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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 109.95
George Augustus Selwyn (1809-1878) focuses on Selwyns theological formation, which places him in the context of the world of traditional high churchmanship, rather than the Oxford Movement narrowly conceived. It argues that his distinctiveness lay in the way in which he was able to transplant his vision of Anglicanism to the colonial context.... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 165.00
This is the first detailed study of the role of the Church in the commercialization of milling in medieval England. Focusing on the period from the late eleventh to the mid sixteenth centuries, it examines the estate management practices of more than thirty English religious houses founded by the Benedictines, Cistercians, Augustinians and other minor... more...
- The Lutterworth Press 2014; US$ 32.00
The Anglican way is a way of expressing faith in historical contextuality. This is especially true of Anglican ecclesiology. In this work, Jeffrey Driver confronts current issues in Anglican Christianity with both a confidence about faithfulness to the gospel over time and with a robust candour about the present. more...
- LSU Press 2014; US$ 29.95
Hispanic parishioners at Grace Episcopal Church in New Orleans told Doss and Frade of their friends' and relatives' dire situation in Cuba and pleaded for assistance. The two organized first a series of "freedom flights" that helped rescue more than one thousand people, but these were cut off when the great Mariel boatlift began. In a riveting narrative,... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2014; US$ 40.00
Poet, social justice advocate, and theologian Thomas Merton (1915--1968) is arguably the most influential American Catholic author of the twentieth century. In his short lifetime, he penned over seventy books and maintained a brisk correspondence with colleagues around the globe. However, many Merton scholars and fans remain unaware of the significant... more...
- Butzon & Bercker 2014; US$ 16.69
Die Reise Papst Franziskus' ins Heilige Land hat große Hoffnungen geweckt. Ist es Franziskus gelungen an die Reisen seiner Vorgänger Paul VI., Johannes Paul II. und Benedikt XVI. anzuknüpfen und neue Perspektiven für die von Krisen geplagte Weltregion zu entwickeln? Matthias Kopp zeichnet die bisherigen Papstreisen in den Nahen Osten nach und informiert... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2014; US$ 59.95
The set of Jewish mystical teachings known as Kabbalah are often imagined as timeless texts, teachings that have been passed down through the millennia. Yet, as this groundbreaking new study shows, Kabbalah flourished in a specific time and place, emerging in response to the social prejudices that Jews faced. Hartley Lachter, a scholar of religion... more...
- Holy Trinity Publications 2014; US$ 29.99
This is the unlikely history of a centuries old church located at the heart of England?s capital city. Founded in the early-18th century by a Greek Archbishop from Alexandria in Egypt, the church was aided by the nascent Russian Empire of Tsar Peter the Great and joined by Englishmen finding in it the Apostolic faith. The church later became a spiritual... more...
- The Lutterworth Press 2014; US$ 38.00
The present book is an attempt to grapple with Yoders critics in order to decide how to move forward with a revised "Yoderian" theology. Pitts suggests how that revision should be accomplished by first providing an overview of the current state of Yoder scholarship and this books place within it; then proposing an argument that... more...