Religion & Philosophy

  • 'Bridging the Gap'

    'Bridging the Gap'

    The Christian Sacraments and Human Belonging

    By Roger Grainger

    The Bible and the sacraments go together as the cornerstone of Christian identity. Wherever Christianity is practiced in traditional ways, converts are baptized and bread is broken together. Countless books have been written about the theological significance of these events, but their...

    Paper - 9781845195120 - $ 24.95

  • 'Ecclesia Nidrosiensis' and 'Noregs veldi'

    'Ecclesia Nidrosiensis' and 'Noregs veldi'

    The role of the Church in the making of Norwegian domination in the Norse World

    Edited by: Steinar Imsen

    From the reign of King Magnus Hakonsson (1263-1280) until the Reformation (1537), the province of the Nidaros Church and the realm of the King of Norway coincided, more or less. This was...

    Paper - 9788232101757 - $ 57.00

  • (De) Monopolising Paradise

    (De) Monopolising Paradise

    Edited by: Sultan Khan, Lubna Nadvi

    (De)Monopolising Paradise argues that some interpretations of Islamic texts serve to distance Islam from other communities. Originally published as Islam and Non-Muslims by M.I. Meer in 1956, this edited version offers an in-depth interpretation of Quranic verses, with the idea that unlike other...

    Paper - 9781868886944 - $ 24.00

  • A Certain Sympathy of Scriptures

    A Certain Sympathy of Scriptures

    Biblical and Quranic

    By Kenneth Cragg

    How can there be any "sympathy" between the Bible and the Qur'an? Have not their communities been at odds over their "Books" for centuries, disputing their contents and despising their credentials? Despite such antagonisms, it is still possible to have amicable comparison, for example, over...

    Paper - 9781845190125 - $ 22.95

  • A Cloud of Witnesses

    A Cloud of Witnesses

    Opportunities for Ecumenical Commemoration: Proceedings of the International Ecumenical Symposium, Monastery of Bose, 29 October - 2 November 2008

    Edited by: Guido Dotti, Tamara Grdzelidze

    Commemorating the martyrdom and witness of Christians, both past and present, is a vital yet untapped source of Christian self-understanding and courage for the future....

    Paper - 9782825415337 - $ 29.00

  • A Communion in Faith and Love

    A Communion in Faith and Love

    Elisabeth Behr-Sigel Ecclesiology

    Edited by: Sarah Hinlicky Wilson, Aikaterini Pekridou

    The work of Orthodox theologian Elisabeth Behr-Sigel still has radical implications for how we understand the church today. Born in 1907, she has been referred to by Orthodox Christians as a "mother of the Church." A Communion in Faith and...

    Paper - 9782825416884 - $ 25.00

  • A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand

    A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand

    Edited by: Graham Oppy, N.N. Trakakis

    Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand has for some time now been experiencing something of a 'golden age'. The richness of Australasia's philosophical past, though less well known, should also not be forgotten. Australasian philosophy, although heavily indebted to overseas trends, includes much...

    Paper - 9780980651201 - $ 59.95

  • A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand

    A Companion to Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand

    Second Edition

    Edited by: Graham Oppy, N N Trakakis

    In Australia and New Zealand, philosophy has been experiencing something of a 'golden age.' The richness of Australasia's philosophical past, though less well known, should not be forgotten. Australasian philosophy, although heavily indebted to overseas trends, includes much distinctive and highly...

    Paper - 9781921867712 - $ 59.95

  • A Critical Study of the Pentateuch

    A Critical Study of the Pentateuch

    An Encounter Between Europe and Africa

    Edited by: Eckart Otto, J. LeRoux

    This volume presents an encounter between African and European scholars related to the study of the torah of the Hebrew Bible. Different approaches to the Pentateuch are topic of discussion especially the question how to correlate diachronical and...

    Paper - 9783825889821 - $ 59.95

  • A Dictionary of Irish Saints

    A Dictionary of Irish Saints

    By Pádraig Ó Riain

    Scarcely a parish in Ireland is without one or more dedications to saints - in the form of churches in ruins, holy wells, or other ecclesiastical monuments. A Dictionary of Irish Saints serves as a guide to the (mainly documentary) sources of information on the saints...

    Cloth - 9781846823183 - $ 95.00