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Why Can the Dead Do Such Great Things?: Saints and Worshippers from the Martyrs to the Reformation

by Robert Bartlett

From its earliest centuries, one of the most notable features of Christianity has been the veneration of the saints--the holy dead. This sweepingly ambitious history from one of the world's leading medieval...


The Long Road to Heaven: A Lent Course Based on the Film "The Way"

by Tim Heaton

An imaginative, creative and enjoyable Lent course that will lead us to new life at Easter (Bishop of Salisbury)


Wealth and Poverty in Early Church and Society

by Susan R. Holman

An ecumenical roster of leading specialists approach wealth and poverty through the theology, social practices, and institutions of early Christianity.


Roman Pilgrimage: The Station Churches

by George Weigel

In recent decades, Americans in Rome have revived an ancient Christian custom: the daily pilgrimage to dozens of Rome’s most striking churches during Lent and Easter Week. Along this historical and spiritual...


Globalization and Orthodox Christianity: The Transformations of a Religious Tradition

by Victor Roudometof

With approximately 200 to 300 million adherents worldwide, Orthodox Christianity is among the largest branches of Christianity, yet it remains relatively understudied. This book examines the rich and complex...


Simon Peter's Denial and Jesus' Commissioning Him as His Successor in John 21:15-19: Studies in Their Judaic Background

by Roger David Aus

This study uses early Jewish sources to analyze the significance of Day of Atonement and High Priest imagery in the narrative of Simon Peter’s threefold denial of Jesus. It then describes the influence of...


Interpreting Bonhoeffer: Historical Perspectives, Emerging Issues

by Clifford J. Green & Guy C. Carter

In the early twenty-first century, interest in the life and work of Dietrich Bonhoeffer is increasing significantly. In this environment, how should we understand and interpret Bonhoeffer? Interpreting Bonhoeffer...


An Illustrated Guide to the Holy Land for Tour Groups, Students, and Pilgrims

by Lamontte M. Luker

See what Jesus saw, walk where the prophets walked, and learn what the Bible teaches.


What Is Christianity: An Introduction to the Christian Religion

by Gail Ramshaw

Gail Ramshaw frames this new introduction to Christianity around the basic questions that students ask. Investigating Christianity as a lived experience, she opens each chapter with a voice from the field of...


Sisters and Brothers of the Common Life: The Devotio Moderna and the World of the Later Middle Ages

by John Van Engen

John Van Engen studies the Devotio Moderna, or Modern Devout, within their own time and space, the social and religious conditions that marked towns and parishes in northern Europe during the fifteenth century,...


Christian History Made Easy Participant Guide

by Timothy Paul Jones

Participant guide for Christian History Made Easy, the DVD-based Bible Study for churches, schools, and small groups. Includes session outlines, discussion questions, definitions, and time lines. This adult...


Christian History Made Easy Leader Guide

by Timothy Paul Jones

People and Events Every Christian Should Know In this 12-session DVD-based study, Dr. Timothy Paul Jones takes you through the most important events in Christian history from the time of the apostles to today....


Elizabethan Non-Conformist Texts

by Leland H. Carlson & Albert Peel

Originally published in the 1950s by George Allen & Unwin.

When originally published, these volumes were making available very rare material (tracts and manuscripts etc.) for the very first time. Most of the...


The Other God: Dualist Religions from Antiquity to the Cathar Heresy

by Stoyanov Yuri

This fascinating book explores the evolution of religious dualism, the doctrine that man and cosmos are constant battlegrounds between forces of good and evil. It traces this evolution from late Egyptian religion...


Bishops and Power in Early Modern England

by Marcus K. Harmes

Armed with pistols and wearing jackboots, Bishop Henry Compton rode out in 1688 against his King but in defence of the Church of England and its bishops. His actions are a dramatic but telling indication of...


Meditation in Judaism, Christianity and Islam: Cultural Histories

by Halvor Eifring

Meditative practices have flourished in widely different parts of Eurasia, yet historical research on such practices is limited. Research to date has focused on contexts rather than actual practices, and within...


Run, Shepherds, Run: Poems for Advent and Christmas

by L. William Countryman

A poem a day for devotional reading during Advent and the twelve days of Christmas. Helpful hints for reading poetry, as well as useful annotations written to assist today's readers with understanding the language...


Sacred History and National Identity: Comparisons Between Early Modern Wales and Brittany

by Jason Nice

The late sixteenth century saw a redrawing of the borders of north-west Europe. Wales and Brittany entered into unions with neighboring countries England and France. This book uses Brittany and Wales' responses...


The English Deists: Studies in Early Enlightenment

by Wayne Hudson

Interprets the works of an important group of writers known as 'the English deists'. This title argues that this interpretation reads Romantic conceptions of religious identity into a period in which it was...


The Last Pope: Francis and the Fall of the Vatican

by Robert Howells

Nearly a thousand years ago the Archbishop of Armagh, later canonised as St Malachy, made a series of prophecies that were hidden in the Vatican for 400 years. His predictions gave clues to the identities of...