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The Words of Her Mouth: Psalms for the Struggle

Author: 
Martha Spong, editor
List Price: 
$16.95
Type: 
Paperback

The Words of Her Mouth: Psalms for the Struggle listens to and wrestles with ancient poems through the lenses of modern women: Martha Spong, Mihee Kim-Kort, Beth Richardson, Alicia Crosby, Marilyn Pagán-Banks, Julia Seymour, Kentina Washington-Leapheart, Jennifer Garrison Brownell, Katie Mulligan, and Layton Williams. 

To Cast the First Stone: The Transmission of a Gospel Story

Author: 
Jennifer Knust & Tommy Wasserman
List Price: 
$45.00
Type: 
Hardcover

The story of the woman taken in adultery features a dramatic confrontation between Jesus and the Pharisees over whether the adulteress should be stoned as the law commands. In response, Jesus famously states, “Let him who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.” To Cast the First Stone traces the history of this provocative story from its first appearance to its enduring presence today.

How the Bible Actually Works

Author: 
Peter Enns
List Price: 
$15.99
Type: 
Paperback

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. 

Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others

Author: 
Barbara Brown Taylor
List Price: 
$16.99
Type: 
Paperback

The renowned and beloved New York Times bestselling author of An Altar in the World and Learning to Walk in the Dark recounts her moving discoveries of finding the sacred in unexpected places while teaching the world’s religions to undergraduates in rural Georgia, revealing how God delights in confounding our expectations.

Poetry and Theology in the Modernist Period

Author: 
Anthony Domestico
List Price: 
$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
Category: 
List Price: 
$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

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