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When Art Disrupts Religion: Aesthetic Experience and the Evangelical Mind

ISBN : 9780190279769

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¥6,171
Author: 
Philip S. Francis; Randall H. Balmer
Pages
232 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Apr 2017
When Art Disrupts Religion opens at London's Tate Modern Museum, with a young Evangelical man contemplating a painting by Mark Rothko, an aesthetic experience that proves disruptive to his religious l ... Read more

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When Aseneth Met Joseph: A Late Antique Tale of the Biblical Patriarch and His Egyptian Wife, Reconsidered

ISBN : 9780190253998

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¥8,756
Author: 
Ross Shepard Kraemer
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jul 2015
This is the study of an anonymous ancient work, usually called Joseph and Aseneth, which narrates the transformation of the daughter of an Egyptian priest into an acceptable spouse for the biblical Jo ... Read more

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When God Spoke Greek: The Septuagint and the Making of the Christian Bible

ISBN : 9780199781720

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¥6,171
Author: 
Timothy Michael Law
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 236 mm
Pub date
Aug 2013
How did the New Testament writers and the earliest Christians come to adopt the Jewish scriptures as their first Old Testament? And why are our modern Bibles related more to the Rabbinic Hebrew Bible ... Read more

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When Near Becomes Far: Old Age in Rabbinic Literature

ISBN : 9780197501481

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¥16,984
Author: 
Mira Balberg; Haim Weiss
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2021
When Near Becomes Far explores the representations and depictions of old age in the rabbinic Jewish literature of late antiquity (150-600 CE). Through close literary readings and cultural analysis, th ... Read more

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When Sparrows Became Hawks: The Making of the Sikh Warrior Tradition, 1699-1799

ISBN : 9780199756551

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¥19,734
Author: 
Purnima Dhavan
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Nov 2011
Challenging the commonly accepted belief that the distinctive rituals, ceremonies, and cultural practices associated with the Khalsa were formed during the lifetime of the Tenth and last Sikh Guru, Go ... Read more

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Where the Conflict Really Lies: Science, Religion, and Naturalism

ISBN : 9780199812097

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¥6,688
Author: 
Alvin Plantinga
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 213 mm
Pub date
Jun 2012
This book is a long-awaited major statement by a pre-eminent analytic philosopher, Alvin Plantinga, on one of our biggest debates - the compatibility of science and religion. The last twenty years ha ... Read more

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White Men's Magic: Scripturalization as Slavery

ISBN : 9780199873579

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¥7,029
Author: 
Vincent L. Wimbush
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
May 2012
The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavus Vassa, the African, first published in England in 1789, was one of the earliest and remains to this day one of the best-known Engl ... Read more

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Who Chose the Gospels?: Probing the Great Gospel Conspiracy

ISBN : 9780199640294

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¥2,662
Author: 
C.E. Hill
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
134 x 203 mm
Pub date
Apr 2012
The Bible contains four Gospels which tell the story of Jesus of Nazareth. And yet, many more Gospels once existed. Who, then, determined which Gospels would, for the next two thousand years, serve as ... Read more

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Who Rules the Synagogue?: Religious Authority and the Formation of American Judaism

ISBN : 9780190490270

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¥16,643
Author: 
Zev Eleff
Pages
344 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Who Rules the Synagogue? explores how American Jewry in the nineteenth century transformed from a lay dominated community to one whose leading religious authorities were rabbis. Previously, scholars h ... Read more

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Why are There Differences in the Gospels?: What We Can Learn from Ancient Biography

ISBN : 9780190264260

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¥7,194
Author: 
Michael R. Licona; Craig A. Evans
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
Anyone who reads the Gospels carefully will notice that there are differences in the manner in which they report the same events. These differences have led many conservative Christians to resort to h ... Read more

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