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North American Churches and the Cold War

North American Churches and the Cold War

by Paul B Mojzes

History textbooks typically list 1945–1990 as the Cold War years, but it is clear that tensions from that period are still influencing world politics today. While much attention is given to political and social responses to those first nuclear threats, none has been given to the reactions of Christian churches. North American Churches and the Cold… Read more…

Know How We Got Our Bible
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Know How We Got Our Bible

by Justin S. Holcomb, Charles E. Hill, Ryan Matthew Reeves and Tom Parks

Narrated by Tom Parks

The easy accessibility of the Bible in most of the world's major languages can obscure a dramatic and sometimes unexpected story. In Know How We Got Our Bible, scholars Ryan Reeves and Charles Hill trace the history of the Bible from its beginnings to the present day, highlighting key figures and demonstrating overall the reliability of Scripture.Reeves … Read more…

Know How We Got Our Bible

Know How We Got Our Bible

by Justin S. Holcomb, Charles E. Hill, Justin Holcomb and Ryan Matthew Reeves

The easy accessibility of the Bible in most of the world's major languages can obscure a dramatic and sometimes unexpected story. In Know How We Got Our Bible, scholars Ryan Reeves and Charles Hill trace the history of the Bible from its beginnings to the present day, highlighting key figures and demonstrating overall the reliability of Scripture.Reeves … Read more…

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Strangers, Neighbors, Friends

Strangers, Neighbors, Friends

by Kelly James Clark and Aziz Abu Sarah

From 9/11 to Israel-Palestine to ISIS, the fear of the religious stranger is palpable. Conservative talk show hosts and liberal public intellectuals are united in blaming religion, usually Islam, for the world's instability. If religion is part of the problem, it can and should be part of the solution. Strangers, Neighbors, Friends--co-authored by a Musl… Read more…

Homeland Insecurity: A Hip Hop Missiology for the Post–Civil Rights Context

Homeland Insecurity: A Hip Hop Missiology for the Post–Civil Rights Context

by Daniel White Hodge

North American domestic missions are now situated in a complex landscape of changing faith, ethnic diversity, and racial unrest. But most missiological approaches continue under colonialist assumptions and lack the cultural competency to navigate new realities. Missiologist Daniel White Hodge explores the contours of post–civil rights contexts and focu… Read more…

Characterization of an Empire

Characterization of an Empire

by Mary Katherine Yem Hing Hom

Assyria--the missing link in the superpower oppressor type in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament--still suffers from modern scholarly neglect. The Characterization of an Empire aims to alleviate this neglect while also elucidating the historical biblical books that convey characterizations of Assyrians. The narratological insights gained throughout this study co… Read more…

Lift Up Your Heads

Lift Up Your Heads

by John A Davies

We are increasingly conscious of the significance of our body language in our everyday interactions. The writers of the Bible were also aware of the role this nonverbal form of communication played and have recorded aspects of this in their narratives, or used idioms based on such gestures as head or hand movements, eye contact, and modes of dress. As with s… Read more…

Hope of Nations

Hope of Nations

by John S. Dickerson

Every week a terrorist attack, riot, or political scandal makes the headlines—and we feel the world around us shaking again. We struggle to separate truth from biased statements and hope from naïveté. We wonder how we got here and where these uncertain days will take us.One of the world’s top investigative reporters, John S. Dickerson… Read more…

October 31, 1517: Martin Luther and the Day that Changed the World
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October 31, 1517: Martin Luther and the Day that Changed the World

by Martin E Marty

Narrated by Marty, Martin E.

“This volume is small but weighty and a solid addition for all modern Christianity collections.” — Ray Olson, Booklist With a foreword by James Martin, this classic reader on the Reformation by Martin Marty answers the question: Why is the Reformation relevant today? Most importantly, this book is about how the Reformation im… Read more…

Construction of Exodus Identity in Ancient Israel

Construction of Exodus Identity in Ancient Israel

by Linda M Stargel

Collective identity creates a sense of "us-ness" in people. It may be fleeting and situational or long-lasting and deeply ingrained. Competition, shared belief, tragedy, or a myriad of other factors may contribute to the formation of such group identity. Even people detached from one another by space, anonymity, or time, may find themselves in a cont… Read more…

Brief Insights on Mastering the Bible

Brief Insights on Mastering the Bible

by Michael S Heiser

The Bible was written for us - but not to us. We're not part of the ancient world that informed its writers. We're strangers to their ideas, experiences, and worldview. Because we're cultural and historical outsiders, what we read in the Bible can often be perplexing and impenetrable.But take heart. Clear comprehension of what's in the Bible … Read more…

Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion
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Reconstructing the Gospel: Finding Freedom from Slaveholder Religion

by Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove

Narrated by Wilson-Hartgrove, Jonathan

"I am a man torn in two. And the gospel I inherited is divided." Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove grew up in the Bible Belt in the American South as a faithful church-going Christian. But he gradually came to realize that the gospel his Christianity proclaimed was not good news for everybody. The same Christianity that sang, "Amazing grace, how sweet th… Read more…


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