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Byzantine Christianity: A People’s History of Christianity (2006)

Derek Krueger, Editor This third volume in the pioneering A People’s History of Christianity series focuses on the religious lives […]


After the Spirit A Constructive Pneumatology from Resources outside the Modern West (2005)

Eugene Rogers “To think about the Spirit it will not do to think ‘spiritually’: to think about the Spirit you […]


Writing and Holiness: The Practice of Authorship in the Early Christian East (2004)

Derek Krueger Drawing on comparative literature, ritual and performance studies, and the history of asceticism, Derek Krueger explores how early […]


Theology and Sexuality: Classic and Contemporary Readings (2002)

Eugene Rogers This much-needed volume draws on a wide range of resources and some of the freshest talent in the […]


Sexuality and the Christian Body: Their Way Into the Triune God (1999)

Eugene Rogers God and the Body addresses the challenges to traditional Christianity by gay and lesbian Christians and their critics […]


Politics and Transcendent Wisdom: The Scripture for Humane Kings in the Creation of Chinese Buddhism (1998)

Charles Orzech Politics and Transcendent Wisdom presents a systematic theoretical framework for understanding the relationship between politics and religion in […]


Symeon the Holy Fool: Leontius’s Life and the Late Antique City (1996)

Derek Kreuger This first English translation of Leontius of Neapolis’s Life of Symeon the Fool brings to life one of the most […]


Thomas Aquinas and Karl Barth: Sacred Doctrine and the Natural Knowledge of God (1995)

Eugene Rogers Eugene F. Rogers, Jr., presents a challenge to contemporary Catholic thought and contributes to a paradigm shift in […]


Santayana, Pragmatism, and the Spiritual Life (1992)

Henry Levinson Henry Levinson offers a major reinterpretation of the Spanish-born American philosopher George Santayana (1863-1952), which highlights his relationship […]


The Religious Investigations of William James (1981)

Henry Levinson In this first detailed examination of <3>Varieties of Religious Experience<1>, Levinson locates James securely in the academic study […]