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  1. King James's Bible

    A Selection, 2nd Edition

    Edited by W. H Stevenson

    Without an understanding of Biblical stories, readers lose out on much of the richness of English literature, as authors from Milton through T.S. Eliot to Jeanette Winterson draw inspiration from Biblical stories in their own writing. This user-friendly annotated selection of key...

    Published July 1st 2010 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Historical Jesus

    Edited by Craig A. Evans

    This Encyclopedia brings together the vast array of historical research into the reality of the man, the teachings, the acts, and the events ascribed to him that have served as the foundational story of one of the world's central religions. This kind of historiography is not biography. The...

    Published June 3rd 2010 by Routledge

  3. Reading the New Testament

    Contemporary Approaches

    By James G. Crossley

    Series: Reading Religious Texts

    Reading the New Testament offers an exciting and contemporary approach to New Testament Studies, which have changed dramatically in the past thirty years. James Crossley combines an introduction to traditional methods of source, form and social-scientific criticism with postcolonial, gender and...

    Published May 28th 2010 by Routledge

  4. The Bible: The Basics

    By John Barton

    Series: The Basics

    The Bible: The Basics is a compelling introduction to the Bible as both a sacred text, central to the faith of millions, and a classic work of Western literature, containing a tapestry of genres, voices, perspectives and images. This masterly guide skilfully addresses both aspects of the Bible’s...

    Published January 25th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Understanding the Social World of the New Testament

    Edited by Dietmar Neufeld, Richard E. DeMaris

    The New Testament is a book of great significance in Western culture yet is often inaccessible to students because the modern world differs so significantly from the ancient Mediterranean one in which it was written. It is imperative to develop a cross-cultural understanding of the values of the...

    Published October 27th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Leo the Great

    By Bronwen Neil

    Series: The Early Church Fathers

    Pope Leo I’s theological and political influence in his own time (440-461) and beyond far outweighs the amount of attention he has received in recent scholarship. That influence extended well beyond Rome to the Christian East through his contribution to preparations for the Council of Chalcedon and...

    Published May 18th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Dictionary of Biblical Criticism and Interpretation

    By Stanley E. Porter

    Compiling the results from contemporary and exciting areas of research into one single important volume, this book stands ahead of its field in providing a comprehensive one-stop Handbook reference of biblical interpretation. Examining a wide range of articles on many of the recognized...

    Published May 11th 2009 by Routledge

  8. The New Testament in its Ritual World

    By Richard E. DeMaris

    What was life like among the first Christians? For the last thirty years, scholars have explored the historical and social contexts of the New Testament in order to sharpen their understanding of the text itself. This interest has led scholars to focus more and more on the social features of early...

    Published March 10th 2008 by Routledge

  9. The Many Deaths of Judas Iscariot

    A Meditation on Suicide

    By Aaron Maurice Saari

    In this bold, captivating and controversial book, the author combines his own intensely moving personal accounts with incisive scriptural analysis, and challenges the reader to reassess what they think they know about Judas Iscariot and suicide. Drawing on the memory of his own brother’s action...

    Published May 25th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Fifty Major Cities of the Bible

    By John Laughlin

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    From the ruins of the ancient seaside city of Acco, to the small but archaeologically important town of Yokneam, Fifty Major Cities of the Bible provides readers with a comprehensive guide to the ancient cities that played a vital role in the world from which the Bible originated. Not only covering...

    Published December 9th 2005 by Routledge