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The "Dead Sea Scrolls": A Biography
The "Dead Sea Scrolls": A Biography

John J. Collins · Princeton University Press
Format: Hardcover

Since they were first discovered in the caves at Qumran in 1947, the Dead Sea Scrolls have aroused more fascination--and more controversy--than perhaps any other archaeological find. They appear to have been hidden in the Judean desert by the Essenes, a Jewish sect that existed around the time...
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Ghosts Among Us: True Stories of Spirit Encounters
Ghosts Among Us: True Stories of Spirit Encounters

Leslie Rule · Andrew McMeel
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Do you believe in ghosts? Whether you are a believer or a skeptic, the stories of the supernatural in Ghosts Among Us: True Stories of Spirit Encounters will keep you riveted.Macabre and fascinating, Ghosts Among Us offers true-life, haunting accounts of eerie visitations and paranormal...
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The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife
The Map of Heaven: How Science, Religion, and Ordinary People Are Proving the Afterlife

Eben Alexander · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 165
Format: Book

The author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Proof of Heaven teams up with the sages of times past, modern scientists, and with ordinary people who have had profound spiritual experiences to show the reality of heaven and our true identities as spiritual beings. The Map of Heaven takes...
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Walking with Jesus: A Way Forward for the Church
Walking with Jesus: A Way Forward for the Church

Pope Francis · Loyola Press
Format: Print book

Two thousand years ago, Jesus said, Follow me. What if the 21st-century Church actually heeded that call? What would the world look like if the Church were truly on the move? Simply put, very different. But these ponderings beg one more critical question What exactly should the Church be moving...
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In Pursuit of Purpose
In Pursuit of Purpose

Myles Munroe · Destiny Image
Pages: 170
Format: Print book

Best-selling author Myles Munroe reveals in this book the key to personal fulfillment: purpose. We must pursue purpose because our fulfillment in life depends upon our becoming what we were born to be and do. In Pursuit of Purpose will guide you on that path to finding God's purpose...
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Inspired Baby Names from Around the World: 6,000 International Names and the Meaning Behind Them
Inspired Baby Names from Around the World: 6,000 International Names and the Meaning Behind Them

Neala Shane · New World Library
Format: Print book

Thousands of Names and the Blessings They Can ImpartThis unique guide includes 6,000-plus names from all corners of the globe, and each entry illuminates the name's distinctive spiritual, historical, and cultural background - its poetry. Names, from the traditional to the newly coined,...
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How to Read the Bible
How to Read the Bible

Harvey Cox · HarperOne
Pages: 257
Format: Print book

Renowned religion expert and Harvard Divinity School professor Harvey Cox deepens our experience of the Bible, revealing the three primary ways we read it, why each is important, and how we can integrate these approaches for a richer understanding and appreciation of key texts throughout...
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Heaven is for Real Movie Edition: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back
Heaven is for Real Movie Edition: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

Todd Burpo · Thomas Nelson; Mti Spl edition
Format: Print book

“This story has incredible intrigue and emotional power.” --Randall Wallace, Director Heaven Is for Real, We Were Soldiers, and Secretariat “Do you remember the hospital, Colton?” Sonja said.“Yes, mommy, I remember,” he said. “That’s...
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Ghosts of the Air
Ghosts of the Air

Martin Caidin · Barnes & Noble
Pages: 265
Format: Book

Bizarre accounts of the supernatural from the pilots who lived to tell about them!
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How God Became God: What Scholars Are Really Saying About God and the Bible
How God Became God: What Scholars Are Really Saying About God and the Bible

Richard Smoley · Tarcher
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

This epic, thrilling journey through Bible scholarship and ancient religion shows how much of Scripture is historically false--yet the ancient writings also resound with theologies that crisscrossed the primeval world and that direct us today toward a deep, inner, authentic experience of the truly...
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The New Reform Judaism: Challenges and Reflections
The New Reform Judaism: Challenges and Reflections

Rabbi Dana Evan Kaplan · The Jewish Publication Society
Format: Print book

This is the book that American Jews and particularly American Reform Jews have been waiting for: a clear and informed call for further reform in the Reform movement.In light of profound demographic, social, and technological developments, it has become increasingly clear that the Reform...
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Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism
Your Fatwa Does Not Apply Here: Untold Stories from the Fight Against Muslim Fundamentalism

Karima Bennoune · W. W. Norton & Company
Format: Hardcover

Eye-opening accounts of heroic resistance to religious extremism In Lahore Pakistan Faizan Peerzada resisted being relegated to a xCdark cornerxD by staging a performing arts festival despite bomb attacks In Senegal wheelchair-bound Aissatou CissxE produced a comic book to illustrate the injustices...
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What We Talk About When We Talk About God
What We Talk About When We Talk About God

Rob Bell · HarperOne
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Rob Bell, whom The New Yorker describes as "one of the most influential Christian leaders in the country," does for the concept of God what he did for heaven and hell in his book Love Wins: He shows how traditional ideas have grown stale and dysfunctional...
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