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The Badly Behaved Bible
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Nick Page
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

We're told that the Bible is beautiful, uplifting and a joy to read - but, while we know this is how we're supposed to feel about it, in reality many of us find the very opposite. On opening the Bible, we are faced with a multitude of problems; from its
Jesus Christ, Learning Teacher
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Mark Chater
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-30 - Publisher: SCM Press

´╗┐The Christian presence in education has never been more controversial. While some secularists oppose any form of religious involvement in schools or universities, some Christians also wonder why the churches are there. Conflicting narratives surround the purpose of Christian involvement in education. Yet at the heart of Christianity stands an
The Bible on Silent Film
Language: en
Authors: David J. Shepherd
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-14 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Between the advent of motion pictures in the 1890s and the close of the 'silent' era at the end of the 1920s, many of the longest, most expensive and most watched films on both sides of the Atlantic drew upon biblical traditions. David J. Shepherd traces the evolution of the
Women of the Bible Speak Out
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Marlo Schalesky
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-04 - Publisher: Our Daily Bread Publishing

With conversations and headlines about abuse, power, and assault, women are all looking for answers. Marlo Schalesky provides a biblical response to the tough questions these issues raise by exploring the stories of twenty women in Scripture. Women of the Bible Speak Out is a study of the biblical text
Bible-Shaped Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 92
Authors: John Shortt
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-17 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

The Bible can and should be an environment in which we live and move and have our being, an environment in which we are shaped by God in different and interrelated ways. As with aspects of our physical environment, we may have never noticed many elements of this spiritual environment