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Product Description: His Hiding Place is Darkness explores the uncertainties of faith and love in a pluralistic age. In keeping with his conviction that studying multiple religious traditions intensifies rather than attenuates religious devotion, Francis Clooney's latest work of comparative theology seeks a way beyond today's religious and interreligious uncertainty by pairing a fresh reading of the absence of the beloved in the Biblical Song of Songs with a pioneering study of the same theme in the Holy Word of Mouth (9th century CE), a classic of Hindu mystical poetry rarely studied in the West...read more

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9780804776806 | Stanford Univ Pr, December 4, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: His Hiding Place is Darkness explores the uncertainties of faith and love in a pluralistic age.

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9780804776813 | Stanford Univ Pr, December 4, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: His Hiding Place is Darkness explores the uncertainties of faith and love in a pluralistic age.

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Product Description: Drawing upon the author’s three decades of work in comparative theology, this is a pertinent and comprehensive introduction to the field, which offers a clear guide to the reader, enabling them to engage in comparative study. The author has three decades of experience of work in the field of comparative theology and is ideally placed to write this book Today’s increasing religious diversity makes this a pertinent and timely publication Unique in the depth of its introduction and explanation of the discipline of ‘comparative theology’ Provides examples of how comparative theology works in the new global context of human religiosity Draws on examples specific to Hindu-Christian studies to show how it is possible to understand more deeply the wider diversity around us...read more

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9781405179737 | Blackwell Pub, April 5, 2010, cover price $115.95 | About this edition: Drawing upon the author’s three decades of work in comparative theology, this is a pertinent and comprehensive introduction to the field, which offers a clear guide to the reader, enabling them to engage in comparative study.

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Product Description: The Truth, the Way, the Life offers a careful reading of the three holy mantras of Srivainavism, a south Indian Hindu tradition dedicated to Narayana, Lord of the universe, and Sri, his eternal spouse. The mantras, short prayers rich in theological and devotional meaning, explain and encourage a way of life dedicated to praise and service, surrender and dependence on divine grace ― and so introduce key topics that Christian readers will find familiar and still central to the spiritual life today...read more

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9780802864130 | Eerdmans Pub Co, April 6, 2009, cover price $56.00 | About this edition: The Truth, the Way, the Life offers a careful reading of the three holy mantras of Srivainavism, a south Indian Hindu tradition dedicated to Narayana, Lord of the universe, and Sri, his eternal spouse.

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Product Description: In Jesuit Postmodern, Francis X. Clooney has gathered nine American Jesuit scholars teaching at universities to reflect on their scholarly work, why they engage in it, and how the work they do coheres with their self-understanding as Jesuits...read more
By Francis X. Clooney (editor)

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9780739114001 | Lexington Books, March 31, 2006, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In Jesuit Postmodern, Francis X.

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9780739114018 | Lexington Books, February 28, 2006, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: In Jesuit Postmodern, nine American Jesuit scholars teaching at universities reflect on their scholarly work, why they engage in it, and how the work they do coheres with their self-understanding as Jesuits.

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Book by Clooney, Francis Xavier

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9781597520683 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 2, 2005, cover price $19.00
9781570751646 | Orbis Books, March 1, 1998, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Book by Clooney, Francis Xavier
9789990046649 | Orbis Books, March 1, 1998, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: In Divine Mother, Blessed Mother, Francis X. Clooney, S.J., a scholar of Hinduism as well as a Catholic priest and theologian, offers the first full-length comparative study of Hindu goddesses and the Virgin Mary. Clooney begins by looking at three specific goddesses as they are presented and addressed in religiously and theologically rich hymns from the Sanskrit and Tamil traditions: Nullri Laksmi, the eternal consort of Lord Visnu and life-giver to Him and all the world; the great Goddess Devi, in whom the world and gods too exist and flourish; and the lovely Tamil Goddess Apirnullami, who illumines the inmost mind and heart...read more

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9780195170375 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, November 11, 2004, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: In Divine Mother, Blessed Mother, Francis X.

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Product Description: This volume offers an in-depth study of key themes common to the Hindu and Christian religious traditions. It redefines how we think about Hinduism, comparative study, and Christian theology. This book offers a bold new look at how traditions encounter one another, and how good comparisons are to be made...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195138542 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, September 27, 2001, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This volume offers an in-depth study of key themes common to the Hindu and Christian religious traditions.

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Product Description: Examines texts and commentaries in the Tamil-language SArivastradition of South India; about the general issues of text, vision, and narrative that such texts raise, and about the implications of these for a particular style of comparative theology.

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9780791429952 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1996, cover price $56.50 | About this edition: "Examines texts and commentaries in the Tamil-language SArivastradition of South India; about the general issues of text, vision, and narrative that such texts raise, and about the implications of these for a particular style of comparative theology.

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9780791429969 | State Univ of New York Pr, July 1, 1996, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Examines texts and commentaries in the Tamil-language SArivastradition of South India; about the general issues of text, vision, and narrative that such texts raise, and about the implications of these for a particular style of comparative theology.

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Product Description: Book by Clooney, Francis X.

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9780791413654 | State Univ of New York Pr, April 1, 1993, cover price $55.50 | About this edition: Book by Clooney, Francis X.

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9780791413661 | State Univ of New York Pr, April 1, 1993, cover price $31.95

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