This booklet contains a short selection of 15 of the most beloved biblical passages written in contemporary language from The Message®: Catholic/Ecumenical Edition translated by Eugene Peterson and William Griffin.
In this radical new interpretation of love as the touchstone of the Christian message, well-respected author Leonard Doohan explores the human longing for meaning; the Scriptures; the relational model of the Trinity: the ideas of human vocation, destiny and community; the mystical spiritual traditions; and his own experiences to explain what love is, how we find it, and how it can change the world.
A unique, gorgeous, four-color illustrated book for adults that gives the essence of the Book of Isaiah, with an addendum explaining the nature of prophecy.
Introductions to each section of the Bible that are easy to understand and ninety short articles accompanying the text that address social concerns, life issues, and spiritual needs of students.
Get ready to have your perceptions changed! This extraordinary set of talks by theologian and storyteller John Shea explores the spirituality of Jesus himself. Shea shows that Jesus’ words and actions were aimed at teaching us two things: how to let go of our sins and how to overcome our fear. Once we do that, Shea argues, we can enter more fully into the “Eucharistic spirituality” of Jesus, which is one of constant receiving and giving of love.
This extraordinary set of talks by theologian and storyteller John Shea explores and explains the spirituality of masters, mystics, and saints from many different religious traditions. Using Scripture, personal reflections, ancient folktales, and contemporary examples, Shea describes how the "journey inside" can be the foundation for a practical and effective approach to daily living.
Reflecting the work of nearly 100 scholars and extensively reviewed and approved by the USCCB, the NABRE takes into account the best current scholarship as well as the new discovery of ancient manuscripts that improve our knowledge and understanding of the Biblical text.
Sit back, relax, and enjoy a fascinating exploration of the power, meaning, and importance that food holds in the Scriptures.
Pamela Greenberg offers a new translation of the Book of Psalms that reinvigorates these beautiful prayers with the original passion and emotion with which they were written
John Shea presents this commentary on the Sunday Gospel readings. Ideal for Christian preachers and teachers and Christians who meditate on the Gospels, Shea's book takes a literary-spiritual approach.
John Shea presents evocative reflections to enhance Scripture-based preaching and teaching for liturgical feast days, funerals, and weddings.
Beloved storyteller and theologian John Shea provides a unique commentary that's ideal for preaching, teaching, or simply meditating on the Gospels.