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  1. The Lure of Images

    A history of religion and visual media in America

    By David Morgan

    Series: Media, Religion and Culture

    This is the history of the relationship between mass produced visual media and religion in the United States. It is a journey from the 1780s to the present - from early evangelical tracts to teenage witches and televangelists, and from illustrated books to contemporary cinema. David Morgan...

    Published July 31st 2007 by Routledge

  2. Studying Christian Spirituality

    By David B. Perrin

    This book provides a new introduction to the study of Christian spirituality, exploring it through the human sciences and ranging from philosophy and hermeneutics to psychology, history, sociology and anthropology. Systematic and progressive, it introduces the key approaches and shows how they...

    Published July 16th 2007 by Routledge

  3. A Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion

    Love Letters to the Church

    By Donald G Hanway

    Encourage the Church to address the gift of human sexuality—how to view it, how to deal with it, and how it relates to spiritualityA Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion: Love Letters to the Church challenges traditional church teachings that brand homosexuality as immoral, using pertinent...

    Published July 13th 2006 by Routledge

  4. The Spirituality of Community Life

    When We Come 'Round Right

    By Ron Mcdonald, Andrew J Weaver

    Find out how communities can help people transcend their individual needs to live richer, fuller livesThe Spirituality of Community Life is a deeply personal analysis of community life and its importance in helping people develop to their full potential. Dr. Ron McDonald, a pastoral counselor,...

    Published April 25th 2006 by Routledge

  5. The Notebooks of Simone Weil

    By Simone Weil

    Simone Weil (1909-1943) was a defining figure of the twentieth century; a philosopher, Christian, resistance fighter, anarchist, feminist, Labour activist and teacher. She was described by T. S. Eliot as 'a woman of genius, of a kind of genius akin to that of the saints', and by Albert Camus as '...

    Published December 25th 2003 by Routledge

  6. 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 9th 2003 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. Early Christians and Animals

    By Robert M. Grant

    Early Christians and Animals presents a lively study of the significance of animals in early Christian thought, tradition, text and art.Robert M. Grant:* examines the diverse and often conflicting sources, from the pagan antecedents Aristotle and Pliny, to Biblical animal references and the Church...

    Published June 10th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Perpetua's Passion

    The Death and Memory of a Young Roman Woman

    By Joyce E. Salisbury

    Perpetua's Passion studies the third-century martyrdom of a young woman and places it in the intellectual and social context of her age. Conflicting ideas of religion, family and gender are explored as Salisbury follows Perpetua from her youth in a wealthy Roman household to her imprisonment and...

    Published October 7th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Constructing Early Christian Families

    Family as Social Reality and Metaphor

    Edited by Halvor Moxnes

    The family is a topical issue for studies of the Ancient world. Family, household and kinship have different connotations in antiquity from their modern ones. This volume expands that discussion to investigate the early Christian family structures within the larger Graeco-Roman context.Particular...

    Published April 24th 1997 by Routledge