This is a history of the King James Version of the Bible (known in Britain as the Authorised Version) over the four hundred years from its remote beginnings to the present day. Gordon Campbell, expert in Renaissance literatures, tells the fascinating and complex story of how this translation came to be commissioned, of who th... read more
|Author:||Bart D. Ehrman|
In Did Jesus Exist? historian and Bible expert Bart Ehrman confronts the question, "Did Jesus exist at all?" Ehrman vigorously defends the historical Jesus, identifies the most historically reliable sources for best understanding Jesus' mission and message, and offers a compelling portrait of the person at the heart of the Ch... read more
|Author:||Diana Butler Bass|
Diana Butler Bass, one of contemporary Christianity's leading trend-spotters, exposes how the failings of the church today are giving rise to a new "spiritual but not religious" movement. Using evidence from the latest national polls and from her own cutting-edge research, Bass, the visionary author of A People's History of C... read more
The Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity is an authoritative reference guide that enables students, their teachers, and Christian clergy to reflect critically upon all aspects of Christianity from its origins to the present day. Written by a team of 800 scholars and practitioners from around the world, the volume reflects the... read more
"Sacred Places" is a beautiful illustrated journey to places considered sacred to the people of ancient civilizations as well as to modern-day men and women. The sites included are associated with great religious or mythological events, energy vortexes, hallowed burial grounds, manmade edifices and natural rivers, mountains a... read more
How to talk with God about everything.
Prayer transforms lives every day. But for those who pray, how many truly understand its power?
In her straightforward and profound style beloved by millions worldwide, Joyce Meyer reveals the incredible force that comes through the simple act of prayer. By explaining the key... read more
|Author:||Archbishop Desmond Tutu|
Archbishop Desmond Tutu is no stranger to controversy. From racism and social injustice, to the threat of AIDS, the continuing crisis in the Middle East and the importance today of 'ubuntu' (the concept of shared humanity), the Archbishop expresses his views powerfully and honestly, showing how faith and politics are inextric... read more
Omaha Beach, June 6, 2004. A delegation sent by John Paul II from the Vatican to commemorate the 60th anniversary of D-Day is headed by Joseph Ratzinger, a former Nazi youth who, while resident in Rome for the previous 23 years, is known as 'The Panzer Cardinal'. Ratzinger insisted on being at the commemoration. Garry O'Conno... read more
|Author:||J., Loewenstein, A., Smart, S. And Caro|
Four of Australia's most interesting religious - and anti-religious - thinkers come together to ask and answer the big questions, such as: What is the nature of the universe? What is a good life? How do we account for evil? and Where do we find hope? Along the way we are introduced to the detail of different belief systems - ... read more
|Author:||John Shelby Spong|
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In this magisterial and definitive study, David Nirenberg charts the evolution of anti-Jewish ideas from 1400 BCE to the present day, demonstrating that anti-Semitic tropes have been inherited and refined across centuries. Rather than flaring up at certain times and places, argues Nirenberg, anti-Jewish feeling runs through t... read more
|Author:||Gordon Campbell, sol|
|Author:||New International Version|
With over 400 million Bibles in print, the New International Version is the world's most popular modern English Bible. It is renowned for its combination of reliability and readability. Fully revised and updated for the first time in 25 years, the NIV is ideal for personal reading, public teaching and group study.This Bible a... read more
This classic gift Bible combines the popular and authoritative text of the Good News translation with a beautiful soft-touch cover. The compact size makes it a great choice for both personal use as well as a Christening or Confirmation gift.
|Series:||Barnes & Noble Leatherbound Classics|
This title offers King James translation of the Bible that is presented in an attractively designed edition bound in genuine bonded leather with a ribbon marker. It includes beautiful illustrations from Gustave Gore, distinctive gilt edging and decorative endpapers. These books make elegant additions to any home library. When... read more
This NIV Bible is economically priced to make it the perfect gift for promotions, confirmations, and special achievements. It is the only NIV Gift and Award Bible available with anglicised text, with British spelling, grammar and punctuation to allow the Bible to be read fluently and understood more easily. This edition has ... read more
Most people have a lucky number, but there are also personal numbers you can use to enhance your potential and even predict the future. This comprehensive guide reveals the easy formulas for all your numbers and shows you how to use them to unveil your hidden personality traits and goals, find success at work, choose a romant... read more