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Product Description: Desire is at the heart of what it is to be human. The power of desire, while embodied and sensuous, is God-given and the key to all human spirituality. Humanity is blessed with a deep longing that is infinite in extent and can only ultimately be satisfied in God...read more

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9780814647172 | 3 edition (Liturgical Pr, September 15, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Desire is at the heart of what it is to be human.
9781620325971 | Reprint edition (Wipf & Stock Pub, October 1, 2012), cover price $16.00
9780877935360 | Ave Maria Pr, September 1, 1994, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Endorsements: Sheldrake catches your attention with his adept exploration of the intimate connection between desire, even sexual desire, and holiness.

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Product Description: A Spiritual City provides a broad examination of the meaning and importance of cities from a Christian perspective. Contains thought-provoking theological and spiritual reflections on city-making by a leading scholar Unites contemporary thinking about urban space and built environments with the latest in urban theology Addresses the long-standing anti-urban bias of Christianity and its emphasis on inwardness and pilgrimage Presents an important religious perspective on the potential of cities to create a strong human community and sense of sacred space...read more

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9781118830512, titled "The Spiritual City: Theology, Spirituality, and the Urban" | Blackwell Pub, June 9, 2014, cover price $102.95

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9781118855669, titled "The Spiritual City: Theology, Spirituality, and the Urban" | Blackwell Pub, July 21, 2014, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: A Spiritual City provides a broad examination of the meaning and importance of cities from a Christian perspective.

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Product Description: Engagingly written by one of the world’s leading scholars in this field, this comprehensively revised edition tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament right up to the present day. Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries Includes new chapters on the nature and meaning of spirituality, and on spirituality in the 21st century; and an account of the development and main features of devotional spirituality Provides new coverage of Christian spirituality’s relationship to other faiths throughout history, and their influence and impact on Christian beliefs and practices Features expanded sections on mysticism, its relationship to spirituality, the key mystical figures, and the development of ideas of ‘the mystical’ Explores the interplay between culture, geography, and spirituality, taking a global perspective by tracing spiritual developments across continents...read more

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9780470673522 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, April 22, 2013), cover price $98.95 | About this edition: Engagingly written by one of the world’s leading scholars in this field, this comprehensively revised edition tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament right up to the present day.

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9781118472354 | 2 edition (Blackwell Pub, April 8, 2013), cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Engagingly written by one of the world’s leading scholars in this field, this comprehensively revised edition tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament right up to the present day.

A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.* Charts the main figures, ideas, images and historical periods, showing how and why spirituality has changed and developed over the centuries* Draws out the distinctive themes of Christian spirituality, exploring the historical and cultural events and experiences that changed people's attitudes and practices* Coverage extends right up to the modern day, exploring the huge changes in spirituality in recent years and the way it is nowadays often contrasted with 'religion'* Written by a leading commentator on spirituality, and published in the popular Brief Histories of Religion series

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9781405117708 | Blackwell Pub, February 9, 2007, cover price $103.95 | About this edition: A Brief History of Spirituality tells the story of Christian spirituality from its origins in the New Testament to the present day.

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9781405117715 | Blackwell Pub, February 9, 2007, cover price $32.95

Miscellaneous:

9781405171632 | Blackwell Pub, February 24, 2009, cover price $87.95

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Product Description: It is a striking aspect of contemporary western culture that, alongside a decline in traditional religious affiliations, there has been a growing interest in spirituality and the use of the word in a variety of contexts. Indeed, spirituality is sometimes contrasted favorably with religion, which many people see (for good or ill) as an off-putting amalgam of dogma, moralism, institutions, buildings, and hierarchies...read more

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9780199588756 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 14, 2012, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: It is a striking aspect of contemporary western culture that, alongside a decline in traditional religious affiliations, there has been a growing interest in spirituality and the use of the word in a variety of contexts.

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Product Description: 'Spirituality' is a word that is used increasingly these days yet it is often ill-defined. What exactly is spirituality? Is it distinct from religion and can we separate it from beliefs and traditions? Does spirituality mainly focus on spiritual experiences and practices or is it something more? This book suggests that, while there may be common features in the use of the word, 'spirituality' is not a single reality...read more

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9781441180926 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 20, 2014, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: 'Spirituality' is a word that is used increasingly these days yet it is often ill-defined.

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9781441191335 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 20, 2014, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: 'Spirituality' is a word that is used increasingly these days yet it is often ill-defined.

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Product Description: Media has most definitely evolved, as have the ways in which we contemplate, design, communicate and execute strategy. And rather than technological evolution, we’re plainly in the midst of a technological revolution. We have no choice then but to reframe marketing and PR in the context of 21st Century technology, 21st Century media and disintermediation, and 21st Century articulation of and appreciation for business strategy...read more

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9780470978627 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 15, 2011, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: Media has most definitely evolved, as have the ways in which we contemplate, design, communicate and execute strategy.

