Religion

The Great Theft
Despite President George W. Bush's assurances that Islam is a peaceful religion and that all good Muslims hunger for democracy, confusion persists and far too many Westerners remain convinced that Muslims and terrorists are synonymous. In the...

20.02.2014

With Christ in the School of Prayer
Author's photo: He wastes no time getting started and starts at the most promising point, Jesus teaching his disciples when they asked...

06.09.2016

Heresy
In recent years the distinction between heresy and orthodoxy has come under fire by those eager to reject the formal boundaries of sanctioned beliefs about God, Jesus, and the church. In a timely corrective to this trend, renowned church historian...

28.09.2017

A Gospel Primer for Christians
Preach the Gospel to Yourself DailyGod did not give us His gospel just so we could embrace it and be converted. He offers it to us every day as a gift that gives to us everything we need for life and godliness. This book includes 31 "Reasons to...

15.12.2012

Di Jalan Dakwah Aku Menikah
Saya tidak berhenti membacanya. Tulisannya menarik minat saya. Bukan itu sahaja, apa yang dituliskan memberi makna kepada saya. Seringkali juga saya berhenti untuk muhasabah diri kembali. "Di jalan dakwah aku menikah" bererti perkahwinan ini sebagai...

24.05.2015

Lost in the Middle
Mid-life took me completely by surprise. I have never wanted to be anywhere else than I was (SAHM living in suburbia) in the house, town, church, community right where I lived. Then suddenly the walls were closing in... the illusion of control...

12.04.2015

The Gospel for Muslims
There are between five and eight million Muslims living in the United States today. They either are, or soon will be, your neighbors and co-workers. Does the thought of reaching out to them with the gospel make you nervous? How can you effectively...

18.04.2013

The Great Controversy
What is the world coming too? The news media may tell you what is happening, but this book will tell you what is going to happen! The Great Controversy begins at the dawning of the Christian era, traces the rise and fall of nations and religious...

11.08.2015

The Passion of Jesus Christ
The most important questions anyone can ask are: Why was Jesus Christ crucified? Why did he suffer so much? What has this to do with me? Finally, who sent him to his death? The answer to the last question is that God did. Jesus was God’ s Son. The...

25.04.2015

Gems of Divine Mysteries
Born in 1817, Bahá'u'lláh was a member of one of the great patrician families of Persia. The family could trace its lineage to the ruling dynasties of Persia's imperial past, and was endowed with wealth and vast estates. Turning His back...

24.06.2016

Receiving the Marrow Teachings on Dogen by Soto Zen Women Priests
This collection of essays brings forward seasoned voices of women Zen priest-teachers in their kinship with Dogen, interpreting him as a clear dynamic and force of spiritual teaching for the 21st century. This is an homage to Dogen, to women's...

16.01.2017

In the Aftermath
Despite how I differ with David Hart in much of his theology, he has become one of my favorite authors, I thoroughly enjoyed this collection of essays, articles and reviews he wrote. Even when he was writing on something of little interest to me, I...

11.02.2014

Analogia Entis
This volume includes Erich Pryzwara's 'Analogia Entis', originally published in 1932, and his subsequent essays on the concept 'analogia entis' - the analogy between God and creation - which has certain currency on philosophical and theological...

13.05.2016

Jesus und die Urchristen. Die Qumran-Rollen entschlüsselt
This was an important work, in that it broke the monopoly of scholarship around the Dead Sea Scrolls. Previously an elitist group led by an aristocratic French Catholic cleric controlled academic access and monopolised interpretation. The almost...

16.11.2014

Going on Retreat
Perhaps I am not the most unbiased reviewer, because I wanted to know very specific things from this book. I am going on a retreat in May 2012 and wanted to know what I should expect and moreso how to get the most from my personal retreat. This book...

24.08.2014

The Gospel of Matthew
William Barclay was an excellent interpreter of the teachings of Jesus. He translated the New Testament from its early Greek format. His method was to endeavor to convey the meaning of Jesus' teachings, rather than to ensure his translations...

28.02.2013

The Apostles' Creed for Today
This volume in the popular For Today series, written by the highly respected theologian and author Justo Gonzalez, explains the familiar Apostles' Creed in easy, accessible language. Gonzalez explores not only what the Creed meant in the early...

