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- The Crown Publishing Group 2005; US$ 15.00
A fresh and enlightening new perspective on Mary, Mother of God, and her central importance in the Christian faith, from the author of the highly successful The Lamb's Supper . In The Lamb's Supper , Catholic scholar and apologist Scott Hahn explored the relationship between the Book of Revelation and the Roman Catholic Mass, deftly clarifying... more...
- Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 129.99
Catholics and Protestants have, since the earliest days of the Reformation, held markedly different views about the Virgin Mary. In Reforming Mary Beth Kreitzer examines the development of Lutheran views on this subject as expressed in 16th-century Lutheran published sermons, starting with the earliest of Luther's own Reformation sermons.She shows... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 24.95
What ever happened to the Virgin Mary in the modern Catholic Church? Since the 60s, her presence has been radically minimized. Here, Charlene Spretnak cuts across the battle lines delineated by the left and the right within the Church to champion the recovery of the full spiritual presence of Mary. more...
- The Crown Publishing Group 2008; US$ 13.00
With an introduction by Pope Benedict XVI and including information previously suppressed, the Vatican?s Secretary of State, Cardinal Bertone, definitively reveals and explains one of the most controversial events in twentieth-century Catholicism?the 1917 apparition of the Virgin Mary at Fatima. During World War I, three Portuguese children received... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 14.99
?Scholarly, pastoral, prophetic, and eloquent. The invitation to follow Jesus instead of worshiping Christ could not come at a more important time, or be issued by a more credible source.? ? Desmond Tutu ?Robin Meyers emerges in Saving Jesus from the Church as a national voice for a new Christianity. He is a well read scholar and a superb communicator.... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 25.00
For women of the Italian Renaissance, the Virgin Mary was one of the most important role models. Who Is Mary? presents devotional works written by three women better known for their secular writings: Vittoria Colonna, famed for her Petrarchan lyric verse; Chiara Matraini, one of the most original poets of her generation; and the wide-ranging,... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 90.00
This study explores representations of the Madonna and Child in early modern culture. It considers the mother and son as a conceptual, religio-political unit and examines the ways in which that unit was embodied and performed. Of primary interest is the way mothers derived agency from bearing incipient rulers. more...