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TheUnmooredGodThe Unmoored God: Believing in a Time of Dislocation

Paul G. Crowley, SJ

2017    128 pages    R355.00

This profound reflection centers on the meaning of faith and the place of God in a time of “dislocation.” As Paul Crowley writes: “Dislocated humanity is met by a God who chooses a divine dislocation in the Incarnation, entering simply and intimate­ly into our own human...

CatecheticalLeadershipCatechetical Leadership: What It Should Look Like, How It Should Work, and Whom It Should Serve

Adrián Alberto Herrera

2017    135 pages    R175.00

This second volume of The Effective Catechetical Leader series closely examines what catechetical leadership should look like, how it should work, and whom it should serve. A few of the key topics covered in...

 

CultivatingYourCatechistsCultivating Your Catechists: How to Recruit, Encourage and Retain Successful Catechists

Jayne Ragasa-Mondoy

2017    126 pages    R175.00

To be successful, catechists require careful training and development. For that reason, recruiting high-quality candidates to the vocation of catechist, providing them with proper formation and training, and nurturing their vocation...

CalledByNameCalled by Name: Preparing Yourself for the Vocation of Catechetical Leader

Joe Paprocki, D.Min.

2017    134 pages    R175.00

In this first volume of The Effective Catechetical Leader series, you’ll discover what it really means to be a disciple of Christ, what your role as a catechetical leader entails, how leadership in a ministerial context must differ from leadership in ...

 

WhoGodSaysYouAreWho God Says You Are: A Christian Understanding of Identity

Klyne R. Snodgrass

2018      246 pages    R388.50

Who are you? Snodgrass offers wise guidance to all who are wrestling with these universal human questions. He examines nine factors—including one’s body, personal history, commitments, and boundaries—that shape human identity, and he draws out what the Bible tells us about ...

HolyConfidenceHoly Confidence: The Forgotten Path for Growing Closer to God

Fr. Benedict Rogacci

2017    102 pages    R237.00

Shows us how to gain full confidence in God and how our familiarity with Him is the most efficacious way to promote His glory — and our own happiness.

 

ConversionConversion: Spiritual Insights into an Essential Encounter with God

Fr Donald Haggerty

2017    243 pages    R239.50

Offers observations of the phenomenon of Christian conversion. Arranged as a collection of concise, meditative reflections, this book discusses the essential elements of a soul's return to God, including the ...

TheSpiritOfSimplicityThe Spirit of Simplicity
Jean-Baptiste Chautard, OCSO
Translated by: Thomas Merton

2017    160 pages    R215.00

It has been hidden for almost seventy years after quietly being published by the Abbey of Gethsemani in 1948.  Anonymously translated and annotated by a young monk named Thomas Merton, the book’s author is Jean-Baptiste Chautard, the famous French ...

 

NoEndToTheSearchNo End to the Sacred: Experiencing Monastic Life

Mark Plaiss

2017    173 pages    R375.00

Mark Plaiss, married with a wife, children, and grandchildren, writes of his visits to various monasteries while striving to delve into the experience and meaning of monasticism. What is behind that wall? What is the appeal of monastic life? To what degree can such a life be lived ...

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InOurOwnWordsIn Our Own Words: Religious Life in a Changing World

Editors: Juliet Mousseau, RSCJ, and Sarah Kohles, OSF

2018     256 pages    R455.00

Written by a diverse group of younger women religious from North America, In Our Own Words offers a collection of essays on issues central to apostolic religious life today. The thirteen authors represent different congregations, charisms, ministries, and histories. ...

TheTwelveStepsAndTheSacramentsThe Twelve Steps and the Sacraments: A Catholic Journey through Recovery

Scott Weeman

2017   192 pages     R215.00

The author pairs his personal story with compassionate straight talk to show Catholics how to bridge the commonly felt gap between the Higher Power of twelve-step programs and the merciful God that he rediscovered in the heart of the sacraments.

 

LessonsInHopeLessons in Hope: My Unexpected Life with St. John
Paul II

George Weigel   

2017   368 pages   R495.00 

A preeminent authority on the Catholic Church and papal biographer describes what he learned from chronicling the life of Pope John Paul II. In this book, George Weigel tells the story of his unique friendship with ...

ExtractiveIndustriesInAfricaExtractive Industries in Africa: Addressing Conflicts and Integrating Sustainable Development

Elias Opongo, SJ

2018     208 pages    R185.00

Extractive Industry in Africa has emerged as an important sector that continues to shape the socio-economic and political landscape of the continent. The key issue of concern is whether Afice’s natural resources can be translated into economic growth and sustainability.

 

UnsungHeroesUnsung Heroes: Real Stories to inspire you

Major (Retd) Pradeep Khare

2018    276 pages    R125.00

Describes real life situations in which common people actually applied the success principles in their lives, and achieved what is considered impossible by many!  Going through the pages of Unsung Heroes will urge you to recharge yourself, gather confidence, and dare to do what you were ...

TheyWillInheritTheEarthThey Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change

John Dear

2018       176 pages    R275.00

In the Beatitudes, Jesus says of the meek, “they will inherit the earth.” Meekness, John Dear argues, is the biblical word for nonviolence. He makes the connection Jesus makes at the start of his Sermon on the Mount between our practice of nonviolence and our unity ...

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GodIsNotNiceGod Is Not Nice

Ulrich L. Lehner

2017  160 pages   R235.00

Ulrich L. Lehner reintroduces Christians to the true God—not the polite, easy-going, divine therapist who doesn’t ask much of us, but the Almighty God who is unpredictable, awe-inspiring, and demands our entire lives.  Stripping away the niceties with a sling blade, Lehner shows that God is more strange and beautiful ...

 

TheErosOfTheHumanSpiritThe Eros of the Human Spirit: The Writing of Bernard Lonergan, SJ

Elizabeth J. Snedden

2017    205 pages    R435.00

Both the desire to know and the desire to love can be observed and understood, affirmed for what they really are, and then gradually appropriated, making possible a fuller human development and life more abundant in community. This discovery was made ...

ByWhatAuthorityBy What Authority?: Foundations for Understanding Authority in the Church

Richard R. Gaillardets

2018    264 pages    R385.00

Inspired by Pope Francis's bold rereading and determined implementation of the teaching of Vatican II, the author has completely revised and expanded his book. It offers a helpful introduction to the nature and forms ...
 

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