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Great Reads May 2018

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Page 0 of 2 32 sojourners MAY 2018 GREAT READS / Books you'll love to share The Reckless Way of Love: Notes on Following Jesus Dorothy Day How do you follow Jesus without burn- ing out? In this guidebook, Dorothy Day offers hard-earned wisdom and practical advice gained through decades of seeking to know Jesus and follow his example and teachings. Plough The Scandal of Redemption: When God Liberates the Poor, Saves Sinners, and Heals Nations Oscar Romero Three short years transformed El Salvador's Archbishop Oscar Romero from a conservative defender of the sta- tus quo into an outspoken voice of the oppressed. An assassin's bullet ended his life, but his challenge lives on. Plough Faith in Action: A Handbook for Activists, Advocates, and Allies The Faith in Action Writing Collective Deepen your perspective on important issues—from racial justice to envi- ronmental concerns, from LGBTQIA equality to immigration, and more— so you'll have the tools and confidence you need to make a real difference. Fortress Press Available wherever books are sold Called: What Happens After Saying Yes to God Casey Cole, OFM Whether you're considering a reli- gious vocation or simply trying to lead a Christ-centered life, Franciscan friar Casey Cole has news: The path of dis- cernment doesn't end with answering God's call. That's when it begins. Franciscan Media Love in the Void: Where God Finds Us Simone Weil Simone Weil, the great mystic and philosopher, points the way for all to encounter the love of God—in love to neighbor, love of beauty, and even in suffering. Plough Murder on Shades Mountain: The Legal Lynching of Willie Peterson and the Struggle for Justice in Jim Crow Birmingham Melanie S. Morrison The tragic story of a double-mur- der in 1930s Alabama, which led to the wrongful conviction and death sentencing of Willie Peterson, and a black-led effort for justice. Duke University Press Journeys to Justice: Reflections on Canadian Christian Activism Joe Gunn Featuring interviews with 10 people from varied ecumenical backgrounds who have been active in Canadian social justice for years. These justice laborers present relevant lessons for today. Ministry leaders and younger activists will be inspired! Novalis Publishing 1-800-667-8046 ext. 232 An Invitation to Think and Feel Differently in the New Millennium Harry J. Bury Readers are invited to create an emerging and global worldview that enables humans to meet the chal- lenges and opportunities of this new millennium. Trafford Publishing special advertising section

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