Featured Books »

Manger

Author: 
Lee Bennett Hopkins; Helen Cann
List Price: 
$17.00
Type: 
Hardcover

There is a legend that describes how, at midnight on Christmas Eve, all creatures are granted the power of speech for one hour. In this rich collection, Lee Bennett Hopkins and a dozen other poets imagine what responses they might offer.

Joseph and the Way of Forgiveness: A Biblical Tale Retold

Author: 
Stephen Mitchell
List Price: 
$21.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Stephen Mitchell’s gift is to breathe new life into ancient classics. In Joseph and the Way of Forgiveness, he offers us his riveting novelistic version of the Biblical tale in which Jacob’s favorite son is sold into slavery and eventually becomes viceroy of Egypt. Tolstoy called it the most beautiful story in the world.

Household Gods: The Religious Lives of the Adams Family

Author: 
Sara Georgini
Category: 
List Price: 
$34.95
Type: 
Hardcover

Reflecting on his past, President John Adams mused that it was religion that had shaped his family's fortunes and young America's future. For the nineteenth century's first family, the Adamses of Massachusetts, the history of how they lived religion was dynamic and well-documented. Christianity supplied the language that Abigail used to interpret husband John's political setbacks. Scripture armed their son John Quincy to act as father, statesman, and antislavery advocate.

A History of Early Christian Literature

Author: 
Justo Gonzalez
List Price: 
$40.00
Type: 
Paperback

Historical events have long been the standard lens through which scholars have sought to understand the theology of Christianity in late antiquity. The lives of significant theological figures, the rejection of individuals and movements as heretical, and the Trinitarian and christological controversies—the defining theological events of the early church—have long provided the framework with which to understand the development of early Christian belief.

Priorities - Leader's Guide (Exploring Justice: The Ten Commandments, Volume 1)

Author: 
Anne Robertson
List Price: 
$16.00
Type: 
Paperback

No other gods. No graven images. Don't take God's name in vain. Those are the commandments that focus this first volume of our series for small group study: Exploring Justice: The Ten Commandments. Do you think idols are merely statues from a false religion? Think again.

Christ in Crisis: Why We Need to Reclaim Jesus

Author: 
Jim Wallis
List Price: 
$25.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Writing in response to our current “constitutional crisis,” New York Times bestselling author and Christian activist Jim Wallis urges America to return to the tenets of Jesus once again as the means to save us from the polarizing bitterness and anger of our tribal nation.

Advent for Everyone, Matthew: A Daily Devotional

Author: 
N.T. Wright
List Price: 
$16.00
Type: 
Paperback

Advent for Everyone: Matthew provides readers with an inspirational guide through the Advent season, from the First Sunday of Advent through the Saturday after the Fourth Sunday of Advent. Popular biblical scholar and author N. T. Wright provides his own Scripture translation and brief reflection to guide readers through the season toward the wonder and joy of Christmas.

LITERACY

UNDERSTANDING

DIALOGUE

Massachusetts Bible Society Logo

Exploring the Bible Logo