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- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 97.99 US$ 84.27
Morality after Calvin examines the development of ethical thought in the Reformed tradition immediately following the death of Calvin, using Theodore Beza's Cato Censorius Christianus (1591) as a point of departure. The book examines the theology that drove the disciplinary activity at Geneva in the latter half of the sixteenth century. more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2016; US$ 21.99
We live in an age of scepticism. Our society places such faith in empirical reason, historical progress, and heartfelt emotion that it's easy to wonder: why should anyone believe in Christianity? What role can faith and religion play in our modern lives? In this thoughtful and inspiring book, pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy... more...
- Lexington Books 2016; US$ 84.99
This book provides a counterargument to the American religious right?s interpretation of John Calvin?s doctrine. The author demonstrates that an ethics of individual conscience and virtue is incommensurate with Calvin?s doctrine and shows that for Calvin, Christians are bound in conscience to obey secular government. He further argues that a shared... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 152.00 US$ 124.64
This volume follows the Bible's story from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, when modern scholarly study of the text originated. more...
- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 27.99 US$ 24.07
This work examines how and under what circumstances past commemorations have occurred. In Germany these stretch back to the Reformationsjubiläum of 1617. Many other celebrations have followed, including those marking the anniversaries of Luther's birth (in 1483) and death (in 1546). more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 64.99 US$ 55.89
This book is the first thorough study of Bach's popular Christmas Oratorio in English. While giving a comprehensive overview of the oratorio, the book focuses in particular on the cultural and theological understanding of Christmas in Bach's time and the compositional process from the earliest concepts to the completed piece. more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99
Au lendemain de la mort de Luther, ses amis soulignèrent l'?uvre immense qu'il laissait derrière lui : un véritable renouveau de l'exégèse biblique, de la prédication, des sacrements et de la liturgie, ainsi que de la fonction ecclésiastique. L'école et la formation universitaire avaient subi des changements. On avait acquis une nouvelle compréhension... more...
- Fortress Press 2016; US$ 77.99
A Visible Witness presents a fresh, innovative perspective on Protestant theology in Latin America liberation theology. The volume underscores the common theological interests to the Roman and Catholic traditions: the praxical nature of theology, Christology, and soteriology. It also highlights how key Protestant theologians challenged Protestant... more...
- ATF Press 2016; US$ 9.99
In his last interview, the late Italian Cardinal and former Archbishop of Milan, Carlo Maria Martini, said the need for deep reform in the Catholic Church was urgent and long overdue because ‘the Church is 200 years behind the times’. The reference to 200 years clearly points to the watershed in European life that the French Revolution... more...