Box of Books for Francis
. Here is a list of suggestions of books to send to Pope Francis. Please vote for your top 5-10 selections below.
Here is a list of suggestions of books to send to Pope Francis. Please vote for your top 5-10 selections below.
Susan Abraham and Elena Procario-Folely, eds. Frontiers in Catholic Feminist Theology: Shoulder to Shoulder. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2009.
Anderson, Pamela S. and Beverley Clack, editors. Feminist Philosophy of Religion: Critical Readings. London: Routledge, 2004.
Aquino, Maria Pilar, Daisy L. Machado and Jeannette Rodriguez. A Reader in Latina Feminist Theology: Religion and Justice. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2010
Aquino, Maria Pilar and Maria-Jose Rosado-Nunes, eds. Feminist Intercultural Theology: Latina Explorations for a Just World. Maryknoll, NY:Orbis Press, 2007
Beattie, Tina. New Catholic Feminism: Theology, Gender Theory, and Dialogue. New York: Routledge Press, 2013
Bouyer, Louis. Woman in the Church. San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 1979.
Cahill, Lisa Sowle. Sex, Gender and Christian Ethics. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Carbine, Rosemary P. and Kathleen Dolphin, eds. Women, Wisdom, and Witness: Engaging Contexts in Conversation. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2012.
Chittister, Joan. Faith and Ferment: A Study in Contemporary Christianity. Chautauqua, NY: Chautauqua Institution, 1986.
Clark, Elizabeth A. Women in the Early Church. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 1984.
Clifford, Anne M. Introducing Feminist Theology. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2001.
Copeland, M. Shawn. Enfleshing Freedom: Body, Race, and Being. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2010.
Croissant, Jo. The Priesthood of the Heart: Woman’s Unique Vocation. Staten Island: St Pauls/Alba House, 2007.
Curran, Charles, Richard McCormick, and Margaret Farley. Feminist Ethics and Catholic Moral Tradition. New York: Paulist Press, 1996.
Daly, Mary. Beyond God the Father: Toward a Philosophy of Women’s Liberation. Boston: Beacon Press, 1973.
Denzey, Nicola. The Bone Gatherers: The Lost Worlds of Early Christian Women. Boston: Beacon Press, 2007.
Eisen, Ute E. Women Officeholders in Early Christianity: Epigraphical and Literary Studies. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2000.
Farley, Margaret. Just Love: A Framework for Christian Sexual Ethics. New York: Continuum International Publishing Group, 2006.
Fulkerson, Mary McClintock and Sheila Briggs, editors. The Oxford Handbook of Feminist Theology. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013.
Gebara, Ivone. Longing for Running Water: Ecofeminism and Liberation. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1999.
Gonzalez, Michelle. Created in God’s Image: An Introduction to Feminist Theological Anthropology. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2007.
Hayes, Diana L. Standing in the Shoes My Mother Made: A Womanist Theology. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2012.
Von Hildebrand, Alice. The Privilege of Being a Woman. Ypsilanti, MI: Veritas Press, 2002.
Hogan, Linda and A.E. Orobator, SJ, Feminist Catholic Theological Ethics: Conversations in the World Church. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Press, 2014
Hunt, Mary E. and Diann L Neu, eds. New Feminist Christianity: Many Voices, Many Views. Woodstock, VT: SkyLight Paths Publishing, 2010.
Irigaray, Luce. Il Mistero di Maria. Milano: Paoline, 2010.
Johnson, Elizabeth, Friends of God and Prophets: Feminist Theological Reading of the Communion of Saints. New York: Continuum International, 1998.
Johnson, Elizabeth. She Who Is: The Mystery of God in Feminist Theological Discourse. New York: Crossroad, 2002.
Johnson, Elizabeth A. Quest for the Living God: Mapping Frontiers in the Theology of God. New York: Continuum, 2007.
Julian of Norwich. Showings (Classics of Western Spirituality), trans. Edmind Colledge and James Walsh.New York: Paulist, 1977.
