Books by John Dear



  

The Beatitudes of Peace

AVAILABLE NOW FROM
www.amazon.com
and 23rd Publications, 1-800-321-0411.

By John Dear


"A Persistent Peace"

"One of the Best Books of 2008" -- The Washington Post

By John Dear

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"The Nonviolent Life"

By John Dear

To order: www.paceebene.org

Or call: 510-268-8765


"WALKING THE WAY:"
Following Jesus on the Lenten Journey
of Gospel Nonviolence to the
Cross and Resurrection
To order, go to:
www.twentythirdpublications.com
www.amazon.com
or call: 1-800-321-0411

"THOMAS MERTON, PEACEMAKER:"
Meditations on Merton, Peacemaking &
the Spiritual Life
To order, go to:
www.orbisbooks.com
www.amazon.com
or call: 1-800-258-5838

"Lazarus, Come Forth!"

By John Dear

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"Put Down Your Sword"

By John Dear

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Read an interview with John about the book


"John Dear On Peace: An Introduction to His Life and Work"

By Patricia Normile

To Order:
Amazon.com
St. Anthony Messenger Press
Or Call: 1-800-488-0488


"Daniel Berrigan: Essential Writings"

To Order:
Amazon.com
St. Anthony Messenger Press


Living Peace Living Peace: A Spirituality of Contemplation and Action

Excerpts:
From the conclusion of Living Peace
Beating Swords into Plowshares

Reviews:
"Answering the Call" in America Magazine
St. Anthony Messenger Book Review
"The Tidings" in Los Angeles
Review by Shelley Douglass
Available from: Amazon, or Iona Press

Transfiguration "Transfiguration"

By John Dear

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Or call Doubleday, at 1-800-726-0600

Read the Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu.


"Seeds of Nonviolence"

By John Dear

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"You Will Be My Witnesses"

By John Dear
Available from: Orbis Books. To order, call 1-800-258-5838.

The Questions of Jesus The Questions of Jesus

Foreword by Richard Rohr
Excerpts:
"The Questions of Jesus"

Reviews:
America Magazine
Review by Shelley Douglass
Available from: Amazon

Mary of Nazareth, Prophet of Peace Mary of Nazareth, Prophet of Peace
Excerpts:
Read the Conclusion

Reviews:
Spirituality and Health magazine (April, 2003)
Available from: Ave Maria Press

Mohandas Gandhi Mohandas Gandhi: Essential Writings
Excerpts:
Mahatma Gandhi, Apostle of Nonviolence, Introduction
by John Dear


Available from: Orbis Books  and  Amazon


Testimony TESTIMONY
By Daniel Berrigan, Edited with a foreword by John Dear
Foreword by John Dear

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Jesus the Rebel Jesus the Rebel: Bearer of God's Peace and Justice
Excerpts:
Blessed Are the Nonviolent
Lazarus, Come Forth!

 
Available from: Sheed & Ward, Amazon, www.forusa.org or Iona Press


Peace Behind Bars Peace Behind Bars: A Journal from Jail
Reviews:
"Keeping Faith Alive" in Sojourners magazine
Available from: Sheed & Ward, Amazon or www.forusa.org


Jean Denovan and the Call to Discipleship The Sound of Listening: A Retreat Journal from Thomas Mertonís Hermitage
Available from: www.wipfandstock.com

Excerpts:
Apostles' Creed
The Prayer of St. Francis, Updated


Disarming the Heart Disarming the Heart: Toward a Vow of Nonviolence
Excerpts:
Vow of Nonviolence


The Vision of Peace The Vision of Peace: Faith and Hope in Northern Ireland, The Writings of Mairead Corrigan Maguire, Nobel Peace Laureate from Northern Ireland, Edited by John Dear, preface by the Dalai Lama, introduction by Archbishop Desmond Tutu
To order: www.wipfandstock.com

Excerpts:
Foreward by John Dear

Available from: Orbis Books or Amazon


Road to Peace The Road to Peace: Writings on Peace and Justice by Henri Nouwen, edited by John Dear
Related Links:
Henri Nouwen
 
Available from: Orbis Books or Amazon


Risen Bread And the Risen Bread: The Selected Poems of Daniel Berrigan, 1957-1997, edited by John Dear
Available from: Amazon


The God of Peace: Toward a Theology of Nonviolence
Excerpts:
From Violence to Nonviolence
The Nonviolence of Jesus
Available from: Wipf and Stock


The Questions of Jesus Oscar Romero and the Nonviolent Struggle for Justice

Excerpts: Read Text

Available from: www.paxchristiusa.org

Jean Denovan and the Call to Discipleship Jean Donovan and the Call to Discipleship
Excerpts: Jean Donovan and the Call to Discipleship

Available from: www.paxchristiusa.org

The Sacrament of Civil Disobedience
Excerpts:
Jesus and Civil Disobedience
Available from: Catholic Worker Bookstore


Apostle of Peace: Essays in Honor of Daniel Berrigan, ed. by John Dear

Introduction by John Dear

Available from: www.forusa.org or Catholic Worker Bookstore


Our God Is Nonviolent: Witnesses in the Struggle for Peace and Justice
Available from: Amazon

It's a Sin to Build a Nuclear Weapon:
Writings on War and Peace by Richard McSorley, S.J.,
edited and with an introduction by John Dear, S.J.
Excerpts:
excerpt from the introduction by John Dear, S.J.

Available from: Catholic Worker Bookstore

Still another book:
Words of Peace: Selections from Daniel Berrigan, S.J.
Edited with an introduction by John Dear, S.J.
Also available from: Pax Christi USA at www.paxchristiusa.org
Christ Is With the Poor: Stories and Sayings of Horace McKenna, S.J.,
Available from: The McKenna Center for the Homeless, 19 Eye Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20001. (202-842-1112)