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Booklist Spring 2019

JST Booklist Spring 2019

Below, you will find textbook information for courses offered at JST. You can order these books on Amazon or any other booksellers.

Please bear in mind the length of time it takes to receive your books when ordering, so that you will have them when you need them for your class.

Professor Julie Rubio

Putnam, Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis (Simon & Schuster, 2015)
ISBN-13: 978-1476769899

Bennett, Singleness and the Church: A New Theology of Single Life (Oxford, 2017)
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-046262-8

Rogers, ed., Theology and Sexuality: Classic and Contemporary Readings (Blackwell 2002)
ISBN-13: 978063121277

Rubio, Family Ethics: Practices for Christians (Georgetown 2010)
ISBN-13: 978-1589016392
Richard R. Gaillardetz,  A Daring Promise: A Spirituality of Christian Marriage, (Liturgical 2007) 
ISBN-13: 978-0-764815591
Francis, Amoris Laetitia (Pauline Books & Media 2016) 
ISBN-13: 978-0819845849

Professor Julie Rubio


Pineda-Madrid, Suffering and Salvation in Ciudad Juarez (Fortress, 2011)
ISBN-13- 9780800698478

Tutu, No Future Without Forgiveness (2000)
ISBN-13- 978-0385496902

Rambo, Spirit and Trauma: A Theology of Remaining (Westminster, 2010)
ISBN-13- 9780664235031

Grimes, Christ Divided: Anti-Blackness as Corporate Vice (Fortress, 2017)
ISBN-13- 978-1506427997

Skotnicki, Criminal Justice and the Catholic Church (Sheed & Ward, 2008)
ISBN-13- 9780742552036

Jones, Embodying Forgiveness: A Theological Analysis (Eerdmans, 1995)
ISBN-13- 978-0-802808615

Keshgegian, Redeeming Memories: A Theology of Healing and Transformation (Abingdon, 2000)
ISBN-13- 978-0687129157

Allman & Winright, After the Smoke Clears: The Just War Tradition and Post War Justice (Orbis, 2010)
ISBN-13- 9781570758591

Professor Thomas Cattoi

Robert Schreiter, Constructing Local Theologies, Orbis 2015
ISBN-10: 1626981469 ISBN-13: 978-1626981461

Professor Thomas Cattoi

Robert Schreiter, Constructing Local Theologies, Orbis, 2015 ed., ISBN-10: 1626981469
ISBN-13: 978-1626981461 (pbk. $21.28)

Professor Thomas Cattoi

Stausberg, Michael and Steven Engler (ed.)The Routledge Handbook of Research Methods in the Study of Religion, Routledge (November 16, 2011)
ISBN 978-0-415-71844-8 (paperback, $57.41) or ISBN 978-0-203-15428-1 (e-book, $54.36)

Professor Mary E. McGann, RSCJ

Pope Francis, On Care For Our Common Home, Laudato Si’. Washington, DC: USCCB, 2015.
ISBN-13: 978-1-60137-502-5

Christopher Uhl, Developing Ecological Consciousness: The End of Separation, 2nd edition. New York: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 2013.
ISBN-13: 978-1-4422-1932 – 1

Denis Edwards, Ecology at the Heart of Faith: The Change of Heart that Leads to a New Way of Living on Earth. Maryknoll: Orbis Books, 2008.

Sallie McFague, A New Climate for Theology: God, the World, and Global Warming. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2008.
ISBN-13: 978-0-8006-6271-4

Elizabeth Johnson, Women, Earth and Creator Spirit. New York: Paulist Press, 1993.

Ilia Delio, Keith D. Warner, and Pamela Wood. Care for Creation: A Franciscan Spirituality of the Earth. Cincinnati: St. Anthony Messenger Press, 2008.
ISBN-13: 978-0-86716-838-9

Professor Thomas Cattoi

Robert, Bevans, Models of Contextual Theology, Orbis 2002
ISBN-10: 1570754381 ISBN-13: 978-1570754388 

Professor Jean-Francois Racine

Aland, Kurt ed. Synopsis of the Four Gospels, Revised Standard Version. [New York?]: American Bible Society, 2010.
ISBN-10: 1585169420; ISBN-13: 978-1585169429

Allen, Wesley O. Jr. Reading the Synoptic Gospels: Basic Methods for Interpreting Matthew, Mark, and Luke. St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 2000.
ISBN-10: 0827232195; ISBN-13: 978-0827232198

Perkins, Pheme. Introduction to the Synoptic Gospels. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2009.
ISBN-10: 0802865534; ISBN-13: 978-0802865533

Pontifical Biblical Commission. The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church. Boston: Pauline Books & Media, 1993.
ISBN 0-8198-3670-2 also available online

Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations. 8th ed. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
ISBN-10: 0226816389; ISBN-13: 978-0226816388

Malina, Bruce J., Rohrbaugh, Richard L. Social Science Commentary on the Synoptic Gospels. 2nd ed. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2002.
ISBN-10: 0800634918; ISBN-13: 978-0800634919. The first edition is also fine.

