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  1. The Queer God

    By Marcella Althaus-Reid

    There are those who go to gay bars and salsa clubs with rosaries in their pockets, and who make camp chapels of their living rooms. Others enter churches with love letters hidden in their bags, because their need for God and their need for love refuse to fit into different compartments. But what...

    Published October 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  2. Simone Weil as we knew her

    2nd Edition

    By Joseph-Marie Perrin, Gustave Thibon

    Simone Weil (1909-1943) was a defining figure of the twentieth century; a philosopher, Christian (although never baptised), resistance fighter, Labour activist and teacher, described by Albert Camus as 'the only great spirit of our time'. In 1941 Weil was introduced to Father Joseph-Marie Perrin, a...

    Published October 8th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Christian Mystics

    Their Lives and Legacies Throughout the Ages

    By Ursula King

    Ursula King’s Christian Mystics tells the story of sixty men and women whose mystical devotion to God transformed the times in which they lived and still affects our present-day search for spiritual meaning. Moving from key figures of the early Christian age to the great mystics of modern times,...

    Published September 30th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Truth in the Making

    Creative Knowledge in Theology and Philosophy

    By Robert C. Miner

    Series: Routledge Radical Orthodoxy

    Is knowing a purely passive reception of something concrete outside the mind, or when we know something, are we creating something too?Spanning more than 500 years of philosophical enquiry from the Middle Ages to the present day, Robert Miner clarifies modern philosophical conceptions of knowing as...

    Published September 17th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Foucault, Christianity and Interfaith Dialogue

    By Henrique Pinto

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    Foucault, Christianity and Interfaith Dialogue develops a new model for interfaith dialogue using the work of the French historian of ideas, Michel Foucault. The author argues that it is the injustice done to the 'Other' by Roman Catholic, Protestant and other centred and unitary models of...

    Published September 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  6. 'Let us die that we may live'

    Greek homilies on Christian Martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine and Syria c.350-c.450 AD

    By Pauline Allen, Boudewijn Dehandschutter, Johan Leemans, Wendy Mayer

    This book presents fresh, lively translations of fourteen such homilies, the majority for the first time in English. The homilies were delivered in some of the main cities of the Greek East of the later Roman Empire, by well-known figures such as Basil of Caesarea, Gregory of Nyssa and John...

    Published June 18th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Christianity in the Second Century

    The Case of Tatian

    By Emily J. Hunt

    Series: Routledge Early Church Monographs

    Tatian is a significant figure in the early Church, his work both representing and revealing his second-century context. This study offers a detailed exploration of his thought. It is also a valuable introduction to the entire period, particularly the key developments it witnessed in...

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Augustine and Modernity

    By Michael Hanby

    Series: Routledge Radical Orthodoxy

    Augustine and Modernity is a fresh and challenging addition to current debates about the Augustinian origins of modern subjectivity and the Christian genesis of Western nihilism. It firmly rejects the dominant modern view that the modern Cartesian subject, as an archetype of Western nihilism,...

    Published April 16th 2003 by Routledge

  9. Major World Religions

    From Their Origins To The Present

    Edited by Lloyd Ridgeon

    This work seeks to answer questions about the great religious traditions in the contemporary age. It focuses upon those religions that continue to demand the attention of the Western world. Following an introduction on the philosophy of religion, attention is focused on Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism,...

    Published March 12th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Culture and the Thomist Tradition

    After Vatican II

    By Tracey Rowland

    Series: Routledge Radical Orthodoxy

    Thomism's influence upon the development of Catholicism is difficult to overestimate - but how secure is its grip on the challenges that face contemporary society? Culture and the Thomist Tradition examines the crisis of Thomism today as thrown into relief by Vatican II, the twenty-first ecumenical...

    Published February 19th 2003 by Routledge