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- Columbia University Press 2005; US$ 29.99
Adam of Bremen's history of the see of Hamburg and of Christian missions in northern Europe from the late eighth to the late eleventh century is the primary source of our knowledge of the history, geography, and ethnography of the Scandinavian and Baltic regions and their peoples before the thirteenth century. Arriving in Bremen in 1066 and soon falling... more...
- De Vecchi Ediciones 2012; US$ 3.88
¡Eternos enigmas recoge el cristianismo! Jesús y la religión cristiana ocupan el centro del humanismo occidental, incluyendo el pensamiento ateo. Si en tiempos de Jesús no había tranquilidad en el mundo, tras su paso por la Tierra las cosas todavía empeoraron... En este libro, Vincent Allard y Éric Garnier relatan historias, revelan hechos enigmáticos... more...
- The Crown Publishing Group 2002; US$ 12.95
1. What Does the Pope Do? To understand why the election of a pope is important, we first need to grasp what the pope does. Unfortunately, there is no job description for the head of the Roman Catholic Church. Lots of titles go with the job, but they are of little immediate help: supreme pontiff (pontifex maximus), servant of the servants of God,... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2014; US$ 10.99 US$ 9.45
Roman Catholicism stands at a crossroads, a classic ''best of times, worst of times'' moment. On the one hand, the Catholic Church remains by far the largest branch of the worldwide Christian family, and is growing at a remarkable clip. Yet the Church has also been rocked by a series of scandals related to the sexual abuse of minors... more...
- The Crown Publishing Group 2007; US$ 14.95
A fascinating and enlightening look at the world?s oldest and most mysterious institution, written by an American journalist with unparalleled knowledge about the Vatican's past and present. The sexual abuse scandals that shook American and British Catholicism in 2002 brought to light a long-standing cultural gap between the English-speaking Catholic... more...
- HarperCollins 2008; US$ 10.99
Carl Anderson, Supreme Knight of the Knights of Columbus, surveys the exciting and history-changing ideas of Pope John Paul II in A Civilization of Love . By popularizing not only John Paul's vision but also that of his successor, Benedict XVI, Anderson hopes to inspire Christians to work toward creating a civilization of love. In such a civilization... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 75.00
The life of persecuted minorities, as well as that of the wealthy and the ordinary people of Spain during the Spanish Inquisition, comes alive in this illuminating account. For three and a half centuries, the Inquisition permeated every aspect of daily life in early modern Spain. This history depicts in graphic terms the dangers faced by Jews and... more...
- MobileReference.com 2010; US$ 3.99
The Summa Theologica (or the Summa Theologiae or simply the Summa, written 12651274) is the most famous work of Thomas Aquinas (c. 12251274) although it was never finished. It was intended as a manual for beginners as a compilation of all of the main theological teachings of that time. It summarizes the reasonings for almost all points... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2014; US$ 28.95
Drawn from a wide range of writings and featuring state-of-the-art translations, Basic Works offers convenient access to Thomas Aquinas' most important discussions of nature, being and essence, divine and human nature, and ethics and human action. more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1997; US$ 35.50
Includes the whole of the First Part of the Summa Theologica. Pegis's revision and correction of the English Dominican Translation renders Aquinas technical terminology consistently as it conveys the directness and simplicity of Aquinas writing; the Introduction, notes, and index aim at giving the text its proper historical setting,... more...