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Catholicism: A Journey to the Heart of the Faith Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780307720528
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Published: Image - March 4th, 2014

Catholicism takes a path less traveled in leading us to explore the faith through stories, biographies, and images.”—Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of New York


A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Scandalous Treatise and the Birth of the Secular Age Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780691160184
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Published: Princeton University Press - November 24th, 2013

The story of one of the most important--and incendiary--books in Western history


The Dead Sea Scrolls  -  Revised Edition: A New Translation Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780060766627
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Published: HarperOne - October 25th, 2005

A fully revised and updated edition of our translation of the complete Dead Sea Scrolls, making it the definitive translation of the Scrolls in English.


The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated: The Qumran Texts in English Cover Image
$50.50
ISBN: 9780802841933
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Published: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company - February 6th, 1996

One of the world's foremost experts on the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Qumran community that produced them provides an authoritative new English translation of the two hundred longest and most important nonbiblical Dead Sea Scrolls found at Qumran, along with an introduction to the history of the discovery and publication of each manuscript and the background necessary for placing each manuscript in


History of Religious Ideas, Volume 3: From Muhammad to the Age of Reforms Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9780226204055
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Published: University of Chicago Press - March 15th, 1988

This volume completes the immensely learned three-volume A History of Religious Ideas. Eliade examines the movement of Jewish thought out of ancient Eurasia, the Christian transformation of the Mediterranean area and Europe, and the rise and diffusion of Islam from approximately the sixth through the seventeenth centuries.


The Complete Gods and Goddesses of Ancient Egypt Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780500284247
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Published: Thames & Hudson - January 31st, 2017

A comprehensive guide to the deities of ancient Egypt: their origins and their central role in the lives of the Egyptian people


The Religious History of America: The Heart of the American Story from Colonial Times to Today Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780060630560
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Published: HarperOne - July 6th, 2004

A Dynamic Account of Religion's Central Role in American History


Magic, Witchcraft and Ghosts in the Greek and Roman Worlds: A Sourcebook Cover Image
$36.95
ISBN: 9780195385205
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 1st, 2009

In a culture where the supernatural possessed an immediacy now strange to us, magic was of great importance both in the literary and mythic tradition and in ritual practice. Recently, ancient magic has hit a high in popularity, both as an area of scholarly inquiry and as one of general, popular interest.


How Catholic Art Saved the Faith Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781622826124
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Published: Sophia Institute Press - September 20th, 2018

A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780345384560
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Published: Ballantine Books - August 9th, 1994

Why does God exist? How have the three dominant monotheistic religions—Judaism, Christianity, and Islam—shaped and altered the conception of God? How have these religions influenced each other?


On the Reliability of the Old Testament Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780802803962
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Published: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company - June 1st, 2006

For more than two hundred years controversy has raged over the reliability of the Old Testament. Questions about the factuality of its colorful stories of heroes, villains, and kings, for example, have led many critics to see the entire Hebrew Bible as little more than pious fiction. In this fascinating book, noted ancient historian K. A.


The Experience of God: Being, Consciousness, Bliss Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780300209358
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Published: Yale University Press - September 30th, 2014

From one of the most revered scholars of religion, an incisive explanation of how the word “God” functions in the world’s great faiths

Despite the recent ferocious public debate about belief, the concept most central to the discussion—God—frequently remains vaguely and obscurely described.


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