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  1. The Forgotten Radical Peter Maurin
    The definitive edition of Catholic Worker cofounder Peter Maurin's Easy Essays, including 74 previously unpublished worksAlthough Peter Maurin is well known among people connected to the Catholic Worker movement, his Catholic... Learn More
    Published: 4th August 2020
    Hardback | £103.00
    Paperback | £27.99
  2. Working Alternatives
    Working Alternatives explores economic life from a multidisciplinary and humanistic perspective, with a particular eye on religions’ implications in practices of work, management, supply, production, remuneration, and exchange.... Learn More
    Published: 7th July 2020
    Hardback | £103.00
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  3. Womanpriest
    This book is openly available in digital formats thanks to a generous grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.While some Catholics and even non-Catholics today are asking if priests are necessary, especially given the ongoing... Learn More
    Published: 16th June 2020
    Hardback | £87.00
    Paperback | £23.99
  4. Send Lazarus
    Contrary to Catholicism’s commitment to mercy, today’s dominant global economic and cultural system, neoliberal capitalism, demands that life be led as a series of sacrifices to the market. Central is treatment of four neoliberal-perpetuated... Learn More
    Published: 5th May 2020
    Hardback | £103.00
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  5. America’s Most Famous Catholic (According to Himself)
    This book investigates the religious identity and authority of Stephen Colbert and his character Stephen Colbert. By exploring Colbert’s position as a lay catechist and televised comedian, this book examines how Catholicism... Learn More
    Published: 3rd September 2019
    Hardback | £23.99
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  6. American Parishes
    Between individual Catholics and a global institution, thousands of local parishes remake Catholicism each day. With fresh data and sociological methods, this book shows how parishes are shaped by community, geography, and authority;... Learn More
    Published: 2nd July 2019
    Hardback | £87.00
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    EPUB | £28.00
  7. Roman Catholicism in the United States
    A collection of essays examining Catholicism in the United States from a variety of perspectives. The volume is divided into three sections: “'Beyond the Parish,' 'Presence in the World,' and 'Prophetic Catholicism'.” Essay... Learn More
    Published: 5th February 2019
    Hardback | £116.00
    Paperback | £33.00
  8. Paul Hanly Furfey
    Recounts and analyzes Paul Hanly Furfey’s contribution to Catholic social thought and practice in the fields of sociology, social work, and higher education across the twentieth-century in his roles as priest, scholar, educator,... Learn More
    Published: 19th September 2017
    Hardback | £103.00
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  9. Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker
    A portrait of Dorothy Day and the Catholic Worker movement in New York City through photographs taken in 1955 by Vivian Cherry, a documentary photographer, accompanied by excerpts of Dorothy Day’s writings selected and edited... Learn More
    Published: 27th May 2016
    Hardback | £33.00
  10. The Cruelest of All Mothers
    In 1631, Marie Guyart stepped over the threshold of the Ursuline convent in Tours, leaving behind her eleven-year-old son, Claude, against the wishes of her family and her own misgivings. Marie concluded, “God was dearer to... Learn More
    Published: 1st October 2015
    Hardback | £73.00
    Paperback | £19.99
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  11. Pure Act
    A biography of experimental poet and spiritual seeker Robert Lax, who inspired Thomas Merton, Jack Kerouac and many others. Using information and stories drawn from journal entries, letters, interviews and the author’s personal... Learn More
    Published: 22nd September 2015
    Hardback | £50.00
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  12. The Bread of the Strong
    The Bread of the Strong investigates the origins, development, and migration of a Roman Catholic retreat movement founded by Onésime Lacouture, SJ. Although suppressed in its original host region of Québec, it migrated to the... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2015
    Hardback | £73.00
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  13. More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church
    This volume gathers together the reflections of Catholic and former Catholic LGBTQ persons, their friends, family members, and others, concerning experiences of sexual diversity and the church. It provides an opportunity for a... Learn More
    Published: 3rd March 2014
    Hardback | £74.00
    Paperback | £20.99
    EPUB | £24.00
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  14. More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church
    This volume aims to promote informed, compassionate dialogue about issues of sexual diversity within the Catholic community of faith, as well as in the broader civic worlds that the Roman Catholic Church and Catholic people inhabit;... Learn More
    Published: 3rd March 2014
    Hardback | £83.00
    Paperback | £21.99
    EPUB | £26.00
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  15. Empowering the People of God
    A collection of essays tracing the development of selected Catholic lay apostolates in the decades before and after the Second Vatican Council. Contributors demonstrate how Catholic Action that functioned as an auxiliary of the... Learn More
    Published: 1st November 2013
    Hardback | £58.00
    PDF | £65.00
  16. The Catholic Studies Reader
    The Catholic Studies Reader is a rare book in an emerging field that has neither a documented history nor a consensus as to what should be a normative methodology. Dividing this volume into five interrelated themes central to... Learn More
    Published: 13th April 2011
    Hardback | £95.00
    Paperback | £33.00