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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
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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

Written to Be Heard: Recovering the Messages of the Gospels

Author: 
Paul Borgman; Kelly James Clark
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$30.00
Type: 
Paperback

The words of the gospels were meant to be heard. While we can still appreciate the construction and grasp some understanding when we read, we miss much of the message because we’re working in the wrong medium. In Written to Be Heard Paul Borgman and Kelly James Clark offer the keys to recovering the radical, relevant messages of each gospel as they were first heard.

Political Theology of the Earth

Author: 
Catherine Keller
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$26.83
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Paperback

Amid melting glaciers, rising waters, and spreading droughts, Earth has ceased to tolerate our pretense of mastery over it. But how can we confront climate change when political crises keep exploding in the present? Noted ecotheologian and feminist philosopher of religion Catherine Keller reads the feedback loop of political and ecological depredation as secularized apocalypse.

The Time is Now: A Call to Uncommon Courage

Author: 
Joan Chittister
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$20.00
Type: 
Hardcover

Beloved nun and social activist Joan Chittister, who appeared on Oprah's Super Soul Sunday, offers a soul-stirring and inspiring guide that speaks to all who feel disillusioned and dissatisfied with the power-hungry institutions and systems of this world. 

Tenacious Solidarity: Biblical Provocations on Race, Religion, Climate, and the Economy

Author: 
Walter Brueggemann
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$29.00
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Paperback

Tenacious Solidarity features essays and new writings from 2014 to 2018. As all of Walter Brueggemann's writing is, the chapters are deeply biblical while also concerned with the identities, practices, and obligations of religious communities in contemporary contexts within the United States.

Lives of Unforgetting: What We Lose in Translation When We Read the Bible

Author: 
Stant Litore
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$16.99
Type: 
Paperback

The ancient Greek word for “truth” means unconcealing or unforgetting. Yet today many ideas and stories that were once critical to how early Christians understood, practiced, and defended their faith often remain “hidden in plain sight” in our Bibles. These ideas are concealed from us by the distance between languages, between eras, and between cultures—yet they are so worth unconcealing and unforgetting. In this book, discover:

LITERACY

UNDERSTANDING

DIALOGUE

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