orthodox examines the history of the centuries-long debate over the primacy and authority of the Bishop of Rome, especially in relation to the Christian East. more...

  • Women of Opus Deiby M. T. Oates; Linda Ruf; Jenny Driver

    The Crossroad Publishing Company 2017; US$ 15.99

    A doctor, a professor, a dancer, a stay-at-home mom, and a marketing executive are some of the inspiring women portrayed in this collection that describes the women of Opus Dei, a Roman Catholic organization composed of clergy and lay members dedicated to fostering Christian principles at all levels of society. Each essay, interview, and profile in... more...

  • Rule of Benedictby Joan Chittister

    The Crossroad Publishing Company 2017; US$ 15.99

    This new edition of a classic religious text combines the timeless wisdom of Benedict of Nursia's Rule with the perceptive commentary of a renowned Benedictine mystic and scholar. In her new introduction to the Rule, the author boldly claims that Benedict's sixth-century text is the only one of great traditions that directly touches the contemporary... more...

  • Spiritual Torrentsby Jeanne Marie Bouvieres de la Motte Guyon

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 0.99

    Jeanne-Marie Bouvier de la Motte-Guyon (commonly known as Madame Guyon) was a French mystic and one of the key advocates of Quietism. Quietism was considered heretical by the Roman Catholic Church, and she was imprisoned from 1695 to 1703 after publishing a book on the topic, 'A Short and Easy Method of Prayer.' Guyon believed that one should pray... more...

  • Spiritual Counsels of Father de Caussadeby S.J. Jean-Pierre de Caussade

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2017; US$ 0.99

    Jean-Pierre de Caussade, of the Society of Jesus in France, was one of the most remarkable spiritual writers in the 18th Century. His works have gone through many editions and have been republished, and translated into several foreign languages. In these Counsels, De Caussade's repeated advice is to welcome the gifts from God that can only be experienced... more...

  • Catholic Parishes of the 21st Centuryby Charles E. Zech; Mary L. Gautier; Mark M. Gray; Jonathon L. Wiggins; Thomas P. Gaunt

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 23.99

    This book offers an in-depth look at the changing characteristics and activities of American Catholic parish life using the most current research. The surprising findings lead to discussions about the way parishes can better serve their members and the wider parish community. more...

  • Faith with Benefitsby Jason King

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 19.99

    Hookup culture has taken over college campuses--even Catholic ones. Drawing on a survey of over 1000 students from 26 institutions as well as follow-up interviews, Jason King argues that religious culture on Catholic campuses can, in fact, have an impact on the school's hookup culture--but it is not a straightforward one. In Faith with Benefits ,... more...

  • The Great Reformerby Austen Ivereigh

    Atlantic Books 2017; US$ 10.99

    Since his surprise appointment in March 2013, Pope Francis has emerged as the most talked-about and most revolutionary pope in living memory. He has become a subject of fascination, conversation, and headlines not only to the 1.2 billion Catholics in the world, but to virtually everyone. This biography of Pope Francis describes how this revolutionary... more...