25.12.2015

Idols for Destruction
"The bookshelf next to my desk holds Christian classics and books I refer to often. Idols sits on that shelf, for Herb's lucid critique has been an invaluable reference for my own writings. It helps believers to understand the ideologies that...

23.10.2015

Why Atheism?
Is it possible for the nonbeliever to lead a happy and meaningful life?This is one question George H. Smith, defender of reason and personal liberty and author of an influential contemporary classic on nonbelief, seeks to answer in Why...

08.04.2016

The Faith to Doubt
He seems to have evolvedHaving previously read "Buddhism without Beliefs" and "Confession of a Buddhist Atheist" I found a few surprises. In the appendix and afterward he expressed doubt in the idea of a stripped to the...

16.08.2013

The War Within Our Hearts
"An insightful volume that takes on many of the issues confronting Muslim youth in the West, sometimes with humor, oftentimes with brutal frankness, but always with sound knowledge and great clarity."— Imam Zaid Shakir, Zaytuna Institute,...

13.12.2012

The World of Shamanism
Fascinating, comprehensive, and eminently readable, this guide explores shamanism--the world's most enduring healing and religious tradition--in the light of modern medicine, psychology, neuroscience, consciousness disciplines, and religious...

01.03.2013

Lughnasadh
Llewellyn's Sabbat Essentials series explores the old and new ways of celebrating the seasonal rites that are the cornerstones in the witch's year. A well-rounded introduction to Lughnasadh, this attractive book features rituals, recipes, lore, and...

16.06.2013

Just as I Am
Price was born into a middle class family in Charleston, West Virginia. Her father, Walter Price, was a dentist. At the age of ten Eugenia decided that she wanted to be a writer, an ambition encouraged by her mother Anna. She submitted a poem to her...

20.08.2015

Word Pictures
Artist and screen writer Brian Godawa used to revel in his ability to argue the truth of the gospel, often crushing his opponents in the process. In time, however, he began to realize that winning an argument about the logic of Christianity did not...

02.07.2016

Sailing Home
Homer's "Odyssey" has a timeless allure. It is an ancient story that is significant for every generation: the struggle of a homesick, battle-weary man longing to return to love and family. Odysseus's strivings to overcome divine and earthly...

23.03.2016

Christ, Our Righteousness
Since the time of the Reformation, considerable attention has been given to the theme of justification in the thought of the apostle Paul. The ground-breaking work of E. P. Sanders in Paul and Palestinian Judaism (1977) introduced the "new...

02.10.2012

The Certainty Of Faith
The timeliness of this book, first published in 1901, is shown by the fact that a great number of academic texts quote from it. "The Certainty of Faith" is one of the small but powerful classics written by one of the greatest theologians Holland has...

26.09.2013

The Coming Evangelical Crisis
Go with the flow. Times change. Nothing ever stays the same. So proclaims the voice of our age. But is this wisdom of the world congruous with the wisdom of God? Is the church really too old-fashioned, or has it turned a blind eye as the world crept...

25.10.2013

The Story
Crack open a Bible and you're likely to find (a) Guidelines for living (b) Answers to life's deepest questions (c) Endless lists of people you've never heard of (d) An incredible story about a God who offers hope to a messed up world. 'Incredible...

16.03.2018

What They Don't Tell You
Michael Brown wants to help students understand the mind-set and presuppositions behind the academic discipline of biblical studies. He uses his experiences as both a student and a teacher to offer wise advice about what to expect if you want to be...

18.01.2014

Witches Dozen
Stewart Farrar, along with Janet, wrote many books on witchcraft and was a well known witch appearing frequently in the media. He lived in Ireland and regularly toured the U.S.A. giveing lectures and workshops.

26.05.2018

The Garland of Letters
Pages: 319PrefaceThis book is an attempt, now made for the first time, to explain to an English-knowing reader an undoubtedly difficult subject. I am therefore forcibly reminded of the saying, Veda fears the man of little knowledge,...

