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Religious Studies

Readings of the Vessantara Jataka

The Vessantara Jataka tells the story of Prince Vessantara, who attained the Perfection of Generosity by giving away his fortune, his children, and his wife. Vessantara was the penultimate rebirth as ..

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Redesigning Worship: Creating Powerful God Experiences

Planning a worship service is far more than just choosing songs and seasonal images. Helping people to genuinely worship God requires creating an experience through which people can enter into the pre..

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Religion for Atheists: A Non-Believer's Guide to the Uses of Religion

"What if religions are neither all true nor all nonsense? "Alain de Botton's bold and provocative book argues that we can benefit from the wisdom and power of religion--without having to believe in an..

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Religion in Minutes

Learn about the religions of the world - in minutes. What are the differences between Sunni and Shi'a, Catholic and Protestant, Buddhism and Confucianism? Who were Moses, Jesus and Muhammad, and what ..

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Religion of Tomorrow: A Vision for the Future of the Great Traditions-More Inclusive, More Comprehensive, More Complete

A provocative examination of how the great religious traditions can remain relevant in modern times by incorporating scientific truths learned about human nature over the last century. A single purpos..

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Religion: Vintage Minis

'Because 'God' is infinite, nobody can have the last word.' What is this thing, religion, which has supposedly been the cause of bloodshed and warring for centuries? What is 'God' and do we need ..

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Religions Book

This is an innovative and accessible guide to the world's religions. The Religions Book clearly explains the key concepts behind the earliest religious beliefs right up to the world's newest faiths, g..

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Replacement for Religion, A

Many of us find ourselves in the odd situation of not believing in religion - but nevertheless being interested in it, moved by it and sympathetic to some of its aims. We may enjoy religious art and a..

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Resting on the Future: Catholic Theology for an Unfinished Universe

Science has now demonstrated without a doubt that we live in an "unfinished universe." Discoveries in geology, biology, cosmology and other fields of scientific inquiry have shown that the cosmos has ..

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Revelation of Ares

Hailed as the 21st Century Bible! When will the second coming of Christ occur? It already has. Potay claims that in 1974 he was visited 40 times by Jesus -- not as an apparition, but in a physical enc..

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Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

Selected as a book of the year 2017 by The Times and Sunday Times What is it about Adam and Eve's story that fascinates us? What does it tell us about how our species lives, dies, works or has se..

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Rosminian Mission: Sowers for the Second Spring


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Sayings of the Buddha & Other Masters

Inspired by teachings of the Buddha, other Great Masters, teachers and writers, this book will help people connect to a spiritual path and find their divinity. Each page contains inspiring quotes, say..

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Sceptic'S Search for Meaning, A

Is there life after death? Does God exist? How do you explain miracles? In a career spanning fifty years and thousands of stories, legendary Australian journalist Mike Willesee dared to pos..

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Screwtape Letters: Letters from a Senior to a Junior Devil

On its first appearance, The Screwtape Letters was immediately recognized as a milestone in the history of popular theology. Now, in it's 70th Anniversary Year, and having sold over half a million cop..

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Screwtape Proposes a Toast

The only official sequel, penned by Lewis himself, to the ever-popular 'Screwtape Letters' - published alongside other short essays. One of the most popular books ever to come from the pen of C.S. Lew..

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Shape of Pneumatology: Studies in the Doctrine of the Holy Spirit

Addresses one of the most difficult aspects of the doctrine - the heterogeneity of the biblical and traditional material from which it is derived - and points to the areas where church must act to rec..

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Shape of Soteriology, The: Studies in the Doctrine of the Death of Christ
Short History of Myth


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Simple Path: The Bestselling Classic on How to Help Others and Find Peace

In A Simple Path, Saint Teresa, senior members of the Missionaries of Charity and volunteers at their homes around the world offer their advice and long experience of how we can practise a fuller love..

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Sins of the Father: The Long Shadow of a Religious Cult

The disturbing story of the ruthless exercise of power in a New Zealand religious cult. Charismatic, driven and self-righteous, Neville Cooper set up his own brand of Christian utopia on earth: a rec..

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Skeptic's Annotated Bible: The King James Version from a Skeptic's Point of View
Slipping the Moorings: A Memoir Weaving Faith with Justice, Ethics and Community

A memoir of 50 years of change in church and society as experienced by New Zealand priest and bishop, Richard Randerson CNZM. The book outlines Richard's role as change agent and public advocate on is..

