Grant R. Jeffrey - Religion - 2009 - 272 pages
The Mystery of Angels Grant R. Jeffrey. the civil war in a successful attempt to
rescue the surviving princes and princesses of the Ethiopian royal family who
were imprisoned for fourteen years by the Marxist dictator. I have known Robert ...
Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Craig A. Evans - Religion - 2005 - 528 pages
This is neither theology nor a word study: It's a means of transporting the reader back to New Testament days to see, touch and hear as much of the world at that time as possible.
Géza Vermès - Religion - 1981 - 286 pages
This now classic book is a significant corrective to several recent developments in the study of the historical Jesus.
Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
Warren Carter - Religion - 2003 - 162 pages
This book explores the diverse portraits of Pontius PIlate in the Gospels. Pontius Pilate focuses on reading the Gospels not only as personal religious text but also as narratives shaped by their sociopolitical contexts.
Robert Van Voorst - Religion - 2000 - 248 pages
Presents evidence and information, aside from the Christian scriptures, on the life and teaching of Jesus Christ. Features excerpts in Roman correspondence and the early Christian writings known as the "New Testament Apocrypha.".
Raymond Edward Brown - Religion - 1994 - 226 pages
Examines "christology's"--or evaluations of Jesus' identity and divinity--based upon his words, his public ministry, and the Resurrection.
Raymond Edward Brown - Religion - 1988 - 136 pages
Father Brown has thoroughly revised, updated, and adjusted the commentary to the 1986 revised NAB translation of the Bible, making this edition of his best-selling book virtually a new work.
Rowan Williams - Religion - 2003 - 83 pages
The book includes a concise introduction in which Williams beautifully illuminates the history and role of icons in Christian worship.
Wolfhart Pannenberg - Religion - 1994 - 515 pages
Volume 2 of Pannenberg's magnum opus moves beyond the highly touted discussions of systematic prolegomena and theology proper in Volume 1 to commanding, compehensive statements concerning creation, the nature of man, Christology, and ...
Craig L. Blomberg - Religion - 2012 - 463 pages
Blomberg maintains that the allegorical approach is best, and the text remains a "minority report" among parable studies.