Haugeanism (A Brief Sketch of the Movement and Some of Its Chief Exponents; BY M. O. Wee; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). "Haugeanism has maintained from the very first that every believer has the right publicly to testify concerning his faith, basing this contention on the teaching of the Word of God as to 'the universal priesthood of believers.' They had also demanded that this activity should be free within the congregation, that is, not under the control of the clerical office, but…

Haugeanism (A Brief Sketch of the Movement and Some of Its Chief Exponents; BY M. O. Wee; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). "Haugeanism has maintained from the very first that every believer has the right publicly to testify concerning his faith, basing this contention on the teaching of the Word of God as to 'the universal priesthood of believers.' They had also demanded that this activity should be free within the congregation, that is, not under the control of the clerical office, but…

THE JIHAD OF JESUS (The Sacred Nonviolent Struggle for Justice; by Dave Andrews; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). We are caught up in the cycle of so-called "holy wars." In The Jihad of Jesus, Dave Andrews argues that while this inter-communal conflict is endemic, it is not inevitable. Depending on our understanding, our religions can be either a source of escalating conflict or a resource for overcoming inter-communal conflict; and for our religions to be a resource for overcoming conflict, we…

THE JIHAD OF JESUS (The Sacred Nonviolent Struggle for Justice; by Dave Andrews; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). We are caught up in the cycle of so-called "holy wars." In The Jihad of Jesus, Dave Andrews argues that while this inter-communal conflict is endemic, it is not inevitable. Depending on our understanding, our religions can be either a source of escalating conflict or a resource for overcoming inter-communal conflict; and for our religions to be a resource for overcoming conflict, we…

Honest to Good (Discerning the Sacred in the Secular; BY John W. H. Smith; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Honest to GOoD is the story of a personal journey in search of spiritual wholeness with intellectual integrity. It is written in the hope that it will encourage others to explore the spiritual dimension of their lives and not be satisfied with easy answers or pronouncements by religious authorities, especially when they conflict with reason and personal experience. The writer asserts that…

Honest to Good (Discerning the Sacred in the Secular; BY John W. H. Smith; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Honest to GOoD is the story of a personal journey in search of spiritual wholeness with intellectual integrity. It is written in the hope that it will encourage others to explore the spiritual dimension of their lives and not be satisfied with easy answers or pronouncements by religious authorities, especially when they conflict with reason and personal experience. The writer asserts that…

WHAT'S CHRISTIANITY ALL ABOUT? (Its Scriptures, History, Beliefs, and Practices; by John Schwarz; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). A primer on Christianity--its scriptures, history, beliefs, practices and uniqueness--and some helpful guidelines for Christian living in today's world.

WHAT'S CHRISTIANITY ALL ABOUT? (Its Scriptures, History, Beliefs, and Practices; by John Schwarz; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). A primer on Christianity--its scriptures, history, beliefs, practices and uniqueness--and some helpful guidelines for Christian living in today's world.

The New Scapegoats (The clergy victims of the Anglican Church sexual abuse crisis; BY Muriel Porter; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). In common with other Australian churches, the Anglican Church of Australia has been rightly shamed for its negligent response to sexual abuse perpetrated within its ranks. It has apologised profusely, and committed itself to preventing future abuse. In the process, however, it has adopted draconian new measures to regulate its clergy, in part to rebuild its…

The New Scapegoats (The clergy victims of the Anglican Church sexual abuse crisis; BY Muriel Porter; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). In common with other Australian churches, the Anglican Church of Australia has been rightly shamed for its negligent response to sexual abuse perpetrated within its ranks. It has apologised profusely, and committed itself to preventing future abuse. In the process, however, it has adopted draconian new measures to regulate its clergy, in part to rebuild its…

SON OF MARY (The Family of Jesus and the Community of Faith in the Fourth Gospel; by Margaret Wesley; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Son of Mary offers new solutions to some persistent exegetical problems in the interpretation of three of the most puzzling passages in the Gospel of John, and does so in a way that illuminates the social-cultural context to the New Testament world. Old Testament resonances are heard here afresh: The miracle at Cana is seen in the light of God's people living…

SON OF MARY (The Family of Jesus and the Community of Faith in the Fourth Gospel; by Margaret Wesley; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Son of Mary offers new solutions to some persistent exegetical problems in the interpretation of three of the most puzzling passages in the Gospel of John, and does so in a way that illuminates the social-cultural context to the New Testament world. Old Testament resonances are heard here afresh: The miracle at Cana is seen in the light of God's people living…

Paul's Faith and the Power of the Gospel (A Structural Introduction to the Pauline Letters; BY Daniel Patte; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Daniel Patte here offers a fresh literary-critical introduction to the dominant literature of the New Testament, the major letters of the apostle Paul: Romans, 1 and 2 Corinthians, Galatians, Philippians, 1 Thessalonians, and Philemon. Patte invites the reader to explore these letters through several readings: an historical reading in which he reviews and...

Paul's Faith and the Power of the Gospel (A Structural Introduction to the Pauline Letters; BY Daniel Patte; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Daniel Patte here offers a fresh literary-critical introduction to the dominant literature of the New Testament, the major letters of the apostle Paul: Romans, 1 and 2 Corinthians, Galatians, Philippians, 1 Thessalonians, and Philemon. Patte invites the reader to explore these letters through several readings: an historical reading in which he reviews and...

Euchologium Anglicanum (Prayers of Christian Faith and Practice; BY John W. Wallis, Leslie M. Styler, F. C. Geary; Imprint: Wipf and Stock)

Euchologium Anglicanum (Prayers of Christian Faith and Practice; BY John W. Wallis, Leslie M. Styler, F. C. Geary; Imprint: Wipf and Stock)

Your Final Choice (Hastening Your Death When Terminally Ill - Eight Questions to Ask Yourself; BY Kenneth Ralph; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). How do we make those ever so difficult end-of-life choices when suffering from an incurable, terminal illness? How can the last phase of our life be managed in a proactive and self-respecting way? What options are open to us? Do we have to leave it to fate, to a deity, to mother nature, or to others to decide how those last weeks or months will be…

Your Final Choice (Hastening Your Death When Terminally Ill - Eight Questions to Ask Yourself; BY Kenneth Ralph; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). How do we make those ever so difficult end-of-life choices when suffering from an incurable, terminal illness? How can the last phase of our life be managed in a proactive and self-respecting way? What options are open to us? Do we have to leave it to fate, to a deity, to mother nature, or to others to decide how those last weeks or months will be…

READINGS IN CATHOLIC SOCIAL TEACHING (Selected Documents of the Universal Church, 1891-2011; by John T. Richardson; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Readings in Catholic School Social Teaching: Selected Documents of the Universal Church, 1891-2011 is a curated collection of readings that form a short summary of the universal Catholic social teaching ranging between Pope Leo XIII's 1891 Rerum Novarum and Pope Benedicts XVI's 2011 pontificate. Organized in seven chapters according to general...

READINGS IN CATHOLIC SOCIAL TEACHING (Selected Documents of the Universal Church, 1891-2011; by John T. Richardson; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Readings in Catholic School Social Teaching: Selected Documents of the Universal Church, 1891-2011 is a curated collection of readings that form a short summary of the universal Catholic social teaching ranging between Pope Leo XIII's 1891 Rerum Novarum and Pope Benedicts XVI's 2011 pontificate. Organized in seven chapters according to general...

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