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  1. The Bible in Western Culture

    The Student's Guide

    By Dee Dyas, Esther Hughes

    The influence of the Bible in Western culture is immeasurable, but these days few of us know much about it. Presenting concise and accessible introductions to the Bible's most important characters, stories and themes, this text encourages better understanding, study and analysis of the Christian...

    Published June 14th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Yours Faithfully

    Virtual Letters from the Bible

    By Philip R. Davies

    Series: BibleWorld

    'Yours Faithfully' presents an anthology of virtual letters from the Bible, in which leading scholars imagine correspondence between biblical characters. Each letter conveys the insights that a given character might have and, together, the letters provide a rich sense of the concerns which propel...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Routledge

  3. The Early Christian World

    Edited by Philip F. Esler

    Series: Routledge Worlds

    Early Christian World presents an exhaustive, erudite and lavishly illustrated treatment of how the small movement which formed around Jesus in Galilee became the pre-eminent religion of the ancient world. The work begins by firmly situating early Christianity within its Mediterranean social,...

    Published July 29th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Biblical World

    Edited by John Barton

    Series: Routledge Worlds

    The Biblical World is a comprehensive guide to the contents, historical settings and social context of the Bible. It presents the fruits of years of specialist study in an accessible form, and is essential reading for anyone who reads the Bible and would like to know more about how and why it came...

    Published July 29th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Archaeology, Ritual, Religion

    By Timothy Insoll

    Series: Themes in Archaeology Series

    The archaeology of religion is a much neglected area, yet religious sites and artefacts constitute a major area of archaeological evidence. Timothy Insoll presents an introductory statement on the archaeology of religion, examining what archaeology can tell us about religion, the problems of...

    Published April 1st 2004 by Routledge

  6. The Face of the Deep

    A Theology of Becoming

    By Catherine Keller

    This is a groundbreaking, highly original work of postmodern feminist theology from one of the most important authors in the field. The Face of the Deep deconstructs the Christian doctrine of creation which claims that a transcendent Lord unilaterally created the universe out of nothing. Catherine...

    Published November 14th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Jerome

    By Stefan Rebenich

    Series: The Early Church Fathers

    As a scholar, writer and ascetic, Jerome was a major intellectual force in the early Church and influenced the ideals of Christian chastity and poverty for many generations after his death. This book assembles a representative selection of his voluminous output. It will help readers to a balanced...

    Published September 5th 2002 by Routledge

  8. God, Gender and the Bible

    By Deborah Sawyer

    Edited by David Gunn, Gary. A Philips

    Series: Biblical Limits

    Deborah Sawyer discusses this crucial yet unresolved question in the context of contemporary and postmodern ideas about gender and power, based on fresh examination of a number of texts from Hebrew and Christian scripture. Such texts offer striking parallels to contemporary gender theories (...

    Published July 18th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Racializing Jesus

    Race, Ideology and the Formation of Modern Biblical Scholarship

    By Shawn Kelley

    Series: Biblical Limits

    Shawn Kelley's groundbreaking study shows how the major intellectual movements of the modern world, such as Orientalism and romantic nationalism, become infused with the category of race. He then traces the processes through which racially-grounded thinking has influenced modern biblical...

    Published May 2nd 2002 by Routledge

  10. A Christian Faith for Today

    By Prof W Montgomery Watt, W. Montgomery Watt

    Written by one of the world's foremost religious authorities, A Christian Faith for Today provides both Christians and sceptics with a much-needed response to modernity's challenge to God.Most people accept that our world is regulated by the laws of natural science, but how should Christian...

    Published April 4th 2002 by Routledge