Professor Jean-Francois Racine

Spender, F. Scott. The gospel of Luke and Acts of the apostles. Interpreting biblical texts; Nashville, TN: Abingdon Press, 2008.
ISBN-10: 0687008506; ISBN-13: 978-0687008506; ISBN-10: 0801027896

Resseguie, James L. Narrative Criticism of the New Testament: An Introduction. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2005.
ISBN-10: 0801027896; ISBN-13: 978-0801027895

Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations. 8th ed. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
ISBN-10: 0226816389; ISBN-13: 978-0226816388 I recommend the electronic version.

Tannehill, Robert C. The Narrative Unity of Luke-Acts. A Literary Interpretation. Volume Two: The Acts of the Apostles. Foundation and Facets; Philadelphia: Fortress, 1991.
ISBN-10: 0800625587; ISBN-13: 978-0800625580


Professor Roberto Mata

Kelley, Shawn. Racializing Jesus: Race, Ideology and the Formation of Modern Biblical
Scholarship. Routledge, 2005.

Blum, Edward J, and Paul Harvey. The Color of Christ: The Son of God & the Saga of Race
in America. The University of North Carolina Press, 2012.

Yancy, George. Christology and Whiteness: What Would Jesus Do? London; New York:
Routledge, 2012.
ISBN-13: 978-0415699983
ISBN-10: 0415699983

Professor Sarah Kohles

Mayes, A.D.H. The Story of Israel between Settlement and Exile: A Redactional Study of the Deuteronomistic History. London: SCM Press, 1983.
ISBN-13:  978-0334015345

Mills, Mary E. Joshua to Kings: History, Story, Theology. New York: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2016.
ISBN-13:  978-0567656452
Schottroff, Luise, and Marie-Theres Wacker, editors. Feminist Biblical Interpretation: A Compendium of Critcal Commentary on the Books of the Bible and Related Literature. Grand Rapids, MI: William B. Eerdman’s Publishing Company, 2012.
ISBN-13:  978-0802860972

Professor Kate Barush

Boss, Sarah Jane (ed.), Mary:  The Complete Resource, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007.
ISBN-13: 978-0-19-533355-8

Pelikan, Jaroslav, Mary through the Centuries:  Her Place in the History of Culture, New Haven and London:  Yale University Press, 1996.
ISBN-13: 78-0-300-07661-5

Professor Elisee Rutagambwa


1. Robin Gill, A Textbook of Christian Ethics. New York, T & T Clark , 3rd Edition, 2006.

2. Thompson, J. Milburn. Introducing Catholic Social Thought. Maryknoll, New York, Orbis Books. 2010.

3. Massaro, Thomas. Living Justice: Catholic Social Teaching in Action. Latham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2016.

4. Massingale, Brian. Racial Justice and the Catholic Church. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Press, 2010.

5. O’Brien, David, ed. Catholic Social Thought. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books, 2010.

Professor Jane Ferdon and Professor George Murphy, S.J.

Barry, William A. and William J. Connolly. The Practice of Spiritual Direction. HarperOne Paperback-2009
ISBN-10: 0061652636 ISBN-13: 978-0061652639

Hillesum, Etty and Eva Hoffman. Etty Hillesum: An Interrupted Life the Diaries, 1941-1943 and Letters from Westerbork. Picador. 1996
ISBN-10: 0805050876 ISBN-13: 978-0805050875

Professor Clare Ronzani

Merton, Thomas, New Seeds of Contemplation, New Directions Publishing, New York. 2007. Print.
ISBN 978-0-8112-1724-8 ppb.

Shannon, William H. and Christine M. Bochen, eds., Thomas Merton: A Life in Letters, Ave Maria Press, Notre Dame IN, 2008
ISBN 10 1-59471-265-5 ppb.

Malits, Elena, The Solitary Explorer: Thomas Merton's Transforming Journey, Wipf & Stock (September 17, 2014)
ISBN 9781498204644, print ppb.
(also published 1980 Harper&Row, San Francisco, 0-06-065411-2.)

