Christianity

    Life of St Patrick and his Place in History

    By John Bagnell Bury

    Paperback £26.35

    A 1905 work considering the life of St Patrick, in the context of the diffusion of Christianity across the Roman empire.

    Churchwardens

    By Eric Sanderson

    Paperback £9.99

    There have been many books written to assist churchwardens in discharging their duties, detailing their responsibilities in respect of the intricacies of ecclesiastical law and making the role seem quite a challenge. The office of churchwarden is one of the oldest recognised forms of Lay Ministry and is the...

    Way Back to God: The Spiritual Theology of Saint Bonaventure - RED WIBALIN

    By Douglas Dales

    Hardback £65.00

    A comprehensive introduction to the theological thought of Saint Bonaventure, from its scriptural roots to its application to the spiritual life.

    Angels in the Market Place

    By C Paul Burnham

    Paperback £6.99

    Angels in the Market Place explores the establishment of Christianity in seventh century England. Augustine of Canterbury has received most of the credit, but what of his forerunner, Bishop Liudhard? He was already chaplain of Queen Bertha of Kent, and was honoured at the time with a magnificent gold medalet...

    Thecla's Devotion

    By Jane McLarty

    Paperback £25.00

    An investigation of the narrative devices used in the Thecla episode of the Acts of Paul, and their parallels with contemporary pagan fiction.

    Documents of the English Reformation

    Paperback £35.00

    A compilation of fifty-eight of the essential documents of the English Reformation from 1526 to 1700, invaluable for both students and scholars.

    Polis, Ontology, Ecclesial Event: Engaging with Christos Yannaras' Thought

    Paperback £25.00

    A selection of essays celebrating the contribution of the Greek Orthodox theologian Christos Yannaras to theology, philosophy and political theory.

    Dostoevsky: A Theological Engagement

    By P.H. Brazier

    Paperback £17.50

    As a writer and prophet Dostoevsky was no academic theologian, yet his writings are deeply theological: his life, beliefs, even his epilepsy, all had a role in generating his theology and eschatology. Dostoevsky''s novels are riven with paradoxes, are deeply dialectical, and represent a criticism of religion, offered in the...

    Myth and Gospel in the Fiction of John Updike

    By John McTavish

    Paperback £15.00

    Big on style, slight on substance: that has been a common charge over the years by critics of John Updike. In fact, however, John Updike is one of the most serious writers of modern times. Myth, as this book shows, unlocks his fictional universe and repeatedly breaks open the powerful...

    Religion in the Anthropocene

    Paperback £30.00

    This book charts a new direction in humanities scholarship through serious engagement with the geopolitical concept of the Anthropocene.

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