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All Things Made New: Writings on the Reformation

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All Things Made New: Writings on the Reformation

Diarmaid MacCulloch

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion; Church history

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The reformation which engulfed England and Europe in the sixteenth century was one of the most highly-charged, bloody and... [more]

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Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics: Deadly Clerics: Blocked Ambition and the Paths to Jihad

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Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics: Deadly Clerics: Blocked Ambition...

Richard A. Nielsen

Religion & beliefs; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islam; Comparative politics; Religious & theocratic ideologies

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Deadly Clerics explains why some Muslim clerics adopt the ideology of militant jihadism while most do not. The book explores... [more]

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Crusade and Jihad: The Thousand-Year War Between the Muslim World and the Global North

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Crusade and Jihad: The Thousand-Year War Between the Muslim World and the...

William R. Polk

History; General & world history; History of religion; Islam

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What really happened in the centuries of conflict between Europe, Russia, China, America, and the peoples of the Muslim world... [more]

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The Republic of Arabic Letters: Islam and the European Enlightenment

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The Republic of Arabic Letters: Islam and the European Enlightenment

Alexander Bevilacqua

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Islam; The Koran

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Alexander Bevilacqua shows that the Enlightenment effort to learn about Islam and its religious and intellectual traditions... [more]

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The Final Retreat

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The Final Retreat

Stephen Hough

Memoirs; Fiction & Literature; Christianity

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At the heart of The Final Retreat lies the question of how far the idea of a priest as a 'wounded healer' can be stretched.... [more]

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Science and Spiritual Practices: Reconnecting through direct experience

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Science and Spiritual Practices: Reconnecting through direct experience...

Rupert Sheldrake

Religion & science; Spirituality & religious experience; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science

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By the author of The Science Delusion a detailed account of how science can authenticate spirituality [more]

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The Intelligence of the Cosmos: Why Are We Here? New Answers from the Frontiers of Science

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The Intelligence of the Cosmos: Why Are We Here? New Answers from the Frontiers...

Ervin Laszlo

Popular philosophy; Spirituality & religious experience; Cosmology & the universe

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From the cutting edge of science and living spirituality: a guide to understanding our identity and purpose in the world [more]

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Anglicans and Catholics in Dialogue on the Papacy: A Gift for All Christians

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Anglicans and Catholics in Dialogue on the Papacy: A Gift for All Christians...

Russel T. Murray

Religion & beliefs

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Examines the implications of the consensus reached by the Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission (ARCIC) on universal... [more]

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Jesus and the Woman,  Revealing God's Mercy

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Jesus and the Woman, Revealing God's Mercy

Jose Tolentino Mendonca

Religion & beliefs; Christian spirituality & religious experience

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Delves into the story in Luke 7:3650, about the sinful woman who goes into the hostile environment of a Pharisee's home to... [more]

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First Templar Nation: How Eleven Knights Created a New Country and a Refuge for the Grail

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First Templar Nation: How Eleven Knights Created a New Country and a Refuge...

Freddy Silva

European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Church history; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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Overturns the long-established historical narrative about the origins and purpose of the Knights Templar [more]

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Mimetic Theory and World Religions

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Mimetic Theory and World Religions

Wolfgang Palaver, Richard Schenk

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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Those who anticipated the demise of religion and the advent of a peaceful, secularized global village have seen the last two... [more]

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GNB Gnt Ministry Edition Black Letter Burgundy

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GNB Gnt Ministry Edition Black Letter Burgundy

Religion & beliefs; New Testaments

Hardback

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What Did Jesus Look Like?

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What Did Jesus Look Like?

Joan E. Taylor (King's College London, UK)

Religious subjects depicted in art; Religion & beliefs; The historical Jesus

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Jesus Christ is arguably the most famous man who ever lived. His image adorns countless churches, icons, and paintings. He... [more]

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Learning to Read Talmud: What It Looks Like and How It Happens

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Learning to Read Talmud: What It Looks Like and How It Happens

Jane L. Kanarek, Marjorie Lehman

Religion & beliefs; Jewish studies

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The first book-length study of how teachers teach and how students learn to read Talmud. Through a series of studies conducted... [more]

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Asian Journals

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Asian Journals

Joseph Campbell

Regional & national history; Religion & beliefs

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A tour of the Far East, narrated by the world's preeminent mythologist [more]

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The Greek Myths: The Complete and Definitive Edition

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The Greek Myths: The Complete and Definitive Edition

Robert Graves

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Features the labours of Hercules, the voyage of the Argonauts, Theseus and the minotaur, Midas and his golden touch, the Trojan... [more]

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A Simplified Life: Tactical Tools for Intentional Living

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A Simplified Life: Tactical Tools for Intentional Living

Emily Ley

Christian aspects of sexuality, gender & relationships; Gender studies: women; Psychology; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

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Do you long for a way to simplify the demands on your time, energy, and resources? Do the needs of others and the tasks before... [more]

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Nostradamus: A Healer of Souls in the Renaissance

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Nostradamus: A Healer of Souls in the Renaissance

Denis Crouzet

European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Occult studies; History of science

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One of the most enigmatic figures in history, Nostradamus - apothecary, astrologer and soothsayer - is a continual source... [more]

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Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea

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Salafi-Jihadism: The History of an Idea

Shiraz Maher

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Religious & theocratic ideologies; Terrorism, armed struggle

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Shiraz Maher charts the intellectual underpinnings of salafi-jihadism from its origins in the mountains of the Hindu Kush... [more]

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The Ninety-Five Theses and Other Writings

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The Ninety-Five Theses and Other Writings

Martin Luther

Christian life & practice

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This volume contains selections from Martin Luther's most evocative and provocative writings, freshly translated, for the... [more]

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Islamism: A History of Political Islam from the Fall of the Ottoman Empire to the Rise of ISIS

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Islamism: A History of Political Islam from the Fall of the Ottoman Empire...

Tarek Osman

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islam

Paperback

An incisive analysis of Islamist movements in the Middle East A political, social, and cultural battle is currently raging... [more]

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Afterlives: The Return of the Dead in the Middle Ages

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Afterlives: The Return of the Dead in the Middle Ages

Nancy Mandeville Caciola

History; Medieval history; Social & cultural history; History of religion; Sociology: death & dying

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In Afterlives, Nancy Mandeville Caciola explores this extraordinary phenomenon of the living's relation-ship with the dead... [more]

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What Is Islam?: The Importance of Being Islamic

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What Is Islam?: The Importance of Being Islamic

Shahab Ahmed

Religion & beliefs; Islam

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What is Islam? How do we grasp a human and historical phenomenon characterized by such variety and contradiction? What is... [more]

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Law and Christianity: Christianity and Family Law: An Introduction

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Law and Christianity: Christianity and Family Law: An Introduction

John Witte, Jr., Gary S. Hauk

Religion & beliefs; Christianity; Family law

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Analyzing Christian influences on Western family law over the past two millennia, this volume explores marriage and divorce,... [more]

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The People and the Books: 18 Classics of Jewish Literature

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The People and the Books: 18 Classics of Jewish Literature

Adam Kirsch

Literary studies: general; Religion & beliefs; Judaism; Jewish studies

Paperback

An accessible introduction to the classics of Jewish literature, from the Bible to modern times, by one of America's finest... [more]

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