Religion: Christianity

  • Exegesis and Theology in Early Christianity book cover

    Exegesis and Theology in Early Christianity

    1st Edition

    By Frances Young

    This collection of articles first brings together a number of working papers which were significant in the development of Frances Young's understanding of patristic exegesis, studies not included in her ground-breaking book, Biblical Exegesis and the Formation of Christian Culture (1997), though…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Muslim-Christian Encounters book cover

    Muslim-Christian Encounters

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mona Siddiqui

    While the subject of Christian-Muslim or Muslim-Christian interaction is still not a traditional or systematic discipline, interest in the encounter of these two religions has grown considerably over the last decade. Historians, including historians of Islam and Christianity have always been…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • John of Damascus: New Studies on his Life and Works book cover

    John of Damascus

    New Studies on his Life and Works, 1st Edition

    By Vassa Kontouma

    For more than five hundred years the life and work of John of Damascus (c. 655-c.745) have been the subject of a very extensive literature, scholarly and popular, in which it is often difficult to get one’s bearings. Through the studies included here (of which 6 appear in a translation into English…

    Hardback – 2015-04-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Spirituality in the Modern World: Within Religious Tradition and Beyond book cover

    Spirituality in the Modern World

    Within Religious Tradition and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Heelas

    It would not be an exaggeration to say that during the last century, most especially during and since the 1960s, the language of spirituality has become one of the most significant ways in which the sacred has come to be understood and judged in the West, and, increasingly, elsewhere. Whether it is…

    Hardback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Fundamentalism and Charismatic Movements book cover

    Fundamentalism and Charismatic Movements

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Lehmann, Humeira Iqtidar

    The term ‘fundamentalism’ carries a wide range of meanings, some of them pejorative. Here it is used to refer to what the French call ‘integrism’, meaning a religious code which encompasses and governs with its prescriptions the entire private and public life of individuals and the collectivity.…

    Hardback – 2011-10-28
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Japan as Seen by British Women (ES 5-vol. set) book cover

    Japan as Seen by British Women (ES 5-vol. set)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yoko Namikawa

    Since its foundation, Edition Synapse has specialized in the publication of primary-source materials relating to the history of the Anglo-Japanese relationship and has provided the academic market with nineteenth-century English books on Japan, reprinted in facsimile and including many visual…

    Hardback – 2011-03-15
    Edition Synapse

  • Anthropology of Religion book cover

    Anthropology of Religion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Phillips Stevens Jr.

    Religious belief is an extremely powerful motivator of human behaviour. Religious considerations permeate and influence all parts of a culture. Religious systems are universal in human cultures, around the world and through all stages of human history and prehistory. Of all academic approaches to…

    Hardback – 2010-11-23
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • World Christianity book cover

    World Christianity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth Koepping

    Two-thirds of the world's Christians live in Africa, Asia, and Latin America and this new interdisciplinary Routledge Major Work brings together specialist contributions from around the world, from Europe and North America as well as from the developing world, to present a collection that truly…

    Hardback – 2010-09-17
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Rhetoric and Philosophy from Greek into Syriac book cover

    Rhetoric and Philosophy from Greek into Syriac

    1st Edition

    By John W. Watt

    Shortly after 500 CE, the Syriac-speaking priest and physician Sergius of Resh'aina, who had studied in Alexandria, wrote the first known exposition of Aristotle in a Semitic language. About four centuries later, Abu Bishr Matta, an alumnus of the monastic school of Dayr Qunna in Iraq, completed…

    Hardback – 2010-08-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Women and Christianity book cover

    Women and Christianity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kwok Pui-lan

    This new four-volume collection from Routledge brings together the best and most influential scholarship on women and Christianity. It presents an up-to-date, multidisciplinary, and comprehensive compilation of women’s reflection on the Bible and Christian doctrines; women’s religious roles and…

    Hardback – 2009-12-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • Studies on the Cult of Relics in Byzantium up to 1204 book cover

    Studies on the Cult of Relics in Byzantium up to 1204

    1st Edition

    By John Wortley

    Constantinople was well known in its heyday for the enormous collection of relics housed in its churches: bones, even whole bodies and intimate possessions of holy men and women. Almost all these objects had been imported from various parts of the Roman Empire between the late 4th to the 10th…

    Hardback – 2009-09-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Fire from Heaven: Studies in Syriac Theology and Liturgy book cover

    Fire from Heaven

    Studies in Syriac Theology and Liturgy, 1st Edition

    By Sebastian Brock

    This fourth collection by Sebastian Brock focuses on three areas: the christology of the Church of the East, the distinctive phraseology of the invocations to the Holy Spirit in the Syriac liturgical tradition, and two important early Commentaries on the Liturgy. The inclusion of the Church of the…

    Hardback – 2006-05-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

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