The Best Spiritual Books of ...
10 Years of KidSpirit A superb sampler of youth-written and edited articles, poetry, and original art from the online journal.
A Good Day for a Hat A clever picture book that encourages the spiritual practice of imagination. For Children
Ageless Soul An uncommonly good companion for your spiritual journey as an elder.
Boundless Heart An exploration of the art of nurturing the relational qualities known as the Four Immeasurables.
Buddha's Little Book of Life A robust and edifying collection of inspirational wisdom.
Climbing the Rope to God A spiritual rollercoaster ride through six months of visionary dreams.
Crafting Gratitude 40 crafts projects with directions and resources to make thanksgiving a practice in everyday life.
Enlightened Aging An examination of resilience, proactivity, acceptance and other keys to healthy aging.
Fearless Dialogues A presentation of a process for bringing together people to create positive change.
Goodbye, Things A reflection on the minimalist path that takes to heart the value of austerity and thrift.
Hallelujah Anyway Worthwhile musings on grace, faith, mercy, and service.
Happier? An astonishing work of cultural analysis on changes in the field of psychology.
Have Black Lives Ever Mattered? A prophetic witness to the pain and suffering of people of color perpetrated by the police, the courts, and the prisons.
Holistic Islam A fresh understanding of Sufism as offering a spirituality adequate to our times with its purpose of drawing near as a friend of God.
Holy Spokes A minister's experiences making bicycling into her spiritual practice.
Hunter of Stories Galeano’s last book in which he encourages us to sing our souls back in sync with the Earth.
Imaginative Prayer Ways for parents to nurture the inner life of their children through spiritual formation and imagination.
In Search of a Prophet A pilgrimage into the spiritual journey of a Renaissance man.
Living Compassion A guide for Christians to practicing the path of radical love, including of enemies.
Loving-Kindness in Plain English A helpful resource on loving-friendliness, a major component of Buddhist practice.
Meister Eckhart's Book of the Heart A collection of playful and sobering poems from the thirteen-fourteenth century Christian mystic.
Motherprayer A soulful, lyrical, and transformative classic in everyday spirituality.
Ninety-Nine Names of the Beloved Poetic reflections on the many ways the qualities of the Divine can be experienced in our lives.
No One Cares About Crazy People A strong argument for doing much more to help mentally ill people.
No Time Like the Present An affirmation of freedom as a gateway to experiences of love, joy, beauty, and learning from our mistakes.
Pandora An enchanting children's picture book about loneliness, nurturing, kindness, loss, and renewal. For Children
Prayer Seeds A to-be-treasured resource of prayers that serve as seeds of new life.
Radical Spirit A practical presentation of the Twelve Steps of Humility from the Rule of St. Benedict.
Real Love A guidebook on loving ourselves and others, filled with useful mindfulness exercises and meditations.
Reclaiming Your Body A process for reconnecting with your body in order to experience the rapture of being alive.
Rumi's Secret A remarkably detailed biography of the Sufi mystic's life and work.
Silence An exploration of the riches of silence and the pleasures it can bring into your life.
The Book of Joy An illuminating dialogue on the spiritual practice of joy and its eight pillars.
The Call of the Swamp A delightful picture book about the identity crisis of a youngster adopted from a swamp. For Children
The Death of Expertise A hard-hitting and edifying examination of the consequences of anti-intellectualism and egalitarianism in the United States.
The Evolution of Imagination A fascinating exploration of the imagination and improvisation in all creative activities.
The Five Invitations Deep and profound wisdom about death as a constant companion.
The Five Longings A creative and practical exploration of the spiritual practice of yearning.
The Poetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy A superb collection of 125 poems, by Buddhist and non-Buddhist poets, on essential concepts in Buddhism.
The Power of Meaning A persuasive book on the importance of the quest for meaning in everyday life.
The Song of Life An enchanting collection of songs and sayings from the Native American spiritual tradition.
The Want Monsters A delightful spiritual parable about wants, embracing the greedy self, and befriending our troublesome emotions. For Children
The Way of Gratitude A top-drawer collection of readings saluting all the benefits of gratefulness.
The Wisdom of Not Knowing A consummate meaning-maker at work mining the mysticism of Judaism and other religions.
The Wisdom of the Body A lively, creative, and expansive vision of a spirituality of the body.
The World Wisdom Bible A collection of sacred texts illustrating the sweep of global spirituality.
Things That Join the Sea and the Sky Journal entries from one of our favorite spiritual teachers who encourages us to sail on a sea of possibilities.
This Is Not a Border Stirring essays and poems by artists from around the world on the plight of the Palestinians.
To Hear the Forest Sing Meditative essays on divine themes in everyday life.
Today I Feel . . . A cleverly illustrated children's book that helps build a vocabulary of feelings. For Children
Wake Up, City! An inspirational walk through a city with a father and his young daughter who tutor us in the arts of attention and imagination For Children
We Need To Talk A bold and wise book about the skills needed to have our conversations open the doors to new possibilities.
Wendell Berry and the Given Life A timely and relevant summary of the life and work of Wendell Berry.
Where Are You Hiding, God? A child's introduction to panentheism through beautifully illustrated scenes of hide-and-seek. For Children
Where the Dead Pause and the Japanese Say Goodbye An exquisitely written account of a pilgrimage to Japan by a middle-aged American experiencing a whirlpool of grief.
White Trash An engrossing historical work on the strange and long-lasting presence of class in American democracy.
Yawn An inventive collection of essays probing modern restlessness and alienation.