25.12.2012

Becoming a Thinking Christian
This book challenges Christians to think. Committed lay Christians, says Cobb, are already theologians; he wants them to realize this and then to become good theologians. Laypersons are just as capable as professional theologians of intellectual...

22.01.2018

Religious Warfare in Europe 1400-1536
Religious warfare has been a recurrent feature of European history. In this study, the Crusade historian Norman Housley describes and analyses the principal expressions of holy war in the period, from the Hussite wars, to the first generation of the...

24.12.2013

Studies In Early Muslim Jurisprudence
This book offers a coherent theory of the origins and early development of Islamic law. The author grounds his argument in a series of representative passages from the earliest juristic works, many of them translated here for the first time....

13.06.2016

Sacrifice Regained
This inaugural lecture by Sarah Coakley, delivered in the University of Cambridge on 13th October 2009, considers the striking cultural dominance, in the latter part of the twentieth century, of a violent and negative rendition of the notion of...

18.01.2015

The Holy Spirit
In The Holy Spirit: Works & Gifts Donald Bloesch aptly brings his grasp of historical and systematic theology together with his deep concern for spirituality. The fruit of a lifetime of study and devotion, this work masterfully interweaves...

18.02.2018

The Cambridge History of Judaism, Volume 1
The first three volumes of The Cambridge History of Judaism cover the history of the Jews from the Exile in 587 B.C.E. to the early Roman period extending into the third century C.E. A comprehensive examination is made of all the relevant literary...

31.07.2015

The Triads
Gregory Palamas (1296-1359)- monk, archbishop and theologian -was a major figure in 14th-century Orthodox Byzantium. This, his greatest work, presents a defense in support of the monastic groups known as the hesychasts, the originators of the Jesus...

25.08.2015

Rediscovering the Parables of Jesus
Joachim Jeremias' The Parables of Jesus is a classic of twentieth-century New Testament scholarship. However, to appreciate its original form to the full calls for a knowledge of Greek, and patience to work through much technical and linguistic...

09.08.2017

Jesus of Nazareth-Christ of Faith
"One of Germany's best-known New Testament scholars, Prof. Peter Stuhlmacher of Tubingen�exegete and theologian, scholar and pastor�offers here three outstanding essays on Jesus Christ, his death, and the Lord's Supper....

22.08.2017

The Book of Druidry
I have very much been interested lately in ancient Britain. One aspect that has held my fascination is the melding of the various religious systems. Britain saw a number of religions sweep through...the cults of Mithras, the gods of the Roman...

20.06.2013

How Jesus Became Christian
Jesus was thoroughly Jewish. Mary, his mother, was Jewish and Judaism was the religion he practiced throughout his life. Jesus' teachings focused on the important Jewish issues of the day...But, what happened? How did Jesus the Jew become a Gentile...

13.07.2015

Crooked Cucumber
Shunryu Suzuki is known to countless readers as the author of the modern spiritual classic Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind.  This most influential teacher comes vividly to life in Crooked Cucumber, the first full...

29.09.2013

Essential Buddhism
Four hundred million people call themselves Buddhists today. Yet most Westerners know little about this powerful, Eastern-spawned faith. How did it begin? What do its adherents believe? Why are so many Westerners drawn to it? Essential...

15.04.2015

The Forgotten Trinity
Facts about Trinity that the likes of James White deny:1- “The formulation ‘One God in three Persons’ was not solidly established, certainly not fully assimilated into Christian life and profession of faith, prior to the end...

18.05.2018

The Fruitful Life
I was not disappointed with Bridges' Scripture-laden study on the fruit of the Spirit. Devotion to God is the only reason we can and should seek to bear fruit. I agree with Bridges statement that all too often our motives are self-centered:...

05.02.2016

Three Wooden Crosses
David Hall's freshman work places the reader with three friends in a small, west-Texas town in 1962.A farmer must face the harsh reality of a son who longs for a different life and a farm that is failing. A teacher works to free her students...

10.02.2013

Women and Indigenous Religions
From the Dalit midwives in India to the women of the Nahua region in the state of Morelos, Mexico, from the indigenous nations in Turtle Island in Canada to the shamans (male and female) of South Korea and Vietnam, there are still many vital...

