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50 Religion Ideas You Really Need to Know

Written by Peter Stanford


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.95

Despite frequent prognostications regarding the "death of God" and the triumph of secular materialism, religion remains a central component in the lives of most people around the world. There are currently thought to be 2 billion Christians, 1.2 billion Muslims, 800 million Hindus, along with some 700 million followers of other... Read more >
The Secret Language of Sacred Spaces
The Secret Language of Sacred Spaces
Written by Jon Canon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781848991118
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The Secret Language of Sacred Spaces
Decoding Churches, Cathedrals, Temples, Mosques and Other Places of Worship Arou nd the World
Written by Jon Canon


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $35.00

Across the globe, pilgrims and tourists, locals and foreigners flock to sacred sites and houses of worship. Why? Because throughout time, humans have directed extraordinary amounts of energy toward the creation of architecture that expresses their religious beliefs.

From Stonehenge to the Sagrada Família; from the Acropolis to Angkor Wat, The... Read more >
Catholic Dictionary
Catholic Dictionary
Written by John Hardon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886347
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Catholic Dictionary
An Abridged and Updated Edition of Modern Catholic Dictionary
Written by John Hardon


Format: Trade Paperback, 576 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $19.99

John Hardon's comprehensive, one-volume work of reference defining the key
terms of Catholicism; updated to include the most recent developments in the
Catholic Church.

Clear, concise, and faithful, with over 2,000 entries, Catholic Dictionary is the essential Catholic lexicon in the areas of faith, worship, morals, history, theology, and spirituality. Now revised to include...

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Catholic Dictionary
Catholic Dictionary
Written by John Hardon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307886354
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Catholic Dictionary
An Abridged and Updated Edition of Modern Catholic Dictionary
Written by John Hardon


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: June 25, 2013
Price: $13.99

Pocket Catholic Dictionary is a comprehensive, one-volume reference work containing definitions and explanations of the key terms of Catholicism. Father Hardon has carefully selected some 2,000 entries from his original master tome of over 5,000 terms that comprise Modern Catholic Dictionary. Furthermore, this pocket edition reflects changes in the newly revised...

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The Simple Guide to Attending Buddhist Ceremonies

Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 36 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
The Simple Guide to Attending Christian Ceremonies
Catholic and Protestant
Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 74 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
The Simple Guide to Attending Hindu Ceremonies

Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 54 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
The Simple Guide to Attending Jewish Ceremonies

Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
The Simple Guide to Attending Muslim Ceremonies

Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
The Simple Guide to Attending Orthodox Christian Ceremonies

Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 44 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
The Simple Guide to Attending Sikh Ceremonies

Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 42 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $4.99

In today’s multicultural society we are increasingly likely to meet and become friends with people from different religious backgrounds, and to find ourselves attending an unfamiliar ceremony. When this happens, there can be few of us who know exactly what to expect, or are confident about how to behave. This chapter... Read more >
Jerusalem
Jerusalem
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307798596
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Jerusalem
One City, Three Faiths
Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $15.99

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Karen Armstrong's Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life.

Venerated for millennia by three faiths, torn by irreconcilable conflict, conquered, rebuilt, and mourned for again and again, Jerusalem is a sacred city whose very sacredness has engendered terrible tragedy. In this fascinating volume, Karen Armstrong, author... Read more >
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The Torah
The Torah
Introduction by Rabbi Rodney Mariner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781857333800
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The Torah

Introduction by Rabbi Rodney Mariner


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2010
Price: $34.95

A classic early 20th century translation by the Jewish Publication Society is graced by reproductions of ancient frescoes, medieval illuminated manuscripts, and paintings by contemporary artists.

   • Bound in blue cloth with illuminated front cover,  bears all the hallmarks of a classic work.
   • This edition brings together one of the most beautiful  renderings... Read more >
Touched by a Vampire
Touched by a Vampire
Written by Beth Felker Jones
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781601422798
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Touched by a Vampire
Discovering the Hidden Messages in the Twilight Saga
Written by Beth Felker Jones


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $10.99

EXAMINING TWILIGHT THROUGH A BIBLICAL LENS

People around the world are asking the same question, enraptured with Edward and Bella’s forbidden romance in the Twilight Saga, a four-book serial phenomenon written by Stephenie Meyer. The bestsellers tell the story of a regular girl’s relationship with a vampire who has chosen to follow... Read more >
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Roman Catholic Church - Simple Guides
Roman Catholic Church - Simple Guides
Written by Edmund Hartley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334418
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Roman Catholic Church - Simple Guides

