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Product Description: The two Books of Homilies, along with the Book of Common Prayer and the Ordinal, have long been basic documents of the Church of England, and are valuable in showing how Anglican doctrine shifted during the Reformation, as well as being of considerable historical importance...read more
By Gerald Bray (editor)

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9780227175446 | Critical edition (James Clarke, January 28, 2016), cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The two Books of Homilies, along with the Book of Common Prayer and the Ordinal, have long been basic documents of the Church of England, and are valuable in showing how Anglican doctrine shifted during the Reformation, as well as being of considerable historical importance.

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9780227176238 | Critical edition (James Clarke, February 23, 2017), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The two Books of Homilies, along with the Book of Common Prayer and the Ordinal, have long been basic documents of the Church of England, and are valuable in showing how Anglican doctrine shifted during the Reformation, as well as being of considerable historical importance.

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Product Description: It’s obvious that Jesus fulfilled prophecies about the promised Messiah – or so the gospels make it seem. But the real story is more complex, and more compelling. In hindsight, we can see that Jesus had help fulfilling prophecy...read more

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9780718894443 | Lutterworth Pr, February 23, 2017, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: It’s obvious that Jesus fulfilled prophecies about the promised Messiah – or so the gospels make it seem.
9781498228961 | Cascade Books, December 11, 2015, cover price $47.00 | About this edition: It's obvious that Jesus fulfilled prophecies about the promised Messiah--or so the gospels make it seem.

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Product Description: Historians and theologians alike have long recognized that at the heart of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation were five declarations (or “solas”) that distinguished the movement from other expressions of the Christian faith...read more
By Matthew Barrett (editor)

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9780310515746 | Zondervan, January 31, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Historians and theologians alike have long recognized that at the heart of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation were five declarations (or “solas”) that distinguished the movement from other expressions of the Christian faith.

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Product Description: Historians and theologians alike have long recognized that at the heart of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation were the five solas: sola scriptura, solus Christus, sola gratia, sola fide, and soli Deo gloria. These five solas do not merely summarize what the Reformation was all about but have served to distinguish Protestantism ever since...read more
By Matthew Barrett (editor)

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9780310515760 | Zondervan, January 31, 2017, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Historians and theologians alike have long recognized that at the heart of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation were the five solas: sola scriptura, solus Christus, sola gratia, sola fide, and soli Deo gloria.

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Product Description: Institutional foundation stories have a tendency to change and develop with the passage of time and much repetition. Maritime social historian, R.W.H. Miller, here explores the life of The Rev. John Ashley and his association with the foundation story of the Mission to Seafarers, the work of which society is much admired by its present Patron, HRH the Princess Royal...read more

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9780718894504 | Lutterworth Pr, January 26, 2017, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Institutional foundation stories have a tendency to change and develop with the passage of time and much repetition.

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Product Description: In The Forgiveness of Sins, Tim Carter examines the significance of forgiveness in a New Testament context, delving deep into second-century Christian literature on sin and the role of the early church in mitigating it. This crucial spiritual issue is at the core of what it means to be Christian, and Carter’s thorough and erudite examination of this theme is a necessity for any professional or amateur scholar of the early church...read more

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9780227176054 | James Clarke, January 26, 2017, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In The Forgiveness of Sins, Tim Carter examines the significance of forgiveness in a New Testament context, delving deep into second-century Christian literature on sin and the role of the early church in mitigating it.

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Product Description: Luke the Historian and Theologian looks globally over "written texts" that are being read as authoritative scripture and pronounces them as pointing together. He argues that both Hellenistic rhetorical historiography and Israel's scriptural heritage distinguish the ever intriguing landscape that we call Luke-Acts and, through a thematic movement of its own, brings both dimensions into bold, coherent relief...read more

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9783110255393, titled "Luke the Historian of Israel’s Legacy, Theologian of Israel’s ‘christ’: A New Reading of the ‘gospel Acts’ of Luke" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, August 15, 2016, cover price $182.00 | About this edition: Luke the Historian and Theologian looks globally over "written texts" that are being read as authoritative scripture and pronounces them as pointing together.

