Books in category Religion – History

  • Archaeology and the Old Testament

    Archaeology and the Old Testament
    James B. Pritchard

    Measured by the number of centuries which have been annexed to man's history in a relatively few years, progress has been truly phenomenal. This book deals with the recent advance and with those pioneers to the past who made it possible.

  • The Religious Traditions of Japan 500 1600

    The Religious Traditions of Japan 500-1600
    Richard Bowring

    The first English-language overview of the interaction of Buddhism and Shint┼Ź in Japanese culture.

  • The Lord s Dominion

    The Lord’s Dominion
    Neil Semple

    The Lord's Dominion describes the development of mainstream Canadian Methodism, from its earliest days to its incorporation into the United Church of Canada in 1925.

  • Still Jewish

    Still Jewish
    Keren R. McGinity

    Describes the lives of Jewish women who have married outside their religion and how they have maintained their Jewish identity, and discusses how interfaith relationships have been portrayed in the media.

  • Ana Hatlar─ yla T├ rk ┼ amanl─ ─ ─

    Ana Hatlar─▒yla T├╝rk ┼×amanl─▒─č─▒
    Fuzuli Bayat

    Prof. Dr. Fuzuli Bayat, T├╝rk ┼×amanl─▒─č─▒n─▒ sistemli bir incelemeye t├óbi tuttu─ču ve ┼×amanl─▒─č─▒n esas ├Â─čelerinin ortaya ├ž─▒kar─▒lmas─▒n─▒ sa─člad─▒─č─▒ bu eserinde T├╝rk ┼×amanl─▒─č─▒n─▒ bir b├╝t├╝n olarak ele alm─▒┼č; ┼×aman─▒n …

  • The Longest Journey

    The Longest Journey
    Eric Tagliacozzo

    A comprehensive history of the hajj from Southeast Asia from precolonial times to the present.

  • Should the Church Teach Tithing

    Should the Church Teach Tithing?
    Russell Kelly, Ph.D.

    This book leaves no question or objection about tithing unanswered. It is a "must read" for any serious Bible student.

  • Sacrifice and Community

    Sacrifice and Community
    Matthew Levering

    This book explores the character of the Eucharist as communion in and through sacrifice.

  • Baby and Child Heroes in Ancient Greece

    Baby and Child Heroes in Ancient Greece
    Corinne Ondine Pache

    She argues that the stories, songs, and sanctuaries honoring these heroes express parental fears and guilt about children's death."–BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

  • Christianity in the Twentieth Century

    Christianity in the Twentieth Century
    Brian Stanley

    Written by a leading scholar of world Christianity, the book traces how Christianity evolved from a religion defined by the culture and politics of Europe to the expanding polycentric and multicultural faith it is today–one whose growing …

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