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  • Philostorge et l'historiographie de l'Antiquité tardive / Philostorg im Kontext der spätantiken Geschichtsschreibungby Doris Meyer; Bruno Bleckmann; Alain Chauvot; Jean-Marc Prieur

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 54.10

    <P>Die <EM>Ekklesiastike historia</EM> des heterodoxen Historikers Philostorg (um 430 n. Chr.) bietet wertvolle Einblicke in die Kirchen- und Profangeschichte des 4. Jahrhunderts seit Konstantin, aber auch in die Welt der spätantiken Wissenschaft und Bildung. Die Deutung der Geschichte sowie ihrer Protagonisten unterscheidet sich... more...

  • Der heilige Vinzenz von Zaragozaby Sofia Meyer

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2012; US$ 58.61

    <P>Das Phänomen des Märtyrers hat in den letzten Jahren verstärktes Interesse gefunden. Damit rücken die Christenverfolgungen im Römischen Reich, die die heutige Sicht des Martyriums prägen, in den Blick. Unter den frühchristlichen Märtyrern kommt Vinzenz von Zaragoza (? wohl 304) ein besonderer Stellenwert zu. Im Mittelalter zählte er zu den... more...

  • Global Pentecostalism: An Inquiry into the Cultural Dimensions of Globalizationby Matthias Deininger

    Diplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 50.71

    The rapid global expansion of Pentecostal Christianity is one of the most striking religious phenomena in our contemporary world. Today, Pentecostalism is by no means some marginal or peculiar denomination within world Christianity. It is not simply a niche product in the global religious market, but the most dynamic and fastest growing religious movement... more...

  • Religiöser Alltag in der Spätantikeby Peter Eich; Eike Faber

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 65.37

    <P>Dieses E-Book untersucht anhand ausgewählter Beispiele die religiöse Alltagswelt der Spätantike. Unter Zugrundelegung pragmatischer Definitionen der Kernbegriffe "Religion" und "Alltag" zeigt er über mehrere Regionen des Imperium Romanum hinweg und in verschiedenen Kontexten, ob und wie die vielfältigen Veränderungsprozesse... more...

  • Die Karolingerby Karl Ubl

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 9.01

    Mit der Machtübernahme Pippins des Jüngeren im Jahre 751 erfuhr die fränkische Geschichte eine wichtige Zäsur: Damals wurde der letzte König der Merowingerdynastie, Childerich III., von seinem bisherigen Hausmeier geschoren und für den Rest seines Lebens ins Kloster geschickt. Pippin ließ sich von christlichen Bischöfen mit geweihtem Öl zum König salben... more...

  • The Pursuit of the Millenniumby Norman Cohn

    Oxford University Press 1992; US$ 24.99

    The end of the millennium has always held the world in fear of earthquakes, plague, and the catastrophic destruction of the world. At the dawn of the 21st millennium the world is still experiencing these anxieties, as seen by the onslaught of fantasies of renewal, doomsday predictions, and New Age prophecies. This fascinating book explores the millenarianism... more...

  • Church and Stateby Tom Frame

    University of NSW Press 2006; US$ 13.95

    Few Australians realise that the Constitution does not formally separate Church and State. Tom Frame argues that some contact between organised religion and government is both inevitable and, in some circumstances, highly desirable. But there are continuing and unnecessary tensions, for which Christians are largely responsible. This book explores the... more...

  • The Broken Fallby Toni Orrill

    Hamilton Books 2009; US$ 24.99

    This book chronicles a writer's journey to find faith, hope, and meaning following the country's worst national disaster? Hurricane Katrina. Acknowledging that everyone experiences catastrophic events in their life, the author eloquently unveils the seasons of recovery after one of the most sensational and historical subjects of the decade. more...

  • Selections from the Table Talkby Martin Luther

    MobileReference.com 2010; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other... more...

  • The Table Talkby Martin Luther

    MobileReference.com 2010; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other... more...