This accessible anthology by the scholarly world’s leading historian of the western Christian mystical tradition easily outstrips all others in its comprehensiveness, the aptness of its selection of texts, and in the intelligent manner of its organization.
The Five Wounds Of Saint Francis
Many Saints have borne Stigmata woulds resembling Christ's crucifixion wounds. Some of them have written about the experience. Theologians have certainly pondered the meaning of the phenomenon.
Communion of the Saints; Foundation, Nature, and Structure of the Church
This book offers a comprehensive panorama of modern Roman Catholic ecclesiology as it springs from the vision proclaimed by the Second Vatican Council in Lumen Gentium.
Issues In Contemporary Christian Thought
For anyone interested in how Christianity got to where it is today and where it might be going in the future, Duane Olson provides a well written and compelling road map through the labyrinth of competing theological perspectives.
Hungry Souls recounts Church-verified accounts of earthly visitations from the dead in purgatory. Accompanying these accounts are images from the Museum of purgatory in Rome, which contains relics of encounters with the Holy souls, including numerous evidences of hand prints burned into clothing and books.