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Splash of Words, The: Believing in poetry

Whether you love poetry or haven't read it since school, The Splash of Words will help you rediscover poetry's power to startle, challenge and reframe your vision. Like throwing a pebble into wa..

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St Paul: The Misunderstood Apostle

St Paul is known throughout the world as the first Christian writer, authoring fourteen of the twenty-seven books in the New Testament. But as Karen Armstrong demonstrates in St Paul: The Misunderstoo..

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St. Francis of Assisi: His Life, Teachings, and Practice (the Essential Wisdom Library)

An introduction to St. Francis's life and his most profound teachings of faith St. Francis of Assisi is one of the most venerated Christian figures, and his profound teachings, deep love of natu..

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Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God: Volume 1

The mystery of Almighty God is most properly an explication of the oneness of God, tying the faith of the church to the bedrock of Israel's confession of the lord of the covenant, the lord of our Lord..

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Talmud: A Selection


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The Luther Effect: Protestantism - 500 Years in the World
The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

Ignorance about Islam runs deep in the West - ignorance of its rites, its beliefs, and above all its prophet. Who was Mohammad, the founder of Islam, and the man Muslims believe was God's last prophet..

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The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross: A Study of the Nature and Origins of Christianity Within the Fertility Cults of the Ancient Near East

Where did God come from? What do the bible stories really tell us? Who or what was Jesus Christ? This book challenges everything we think we know about the nature of religion. - The ancient fertility ..

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The Shape of Christology


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Tibetan Book of Living and Dying: A Spiritual Classic from One of the Foremost Interpreters of Tibetan Buddhism to the West

Written by the Buddhist meditation master and popular international speaker Soygal Rinpoche, this highly acclaimed book clarifies the majestic vision of life and death that underlies the Tibetan Buddh..

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Triumph of Christianity: How a Forbidden Religion Swept the World

How did Christianity become the dominant religion in the West? In the early first century, a small group of peasants from the backwaters of the Roman Empire proclaimed that an executed enem..

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Trouble with God: Building the Republic of Heaven


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Universal Christ, The

Across the 30,000 or so varieties of Christianity, believers universally love Jesus. They have no trouble accepting his humanity and his divinity. Many express intimations of his close presence in the..

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Urantia Book: Revealing the Mysteries of God, the Universe, World History, Jesus, and Ourselves, The

This publication speaks to the people of our planet, Urantia, and offers an organized record of mankind's origin, history and destiny. It tells about Deity; the organization and administration of univ..

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Vanishing Grace: What Ever Happened to the Good News?

'Why does the church stir up such negative feelings?' This is a question that Philip Yancey has been asking all his life - for himself, as a pilgrim; for others, as a journalist. The question is more ..

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VSI Judaism

Norman Solomon's succinct book is an ideal introduction to Judaism as a religion and way of life. In addition to answering questions such as Who are Jews? and How did Judaism Develop?, this Very Short..

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VSI: Reformation The

The Reformation transformed Europe, and left an indelible mark on the modern world. It began as an argument about what Christians needed to do to be saved, but rapidly engulfed society in a series of ..

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Waiting for the Last Bus: Reflections on Life and Death

Now in his ninth decade, former Bishop of Edinburgh Richard Holloway has spent a lifetime at the bedsides of the dying, guiding countless men and women towards peaceful deaths. A positive and profound..

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What is the Bible?

The New York Times bestselling author Rob Bell, using his inspired and inquisitive approach, focuses on the most widely read book of all time. He provides surprising insights and answers about how the..

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What We Talk about when We Talk about Faith

Peter Stanford has been interviewing people of faith during his thirty-five years as a journalist at national papers including the Daily Telegraph, the Independent and The Guardian, as well as for the..

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When God Talks Back: Understanding the American Evangelical Relationship with God
Wide-Margin American Standard Version Old Testament: The Books of Moses

The American Standard Version is a classic text for digging into the depths of God's Word. The complete Bible, first published in 1901, has been used since that time to seek a full understanding of Sc..

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Women in the Bible


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Wounded Shepherd: Pope Francis and His Struggle to Convert the Catholic Church

This deeply contextual biography centers on the tensions generated by the pope's attempt to turn the Church away from power and tradition and outwards to engage humanity with God's mercy. Through batt..

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Zen: Tradition and Transition

Zen: Tradition and Transition brings together some of the foremost Zen masters and scholars to create a unique sourcebook for anyone interested in understanding this rich tradition, its history, and i..

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