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Biography: religious & spiritual books

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At Play in the Lions' Den A Biography and Memoir of Daniel Berrigan by Jim Forest At Play in the Lions' Den A Biography and Memoir of Daniel Berrigan

Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan (1921-2016), priest, poet, peacemaker, was one of the great religious voices of our time. Jim Forest, who worked with Berrigan in building the Catholic Peace Fellowship in the 1960s, draws on his deep friendship over five...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/11/2017

Blessed Life My Surprising Journey of Joy, Tears, and Tales from Harlem to Hollywood by Kim Fields Blessed Life My Surprising Journey of Joy, Tears, and Tales from Harlem to Hollywood

From Facts of Life to Living Single to Dancing with the Stars to wife and mom, here's the BLESSED LIFE of KIM FIELDS, veteran actress, TV personality, and star.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Stranger No More A Muslim Refugee's Story of Harrowing Escape, Miraculous Rescue, and the Quiet Call of Jesus by Annahita Parsan Stranger No More A Muslim Refugee's Story of Harrowing Escape, Miraculous Rescue, and the Quiet Call of Jesus


Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2017

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: 07/11/2017

Our God Loves Justice An Introduction to Helmut Gollwitzer by W. Travis McMaken Our God Loves Justice An Introduction to Helmut Gollwitzer

W. Travis McMaken is associate professor of religion and assistant dean of multidisciplinary humanities at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

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


Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Bishop Joseph Blount Cheshire by Lawrence London Bishop Joseph Blount Cheshire

Joseph Blount Cheshire, for nearly forty years Bishop of the Diocese of North Carolina, was known and loved throughout the state as a man of great personal charm, good sense, and the ability to get things done. In addition to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

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

In the Footsteps of Jesus: A Journey Through His Life by Jean-Pierre Isbouts In the Footsteps of Jesus: A Journey Through His Life

In this revised and updated biography of Jesus of Nazareth, best-selling author Jean-Pierre Isbouts examines the man behind the legend by marrying biblical accounts with archaeological and historical documentation in a compelling and comprehensive reference.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

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

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Jacques Derrida Host of Deconstruction by Senior Lecturer in French Studies Christopher (Monash University) Watkin Jacques Derrida Host of Deconstruction


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

Vindicating the Vixens Revisiting Sexualized, Vilified, and Marginalized Women of the Bible by Sandra Glahn Vindicating the Vixens Revisiting Sexualized, Vilified, and Marginalized Women of the Bible

Gain a greater understanding of gender in the Bible through the eyes of a diverse group of evangelical scholars who assert that Christians have missed the point of some scriptural stories by assuming the women in them were bad girls....
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/11/2017

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: 30/11/2017

Roland Allen A Theology of Mission by Steven Richard Rutt Roland Allen A Theology of Mission

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: 26/12/2017

Mary Sumner Motherhood, Mission and Education by Sue Anderson-Faithful Mary Sumner Motherhood, Mission and Education


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

Catherine of Siena by Andrea Vauchez Catherine of Siena

A historical and spiritual biography of Catherine of Siena.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/01/2018

The Jeweled Path by Karen Johnson The Jeweled Path


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

Philo of Alexandria An Intellectual Biography by Maren R. Niehoff Philo of Alexandria An Intellectual Biography

This first biography of Philo of Alexandria, one of antiquity's most prolific yet enigmatic authors, traces his intellectual development from Bible interpreter to diplomat in Rome
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/01/2018

Reclaiming Hope Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America by Michael R. Wear Reclaiming Hope Lessons Learned in the Obama White House About the Future of Faith in America

An inside account of living with faith in the Obama White House that is 'a lifeline for these times' (Ann Voskamp).
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/01/2018

Things That Make For Peace A Christian peacemaker in a world of war by Peter B. Price Things That Make For Peace A Christian peacemaker in a world of war

Drawing on the experiences and lessons of over forty years working in reconciliation, in Northern Ireland, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, Peter B. Price explores what it means to respond to the biblical call to `seek peace ......
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Keshab Bengal's Forgotten Prophet by John A. Stevens Keshab Bengal's Forgotten Prophet

A new biography of the Bengali philosopher and social reformer who sought to incorporate Christian theology within Hindu thought.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

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Martin Luther A Late Medieval Life by Volker Leppin Martin Luther A Late Medieval Life


Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Mrs. Oswald Chambers The Woman Behind the World's Bestselling Devotional by Michelle Ule Mrs. Oswald Chambers The Woman Behind the World's Bestselling Devotional


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/10/2017

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

Martin Luther and the Seven Sacraments A Contemporary Protestant Reappraisal by Brian C. Brewer Martin Luther and the Seven Sacraments A Contemporary Protestant Reappraisal


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

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

Paulos Mar Gregorios A Reader by K.M. George Paulos Mar Gregorios A Reader

K. M. George is a priest of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church in India and is currently director, Dr. Paulos Mar Gregorios Chair, Mahatma Gandi University, Kottayam as well as that of the Sopana Orthodox Academy, Kottayam, India.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Victor Dillard SJ, Spiritual Resister and Apostle to the STO Slave Laborers in Germany, Martyred at Dachau by Philippe Verrier Victor Dillard SJ, Spiritual Resister and Apostle to the STO Slave Laborers in Germany, Martyred at Dachau

Victor Dillard is chiefly remembered today for his valiant role as spiritual apostle among the slave laborers in Germany, sent there by the notorious STO (Service du Travail Obligatoire) law drafted by the Vichy government, which forced some 700,000 Frenchmen...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/09/2017

Thomas Aquinas Philosopher Theologian by K Scott Oliphint Thomas Aquinas Philosopher Theologian


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

Minute By Minute by Joanne Moody Minute By Minute

Looking at a decade's worth of chronic pain, a promise from God helped Joanne stand firm until He ultimately heals her.
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

Helen Prejean Death Row's Nun by Joyce Duriga, Robert Ellsberg Helen Prejean Death Row's Nun
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No person has worked more effectively toward the abolition of the death penalty in the United States than Helen Prejean, CSJ. Her best-selling book Dead Man Walking, and the hit Hollywood film adaptation in which she was played by Susan...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

Hurt Road The Music, the Memories, and the Miles Between by Mark (Engineering Geomorphologist York UK) Lee Hurt Road The Music, the Memories, and the Miles Between


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

The Awakening of HK Derryberry My Unlikely Friendship with the Boy Who Remembers Everything by Jim Bradford, Andy Hardin The Awakening of HK Derryberry My Unlikely Friendship with the Boy Who Remembers Everything
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The Awakening of HK Derryberry is the inspiring story of how one man was willing to step out of his upper middle-class world into the life of a young, disabled boy with a dismal future. Little did Jim Bradford know...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

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: 01/09/2017

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

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