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  • Divine Deliveranceby L. Stephanie Cobb

    University of California Press 2016; US$ 95.00

    Does martyrdom hurt? The obvious answer to this question is ?yes.? L. Stephanie Cobb, asserts, however, that early Christian martyr texts respond to this question with an emphatic ?no!? Divine Deliverance examines the original martyr texts of the second through fifth centuries, concluding that these narratives in fact seek to demonstrate the Christian... more...

  • A Place at the Altarby Meghan J. DiLuzio

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 45.00 US$ 40.95

    A Place at the Altar illuminates a previously underappreciated dimension of religion in ancient Rome: the role of priestesses in civic cult. Demonstrating that priestesses had a central place in public rituals and institutions, Meghan DiLuzio emphasizes the complex, gender-inclusive nature of Roman priesthood. In ancient Rome, priestly service was... more...

  • Le Diableby Jules Baissac; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "Le Diable n'est pas tout le Christianisme, comme l'a cru ou, du moins, comme l'a dit Voltaire ; mais il en est partie intégrante, essentielle même. « Dieu et le Diable, ainsi que s'exprime très justement Nicole, c'est toute la religion. » Les rigueurs de l'orthodoxie dogmatique exigent que nous tenions ce personnage pour la raison déterminante... more...

  • Histoire de la divination dans l'Antiquitéby Auguste Bouché-Leclercq; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "Il nous faut maintenant aborder le terrain de la pratique, mettre des hommes à la place des idées et des sacerdoces à la place des théories. Toutes ces manières de sonder le mystère de l'avenir ont été inventées, perfectionnées, adaptées aux cas spéciaux par des hommes, légendaires ou réels, qui ont leur physionomie et leur histoire ; ou... more...

  • Histoire de la divination dans l'Antiquitéby Auguste Bouché-Leclercq; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "La conception du type d'Apollon, idéal de force, de grâce et de dignité, qui renferme tout ce que peut contenir de divin la nature humaine transfigurée et affranchie de la mort, marque dans l'évolution morale de la race hellénique le début d'une ère nouvelle. Apollon est un des derniers fruits de l'imagination mythoplastique des Grecs ;... more...

  • Histoire de la divination dans l'Antiquitéby Auguste Bouché-Leclercq; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "La divination est le produit d'une idée religieuse qui a, de tout temps, possédé la conscience humaine, la foi en la Providence. Elle ne présuppose que les deux conditions ou postulats dont la réunion constitue le fond de toute doctrine religieuse, à savoir, l'existence d'une divinité intelligente et la possibilité de rapports réciproques... more...

  • NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, eBookby Craig S. Keener; John H. Walton

    Zondervan 2016; US$ 37.49

    ?How I wish someone had put a book like this into my hands 50 years ago.? - N.T. Wright, Research Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity?I cannot recommend a study Bible any more than this one: Five stars!? - Scot McKnight, Julius R. Mantey Professor of New Testament more...

  • The Book of Enochby Enoch

    Dancing Unicorn Books 2016; US$ 1.99

    The Book of Enoch is the most notable extant apocalyptic work outside the canonical Scriptures. It describes the fall of the Watchers, the angels who fathered the Nephilim (cf. the bene Elohim, Genesis 6:1-2). The fallen angels went to Enoch to intercede on their behalf with God after he declared to them their doom. The remainder of the book describes... more...

  • The Archaeology of Sacred Spacesby Susan Verma Mishra; Himanshu Prabha Ray

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This volume focuses on the religious shrine in western India as an institution of cultural integration in the period spanning 200 BCE to 800 CE. It presents an analysis of religious architecture at multiple levels, both temporal and spatial, and distinguishes it as a ritual instrument that integrates individuals and communities into a cultural fabric.... more...

  • Unlocking the Mysteries of Genesisby Henry M. Morris

    Harvest House Publishers, Inc. 2016; US$ 15.99

    Have you wondered how the creation story in Genesis fits with the evolutionary theories of popular science?  Unlocking the Mysteries of Genesis resolves the conflict between faith and science by answering key questions about the origin of human life, the evidence left by the fossil record, and how the findings of science line up with the Bible.... more...