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Product Description: Light wear to cover. Shipped from the U.K. All orders received before 3pm sent that weekday. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780281047451 | Abingdon Pr, September 1, 2013, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: Light wear to cover.

Product Description: Of the four major priesthoods in ancient Rome, none wielded powers as extensive as the pontificate's; holders of this office not only oversaw all the ceremonies of the Roman state religion, but in supervising certain forms of adoption, inheritance, and burials, also exercised considerable power over many "private" areas of Roman religion and life...read more

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9781614512653 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, January 8, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Of the four major priesthoods in ancient Rome, none wielded powers as extensive as the pontificate's; holders of this office not only oversaw all the ceremonies of the Roman state religion, but in supervising certain forms of adoption, inheritance, and burials, also exercised considerable power over many "private" areas of Roman religion and life.

Product Description: This proposed book is an attempt to place theology and philosophy in an entirely new sort of relationship. Instead of regarding philosophy as a prolegomenon to theology, I suggest that the enterprises should rather run in interlinked parallel and that if a philosophical critique of theology is possible, then so is the reverse...read more

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9781405182393 | Blackwell Pub, June 5, 2015, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: This proposed book is an attempt to place theology and philosophy in an entirely new sort of relationship.

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9781405182386 | Blackwell Pub, June 5, 2015, cover price $39.95

By Gabriele Marranci (editor)

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9789400749214 | Har/psc edition (Springer Verlag, March 15, 2018), cover price $1440.00
9789400749191 | Springer Verlag, October 9, 2016, cover price $949.00

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Product Description: Parallel to the Halakhic laws, the minhagim (customs) are dependent on local practices and the regional schools of sages and rabbis. The minhagim played a decisive role in the history of the Jewish communities and in the formation of traditions of religious rulings...read more

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9783110354232 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, May 15, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Parallel to the Halakhic laws, the minhagim (customs) are dependent on local practices and the regional schools of sages and rabbis.

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Product Description: Reading the Sacred Scriptures: From Oral Tradition to Written Documents and their Reception examines how the scriptures came to be written and how their authority has been constructed and reinforced over time. Highlighting the measures taken to safeguard the stability of oral accounts, this book demonstrates the care of religious communities to maintain with reverence their assembled parchments and scrolls...read more

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9781138681293 | Routledge, May 1, 2017, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: Reading the Sacred Scriptures: From Oral Tradition to Written Documents and their Reception examines how the scriptures came to be written and how their authority has been constructed and reinforced over time.

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9781138681309 | Reprint edition (Routledge, May 1, 2017), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Reading the Sacred Scriptures: From Oral Tradition to Written Documents and their Reception examines how the scriptures came to be written and how their authority has been constructed and reinforced over time.

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9780415716451 | Routledge, April 1, 2017, cover price $115.00

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9780415716468 | Routledge, April 1, 2017, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: The Handbook of Language and Religion offers the first extensive amalgamation of research findings on religion from linguistics and other disciplines. Understanding key concepts such as charisma, ritual, annunciation, worship, commemoration, ineffability, transcendence, and metaphysics will facilitate dialogue between researchers, teachers, and students engaged in the study of language and religion from diverse academic perspectives...read more

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9783110295856 | Mouton De Gruyter, March 20, 2017, cover price $252.00 | About this edition: The Handbook of Language and Religion offers the first extensive amalgamation of research findings on religion from linguistics and other disciplines.

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Product Description: A History of Religion in America: From the First Settlements through the Civil War provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the pre-colonial era through the aftermath of the Civil War. It explores major religious groups in the United States and the following topics: • Native American religion before and after the Columbian encounter • Religion and the Founding Fathers • Was America founded as a Christian nation? • Religion and reform in the 19th century • The first religious outsiders • A nation and its churches divided Chronologically arranged and integrating various religious developments into a coherent historical narrative, this book also contains useful chapter summaries and review questions...read more

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9780415819244 | Routledge, March 1, 2017, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: A History of Religion in America: From the First Settlements through the Civil War provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the pre-colonial era through the aftermath of the Civil War.

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9780415819251 | Reprint edition (Routledge, March 1, 2017), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: A History of Religion in America: From the First Settlements through the Civil War provides comprehensive coverage of the history of religion in America from the pre-colonial era through the aftermath of the Civil War.

