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Transforming the Mind

Dalai Lama · Thorsons
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Based on three days of teaching in London May 1999, this book is an edited version of the Dalai Lama's discourse on one of the most profound and sacred texts in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. The "Eight Verses on Generating Compassion" are known in Tibetan as "lojong"...
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The Soul Repair Manual

Randy Petrick · Xulon Press
Format: Print book

Just When You Thought Nothing Beats Chicken Soup along come authors Randy Petrick and Yvonne Brooks with Volume One of a highly practical and innovative new book series The Soul Repair Manual Troubleshooting the Christian Spirit Designed as daily devotionals each volume will combine timeless...
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48 Days to the Work You Love: Preparing for the New Normal

Dan Miller · B&H Publishing Group
Pages: 226
Format: Print book

In Any Economy, It Pays to Discover Your Calling According to financial expert Dave Ramsey, "Few categories of our lives define us and grow us spiritually, emotionally, relationally, and as people. Our work is one of those defining areas. Sadly, a 'j-o-b' is what most people settle...
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Revelation: A Search for Faith in a Violent Religious World

Dennis Covington · Little
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Acclaimed journalist Dennis Covington examines how faith and violence shape our world.In war zones witnessing widespread conflict, what makes life at all worth living? When chaos becomes a way of life in places where religion and violence intersect, what do people hold on to? If religious...
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An Essay on Man

Alexander Pope · Princeton University Press
Pages: 248
Format: Print book

Voltaire called it "the most sublime didactic poem ever written in any language." Rousseau rhapsodized about its intellectual consolations. Kant recited long passages of it from memory during his lectures. And Adam Smith and David Hume drew inspiration from it in their writings....
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American Christianity: The Continuing Revolution

Stephen Cox · University of Texas Press
Format: Book

Christianity takes an astonishing variety of forms in America, from churches that cherish traditional modes of worship to evangelical churches and fellowships, Pentecostal churches, social-action churches, megachurches, and apocalyptic churches—congregations ministering to believers...
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The Hunting Ground: The Inside Story of Sexual Assault on American College Campuses

Amy Ziering · Hot Books, 2015.
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

The debate over sexual violence on campus is reaching fever pitch, from headlines about out-of-control fraternities, to the "mattress protests" by female students at Columbia University and other colleges.The Hunting Ground, the new documentary by award-winning filmmakers Kirby...
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Zondervan Essential Atlas of the Bible

Carl G. Rasmussen · Zondervan
Format: Paperback

An Up-Close and Comprehensive Look at the Lands of the Bible No Bible Degree Required Discover everything you need to know about the lands where Jesus walked, Moses traveled, and Paul preached. Packed with multidimensional maps, photos, and charts, the Zondervan Essential Atlas of the Bible...
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The Paradigm: The Ancient Blueprint That Holds the Mystery of Our Times

Jonathan Cahn · Frontline
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

This May Be the Most Explosive and Amazing Thing You've Ever ReadIs it possible that an ancient blueprint holds the secret behind the events of our times?Could this blueprint lie behind the rise and fall of leaders and governments?Could events that took place nearly three thousand years...
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God's Bankers: A History of Money and Power at the Vatican

Gerald Posner · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

A deeply reported, New York Times bestselling exposé of the money and the clerics-turned-financiers at the heart of the Vatican - the world's biggest, most powerful religious institution - from an acclaimed journalist with "exhaustive research techniques" (The New York Times)...
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Training in Tenderness: Buddhist Teachings on Tsewa, the Radical Openness of Heart That Can Change the World

Dzigar Kongtrul · Shambhala
Pages: 120
Format: Paperback

A little guide to cultivating tsewa: the loving warmth of heart from which the awakened mind arises--from the popular Buddhist teacher and author of The Intelligent Heart.This is a call to a revolution of heart. In Tibetan Buddhism, it is taught that one of the most essential qualities...
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The Completion Process: The Practice of Putting Yourself Back Together Again

Teal Swan · Hay House
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Teal Swan's previous book, Shadows Before Dawn, told the incredible story of how she survived 13 years of horrific physical, mental, and sexual abuse at the hands of a cult member in her community. After her escape at age 19, she forged a path back from the edge of despair and began...
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The Spirit of Saint Francis: Inspiring Words from Pope Francis

Pope Francis · Franciscan Media
Format: Hardcover

Some people want to know why I wished to be called Francis. For me, Francis of Assisi is the man of poverty, the man of peace, the man who loves and protects creation.  -- Pope Francis, March 16, 2013. Published in cooperation with the Vatican, this original collection brings the life...
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Not in God's Name: Confronting Religious Violence

Jonathan Sacks · Schocken Books
Pages: 305
Format: Print book

In this powerful and timely book, one of the most admired and authoritative religious leaders of our time tackles the phenomenon of religious extremism and violence committed in the name of God. If religion is perceived as being part of the problem, Rabbi Sacks argues, then it must also...
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Fifty Million Rising: The New Generation of Working Women Transforming the Muslim World

Saadia Zahidi · Nation Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Across the Muslim world, representing a fifth of the global population, unprecedented numbers of women are going to work. In the span of just over a decade, millions have joined the workforce, giving them more earning and purchasing power and greater personal autonomy.In Fifty Million Rising,...
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