Written by Edmund Hartley


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2009
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the significance of one of the largest organized religions in the world

• to understand the history of the Church, and what it means to be Roman Catholic

• to recognize the Catholic Church’s key practices and beliefs

• to avoid faux pas in conversation, in traveling... Read more >
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Hinduism - Simple Guides
Hinduism - Simple Guides
Written by Venika Mehra Kingsland
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334371
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Hinduism - Simple Guides

Written by Venika Mehra Kingsland


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the principal religion of the Indian subcontinent that has no recognized leader or founder

• to understand what it means to be a Hindu

• to recognize the key deities, and the holidays and festivals of the Hindu year

• to avoid faux pas in conversation, in... Read more >
Judaism - Simple Guides
Judaism - Simple Guides
Written by David Starr-Glass
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334401
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Judaism - Simple Guides

Written by David Starr-Glass


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the wisdom of the world’s oldest monotheistic religion

• to understand what it means to be a Jew

• to recognize the key Jewish festivals and the different aspects of Jewish practice and belief

• to avoid faux pas in conversation, in travelling and in personal relationships


Judaism... Read more >
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Protestant Tradition - Simple Guides
Protestant Tradition - Simple Guides
Written by David Rhymer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334388
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Protestant Tradition - Simple Guides

Written by David Rhymer


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to discover how Protestantism developed and spread from Europe to America

• to appreciate the wide range of interpretations of Protestantism, and the core beliefs and practices shared by the principal Protestant Churches

• to understand the special history of the Church of England

• to gain a perspective... Read more >
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Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides
Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides
Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334395
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Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides

Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the significance of this particular school of Buddhism,famous for its focus on meditation and self-awakening

• to understand the history of Zen and the ‘Ways of Zen’

• to discover how Zen is a way of life — not a belief system

• to avoid faux pas... Read more >
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The Beliefnet Guide to Gnosticism and Other Vanished Christianities
The Beliefnet Guide to Gnosticism and Other Vanished Christianities
Written by Richard Valantasis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307423887
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The Beliefnet Guide to Gnosticism and Other Vanished Christianities

Written by Richard Valantasis


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $8.99

From its earliest days, Christianity has been marked by a rich diversity of beliefs and practices. Different interpretations of Jesus’ life and mission, as well as conflicting views about worship and rituals, gave rise to numerous sects in the first centuries C.E. Condemned as heretical by the official Church, these early... Read more >
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The Beliefnet Guide to Islam
The Beliefnet Guide to Islam
Written by Hesham A. Hassaballa and Kabir Helminski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307423894
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The Beliefnet Guide to Islam

Written by Hesham A. Hassaballa and Kabir Helminski


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $8.99

This concise introduction to Islam offers a sophisticated and informative exploration of the history, beliefs, tenets, and practices of the second-largest religion in the world.

There are 1.3 billion Muslims in the world today, yet Islam remains a misunderstood faith. In this day and age, when issues related to Islam are dominating... Read more >
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Islam - Simple Guides
Islam - Simple Guides
Written by Danielle Robinson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334357
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Islam - Simple Guides

Written by Danielle Robinson


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate one of the world’s great religions and the Islamic way of life

• to understand what it means to follow the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad — ‘the Messenger of God’

• to recognize Islam’s key practices and traditional beliefs

• to avoid faux pas in conversation... Read more >
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Shinto - Simple Guides
Shinto - Simple Guides
Written by Ian Reader
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334333
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Shinto - Simple Guides

Written by Ian Reader


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the significance of Japan’s own religion in everyday life

• to recognize the key traditions and festivals (matsuri) of the Shinto year

• to understand what you will see at Shinto shrines and in Shinto rituals

• to gain insights into the controversies surrounding Shinto, politics and... Read more >
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Sikhism - Simple Guides
Sikhism - Simple Guides
Written by Sewa Singh Kalsi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334364
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Sikhism - Simple Guides

Written by Sewa Singh Kalsi


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate one of the historic religions of the Indian subcontinent

• to understand what it means to be a Sikh, especially the guru—disciple relationship

• to recognize the key festivals of the Sikh year and the different aspects of Sikh worship and practice

• to avoid faux pas... Read more >
Theravada Buddhism - Simple Guides
Theravada Buddhism - Simple Guides
Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334340
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Theravada Buddhism - Simple Guides

Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the timeless wisdom of the oldest form of Buddhism in existence today

• to understand what it means to be a Buddhist

• to recognize the key practices and traditions of Theravada Buddhism

• to avoid faux pas in conversation, in travelling and in personal relationships


ACCESS THE... Read more >
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