602 books (31 pages) in this category

Absolute Power

How the Pope Became the Most Influential Man in the World

by Paul Collins

ISBN: 9781610398602

Binding: Hardback


Adventurer's Guide to Number Theory


In this delightful guide, a noted mathematician and teacher offers a witty, historically oriented introduction to number theory, dealing with properties of numbers and with numbers as abstract concepts. Written for readers with an understanding ...

ISBN: 9780486281339

Binding: Paperback


African Ceremonies: Concise Edition

by c Beckwith

ISBN: 9780810934849

Binding: Hardback



The Evidence of Near Death Experience

by Reverend John Spooner

<p>Is there life after death? Near death experiences—people coming back from the dead with tales from the other side—have become a worldwide phenomenon. In this book, Rev John Spooner combines expert research, gripping first hand testimony, ...

ISBN: 9781925043310

Binding: Paperback


Agnostic: A Spirited Manifesto

by Lesley Hazleton

One in four Americans rejects any affiliation with organized religion, and nearly half of those under thirty describe themselves as ospiritual but not religious.o But as the airwaves resound with the haranguing of preachers and pundits, who ...

ISBN: 9781594634147

Binding: Paperback


Aleppo Codex: the true story of obsession, faith, and the international pursuit of an ancient bible The

by Friedman Matti

<b>In an age when physical books matter less and less, here is a thrilling story about a book that meant everything.</b> This true-life detective story unveils the journey of a sacred text-the tenth-century annotated bible know as the Aleppo ...

ISBN: 9781921844805

Binding: Paperback


All in the Mind?

Does Neuroscience Challenge Faith?

by Peter Clarke

<div>Does neuroscience prove that all religious experience is just in the mind?<br></div><div>Peter Clarke, a member of the advisory board of the Faraday Institute, and a neuroscientist, examines what it means to be "human". Many believe that ...

ISBN: 9780745956756

Binding: Paperback


Althusser and Theology

Religion, Politics and Philosophy

by Agon Hamza

<div>A major contribution to Althusser scholarship, as well as to our understanding of the Left&#8217;s relation to religion and theology.</div> ...

ISBN: 9781608468201

Binding: Paperback


Amen: What Prayer Can Mean in a World Beyond Belief

by Gretta Vosper

Bestselling religion writer questions the nature of prayer. A new vision of how and why we pray, and how we might move beyond prayer. For many people, prayer is an essential part of their daily lives, connecting them with God, a force, or the ...

ISBN: 9781554686476

Binding: Hardback


An Introduction to Islam in the 21st Century

by Aminah Beverly McCloud

<p>This engaging introduction to Islam examines its lived reality, its worldwide presence, and the variety of beliefs and practices encompassed by the religion. The global perspective uniquely captures the diversity of Islam expressed throughout

ISBN: 9781405193603

Binding: Paperback


An Introduction to the Bible - Sacred Texts and Imperial Contexts

by David M. Carr

This groundbreaking introductory textbook explores the emergence and development of the Bible, placing it in the broader context of world history. It particularly focuses on the role of a number of empires in the formation of the Biblical canon.

ISBN: 9781405167376

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead

by E. A. Wallis Budge

First published around 1550 BCE, this book is a collection of ancient Egyptian magic spells and road maps to assist individuals through the underworld and into the afterlife. ...

ISBN: 9781577151210

Binding: Hardback


Ancient Greek Religion 2E

by Jon D. Mikalson

<i>Ancient Greek Religion</i> provides an introduction to the fundamental beliefs, practices, and major deities of Greek religion. <ul type="disc"> <li>Focuses on Athens in the classical period</li> <li>Includes detailed discussion of Greek ...

ISBN: 9781405181778

Binding: Paperback


Ancient Prayer

Channeling Your Faith 365 Days of the Year

by Rachel C. Weingarten

<div>Find daily comfort in ancient prayers. This collection offers inspiration and wisdom gathered from biblical texts and prayers by early philosophers, poets, and spiritual leaders. Designed to ground us and help us put things into ...

ISBN: 9781435152168

Binding: Hardback


Animal and Shaman: Ancient Religions of Central Asia

by Julian Baldick

ISBN: 9781780762326

Binding: Paperback


Aphrodite and the Rabbis

How the Jews Adapted Roman Culture to Create Judaism As We Know It

by Burton L. Visotzky

Hard to believe but true: - The Passover Seder is a Greco-Roman symposium banquet - The Talmud rabbis presented themselves as Stoic philosophers - Synagogue buildings were Roman basilicas - Hellenistic rhetoric professors educated sons of ...

ISBN: 9781250085764

Binding: Hardback


Apologia Pro Vita Sua


A highly influential figure in the Church of England, John Henry Newman stunned the Anglican community in 1843, when he left his position as vicar of St. Mary's, Oxford, to join the Roman Catholic church. Perhaps no one took greater offense than

ISBN: 9780486442136

Binding: Paperback


AQA Religious Studies AS Ethics

by Robert A Bowie

ISBN: 9780748798193

Binding: Paperback


Aquarian Gospel of Jesus the Christ


This visionary text professes to tell the complete story of Jesus' life, including the ""lost"" years, during which he traveled and studied in Tibet, Egypt, India, Persia, and Greece. First published in 1908, this mystical work is the ...

ISBN: 9780486467764

Binding: Paperback


Art of Communicating, The

by Thich Nhat Hanh

"Despite all of our best intentions, communication is still a challenge for most of us. How do we say what we mean in a way that the other person can really hear? How can we learn to listen with compassion and understanding? Why do people ...

ISBN: 9781846044007

Binding: Paperback