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Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and the Throne

Author: 
Wilda C. Gafney
List Price: 
$35.00
Type: 
Paperback

Womanist Midrash is an in-depth and creative exploration of the well- and lesser-known women of the Hebrew Scriptures. Using her own translations, Gafney offers a midrashic interpretation of the biblical text that is rooted in the African American preaching tradition to tell the stories of a variety of female characters, many of whom are often overlooked and nameless.

The Meaning of Belief: Religion from an Atheist's Point of View

Author: 
Tim Crane
List Price: 
$24.95
Type: 
Hardcover

Contemporary debate about religion seems to be going nowhere. Atheists persist with their arguments, many plausible and some unanswerable, but these make no impact on religious believers. Defenders of religion find atheists equally unwilling to cede ground. The Meaning of Belief offers a way out of this stalemate.

The Spiritual Lives of Young African Americans

Author: 
Almeda Wright
Type: 
Hardover

How do young African Americans approach their faith in God when continued violence and police brutality batters the news each day? In The Spiritual Lives of Young African Americans, Almeda M. Wright argues that African American youth separate their everyday lives and their spirituality into mutually exclusive categories.

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.

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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