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When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation

Author: 
Paula Fredriksen
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$27.50
Type: 
Hardcover

A compelling account of Christianity’s Jewish beginnings, from one of the world’s leading scholars of ancient religion

How did a group of charismatic, apocalyptic Jewish missionaries, working to prepare their world for the impending realization of God's promises to Israe

Poetry and Theology in the Modernist Period

Author: 
Anthony Domestico
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$29.95
Type: 
Hardcover

Following the religious turn in other disciplines, literary critics have emphasized how modernists like Woolf and Joyce were haunted by Christianity’s cultural traces despite their own lack of belief. In Poetry and Theology in the Modernist Period, Anthony Domestico takes a different tack, arguing that modern poets such as T. S. Eliot, W. H.

Why Religion?: A Personal Story

Author: 
Elaine Pagels
List Price: 
$27.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Why is religion still around in the twenty-first century? Why do so many still believe? And how do various traditions still shape the way people experience everything from sexuality to politics, whether they are religious or not? In Why Religion? Elaine Pagels looks to her own life to help address these questions.

The Dangers of Christian Practice: On Wayward Gifts, Characteristic Damage, and Sin

Author: 
Lauren F. Winner
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$28.00

Challenging the central place that “practices” have recently held in Christian theology, Lauren Winner explores the damages these practices have inflicted over the centuries

Sometimes, beloved and treasured Christian practices go horrifyingly wrong, extending violence ra

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

Author: 
Anne Robertson
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$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.

Courageous Faith: How to Rise and Resist in a Time of Fear

Author: 
Emily C. Heath
List Price: 
$20.00
Type: 
Paperback

For Christians, resistance is written right into our baptismal vows. Following Christ means resisting oppression and evil wherever we might find it. Doing that work requires us to first rise up, face our fears, and cultivate courage that can sustain us for the journey.

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