26.03.2014

Listening to the Spirit in the Text
For many years Gordon Fee, one of today's foremost evangelical scholars, has been asked to bring his trusted biblical expertise together with his well-known passion for the gospel and the church. Listening to the Spirit in the Text is his answer....

11.11.2013

While Standing on One Foot
Here are eighteen stories from the Jewish tradition that challenge you to answer a question or solve a puzzle. When you've done your best, the authors give you answers that have come down through time. Can you outthink the sages, or will they help...

10.10.2014

Bibelausgaben, Die Bibel nach der Übersetzung Martin Luthers, mit Apokryphen, Neue Rechtschreibung, Schwarz (#1241)
Martin Luther was a German monk, theologian, university professor and church reformer whose ideas inspired the Protestant Reformation and changed the course of Western civilization.Luther's theology challenged the authority of the papacy by...

02.01.2017

Reading Scripture As Wesleyans
John Wesley boasted that he was a man of one book, but he was also a thoughtful student throughout his life and an author of many books.Asbreathgives life, John Wesley inhaled and exhaled the words of Scripture, shaping his thoughts, beliefs,...

23.05.2013

Ignatius Catholic Study Bible
Based on the Revised Standard Version -- Carbolic Edition, this volume leads readers through a penetrating study of the Gospel of Matthew, using the biblical text itself and the Church's own guidelines for understanding the Bible. Ample notes...

17.11.2017

Pious and Secular America
U.S. theologian. The son of an evangelical minister, he studied at Eden Theological Seminary and Yale Divinity School. He was ordained in the Evangelical Synod of North America in 1915 and served as pastor of Bethel Evangelical Church in Detroit,...

15.12.2012

Tibet
A moving journey into the heart of Buddhist spirituality and into the daily life and festivals of people in the Tibetan interior. "Matthieu's spiritual life and his camera are one and the same, and it is from this unity that these fleeting yet...

06.01.2014

The New Testament Made Easier
Noted teacher and gospel scholar, David J. Ridges, makes Acts through Revelation come alive in The New Testament Made Easier, Part 2. In-the-verse notes provide a unique teaching tool which allows you to read the complete King James Bible text of...

08.06.2013

Leviticus as Literature
This account of Leviticus by a world renowned anthropologist presents the biblical work as a literary masterpiece. Seen in an anthropological perspective, Leviticus has a mystical structure which plots the book into three parts corresponding to the...

09.03.2014

Our Triune God
Provides a pastor’s perspective for a fuller understanding of the saving, mysterious, practical, and glorious Trinity. How are we to relate to a three-personed God? The idea of the Trinity may initially seem too abstract to...

11.06.2018

Acts
For hundreds of years Christendom has been blessed with Bible commentaries written by great men of God highly respected for their godly walk and their insight into spiritual truth. The Crossway Classic Commentaries present the...

04.06.2017

Beginning Well
"Saints are made by good conversions." In this challenging and provocative book, Gordon T. Smith contends that a chief cause of spiritual immaturity in the evangelical church is an inadequate theology of conversion. Conversion, he says, involves...

30.01.2015

The Evil of Evils
This rare treatise has been out of print since 1654. Most people will do all they can to avoid affliction, but do very little to avoid sin. In 67 chapters, Burroughs shows in a myriad of ways how sin is the greatest evil, and constantly demonstrates...

02.12.2015

Christianity
What do J. I. Packer, Billy Graham and Richard John Neuhaus have in common? Each was recently named by TIME magazine as among the 25 most influential evangelicals in America. Dr. Packer, the Board of Governors’ Professor of Theology at...

03.04.2015

Ask Me Anything 2
As in the first book, Ask Me Anything by J. Budziszewski (aka Professor Theophilus) gives reasoned, direct, thoughtful Christian answers to the most difficult questions students (and all of us) face in today’s world. Four sections in the...

11.09.2017

Isti’ab, Meningkatkan Kapasitas Rekrutmen Dakwah
Dakwah merupakan tugas berat bagi para da’I dan kader dakwah. Namin bukan berarti boleh dihindari, karena dakwah disamping menantang sekaligus tugas mulia. Dengan demikian amanah ini mesti dilaksanakan dengan kerja keras, sungguh-sungguh dan...

