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Unprotected Texts: The Bible's Surprising Contradictions about Sex and Desire

Author: 
Jennifer Wright Knust
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$15.99
Type: 
Paperback

Bible scholar Jennifer Wright Knust addresses the big questions that dominate today's discussions and debates when it comes to sex and the Bible

The Bible in American Life

Author: 
Philip Goff, Arthur E. Farnsley II, Peter J. Thuesen (editors)
List Price: 
$34.93
Type: 
Paperback

There is a paradox in American Christianity. According to Gallup, nearly eight in ten Americans regard the Bible as either the literal word of God or inspired by God. At the same time, surveys have revealed gaps in these same Americans' biblical literacy.

The Menorah: From the Bible to Modern Israel

Author: 
Steven Fine
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$29.95
Type: 
Hardcover

The menorah, the seven-branched candelabrum, has traversed millennia as a living symbol of Judaism and the Jewish people. Naturally, it did not pass through the ages unaltered. The Menorah explores the cultural and intellectual history of the Western world’s oldest continuously used religious symbol.

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