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Product Description: From the Founding Fathers through the present, Christianity has exercised powerful influence in the United States—from its role in shaping politics and social institutions to its hand in inspiring art and culture. The Encyclopedia of Christianity in the United States outlines the myriad roles Christianity has played and continues to play...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9781442244313 | Box edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, November 18, 2016), cover price $495.00 | About this edition: From the Founding Fathers through the present, Christianity has exercised powerful influence in the United States—from its role in shaping politics and social institutions to its hand in inspiring art and culture.

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Product Description: Since it first appeared in English translation in 1962, A Little Exercise for Young Theologians has achieved classic status. In thirteen concise reflections Helmut Thielicke offers wise counsel on the difficulties—and vital importance—of maintaining one's spiritual health in the course of academic theological study...read more
By Martin E. Marty (introduced by)

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9780802874153 | Eerdmans Pub Co, November 3, 2016, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Since it first appeared in English translation in 1962, A Little Exercise for Young Theologians has achieved classic status.

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Product Description: Known locally as the birthplace of American religious freedom, Flushing, Queens, in New York City is now so diverse and densely populated that it has become a microcosm of world religions. City of Gods explores the history of Flushing from the colonial period to the aftermath of September 11, 2001, spanning the origins of Vlissingen and early struggles between Quakers, Dutch authorities, Anglicans, African Americans, Catholics, and Jews to the consolidation of New York City in1898, two World's Fairs and postwar commemorations of Flushing’s heritage, and, finally, the Immigration Act of 1965 and the arrival of Hindus, Sikhs, Muslims, Buddhists, and Asian and Latino Christians...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9780823271597 | Fordham Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: Known locally as the birthplace of American religious freedom, Flushing, Queens, in New York City is now so diverse and densely populated that it has become a microcosm of world religions.

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9780823271603 | Fordham Univ Pr, July 1, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Known locally as the birthplace of American religious freedom, Flushing, Queens, in New York City is now so diverse and densely populated that it has become a microcosm of world religions.

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Product Description: “This volume is small but weighty and a solid addition for all modern Christianity collections.” — Ray Olson, Booklist With a foreword by James Martin, this classic reader on the Reformation by Martin Marty answers the question: Why is the Reformation relevant today? Most importantly, this book is about how the Reformation impacts us devotionally as Christians of any denomination...read more

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9781612616568 | Paraclete Pr, May 1, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: “This volume is small but weighty and a solid addition for all modern Christianity collections.

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Product Description: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.publicdomain.org.uk) as a Public Domain Book, if you have any inquiries, requests or need any help you can just send an email to publications@publicdomain...read more

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9780679603269 | Modern Library, August 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Reveals the spiritual and ascetical life of Saint Augustine.

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9781519258281 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 13, 2015, cover price $13.99 | also contains Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Confessions of Saint Augustine | About this edition: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
9781620297933, titled "Confessions of Saint Augustine" | Abr upd edition (Barbour Pub Inc, May 1, 2013), cover price $6.99 | also contains Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Confessions of Saint Augustine | About this edition: The classic spiritual autobiography of St.
9781437835960 | Indypublish.Com, July 30, 2008, cover price $46.99 | also contains Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Confessions of Saint Augustine | About this edition: There are many editions of The Confessions of Saint Augustine.
9780451527806 | Signet Classic, February 1, 2001, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Reveals the spiritual and ascetical life of Saint Augustine.

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Product Description: Hizmet Means Service examines Hizmet, a Turkey-based but global movement dedicated to human service. Inspired by Fethullah Gülen, a Sufi Muslim mystic, scholar, and preacher, it is an international endeavor focused on education, business, interfaith dialogue, science, and efforts to promote tolerance and understanding...read more
By Martin E. Marty (editor)

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9780520285170 | Univ of California Pr, September 22, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Hizmet Means Service examines Hizmet, a Turkey-based but global movement dedicated to human service.

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9780520285187 | Univ of California Pr, September 22, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Hizmet Means Service examines Hizmet, a Turkey-based but global movement dedicated to human service.
9780533132102, titled "Bug Smasher" | Vantage Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $12.95 | also contains Bug Smasher | About this edition: Book by Fischer, John J.
9780533132133, titled "Millennium Blitzkrieg" | Vantage Pr, May 1, 2000, cover price $13.95 | also contains Millennium Blitzkrieg | About this edition: .

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Product Description: How can faith speak directly to people's real lives? How can conversation around Scripture make ''all the difference'' in the arenas of one's daily world? People who have heard the Bible many times--or for the first time--want to know in the terms and images of their life situation...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9781625647399, titled "Seventy Images of Grace in the Epistles...: That Make All the Difference in Daily Life" | Wipf & Stock Pub, July 7, 2015, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: How can faith speak directly to people's real lives?

