Precious Blood Communities
Spirituality of Reconciliation
- Jens Soering. The Way of the Prisoner: Breaking the Chains of Self Through Centering Prayer and Centering Practice. Lantern Books: NY, NY. 2003.
- John Paul Lederach. The Moral Imagination: The Art and Soul of Building Peace.. Oxford University Press: NY, NY. 2005.
- Joseph Nassal, CPPS. Premeditated Mercy: A Spirituality of Reconciliation. Forest of Peace Publishing: Leavenworth, KS. 2000.
- Miroslav Volf. Exclusion and Embrace: A Theological Exploration of Identity, Otherness, and Reconciliation. Abingdon Press: Nashville, TN. 1996.
- Robert Schreiter, CPPS. In Water and in Blood: A Spirituality of Solidarity and Hope. Orbis Books; Revised edition (June 20, 2007)
This new, revised edition of a contemporary classic explores the significance of Christ’s death for a spirituality of universal solidarity and a hope that will endure in the face of violence.
- Robert Schreiter, CPPS. The Ministry of Reconciliation: Spirituality and Strategies. Orbis Books: Maryknoll, NY.1998.
Excellent guide to the spirituality of reconciliation.
- Victoria Lee Erickson and Michelle Lim Jones, editors. Surviving Terror: Hope and Justice in a World of Violence. Brazo Press: Grand Rapids, MI. 2002.
Youth Formation and Spirituality
- Allison M. Cox and David H. Albert. The Healing Heart for Communities: Storytelling for Strong and Healthy Communities (Families). New Society Publishers: Gabriola Island, Canada. 2003
- Allison M. Cox and David H. Albert. The Healing Heart for Families: Storytelling to Encourage Caring and Healthy Families. New Society Publishers: Gabriola Island, Canada. 2003
- Jimmy Santiago Baca. A Place to Stand. Grove Press: NY, NY. 2001.
- Judith Tannenbaum. Disguised as a Poem: My Years Teaching Poetry at San Quentin. Northeastern University Press: Boston, MA. 2000.
- Julie Tallard Johnson. The Thundering Years: Rituals and Sacred Wisdom for Teens. Bindu Books: Rochester, VT. 2001
- Larry K. Brendtro, Martin Brokenleg, Steve Van Bockern. Reclaiming Youth at Risk: Our Hope for the Future. National Education Service: Bloomington, IN. 2002.
- Richard Rohr. Adam’s Return: The Five Promises of Male Initiation. Crossroad: NY, NY. 2004.
- Scott Larson and Larry Brendtro. Reclaiming Our Prodigal Sons and Daughters: A Practical Approach for Connecting With Youth In Conflict. National Educational Service: Bloomington, IN. 2000.