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By Horacio E. Lona (editor)

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9783110286052 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, January 15, 2017, cover price $168.00

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Product Description: Thomas Blanton sheds light on the philosophy surrounding gift giving in Paul’s letters and on modern theories of gift exchange through the lens of religion. The exchange of gifts is a fundamental part of society and a foundational element in Greco-Roman religions...read more

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9780300220407 | Yale Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Thomas Blanton sheds light on the philosophy surrounding gift giving in Paul’s letters and on modern theories of gift exchange through the lens of religion.

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Product Description: The first comprehensive study of friendship in the Hebrew Bible   Friendship, though a topic of considerable humanistic and cross disciplinary interest in contemporary scholarship, has been largely ignored by scholars of the Hebrew Bible, possibly because of its complexity and elusiveness...read more

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9780300182682 | Yale Univ Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The first comprehensive study of friendship in the Hebrew Bible   Friendship, though a topic of considerable humanistic and cross disciplinary interest in contemporary scholarship, has been largely ignored by scholars of the Hebrew Bible, possibly because of its complexity and elusiveness.

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Product Description: Die zweibändige Monographie (674 + 418 Seiten) bietet eine umfassende Darstellung der im Altirischen belegten Verbalabstrakta in all ihren Erscheinungsformen. Beschrieben wird nicht nur ihre Funktion als eigentliche Abstrakta, sondern auch als grammatikalisierte Verbalnomina einerseits und als derelationierte und lexikalisierte Deverbativa andererseits...read more
By A. C. Jacobsen (editor)

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9789042933071 | Peeters Bvba, March 22, 2016, cover price $169.00 | About this edition: Die zweibändige Monographie (674 + 418 Seiten) bietet eine umfassende Darstellung der im Altirischen belegten Verbalabstrakta in all ihren Erscheinungsformen.

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Product Description: The Gospel of John has been examined from many different perspectives, but a comprehensive treatment of the theme of worship in this Gospel has not yet appeared. John Paul Heil offers a contribution toward a remedy of this deficiency by analyzing the entire Gospel of John from the perspective of its various dimensions of worship...read more

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9780227176146 | James Clarke, December 29, 2016, cover price $31.50 | About this edition: The Gospel of John has been examined from many different perspectives, but a comprehensive treatment of the theme of worship in this Gospel has not yet appeared.
9781498231169 | Cascade Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The Gospel of John has been examined from many different perspectives, but a comprehensive treatment of the theme of worship in this Gospel has not yet appeared.

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Product Description: In this study Heather Gorman analyses Luke’s portrayal of Jesus’ death in light of the ancient rhetorical tradition, particularly the progymnasmata and the rhetorical handbooks. In addition to providing a detailed, up-to-date exegetical study of Luke 22:66-23:49, she argues three things...read more

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9780227176108 | James Clarke, December 29, 2016, cover price $33.50 | About this edition: In this study Heather Gorman analyses Luke’s portrayal of Jesus’ death in light of the ancient rhetorical tradition, particularly the progymnasmata and the rhetorical handbooks.

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Product Description: The Prophetic Church: History and Doctrinal Development in John Henry Newman and Yves Congar is a historical and a systematic account of tradition, doctrinal development, and the theology of history, with a particular focus on the contributions of two modern Catholic figures, John Henry Newman (1801-1890) and Yves Congar (1904-1995)...read more

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9780198786344 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 6, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The Prophetic Church: History and Doctrinal Development in John Henry Newman and Yves Congar is a historical and a systematic account of tradition, doctrinal development, and the theology of history, with a particular focus on the contributions of two modern Catholic figures, John Henry Newman (1801-1890) and Yves Congar (1904-1995).

