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The Mormon People
The Mormon People
Written by Matthew Bowman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644910
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The Mormon People
The Making of an American Faith
Written by Matthew Bowman


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $12.99

“From one of the brightest of the new generation of Mormon-studies scholars comes a crisp, engaging account of the religion’s history.”—The Wall Street Journal
 
With Mormonism on the nation’s radar as never before, religious historian Matthew Bowman has written an essential book that pulls back the curtain on more than... Read more >
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The Mormon People
The Mormon People
Written by Matthew Bowman, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9780449010624
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The Mormon People
The Making of an American Faith
Written by Matthew Bowman
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $20.00

With Mormonism on the verge of an unprecedented cultural and political breakthrough, an eminent scholar of American evangelicalism explores the history and reflects on the future of this native-born American faith and its connection to the life of the nation.
 
In 1830, a young seer and sometime treasure hunter named Joseph Smith... Read more >
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Jesus of Nazareth
Jesus of Nazareth
Written by Paul Verhoeven, Translated by Susan Massotty, Foreword by Rob Van Scheers
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ISBN: 9781609803483
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Jesus of Nazareth

Written by Paul Verhoeven
Translated by Susan Massotty
Foreword by Rob Van Scheers


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2011
Price: $17.95

Building on the work of biblical scholars—Rudolph Bultmann, Raymond Brown, Jane Schaberg, and Robert Funk, among others—filmmaker Paul Verhoeven disrobes the mythical Jesus to reveal a man who has much in common with other great political leaders throughout history—human beings who believed that change was coming in their lifetimes. Gone is... Read more >
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Jesus of Nazareth

Written by Paul Verhoeven
Translated by Susan Massotty
Foreword by Rob Van Scheers


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 29, 2011
Price: $17.95

Building on the work of biblical scholars—Rudolph Bultmann, Raymond Brown, Jane Schaberg, and Robert Funk, among others—filmmaker Paul Verhoeven disrobes the mythical Jesus to reveal a man who has much in common with other great political leaders throughout history—human beings who believed that change was coming in their lifetimes. Gone is... Read more >
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Catholicism
Catholicism
Written by Robert Barron
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307720511
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Catholicism
A Journey to the Heart of the Faith
Written by Robert Barron


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $27.99

“What I propose to do in this book is to take you on a guided exploration of the Catholic world, but not in the manner of a docent, for I am not interested in showing you the artifacts of Catholicism as though they were dusty objets d’art in a museum of... Read more >
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Catholicism
Catholicism
Written by Robert Barron
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ISBN: 9780307720535
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Catholicism
A Journey to the Heart of the Faith
Written by Robert Barron


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $10.99

“What I propose to do in this book is to take you on a guided exploration of the Catholic world, but not in the manner of a docent, for I am not interested in showing you the artifacts of Catholicism as though they were dusty objets d’art in a museum of... Read more >
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No god but God (Updated Edition)
No god but God (Updated Edition)
Written by Reza Aslan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982442
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No god but God (Updated Edition)
The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam
Written by Reza Aslan


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $17.00

A fascinating, accessible introduction to Islam from the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Zealot

INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER • A finalist for the Guardian First Book Award


In No god but God, internationally acclaimed scholar Reza Aslan explains Islam—the origins and evolution of the faith—in all its beauty and complexity. This updated...

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No god but God (Updated Edition)
No god but God (Updated Edition)
Written by Reza Aslan
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ISBN: 9780679643777
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No god but God (Updated Edition)
The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam
Written by Reza Aslan


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $12.99

A fascinating, accessible introduction to Islam from the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Zealot

INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER • A finalist for the Guardian First Book Award


In No god but God, internationally acclaimed scholar Reza Aslan explains Islam—the origins and evolution of the faith—in all its beauty and complexity. This updated...

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History of God
History of God
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307798589
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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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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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Paul Among the People
Paul Among the People
Written by SARAH RUDEN
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385522571
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Paul Among the People
The Apostle Reinterpreted and Reimagined in His Own Time
Written by SARAH RUDEN


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: August 2, 2011
Price: $15.00

In Paul Among the People, Sarah Ruden explores the writings of the evangelist Paul in the context of his time and culture, to recover his original message of freedom and love while overturning the common—and fundamental—misconception that Paul represented a puritanical, hysterically homophobic, misogynist, or reactionary vision.
              
By setting famous and...

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Santeria
African Spirits in America
Written by Joseph M. Murphy


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 1, 2011
Price: $20.00

Santería represents the first in-depth, scholarly account of a profound way of wisdom that is growing in importance in America today. A professional academic and himself a participant in the Santería community of the Bronx for several years, Joseph Murphy offers a powerful description and insightful analysis of this African/Cuban religion. He... Read more >
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A Reforming People
A Reforming People
Written by David D. Hall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679441175
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A Reforming People
Puritanism and the Transformation of Public Life in New England
Written by David D. Hall


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $29.95

A revelatory account of the aspirations and accomplishments of the people who founded the New England colonies, comparing the reforms they enacted with those attempted in England during the period of the English Revolution.

Distinguished historian David D. Hall looks afresh at how the colonists set up churches, civil governments, and... Read more >
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A Reforming People
A Reforming People
Written by David D. Hall
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ISBN: 9780307595287
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A Reforming People

Written by David D. Hall


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $12.99

A revelatory account of the aspirations and accomplishments of the people who founded the New England colonies, comparing the reforms they enacted with those attempted in England during the period of the English Revolution.

