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From Judgment to Hope: A Study on the Prophets

Author: 
Walter Brueggemann
List Price: 
$14.00
Type: 
Paperback

While conservative interpreters might believe that prophets were predictors and progressives believe the prophets to be simply social advocates, Walter Brueggemann argues that the prophets were “emancipated imaginers of alternative.” Emancipated from the dominant thinking of their societies, the prophets imagined an alternative reality and invited listeners to join them in their commitment to that new reality.

CEB Study Bible with Apocrypha

Author: 
Joel B. Green, editor
List Price: 
$59.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Written by leading scholars, the CEB Study Bible helps readers understand the biblical texts within the larger historical and literary framework of the Bible through book introductions, thousands of notes, more than 300 articles, and full-color images throughout, revealing cultural contexts and exploring relevant background information—while always seeking to inspire.

Who Is My Neighbor?

Author: 
Amy-Jill Levine & Sandy Eisenberg Sasso
List Price: 
$17.00
Type: 
Hardcover

 

Blues and Yellows just don't mix, and that's how it's always been. No one remembers why. But then comes the day Midnight Blue takes a tumble along the road. His friends Navy and Powder Blue don't even stop to help! It's only when a Yellow comes along that everything changes--forever.

Wrestling with Rest: Inviting Youth to Discover the Gift of Sabbath

Author: 
Nathan Stuckey
List Price: 
$24.00
Type: 
Paperback

Busyness is a sickness of the soul that affects many today—and it is especially detrimental to young people, who are finding their identity shaped by ongoing resume-building, constant digital communication, and unceasing activity. The last thing they have time for is rest. But rest—Sabbath—is necessary for youth, not just because of who they are socially, emotionally, and physiologically, but because of who God has made them to be and wants them to be.

Haunted by Christ: Modern Writers and the Struggle for Faith

Author: 
Richard Harries
List Price: 
$27.00
Type: 
Hardcover

W. H. Auden, T. S. Eliot, William Golding, Elizabeth Jennings, C. S. Lewis, Flannery O'Connor, Stevie Smith, Barbara Pym, Marilynne Robinson, R. S. Thomas. . . These are among some of the great poets and novelists whose struggles with faith finds expression in their works, and whose works have helped countless readers to appreciate the different forms that faith can take in different times and places.

How the Bible Actually Works

Author: 
Peter Enns
List Price: 
$26.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Controversial evangelical Bible scholar, popular blogger and podcast host of The Bible for Normal People, and author of The Bible Tells Me So and The Sin of Certainty explains that the Bible is not an instruction manual or rule book but a powerful learning tool that nurtures our spiritual growth by refusing to provide us with easy answers but instead forces us to acquire wisdom. 

Political Theology of the Earth

Author: 
Catherine Keller
List Price: 
$26.83
Type: 
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.

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