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Product Description: The Demonic in the Political Thought of Eusebius of Caesarea explores how Eusebius of Caesarea's ideas about demons interacted with and helped to shape his thought on other topics, particularly political topics. Hazel Johannessen builds on and complements recent work on early Christian and early modern demonology...read more

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9780198787242 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 5, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The Demonic in the Political Thought of Eusebius of Caesarea explores how Eusebius of Caesarea's ideas about demons interacted with and helped to shape his thought on other topics, particularly political topics.

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Product Description: Anyone exploring a new territory knows the benefit of an experienced guide. A guide can make the difference between tiresome drudgery and a life-changing adventure. This is as true for exploring new thinkers and books as it is for places...read more

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9780830851379 | Ivp Academic, December 4, 2016, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Anyone exploring a new territory knows the benefit of an experienced guide.

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Product Description: Mit der Fertigstellung von Band I,2 ist die Ausgabe der Lateinischen Werke Eckharts (mit Ausnahme der Register) abgeschlossen. Die kleine Ausgabe umfasst den Text der grossen Stuttgarter Ausgabe lateinisch und deutsch. Der Anmerkungsapparat beschränkt sich auf den Nachweis zitierter Autoren...read more
By Loris Sturlese (editor)

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9783170296763 | Kohlhammer Verlag, April 30, 2016, cover price $62.00 | About this edition: Mit der Fertigstellung von Band I,2 ist die Ausgabe der Lateinischen Werke Eckharts (mit Ausnahme der Register) abgeschlossen.

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Product Description: Subversive Meals examines the Lord’s Supper within the sociopolitical context of first-century Roman domination, and concludes that it was an anti-imperial praxis. Although the Christian communal meal looked much like a typical Roman banquet in structure, with a deipnon and a symposion, it was essentially different...read more

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9780227176153 | James Clarke, November 29, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Subversive Meals examines the Lord’s Supper within the sociopolitical context of first-century Roman domination, and concludes that it was an anti-imperial praxis.
9781620320181 | Pickwick Pubns, June 27, 2013, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Subversive Meals examines the Lord's Supper within the sociopolitical context of first-century Roman domination, and concludes that it was an anti-imperial praxis.

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Product Description: Setting the Captives Free explores how a theological understanding of slavery goes against the idea of a God who is loving and just with the intention of being widely used in churches, activist organisations and groups, and by individuals...read more

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9780718894382 | Lutterworth Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Setting the Captives Free explores how a theological understanding of slavery goes against the idea of a God who is loving and just with the intention of being widely used in churches, activist organisations and groups, and by individuals.

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Product Description: Proverbs and the Formation of Character presses the wisdom of Proverbs into active duty in the trenches of everyday life and puts the principles of character formation in working clothes. The wisdom Proverbs describes is not designed to master life’s challenges but to learn to manage them and adapt...read more

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9780718894405 | Lutterworth Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $31.50 | About this edition: Proverbs and the Formation of Character presses the wisdom of Proverbs into active duty in the trenches of everyday life and puts the principles of character formation in working clothes.

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Product Description: Writing to the early Christians in Rome, the apostle Paul said, "Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect" (Rom 12:2 ESV)...read more
By Peter D. S. Krey (editor)

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9780830829712 | Ivp Academic, November 21, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Writing to the early Christians in Rome, the apostle Paul said, "Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect" (Rom 12:2 ESV).

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Product Description: Constantine and the Council of Nicaea plunges students into the theological debates confronting early Christian church leaders. Emperor Constantine has sanctioned Christianity as a legitimate religion within the Roman Empire but discovers that Christians do not agree on fundamental aspects of their beliefs...read more

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9781469631417 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Constantine and the Council of Nicaea plunges students into the theological debates confronting early Christian church leaders.

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Product Description: Few thinkers have been as influential as Augustine of Hippo. His writings, such as Confessions and City of God, have left an indelible mark on Western Christianity. He has become so synonymous with Christianity in the West that we easily forget he was a man of two cultures: African and Greco-Roman...read more

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9780830851508 | Ivp Academic, November 7, 2016, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Few thinkers have been as influential as Augustine of Hippo.

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