Cunningham, Lawrence S., Thomas Merton, Spiritual Master, Paulist Press, Mahwah, NJ, 1992, Print
ISBN 0-8091-3314-8 ppb.

Montaldo, Jonathan and Patrick Hart, eds., The Intimate Merton: His LIfe from His Journals, Harper San Francisco, 1999. Print
ISBN 0-06-251629-9 ppb.

Professor Julia Prinz


Schottroff, Luise. The Parables of Jesus translated by Linda M. Maloney. Minneapolis : Fortress Press, c2006
ISBN-10: 0800636996 ISBN-13: 978-0800636999

Claasens, Juliana. Her Dignity, Female Resistance in the Old Testament, Liturgical Press, 2006.
ISBN-10: 081468419X ISBN-13: 978-0814684191

Haynes, Stephen R. and McKenzie Steven L., editors. To each its own meaning ; an introductin to biblical crisitism and their applicaitons. Louisville, KY.: Westminister John Knox Pressc, C1999.
ISBN-10: 9780664257842 ISBN-13: 978-0664257842

Zenger, Erich. A God of Vengeance? : Understanding the Psalms of Divine Wrath; translated by Linda M. Maloney. Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, c1996. 
ISBN-10: 0664256376 ISBN-13: 978-0664256376


Portier-Young, Anathea, E. and Sterling, Gregory E. (editors), Scripture and Social Justice : Catholic and Ecumenical Essays.
Lanham: Lexington Books/Fortress Academic, 2018.
ISBN-13: 978-1978702882

Metz, Johann Baptist. Faith in History and Society, trans. Mathew Ashley. New York: Crossroad Pub. Co, 2007
ISBN 978-0824525545

Soelle, Dorothee. The Silent Cry, Mysticism and Resistance. Mineapolis: Fortress, 2001.
ASIN: 0800632664

Meyers, Carol. Household and Holiness: The Religious Culture of Israelite Women. Mineapolis: Fortress, 2005.
ISBN-10: 0800637313

Schneiders, Sandra. The Revelatory Text. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1999.
ISBN-10: 0060670975

Prinz, Julia D.E. Endangering Hunger for God, Muenster/New York: LitVerlag, 2007.
ISBN 13: 978-3825804954

Gutierrez, Gustavo. On Job, God-talk and the Suffering of the Innocent, trans.Mathew O’Connel. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1987.
ISBN 10: 0883445778

Frechette, Christopher; Boas, Elizabeth. Bible Through the Lens of Trauma, SBL Press, 2016.
ISBN 978-1628371451

Soelle, Dorothee. Suffering, trans. Everett Kalin. Philadelphia: Fortress 1975.
ISBN 10: 0800604199

Carter, Warren. Mathew and Empire, Initial Explorations. Bloomsbury: 2001
ISBN 156338342

Carr, David Mc Lain. Holy Resilience: The Bible Traumatic Origins. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2014.
ISBN 978-0300240009

Sugirtharjah, R.S. Troublesome Texts: The Bible in Colonial and Contemporary Culture, Sheffield: Phoenix Press, 2008.
ISBN 1906055386

Heschel, Susannah. The Aryan Jesus: Christian Theologians and the Bible in Nazi-Germany. Princeton University Press 2008.
ISBN 9780691125312

Linafelt, Tod. A Shadow of Glory: Reading the New Testament after the Holocaust. New York, Routledge 2002.
ISBN 0415937930

Adams, Samuel L.. Social and Economic Life in Second Temple Judea. Louisville, Kentucky: John Knox Press, 2014.
ISBN 9780664237035


Professor Simon Kim

Gustavo Gutiérrez, A Theology of Liberation: History, Politics, and Salvation (15th Anniversary Edition with New Introduction by Author). Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 1988.
ISBN-10: 0883445425
ISBN-13: 978-0883445426

Gustavo Gutiérrez, We Drink from Our Own Wells: The Spiritual Journey of a People. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2003.
ISBN-10: 1570754969
ISBN-13: 978-1570754968

Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of the Oppressed. Continuum, 2000.
ISBN-10: 0826412769
ISBN-13: 978-0826412768

Virgilio Elizondo, Galilean Journey: The Mexican-American Promise. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2005.
ISBN-10: 1570753105
ISBN-13: 978-1570753107

James Cone, A Black Theology of Liberation. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2010.
ISBN-10: 1570758956
ISBN-13: 978-1570758959

