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From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds
From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds

Daniel C Dennett · Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

One of America's foremost philosophers offers a major new account of the origins of the conscious mind.How did we come to have minds?For centuries, this question has intrigued psychologists, physicists, poets, and philosophers, who have wondered how the human mind developed its unrivaled...
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Gethsemani Homilies: Revised and Enlarged Edition
Gethsemani Homilies: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Bernard McGinn · Cistercian Publications
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Matthew Kelty, a native of Boston, has been a monk of Gethsemani since 1960. Before that he served as an active priest in the Society of the Divine Word, both in the States, and in Papua New Guinea. His previous books include Flute Solo (Sheed, Andrews & McMeel) , Sermons in the Monastery,...
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You Can, You Will: 8 Undeniable Qualities of a Winner
You Can, You Will: 8 Undeniable Qualities of a Winner

Joel Osteen · Faithwords
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

In YOU CAN, YOU WILL, Joel Osteen shares eight undeniable qualities of winners that can help you to reach your potential and achieve new levels of success in your life. You are created to be a winner. Get these eight principles deep down on the inside and boldly go in the direction of your...
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Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam Is Reshaping the World
Islamic Exceptionalism: How the Struggle Over Islam Is Reshaping the World

Shadi Hamid · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 306
Format: Print book

In Islamic Exceptionalism, Brookings Institution scholar and acclaimed author Shadi Hamid offers a novel and provocative argument on how Islam is, in fact, "exceptional" in how it relates to politics, with profound implications for how we understand the future of the Middle East....
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The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis
The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis

Garry Wills · Viking
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestselling historian takes on a pressing question in modern religion - will Pope Francis embrace change?Pope Francis, the first Jesuit pope and the first from the Americas, offers a challenge to his church. Can he bring about significant change? Should he? Garry...
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Christ Actually: The Son of God for the Secular Age
Christ Actually: The Son of God for the Secular Age

James Carroll · Viking
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

A New York Times bestselling and widely admired Catholic writer explores how we can retrieve transcendent faith in modern times Critically acclaimed and bestselling author James Carroll has explored every aspect of Christianity, faith, and Jesus Christ except this central one: What can we believe...
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Holman Bible Atlas: A Complete Guide to the Expansive Geography of Biblical History
Holman Bible Atlas: A Complete Guide to the Expansive Geography of Biblical History

Thomas V. Brisco · Holman Reference
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the ECPA Gold Medallion Book Award, the Holman Bible Atlas is the leading Bible atlas in the English language. Through the use of 132 full-color maps, more than 100 color photographs, timelines, chart summaries, and helpful sidebars, it places readers in the geographical, historical,...
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Bhagavad Gita: A New Translation
Bhagavad Gita: A New Translation

Stephen Mitchell · Three Rivers Press
Pages: 223
Format: Paperback

Stephen Mitchell is widely known for his ability to make ancient masterpieces thrillingly new, to step in where many have tried before and create versions that are definitive for our time. His celebrated version of the Tao Te Ching is the most popular edition in print, and his translations...
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Get Your Hopes Up!: Expect Something Good to Happen to You Every Day
Get Your Hopes Up!: Expect Something Good to Happen to You Every Day

Joyce Meyer · Faith Words
Pages: 186
Format: Large Print Hardcover

#1 New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer teaches readers how to transform their lives by tapping into the power of hope. One of the most powerful forces in the universe is hope--the happy and confident anticipation that something good is going to happen. Regardless of where one is in life,...
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Turning the Mind Into an Ally
Turning the Mind Into an Ally

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche · Riverhead Books
Pages: 234
Format: Paperback

Strengthening, calming, and stabilizing the mind is the essential first step in accomplishing nearly any goal. Growing up American with a Tibetan twist, Sakyong Mipham talks to Westerners as no one can: in idiomatic English with stories and wisdom from American culture and the great Buddhist...
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On Living
On Living

Kerry Egan · Riverhead Books
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

A hospice chaplain passes on wisdom on giving meaning to life, from those taking leave of it. As a hospice chaplain, Kerry Egan didn't offer sermons or prayers, unless they were requested; in fact, she found, the dying rarely want to talk about God, at least not overtly. Instead, she discovered...
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U-Turn: Restoring America to the Strength of its Roots
U-Turn: Restoring America to the Strength of its Roots

David Barton · Frontline
Format: Hardcover

div Restoring America to the Strength of its Roots The United States became a unique prosperous and admired nation because of its faith in God and the willingness of the people to abide by God s standards and principles Over time however the people s urge to glorify self rather than God has seriously...
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The Big Question: Why We Can't Stop Talking About Science, Faith and God
The Big Question: Why We Can't Stop Talking About Science, Faith and God

Alister McGrath · St. Martin's Press, 2015.
Pages: 264
Format: Print book

Richard Dawkins's groundbreaking book The God Delusion created an explosion of interest in the relation of science and faith. This often troubled relationship between science and religion was seemingly damaged by the rise of the New Atheism, which insisted that science had essentially disproved...
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Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms
Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms

Tim Tebow · Waterbrook Pr
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

First, he was a beloved college football champion, Heisman trophy winner, media sensation, and best-selling author drafted in the first round of the 2010 Draft. Then he had a miracle playoff run with the Denver Broncos before being traded to the New York Jets. After one season he was cut by New York....
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How The Secret Changed My Life: Real People. Real Stories.
How The Secret Changed My Life: Real People. Real Stories.

Rhonda Byrne · Atria Books
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

An awe-inspiring compilation of the most uplifting and powerful real-life stories from readers of the worldwide bestseller "The Secret. "Discover how everyday people completely transformed their lives by applying the teachings of "The Secret. " Since the very first publication...
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