LoveReading

Becoming a member of the LoveReading community is free.

No catches, no fine print just unadulterated book loving, with your favourite books saved to your own digital bookshelf.

New members get entered into our monthly draw to win £100 to spend in your local bookshop Plus lots lots more…

Find out more

Religion: general

See below for a selection of the latest books from Religion: general category. Presented with a red border are the Religion: general books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Religion: general books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Kierkegaard on Faith and the Self

Kierkegaard on Faith and the Self

Author: C. Stephen Evans Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Kierkegaard on Faith and the Self represents a rich collection of studies that allow Soren Kierkegaard to speak directly to the questions of contemporary readers. Evans analyzes Kierkegaard as a philosopher, his perspectives on faith, reason, and epistemology, ethics, and his view of the self. Evans makes a strong case that Kierkegaard has something crucial to say to the Christian church as a philosopher and something equally crucial to say to the philosophical world as a Christian believer.

An Introduction to Christian Environmentalism

An Introduction to Christian Environmentalism

Author: Kathryn D. Blanchard, Kevin J. O'Brien Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Christians share a common concern for the earth. Evangelicals emphasize creation care; mainline Protestants embrace the green movement; the Catholic Church lists 10 deadly environmental sins; and the Eastern Orthodox Patriarch has declared climate change an urgent issue of social and economic justice.This textbook examines seven contemporary environmental challenges through the lens of classical Christian virtues. Authors Kathryn Blanchard and Kevin O'Brien use these classical Christian virtues to seek a golden mean between extreme positions by pairing each virtue with a pernicious environmental problem. Students are thus led past political pitfalls and encouraged to care for other creatures prudently, to develop new energy sources courageously, to choose our food temperately, to manage toxic pollution justly, to respond to climate change faithfully, to consider humanity's future hopefully, and to engage lovingly in advocacy for God's earth. Readers will emerge from this text with a deeper understanding of contemporary environmental problems and the fundamentals of Christian virtue ethics.

The Primitive Institution

The Primitive Institution

Author: Lancelot Addison Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Ugo Bassis Sermon in the Hospital

Ugo Bassis Sermon in the Hospital

Author: Harriet E Baillie-Hamilton King, Ugo Bassi Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/12/2020

God and Country

God and Country

Author: Sheila Kennedy Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Americans increasingly think in terms of red and blue. God and Country examines the religious roots of these cultural divisions in American political life. But instead of pitting a people of faith against a secular humanist elite, God and Country helps Americans understand the religious differences that divide, appreciate the public agreements that allow us to live with religious differences, evaluate how existing democratic processes alleviate divisions, and identify ways Americans can agree to disagree.

Discovering Your Uniqueness

Discovering Your Uniqueness

Author: Sheila White Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Discovering Your Uniqueness

Discovering Your Uniqueness

Author: Sheila White Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Don't Let Sand Fool You

Don't Let Sand Fool You

Author: Ingrid Simmonds Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/12/2020

Routledge Handbook of Political Islam

Routledge Handbook of Political Islam

Author: Shahram Akbarzadeh Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/12/2020

This updated, second edition of the Handbook of Political Islam covers a range of political actors that use Islam to advance their cause. While they share the ultimate vision of establishing a political system governed by Islam, their tactics and methods can be very different. Capturing this diversity, this volume also sheds light on some of the less-known experiences from South East Asia to North Africa. Drawing on expertise from some of the top scholars in the world, the chapters examine the main issues surrounding political Islam across the world, including: Theoretical foundations of political Islam Historical background Geographical spread of Islamist movements Political strategies adopted by Islamist groups Terrorism Attitudes towards democracy Relations between Muslims and the West in the international sphere Challenges of integration Gender relations Capturing the geographical spread of Islamism and the many manifestations of this political phenomenon make this book a key resource for students and researchers interested in political Islam, Muslim affairs and the Middle East.

Devotional Drawings

Devotional Drawings

Author: Tracy Kocsis Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/12/2020