Books in category Religion – History

  • Be Sober and Reasonable

    Be Sober and Reasonable
    Michael Heyd

    This book analyses the theological, medical and scientific critique of enthusiasm claims to direct divine inspiration in early modern Europe, and the contribution of that critique to a more secular culture on the eve of the Enlightenment.

  • A Biblical Case for an Old Earth

    A Biblical Case for an Old Earth
    David Snoke

    "–Michael J. Behe, author, Darwin's Black Box "A marvelous book! Dr. Snoke gives us a powerful biblical warrant for an old earth, the best I've ever seen. You need to read this book, whether you're already convinced or not.

  • Jews God and History

    Jews, God, and History
    Max I. Dimont

    From ancient Palestine through Europe and Asia, to America and modern Israel, Max I. Dimont shows how the saga of the Jews is interwoven with the story of virtually every nation on earth.

  • Religion in Museums

    Religion in Museums
    Gretchen Buggeln, Crispin Paine, S. Brent Plate

    Bringing together scholars and practitioners from North America, Europe, Russia, and Australia, this pioneering volume provides a global survey of how museums address religion and charts a course for future research and interpretation.

  • 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 in Japanese culture."

  • The Longest Journey

    The Longest Journey
    Eric Tagliacozzo

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

  • The New Prophecy and New Visions

    The New Prophecy and “New Visions”
    Rex D. Butler

    In this book, Rex D. Butler examines the Passion for evidence of Montanism and proposes that its three authors–Perpetua, Saturus, and the unnamed editor–were Montanists.

  • 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.

  • The Faiths of the Founding Fathers

    The Faiths of the Founding Fathers
    David L. Holmes

    But how true is this claim? In this compact book, David L. Holmes offers a clear, concise and illuminating look at the spiritual beliefs of our founding fathers.

  • 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

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