Members' Books

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Bidwell, Duane R. When One Religion Isn’t Enough: The Lives of Spiritually Fluid People. Boston: Beacon Press.

Donalson, Malcolm. Christian Soldier/Martyrs of the Roman Empire. The First to the Fourth Century A.D. Including a Compendium of Over 200 Soldier/Martyrs with Brief Biography for Each. Second Expanded Edition. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press. (First edition)

Garcia, Kenneth. Pilgrim River: A Spiritual Memoir. Brooklyn, NY: Angelico Press.

Greene, Dana. Elizabeth Jennings: The Inward War. Oxford University Press.

Lanzetta, Beverly. The Monk Within: Embracing a Sacred Way of Life. Sebastopol, CA: Blue Sapphire Books.

Winner, Lauren F. The Dangers of Christian Practice: On Wayward Gifts, Characteristic Damage, and Sin. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Zagano, Phyllis. Meditazioni quitidiane per l’Avento e il Natale. Vatican City: Libreria Editrice Vaticana.

———. Meditazioni quotidiane per la Quersima e La Pasqua. Vatican City: Libreria Editrice Vaticana.


Devenish, Stuart C. Ordinary Saints: Lessons in the Art of Giving Away Your Life. Eugene, OR:Wipf and Stock.

Geoffrion, Timothy C. Saying Yes to God: How to Keep in Step with the Spirit. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books.

Heflin, Houston. Pray Like You Breathe: Exploring the Practice of Breath Prayer. Abilene, TX: Creek Bend Press.

Hogan, Laura Reece. I Live, No Longer I: Paul’s Spirituality of Suffering, Transformation, and Joy. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock.

Holt, Bradley P. Thirsty for God : A Brief History of Christian Spirituality. Third edition. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Keating, Noel. Meditation with Children: A Resource for Teachers and Parents.  Dublin: Veritas.


Devenish, Stuart, and Phil Daughtry, eds. Spirituality for Youth-Work: New Vocabulary, Concepts and Practices. Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Drescher, Elizabeth. Choosing Our Religion: The Spiritual Lives of America's Nones. New York: Oxford University Press.

Giselbrecht, Rebecca A. and Ralph Kunz, eds. Sacrality and Materiality: Locating Intersections. Göttingen, Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

McGinn, Bernard. Mysticism in the Reformation (1500-1650). The Presence of God, V. 6, Pt. 1. New York: Crossroad Pub.

Nolasco, Rolf. Compassionate Presence: A Radical Response to Human Suffering. Eugene, Oregon: Cascade Books.

Schlitt, Dale M. German Idealism's Trinitarian Legacy. Albany, NY: SUNY.

Schwanda, Tom. The Emergence of Evangelical Spirituality: The Age of Edwards, Newton, and Whitefield. Classics of Western Spirituality. New York: Paulist Press.

Schwanda, Tom and A. Ryrie, eds. Puritanism and Emotion in the Early Modern World. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan.

Zagano, Phyllis. Women Deacons? Essays with Answers. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press.

———. The Light of the World: Daily Meditations for Advent and Christmas. New London, CT: Twenty-Third/Bayard.
       Italian: Meditazioni quitidiane per l’Avento e il Natale. Vatican City: Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 2018.


Crosby, Michael. Fruit of the Spirit: Pauline Mysticism for the Church Today. New York: Orbis Books.

Foulcher, Jane. Reclaiming Humility: Four Studies in the Monastic Tradition. Collegeville, MN.

Grayston, Donald. Thomas Merton and the Noonday Demon: The Camaldoli Correspondence. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books.

Liebert, Elizabeth. The Soul of Discernment: A Spiritual Practice for Communities and Institutions. Louisville, KY : Westminster John Knox Press

Prevot, Andrew. Thinking Prayer: Theology and Spirituality amid the Crises of Modernity. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame.

