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A Sunlit Absence: Silence, Awareness, and Contemplation

ISBN : 9780195378726

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¥2,915
Author: 
Martin Laird
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
142 x 181 mm
Pub date
Aug 2011
"The practice of contemplation is one of the great spiritual arts," writes Martin Laird in A Sunlit Absence. "Not a technique but a skill, it harnesses the winds of grace that lead us out into the lib ... Read more

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Aliens & Strangers?: The Struggle for Coherence in the Everyday Lives of Evangelicals

ISBN : 9780198842385

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¥3,652
Author: 
Anna Strhan
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2019
In this work of qualitative sociology, Anna Strhan offers an in-depth study of the everyday lives of members of a conservative evangelical Anglican church in London. 'St John's' is a vibrant church, w ... Read more

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Aliens & Strangers?: The Struggle for Coherence in the Everyday Lives of Evangelicals

ISBN : 9780198724469

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¥11,143
Author: 
Anna Strhan
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 239 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
In this work of qualitative sociology, Anna Strhan offers an in-depth study of the everyday lives of members of a conservative evangelical Anglican church in London. 'St John's' is a vibrant church, ... Read more

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American Spaces of Conversion: The Conductive Imaginaries of Edwards, Emerson, and James

ISBN : 9780195370928

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¥12,628
Author: 
Andrea Knutson
Pages
200 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 242 mm
Pub date
Dec 2010
This study examines how the concept of conversion and specifically the legacy of the doctrine of preparation, as articulated in Puritan Reform theology as transplanted to the Massachusetts Bay colony, ... Read more

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Becoming Catholic: Finding Rome in the American Religious Landscape

ISBN : 9780199964987

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¥5,225
Author: 
David A. Yamane
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
May 2014
The history of Christianity and particularly of Roman Catholicism has been profoundly shaped by conversion for centuries, from the first apostles to such prominent modern converts as John Henry Newman ... Read more

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College Hookup Culture and Christian Ethics: The Lives and Longings of Emerging Adults

ISBN : 9780190268503

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¥5,390
Author: 
Jennifer Erin Beste
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
In America, Christian adolescents and young adults have grown up with fiercely competing narratives about sex, relationships, and fulfillment. Within a Christian world of church services, formal relig ... Read more

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Contemplation and Classical Christianity: A Study in Augustine

ISBN : 9780199563708

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¥12,419
Author: 
John Peter Kenney
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
145 x 221 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Series
Oxford Early Christian Studies
After resolving to become a Catholic Christian, Augustine spent a decade trying to clarify his understanding of 'contemplation,' the interior presence of God to the soul. That long struggle yielded hi ... Read more

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Escaped Nuns: True Womanhood and the Campaign Against Convents in Antebellum America

ISBN : 9780190881009

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¥4,609
Author: 
Cassandra L. Yacovazzi
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Just five weeks after its publication in January 1836, Awful Disclosures of the Hotel Dieu Nunnery, billed as an escaped nun's shocking exposé of convent life, had already sold more than 20,000 copies ... Read more

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Grace Abounding: With Other Spiritual Autobiographies

ISBN : 9780199554980

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¥1,639
Author: 
John Bunyan; John Stachniewski; Anita Pacheco
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 196 mm
Pub date
Sep 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
I evidently saw that unless the great God of his infinite grace and bounty, had voluntarily chosen me to be a vessel of mercy, though I should desire, and long, and labour until my heart did break, no ... Read more

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Gregory of Nyssa's Tabernacle Imagery in its Jewish and Christian Contexts

ISBN : 9780198715399

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¥15,158
Author: 
Ann Conway-Jones
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Series
Oxford Early Christian Studies
Integrating patristics and early Jewish mysticism, this book examines Gregory of Nyssa's tabernacle imagery, as found in Life of Moses 2. 170-201. Previous scholarship has often focused on Gregory's i ... Read more

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