671 books (34 pages) in this category

A World Religions Reader

by Ian S. Markham

Providing a comprehensive exploration of the teachings and beliefs of the world?s living faiths, the third edition of this popular book has been revised and updated to reflect the vibrant role religion plays in the twenty-first century. <i>The ...

ISBN: 9781405171090

Binding: Paperback


Abandonment to Divine Providence


God hides behind the simplest of daily activities; finding Him is a matter of total surrender to His will. That's the message of this eighteenth-century inspirational classic by a French Jesuit writer. The Reverend Jean-Pierre de Caussade (1675 ...

ISBN: 9780486464268

Binding: Paperback


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


Adventures of Ulysses

by Bernard Evslin

The legendary voyage of one of Greek mythology's greatest heroes Ulysses is the sharpest tactician among the Greeks and the brains behind the Trojan Horse, the ruse that fooled the Trojans and led to the end of the ten-year Trojan War. The ...

ISBN: 9781504035613

Binding: Paperback


After Aquinas

Versions of Thomism

by Fergus Kerr

This guide to the most interesting work that has recently appeared on Aquinas reflects the revival of interest in his work. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Written by one of the foremost Roman Catholic ...

ISBN: 9780631213130

Binding: Paperback



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 "spiritual but not religious." 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


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


American Qur'an

by Sandow Birk

ISBN: 9781631490187

Binding: Hardback


Amish Grace

How Forgiveness Transcended Tragedy

by Donald B. Kraybill

<p><b>Praise for <i>Amish Grace</i></b></p> <p>"A story our polarized country needs to hear: It is still grace that saves."<br />&mdash;<b>Bill Moyers</b>, Public Affairs Television</p> <p>"In a world where repaying evil with evil is almost ...

ISBN: 9780470344040

Binding: Paperback


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


An Introduction to the Old Testament

Sacred Texts and Imperial Contexts of the Hebrew Bible

by David M. Carr

This comprehensive, introductory textbook is unique in exploring the emergence of the Hebrew Bible in the broader context of world history. It particularly focuses on the influence of pre-Roman empires, empowering students with a richer ...

ISBN: 9781405184670

Binding: Paperback


And Muhammad Is His Messenger: The Veneration of the Prophet in Islamic Piety

by Annemarie Schimmel

ISBN: 9780807841280

Binding: Paperback



by Isabella Anderson

A Heavenly Treasury of Angelic Lore! Every culture cherishes a winged spirit-from the ancient Egyptian ka and Norse Valkyries to Hindu apsaras and the archangels of the Bible. Featuring biblical tales, poetry, and lovely illustrations, this ...

ISBN: 9781440595103

Binding: Hardback



A Visible and Invisible History

by Peter Stanford

ISBN: 9781473622081

Binding: Hardback


Angels in My Hair

by Lorna Byrne

Angels In My Hair is the autobiography of a modern day mystic, an Irish woman with powers of the saints of old.When she was a child, people thought Lorna was 'retarded' because she did not seem to be focusing on the world around her. Instead ...

ISBN: 9780099551461

Binding: Paperback


Anselm: Basic Writings

by Anselm

Ranging from his early treatises, the <i>Monologion</i> (a work written to show his monks how to meditate on the divine essence) and the <i>Proslogion</i> (best known for its advancement of the so-called ontological argument for the existence of

ISBN: 9780872208957

Binding: Paperback


Antisemitism: Here and Now

by Deborah Lipstadt

In the past few years there has been a decided rise in acts and expressions of antisemitism worldwide. No one could have predicted the contemporary situation- a Labour Party in the UK whose leadership has condoned expressions of overt ...

ISBN: 9781925322675

Binding: Paperback