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New Vision for an Old Story: Why the Bible Might Not Be the Book You Think It Is

Author: 
Anne Robertson
List Price: 
$18.99
Type: 
Paperback

When Anne Robertson asked a bunch of people on the street what came to mind when they heard the word Bible, she was met with a flood of mixed responses—words like wisdomliesfaithrulesancient historybigotrypoison, and many more.

Paul: A Biography

Author: 
N.T. Wright
List Price: 
$29.99
Type: 
Hardcover

In this definitive biography, renowned Bible scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author N. T. Wright offers a radical look at the apostle Paul, illuminating the humanity and remarkable achievements of this intellectual who invented Christian theology—transforming a faith and changing the world.

New Testament Christological Hymns: Exploring Texts, Contexts, and Significance

Author: 
Matthew E. Gordley
List Price: 
$28.00
Type: 
Paperback

We know that the earliest Christians sang hymns. Paul encourages believers to sing "psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs." And at the dawn of the second century the Roman official Pliny names a feature of Christian worship as "singing alternately a hymn to Christ as to God." But are some of these early Christian hymns preserved for us in the New Testament? Are they right before our eyes? New Testament scholars have long debated whether early Christian hymns appear in the New Testament.

A Lens of Love: Reading the Bible in Its World for Our World

Author: 
Jonathan L. Walton
List Price: 
$16.00
Type: 
Paperback

In order to engage the Bible in the spirit of justice, compassion, and love, Jonathan L. Walton suggests reading the Bible in its world for our world. Perfect for individual or group study, A Lens of Love helps Christians to read and interpret the Bible morally and confidently as they engage society's pressing issues.

Miracles: God's Presence and Power in Creation

Author: 
Luke Timothy Johnson
List Price: 
$40.00
Type: 
Hardcover

Miracles are not confined to the stories of Scripture; these signs of God's presence and power in creation are experienced throughout our daily existence. Yet cultural challenges and modernity's skepticism have marginalized belief in them as unreasonable and irrational, says Luke Timothy Johnson.

The New Testament: Poems

Author: 
Jericho Brown
List Price: 
$17.00
Type: 
Paperback

In The New Testament, Jericho Brown continues his tender examination of race, masculinity, and sexuality. These poems bear witness to survival in the face of brutality, while also elegizing two brothers haunted by shame, two lovers hounded by death, and an America wounded by war and numbered by religion. Brown summons myth, fable, and fairytale not to merely revise the Bible -- more so to write the kind of lyric poetry we find at the source of redemption -- for the profane and for the sacred.

Denial Is My Spiritual Practice (And Other Failures of Faith)

Author: 
Rachel G. Hackenberg & Martha Spong
List Price: 
$14.95
Type: 
Paperback

It's the sort of experience familiar to many: Somewhere between illness and divorce, abusive relationships and brushes with death, faith failed to provide answers . . . or we failed to live as though we believed faith held answers. But surely, it's different for clergy, the ones who preach and practice faith? But faith requires more, and authors Martha Spong and Rachel G.

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