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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.

Why I Left, Why I Stayed: Conversations on Christianity Between an Evangelical Father and His Humanist Son

Author: 
Tony Campolo & Bart Campolo
List Price: 
$24.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Bestselling Christian author, activist, and scholar Tony Campolo and his son Bart, an avowed Humanist, debate their spiritual differences and explore similarities involving faith, belief, and hope that they share.

The Idea of the Muslim World: A Global Intellectual History

Author: 
Cemil Aydin
List Price: 
$29.95
Type: 
Hardcover

When President Barack Obama visited Cairo in 2009 to deliver an address to Muslims worldwide, he followed in the footsteps of countless politicians who have taken the existence of a unified global Muslim community for granted. But as Cemil Aydin explains in this provocative history, it is a misconception to think that the world’s 1.5 billion Muslims constitute a single religio-political entity.

The Menorah: From the Bible to Modern Israel

Author: 
Steven Fine
List Price: 
$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.

A Bigger Table: Building Messy, Authentic, and Hopeful Spiritual Community

Author: 
John Pavlovitz
List Price: 
$16.00
Type: 
paperback

No one likes to eat alone; to approach a table filled with people, only to be told that despite the open chairs there isn’t room for you. The rejection stings. It leaves a mark. Yet this is exactly what the church has been saying to far too many people for far too long: “You’re not welcome here. Find someplace else to sit.” How can we extend unconditional welcome and acceptance in a world increasingly marked by bigotry, fear, and exclusion?

Why I Left, Why I Stayed: Conversations on Christianity Between an Evangelical Father and His Humanist Son

Author: 
Bart Campolo; Tony Campolo
List Price: 
$24.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Bestselling Christian author, activist, and scholar Tony Campolo and his son Bart, an avowed Humanist, debate their spiritual differences and explore similarities involving faith, belief, and hope that they share.

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