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Eric W. Gritsch (Author)
Release date: 
January 1, 1994
A helpful and accessible guide to Lutheranism's history and central tenents, with numerous photos and illustrations. Small wonder that many are confused...
David T. Runia (Author)
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October 1, 1993
It is a remarkable fact that the writings of Philo, the Jew from Alexandria, were preserved because they were taken up in the Christian tradition. But the...
Jacob Neusner (Author)
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July 1, 1992
One of the world's experts on classical Jewish history and literature here offers a clear and useful interpretation of the three major periods of Jewish...
Stephen L. Cook (Author)
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January 1, 1991
Did Israelite Jewish apocalyptic literature originate among alienated or disenfranchised groups? In this overview of apocalypticism in the Hebrew Bible,...
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October 1, 1990

Wilfred Cantwell Smith, maintained in this vastly important work that Westerners have misperceived religious life by making "religion" into one thing. He...

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February 1, 1990
Here is a skillful tracing of two tracks in the evolution of musical genres that have evolved from black religion. Songs of protest developed from the...
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June 1, 1984
This volume describes that part of the rich literary production of ancient Judaism which was not contained in the Hebrew Bible nor in rabbinic literature....