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Sociology of Religion

December 2013; published online December 2013.

Journal. Subjects: sociology of religion; religion.

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A History of the Churches in the United States and Canada

Robert T. Handy.

January 1976; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: church history. 488 pages.

The religious histories of both the USA and Canada contain many dramatic themes, such as the Great Awakenings, the triumph of religious freedom, the clashes between Catholics and...

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Nineteenth-Century Anglican Theological Training

David Dowland.

September 1997; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: church history. 252 pages.

This book presents one of the first analytical accounts of Anglican theological training during its formative period, the 19th century. Until this time Oxford and Cambridge had been...

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Wisdom-Laws

Bernard S Jackson.

March 2006; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: biblical studies. 572 pages.

This book offers fresh perspectives on the nature of biblical law and the methodology we bring to its study. We think of law as rules whose words are binding, used by the courts in the...

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Rudolf Otto and the Concept of Holiness

Melissa Raphael.

September 1997; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: Christian theology. 250 pages.

This book presents a critical examination of the central contribution to the twentieth-century concept of holiness made by the German Protestant Rudolf Otto (1869–1937). Whereas Otto's work...

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Christianity and Liberal Society

Robert Song.

January 2006; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: Christian theology. 272 pages.

Liberalism forms the dominant political ideology of the modern world, but despite its pervasive influence, this is the first book-length treatment of liberal political thought from a...

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Ascetics and Ambassadors of Christ

John Binns.

August 1996; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: early Christianity. 288 pages.

The monasteries of the Jerusalem desert were famous throughout the Byzantine Christian world. Yet whilst much has been written about their counterparts in Egypt and Syria, this book is the...

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Kierkegaard's Vision of the Incarnation

Murray A. Rae.

December 1997; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: Christian theology. 288 pages.

This book is a study of Søren Kierkegaard's elucidation of the condition by which the Truth may be learned. Like Kierkegaard's pseudonym, Johannes Climacus, we are concerned in particular...

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Religion and Enlightenment in Eighteenth-Century England

B. W. Young.

March 1998; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: Christian theology. 272 pages.

The author describes and analyses the intellectual culture of the eighteenth-century Church of England, particularly in relation to those developments traditionally described as...

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The Kindness of God

Janet Martin Soskice.

October 2008; published online October 2011.

Book. Subjects: Christian theology. 224 pages.

This book considers four concepts in a Biblical context: fathers, sons, brothers, kings. It then asks the questions: Does the predominantly masculine symbolism of the Biblical writings...

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