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  • The Routledge Companion to the Practice of Christian Theologyby Mike Higton; Jim Fodor

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 225.00

    This Companion introduces readers to the practice of Christian theology, covering what theologians do, why they do it, and what steps readers can take in order to become theological practitioners themselves. The volume aims to capture the variety of practices involved in doing theology, highlighting the virtues that guide them and the responsibilities... more...

  • Hakka Chinese Confront Protestant Christianity, 1850-1900by Jessie Gregory Lutz; Rolland Ray Lutz

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    This work focuses on the 19th-century mission conducted by Chinese evangelists among the Hakka, an ethnic minority in south China. The principal part of the text comprises the autobiographies of eight pioneer missionaries who offer insight into village life and customs of the Hakka people. more...

  • Liberating Mission in Mozambiqueby Robert Faris

    The Lutterworth Press 2015; US$ 38.00

    This work is a significant contribution to the narrative of Christianity in southern Africa within the framework of the struggle for liberation from colonial rule. By focusing on the story of a Protestant political and ecumenical leader, Eduardo Mondlane, of note within a dominantly Roman Catholic country, Faris explores the role of the churches and... more...

  • Lebendige Seelsorge 1/2015by Erich Garhammer

    Echter Verlag 2015; US$ 5.45

    Demenz ist ein Begriff, der Angst und Abwehr auslöst. Dieses Heft sucht den Weg zu Menschen, die einen anderen Weg wählen, weg von der Pathologisierung hin zur konstruktiven Zuwendung. Arno Geiger, der über seinen dementen Vater das Buch geschrieben hat "Der alte König in seinem Exil" spricht in einem ausführlichen und das Heft eröffnenden... more...

  • Educating the Women of Hainanby Kathleen L. Lodwick

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    For Margaret Moninger -- a brilliant, fun-loving, and dedicated young woman from Iowa -- a career as a missionary in China promised adventure and the chance for responsibility and authority denied most American women of her time. In 1915 she went as a Presbyterian missionary to Hainan Island, China's southernmost territory, where she remained until... more...

  • English Congregational Hymns in the Eighteenth Centuryby Madeleine Forrell Marshall; Janet M. Todd

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    Historians of the English congregational hymn, focusing on its literary or theological aspects, have usually found the genre out of step with the rationalist era that produced it. This book takes a more balanced approach to the work of four writers and concludes that only eighteenth-century Britain, with its understanding of public verse, common truth,... more...

  • Frontier Missionby Walter Brownlow Posey

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    In this first major study of religion in the South prior to the Civil War, Mr. Posey surveys the work of seven chief denominations -- Methodist, Baptist, Presbyterian, Disciples of Christ, Cumberland Presbyterian, Roman Catholic, and Protestant Episcopal -- as they developed in the present states of Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Texas,... more...

  • Crusaders Against Opiumby Kathleen L. Lodwick

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 30.00

    Opium addiction in China during the closing decades of the Ch'ing dynasty afflicted all segments of society. From government officials to farmers, the population fell prey to the effects of the drug. Some provinces reported addiction rates as high as eighty percent. With the birth of Chinese nationalism, reformers -- missionaries who had witnessed... more...

  • C.T. Studdby Norman Grubb

    The Lutterworth Press 2014; US$ 14.26

    Nurtured in the lap of comfort, educated at Eton and Cambridge, the hero of the British sport-loving public, C. T. Studd, whose Cambridge career has been described as "one long blaze of cricketing glory", created a stir in the secular world of his youth by renouncing wealth and position to follow Christ. He was captain of the Eton XI in 1879,... more...

  • Imperial Childhoods and Christian Missionby Karen Vallgårda

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 90.00

    Making an important addition to the highly Britain-dominated field of imperial studies, this book shows that, like numerous other evangelicals operating throughout the colonized world at this time, Danish missionaries invested remarkable resources in the education of different categories children in both India and Denmark. more...