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  • Islam für Dummiesby Malcolm Clark

    Wiley 2014; US$ 11.50 US$ 9.97

    Uber 1,3 Milliarden Muslime leben auf allen Kontinenten. Doch was wissen wir uber ihren Glauben? Kaum mehr, als dass der Koran ihre heilige Schrift ist, Glaubige funf Mal am Tag zu Allah beten und sie zum Ramadan fasten. Aber wer kann schon den Unterschied zwischen Schiiten und Sunniten erklaren und wer wei?, was es mit den mystischen Sufi auf sich... more...

  • The Aquarian Gospel of Jesus the Christby Levi Dowling

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 12.95

    Intriguing and controversial, this visionary text professes to tell the complete story of Jesus' life, including the "lost" years of travel and study in Tibet, Egypt, India, Persia, and Greece. more...

  • Saint in the Wildernessby Glenn D. Kittler

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 7.99

    This true story of a Jesuit's adventures in 17th century Canada is as thrilling as fiction. In simple but stirring terms, it recounts an inspiring tale of courage and faith. more...

  • Beliefs that Changed the Worldby John Bowker

    Quercus 2015; US$ 12.99

    Religious beliefs have shaped the history of the world. Their effect can be seen in culture, philosophy and politics, and they have inspired people to serve others and to create great works of art, architecture and music. Yet differences in belief can cause bloodshed and war. Never before has it been more urgent to understand the great religions if... more...

  • The Essence of the Gnosticsby Bernard Simon

    Arcturus Digital Limited 2005; US$ 1.99

    For what is it that the All lacked, if not the knowledge of the Father?' - Gnostic text from the Gospel of Truth Long before there was a system of belief called Gnosticism there were those who reached for a special intimate knowledge of God and His mysterious ways. The possession of such knowledge, they believed, would bring salvation from s... more...

  • History and Religionby Bernd-Christian Otto; Susanne Rau; Jörg Rüpke; Andrés Quero-Sánchez

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 137.40

    This volume is the first systematic scholarly study that analyses the complex relationship between history and religion. It considers religious groups as both producers of historical narratives and topics of historiography. From different disciplinary perspectives, the authors explore how religions are historicised. In so doing, they address... more...

  • The Dark Boxby John Cornwell

    Profile Books 2014; US$ 10.65

    Would you tell your deepest secrets to a relative stranger? And if you did, would you feel vulnerable? Cleansed? Or perhaps even worse than you did before? Confession has always performed a complex role in society, always created mixed feelings in its practitioners. As an acknowledgement of sinfulness, it can provide immense psychological relief;... more...

  • A Nation of Religionsby Stephen Prothero

    The University of North Carolina Press 2007; US$ 25.99

    The United States has long been described as a nation of immigrants, but it is also a nation of religions in which Muslims and Methodists, Buddhists and Baptists live and work side by side. This book explores that nation of religions, focusing on how four recently arrived religious communities--Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus, and Sikhs--are shaping and,... more...

  • God's New Israelby Conrad Cherry

    The University of North Carolina Press 2014; US$ 29.99

    The belief that America has been providentially chosen for a special destiny has deep roots in the country's past. As both a stimulus of creative American energy and a source of American self-righteousness, this notion has long served as a motivating national mythology. God's New Israel is a collection of thirty-one readings that trace the... more...