all ebooks in category: History of Religions

«On This Day: Daily Inspiration for the History Buff, the Trivia Lover, and the Innately Curious» by Carl D. Windsor
English | ISBN: 9781416545811 | EPUB | 0.7 MB

Each morning the alarm goes off, and a new day begins. Who was born on this day of the year? What happened on this day …

The Cambridge Companion to Levinas (Cambridge Companions to Philosophy)
English | August 26, 2002 | ISBN: 0521665655 | 324 pages | PDF | 3.09 Mb

Emmanuel Levinas is now widely recognized alongside Heidegger, Merleau-Ponty and Sartre as one of the most important Continental philosophers of the twentieth century. His abiding …

The Cambridge Companion to Jesus (Cambridge Companions to Religion)
ISBN: 0521796784 | 330 pages | PDF | December 3, 2001 | English | 1.07 Mb

This Companion's starting point is the realization that Jesus of Nazareth cannot be studied purely as a subject of ancient history, or as "a man …

«Summa Theologica Part II ("Secunda Secundae")» by St. Thomas Aquinas
English | ISBN: 9783849620899 | EPUB | 1.8 MB

The Summa Theologiae (Latin: Compendium of Theology or Theological Compendium; also subsequently called the Summa Theologica or simply the Summa, written 1265-1274) is the best-known …

Metamorphoses of the City: On the Western Dynamic
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0674072944 | 384 pages | PDF | 1 MB

What is the best way to govern ourselves? The history of the West has been shaped by the struggle to answer this question, according to …

Politics and Religion in Early Bourbon France
English | ISBN: 0230521398 | 2009 | 270 pages | PDF | 900 KB

This book explores the political and religious world of early Bourbon France, focusing on the search for stable accord that characterised its political and religious …

«History of the Christian Church» by Williston Walker
English | ISBN: 9781476794679 | EPUB | 3.5 MB

Since publication of the first edition in 1918, A History of the Christian Church by Williston Walker has enjoyed outstanding success and recognition as a …

Holy Resilience: The Bible's Traumatic Origins
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0300204566, 0300240007 | 336 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

Human trauma gave birth to the Bible, suggests eminent religious scholar David Carr. The Bible’s ability to speak to suffering is a major reason why …

«A Vanished World: Medieval Spain's Golden Age of Enlightenment» by Christopher Lowney
English | ISBN: 9780743282611 | EPUB | 5.0 MB

In a world troubled by religious strife and division, Chris Lowney's vividly written book offers a hopeful historical reminder: Muslims, Christians, and Jews once lived …

Lived Religion and Everyday Life in Early Modern Hagiographic Material
English | 2019 | ISBN: 3030155528 | 333 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book discusses the ways in which early modern hagiographic sources can be used to study lived religion and everyday life from the fifteenth to …