Zagano, Phyllis. In the Image of Christ: Essays on Being Catholic and Female. Chicago: ACTA Publications.


Airhart, Phyllis D. A Church with the Soul of a Nation: Making and Remaking the United Church of Canada. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

Barnett,Christopher. From Despair to Faith: The Spirituality of Søren Kierkegaard. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press.

Dreyer, Elizabeth A. Accidental Theologians: Four Women Who Shaped Christianity. Cincinnati, OH: Franciscan Media.

Faithful, George. Mothering the Fatherland: A Protestant Sisterhood Repents for the Holocaust. New York: Oxford University Press.

Hanson, Bradley. Spirituality and Your Life Story. Bloomington, IN: Archway Publishing.

Lee, Bo Karen. Sacrifice and Delight in the Mystical Theologies of Anna Maria van Schurman and Madame Jeanne GuyonNotre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press.

Ranson, David. Between the 'Mysticism of Politics' and the 'Politics of Mysticism.'  Hindmarsh, Australia: ATF Theology.

Reichenbach Kohli, Claudia and Isabelle Noth, eds. Palliative und Spiritual Care: Aktuelle Perspektiven in Medizin und Theologie. Zürich: Theologischer Verlag Zürich.

Zagano, Phyllis. Sacred Silence: Daily Meditations for Lent. Cincinnati, OH: Franciscan Media.
       Italian: Meditazioni quotidiane per la Quersima e La Pasqua. Vatican City: Libreria Editrice Vaticana, 2018.


Chase, Steven. Job: A Theological Commentary. Philadelphia: Westminster John Knox Press.

Christie, Douglas E. The Blue Sapphire of the Mind: Notes for a Contemplative Ecology. New York: Oxford University Press.

O'Brien,William, editor of compilation. Claude La Colombière Sermons. Volume I: Christian Conduct. Translated with commentary by William P. O'Brien. DeKalb, IL: NIU Press.

Reinhart, Carolyn. A Fruit-Bearing Spirituality. Circle Books, John Hunt Publishing.

Schmidt, Frederick. The Dave Test, A Raw Look at Real Faith in Hard Times. Nashville: Abingdon Press.

Sheldrake, Philip. Spirituality: A Brief History. 2nd edition. Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.

Szalos-Farkas, Zoltán. Dumnezeu, Scriptura ?i Biserica: tratat de teologie, hristologie ?i spiritualitate. Bucure?ti: Editura Universitara. Title in English: God, the Scriptures and the Church: Theology, Christology and Spirituality. Bucharest: University Press.

Underwood, Lynn. Spiritual Connection in Daily Life: Sixteen Little Questions That Can Make a Big Difference. Templeton Press.

Wright, Wendy M. The Lady of the Angels and Her City: A Marian Pilgrimage. Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press.

Zagano, Phyllis. Mysticism and the Spiritual Quest: A Crosscultural Anthology. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press.

Zagano, Phyllis. Ordination of Women as Deacons in the Eastern Churches. Collegeville, MN, Liturgical Press.


Burrows, Mark S., translator. Prayers of a Young Poet, by Rainer Maria Rilke. Introduction by Mark S. Burrows. Brewster, MA: Paraclete Press.

Crosby, Michael. Repair My House: Becoming a "Kindom" Catholic. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.

Garcia, Kenneth. Academic Freedom and the Telos of the Catholic University. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Greene, Dana. Denise Levertov: A Poet's Life. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

Hernandez, Wil. Henri Nouwen and Spiritual Polarities: A Life of Tension. New York: Paulist Press.

Lombaard, Christo.  The Old Testament and Christian Spirituality: Theoretical and Practical Essays from a South African Perspective. Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature.

O'Sullivan, Michael and Bernadette Flanagan, eds. Spiritual Capital: Spirituality in Practice in Christian Perspective. Farnham: Ashgate Publishing Ltd.

Prechtel, Daniel L. Where Two or Three Are Gathered: Spiritual Direction for Small Groups. New York: Morehouse Publishing.

