This revised and updated edition of a classic in the area of pastoral studies was written in response to one of the most difficult issues facing the clergy and pastoral ministers today: marginal Catholics seeking the services of the church.
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.
The Invisible World
Anthony Destefano brings to life, the hidden world God has created for us, a world that surrounds us but is difficult for even the most convinced Christian to get in touch with, much less the seeker or nonbeliever. And he does this in a more vivid and realistic way than i would have thought possible.
Interior Castle St Teresa Of Avila
Interior Castle describes the seven stages of union with God. Using everyday Language to explain difficult theological concepts, Teresa of Avila compares the contemplative life to a castle with seven chambers. Tracing the passage of the soul through each successive chamber, she draws a powerful picture of the path toward spiritual perfection.
Angels of God; The Bible, the Church and the Heavenly Host
Angels are everywhere- As a matter of fact, right at your side. Forget the sweet-faced cherubs of popular culture, however, and brace yourself for a far more potent reality: powerful heavenly beings who play a significant role in the personal drama of daily life- your life.