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Product Description: George Herbert (1593-1633) is one of English spirituality's most treasured voices and, with his contemporaries Lancelot Andrewes Izaak Walton and Nicholas Ferrar, he epitomises the best of the 17th century Anglican tradition - learned, holy and self-effacing...read more
By Philip Sheldrake (editor)

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9781853119484 | Canterbury Pr Norwich, September 30, 2009, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: George Herbert (1593-1633) is one of English spirituality's most treasured voices and, with his contemporaries Lancelot Andrewes Izaak Walton and Nicholas Ferrar, he epitomises the best of the 17th century Anglican tradition - learned, holy and self-effacing.

This new volume, replacing The Westminster Dictionary of Spirituality by Gordon S. Wakefield (1983), stands as the definitive reference work on all aspects of Christian spirituality. Several years in the making and comprised of more than 400 completely new entries, the Dictionary incorporates the collective expertise of today's foremost scholars in the field of Christian spirituality. Systematically organized and alphabetically arranged for maximum ease of use, the book includes comprehensive bibliographies; a section of short essays on the content, methods, and current debates in the field; and reading lists to encourage additional reading and research. Philip F. Sheldrake is Professor in the Department of Theology and Religion, University of Durham.
By Philip Sheldrake (editor)

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9780664230036 | Westminster John Knox Pr, July 30, 2005, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: This new volume, replacing The Westminster Dictionary of Spirituality by Gordon S.

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Product Description: In Spaces for the Sacred, Philip Sheldrake brilliantly reveals the connection between our rootedness in the places we inhabit and the construction of our personal and religious identities. Based on the prestigious Hulsean Lectures he delivered at the University of Cambridge, Sheldrake's book examines the sacred narratives which derive from both overtly religious sites such as cathedrals, and secular ones, like the Millennium Dome, and it suggests how Christian theological and spiritual traditions may contribute creatively to current debates about place...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780801868610 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, December 4, 2001, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In Spaces for the Sacred, Philip Sheldrake brilliantly reveals the connection between our rootedness in the places we inhabit and the construction of our personal and religious identities.

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Product Description: Sheldrake assesses the spirituality of Herbert, looking at his understanding of God and the purpose and process of the Christian life, his eucharistic imagery and mysticism, and also examines the limitations and possibilities of Herbert's spirituality for today.

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9780232522877 | Darton Longman & Todd Ltd, December 1, 2000, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Sheldrake assesses the spirituality of Herbert, looking at his understanding of God and the purpose and process of the Christian life, his eucharistic imagery and mysticism, and also examines the limitations and possibilities of Herbert's spirituality for today.
9781561011797 | Cowley Pubns, June 1, 2000, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Sheldrake assesses the spirituality of Herbert, looking at his understanding of God and the purpose and process of the Christian life, his eucharistic imagery and mysticism, and also examines the limitations and possibilities of Herbert's spirituality for today.

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Product Description: Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality. Brilliantly re-examining the original sources, he argues that there is one over-arching theme giving them a unity--the idea of being "on the edge", both culturally and geographically...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570753374 | Orbis Books, October 1, 2000, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Thomas O'Loughlin's fresh and original introduction to Celtic spirituality begins by questioning the very notion of a distinctively "Celtic" spirituality.

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Product Description: Philip Sheldrake studies the growing dialogue between theology and spirituality within a wider historical context, showing how and why these fields originally diverged. Spirituality and Theology explores the work of theologians such as Karl Rahner, Hans Urs von Balthasar, Gustavo Gutierrez, and feminist theologians who have attempted a reintegration of theology and spirituality...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570752247 | Orbis Books, January 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Philip Sheldrake studies the growing dialogue between theology and spirituality within a wider historical context, showing how and why these fields originally diverged.

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Product Description: This volume explores past religious lives, setting spiritualities in their historical context. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781570752032 | 2 edition (Orbis Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: This volume explores past religious lives, setting spiritualities in their historical context.
9780824511487 | Crossroad Pub Co, October 1, 1991, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This volume explores past religious lives, setting spiritualities in their historical context.

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Product Description: Philip Sheldrake explores the roots and context of Celtic Christianity, its choice of particular landscapes and sacred sites, the ideal of enclosure and religious stability, the theme of pilgrimage, its strong sense of boundaries, and its reverence for the sacred in nature...read more

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9781561011032 | Cowley Pubns, October 1, 1995, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Philip Sheldrake explores the roots and context of Celtic Christianity, its choice of particular landscapes and sacred sites, the ideal of enclosure and religious stability, the theme of pilgrimage, its strong sense of boundaries, and its reverence for the sacred in nature.

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