Books in category Religion – Reference

  • Speech and Theology

    Speech and Theology
    James K.A. Smith

    Speech and Theology posits that the paradigm for the encounter between the material and the divine, or the immanent and transcendent, is found in the Incarnation: God's voluntary self-immersion in the human world as an expression of His …

  • Gender and Material Culture

    Gender and Material Culture
    Roberta Gilchrist

    Gender and Material Culture is the first complete study in the archaeology of gender, exploring the differences between the religious life of men and women.

  • Conseguenze psicopatologiche a lungo e a breve termine degli abusi sui minori

    Conseguenze psicopatologiche a lungo e a breve termine degli abusi sui minori
    James Fantauzzi

    In questo volume, lo psicologo James Fantauzzi analizza la letteratura scientifica nazionale e internazione su un tema molto delicato: quello delle conseguenze a breve e a lungo termine delle violenze fisiche, sessuali, psicologiche e delle …

  • The Nag Hammadi Scriptures

    The Nag Hammadi Scriptures
    Marvin W. Meyer, James M. Robinson

    This volume also features introductory essays and extensive notes to help readers understand the context and significance of these texts that have revolutionized the study of early Christianity and ancient religious thought.

  • The Amish

    The Amish
    Donald B. Kraybill, Karen M. Johnson-Weiner, Steven M. Nolt

    Draws on archival material, oral histories, and direct observations to provide an account of Amish life that explores the diversity within the community and its transformation and geographic expansion.

  • Black Magic

    Black Magic
    Yvonne Patricia Chireau

    This work looks at the origins, meaning and uses of Conjure – the African American tradition of healing and harming that evolved from African, European and American elements – from the slavery period to well into the 20th century.

  • Encyclopedia of Protestantism

    Encyclopedia of Protestantism
    Hans J. Hillerbrand

    The Encyclopedia of Protestantism is the definitive reference to the history and beliefs that continue to exert a profound influence on Western thought.

  • The T D Jakes Relationship Bible

    The T.D. Jakes Relationship Bible
    T.D. Jakes

    From Genesis to Revelation, it is clear that the Holy Bible is, in the words of Bishop T.D. Jakes, “The Greatest Love Story Ever Told.” It is not a book about religion, but relationships—from the creation of a man and a woman and …

  • Paul s Gift from Philippi

    Paul’s Gift from Philippi
    G. W. Peterman

    The first study of Paul's response to the gift of the Philippians in the context of Greek and Roman practices of gift exchange.

  • Primary Source Readings in World Religions

    Primary Source Readings in World Religions
    Jeffrey Brodd

    In doing this we can respond to the invitation Pope Benedict XVI extended to all of us when he said, "I encourage all religious groups in America to persevere in their collaboration and thus enrich public life with the spiritual values that …

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