2016 Featured Resources: Welcoming the Stranger

Average: 5 (1 vote)

A Man of Good Hope

Author: 
Jonny Steinberg
List Price: 
$16.95
Type: 
Paperback
“An extraordinary story. . . . A powerful testament to the resilience of humanity.” —The Guardian (London)
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Americanah

Author: 
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
List Price: 
$15.95
Type: 
Paperback
A powerful, tender story of race and identity by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award-winning author of Half of a Yellow Sun.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Bishops on the Border: Pastoral Responses to Immigration

Author: 
Steven Talmage, Kirk Smith, Minerva Carcano, Mark Adams, Gerald Kicanas
List Price: 
$18.00
Type: 
Paperback
Ecumenical examination of immigration issues drawn from engaging, first-person narratives.
Average: 4 (1 vote)

Christians at the Border: Immigration, the Church, and the Bible

Author: 
M. Daniel Carroll R.
List Price: 
$17.99
Thinking biblically about immigration.
Average: 4 (1 vote)

Embracing the Other: The Transformative Spirit of Love

Author: 
Grace Ji-Sun Kim
List Price: 
$25.00
Type: 
Paperback
Kim develops a new constructive global pneumatology that works toward gender and racial-ethnic justice.
Average: 4 (1 vote)

Fresh Off the Boat

Author: 
Eddie Huang
List Price: 
$15.00
Type: 
Paperback
Assimilating ain't easy.
Average: 3 (2 votes)

HarperCollins Study Bible (NRSV): Student Edition - Fully Revised and Updated

Author: 
Harold Attridge, Ph.D.
List Price: 
$32.95
Type: 
Paperback
"The HarperCollins Study Bible is the most authoritative ecumenical Bible available, the work of scholars who are at the cutting edge of their subject
Average: 4 (1 vote)

Islam and the Future of Tolerance: A Dialogue

Author: 
Sam Harris & Maajid Nawaz
List Price: 
$17.95
Type: 
Hardcover
Harris and Nawaz engage one of the most polarizing issues of our time―fearlessly and fully―and actually make progress.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Islam: A Short History

Author: 
Karen Armstrong
List Price: 
$15.95
Type: 
Paperback
The world’s fastest-growing faith is a much more complex phenomenon than its modern fundamentalist strain might suggest.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence

Author: 
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
List Price: 
$28.95
Type: 
Hardcover
If religion is perceived as being part of the problem, Rabbi Sacks argues, then it must also form part of the solution.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Of Hospitality (Cultural Memory in the Present)

Author: 
Jacques Derrida
List Price: 
$22.95
Type: 
Paperback
These two lectures by Jacques Derrida derive from a series of seminars on "hospitality" conducted by Derrida in Paris, January 1996.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Our God is Undocumented: Biblical Faith and Immigrant Justice

Author: 
Ched Myers & Matthew Colwell
List Price: 
$24.00
Type: 
Paperback
The principle of hospitality and the commandment to welcome the stranger are among the most consistent themes of the Bible.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Author: 
Paulo Freire
List Price: 
$25.95
Type: 
Paperback
To the oppressed / and to those who suffer with them / and fight at their side (Dedication)
Average: 5 (1 vote)

Readings from the Edge: The Bible and People on the Move

Author: 
Jean-Pierre Ruiz
List Price: 
$28.00
Type: 
Paperback
An exploration of borders by a Hispanic scholar that connects the migration of peoples with biblical texts.
Average: 5 (1 vote)

The Girl from Human Street: A Jewish Family Odyssey

Author: 
Roger Cohen
List Price: 
$16.95
Type: 
Paperback
a memoir of displacement, prejudice, hope, despair, and love