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Product Description: Martin Luther’s historical significance can hardly be overstated. Known as the father of the Protestant Reformation, Luther has had an enormous impact on Western Christianity and culture. In Luther on the Christian Life, historian Carl Trueman introduces readers to the lively Reformer, taking them on a tour of his historical context, theological system, and approach to the Christian life...read more
By Robert Kolb (foreword by), Martin E. Marty (other contributor) and Carl R. Trueman

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9781433525025 | Crossway Books, February 28, 2015, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Martin Luther’s historical significance can hardly be overstated.

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Product Description: What Cannot Be Fixed is anchored in the terrain of the broken world: the old Adam, the prodigal son, loneliness, exile, and Christ's cries of abandonment on the cross. There is much that cannot be fixed, but in the midst of the loss are the flashes and glimmers of promise, of Advent, of reunion, the empty tomb, and grace...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9781625645869 | Wipf & Stock Pub, February 26, 2014, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: What Cannot Be Fixed is anchored in the terrain of the broken world: the old Adam, the prodigal son, loneliness, exile, and Christ's cries of abandonment on the cross.

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Product Description: Franz Bibfeldt's famously flexible theology comes to life for a new generation of readers in this revised and expanded edition of The Unrelieved Paradox, which, besides completely reproducing the original 1994 volume, contains these noteworthy added features:A new preface by Martin Marty ("Not a classic!" he says)Previously unpublished essays by William Schweiker, Jean-Luc Marion, James T...read more
By Jerald C. Brauer (editor) and Martin E. Marty (editor)

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9780802869784 | Anv rev edition (Eerdmans Pub Co, December 6, 2012), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Franz Bibfeldt's famously flexible theology comes to life for a new generation of readers in this revised and expanded edition of The Unrelieved Paradox, which, besides completely reproducing the original 1994 volume, contains these noteworthy added features:A new preface by Martin Marty ("Not a classic!

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Product Description: The future of America, in many ways, depends upon an understanding of the proper role of religion in our shared life as a republic. Discussions and debates on the topic have too often generated noise, platitudes, stereotypes, name-calling, and the distortion of vitally important issues, instead of constructive conversation among citizens--until now...read more

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9781118554401 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, October 9, 2012, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The future of America, in many ways, depends upon an understanding of the proper role of religion in our shared life as a republic.
9780787950316 | Jossey-Bass Inc Pub, February 1, 2000, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The future of America, in many ways, depends upon an understanding of the proper role of religion in our shared life as a republic.

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Product Description: The reality of the secular has come to obsess modern religious thinkers, notes Martin E. Marty. This volume analyzes from the first time the complex story of THE MODERN SCHISM, an episode in the cultural and spiritual history of the West which has had fateful consequences for contemporary society...read more

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9781620325223 | Wipf & Stock Pub, September 1, 2012, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The reality of the secular has come to obsess modern religious thinkers, notes Martin E.

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Product Description: This is the first book to discern and spell out the fascinating coalescence of churches in America today. Drawing on mainline Protestantism, the newer evangelicalism, and Roman Catholicism, this new community, or "community of communities" may be called a "public church" because it is particularly sensitive to the public order and to the interplay of its members as citizens and church people...read more

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9781620325216 | Wipf & Stock Pub, September 1, 2012, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: This is the first book to discern and spell out the fascinating coalescence of churches in America today.

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Product Description: The memoir of the Rev. Dr. Herbert W. Chilstrom, the first presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. It is the story of his life as it intertwines with the church from baptism to the present day. The book begins with a reflective account of his family roots, childhood, education, pastoral and teaching career...read more

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9781932688610 | Lutheran Univ Pr, August 1, 2011, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The memoir of the Rev.

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Product Description: For fascination, influence, inspiration, and controversy, Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Letters and Papers from Prison is unmatched by any other book of Christian reflection written in the twentieth century. A Lutheran pastor and theologian, Bonhoeffer spent two years in Nazi prisons before being executed at age thirty-nine, just a month before the German surrender, for his role in the plot to kill Hitler...read more

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9780691139210, titled "Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Letters and Papers from Prison: A Biography" | Princeton Univ Pr, February 7, 2011, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: For fascination, influence, inspiration, and controversy, Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Letters and Papers from Prison is unmatched by any other book of Christian reflection written in the twentieth century.

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Product Description: The needs for and the benefits of holistic health care--care that extends to the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of individuals--have been well known for 2,500 years or so. But still, to quote the late Rodney Dangerfield, some caregivers "don't get no respect...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9781608996285 | Wipf & Stock Pub, May 1, 2010, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: The needs for and the benefits of holistic health care--care that extends to the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of individuals--have been well known for 2,500 years or so.

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Product Description: Ministry on the Edge tells the story of Dr. Kenneth Vaux's long-standing career as theologian and minister--the first bio-ethicist, a civil rights advocate, and interfaith pioneer. Through a collection of essays, articles, and sermons, Vaux traces his prophetic assessment of important ethical issues from the perspective of theology and religion...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9781608995066 | Wipf & Stock Pub, April 1, 2010, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Ministry on the Edge tells the story of Dr.

