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Man and Woman He Created Them: A Theology of the Body
Man and Woman He Created Them: A Theology of the Body
by John Paul Ii
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A new critical translation of Pope John Paul II's talks on the Theology of the Body by the internationally renowned biblical scholar Michael Waldstein. With meticulous scholarship and profound insight, Waldstein presents John Paul II's magnificent... (read more)

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The Future of Man
The Future of Man
by Teilhard De Chardin
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The Future of Man is a magnificent introduction to the thoughts and writings of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, one of the few figures in the history of the Catholic Church to achieve renown as both a scientist and a theologian. Trained as a paleontologist... (read more)

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Wounding and Healing of Desire (05 Edition)
Wounding and Healing of Desire (05 Edition)
by Farley
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Using refreshingly unconventional prose, rising theologian Wendy Farley has written a theological account of the human condition that delves into the deepest dimensions of the soul. Considering human life from the perspective of the wounding and healing... (read more)

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Reimagining the Human: Theological Anthropology in Response to Systemic Evil
Reimagining the Human: Theological Anthropology in Response to Systemic Evil
by Eleazar S. Fernandez
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Exploring theological anthropology, the doctrine of what it means to be human and to be created in God's image, Fernandez argues that our life in the image of God is damaged and frustrated by the systemic evils of society, particularly classism, racism... (read more)

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Conversion to Christianity: Historical and Anthropological Perspectives on a Great Transformation
Conversion to Christianity: Historical and Anthropological Perspectives on a Great Transformation
by Robert W. Hefner
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One of the most striking developments in the history of modern civilizations has been the conversion of tribal peoples to more expansively organized "world" religions. There is little scholarly consensus as to why these religions have endured and why... (read more)

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Evangelizing Immigrants: Outreach and Ministry Among Immigrants and Their Children
Evangelizing Immigrants: Outreach and Ministry Among Immigrants and Their Children
by Glenn Rogers
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Rogers offers an investigation into why so many immigrants become Christians after immigrating to America. He discusses the results of 50 interviews he conducted with immigrants from seven different cultural contexts who converted to a conservative... (read more)

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The Postfoundationalist Task of Theology: Wolfhart Pannenberg and the New Theological Rationality
The Postfoundationalist Task of Theology: Wolfhart Pannenberg and the New Theological Rationality
by F. LeRon Shults
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In recent years the theological writings of Wolfhart Pannenberg have exerted considerable influence. However, Pannenberg's work has also been criticized for not taking seriously the postmodern challenge to traditional conceptions of rationality and truth.... (read more)

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Sources and Trajectories: Eight Early Articles That Set the Stage
Sources and Trajectories: Eight Early Articles That Set the Stage
by Jacques Ellul
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This book is composed of eight articles written by Ellul and not previously translated into English. The eight were chosen not necessarily for their clarity or power to convince, but because they are the earliest formulations of some of Ellul's key ideas.... (read more)

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Holy Rewired: Science, the Gospel and the Journey Toward Wholeness
Holy Rewired: Science, the Gospel and the Journey Toward Wholeness
by David Phillips
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This is a book about the journey towards wholeness from a life of unhealthy, addictive, and sinful behavior. In it the author examines how findings from emerging disciplines like neurobiology and behavioral science enrich and even validate the scriptures... (read more)

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A Will in the Middle of the Will
A Will in the Middle of the Will
by Stephen W. Christian
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In this provocative new book, author and teacher Dr. Stephen W. Christian explains that the God and Creator of this universe is orchestrating humanity and all of creation into a symphonic and climatic exhibition that will result in the praise and glory... (read more)

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A Christian Understanding of Human Nature: To Hunger for God
A Christian Understanding of Human Nature: To Hunger for God
by Michael B. Raschko
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This is a fascinating study of Christian Anthropology, grace, and sin and is intended for the educated lay person. This is a challenging and engaging study for all who want to explore these themes more deeply.... (read more)

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God's Many-Splendored Image: Theological Anthropology for Christian Formation
God's Many-Splendored Image: Theological Anthropology for Christian Formation
by Nonna Verna Harrison
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What does it mean to be a human being made in the image of God? This book makes the case that the divine image can be seen in not just one or two aspects of human identity but in all of them. The author, a specialist in early Christianity, reveals the... (read more)

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Man: Christian Anthropology in the Conflicts of the Present
Man: Christian Anthropology in the Conflicts of the Present
by Jurgen Moltmann
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ON HUMAN BEINGIt is the suffering figure of the crucified Jesus that has brought the pull towards the lowly, unpretentious, but real being of the human] into our hope in the Son of Man. Conversely hope in the Son of Man has brought God's hope to the... (read more)

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Solitude and Society (2ND 09 Edition)
Solitude and Society (2ND 09 Edition)
by Berd'iaev Niko
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In this work, Berdyaev tells us that man's I, his consciousness, is thrust up against a world of impersonal objects (the objectified world) and thus finds itself in a condition of alienation and isolation. In five ontological and epistemological... (read more)

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Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture. Victor Turner and Edith Turner (ACLS Lectures on the History of Religions)
Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture. Victor Turner and Edith Turner (ACLS Lectures on the History of Religions)
by Victor Turner
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First published in 1978, Image and Pilgrimage in Christian Culture is a classic work examining the theological doctrines, popular notions, and corresponding symbols and images promoting and sustaining Christian pilgrimage. The book examines two major... (read more)

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The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature
The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature
by William James
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In The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature, Dr. William James takes aim at the nature of religion from a scientific/academic point of view-something that had, until this landmark work, been sorely missed. James believed that the... (read more)

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Worship
Worship
by Evelyn Underhill
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A reprint of Evelyn Underhill's timeless study on the the nature and principles of worship and the main forms in which they find expression in Christianity. In the belief that religious experience is the starting point of theological reconstruction, the... (read more)

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A Sacramental-Prophetic Vision: Christian Spirituality in a Suffering World
A Sacramental-Prophetic Vision: Christian Spirituality in a Suffering World
by Matthew T. Eggemeier
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In A Sacramental-Prophetic Vision: The Praxis of Christian Spirituality in a Suffering World Matthew Eggemeier argues that the sacramental and prophetic traditions of Christian spirituality possesses critical resources for responding to the contemporary... (read more)

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Spirit and Trauma: A Theology of Remaining
Spirit and Trauma: A Theology of Remaining
by Shelly Rambo
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Rambo draws on contemporary studies in trauma to rethink a central claim of the Christian faith: that new life arises from death. Reexamining the narrative of the death and resurrection of Jesus from the middle day-liturgically named as Holy Saturday-she... (read more)

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The Reciprocating Self: Human Development in Theological Perspective
The Reciprocating Self: Human Development in Theological Perspective
by Jack O. Balswick
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On the basis of a theologically grounded understanding of the nature of persons and the self, Jack O. Balswick, Pamela Ebstyne King and Kevin S. Reimer present a model of human development that ranges across all of life's stages: infancy, childhood... (read more)

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