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Religion & beliefs books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Religion & beliefs category. Presented with a red border are the Religion & beliefs books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

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

Tales for Transforming Adversity A Buddhist Lama's Advice for Life's Ups and Downs by Khenpo Sodarge Tales for Transforming Adversity A Buddhist Lama's Advice for Life's Ups and Downs


Format: Paperback - Released: 19/09/2017

Joseph Albo on Free Choice Exegetical Innovation in Medieval Jewish Philosophy by Shira Weiss Joseph Albo on Free Choice Exegetical Innovation in Medieval Jewish Philosophy

Joseph Albo on Free Choice discovers unsuspected philosophical originality in the interpretations of biblical narrative found in Joseph Albo's Book of Principles. Free choice, a significant topic during a historical period of religious coercion, emerges as a conceptual theme throughout...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

Resilient Gods Being Pro-Religious, Low Religious, or No Religious in Canada by Reginald W. Bibby Resilient Gods Being Pro-Religious, Low Religious, or No Religious in Canada

An unmatched, up-to-date reading of religious and non-religious inclinations in Canada, accompanied by an examination of the consequences of such choices for Canadians and their way of life.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Aquinas Among the Protestants by Manfred Svensson, David VanDrunen Aquinas Among the Protestants
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The Protestant philosophical and theological heritage of Thomas Aquinas This major new book provides an introduction to Thomas Aquinas s influence on Protestantism.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Aquinas Among the Protestants by Manfred Svensson, David VanDrunen Aquinas Among the Protestants
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The Protestant philosophical and theological heritage of Thomas Aquinas This major new book provides an introduction to Thomas Aquinas s influence on Protestantism.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

Demons, The Devil, And Fallen Angels by Marie D. Jones Demons, The Devil, And Fallen Angels


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

OCR Religious Studies A Level Year 2 by Michael Wilkinson, Michael Wilcockson OCR Religious Studies A Level Year 2
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Help students to build their subject knowledge and understanding with guidance and assessment preparation from a team of subject specialists; brought to you by the leading Religious Studies publisher and OCR's Publishing Partner
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/08/2017

Coming Soon

40 Stories of Hope How faith has changed prisoners' lives by Justin Welby 40 Stories of Hope How faith has changed prisoners' lives

This is a book about transformation, restoration and true freedom. Collated stories from prisoners and their family members, these 40 remarkable testimonies speak powerfully about the reality of encountering Jesus. Readers can explore how we all can find hope in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2017

A World of Difference 12 men and women whose faith helped change their world by Bob Hartman A World of Difference 12 men and women whose faith helped change their world

The incredible stories of 12 people of history, who made a dramatic difference to the world around them, are brought to light and life in this exciting new children's book (for ages 6-8). From well-known to lesser-known heroes, readers will...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2017

Living Faith Cover to Cover Lent Study Guide by Krish Kandiah Living Faith Cover to Cover Lent Study Guide

This Lent, join Krish Kandiah as he invites you to travel back in time to stare intently at the cross of Jesus. Take time to explore the rich tapestry of meaning that surrounds this central and most defining moment in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/09/2017

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

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

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

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

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


Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

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: 05/10/2017

The Way Home Finding Where We Belong by Ron Kallmier The Way Home Finding Where We Belong

The story of the prodigal son in Luke 15 resonates with many people today, especially those grappling with questions of meaning, identity, security and belonging. Drawing on this parable, Ron Kallmier's The Way Home explores different journeys we may take...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/10/2017

The Dog Who Thought His Name Was No by Judy Moore The Dog Who Thought His Name Was No

There is a moving story of a dog who hears the word `no' said to him so many times that he starts to answer to it as if it were his name. What we are called can inevitably shape our...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/10/2017

Lost Art of Good Conversation A Mindful Way to Connect with Others and Enrich Everyday Life by Sakyong Mipham Lost Art of Good Conversation A Mindful Way to Connect with Others and Enrich Everyday Life


Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

It Came from Beyond Zen More Practical Advice from Dogen Japan's Greatest Zen Master by Brad Warner It Came from Beyond Zen More Practical Advice from Dogen Japan's Greatest Zen Master


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/10/2017

Meditation, Buddhism, and Science by Erik Braun Meditation, Buddhism, and Science

This volume explores the interrelations between Buddhist traditions and the scientific study of meditation. Essays consider the nature of modern meditation, its secularization, the values and goods implicit in practice, and the sorts of subjects that take shape under the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Religion, Identity and Politics in Northern Ireland Boundaries of Belonging and Belief by Claire Mitchell Religion, Identity and Politics in Northern Ireland Boundaries of Belonging and Belief

