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Biography: religious & spiritual books

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Warner Mifflin Unflinching Quaker Abolitionist by Gary B. Nash Warner Mifflin Unflinching Quaker Abolitionist

Writing in beautiful prose and marshalling fascinating evidence, Gary B. Nash constructs a convincing case that Warner Mifflin belongs in the Quaker antislavery pantheon with William Southeby, Benjamin Lay, John Woolman, and Anthony Benezet.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Last Word is Love Adventure, Medicine, War and God by Ruth Pfau Last Word is Love Adventure, Medicine, War and God

From Karachi to Islamabad, Dr. Pfau fights to heal leprosy, criss-crosses wild mountain ranges, operates in 100 degrees, and risks friendship where the world drops bombs.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

John Owen Trajectories in Reformed Orthodox Theology by Ryan M. McGraw John Owen Trajectories in Reformed Orthodox Theology

The common theme tying them together is that John Owen helps us better understand the development and interrelationship of theology, exegesis, and piety in Reformed orthodox theology.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/08/2017

Bishop Gwynne Deputy Chaplain-General to the British Armies on the Western Front During the First World War by Neville Benyon Bishop Gwynne Deputy Chaplain-General to the British Armies on the Western Front During the First World War

The celebrated General Sir Herbert Plumer once referred to BEF Deputy Chaplain General Llewellyn Henry Gwynne (1863-1957) as the man who did most to win the war. This new study of Gwynne's philosophy and work explores his formative years including...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/08/2017

In Search of a Prophet A Spiritual Journey with Kahlil Gibran by Paul Gordon Chandler In Search of a Prophet A Spiritual Journey with Kahlil Gibran

This book is a fascinating journey through the spiritual life of Kahlil Gibran, author of the bestselling book The Prophet. The book explores this beloved writer and artist, a mystic who sought to build bridges between east and west. Gibran's...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Biography of a Yogi Paramahansa Yogananda and the Origins of Modern Yoga by Anya P. (Lecturer in Religious Studies, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo) Foxen Biography of a Yogi Paramahansa Yogananda and the Origins of Modern Yoga
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With over four million copies in print, Parmahansa Yogananda's autobiography has been translated into thirty-three languages, and it still serves as a gateway into yoga and alternative spirituality for countless North American practitioners. This book examines Yogananda's life and work...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Artus DA (c)sirA (c) Priest and Pamphleteer of the Sixteenth Century by Frank S. Giese Artus DA (c)sirA (c) Priest and Pamphleteer of the Sixteenth Century

Artus Desire, whose career extended from 1545 to at least 1578, was the author of more than twenty theological treatises and anti-Protestant pamphlets. In this volume Frank S. Giese provides the first comprehensive study of Artus Desire and his work.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

The Old Portuguese Vida de Sam Bernardo Edited from AlcobaAa Manuscript CCXCI/200 by Lawrence A. Sharpe The Old Portuguese Vida de Sam Bernardo Edited from AlcobaAa Manuscript CCXCI/200

The life of the great Cistercian, St. Bernard, was translated into Portuguese from the first three books of Sancti Bernardi Vita Prima at Alcobaca. The surviving fifteenth-century manuscript constitutes an important example of the scholarship of that famous monastic centre.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Coming Soon

Daring to Hope Finding God's Goodness in the Broken and the Beautiful by Katie Davis Majors Daring to Hope Finding God's Goodness in the Broken and the Beautiful

Picking up where she left off in the best-selling book Kisses from Katie, Katie Davis Majors shares her ongoing experiences in Uganda as the adoptive mother to thirteen girls and describes how she's wrestled through the darkness of disappointment to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Martin Luther The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World by Eric Metaxas Martin Luther The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Martin Luther Catholic Dissident by Peter Stanford Martin Luther Catholic Dissident

A new appraisal of theological firebrand Martin Luther, on the 500th anniversary of the religious revolution he triggered - the Protestant Reformation.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Martin Luther The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World by Eric Metaxas Martin Luther The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Paul A Very Brief History by John M. G. Barclay Paul A Very Brief History

Concise historical introduction to St Paul and his continuing influence on the world and how we see it.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Roland Allen A Missionary Life by Steven Richard Rutt Roland Allen A Missionary Life

An analysis of the context and development of Roland Allen's missiology with a specific focus on what shaped his missionary ecclesiology.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/10/2017

Divine Remaking St Bonaventure and the Gospel of Luke by Douglas Dales Divine Remaking St Bonaventure and the Gospel of Luke

An introduction to the thought and writings of the Franciscan theologian St Bonaventure, through his insightful commentary on the Gospel of St Luke.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/10/2017

Martin Luther A Spiritual Biography by Herman J. Selderhuis Martin Luther A Spiritual Biography


Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

David The Divided Heart by David Wolpe David The Divided Heart

A reexamination of the biblical David, legendary warrior, poet, and king, by one of America's most respected rabbis Of all the figures in the Bible, David arguably stands out as the most perplexing and enigmatic. He was many things: a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

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Paul Hanly Furfey Priest, Scientist, Social Reformer by Nicholas K. Rademacher Paul Hanly Furfey Priest, Scientist, Social Reformer

Recounts and analyzes Paul Hanly Furfey's contribution to Catholic social thought and practice in the fields of sociology, social work, and higher education across the twentieth-century in his roles as priest, scholar, educator, and social reformer.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2017

Paul Hanly Furfey Priest, Scientist, Social Reformer by Nicholas K. Rademacher Paul Hanly Furfey Priest, Scientist, Social Reformer

Recounts and analyzes Paul Hanly Furfey's contribution to Catholic social thought and practice in the fields of sociology, social work, and higher education across the twentieth-century in his roles as priest, scholar, educator, and social reformer.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Grace in the Midst of Genocide by Julienne Munyaneza Grace in the Midst of Genocide


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

An Angel on my Shoulder by Alaraeba Stella Ikiriko An Angel on my Shoulder


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Divine Remaking St Bonaventure and the Gospel of Luke by Douglas Dales Divine Remaking St Bonaventure and the Gospel of Luke

An introduction to the thought and writings of the Franciscan theologian St Bonaventure, through his insightful commentary on the Gospel of St Luke.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

The Extraordinary Case of Sister Liguori by Maureen McKeown The Extraordinary Case of Sister Liguori

The remarkable but true story of a young Irish nun who flees her convent in Wagga Wagga, NSW, barefoot, in her nightgown, on a foggy winter's night in 1920, setting the scene for a religious storm unprecedented in Australia's history.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2017

The Life of My Teacher A Biography of Ling Rinpoche by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Gavin Kilty The Life of My Teacher A Biography of Ling Rinpoche
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Format: Hardback - Released: 13/06/2017

Chasing Grace: What The Quarter Mile Has Taught Me About God And Life by Sanya Richards-Ross Chasing Grace: What The Quarter Mile Has Taught Me About God And Life

Five-time Olympic medalist Sanya Richards-Ross shares triumphant and heartbreaking stories as she tells of her journey to becoming a world-class runner. Sanya helps readers learn how to run their best race and live their best life.
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/06/2017

Edmund Campion A Scholarly Life by Gerard Kilroy Edmund Campion A Scholarly Life

Edmund Campion: A Scholarly Life is the response, at long last, to Evelyn Waugh's call, in 1935, for a 'scholarly biography' to replace Richard Simpson's Edmund Campion (1867). Whereas early accounts of his life focused on the execution of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/06/2017

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