22.12.2013

Memaknai Kematian
Buku ini memberi penjelasan tentang kematian serta proses yang akan kita alami setelahnya..Seperti judulnya, buku ini mengajak kita untuk benar-benar berusaha memaknai kematian..Di dalamnya juga menjelaskan mengenai psoses kematian itu...

23.11.2017

Isaiah
Isaiah's name means "the Lord is salvation"--and this was his message for more than 40 years. Through the prophet Isaiah, the Lord pronounced judgment on the proud who sought to save themselves. But through Isaiah God also comforted the humble with...

09.05.2016

World Religions
Now in a second edition, this highly successful text offers a comprehensive and engaging introduction to Western religious traditions. It provides in-depth coverage of Judaism, Zoroastrianism, Christianity, and Islam. It also includes a chapter on...

07.08.2014

Your Church Is Too Small
I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. Too often, these words of Jesus from John 17:20-21 seem like an unreachable ideal. But in Your Church Is...

03.01.2015

Unbound
Fierce. Primal. Pure.This is the goddess Artemis, as seen by her modern worshipers.In this unique collection of essays, poetry, fiction, accounts of personal experiences and other forms of devotional writing, the wild one of the...

10.02.2016

The Blackwell Companion to Christian Ethics
"The Blackwell Companion to Christian Ethics" presents a comprehensive and systematic exposition of Christian ethics, seen through the lens of Christian worship. An innovative exposition of Christian ethics, seen through the lens of Christian...

12.07.2018

God, Revelation, and Authority, Volume 4
"The most important work of evangelical theology in modern times." --Kenneth Briggs, New York Times "Establishes Henry as the leading theologian of the nation's evangelical flank." --Richard Ostling, Time Magazine...

14.01.2015

Path to Bliss
The Path to Bliss is a quick and readable introduction to the spirit and aims of Buddhist practice. The Dalai Lama's strength in this book is to provides down to earth anecdotal and philosophical motivation to pursue Buddhist practice. The Dalai...

13.06.2017

Meeting Faith
Reluctantly leaving behind Pop Tarts and pop culture to battle flying rats, hissing cobras, forest fires, and decomposing corpses, Faith Adiele shows readers in this personal narrative, with accompanying journal entries, that the path to faith is...

06.03.2014

Healing Mantras
Mantras, or simple chants, are short phrases packed with energy and intention, specifically designed to generate powerful sound-waves that promote healing, insight, creativity and spiritual growth.The transformative power of sound has been...

15.01.2016

Anger
Heated words, cool malice, deadly feuds, the furious rush of adrenaline-anger is clearly the most destructive of the seven deadly sins. It can ruin families, wreck one's health, destroy peace of mind and, at its worst, lead to murder, genocide, and...

10.05.2016

Kingdom through Covenant
The disciplines of biblical and systematic theology join forces to investigate anew the biblical covenants and the implications of such a study for conclusions in systematic theology.By incorporating the latest available research from the...

09.12.2012

Simple Spirituality
This is simply one of the most profound and challenging books I've read about living out the gospel among the poorest and vulnerable of the earth. I am not where I'd like to be, in terms of what I can do, but I know I'm not where I was. I pray...

23.02.2016

Jesus
Jesus says, "All Scripture points to me" (John 5:39). But what does that mean exactly?The twenty-seven books of the New Testament are largely a commentary on the Old Testament, and each part of the Bible is a signpost to Jesus. Once this is...

29.09.2016

Believer's Baptism
Is believer’s baptism the clear teaching of the New Testament Scriptures? What are the historical and theological challenges to believer’s baptism? What are the practical applications for believer’s baptism today? Volume two in the NEW AMERICAN...

14.12.2017

At the Heart of the Gospel
The sexual revolution brought a terribly distorted vision of the body and sex into the mainstream. How should Christians respond? With his illuminating Theology of the Body, Pope John Paul II challenged the modern world not to stop at the surface,...

24.05.2013

The Openness of God
Presents A Careful and Full-Orbed Argument that the God known through Christ desires "responsive relationship" with his creatures. While it rejects process theology, the book asserts that such classical doctrines as God's immutability, impassibility...