Has conflict in Northern Ireland kept political dimensions of religion alive, and has religion played a role in fuelling conflict? Conflict in Northern Ireland is not and never will be a holy war. Yet religion is more socially and politically...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Discourses of Religion and Secularism in Religious Education Classrooms by Karin Kittelmann Flensner Discourses of Religion and Secularism in Religious Education Classrooms

This book answers the question on how students and teachers talk about religion when the mandatory and nonconfessional school subject of Religious Education is on the schedule in the world's most secular country To do this, it analyses discourses of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/08/2017

Transcending Subjects Augustine, Hegel and Theology by Geoffrey Holsclaw Transcending Subjects Augustine, Hegel and Theology


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/08/2017

Was it a Crucifixion or rather a Cross' Fiction?: Here is the Answer by Alejandro Cuevas-Sosa Was it a Crucifixion or rather a Cross' Fiction?: Here is the Answer

This book unveils the real existential circumstances and deeds of many kinds of religious figures, trying to control - and perhaps stopping - fundamentalism and terrorist attacks. (BASIC ENGLISH).
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

The Pocket Thomas Merton by Thomas Merton The Pocket Thomas Merton


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

New Religiosity in Contemporary Sweden The Dalarna Study in National and International Context by Liselotte Frisk, Peter Akerback New Religiosity in Contemporary Sweden The Dalarna Study in National and International Context
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The book is based on a local study of contemporary popular or new religiosity in the area of Dalarna, Sweden.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Learning Curves by Rodney Schofield Learning Curves

In this thought-provoking collection of talks and lectures Dr Rodney Schofield explores how the Christian faith expressed itself and developed over the years, highlighting the role of missionary pioneers as well as those deep thinkers who have faced the changing...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Liturgy and Architecture From the Early Church to the Middle Ages by Dr. Allan Doig Liturgy and Architecture From the Early Church to the Middle Ages

In this book Allan Doig explores the interrelationship of liturgy and architecture from the Early Church to the close of the Middle Ages, taking into account social, economic, technical, theological and artistic factors. These are crucial to a proper understanding...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

The Vajra Essence Dudjom Lingpa's Visions of the Great Perfection Volume 3 by Dudjom Lingpa, B. Alan Wallace The Vajra Essence Dudjom Lingpa's Visions of the Great Perfection Volume 3
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Format: Paperback - Released: 25/07/2017

Religion and Civil Human Rights in Empirical Perspective by Hans-Georg Ziebertz Religion and Civil Human Rights in Empirical Perspective

This volume offers an empirical perspective on the so-called first generation of human rights. It explores the legitimization of these human rights by individual people, both because of their religion and because of their vision of what constitutes human dignity....
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/07/2017

Sarah and Josie's Topz 10 Heroes of the Bible by Alexa Tewkesbury Sarah and Josie's Topz 10 Heroes of the Bible

Full of Bible verses, questions from the Topz Gang, puzzles, quizzes and other activities, this book is designed for readers to fill with their own ideas, discoveries and prayers. Each hero teaches them something about life - from friendship and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

Benny and Paul's Topz 10 Heroes of the Bible by Alexa Tewkesbury Benny and Paul's Topz 10 Heroes of the Bible

Full of Bible verses, questions from the Topz Gang, puzzles, quizzes and other activities, this book is designed for readers to fill with their own ideas, discoveries and prayers. Each hero teaches them something about life - from friendship and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/07/2017

The Life And Times Of Jamyang Khyentse The Great Biography By Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche And Other Stories by Dilgo Khyentse, Orgyen Tobgyal The Life And Times Of Jamyang Khyentse The Great Biography By Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche And Other Stories
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Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2017

The Way Living the Beatitudes Today by Carl Beech The Way Living the Beatitudes Today

Considers how we can have good biblical knowledge, but sometimes lack in matters of the heart, character and spiritual disciplines. This book is full of real-life stories of people who are living according to the Beatitudes in one way or...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/07/2017

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther by Derek R. (Professor of Religion and Stephen S. Bowen Professor of Liberal Arts, Wabash College) Nelson The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther
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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Martin Luther is a collaboration of the leading scholars in the field of Reformation research and the thought, life, and legacy of influence - for good and for ill - of Martin Luther. In 2017 the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

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