George Tinker, American Indian Liberation: A Theology of Sovereignty. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2008.
ISBN-10: 1570758050
ISBN-13: 978-1570758058

Gustavo Gutiérrez, On Job: God-Talk and the Suffering of the Innocent. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2013.
ISBN-10: 0883445522
ISBN-13: 978-0883445525

Jon Sobrino, Christ the Liberator: A View from the Victims. Maryknoll, NY: 2001.
ISBN-10: 1570753725
ISBN-13: 978-1570753725

Jon Sobrino, No Salvation Outside the Poor. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2008.
ISBN-10: 1570757526
ISBN-13: 978-1570757525

Jon Sobrino, Archbishop Romero: Memories and Reflections. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2016.
ISBN-10: 1626981760
ISBN-13: 978-1626981768

George Tinker, Spirit and Resistance: Political Theology and American Indian Liberation. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 2004.
ISBN-10: 0800636813
ISBN-13: 978-0800636814

Simon C. Kim, An Immigration of Theology: Theology of Context as the Theological Method of Virgilio Elizondo and Gustavo Gutiérrez. Eugene, OR: Pickwick, 2012.
ISBN-10: 9781610976367
ISBN-13: 978-1610976367

Anh Tran, SJ

Prusak, Bernard P., The Church Unfinished: Ecclesiology Through the Centuries, Paulist Press, 2004.
ISBN-10: 0809142864

Gaillardetz, Richard, Ecclesiology for a Global Church, Orbis Books, 2008.
ISBN-13: 978-1570757693

Dulles, Models of the Church (2nd edition), Doubleday, 1987/91.
ISBN-10: 0385133685

Kärkkäinen, Veli-Matti, An Introduction to EcclesiologyIVP Academic, 2002.
ISBN-10: 0830826882

Harper, Brad and Paul Louis Mertzger, Exploring Ecclesiology: An Evangelical and Ecumenical IntroductionBrazos Press, 2009.
ISBN-13: 978-1587431739

Professor Chris Hadley, SJ

John E. Thiel, Icons of Hope: The “Last Things” in Catholic Imagination (Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 2013)
ISBN-10: 026804239X
ISBN-13: 978-0268042394

Hans Urs von Balthasar, Dare We Hope “That All Men Be Saved”?, With a Short Discourse on Hell, Foreword by Robert Barron (San Francisco: Ignatius Press, 1988, 2014)
ISBN-10: 158617942X
ISBN-13: 978-1586179427

Anh Tran, SJ

Jaroslav Pelican, Jesus Through the Centuries: His Place in the History of Culture, Yale University Press, 1999.
ISBN-13: 978-0300079876

Priscilla Pope-Levison and John R. Levison, Jesus  in Global Contexts, Westministser, 1992.
ISBN-13: 978-0664251659

Gene L Green, Stephen Pardue and KK Yeo, editors. Jesus without Borders: Christology in the Majority World , Eerdmans 2014.
ISBN-13: 978-0802870827

Barker, Gregory, ed. Jesus  in the World’s Faiths: Leading Thinkers from Five Religions Reflect on His Meaning, Maryknoll: Orbis, 2005.
ISBN-13: 978-1570755736

Professor Thomas Cattoi

Raymond E. Brown, An Introduction to New Testament Christology, Mahwah, N.Y.: Paulist Press, 1994
ISBN-10: 9780809135165, ISBN-13: 978-0809135165

John Meyendorff, Christ in Eastern Christian Thought, Crestwood, N.Y.: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1987
ISBN-10: 0881418676, ISBN-13: 978-0881418675

Tatha Wiley (ed.), Thinking of Christ: Proclamation, Explanation, Meaning, New York, Continuum, 2003
ISBN-10: 082641530X, ISBN-13: 978-0826415301, (please buy used! From $1.69)

Roger Haight, S.J., The Future of Christology, New York: Continuum, 2005
ISBN-10:0826417647, ISBN-13: 978-0826417640

R.S. Sugirtharajah (ed.), Asian Faces of Jesus, Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books, 1993
ISBN-10: 0883448335 (Kindle $11.99, pbk $28.68)

Professor Eduardo Fernandez, SJ

Burgaleta, Claudio. Manuel de la Teologia Para Los Catolicos de Hoy (Ligouri, MO: Libros Liguori, 2009). ISBN 978-0-7648-1789-2

Ospino, Hosffman. Interculturalismo y catequesis (New London, CT: Twenty-Third Publications, 2017). ISBN 978-1-62785-303-3