20.10.2016

A Glimpse of Nothingness
a cute and light foray into an American Zen Buddhist monastery through the eyes of a Dutchman. enjoyed all the little buddhist asides about the Buddha Nature, knowing nothing, being nothing. Some notable quotes " Real wisdom can never be expressed...

01.07.2017

Abraham in Egypt (The Collected Works of Hugh Nibley, Volume 14)
Even more than most Nibley books, this one will be appreciate more by LDS than by non-members.Nibley explores the various scriptures and non-canonical ancient texts surrounding the Abraham story, especially as it relates to his being in...

25.12.2015

Men and Masculinities in Christianity and Judaism
Men and Masculinities in Christianity and Judaism brings together a selection of contemporary writings from religious studies scholars who address men as gendered beings within the Jewish and Christian traditions. The volume takes 'gender' seriously...

29.11.2012

The State of the University
In this book, controversial and world-renowned theologian, Stanley Hauerwas, tackles the issue of theology being sidelined as a necessary discipline in the modern university. It is an attempt to reclaim the knowledge of God as just that - knowledge....

13.09.2017

Authority
One of the greatest questions that people face in life is the question of authority. Where does authority come from? Who has true authority? What should I look to as my ultimate authority? By what authority do I judge myself and the world around me?...

22.07.2014

Three Views on the Rapture
The rapture, or the belief that, at some point, Jesus living followers will join him forever while others do not, is an important but contested doctrine among evangelicals. Scholars generally hold one of three perspectives on the timing of and...

24.06.2014

For the Nations
These essays in Christian social ethics, some previously published but most appearing in print here for the first time, are all about the way in which the church, in the midst of the world, is called to think and act on behalf of the world. As the...

20.10.2017

Buried Treasure
Did you know the Hebrew letters for "man" and "woman" combine as mathematical symbols to produce the two words "God" and "fire"? Support this equation with the letters representing God's name, and you stabilize the passion between the sexes in an...

28.09.2012

Introduction to the Catechism of the Catholic Church
This is a valuable introduction to the Catechism by the general editor of the Catechism (Schonborn) and the head of the Bishops Commission for the implementation of the Catechism (Ratzinger). Providing helpful insights on how to read and study the...

21.06.2018

Divine Rebels
Divine Rebels chronicles the extraordinary efforts of American Christian activists who agitate for a world free of racism, patriarchy, bigotry, retribution, ecocide, torture, poverty, and militarism. While pundits speak of the...

25.08.2016

Why Good Arguments Often Fail
You gave it your best shot. You made the best case you knew how, and your friend still wasn't persuaded to follow Christ. Why is it that solid, rational arguments for the Christian faith often fail? For over fifty years James Sire, noted author and...

05.06.2015

The Cambridge Companion to St Paul
The apostle Paul has been justifiably described as the first and greatest Christian theologian. His letters were among the earliest documents to be included in the New Testament and, as such, they influenced Christian thinking from its very...

03.06.2015

The Mystery of The Dead Sea Scrolls Revealed
John Marco Allegro was a scholar who challenged orthodox views of the Dead Sea Scrolls, the Bible and the history of religion, with books that attracted popular attention and scholarly derision.After service in the Royal Navy during World...

04.06.2014

A House for Hope
Hope is rising. The political tide in the United States has turned, and people across the country who have been working for years for social change and justice finally feel as though they aren't struggling alone. Yet for those who ground their...

13.01.2018

Good? Bad? Who knows?
Baca buku versi terjemahan Bahasa Indonesia, judulnya "Don't Worry, Be Hopey"Seperti buku2 Ajahn Brahm lainnya, buku ini banyak menginspirasi. Saat membaca buku ini, kita jadi sadar akan banyak hal, hal-hal baik yang terlewatkan karena kita...

16.01.2015

Learning True Love
"Learning True Love is a unique autobiography that tells the gripping story of Sr. Chan Khong, who has for more than four decades worked closely with Thich Nhat Hanh. It reflects her spiritual growth against the backdrop of a war-torn Vietnam, and...

04.03.2016