- Subjects /
- Religion and Spirituality /
The Writing of Innocence
An original reading of Blanchot's thought with far-reaching philosophical and literary implications.
Unruly Catholic Feminists
Third- and fourth-wave feminists write about their experiences with Catholicism and their visions for the future of women in the Church.
Thinking Faith after Christianity
Examines theological motifs in the work of Jan Patočka, drawing out their implications for contemporary theology and philosophy of religion.
Protestant Christianity in the Indian Diaspora
Captures how Indian Protestant Christians negotiate their religious and cultural identities within the Indian diaspora.
The Split God
Offers a critical Pentecostal philosophy of God that challenges orthodox Christianity.
The Sufi and the Friar
An investigation of the spiritual encounter between a twentieth-century Dominican friar and an eleventh-century Afghani Sufi master.
Uncovers an overlooked aspect of the Italian American experience.
The Divine Quest, East and West
Looks at the concept of Ultimate Reality in Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, and Christianity.
Describes how religious tradition is established as available within a text, free from ritual and observance, in Buddhism and Christianity.
Preaching in My Yes Dress
The frank and funny story of a church-geek girl who spent twenty years in the ecclesiastical trenches as a Lutheran pastor, preaching weekly words of hope she wasn’t sure she even believed.
Women, Ritual, and Power
Reveals the triumphs and struggles of contemporary Christian congregations to express female imagery of God in worship.
Resurrecting the Death of God
Considers the legacy and future of radical theology.
Christianity without God
Argues that Christianity does not require its supernatural aspects.
From Every Mountainside
Essays on the civil rights movement outside the South and since the 1960s.
In the Company of Friends
Buddhist-Christian reflection that uses friendship as a model for interreligious understanding.
The Call to Radical Theology
The major death-of-God theologian explores the meaning and purpose of radical theology.
Theology within the Bounds of Language
Explores the use of language in Christian theology.
An Endless Trace
An impressionistic history of the Western spiritual tradition.
The Perfect Rule of the Christian Religion
A history of the Sandemanians, a little-known but ultimately influential Christian sect in colonial America.
Reform and Resistance
Explores the relationship between gender and identity in early medieval Germanic societies.
Freedom, Faith, and Dogma
A collection of works by nineteenth-century Russian religious philosopher V. S. Soloviev, critic of secularization, anti-Semitism, and the religious life of his time.
The Trinity and Creation in Augustine
Looks at Augustine’s theology in light of environmental concerns.
Mystery of The Night Café
Explores the spiritual vision of Van Gogh’s painting The Night Café.
In Deference to the Other
Explores the work of Bernard Lonergan in light of contemporary continental thought.
God, Evil, and Human Learning
Revises the traditional free will defense regarding the existence of evil in the world of a loving God.
The Structure of Religious Knowing
Provides a critical exploration of Mircea Eliade's notion of the sacred by referencing the work of Bernard Lonergan.
Godhead and the Nothing
An eminent theologian argues that nothingness is necessary in order to fully actualize the Godhead.
Faith, Truth, and Freedom
Examines the expulsion of Professor Gerd Lüdemann from the Theology Faculty at the University of Göttingen.
The Other Side of Sin
Offers a fresh viewpoint in Christian thought by looking at sin from the perspective of the sinned-against rather than that of the sinner needing forgiveness.
Discusses the issue of christological pluralism--the panoply of competing visions of Christ that exist today--and provides criteria for evaluating these.
The Church as Counterculture
Explores a new Christian identity in which churches reclaim their roles as communities of disciples to constitute a countercultural reality and challenge to secular society and existing power relations.
Jesus' Teaching on Repentance
Based on a close reading of New Testament passages, Choi counters the theses on repentance and restitution proposed by New Testament scholar E. P. Sanders.
Trithemius and Magical Theology
An examination of Trithemius's "magical theology," which argued for the compatibility of magic and Christian doctrines, and its influence during the Renaissance and Reformation.
Fidelity with Plausibility
The task of interpreting the religious significance of Jesus Christ takes shape in this book with the tension determined by two goals: fidelity to the classical Christological tradition, which draws our ...
Guide to the Bible
An accessible introduction to the Bible.
The Contemporary Jesus
Integrates a contemporary understanding of Jesus with the most powerful, imaginative visions of Jesus in philosophy, literature, and religion.
The Brotherhood of the Common Life and Its Influence
This book presents a lost tradition of inner work, the way of the householder, which was believed by the Brotherhood of Common Life to have been the teaching of the Apostles. It focuses on the emergence, ...
Religion, Theology, and American Public Life
In this book, Linell Cady analyzes the role of religion and theology in American public life.
The Protestant Presence in Twentieth-Century America
Protestantism has undergone a shift in its relationship with American culture and politics. This book analyzes and evaluates that shift. The author shows how Protestantism began in America as a vibrant ...
God the Creator
God the Creator provides a detailed exposition of a conception of God as the creator of everything determinate. It does not defend an established conception such as the Thomist, the Calvinist, or the ...
World Order and Religion
This book looks at religion from a global perspective and examines how religion is shaped by the larger set of political and economic relationships that make up today's world. Focusing mainly on Western ...
Knights of Faith and Resignation
Knights of Faith and Resignation brings out the richness of Kierkegaard's creative invention, the contemporary relevance of his contrasts between resignation and faith, and his probing conceptual analysis ...