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- Holy Trinity Publications 2015; US$ 14.99
St. Tikhon, Patriarch of Moscow (Vasily Ivanovich Bellavin, 1865?1925) is one of the most important figures of both Russian and Orthodox Church history in the 20th century. Yet 90 years after his death this remains the only complete biography ever published in the English language. It has now been updated and revised with a new preface and bibliography,... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2015; US$ 39.99
The culmination of Mungello?s 40 years of study on Sino-Western history, this book provides a compelling and nuanced history of Catholicism in modern China. In this important work, Mungello corrects a major misreading of Chinese history by arguing that the growth of an indigenous church in the 20th century transformed the negative aspects of the... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 124.95
Bringing together essays from experts in a variety of disciplines, this collection explores two of the most important facets of life within the medieval Europe: money and the church. By focusing on the interactions between these subjects, the volume addresses four key themes. Firstly it offers new perspectives on the role of churchmen in providing... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95
William Howley, Archbishop of Canterbury 1828-1848, led the Church of England during the beginning and expansion of the Oxford Movement, at a time when the precursor to the Church Commissioners was established, and during the momentous debates and decisions in Parliament which saw the final retreat from the myth of an all Anglican legislature. Howley?s... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 104.95
The variety and depth of Anglican theology is best engaged through personal encounter with its many sources - the theologians and theological witnesses themselves. Anglican theology is often worked out in personal terms that provide a synthesis between reflection on the truths of faith and the particular contexts of culture and life. This book presents... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 112.00
This work retraces the ways that Paul Tillich conceived of the question of apologetics. It refers back to the theologian?s earliest writings and shows a shift in his understanding of apologetics: he went from an apologetics of attack toward an apologetics of response, tied to his correlative method. In addition, the study takes up the... more...
- Verlag Friedrich Pustet 2015; US$ 26.39
Zu welcher Armut sind wir als Weltkirche berufen? Und wie ist es vor Ort möglich, eine Kirche zu leben, die arm und für die Armen ist? Das Hauptanliegen von Papst Franziskus seit Beginn seines Pontifikats ist eine arme Kirche für die Armen. Er ruft dazu auf, dem wirklichen Leib Christi zu begegnen, der für ihn die Armen sind. Dieser Band beleuchtet... more...
- University of California Press 2015; US$ 90.00
Missionary Stories and the Formation of the Syriac Churches analyzes the hagiographic traditions of seven missionary saints in the Syriac heritage during late antiquity: Thomas, Addai, Mari, John of Ephesus, Simeon of Beth Arsham, Jacob Baradaeus, and Ahudemmeh. Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent studies a body of legends about the missionaries?... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99
This book conclusively demonstrates that by respecting transparency and with dogged perseverance, a nonviolent public leader can become an influential leader, even in times of the most savage repression and marginalization. Archbishop Romero of El Salvador accomplished precisely that through determination, courage, and honing his public skills.... more...
- Tectum Verlag 2015; US$ 13.35
Wenn gleich zwei bekannte Kirchenkritiker sich zusammentun, um ein Buch über die Kirche zu schreiben, dann liegt ein Klassiker in der Luft. Diesem Buch war, als es in Erstauflage 1991 erschien, denn auch ein überwältigender Erfolg beschieden. Sowohl Karlheinz Deschner wie Horst Herrmann schreiben dabei nicht nur kundig, sondern auch mitreißend und... more...