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  • The Art of Lent: A Painting a Day from Ash Wednesday to Easter, By Sister Wendy Beckett
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    The Art of Lent

    A Painting a Day from Ash Wednesday to Easter

    by Sister Wendy Beckett

    This delightful book describes and interprets a series of forty full-color paintings for each day of Lent. Artists often address subjects that our culture seeks to avoid, and the brilliant and perceptive reflections from nun and art historian Sister Wendy Beckett will help you to read these paintings with a more discerning eye and encounter deeper levels of spiritual meaning than ...

    Number of Studies: 40

  • The Art of Holy Week and Easter: Meditations on the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus, By Sister Wendy Beckett
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    The Art of Holy Week and Easter

    Meditations on the Passion and Resurrection of Jesus

    by Sister Wendy Beckett

    Brimming with Sister Wendy Beckett's's irrepressible wisdom and enthusiasm, this little book explores the spiritual riches to be found in some of the world's greatest paintings of the Passion and resurrection of Jesus. Illustrated in full color with thirty famous and lesser-known masterpieces of Western art, The Art of Holy Week and Easter is a chance to hear again the ...

    Number of Studies: 30

  • Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?: An MIT Professor Answers Questions on God and Science, By Ian Hutchinson
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    Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles?

    An MIT Professor Answers Questions on God and Science

    Veritas Books

    by Ian Hutchinson

    Plasma physicist Ian Hutchinson has been asked hundreds of questions about faith and science:

    • What is faith and what is science? Are they compatible?
    • Are there realities science cannot explain?
    • Is God's existence a scientific question?
    • Is the Bible consistent with the modern scientific understanding of the universe?
    • Are there scientific reasons to believe ...
  • The Hermeneutical Spiral: A Comprehensive Introduction to Biblical Interpretation, By Grant R. Osborne
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    The Hermeneutical Spiral

    A Comprehensive Introduction to Biblical Interpretation

    by Grant R. Osborne

    Christianity Today Critics' Choice Award

    In this newly revised and expanded edition, Grant Osborne provides seminary students and working pastors with the full set of tools they need to move from sound exegesis to the development of biblical and systematic theologies and to the preparation of sound, biblical sermons.

    Osborne contends that hermeneutics is a spiral ...

  • A Little Book for New Bible Scholars, By E. Randolph Richards and Joseph R. Dodson
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    A Little Book for New Bible Scholars

    Little Books

    by E. Randolph Richards and Joseph R. Dodson

    Many young Bible scholars are passionate for the Scriptures. But is passion enough? In A Little Book for New Bible Scholars, Randolph Richards and Joseph Dodson encourage young students of the Bible to add substance to their zeal—the kind of substance that comes from the sweat and toil of hard study. "Just as we should avoid knowledge without love," they write, "we should ...

  • Light Unapproachable: Divine Incomprehensibility and the Task of Theology, By Ronni Kurtz
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    Light Unapproachable

    Divine Incomprehensibility and the Task of Theology

    by Ronni Kurtz

    How can finite creatures know an infinite God? How does limited knowledge impact what we can say of God?

    Retrieving and constructing important insight from Scripture and key patristic, medieval, early modern, and modern theologians, Ronni Kurtz presents a rich analysis of the doctrine of divine incomprehensibility. Our theological language, says Kurtz, cannot capture the full ...

  • Spiritual Rhythms in Community: Being Together in the Presence of God, By Keith Meyer
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    Spiritual Rhythms in Community

    Being Together in the Presence of God

    by Keith Meyer

    • 2012 Midwest Publishing Association Crystal Book Award winner

    Jesus had rhythm. His regular patterns of withdrawing from life to have intimate time with his Father and then embracing and entering into rich relationships with others allowed him to carry out his enormous mission with wisdom, grace and authentic love. In the midst of busy, full lives, ...

  • The Gap Decade: When You're Technically an Adult but Really Don't Feel Like It Yet, By Katie Schnack
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    The Gap Decade

    When You're Technically an Adult but Really Don't Feel Like It Yet

    by Katie Schnack

    "A gap decade isn't a cute whim of a decision to take a pause and travel to Italy for a few months. Nah. A gap decade is a cluster of challenging, transitional years that the universe just dumps in your lap. And my lap. And pretty much everyone's lap. It's that twilight zone between 'young person' and 'full-blown adult' that sort of washes in, bringing with it a bit of chaos, growth, ...

  • This Sacred Moment: Becoming Holy Right Where You Are, By Albert Haase OFM
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    This Sacred Moment

    Becoming Holy Right Where You Are

    by Albert Haase OFM

    What does it mean to be a holy person? The answer might surprise you. This delightful yet challenging book from spiritual director Albert Haase provides practical wisdom for becoming holy--right in the midst of "ordinary" life. "Any and every situation holds the grace for the transformation called holiness. . . . [By] imitating Christ and emptying myself for the benefit of another," Haase writes, ...

  • Practical Justice: Living Off-Center in a Self-Centered World, By Kevin Blue
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    Practical Justice

    Living Off-Center in a Self-Centered World

    by Kevin Blue

    You know the world is full of injustice. You know that God calls Christians to work for justice on the earth. But what can you do? Do you have questions like this? You're well-intended, but stuck in the rut of the everyday. You want to make your life matter. But you don't know where to start. You wonder about everything from whether to give a dollar to a beggar to how to participate in the political ...