Distinguished historian David D. Hall looks afresh at how the colonists set up churches, civil governments, and... Read more >
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Confession of a Buddhist Atheist
Confession of a Buddhist Atheist
Written by Stephen Batchelor
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ISBN: 9780385527071
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Confession of a Buddhist Atheist

Written by Stephen Batchelor


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

Does Buddhism require faith? Can an atheist or agnostic follow the Buddha’s teachings without believing in reincarnation or organized religion?
 
This is one man’s confession.

 
In his classic Buddhism Without Beliefs, Stephen Batchelor offered a profound, secular approach to the teachings of the Buddha that struck an emotional chord... Read more >
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The Book of Margery Kempe
The Book of Margery Kempe
Written by John Skinner
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307768766
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The Book of Margery Kempe

Written by John Skinner


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 26, 2011
Price: $14.99

Though a familiar name, little was known about the English mystic Margery Kempe (c. 1373-c. 1440) for hundreds of years except that she had an association with the great Julian of Norwich. This all changed in 1934 with the discovery of The Book of Margery Kempe in a library where it... Read more >
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The Rock
The Rock
Written by Kanan Makiya
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ISBN: 9780307772800
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The Rock
A Tale of Seventh-Century Jerusalem
Written by Kanan Makiya


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2010
Price: $12.99

Whose rock is enshrined inside the golden Dome of Jerusalem? The rock of Moses or of Muhammad? Kanan Makiya gathers together the stories, legends, and beliefs that define the Rock—the place where Adam landed in his fall from Paradise and where Abraham attempted to sacrifice his first-born; where Solomon’s Temple stood... Read more >
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American Veda
American Veda
Written by Philip Goldberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385521345
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American Veda
From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation How Indian Spirituality Changed the West
Written by Philip Goldberg


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $26.00

In February 1968 the Beatles went to India for an extended stay with their new guru, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. It may have been the most momentous spiritual retreat since Jesus spent those forty days in the wilderness.
 
With these words, Philip Goldberg begins his monumental work, American Veda, a fascinating look... Read more >
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American Veda
American Veda
Written by Philip Goldberg
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ISBN: 9780307719614
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American Veda
From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation How Indian Spirituality Changed the West
Written by Philip Goldberg


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $11.99

In February 1968 the Beatles went to India for an extended stay with their new guru, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. It may have been the most momentous spiritual retreat since Jesus spent those forty days in the wilderness.
 
With these words, Philip Goldberg begins his monumental work, American Veda, a fascinating look... Read more >
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Reading Jesus
Reading Jesus
Written by Mary Gordon
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ISBN: 9780307277626
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Reading Jesus
A Writer's Encounter with the Gospels
Written by Mary Gordon


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $15.00

Reading Jesus is a personal journey through the fundamental Biblical stories. As celebrated author Mary Gordon ponders the intense strangeness of a deity in human form, unresolved moral ambiguities within the text, and the problem posed to her as an enlightened reader by the miracle of the Resurrection. What she rediscovers—and...

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The Case for God
The Case for God
Written by Karen Armstrong
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ISBN: 9780307389800
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The Case for God

Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $17.95

A nuanced exploration of the part that religion plays in human life, drawing on the insights of the past in order to build a faith that speaks to the needs of our dangerously polarized age.
 
Moving from the Paleolithic age to the present, Karen Armstrong details the great lengths to which humankind... Read more >
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Life After Death
Life After Death
Written by Alan Segal
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ISBN: 9780307874733
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Life After Death
A History of the Afterlife in Western Religion
Written by Alan Segal


Format: eBook, 880 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2010
Price: $21.99

A magisterial work of social history, Life After Death illuminates the many different ways ancient civilizations grappled with the question of what exactly happens to us after we die.

In a masterful exploration of how Western civilizations have defined the afterlife, Alan F. Segal weaves together biblical and literary scholarship, sociology, history... Read more >
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Rabbi Paul
Rabbi Paul
Written by Bruce Chilton
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ISBN: 9780307551054
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Rabbi Paul
An Intellectual Biography
Written by Bruce Chilton


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2010
Price: $12.99

A brilliant new biography of Saint Paul, whose interpretations of the life and teachings of Jesus transformed a loosely organized, grassroots peasant movement into the structured religion we know today

Without Paul, there would be no Christianity. His letters to various churches scattered throughout the Roman Empire articulated, for the first time... Read more >
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Paul Among the People
Paul Among the People
Written by SARAH RUDEN
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ISBN: 9780307379023
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Paul Among the People
The Apostle Reinterpreted and Reimagined in His Own Time
Written by SARAH RUDEN


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2010
Price: $11.99

It is a common—and fundamental—misconception that Paul told people how to live. Apart from forbidding certain abusive practices, he never gives any precise instructions for living. It would have violated his two main social principles: human freedom and dignity, and the need for people to love one another.
 
Paul was a... Read more >
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Reading Jesus
Reading Jesus
Written by Mary Gordon
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307378590
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Reading Jesus
A Writer's Encounter with the Gospels
Written by Mary Gordon


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 27, 2009
Price: $13.99

Reading Jesus is a personal journey through the fundamental Biblical stories. As celebrated author Mary Gordon ponders the intense strangeness of a deity in human form, unresolved moral ambiguities within the text, and the problem posed to her as an enlightened reader by the miracle of the Resurrection. What she rediscovers—and...

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