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A Palestinian theologian and an American New Testament scholar explore the meaning of the crucifixion in light of both first and twenty-first century Palestinian contexts.
A bestselling author on building a spirituality of resistance to the despair and injustice we find in the world.
Offers fresh insights into the stories of Biblical women from Esther to Mary Magdalene.
Introduces the biblical student to the history and meaning of the wisdom literature.
A revised edition of a landmark in contemporary biblical criticism, "Quite simply, the most important commentary of a bok of Scripture since Barth's 'Romans'."--Walter Wink, The Christian Century
A revised edition of a classroom favorite.
Examines the Old Testament story to demonstrate the significant role the underrepresented and oppressed can play in reconciliation: personal, social, and global.
Invites readers to feel the penetrating power of Jesus' own stories.
In a new rendering of the traditional meditation on Jeus' last words, Franciscan Michael Crosby brings out their to our lives today.
How to read the Bible from the perspective of the poor, the oppressed, and victims of discrimination.
An in-depth look at the origins of the Church and what modern Christians can learn from it today.
Offers a way of reading the sacred hymns and prayers as poetry, and as catalyst to community action.
A new, revised edition of the classic work that revolutionized how we view the impace of Christian mission on non-Western cultures.
A missional reading of the Old Testament aimed at showing how Israel became a "missionary people" by opening its Covenant with Yahweh to the nations.
Scholarly and stimulating look at the importance of the Bible for Blacks and of Blacks in the Bible. "Lucidly written with profound messages . . ."--Black Issues in Higher Education
The first original collection of essays on Catholic Biblical Ethics ever done in English.
Shows how the biblical prophets of old pronouce the word of God and call us to account even today.
Offers a compelling new reading of the story of Lazarus, which calls us all to pursue a life of peace.
A popular teacher of Scripture inspires us to not only appreciate God's Word but to live it and know the peace and joy that comes from it.
Provide textual and historical evidence in the New and Old Testaments as the bases for Christian mission that is not only "Western" but universal.
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