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Religion & beliefs books

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Recently Published

Holy Rascals Advice for Spiritual Revolutionaries by Rabbi Rami Shapiro Holy Rascals Advice for Spiritual Revolutionaries


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2017

Science and Philosophy in the Indian Buddhist Classics The Science of the Material World by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Thupten Jinpa Science and Philosophy in the Indian Buddhist Classics The Science of the Material World
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Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Introduction to the Prophets Their Stories, Sayings, and Scrolls by Thomas L. Leclerc Introduction to the Prophets Their Stories, Sayings, and Scrolls

Now in a second edition, this volume introduces college students and adult learners to biblical stories about the prophets as well as the theology and teachings of each of the prophetic books in the Bible. There are discussion questions at...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

Bear Awareness Questions and Answers on Taming Your Wild Mind by Ajahn Brahm Bear Awareness Questions and Answers on Taming Your Wild Mind


Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2017

Stereotyping Religion Critiquing Cliches by Brad (McDaniel College, USA) Stoddard Stereotyping Religion Critiquing Cliches
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Our culture is full of popular stereotypes about religion, both positive and negative. Many people uncritically assume that religion is intrinsically violent, or that religion makes people moral, or that it is simply bullshit . This concise volume tackles 10...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2017

Stereotyping Religion Critiquing Cliches by Brad (McDaniel College, USA) Stoddard Stereotyping Religion Critiquing Cliches
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Our culture is full of popular stereotypes about religion, both positive and negative. Many people uncritically assume that religion is intrinsically violent, or that religion makes people moral, or that it is simply bullshit . This concise volume tackles 10...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/11/2017

Leopard Warrior A Journey into the African Teachings of Ancestry, Instinct, and Dreams by John Lockley Leopard Warrior A Journey into the African Teachings of Ancestry, Instinct, and Dreams


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Way of the Leopard Meditations and Shamanic Practices from the Heart of Africa by John Lockley Way of the Leopard Meditations and Shamanic Practices from the Heart of Africa


Format: CD-Audio - Released: 01/11/2017

Studies in Medieval Islamic Intellectual Traditions by Hassan (Princeton University New Jersey) Ansari Studies in Medieval Islamic Intellectual Traditions

Focuses on aspects of Islamic thought in Iran and Yemen, and other regions of the Middle East, from the ninth to the fifteenth century CE, through a close study of manuscript materials. Chapters are arranged under five rubrics: Mu'tazilism, Zaydism...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

A Gathering of Brilliant Moons Practice Advice from the Rime Masters of Tibet by Holly Gayley, Joshua Schapiro A Gathering of Brilliant Moons Practice Advice from the Rime Masters of Tibet
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Format: Paperback - Released: 31/10/2017

Awakening Together The Spiritual Practice of Inclusivity and Community by Larry Yang, Jan Willis Awakening Together The Spiritual Practice of Inclusivity and Community
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Format: Paperback - Released: 24/10/2017

Wonder Beyond Belief On Christianity by Navid Kermani Wonder Beyond Belief On Christianity

What happens when one of Germany s most important writers, himself a Muslim, immerses himself in the world of Christian art? In this book, Navid Kermani is awestruck by a religion full of sacrifice and lamentation, love and wonder, the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/10/2017

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Unsubscribe Opt Out of Delusion, Tune in to Truth by Josh Korda, Noah Levine Unsubscribe Opt Out of Delusion, Tune in to Truth
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Format: Paperback - Released: 21/11/2017

Religious Faith of the Chinese by Xinping Zhuo Religious Faith of the Chinese

This book comprehensively examines religious faith in China from the perspective of cultural philosophy and cultural history.
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2017

Journey to Mindfulness The Autobiography of Bhante G. by Bhante Gunaratana, Jeanne Malmgren Journey to Mindfulness The Autobiography of Bhante G.
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Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

Spiritual Citizenship Transnational Pathways from Black Power to Ifa in Trinidad by N. Fadeke Castor Spiritual Citizenship Transnational Pathways from Black Power to Ifa in Trinidad

Fadeke Castor explores the roles African religious practice play in the formation of social and political identities play in post-independence Trinidad and Tobago, showing how Ifa/Orisha practitioners build and perceive a sense of diasporic belonging that leads them to work...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Spiritual Citizenship Transnational Pathways from Black Power to Ifa in Trinidad by N. Fadeke Castor Spiritual Citizenship Transnational Pathways from Black Power to Ifa in Trinidad

Fadeke Castor explores the roles African religious practice play in the formation of social and political identities play in post-independence Trinidad and Tobago, showing how Ifa/Orisha practitioners build and perceive a sense of diasporic belonging that leads them to work...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2017

The Mindfulness in Plain English Collection by Bhante Gunaratana The Mindfulness in Plain English Collection


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Faith and Language Practices in Digital Spaces by Andrey Rosowsky Faith and Language Practices in Digital Spaces

This volume shares the results of research conducted within and across the complex nexus of language, religion and the internet. It identifies the dynamic and mobile ways religious practice and language interact online to modify, confirm, transform and consolidate linguistic...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

The Oxford Handbook of the Bible in America by Paul C. (Indiana University) Gutjahr The Oxford Handbook of the Bible in America

This Handbook brings together a number of established scholars, as well as younger scholars on the rise, to provide a scholarly overview-rich with bibliographic resources-to those interested in the Bible's role in American cultural formation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Divine Stories Divyavadana by Andy Rotman Divine Stories Divyavadana


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/12/2017

Living With The Gods The BBC Radio 4 series by Neil MacGregor Living With The Gods The BBC Radio 4 series


