Books about Teilhard


Bergson, Henri. 1977 (1932). The Two Sources of Morality and Religion. Translated by R. Ashley Audra and Cloudesley Brereton, with the assistance of W. Horsfall Carter. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press.

Bidlack, Bede Benjamin. 2015. In Good Company: The Body and Divinization in Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, SJ and Daoist Xiao Yingsou. Leiden, The Netherlands.

Chauchard, Paul. 1965. Man and Cosmos: Scientific Phenomenology in Teilhard de Chardin. Translated by George Courtright. Montreal: Palm Publishers.

Delio, Ilia, ed. 2014. From Teilhard to Omega: Co-creating an Unfinished Universe. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.

Duffy, SSJ, Kathleen. 2014. Teilhard's Mysticism: Seeing the Inner Face of Evolution. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books. Note: read an edited version of Chapter 2, “Teilhard’s Mysticism: The Circle of Presence.” Translations in French and Spanish.

Eaton, Heather, ed. 2014. The Intellectual Journey of Thomas Berry: Imagining the Earth Community. Boston: Lexington Press.

Gray, Donald P. 1969. The One and the Many, Teilhard de Chardin´s Vision of Unity. New York: Herder&Herder.

King, Thomas M. 1981. Teilhard’s Mysticism of Knowing. New York: Seabury.

_______. 2005. Teilhard’s Mass: Approaches to “The Mass on the World.” New York: Paulist.

King, Ursula. 2005 (1996). Spirit of Fire: The Life and Vision of Teilhard de Chardin. Revised ed. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books.

Savary, Louis. 2007. Teilhard de Chardin: The Divine Milieu Explained: A Spirituality for the 21st Century. New York: Paulist Press.

_______. 2013. The New Spiritual Exercises in the Spirit of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. New York: Paulist Press.

Savary, Louis with Patricia H. Berne, eds. 2014. Why Did God Make Me? A Step-by-Step Discernment Process in an Evolutionary World. New York: Paulist Press.


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