Christianity as a Way of Life A Systematic Theology
ISBN: HB: 9780300244090, Yale University Press, November 2024
328 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
Focusing on Christianity's core practices, a leading theologian imagines Christianity as a way of life oriented toward wisdom. In this book, Kevin W. Hector argues that we can understand Christianity as a set of practices designed to transform one'...
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Problem of the Christian Master Augustine in the Afterlife of Slavery
ISBN: HB: 9780300266597, Yale University Press, July 2024
296 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
A bold rereading of Augustine of Hippo's political thought in the wake of Black Lives Matter. Over the last two decades, scholars have made a striking return to the resources of the Augustinian tradition to theorize citizenship, virtue, and the pla...
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Exclusionary West Medieval Minorities and the Making of Modern Europe
ISBN: HB: 9781787383159, Hurst Publishers, May 2024
256 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! A timely study of the intrinsic connections between Western European nations and their non-Christian minorities in the age of state formation. Anti-Semitism and Islamophobia are on the rise in twenty-first-century Europe, but...
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Forgiveness An Alternative Account
ISBN: PB: 9780300276824, ISBN: HB: 9780300259858, Yale University Press, April 2024
288 pp., 23,4x15,5 cm
A deeply researched and poignant reflection on the practice of forgiveness in an unforgiving world. In this sensitive and probing book, Matthew Ichihashi Potts explores the complex moral terrain of forgiveness, which he claims has too often served a...
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To Speak a Defiant Word Sermons and Speeches on Justice and Transformation
ISBN: HB: 9780300268065, Yale University Press, January 2024
416 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
Twenty-five years of writings by the religious thinker and activist Pauli Murray. The religious thought and activism that shaped the late twentieth century is typically described in terms of Black men from the major Black denominations, a depiction...
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Jonah A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary
ISBN: HB: 9780300206678, Yale University Press, November 2023
368 pp., 22,9x15,2 cm, 1 black&white illus.
An innovative translation and commentary on the book of Jonah by a trio of award-winning scholars. The book of Jonah, which tells the outlandish story of a disobedient prophet swallowed by a great fish, is one of the Bible's best-known narratives....
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World of the Crusades
ISBN: PB: 9780300274219, ISBN: HB: 9780300217391, Yale University Press, November 2023
520 pp., 23,5x15,6 cm
Throughout the Middle Ages crusading was justified by religious ideology, but the resulting military campaigns were fueled by concrete objectives: land, resources, power, reputation. Crusaders amassed possessions of all sorts, from castles to reliqua...
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Innocence of Pontius Pilate How the Roman Trial of Jesus Shaped History
ISBN: PB: 9781805260288, ISBN: HB: 9781787382176, Hurst Publishers, November 2023
448 pp., 21,6x13,8 cm
For sale in CIS only! How have Christianity and Empire been shaped by perceptions of Pilate's role in the Crucifixion? The gospels and ancient historians agree: Jesus was sentenced to death by Pontius Pilate, the Roman imperial prefect in Jerusalem...
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Darkly Radiant Vision The Black Social Gospel in the Shadow of MLK
ISBN: HB: 9780300264524, Yale University Press, September 2023
632 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 18 black&white illus.
The Black social gospel is a tradition of unsurpassed importance in American life, and it remains ongoing. So Gary Dorrien argues in his groundbreaking trilogy of books on the history of Black social Christianity. Following his Grawemeyer Award-winni...
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Ezra A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary
ISBN: HB: 9780300149692, Yale University Press, September 2023
504 pp., 23,5x15,6 cm, 2 black&white illus.
A new translation and commentary on the biblical book of Ezra by the renowned author of two award-winning biblical commentaries. The book of Ezra is a remarkable testament to a nation's ability to survive and develop a distinctive identity under im...
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