The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,687,217 members ⚫ 1,190,073 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • Mark at the Thresholdby Geoff R. Webb

    BRILL 2008; US$ 177.00

    Drawing on the popular literature of the ancient world, this book offers a fresh look at issues surrounding Markan characterisation, and also calls for scholars to think more openly and flexibly about Markan genre. more...

  • Scriptural Exegesisby Deborah A. Green; Laura S. Lieber

    OUP Oxford 2009; US$ 139.99 US$ 120.39

    Scriptural Exegesis gathers an international community of scholars to consider the history of biblical interpretation and to question how exegesis shapes spiritual and cultural creativity in the light of Michael Fishbane's groundbreaking work. Eighteen chapters chart approaches to scriptural texts from ancient to modern times. more...

  • Johnby Warren Carter

    Baker Publishing Group 2006; US$ 24.00

    In this accessible introduction to the Fourth Gospel, Warren Carter surveys the central issues and engages with narrative and historical approaches. more...

  • Getting the Gospelsby Steven L. Bridge

    Baker Publishing Group 2004; US$ 17.00

    On March 23, 1998, director James Cameron made an indelible mark on Academy Award history. It wasn't because his film, Titanic , captured so many Oscars. Nor was it because of the movie's unprecedented box-office success. Rather, Cameron will forever be remembered in Hollywood's annals because, upon accepting his award for Best Director, he enthusiastically... more...

  • Opening the Gates of Interpretationby Mordechai Z. Cohen

    BRILL 2011; US$ 243.00

    This study highlights the contributions of the great philosopher-talmudist Moses Maimonides to the rationalist, ?plain sense? (peshat) tradition of Jewish Bible exegesis, assessing his place in the Geonic-Andalusian school and showing how he harnessed Greco-Arabic learning to open new hermeneutical possibilities. more...

  • The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English (7th Edition)by Geza Vermes

    Penguin Books Ltd 2011; US$ 18.32

    The discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls in the Judaean desert between 1947 and 1956 transformed our understanding of the Hebrew Bible, early Judaism and the origins of Christianity. These extraordinary manuscripts appear to have been hidden in the caves at Quumran by members of the Essene community, a Jewish sect in existence before and during the... more...

  • Hebraistik ? Hermeneutik ? Homiletikby Christoph Bultmann; Lutz Danneberg

    De Gruyter 2011; US$ 141.48

    In the 16th century philological competence and theological dynamics led to a new appreciation of the Bible as the foundation of the Christian Church. As a result the question of hermeneutics became an important chapter of theological controversy. The studies presented in this volume analyse the argumentative form of the early modern Philologia... more...

  • Paul Through Mediterranean Eyesby Kenneth Bailey

    SPCK 2012; US$ 25.99

    The result of over thirty years of research and lecturing, Paul Through Mediterranean Eyes is a ground-breaking study of Paul's first epistle to the Corinthians. Bailey examines this canonical letter through the lenses of Paul's Jewish socio-cultural and rhetorical background and the Mediterranean context of the Corinthian recipients. In a set of connected... more...

  • Parallel Lives of Jesusby Edward Adams

    SPCK 2012; US$ 24.99

    This is an introductory guide to the four New Testament Gospels as overlapping accounts of the life, death and resurrection of Jesus, each with their own distinctive emphases and concerns. Part One deals first with the fact that there are four Gospels in the canon and looks at how the fourfold Gospel emerged. The literary relationships between the... more...

  • Leviticus, Numbers (Understanding the Bible Commentary Series)by W. H. Jr. Bellinger

    Baker Publishing Group 2012; US$ 18.00

    These accessible volumes break down the barriers between the ancient and modern worlds so that the power and meaning of the biblical texts become transparent to contemporary readers. more...