Format: CD-Audio - Released: 07/12/2017

Religion, Language, and the Human Mind by Paul (Professor Emeritus, Lancaster University) Chilton Religion, Language, and the Human Mind
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Religion is a multi-faceted and complex human phenomenon, combining many different mental and social characteristics. Among these, language plays a crucial though often neglected role. This volume brings together groundbreaking work from linguistics, cognitive science and neuroscience, as well as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

The Divine Mind Exploring the Psychological History of God's Inner Journey by Michael Gellert The Divine Mind Exploring the Psychological History of God's Inner Journey


Format: Hardback - Released: 02/01/2018

WJEC/Eduqas Religious Studies for A Level Year 2/A2: Philosophy of Religion and Religion & Ethics by Peter Cole, Richard Gray, Mark Lambe, Karl Lawson WJEC/Eduqas Religious Studies for A Level Year 2/A2: Philosophy of Religion and Religion & Ethics
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Written by experienced authors and examiners and building on the hugely successful and popular Yr1 & AS title, this new Religious Studies textbook is the perfect follow-on resource for comprehensive coverage of the skills and knowledge required for the related...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/01/2018

Impossible Truths Amazing Evidence of Extraterrestrial Contact by Erich von Daniken Impossible Truths Amazing Evidence of Extraterrestrial Contact

A highly readable introduction to Erich von Daniken's astounding theories about alien contact with the Earth from earliest times, updated with new evidence from his research into formerly inaccessible sites.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/01/2018

Possessed by the Virgin Hinduism, Roman Catholicism, and Marian Possession in South India by Kristin C. (Associate Professor of Religion, Carleton College) Bloomer Possessed by the Virgin Hinduism, Roman Catholicism, and Marian Possession in South India
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Possessed by the Virgin is an ethnographic account of three Roman Catholic women in Tamil Nadu, south India who claim to be possessed by Mary, the mother of Jesus. The author follows the lives of these women over many years,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Sexuality in Classical South Asian Buddhism by Jose Ignacio Cabezon Sexuality in Classical South Asian Buddhism


Format: Paperback - Released: 10/10/2017

Unbinding The Grace Beyond Self by Kathleen Dowling Singh Unbinding The Grace Beyond Self


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Paul VI The First Modern Pope by Peter Hebblethwaite Paul VI The First Modern Pope

A thoughtful, highly acclaimed biography of Giovanni Battista Montini, Paul VI, which sheds light on and powerfully underscores the personal and ecclesial sides of a man who brought modernity to the church.
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/10/2017

Understanding the Pentateuch as a Scripture by James W. Watts Understanding the Pentateuch as a Scripture

A cutting-edge scholarly review of how the Pentateuch functions as a scripture, and how it came to be ritualized in this way.
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/10/2017

Understanding the Pentateuch as a Scripture by James W. Watts Understanding the Pentateuch as a Scripture

A cutting-edge scholarly review of how the Pentateuch functions as a scripture, and how it came to be ritualized in this way.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Religion vs. Science What Religious People Really Think by Elaine Howard Ecklund, Christopher P. Scheitle Religion vs. Science What Religious People Really Think
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Ecklund and Scheitle debunk a variety of myths concerning religious Americans' views on science, while also highlighting how questions of God's role in the world and humanity's sacredness create real but more nuanced tensions between science and faith. The result...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

The Urban Church Imagined Religion, Race, and Authenticity in the City by Jessica M. Barron, Rhys H. Williams The Urban Church Imagined Religion, Race, and Authenticity in the City
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Explores the role of race and consumer culture in attracting urban congregants to an evangelical church The Urban Church Imagined illuminates the dynamics surrounding white urban evangelical congregations' approaches to organizational vitality and diversifying membership. Many evangelical churches are moving...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

Meister Eckhart's Book of the Heart Meditations for the Restless Soul by Jon M. (Jon M. Sweeney) Sweeney, Mark S. (Mark S. Burrows) Burrows Meister Eckhart's Book of the Heart Meditations for the Restless Soul
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

The Urban Church Imagined Religion, Race, and Authenticity in the City by Jessica M. Barron, Rhys H. Williams The Urban Church Imagined Religion, Race, and Authenticity in the City
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Explores the role of race and consumer culture in attracting urban congregants to an evangelical church The Urban Church Imagined illuminates the dynamics surrounding white urban evangelical congregations' approaches to organizational vitality and diversifying membership. Many evangelical churches are moving...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

AQA A-level Religious Studies Year 2 by John Frye, Mel Thompson, Deborah Herring AQA A-level Religious Studies Year 2
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Engage students with accessible content that draws out the key theories, ensuring students have a thorough understanding of Christianity and the philosophical and ethical issues; developed by subject specialist John Frye and the leading Religious Studies publisher
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/09/2017

An Open Door by Marcia Dunthorne An Open Door


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/09/2017

The Suttanipata An Ancient Collection of Buddha's Discourses by Bhikkhu Bodhi The Suttanipata An Ancient Collection of Buddha's Discourses


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Edward Burnett Tylor, Religion and Culture by Paul-Francois (The Open University, UK) Tremlett Edward Burnett Tylor, Religion and Culture
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Through revisiting and challenging what we think we know about the work of Edward Burnett Tylor, a founding figure of anthropology, this volume explores new connections and insights that link Tylor and his work to present concerns in new and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Una Voce: The History of the Foederatio Universalis Una Voce by Leo Darroch Una Voce: The History of the Foederatio Universalis Una Voce


Format: Paperback - Released: 18/09/2017

The State of Mind Called Beautiful by Sayadaw U. Pandita, Kate Wheeler The State of Mind Called Beautiful
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Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

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