Religion & Philosophy
The Christian Sacraments and Human Belonging
The Bible and the sacraments go together as the cornerstone of Christian identity. Wherever Christianity is practiced in traditional ways, converts are baptized and bread is broken together. Countless books have been written about the theological significance of these events, but their...
Paper - 9781845195120 - $ 24.95
The role of the Church in the making of Norwegian domination in the Norse World
Edited by: Steinar Imsen
From the reign of King Magnus Hakonsson (1263-1280) until the Reformation (1537), the province of the Nidaros Church and the realm of the King of Norway coincided, more or less. This was...
Paper - 9788232101757 - $ 57.00
(De)Monopolising Paradise argues that some interpretations of Islamic texts serve to distance Islam from other communities. Originally published as Islam and Non-Muslims by M.I. Meer in 1956, this edited version offers an in-depth interpretation of Quranic verses, with the idea that unlike other...
Paper - 9781868886944 - $ 24.00
A global Discourse
The ethics of valuing bios in all their forms and shapes has been an essential part of great and successful cultures from the millennia-old Vedic tradition of 'tattvamasi'-this is also you: this plant, this animal, this microbe, this ecosystem-to the simple...
Paper - 9783643908292 - $ 44.95
Contributions by: Dan Farrelly
In this book, the controversial Jesuit priest, Roger Lenaers, deals with the need for a new idea of God, one which does not stand out as an anomaly in the modern world. In this he is relinquishing the image of a Father...
Paper - 9781909325470 - $ 18.00
Biblical and Quranic
How can there be any "sympathy" between the Bible and the Qur'an? Have not their communities been at odds over their "Books" for centuries, disputing their contents and despising their credentials? Despite such antagonisms, it is still possible to have amicable comparison, for example, over...
Paper - 9781845190125 - $ 22.95
Opportunities for Ecumenical Commemoration: Proceedings of the International Ecumenical Symposium, Monastery of Bose, 29 October - 2 November 2008
Commemorating the martyrdom and witness of Christians, both past and present, is a vital yet untapped source of Christian self-understanding and courage for the future....
Paper - 9782825415337 - $ 29.00
Elisabeth Behr-Sigel's Ecclesiology
The life and work of Orthodox theologian and ecumenical pioneer Elisabeth Behr-Sigel (1907-2005) still holds radical implications for how we understand authentic Christian life. Born into a Lutheran and Jewish family and ordained in the Reformed tradition, Behr-Sigel converted to...
Paper - 9782825416884 - $ 25.00
Philosophy in Australia and New Zealand has for some time now been experiencing something of a 'golden age'. The richness of Australasia's philosophical past, though less well known, should also not be forgotten. Australasian philosophy, although heavily indebted to overseas trends, includes much...
Paper - 9780980651201 - $ 59.95
In Australia and New Zealand, philosophy has been experiencing something of a 'golden age.' The richness of Australasia's philosophical past, though less well known, should not be forgotten. Australasian philosophy, although heavily indebted to overseas trends, includes much distinctive and highly...
Paper - 9781921867712 - $ 59.95