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Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World

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Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World

Eric Metaxas

Biography: religious & spiritual; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Advocate - Religion

Hardback

<div><strong>On All Hallow's Eve in 1517, a young monk named Martin Luther posted a document he hoped would spark an academic... [more]

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

Louise Milligan

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Child abuse; Criminal investigation & detection

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The Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Abuse has brought to light horrific stories. Questions about what... [more]

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If All the Seas Were Ink: A Memoir

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If All the Seas Were Ink: A Memoir

Ilana Kurshan

Biography; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs; Social & cultural history; Judaism: sacred texts; Jewish studies

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At the age of 27, alone in Jerusalem in the wake of a painful divorce, liana Kurshan joined the world's largest book club,... [more]

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The Making of Martin Luther

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The Making of Martin Luther

Richard Rex

Biography: religious & spiritual; European history; Religion & beliefs; Protestantism & Protestant Churches

Hardback

The description for this book, The Making of Martin Luther, will be forthcoming. [more]

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Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father

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Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father

Thomas S. Kidd

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: religious & spiritual; Calvinist, Reformed & Presbyterian Churches; Political leaders & leadership

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A major new biography, illuminating the great mystery of Benjamin Franklin's faith [more]

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

Pope John Paul, II

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Diaries, letters & journals; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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The spiritual diaries of Pope St John Paul II - published for the first time ever in English. The most intimate insight into... [more]

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The Tempest-Tossed Church: Being a Catholic Today

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The Tempest-Tossed Church: Being a Catholic Today

Gerard Windsor

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

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Windsor entertains and stimulates with anecdote, history, forays into art and literature, and the occasional bit of gossip.... [more]

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The Name of God is Mercy

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The Name of God is Mercy

Pope Francis

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Religious ethics; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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The Name of God is Mercy, Pope Francis' exploration on the universal theme of mercy, is a spiritual inspiration to both followers... [more]

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The Faith of William Shakespeare

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The Faith of William Shakespeare

Graham Holderness

Biography: religious & spiritual; Christianity

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Graham Holderness examines the evidence for Shakespeare's beliefs both from his life and key works. [more]

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Martin Luther: Catholic Dissident

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Martin Luther: Catholic Dissident

Peter Stanford

Biography: religious & spiritual; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Hardback

A new appraisal of theological firebrand Martin Luther, on the 500th anniversary of the religious revolution he triggered... [more]

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Dreams of a Refugee: From the Middle East to Mount Everest

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Dreams of a Refugee: From the Middle East to Mount Everest

Mostafa Salameh

Biography; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Islam; Climbing & mountaineering

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The remarkable story of Mostafa Salameh, son of Palestinian refugees, mountaineer, and advocate of progressive Islam. [more]

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Light Come Shining: The Transformations of Bob Dylan

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Light Come Shining: The Transformations of Bob Dylan

Andrew McCarron (Instructor, Language and Thinking Program, Bard College, Teacher, Trinity School)

Music; Rock & Pop music; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: religious & spiritual; Social, group or collective psychology

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Bob Dylan's frequent changes have led to a dizzying accumulation of masks. In this psychobiography, Andrew McCarron looks... [more]

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Augustine: Conversions and Confessions

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Augustine: Conversions and Confessions

Robin Lane Fox

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Church history

Paperback

Augustine is the person from the ancient world about whom we know most. He is the author of an intimate masterpiece, the Confessions,... [more]

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Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love

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Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love

Brad Gooch

Biography; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; Sufism & Islamic mysticism

Hardback

The acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Smash Cut, Flannery, and City Poet delivers the first popular biography... [more]

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Moses: A Human Life

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Moses: A Human Life

Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Judaism

Hardback

An unprecedented portrait of Moses's inner world and perplexing character, by a distinguished biblical scholar [more]

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At Home In The World: Stories and Essential Teachings From A Monk's Life

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At Home In The World: Stories and Essential Teachings From A Monk's Life...

Thich Nhat Hanh

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Zen Buddhism

Paperback

This collection of autobiographical and teaching stories from peace activist and Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh is thought provoking... [more]

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Last Testament: In His Own Words

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Last Testament: In His Own Words

Benedict XVI, Peter Seewald

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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In this most touching and revealing book - the nearest Benedict will ever get to writing an autobiography - the author speaks... [more]

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Martin Luther: Visionary Reformer

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Martin Luther: Visionary Reformer

Professor Scott H. Hendrix

Biography: religious & spiritual; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Religion & beliefs; Protestantism & Protestant Churches

Paperback

A fresh account of the life of Martin Luther [more]

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Expect Great Things: The Life and Search of Henry David Thoreau

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Expect Great Things: The Life and Search of Henry David Thoreau

Kevin Dann

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual

Hardback

To coincide with the bicentennial of Thoreau's birth in 2017, this thrilling, meticulous biography by naturalist and historian... [more]

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St Paul: The Misunderstood Apostle

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St Paul: The Misunderstood Apostle

Karen Armstrong

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; The Early Church; Christian theology

Paperback

A fascinating account of the life of St Paul, by the world's foremost religious historian.'Karen Armstrong is a genius' A.... [more]

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Buddha: Pocket GIANTS

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Buddha: Pocket GIANTS

Tony Morris

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Buddhism

Paperback

I also believe that the very purpose of life is to experience this happiness.' The Dalai LamaTony Morris is Chair of the Bleddfa... [more]

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Pilgrimage

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Pilgrimage

Mark Shriver

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

A down-to-earth and deeply intimate portrait of Pope Francis and his faith, based on interviews with the men and women who... [more]

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Mannix

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Mannix

Brenda Niall

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Mannix is not only an astonishing new look at a remarkable life, but a fascinating depiction of Melbourne in the first half... [more]

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John Knox

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John Knox

Jane Dawson

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Calvinist, Reformed & Presbyterian Churches

Paperback

Jane Dawson has written the definitive life of John Knox, a leader of the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Scotland.... [more]

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 Ruthless: Scientology, My Son David Miscavige, and Me

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Ruthless: Scientology, My Son David Miscavige, and Me

Ron Miscavige

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects

Paperback

The only book to examine the origins of Scientology's current leader, RUTHLESS tells the revealing story of David Miscavige's... [more]

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