By Sandra Leuenberger-Wenger
By John Peters
By Charles A. Gieschen
By Alan Sorem
The Rabbi's Daughter is an ancient novel that takes us again to the years of Emperor Nero. Peter and Paul were finished in Rome. The group of Jesus' method is suffering. With assistance from his cousin Barnabas, Mark is compiling an account of the excellent news of Jesus. the 2 males come to Ephesus to interview Mary, who lives within the hills above the city. they are saying their undertaking is to find information about Jesus' adolescence. yet quickly it turns into obvious that their stopover at could have a truly diversified goal. The Rabbi's Daughter will supply all readers a brand new appreciation and knowing of Mary, a unprecedented woman.
Alan Sorem is usually the writer of Time: Jesus in Relationships (2013) and Lucy Scott's Grand Stand: Age Is an perspective, no longer a Condition (2014). he's a graduate of the varsity of Wooster, Yale Divinity university, and Fordham collage. He lives in Louisville, KY.
By Scott Hahn,Curtis Mitch
The twentieth quantity within the renowned biblical studies sequence leads readers via a penetrating learn of the Books of Judges and Ruth utilizing the biblical textual content itself and the Church's personal guidance for realizing the Bible.
Ample notes accompany every one web page, delivering clean insights by means of popular Bible lecturers Scott Hahn and Curtis Mitch, in addition to time-tested interpretations from the Fathers of the Church. they supply wealthy ancient, cultural, geographical or theological info pertinent to the previous testomony publication - details that bridges the gap among the biblical international and our own.
It additionally contains Topical Essays, observe stories and Charts. The Topical Essays discover the foremost issues of Judges and Ruth, usually referring to them to the lessons of the Church. The notice experiences clarify the history to big Bible phrases, whereas the Charts summarize the most important biblical details "at a glance".
Scott Hahn, Ph.D., famous because the writer of a number of best-selling books including Rome candy Home and The Lambs Supper, is a professor of scripture on the Franciscan college of Steubenville, and a truly renowned scripture pupil and speaker.
Curtis Mitch, a former pupil of Scott Hahn, is the final Editor of the whole Ignatius examine Bible series.
By David J. Appleby
This e-book methods the texts, their authors and audiences from a few angles: investigating the preachers' have to reconcile political loyalty with non secular integrity; contemplating nonconformist and conformist sermons by way of functionality and rhetorical content material and revealing how political remark might be surreptitiously broadcast. Appleby demonstrates how the nonconformist message used to be suffering from the method of scribal and revealed movement, discussing authorship , reception, advertising and censorship. In exploring the polemical responses to the farewell sermons, he argues that people in the recovery institution exploited the texts to pursue an anti-Puritan time table which served to additional their own careers. ultimately, an epilogue charts how the farewell sermons were on a regular basis repackaged over next centuries.This publication is geared toward readers drawn to historicism, faith, nonconformity, print tradition and the political capability of preaching in recovery England.
By Jeff Nicoll,Kortright Davis
"As a Jew and a pupil of worldwide religions, i locate Jeff Nicoll's book, Augustine's Problem, both informative and engaging. the following we have now the origins of the worldview of the religion which remains to be the world's dominant faith, but reveals itself this present day at a crossroads in a considerably altering international, fairly in regard to the query of the right kind definition of human sexuality."
--Mordecai Schreiber, author, Why humans Pray: The common energy of Prayer
"Nicoll's studying of Augustine is daring, wide, and deep. evidently there's infrequently an important paintings on Augustine Nicoll has now not learn. but, by means of bankruptcy five of Nicoll's paintings, i started to believe I had by no means learn Augustine. How had I no longer noticeable what was once correct in entrance of my eyes? Nicoll the physicist does for Augustine what Erikson the psychologist did for Luther."
--Ronald E. Hopson, Psychologist
Jeff Nicoll obtained his doctorate in theoretical physics from MIT and has released papers in physics and cosmology. this can be his first paintings within the parts of church background and theology.
By J. G. Brown
"For years 1 Timothy 2:11-14 has been on the heart of an exegetical firestorm triggered via the continuing debate over what the Bible says approximately women's position in church and society. delivering new grist for an outdated mill, J. G. Brown poses a daring problem to those that entice the 'traditional' argument that complementarianism is embedded within the creational order. This invocation of culture, Brown provocatively argues, is erroneous accurately since it is traditionally unfounded."
Franklin S. Dyrness Chair of religious study, Wheaton College
J. G. Brown is living in St. Louis, Missouri, and has lately retired from a profession of training historical past and govt at the highschool and neighborhood collage levels.
By Jens Albers,Dieter Anschlag,Thomas Belke,Ingo Brüggenjürgen,Andreas Büsch,Martin Choroba,Klaus Depta,Michael N. Ebertz,Alexander Filipovic,Matthias Johannes Fischer,Christiane Florin,Daniela Frank,Georg Frericks,Gebhard Fürst,Rüdiger Funiok SJ,Wilfried Gü
Im vorliegenden Handbuch geben über vierzig Autoren, alles renommierte Fachleute, einen umfassenden Überblick über den "Medien-Player" Katholische Kirche und diskutieren theologische und inhaltliche Herausforderungen einer säkularisierten Mediengesellschaft.
Herausgeber ist der Vorsitzende der Medienkommission der Deutschen Bischofskonferenz und Bischof von Rottenburg - Stuttgart, Gebhard Fürst. Inhaltlich wurde das Medienhandbuch von zwei ausgewiesenen Kennern der katholischen Medienarbeit, David Hober und Jürgen Holtkamp zusammengestellt.
By Greg Crawford