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Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?
. . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
Written by Guy Consolmagno, SJ and Paul Mueller, SJ


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
Publisher: Image
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00
ISBN: 978-0-8041-3695-2 (0-8041-3695-5)

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Being Both
Embracing Two Religions in One Interfaith Family
Written by Susan Katz Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $18.00
ISBN: 978-0-8070-6116-9 (0-8070-6116-6)

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The Great Partnership
Science, Religion, and the Search for Meaning
Written by Jonathan Sacks


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Schocken
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-0-8052-1250-1 (0-8052-1250-7)

National Jewish Book Awards 2012, Finalist
Dorot Foundation Award for
Modern Jewish Thought and Experience

Impassioned, erudite, thoroughly researched, and beautifully reasoned, The Great Partnership argues not only that science and religion are compatible, but that they complement each other—and that the world needs both.

“Atheism deserves better than the new atheists,” states... Read more >
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Thomas Jefferson's Qur'an
Islam and the Founders
Written by Denise Spellberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: July 1, 2014
Price: $16.95
ISBN: 978-0-307-38839-1 (0-307-38839-5)

In this original and illuminating book, Denise A. Spellberg reveals a little-known but crucial dimension of the story of American religious freedom—a drama in which Islam played a surprising role. In 1765, eleven years before composing the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson bought a Qur’an. This marked only the beginning of... Read more >

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The Lost Book of Mormon
A Journey Through the Mythic Lands of Nephi, Zarahemla, and Kansas City, Missouri
Written by Avi Steinberg


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $26.95
ISBN: 978-0-385-53569-4 (0-385-53569-4)

Is the Book of Mormon the Great American Novel? Decades before Melville and Twain composed their great works, a farmhand and child seer named Joseph Smith unearthed a long-buried book from a haunted hill in western New York State that told of an epic history of ancient America, a story about a family... Read more >
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October 28, 2014
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At Home in Exile
Why Diaspora Is Good for the Jews
Written by Alan Wolfe


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $27.95
ISBN: 978-0-8070-3313-5 (0-8070-3313-8)

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