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What Do Our Neighbors Believe? Second Edition: Questions and Answers on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

What Do Our Neighbors Believe? Second Edition: Questions and Answers on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

by John Kaltner, Kendra G Hotz and Micah Greenstein

The current social and political climate makes it easy to benefit from religious misunderstanding. Political and religious leaders create fear of the religious other in order to drum up support for themselves. But the best way to combat deliberate misrepresentation is to provide accurate, timely information about the three great monotheistic religions: Judai… Read more…

Sleuthing the Bible: Clues That Unlock the Mysteries of the Text

Sleuthing the Bible: Clues That Unlock the Mysteries of the Text

by John Kaltner and Steven L McKenzie

Why is there crime-scene tape on my Bible? Elementary, my dear reader.There is an element of detective work to biblical scholarship that entails sniffing out and interpreting clues that often escape the notice of readers. John Kaltner and Steven L. McKenzie introduce the art of sleuthing the Bible, providing the necessary training to hunt for clues and piece… Read more…

New Meanings for Ancient Texts: Recent Approaches to Biblical Criticisms and Their Applications

New Meanings for Ancient Texts: Recent Approaches to Biblical Criticisms and Their Applications

by John Kaltner and Steven L McKenzie

This book is a supplement and sequel to To Each Its Own Meaning, edited by Steven L. McKenzie and Stephen R. Haynes, which introduced the reader to the most important methods of biblical criticism and remains a widely used classroom textbook. This new volume explores recent developments in, and approaches to, biblical criticism since 1999. Leading contributo… Read more…

What Do Our Neighbors Believe?: Questions and Answers on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

What Do Our Neighbors Believe?: Questions and Answers on Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

by John Kaltner, Howard Greenstein and Kendra G Hotz

What Do Our Neighbors Believe? offers a concise and accessible introduction to the three Abrahamic faiths. Presented in a question-and-answer format, this book explains the historical and theological foundations of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, including detailed discussions of beliefs, practices, key leaders, and much more.… Read more…