Schwanda, Tom.  Soul Recreation: The Contemplative-Mystical Piety of Puritanism. Eugene, OR:  Pickwick Publications.

Sheldrake, Philip. Befriending Our Desires. (Reissue) Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock.

Sheldrake, Philip. Spirituality: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Streeter, Carla Mae. The Human and the Holy: A Systematic Approach. Collegeville: Liturgical Press.

Streeter, Carla Mae. Seasons of the Soul: An Intimate God in Liturgical Time.

Villegas, Diana. The Christian Path in a Pluralistic World and the Study of Spirituality. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Zagano, Phyllis. Women in Ministry: Emerging Questions about the Diaconate. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press.


Chase, Steven. Nature as Spiritual PracticeGrand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.  

Chase, Steven. A Field Guide to Nature as Spiritual PracticeGrand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.

Feldmeier, Peter. Encounters in Faith: Christianity in Interreligious Dialogue. Winona, MN: Anselm Academic.

Feldmeier, Peter and Leo D. Lefebure. The Path of Wisdom: A Christian Commentary on the Dhammapada. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans.

Hess, Lisa M. Learning in a Musical Key: Insight for Theology in a Performative Mode. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications.

Hessel-Robinson, Tim, and Ray Maria McNamara. Spirit and Nature: The Study of Christian Spirituality in a Time of Ecological Urgency. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications.

Holder, Arthur. The Venerable Bede: On the Song of Songs and Selected Writings. Classics of Western Spirituality. New York: Paulist Press.

Lund, Eric, ed. Seventeenth Century Lutheran Meditations and Hymns. The Classics of Western Spirituality. New York: Paulist Press.

Nolasco, Rolf. The Contemplative Counselor: A Way of Being. Minneapolis: Fortress Press.

Scorgie, Glen G., gen. ed. Dictionary of Christian Spirituality. Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan.

Sheppard, Phillis Isabella.  Self, Culture and Others in Womanist Practical Theology.  New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Walters, Kerry. The Art of Dying and Living: Lessons for Saints of Our Time. Marknoll, NY: Orbis Books.

Zagano, Phyllis (With Gary Macy and William T. Ditewig). Women Deacons: Past, Present, Future. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press.


Benefiel, Margaret and Holton, Geraldine, eds. The Soul of Supervision: Integrating Practice and Theory. New York: Morehouse.

Brame, Grace Adolphsen. The Cross: Payment or Gift? Rethinking the Death of Jesus. Wilmington, Delaware: Charis Enterprises, Pub.  2011 National Federation of Press Women Communications Contest Award for Religious or Inspirational, Non-fiction Book.

Groff, Kent Ira. Facing East, Praying West: Poetic Reflections on The Spiritual Exercises. Mahwah, New Jersey: Paulist Press.  

Holder, Arthur. Christian Spirituality: The Classics. London and New York: Routledge.

Love One Another: Catholic Perspectives on Sustaining Marriage. Ed. Tim Muldoon and Cynthia Dobrzynski. The Church in the 21st Century Center Series. New York: Crossroad. 

O'Brien, Astrid M.  A Mysticism of Kindness: A Biography of "Lucie Christine". Scranton, PA: University of Scranton Press.

O'Sullivan, Michael. How Roman Catholic Theology Can Transform Male Violence Against Women: Explaining the Role of Religion in Cultural Assumptions about Gender. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press. 

Practicing Our Faith: A Way of Life for A Searching People. 2nd edition, Practices of Faith series, Ed. Bass, Dorothy C. New York: Jossey-Bass. 

Szalos-Farkas, Zoltán. A Search for God: Understanding Apocalyptic Spirituality. Foreward by Roberto Badenas, Bucharest: Editura Universitara. 

Weiss, James M. Humanist Biography in Renaissance Italy and Reformation Germany. Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate/Variorum.