Kung, Hans. Women in Christianity. London: Continuum Press, 2005.
LaCugna, Catherine. Freeing Theology: The Essentials of Theology in Feminist Perspective. New York: HarperOne, 1993
Macy, Gary, William T Ditewig and Phyllis Zagano. Women Deacons: Past, Present, Future. New York: Paulist Press, 2011.
Murdock, Michele. A Journey of Courage: The Amazing Story of Sister Dorothy Stang. Cincinnati: Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, Ohio Province, 2009.
Newman, Barbara. Sister of Wisdom: St. Hildegard’s Theology of the Feminine. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997.
Patrick, Anne E. Liberating Conscience: Feminist Explorations in Catholic Moral Theology. New York: Continuum, 1997.
Patrick, Anne E. Conscience and Calling: Ethical Reflections on Catholic Women's Church Vocations. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.
Plaskow, Judith and Carol P. Christ, editors. Weaving the Visions: New Feminist Patterns in Feminist Spirituality. San Francisco: Harper San Francisco, 1989.
Plaskow, Judith and Carol P. Christ, editors. Womanspirit Rising: A Feminist Reader in Religion. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1979.
Pui-lan, Kwok. Hope Abundant: Third World and Indigenous Women's Theology. Maryknoll, Orbis Press, 2013
Ralph, Margaret N. Why the Catholic Church Must Change: A Necessary Conversation. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2013.
Reid, Barbara E. Taking up the Cross: New Testament Interpretations through Latina and Feminist Eyes. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2007.
Ruether, Rosemary Radford. Sexism and God-Talk: Toward a Feminist Theology. Boston: Beacon Press, 1983.
Ruether, Rosemary Radford. Women-Church: Theology and Practice of Feminist Liturgical Communities. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock Publishers, 2001.
Ruether, Rosemary Radford. Women and Redemption: A Theological History. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2011.
Ryan, Maura A. and Brian F. Linnane, editors. A Just and True Love: Feminism at the Frontiers of Theological Ethics: Essays in Honor Margaret Farley. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2007.
Schneiders, Sandra M. The Revelatory Text: Interpreting the New Testament as Sacred Scripture. San Francisco: Harper San Francisco, 1991.
Schneiders, Sandra M. Women and the Word: The Gender of God in the New Testament and the Spirituality of Women (Madeleva Lecture in Spirituality). New York: Paulist Press, 1986.
Schneiders, Sandra M. Written that You May Believe: Encountering Jesus in the Fourth Gospel. New York: Crossroads, 1999.
Schussler Fiorenza, Elisabeth. But She Said: Feminist Practices of Biblical interpretation. Boston: Beacon Press, 1992.
Schussler Fiorenza, Elisabeth. In Memory of Her: A Feminist Reconstruction of Christian Origins. New York: Crossroad Publishing Co., 1994.
Schussler Fiorenza, Elisabeth. Transforming Vision: Explorations in Feminist Theology. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2012.
Schussler Fiorenza and M. Shawn Copeland, eds. Concilium 1996/1, Feminist Theology in Different Contexts. Norwich: SCM Press, 1996.
Stein, Edith. Essays on Woman (The Collected Works of Edith Stein). Translated by Freda Mary Oben. Edited by Lucy Gelber and Romaeus Leuven. Washington: Institute of Carmelite Studies, 1986.
Swidler, Leonard, Jesus Was a Feminist.What the Gospels Reveal About His Revolutionary Perspective. New York: Sheed and Ward, 2012.
Therese of Lisieux. The Letter of St. Therese of Lisieux, Volume I: 1877-1890. Translated by John Clarke. Centenary Edition. Washington: Institute of Carmelite Studies, 1982.
Traina, Christina. Feminist Ethics and Natural Law: The End of the Anathemas. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 1999.
Trojesen, Karen J. When Women Were Priests: Women’s Leadership in the Early Church and the Scandal of Their Subordination in the Rise of Christianity. San Francisco: Harper San Francisco, 1995.
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