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Word Order and Time in Biblical Hebrew Narrative

Word Order and Time in Biblical Hebrew Narrative

Tal Goldfajn

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198269533
eISBN:
9780191683671
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198269533.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This book addresses the problem of temporal interpretation within narrative of the biblical Hebrew verb, thus exploring the broader issue of the expression of time in language and the ways in which ... More

World of Faith and FreedomWhy International Religious Liberty Is Vital to American National Security

World of Faith and Freedom: Why International Religious Liberty Is Vital to American National Security

Thomas F. Farr

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195179958
eISBN:
9780199869749
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195179958.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The global resurgence of public religion has major implications for America's vital interests abroad and its security at home. The 1979 Shiite revolution in Iran, the Catholic contribution to the ... More

The World of Saint Patrick

The World of Saint Patrick

Philip Freeman

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199372584
eISBN:
9780199372614
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372584.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Everyone has heard of Saint Patrick, the man who drove the snakes out of Ireland, battled druids, and used the shamrock to explain the Christian Trinity to the pagan Irish—but none of these stories ... More

World Upside DownReading Acts in the Graeco-Roman Age

World Upside Down: Reading Acts in the Graeco-Roman Age

C. Kavin Rowe

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195377873
eISBN:
9780199869459
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195377873.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This book engages constructively the cultural power of the theological vision of the Acts of the Apostles. According to Acts, the apocalypse of God in Jesus of Nazareth entails the formation of a new ... More

Worship across the Racial DivideReligious Music and the Multiracial Congregation

Worship across the Racial Divide: Religious Music and the Multiracial Congregation

Gerardo Marti

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195392975
eISBN:
9780199932917
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195392975.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Church leaders believe worship is key to congregational diversity, and the demand for music that appeals across racial and ethnic cultures has prompted great speculation producing fights amid values, ... More

Wounds Not Healed By TimeThe Power of Repentance and Forgiveness

Wounds Not Healed By Time: The Power of Repentance and Forgiveness

Solomon Schimmel

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195128413
eISBN:
9780199834648
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195128419.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Wounds Not Healed By Time: The Power of Repentance and Forgiveness examines the meanings of revenge, justice, forgiveness, repentance, and reconciliation. In doing so, it draws on ... More

Wounds of LoveThe Mystical Marriage of Saint Rose of Lima

Wounds of Love: The Mystical Marriage of Saint Rose of Lima

Frank Graziano

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2005
ISBN:
9780195136401
eISBN:
9780199835164
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195136403.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

An in-depth study of St. Rose of Lima (1586–1617), canonized in 1671 as the first saint of the New World, serves to explore the meanings of female mysticism and the ways in which saints are products ... More

Wrestling the AngelThe Foundations of Mormon Thought: Cosmos, God, Humanity

Wrestling the Angel: The Foundations of Mormon Thought: Cosmos, God, Humanity

Terryl L. Givens

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199794928
eISBN:
9780199378432
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794928.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book is not a work of either systematic or historical theology per se. It is, rather, the first volume in a two-part study of the foundations of Mormon thought and practice, situated in an ... More

Writing ReligionThe Making of Turkish Alevi Islam

Writing Religion: The Making of Turkish Alevi Islam

Markus Dressler

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199969401
eISBN:
9780199346103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199969401.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Academic and political debates on the nature and the history of the Alevis of Turkey have since the early 20th century, within the politics of Ottoman/Turkish modernization and Turkish ... More

Writing the RaptureProphecy Fiction in Evangelical America

Writing the Rapture: Prophecy Fiction in Evangelical America

Crawford Gribben

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195326604
eISBN:
9780199870257
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326604.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book describes the literary tradition that has produced Left Behind—the best-selling fiction series in the most powerful nation in the history of the world. The Left Behind novels and other ... More

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