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A History of Religion in 5 Objects
A History of Religion in 5 Objects
Written by S. Brent Plate
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807033111
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A History of Religion in 5 Objects
Bringing the Spiritual to Its Senses
Written by S. Brent Plate


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $27.95

A leading scholar explores the importance of physical objects and sensory experience in the practice of religion.
 
Humans are needy. We need things: objects, keepsakes, stuff, tokens, knickknacks, bits and pieces, junk, and treasure. We carry special objects in our pockets and purses, and place them on shelves in our homes... Read more >
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A History of Religion in 5 Objects
Bringing the Spiritual to Its Senses
Written by S. Brent Plate


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $27.95

A leading scholar explores the importance of physical objects and sensory experience in the practice of religion.
 
Humans are needy. We need things: objects, keepsakes, stuff, tokens, knickknacks, bits and pieces, junk, and treasure. We carry special objects in our pockets and purses, and place them on shelves in our homes... Read more >
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Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers
Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers
Written by U.S. Catholic Bishops
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780307986528
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Catholic Household Blessings and Prayers

Written by U.S. Catholic Bishops


Format: Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2012
Price: $9.99

For Catholics, the family is recognized as the "domestic church," and it is in the family that people learn to recognize the love of God and to turn to Him in prayer. It is in the family that people first learn the virtues of living a God-centered life.
 
Catholic Household Blessings... Read more >
History of God
History of God
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307798589
Our Price: $11.99
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History of God

Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2011
Price: $11.99

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

In this stunningly intelligent book, Karen Armstrong, one of Britain's foremost commentators on religious affairs, traces the history of how men and women have perceived and experienced God, from the time of Abraham to the present. From... Read more >
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Judaism - Simple Guides

Written by David Starr-Glass


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
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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Orthodox Church - Simple Guides

Written by Katherine Clark


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $10.95

THIS BOOK WILL HELP YOU

• to appreciate the depth and beauty of the dominant form of Christianity in Greece, Russia and much of Eastern Europe

• to understand the tenets, nature and holy days of Orthodox belief

• to recognize the physical features of an Orthodox church, and the spiritual significance of icons

&bull... Read more >
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Protestant Tradition - Simple Guides

Written by David Rhymer


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
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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Roman Catholic Church - Simple Guides

Written by Edmund Hartley


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
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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Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides

Written by Diana St. Ruth


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
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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Islam - Simple Guides

Written by Danielle Robinson


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
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

Written by Ian Reader


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
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

Written by Sewa Singh Kalsi


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
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

Written by Diana St. Ruth


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: July 12, 2011
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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Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist
Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist
Written by Brant Pitre, Foreword by Scott Hahn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385531856
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Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist
Unlocking the Secrets of the Last Supper
Written by Brant Pitre
Foreword by Scott Hahn


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

In recent years, Christians everywhere are rediscovering the Jewish roots of their faith. Every year at Easter time, many believers now celebrate Passover meals (known as Seders) seeking to understand exactly what happened at Jesus’ final Passover, the night before he was crucified.
  
Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist... Read more >
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Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist
Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist
Written by Brant Pitre, Foreword by Scott Hahn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385531849
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Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist
Unlocking the Secrets of the Last Supper
Written by Brant Pitre
Foreword by Scott Hahn


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $21.99

In recent years, Christians everywhere are rediscovering the Jewish roots of their faith. Every year at Easter time, many believers now celebrate Passover meals (known as Seders) seeking to understand exactly what happened at Jesus’ final Passover, the night before he was crucified.
  
Jesus and the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist... Read more >
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The Torah
The Torah
Introduction by Rabbi Rodney Mariner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781857333800
Our Price: $34.95
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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 >
Wisdom from the Monastery
Wisdom from the Monastery
Edited by Peter Seewald, Contribution by Lucia Glahn, Simone Kosog and Bernhard Muller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439230
Our Price: $18.95
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Wisdom from the Monastery
A Program of Spiritual Healing
Edited by Peter Seewald
Contribution by Lucia Glahn, Simone Kosog and Bernhard Muller


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $18.95

For almost two millennia, Christian men and women have banded together to live in devotion to God and humanity. Recent studies have shown that, on average, men and women in Holy Orders are healthier and live longer than the rest of us. What timeless solutions to the things that ail us... Read more >
Do I Kneel or Do I Bow?
Do I Kneel or Do I Bow?
Written by Akasha Lonsdale
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857335248
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Do I Kneel or Do I Bow?
What You Need To Know When Attending Religious Occasions
Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $19.95

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 book... Read more >
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Do I Kneel or Do I Bow?
What You Need To Know When Attending Religious Occasions
Written by Akasha Lonsdale


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2010
Price: $19.95

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 book... 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
Our Price: $10.95
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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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The Catholic Home
The Catholic Home
Written by Meredith Gould
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307550521
Our Price: $11.99
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The Catholic Home
Celebrations and Traditions for Holidays, Feast Days, and Every Day
Written by Meredith Gould


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2009
Price: $11.99

A practical, inspiring guide to Catholic observances and celebrations for the home.

For centuries, the Catholic Church has offered an abundance of splendid traditions that extend religious and spiritual practice into daily life. Now, Meredith Gould reintroduces these customs and rituals to modern Roman Catholics.

Using the liturgical calendar, The Catholic Home... 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
Our Price: $10.95
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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 >
Also available as an eBook.
Protestant Tradition - Simple Guides
Protestant Tradition - Simple Guides
Written by David Rhymer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334388
Our Price: $10.95
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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 >
Also available as an eBook.
Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides
Zen Buddhism - Simple Guides
Written by Diana St. Ruth and Richard St. Ruth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857334395
Our Price: $10.95
 Quantity: 1 
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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 >
Also available as an eBook.
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