Religion related eBooks
For 1,600 years its message lay hidden. When the bound papyrus pages of this lost gospel finally reached scholars who could unlock its meaning, they were astounded. Here was a gospel that had not been...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:30 May 2008 )
Jesus came preaching, but the church wound up preaching Jesus. Why does the church insist upon making Jesus the object of its attention rather than heeding his message? Esteemed Harvard minister Peter...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:30 May 2008 )
It was Pope Gregory who began the notion that Mary Magdalene was a fallen woman and the story stuck even after Vatican 2 in 1969. This is a pre-Da Vinci code take on the historical Mary Magdalene. The...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:30 May 2008 )
New York Times bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize winner Garry Wills interprets the four Gospels Garry Willss recent New York Times bestselling books What Jesus Meant and What Paul Meant were tour-...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:30 May 2008 )
The book describes a fascinating encounter between astrology and magic, exposing how Hermetic magic seeped into Jewish literature and Jewish philosophy. Following astral magic in its convoluted course...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:28 May 2008 )
Exploring the first-person narratives of three figures from the Christian, Jewish, and Islamic mystical traditions--St. Teresa of Avila, Rabbi Dov Baer, and Rzbihn Baql, Anthony J. Steinbock provid...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:28 May 2008 )
The concern of this work is with developing an alternative to standard categories in theology and philosophy, especially in terms of how they deal with nature. Avoiding the polemics of much contempora...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:28 May 2008 )
God and the Between explores the space between religion and philosophy, as the religious person cannot escape philosophical perplexity and the philosopher of religion by nature occupies this middle sp...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:28 May 2008 )
An immortal voice speaks on the greatest poetic theme in this English-language selection of the works of Rumi. Enriched by the lush calligraphic illustrations of Arabic artist Lassad Metoui, the poems...
( Category:Religion (East) Date:27 May 2008 )
The Blackwell Guide to Theology of Popular Culture is a timely examination of the rapidly expanding field of theology and popular culture. It shows how the theological analysis of popular culture is u...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:27 May 2008 )
The Blackwell Companion to Religious Ethics is a rich resource for understanding the moral teachings and practices of the world's religions. The volume is divided into three parts. The first section o...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:27 May 2008 )
This Companion, edited by one of the best known and most widely respected sociologists of religion, provides essential reading for sociologists and religion scholars. The Blackwell Companion to Sociol...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:27 May 2008 )
In this volume, a team of the world's leading theologians provides a powerful overview of modern theology. The volume begins with an outline of modern theology by the editor, including an analysis of ...
( Category:Religion (West) Date:27 May 2008 )
Blackwell Publishing | New edition (2005) | English | ISBN 1405127198 | 552 pages | PDF | 1.97 MB This Companion provides a definitive collection of essays on postmodern theology, drawing on the work ...
( Category:Religion related Date:27 May 2008 )
This collection of essays attempts to address the disparate historical and critical ways religion informs the literature and culture of nineteenth-century England, showing how a representative group o...
( Category:Religion related Date:26 May 2008 )