Comparing Religions

by Jeffrey J. Kripal

Comparing Religions is a next-generation textbook which expertly guides, inspires, and challenges those who wish to think seriously about religious pluralism in the modern world. A unique book teaching the art and practice of comparing religions ...

ISBN: 9781118774878

Binding: Hardback


God's Little Book of Easter: Words of Hope, Joy and New Beginnings

by Richard Daly

'Jesus came to let you know that the penalty of sin has been removed and its power is broken. In God's eyes, you're loved and accepted!' At times, life can be filled with upheaval, challenges, grief and fear. Easter signals a time for new ...

ISBN: 9780007513864

Binding: Paperback


Holy Land Reborn: Pilgrimage and the Tibetan Reinvention of Buddhist India

by Toni Huber

ISBN: 9780226356488

Binding: Hardback


The Heart in Pilgrimage A Prayerbook for Catholic Christians

by Eamon Duffy

This intelligent and richly resourced collection, drawn together by Professor Eamon Duffy, brings together beautiful and memorable prayers and hymns from a wide range of sources. This is not a mere anthology of prayers, but rather a comprehensive ...

ISBN: 9781408183991

Binding: Hardback


The Pathos of the Cross

by Richard Viladesau

The Baroque period was in some senses the beginning of modern Western scientific and intellectual culture-the early budding of the Enlightenment. In the light of a new scientific and historical consciousness, it saw the rise of deism and the ...

ISBN: 9780199352685

Binding: Hardback


Between Heaven and Mirth: Why Joy, Humor, and Laughter are at the Heartof the Spiritual Life

by Reverend James Martin

Joy is an essential element of a healthy spirituality. Yet many people believe that being religious means being deadly serious. This is all the more surprising when we look at the great biblical heroes and heroines, and the lives of the saints ...

ISBN: 9780062024268

Binding: Hardback


Buddha, Jesus and Muhammad - a Comparative Study

by Paul Gwynne

This cool, clear-sighted comparative study has no theological axe to grind. It offers a trusty thematic guide to the figureheads of three of the largest religions in the world. The comparative approach is descriptive and even-handed, highlighting ...

ISBN: 9781118465516

Binding: Hardback


God Came Near

by Max Lucado

He came not as a flash of light or as an unapproachable conqueror, but as One whose first cries were heard by a peasant girl and a sleepy carpenter. The hands that held him were not manicured, but callused and dirty. No silk. No ivory. No hype.

ISBN: 9780849947520

Binding: Paperback


King James Bible: 400Th Anniversary Edition

by Oxford Bible

This 400th anniversary edition of the King James Version of the Bible is a reprint of the 1611 text, in an easy-to-read roman font instead of the black-letter type of the original. The original capital letters, many of which are pictoral, have ...

ISBN: 9780199557608

Binding: Leather /Fine Binding


Making Sense of the Bible: Rediscovering the Power of Scripture Today

by Adam Hamilton

Denominations from evangelical to mainline continue to experience deep divisions over universal social issues. The underlying debate isn't about the particular social issue, but instead it is about the authority of the Bible. Addressing the key ...

ISBN: 9780062234964

Binding: Hardback


Reading the Liturgy An exploration of texts in Christian worship

by Juliette J. Day

This is a unique contribution to discussions within churches about the provision of suitable words for liturgical worship and to debates among scholars about liturgical hermeneutics, as well as offering a new methodological paradigm for ...

ISBN: 9780567063359

Binding: Paperback


Rethinking Jewish Philosophy

by Aaron W. Hughes

Jewish thought is, in many ways, a paradox. Is it theology or is it philosophy? Does it use universal methods to articulate Judaism's particularity or does it justify Judaism's particularity with appeals to illuminating the universal?

ISBN: 9780199356812

Binding: Hardback


The Talmud Banned, censored and burnt. The book they couldn't suppress

by Harry Freedman

In The Talmud: A Biography, authoritative Jewish scholar Harry Freedman recounts the engrossing story of the ancient scripture, which contains over a million words in thirty five volumes. A central text of Rabbinic Judaism, the Talmud covers ...

ISBN: 9781472905949

Binding: Hardback


Dolphin Confidential: Confessions of a Field Biologist

by Maddalena Bearzi

ISBN: 9780226040158

Binding: Hardback


Most Intimate

by Roshi Pat Enkyo O'Hara

The joy of intimacy--with yourself, with others, and with the whole universe. The long-awaited first book from a prominent modern American Zen teacher. For Roshi Pat Enkyo O'Hara, intimacy is what Zen practice is all about: the realization of the ...

ISBN: 9781590309742

Binding: Paperback / softback


NRSV HarperCollins Catholic Gift Bible - burgundy colour


This unique Catholic NRSV, the perfect first communion or confirmation gift, boasts the following special features: , ∗ 8 Four-color pages for dedication, recording of family history, picture of pope, etc. , ∗ 64 page special section ...

ISBN: 9780061451850

Binding: Hardback


The Justification of Religious Violence

by Steve Clarke

How are justifications for religious violence developed and do they differ from secular justifications for violence? Can liberal societies tolerate potentially violent religious groups? Can those who accept religious justifications for violence ...

ISBN: 9781118529720

Binding: Paperback / softback


Undiscovered Country, The Journeys Among the Dead

by Carl Watkins

'This is a wonderful book: curious and insightful' Ian Mortimer, author of The Time Traveller's Guide to Medieval England We know what happens to the body when we die, but what happens to the soul? The answer may remain a great unknown, but the ...

ISBN: 9780099548584

Binding: Paperback / softback


Women in Waiting Prejudice at the Heart of the Church

by Julia Ogilvy

The treatment of women in the Christian churches is nothing short of scandalous. It was not always thus. In the New Testament and the Early Church women played a full part in Church life, often in positions of high office. As the Church of ...

ISBN: 9781472901774

Binding: Paperback


Giving Our Best

by Pema Chodron

Teachings on bodhichitta and the bodhisattva path have been at the heart of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition for centuries. Drawing on the beloved classic The Way of the Bodhisattva by Shantideva and many years of personal practice, Pema Chdrn ...

ISBN: 9781611801620

Binding: DVD