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Heaven and Hell: A History of the Afterlife Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501136733
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 31st, 2020

A New York Times bestselling historian of early Christianity takes on two of the most gripping questions of human existence: where did the ideas of heaven and hell come from, and why do they endure?

What happens when we die? A recent Pew Research poll showed that 72% of Americans believe in a literal heaven, 58% in a literal hell.


The Hope of Glory: Reflections on the Last Words of Jesus from the Cross Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780593236666
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Published: Convergent Books - February 18th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Pulitzer Prize–winning author Jon Meacham explores the seven last sayings of Jesus as recorded in the Gospels, combining rich historical and theological insights to reflect on the true heart of the Christian story.


The Passover Haggadah: An Ancient Story for Modern Times Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781579659073
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Published: Artisan - March 3rd, 2020

Each generation is called to perform a Passover Seder, a ritual designed to help us imagine personally experiencing the exodus from Egypt. But how can we do this together, when today our tables include people of different backgrounds, knowledge, and beliefs?


Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062406576
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Published: HarperOne - March 24th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller


In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy; THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Cover Image
By Frederic Martel, Shaun Whiteside (Translated by)
$21.00
ISBN: 9781472966186
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Published: Bloomsbury Continuum - February 18th, 2020

The New York Times Bestseller

"[An] earth-shaking exposé of clerical corruption." - National Catholic Reporter


Running Toward Mystery: The Adventure of an Unconventional Life Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781984819857
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Published: Random House - April 7th, 2020

A revered Buddhist monk tells the bracing and beautiful story of a singular life compelled to contemplation, sharing lessons about the power of mentorship and an open mind 
 
“A necessary and captivating narrative of spiritual courage and truth seeking far beyond the veil of our contemporary delusions.”—Sting
 


The Art of War: A New Translation by Michael Nylan Cover Image
By Sun Tzu, Michael Nylan (Translated by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781324004899
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 7th, 2020

For the first time in any modern language, a female scholar and translator reimagines The Art of War.

Sun Tzu’s ancient book of strategy and psychology has as much to tell us today as when it was first written 2,500 years ago. In a world forever at odds, his rules for anticipating the motivations and strategies of our competitors never cease to inspire leaders of all kinds.


Awakening Kindness: Finding Joy Through Compassion for Others Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781582702544
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Published: Atria Books/Beyond Words - January 28th, 2020

Learn how to nurture and cultivate kindness, compassion, and love in ourselves and others in this “very joyous and deeply spiritual” (Betty Williams, Noble Peace Laureate) guidebook from the “dedicated student of the Dalai Lama” (Archbishop Desmond Tutu), Tibetan freedom fighter, and Grammy-nominated musician.

In Nawang Khechog’s view, one of the wonders


Beyond Tranquility: Buddhist Meditations in Essay and Verse Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781614295815
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Published: Wisdom Publications - January 28th, 2020

One of Buddhism’s most respected authors inspires readers with a creative and intriguing journey into the heart of Buddhist meditation practice.

Beyond Tranquility is an invitation to inner experience. In these pages, one of Buddhism’s most respected scholar-sages creatively distills decades of practice, reflection, and teaching into essential truths.


The Book of Householder Koans: Waking Up in the Land of Attachments Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948626088
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Published: Monkfish Book Publishing - February 25th, 2020

Zen koans, beginning some 1500 years ago, refer to stories or questions arising in encounters between monks and old Chinese and Japanese masters, and include commentaries designed to help the Zen practitioner awaken. Koans like Hakuin's What is the sound of one hand clapping? are well-known, and the word koan has even gone mainstream.


Buddhism: What Everyone Needs to Know(r) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780190843663
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - February 3rd, 2020

Entering the Mind of Buddha: Zen and the Six Heroic Practices of Bodhisattvas Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781611806533
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Published: Shambhala - December 17th, 2019

An inspiring guide to the practice of the Buddhist paramitas or "perfections" from respected American Zen master Reb Anderson.


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