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Product Description: Beginning with the Psalms and adding the distilled wisdom of years of study and writing, Martin Marty offers a meditation marked by insight, strength, and a sure, sober faith. Throughout A Cry of Absence, he pursues the metaphor of the "winter of the heart...read more

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9780060654344 | Harpercollins, January 1, 1983, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A respected theologian and teacher offers a meditation on the dark seasons of life, the 'winter of the heart,' when doubt, grief, and confusion intrude, and illuminates the possibilities of insight, strength, endurance, and hope

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9781608991471 | Reprint edition (Wipf & Stock Pub, November 1, 2009), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Beginning with the Psalms and adding the distilled wisdom of years of study and writing, Martin Marty offers a meditation marked by insight, strength, and a sure, sober faith.
9780802843289 | Eerdmans Pub Co, August 1, 1997, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The reflections in Martin Marty's classic, like those of the Psalmist who inspired them, grapple with the sense of divine remoteness and distance found in the "winter of the heart", a time, ironically, when one can have a fresh experience with God.
9780060654023 | Revised edition (Harpercollins, January 1, 1993), cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The reflections in Martin Marty's classic, like those of the Psalmist who inspired them, grapple with the sense of divine remoteness and distance found in the "winter of the heart", a time, ironically, when one can have a fresh experience with God.

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Product Description: With essays by Peter Berger, George Forell, Reginald Fuller, Walter Harrelson, Franklin Littell, Jaroslav Pelikan, Franklin Sherman, all under the editorship of Martin Marty.Less than two decades since Bonhoeffer's execution in 1945, a symposium of scholars was held to rescue the real Bonhoeffer from the so-called "Bonhoeffer mystique" that was popular in the 1960's...read more
By Peter Berger (contributor), George Forell (contributor), Reginald Fuller (contributor), Walter Harrelson (contributor) and Martin E. Marty (editor)

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9781606089835 | Reprint edition (Wipf & Stock Pub, September 1, 2009), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: With essays by Peter Berger, George Forell, Reginald Fuller, Walter Harrelson, Franklin Littell, Jaroslav Pelikan, Franklin Sherman, all under the editorship of Martin Marty.

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Product Description: In 2007 then-presidential-candidate Barack Obama called Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971) his "favorite philosopher." Reinhold Niebuhr Revisited offers fresh and creative ways of looking at this influential American theologian’s views on religion, politics, and culture through the eyes of diverse respected scholars...read more
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9780802862570 | Eerdmans Pub Co, July 10, 2009, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In 2007 then-presidential-candidate Barack Obama called Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971) his "favorite philosopher.

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Explains the ways in which self-confidence can help an individual lead a happier and more relaxed, energetic, and satisfying life
By Martin E. Marty (foreword by)

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9780136864455, titled "The Power of Positive Thinking" | 35th annvs edition (Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1987), cover price $20.00 | also contains The Power of Positive Thinking | About this edition: Explains the ways in which self-confidence can help an individual lead a happier and more relaxed, energetic, and satisfying life

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Product Description: To see baptism as merely a ceremony greatly limits the meanings of Christian baptism, says Martin Marty, in this practical and inspirational new look at baptism. Martin Luther recommended that believers should begin and end their day reminding themselves of their baptism and then go to work joyfully or to sleep cheerfully...read more

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9780806680491 | Augsburg Fortress Pub, November 1, 2008, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: To see baptism as merely a ceremony greatly limits the meanings of Christian baptism, says Martin Marty, in this practical and inspirational new look at baptism.

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Product Description: Called ?The most influential interpreter of American religion? by Bill Moyers, renowned historian and Lutheran pastor Martin Marty portrays the religious reformer Martin Luther as a man of conscience and courage who risked death to ignite the historic reformation of the Church...read more

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9780786263653 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, April 1, 2004), cover price $29.45 | About this edition: Reassesses the life of Martin Luther, describing his seminal role in the Reformation, his religious beliefs, his conflict with Church leaders, and his lasting influence on world history and religion.
9780791078631 | Chelsea House Pub, February 1, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the life of the German monk whose writings initiated the Prostestant Reformation.

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9780143114307, titled "Martin Luther: A Life" | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, August 26, 2008), cover price $14.00 | also contains Martin Luther | About this edition: Called ?

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Product Description: In this cogent volume, historian Martin Marty gives readers of all faiths a brief yet sweeping account of Christianity and how it grew from a few believers two thousand years ago to become the world’s largest religion. He depicts the life of Christ and his teachings and explains how the apostles set out to spread the Gospel...read more

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9780679643494 | Modern Library, January 8, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A history of the origins, history, and spread of Christianity around the world explores the life of Christ and his teachings, the journeys of the apostles, and the growing influence of the religion on theology, politics, culture, and society.

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9780812976779 | Reprint edition (Modern Library, January 13, 2009), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: In this cogent volume, historian Martin Marty gives readers of all faiths a brief yet sweeping account of Christianity and how it grew from a few believers two thousand years ago to become the world’s largest religion.

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