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  • Das Buch der Mitteby Vishal Mangalwadi

    'fontis 2014; US$ 26.99

    Als Buch der Bücher wurde die Bibel aus der Mitte gedrängt. Sola scriptura - "allein die Schrift", lehrte einst Martin Luther. Aber die Reformation ist lange her, und längst haben andere Kräfte ihren Alleinstellungsanspruch in den Ring geworfen. Dieser Verlust der Mitte ist heute mit Händen zu greifen. Vishal Mangalwadi hat genau das großartig dokumentiert.... more...

  • The Spiral Staircaseby Karen Armstrong

    Knopf Canada 2010; US$ 9.99

    The moving story of her own search for God by the highly-acclaimed author of the bestselling A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam ; The Battle for God: A History of Fundamentalism ; and Islam: A Short History . In 1969, after seven years as a Roman Catholic nun -- hoping, but ultimately failing, to find God... more...

  • The Story of the Scrollsby Geza Vermes

    Penguin Books Ltd 2010; US$ 16.98

    The discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls in Qumran, Palestine, in 1947 was one of the greatest archaeological finds of all time. Written in Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek, and hidden in caves by an ancient Jewish sect, these mysterious manuscripts revolutionized our understanding of the Bible, of Judaism and the early Christian world. Geza Vermes is... more...

  • A History of Christianityby Diarmaid MacCulloch

    Penguin Books Ltd 2009; US$ 25.48

    Christianity, one of the world's great religions, has had an incalculable impact on human history. This book, now the most comprehensive and up to date single volume work in English, describes not only the main ideas and personalities of Christian history, its organisation and spirituality, but how it has changed politics, sex, and human society.... more...

  • The Penguin History of the Churchby Henry Chadwick

    Penguin Books Ltd 1993; US$ 18.68

    Examines the beginning of the Christian movement during the first centuries AD, and the explosive force of its expansion throughout the Roman world more...

  • One Nation, Under Godsby Peter Manseau

    Little, Brown and Company 2015; US$ 13.49

    A groundbreaking new look at the story of America At the heart of the nation's spiritual history are audacious and often violent scenes. But the Puritans and the shining city on the hill give us just one way to understand the United States. Rather than recite American history from a Christian vantage point, Peter Manseau proves that what really... more...

  • The Twilight of Atheismby Alister Mcgrath

    The Doubleday Religious Publishing Group 2007; US$ 12.99

    In this bold and provocative new book, the author of In the Beginning and The Reenchantment of Nature challenges the widely held assumption that the world is becoming more secular and demonstrates why atheism cannot provide the moral and intellectual guidance essential for coping with the complexities of modern life. Atheism is one of the most... more...

  • Foxe's Book of Martyrsby John Foxe; John N. King

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 8.99

    Foxe's Book of Martyrs is a collection of unforgettable accounts of religious persecution. This modernized selection brings together some of the most stirring tales of the interrogation and execution of heretics burnt at the stake in the reign of Mary, with some of the original woodcut illustrations and an illuminating introduction. - ;'Be... more...

  • Beyond the Thresholdby Christopher M. Moreman

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2008; US$ 28.99

    Beyond the Threshold is the first book to seriously consider the interplay between traditional world religions and metaphysical experiences in exploring the timeless question of what happens when we die. Christopher M. Moreman examines and compares the beliefs and practices of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, and... more...

  • The Study of Religion under the Impact of Fascismby Horst Junginger

    BRILL 2007; US$ 203.00

    The study of religion under the spell of fascism has not received due attention. One reason for the noticeable lack of interest was the political involvement of many historians of religions. Among those who had good reason to leave the era of fascism untouched, we find prominent figures in the field. Another obstacle to examining the past impartially... more...