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The Axioms of Religion
By author: C. Douglas Weaver
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: P392
ISBN: 9780881461640
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Most observers consider E. Y. Mullins, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary from 1899 to 1928, to be the most influential Southern Baptist theologian and denominational leader of the twentieth century. His book, The Axioms of Religion (1908) is considered his most-creative and most-enduring work. The book was received as virtual orthodoxy by Baptists around the world. Complete with a critical introduction, this volume sets a new standard in Mullins study and in the study of Baptist history by restoring Mullins to his rightful place.

Selected Spiritual Writings of Anne Dutton : Eighteenth-Century, British-Baptist, Woman Theologian : Volume 6: Various Works
By author: JoAnn Ford Watson
Product Code: H789
ISBN: 9780881461541
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Volume 6 of Anne Dutton’s writings, Various Works, rounds out the available letters of this prolific correspondent and spiritual writer and theologian.

Game Day and God: Football, Faith and Politics in the American South
By author: Eric Bain-Selbo
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H790
ISBN: 9780881461558
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Game Day and God: Football, Faith, and Politics in the American South takes seriously the often-stated assertion that college football in the South is a religion. To this end, Eric Bain-Selbo draws upon a wide range of theoretical approaches in religious studies and cultural criticism. He also relies upon field research on several campuses in the Southeastern Conference where he interviewed fans and experienced “game day.”

The Life and Letters of Emily Chubbuck Judson: Volume 3; 1846–1847
Edited by: George H. Tooze
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H791
ISBN: 9780881461565
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Volume 3 of the six-volume compilation of the letters of a forgotten American writer covers the years 1846–1847.

Thy Will Be Done: A Biography of George W. Truett
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H792
ISBN: 9780881461572
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Born in 1867 just west of Hayesville, North Carolina, George W. Truett grew up to be one of the outstanding Baptist preachers of the twentieth century. Best known for his advocacy of religious liberty, Truett also helped found Baylor Hospital in Dallas. Less known about Truett was his understanding of stewardship.

International Kierkegaard Commentary Volume 23: The Moment and Late Writings
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H795
ISBN: 9780881461602
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On 18 December 1854 Kierkegaard began to publish a series of newspaper articles critical of the Danish state church. The essays in this IKC volume view these writings not only in the context of the theological, philosophical, and social events of that time but also the 2005-2006 Danish cartoon controversy.

Subjectivity and Religious Truth in the Philosophy of Søren Kierkegaard
By author: Merigala Gabriel
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: P398
ISBN: 9780881461701
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Merigala Gabriel’s main objective is to thoroughly examine subjective truth, which is the core concept in Kierkegaard’s philosophy. Here Gabriel contrasts subjective truth with objective truth in order to highlight the significance of subjective truth in its religious context and to bring out the inadequacy of objective truth.

The Holy Trinity of American Sports : Civil Religion in Football, Baseball, and Basketball
By author: Craig A. Forney
Product Code: P401
ISBN: 9780881461732
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The Holy Trinity of American Sports explores how football, baseball, and basketball interact to illustrate civil religion in the United States. Like the three branches of federal government, three games express the three dimensional worldview of the country, mindful of realities, ideals, and progress from real conditions to the ideal.

International Journal of Religion and Sport, Volume 1 2009
Product Code: P389
ISBN: 2151-0679-1
Product Format: Paperback
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Price: $30.00
The International Journal of Religion and Sport is a refereed print publication analyzing the interchanges between world religions, religious practice, spirituality, and global sport. The editors of the journal invite contributions that take seriously the study of religion and sport as well as scholarship investigating notions of sport as religious or spiritual practice. The journal seeks contributions using diverse methodological approaches to religion and sport from a variety of disciplines such as myth and ritual studies, historical studies, popular culture studies, and liturgical studies. The editors welcome original scholarship in English from international contributors in the form of essays, book reviews, and film reviews. The journal is published yearly by Mercer University Press and is sponsored by the Centre for the Study of Sport and Spirituality at York/St. John College of the University of Leeds.

The Life and Letters of Emily Chubbuck Judson: Volume 4, January 1848 – September 1851
Edited by: George H. Tooze
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H803
ISBN: 9780881461893
Product Format: Hardback
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Volume four of this incredible series begins with letters following the birth of Emily Frances Judson. These letters reflect correspondence between home, family, and friends; they also reflect the life within the missionary society in Burma with letters between the missionaries. The letters of 1849 show serious health issues for both Emily and Adoniram, the conclusion of Adoniram's life, and Emily's return to the United States.

William Owen Carver's Controversies in the Baptist South
By author: Dr. Mark Wilson
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H804
ISBN: 9780881462029
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William Owen Carver (1868–1954) was a denominational stalwart and longtime professor of Missions and Comparative Religion at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. For more than four decades he educated the denomination’s ministers and missionaries. Carver was considered one of the brightest minds in the growing denomination, a distinction evidenced by a seminary building, denominational library, and Baptist school of social work that continue to carry his name. He was a prolific writer, managing editor of the SBC academic journal Review & Expositor, and the first president of the Southern Baptist Historical Society.

Loving Beyond Your Theology: The Life and Ministry of Jimmy Raymond Allen
By author: Larry L. McSwain
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: H805
ISBN: 9780881462050
Product Format: Hardback
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Jimmy Allen served as the last “moderate” president of the Southern Baptist Convention concluding his second term in 1979, the first year of the emergence of a new “fundamentalist” leadership of the convention. His life parallels the movement of Baptists in the South from a folk people rooted in a predominantly rural ethos into an urban, increasingly educated, and diverse people.

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