Forgiveness An Alternative Account
ISBN: HB: 9780300259858, Yale University Press, January 2023
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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Dissolution of the Monasteries A New History
ISBN: HB: 9780300115727, Yale University Press, October 2022
704 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 32 colour illus.
Shortly before Easter, 1540 saw the end of almost a millennium of monastic life in England. Until then religious houses had acted as a focus for education, literary, and artistic expression and even the creation of regional and national identity. The...
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1 Maccabees A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary
ISBN: HB: 9780300159936, Yale University Press, June 2022
504 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 2 black&white illus.
A new translation and commentary on I Maccabees that offers a fresh interpretation of the author's values and purpose. First Maccabees, composed in the second century BCE, chronicles four decades of clashes between Hellenistic Syria and Judea, from...
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Hoax The Catholic Plot that Never Was
ISBN: HB: 9780300123807, Yale University Press, June 2022
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 16 black&white illus.
The extraordinary story of the Popish Plot and how it shaped the political and religious future of Britain. In 1678, a handful of perjurers claimed that the Catholics of England planned to assassinate the king. Men like the "Reverend Doctor" Titus O...
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Journeys to Heaven and Hell Tours of the Afterlife in the Early Christian Tradition
ISBN: HB: 9780300257007, Yale University Press, June 2022
344 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
A New York Times best-selling scholar's illuminating exploration of the earliest Christian narrated journeys to heaven and hell. From classics such as the Odyssey and the Aeneid to fifth-century Christian apocrypha, narratives that described guided...
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God after Einstein What's Really Going On in the Universe?
ISBN: HB: 9780300251197, Yale University Press, May 2022
248 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
A leading theologian presents a hopeful account of the universe after Einstein, exploring it as a meaningful drama of awakening Before the early twentieth century, scientists and theologians knew almost nothing about time's enormity and the correspo...
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Gospel of Judas A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary
ISBN: HB: 9780300173260, Yale University Press, April 2022
296 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
A new translation and commentary on the extracanonical Coptic text that describes Judas' special status among Jesus' disciples. Since its publication in 2006, "The Gospel of Judas" has generated remarkable interest and debate among scholars and gene...
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Stripping of the Altars Traditional Religion in England, 1400-1580
ISBN: PB: 9780300254419, Yale University Press, April 2022
666 pp., 21.6x14 cm, 143 black&white illus.
This prize-winning account of the pre-Reformation church recreates lay people's experience of religion, showing that late-medieval Catholicism was neither decadent nor decayed, but a strong and vigorous tradition. For this edition, Duffy has written...
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This Earthly Frame The Making of American Secularism
ISBN: HB: 9780300244212, Yale University Press, April 2022
344 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
An award-winning scholar's sweeping history of American secularism, from Jefferson to Trump. In "This Earthly Frame", David Sehat narrates the making of American secularism through its most prominent proponents and most significant detractors. He s...
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Global Calvinism Conversion and Commerce in the Dutch Empire, 1600-1800
ISBN: HB: 9780300236057, Yale University Press, February 2022
408 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 12 black&white illus.
Calvinism went global in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, as close to a thousand Dutch Reformed ministers, along with hundreds of lay chaplains, attached themselves to the Dutch East India and West India companies. Across Asia, Africa, and t...
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