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Product Description: It’s obvious that Jesus fulfilled prophecies about the promised Messiah – or so the gospels make it seem. But the real story is more complex, and more compelling. In hindsight, we can see that Jesus had help fulfilling prophecy. The gospel writers skillfully manipulated prophecies – carefully lifting them out of context, creatively reinterpreting them, even rewriting them – to match what Jesus would do in fulfilling them...read more

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9780718894443 | Lutterworth Pr, February 23, 2017, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: It’s obvious that Jesus fulfilled prophecies about the promised Messiah – or so the gospels make it seem.
9781498228961 | Cascade Books, December 11, 2015, cover price $47.00 | About this edition: It's obvious that Jesus fulfilled prophecies about the promised Messiah--or so the gospels make it seem.

By Henri Gooren (editor)

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9783319285719 | Pap/psc edition (Springer Verlag, June 29, 2018), cover price $729.00

By Henri Gooren (editor)

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9783319270777 | Springer Verlag, June 29, 2018, cover price $599.00

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Product Description: John Calvin was born only a few years before the Christian church in Europe was plunged into the chaos of the Protestant Reformation. To Calvin, the only thing that mattered was correcting God's church, which he thought had wandered away from the truth...read more

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9780198753711 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 2017, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: John Calvin was born only a few years before the Christian church in Europe was plunged into the chaos of the Protestant Reformation.

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Product Description: China’s Urban Christians: A Light that Cannot be Hidden looks at how massive urbanisation is redrawing not only the geographic and social landscape of China, but in the process is transforming China’s growing church as well. The purpose of this book is to explore how Christians in China perceive the challenges posed by their new urban context and to examine their proposed means of responding to these challenges...read more

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9780718894474 | Lutterworth Pr, January 26, 2017, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: China’s Urban Christians: A Light that Cannot be Hidden looks at how massive urbanisation is redrawing not only the geographic and social landscape of China, but in the process is transforming China’s growing church as well.
9781625647191 | Pickwick Pubns, November 11, 2015, cover price $19.00 | About this edition: China's Urban Christians: A Light That Cannot Be Hidden looks at how massive urbanization is redrawing not only the geographic and social landscape of China, but in the process is transforming China's growing church as well.

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Product Description: Reforms and processes of change have become an increasingly pervasive characteristic of European Protestant churches in the last fifteen to twenty years. Driven by perceptions of crises, such as declining membership rates, dwindling finances, decreasing participation in church rituals, and less support of traditional church doctrine, but also changes of governance of religion more generally, many churches feel compelled to explore new forms of operations, activities, and organisational structures...read more
By Ulla Schmidt (editor)

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9780227176184 | James Clarke, January 26, 2017, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Reforms and processes of change have become an increasingly pervasive characteristic of European Protestant churches in the last fifteen to twenty years.
9781498223324 | Pickwick Pubns, December 7, 2015, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Reforms and processes of change have become an increasingly pervasive characteristic of European Protestant churches in the last fifteen to twenty years.

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Product Description: Biblical faith is passionately and relentlessly material in its emphasis. This claim is rooted in the conviction that the creator God loves the creation and summons creation to be in sync with the will of the creator God. This collection of essays is focussed on the bodily life of the world as it ordered in all of its problematic political and economic forms...read more
By K. C. Hanson (editor)

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9780227176177 | James Clarke, January 26, 2017, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Biblical faith is passionately and relentlessly material in its emphasis.
9781498206440 | Cascade Books, November 11, 2015, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Biblical faith is passionately and relentlessly material in its accent.

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Product Description: The need to train Christian missionaries was an afterthought of the Protestant missionary movement in the early nineteenth century. The Basel Missionary Training Institute (BMTI) was the first school designed solely for the purpose of preparing European missionaries for ministry in non-European lands...read more

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9780227176214, titled "Pitfalls of Trained Incapacity: The Unintended Effects of Integral Missionary Training in the Basel Mission on Its Early Work in Ghana 1828-1840" | James Clarke, January 26, 2017, cover price $59.00 | About this edition: The need to train Christian missionaries was an afterthought of the Protestant missionary movement in the early nineteenth century.
9781498229524 | Pickwick Pubns, January 15, 2016, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: The need to train Christian missionaries was an afterthought of the Protestant missionary movement in the early nineteenth century.

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Product Description: An imaginative way to pray the Stations of the Cross every day of the year. “As Jansen walks with us from station to station, he points us from pain toward love and hope, toward strength and endurance, toward transformation.” —Jessica Mesman Griffith, from the introductionThroughout the centuries, Christians have asked, “Why is there suffering?” or, on a more personal level, “Why am I suffering?” Answers abound, but none are likely to suffice or satisfy...read more

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9780829444582 | Loyola Pr, January 11, 2017, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: An imaginative way to pray the Stations of the Cross every day of the year.

