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A Poetics of Jonah : Art in the Service of Ideology
Product Code: P175
ISBN: 9780865546141
Product Format: Paperback
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An Introduction to the Psychology of Religion
By author: Robert W. Crapps
Product Code: P021
ISBN: 9780865541955
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Developed in almost thirty years of classroom experience, this book is designed to introduce students and other readers to the psychological study of religion. Robert W. Crapps deals with the major questions and figures that have dominated the psychological study of religion over the past century, dividing the discussion into four parts. Two chapters in part one suggest the problems and possibilities for the psychological study of religion in light of the nature of religion and the scientific method. Part two sketches the contributions to the study of religion of three intellectual currents in contemporary psychology: psychoanalysis, behaviorism, and humanistic psychology. part three explores the relationship between religion and human development, while part four directs attention to religious lifestyles and that weave differentiated parts of human experience into a cohesive whole.

An Introduction to Wisdom Literature and the Psalms
Product Code: P194
ISBN: 9780865546523
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This book is a collection of essays that explore themes and background issues intended for the student of the Old Testament. The contributors are John D. W. Watts, Danny Mynatt, Joel Drinkard, Nancy deClaisse-Walford, William Bellinger, Jim Nogalski, Pierce Matheney, Tim Crawford, Tom Smothers, Gerald Keown, Carol Grizzard, James Crenshaw, Dennis Tucker, Wayne Ballard.

Ante Pacem: Archaeological Evidence of Church Life Before Constantine
By author: Graydon F. Snyder
Product Code: H661
ISBN: 9780865548954
Product Format: Hardback
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Scholars relying on literary evidence have little to say of daily life in the Christian church before the “peace” of Constantine halted the persecution of Christianity in the empire. “It is only in nonliterary data,” Graydon Snyder writes, “that one can catch a glimpse of what actually happened.”

Augustus H. Strong: And the Dilemma of Historical Consciousness
By author: Wacker
Product Code: P316
ISBN: 9780865549807
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In this study, Professor Wacker examines the life of Augustus Strong, one of the most influential church leaders in America, and explores his conviction that faith stands above history even though humans are “fragile creations of time and place.”

Broken Churches, Broken Nation: Denominational Schisms and the Coming of the Civil War
By author: Betty Ruth Goen
Product Code: P017
ISBN: 9780865541870
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In this first comprehensive treatment of the role of American churches in the processes that led to the Civil War, Goen suggests that the division of Presbyterian, Methodist, and Baptist churches along the lines of slavery foreshadowed and was a major cause of the imminent dissolution of the Union.

Celluloid Saints : Images of Sanctity in Film
By author: Theresa Sanders
Product Code: P217
ISBN: 9780865547759
Product Format: Paperback
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Celluloid Saints looks at fundamental issues in the lives of saints and explores them in ways that are complex and nuanced, yet accessible. Topics such as martyrdom, miracles, evangelism, asceticism, saints in the Holocaust, and saintly mental illness have found diverse treatments in film. This book examines that diversity and explains some of the reasons for it.

Christian Ethics
By author: R. E. O. White
Product Code: P118
ISBN: 9780865544734
Product Format: Paperback
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Previously available in two volumes R.E.O. White’s masterly survey of the Biblical roots and subsequent history of Christian Ethics is an ideal guide for students, clergy, and general readers.

Christianity: A Biblical, Historical, and Theological Guide for Students
Product Code: P412
ISBN: 9780881462043
Product Format: Paperback
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Price: $35.00
Christianity: A Biblical, Historical, and Theological Guide for Students is specifically designed to be used as a textbook for a course called “Introduction to Christianity.” The text is the product of more than a decade of classroom work and will provide students with a general introduction to the Christian religion, giving particular emphasis to the biblical, historical, and theological traditions within Christianity. In addition to its primary purpose as a textbook, this book will prove useful to anyone who may be interested in Christianity, from non-Christian inquirers to lay persons in weekly Sunday-school classes.

God of Mercy : Aelfric's Sermons And Theology
Product Code: P328
ISBN: 9780865549944
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God of Mercy introduces and contains seventeen classic Old English sermons by the tenth-century Benedictine monk, Ælfric, translated for the first time into Modern English. God of Mercy presents the theologically and spiritually attractive work of this important early monk. At the heart of this book is The Rule of St. Benedict, around which this tenth-century monk ordered his spiritual and earthly existence.

Ministry for Social Crisis: Theology and Praxis in the Black Church Tradition
Product Code: P103
ISBN: 9780865544291
Product Format: Paperback
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One Untimely Born : The Life And Ministry of the Apostle Paul
By author: Cate
Product Code: P329
ISBN: 9780865549951
Product Format: Paperback
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One Untimely Born traces the life and ministry of Paul. Written by a committed Christian scholar and pastor, the book tells a compelling story about this remarkable man who described himself in his rela-tionship to the Lord Jesus Christ as “one untimely born” (1 Cor 15:8). This book presents the story of Paul's life and work in clear, straightforward prose. It establishes a clear and compelling chronology for the major events of Paul's life and resolves some of the enduring controversies about this remarkable man.

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