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Ephesians

by Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schussler

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Published
2017
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New
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First
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9780814681749
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This commentary provides a feminist interpretation of Scripture in serious, scholarly engagement with the whole text, not only those texts that explicitly mention women. A central concern is the world in front of the text, that is, how the text is heard and appropriated by women. At the same time, this commentary aims to be faithful to the… Read more
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St Joseph Atlas of the Bible

by Dowley, Tim

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Published
2004
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New
ISBN
9780899426556
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This is a completely new Bible atlas for the general reader and student, with 79 full color, computer-generated, original maps of the lands of the Bible.  The maps are carefully annotated, to show the routes of such figures as Abraham, Moses, and Paul, as well as major battles, migrations, and invasions.  These maps also feature explanatory captions, explaining the significance… Read more
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To Pray as a Jew

by Donin, Hayim Halevy

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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1991 paperback reprint of the 1980 hardcover edition; pages are
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9780465086337
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This book is subtitled, "A Guide to the Prayerbook and the Synagogue Service." The first several chapters are titled, "The Quest for Spirituality," "To Feel at Home in the Synagogue: Knowing What to Do," "The Shemoneh Esreh/18 Blessings," "For the Sabbath and Festivals," "Kedushah and Other Additions," "The Shema and Its Blessings," "The Verses of Songs," and so on.
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Man and Woman God Made Them

by Vanier, Jean

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Published
2008
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New
ISBN
9780809145553
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In a new and fully revised edition of a classic text, Jean Vanier examines the meaning and origins of human sexuality. Drawing on his years of experience of Christian community life with people with disabilities, the author explores the implications of the relationship of man and woman. "This is a very remarkable book, full of wisdom, humor, and profound insight… Read more
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The Passion of Jesus in the Gospel of Mark

by Senior, C.P., Donald

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Published
1984
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Very Good
ISBN
9780814654361
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Autographed by Father Senior himself. Volume II in the Passion Series. Nameplate on inside front cover; label on first page. Minor stains on outside page edges.
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The Passion of Jeus in the Gospel of Luke

by Senior, C.P., Donald

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Published
1989
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9780814654613
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Autographed by Father Don Senior himself. Volume III in the Passion Series.
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The Passion of Jeus in the Gospel of John

by Senior, C.P., Donald

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Published
1991
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New
ISBN
9780814654620
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Autographed by Father Don Senior himself
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The New Testament World: Insights from Cultural Anthropology

by Malina, Bruce J.

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Published
1993
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Very Good
ISBN
9780664254568
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This is a revised edition of what many scholars consider a classic. This new edition is even better, with enhanced charts, teaching helps, and bibliography. The author introduces the reader to social, cultural behaviors that differ significantly from those of today. Bruce Malina is professor in the Department of Theology at Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska. There is some… Read more
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The Oxford Companion to the Bible

by Metzger, Bruce M. and Coogan, Michael G.

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Published
1993
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Very Good
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The Oxford Companion to the Bible provides an authoritative, one-volume reference to many aspects of Scripture study: people, places, events, books, institutions, beliefs, and secular influence. Written by more than 250 scholars from some twenty countries, this book provides a wide range of perspectives. There are over seven hundred entries, in alphabetical order, as in an encyclopedia.… Read more
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This one-of-a-kind presentation of the New Testament world and its archeological treasures provides a new, more complete understanding of the environment in which Christianity first took shape. Through lavish photographs, architectural plans, extensive maps, and detailed charts, you can explore the landscape of Nazareth, where Jesus grew up. You can sit at the shores of Galilee, where he… Read more
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Introduction to the Prophets: Their Stories, Sayings, and Scrolls

by Leclerc, Thomas L.

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Published
2007
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This book considers not only each of the prophetic books in the Hebrew Bible but also the prophets in the Pentateuch and the historical books. Also highlighted is an often-neglected aspect of the prophets' role, namely, their ministry as intercessors for the people, as mediators with God. Here are some features of this work: Prophets are divine spokesmen, with a… Read more
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Hebrew Scriptures: Who Are These People?

by Reichert, Richard

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Published
1994
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New
ISBN
9780899441412
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A terrifc textbook for kids, replete with color cartoons, questions, illustrations, and great graphics.
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God's Library: Introducing Catholics to the Bible

by Paprocki, Joseph

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Published
1999
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ISBN
9780896229709
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God's Library provides user-friendly, concrete exercises for assessing your knowledge of the Bible and for increasing your familiarity with it. The author compares Bible reading to entering a library filled with books various genre. This excellent resource also includes an outline for a workshop to be given to both children and adults.
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Refreshed by the Word: Cycle A

by O'Brien, John E

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Published
1995
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As New
ISBN
9780809135974
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Sermons for Sundays in Cycle A of the Lectionary, for the Gospel of Matthew. This book was written under the auspices of the International Office of Renew.
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Refreshed by the Word: Cycle C

by O'Brien, John E

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Published
1994
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ISBN
9780809135066
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Sermons for Sundays in Cycle C of the Lectionary, for the Gospel of Luke. This book was written under the auspices of the International Office of Renew.
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Back in the Days of Jesus: Gospel Homilies for Children: Mark

by Gluckstern, Dina and deVries, Dirk

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Published
1996
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New
ISBN
9780819280114
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A collection of children's sermons, for Cycle B of the Lectionary. Illustrated with drawings. Oversize. 104 pages.
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Back in the Days of Jesus: Gospel Homilies for Children: Matthew

by Gluckstern, Dina and deVries, Dirk

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Published
1996
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New
ISBN
9780819280107
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A collection of children's sermons, for Cycle A of the Lectionary. Illustrated with drawings. Oversize. 104 pages.
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Berit Olam: Studies in Hebrew Narrative & Poetry: 2 Kings

by Cohn, Robert L

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Published
2001
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New
ISBN
9780814650547
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Berit Olam ("The Everlasting Covenant") brings to the reader the latest developments in the literary analysis of the Hebrew Bible. This volume treats the second Book of Kings.
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Life of Christ, The

by O'Connell, John P. and Martin, Jex

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Published
1953
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Near Fine
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Blue leather, smyth-sewn binding, tight. Mint condition. Chronology, maps, index. Words of Christ are printed in red. Red silk bookmark ribbon. Gold inlay on cover and spine. Gilded page edges. Full color illustrations. For futher information about Father O'Connell, the editor, and the Catholic Press, please visit the Bibles section of our ACP Family Bookstore. This life of Christ is… Read more
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Easter Bread: Reflections on the Gospels

by Bruns, William R

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Published
1991
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ISBN
9780809132478
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This book provides a spiritual commentary on the Gospels of the Sundays of Easter, especially for the benefit of the newly baptized. For each week, there is a prayerful reflection. This book provides a mystagogia for the neophytes. Throughout, the book is well illustrated with line art by Sister DeVenuta, O.S.F. 66 pages.
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