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Product Description: Although often regarded as marginal or obscure, Mormonism is a significant American religious minority, numerically and politically. The successes and struggles of this U.S. born religion reveal much about how religion operates in U...read more

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9781138020474 | Routledge, January 8, 2017, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Although often regarded as marginal or obscure, Mormonism is a significant American religious minority, numerically and politically.

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9781138020481 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 8, 2017), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Although often regarded as marginal or obscure, Mormonism is a significant American religious minority, numerically and politically.

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Product Description: THE CHURCH AT WORSHIP is a series of documentary case studies of specific worshiping communities from around the world and throughout Christian history—case studies that can inform and enrich worship practices today. This Church at Worship volume tells about the Anaheim Vineyard Christian Fellowship and its remarkable influence on the entire Vineyard movement, which contributed to the renewal of worship in thousands of evangelical churches during the 1970s and 1980s...read more

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9780802873972 | Eerdmans Pub Co, January 3, 2017, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: THE CHURCH AT WORSHIP is a series of documentary case studies of specific worshiping communities from around the world and throughout Christian history—case studies that can inform and enrich worship practices today.

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9781138949362 | Routledge, January 1, 2017, cover price $155.00

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9781138949379 | Reprint edition (Routledge, January 1, 2017), cover price $49.95

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Product Description: God has a plan for your life.    More often than not, it’s a detour, one that can leave you feeling temporarily stalled and slowed down. Which nobody likes. But detours are necessary if any improvements are going to be made on the paths we travel...read more

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9781433686597 | B & H Books, January 1, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: God has a plan for your life.

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Product Description: The Gospel of John has been examined from many different perspectives, but a comprehensive treatment of the theme of worship in this Gospel has not yet appeared. John Paul Heil offers a contribution toward a remedy of this deficiency by analyzing the entire Gospel of John from the perspective of its various dimensions of worship...read more

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9780227176146 | James Clarke, December 29, 2016, cover price $31.50 | About this edition: The Gospel of John has been examined from many different perspectives, but a comprehensive treatment of the theme of worship in this Gospel has not yet appeared.
9781498231169 | Cascade Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The Gospel of John has been examined from many different perspectives, but a comprehensive treatment of the theme of worship in this Gospel has not yet appeared.

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Product Description: A stunning and original interpretation of an ancient system of poetic, religious, and philosophical thoughtBuried in the Egyptian desert some four thousand years ago, the Pyramid Texts are among the world’s oldest poetry. Yet ever since the discovery of these hieroglyphs in 1881, they have been misconstrued by Western Egyptologists as a garbled collection of primitive myths and incantations, relegating to obscurity their radiant fusion of philosophy, scientific inquiry, and religion...read more

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9780374200107 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 8, 2015), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A stunning and original interpretation of an ancient system of poetic, religious, and philosophical thoughtBuried in the Egyptian desert some four thousand years ago, the Pyramid Texts are among the world’s oldest poetry.
9780415000154, titled "Epidemiology and the Prevention of Mental Disorders" | Routledge, December 1, 1989, cover price $65.00 | also contains Epidemiology and the Prevention of Mental Disorders | About this edition: These essays provide evidence that preventive research in psychiatry is on the upsurge, and they reveal a growing scientific concern with the implications for mental health of contemporary changes in the social environment.

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9780374536541 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 28, 2017, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A stunning and original interpretation of an ancient system of poetic, religious, and philosophical thoughtBuried in the Egyptian desert some four thousand years ago, the Pyramid Texts are among the world’s oldest poetry.

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Product Description: Offers a greater understanding of the spread of Protestant Christianity, both regionally and globally, by studying local transformations in the Haitian diaspora of the Bahamas.    In the Haitian diaspora, as in Haiti itself, the majority of Haitians have long practiced Catholicism or Vodou...read more

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9781479809936 | New York Univ Pr, December 19, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Offers a greater understanding of the spread of Protestant Christianity, both regionally and globally, by studying local transformations in the Haitian diaspora of the Bahamas.

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9781479841660 | Reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Offers a greater understanding of the spread of Protestant Christianity, both regionally and globally, by studying local transformations in the Haitian diaspora of the Bahamas.

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