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Women's Lives, Women's Rituals in the Hindu Tradition

Women's Lives, Women's Rituals in the Hindu Tradition

Tracy Pintchman (ed.)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195177060
eISBN:
9780199785438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195177060.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Hinduism

This book explores the relationship between ritual practices and the lives and activities of Hindu women beyond the ritual sphere. It presumes that Hindu women are deeply engaged and invested in the ... More

Wonder RebornCreating Sermons on Hymns, Music, and Poetry

Wonder Reborn: Creating Sermons on Hymns, Music, and Poetry

Thomas H. Troeger

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195398885
eISBN:
9780199866236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195398885.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores an issue at the nerve of the long-term health of all churches: how godly wonder can be reborn through renewed attention to the place of beauty in preaching and worship. The book ... More

Woodrow WilsonRuling Elder, Spiritual President

Woodrow Wilson: Ruling Elder, Spiritual President

Barry Hankins

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198718376
eISBN:
9780191787676
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718376.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History, Religion and Society

When Woodrow Wilson was elected as a ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church in 1897, his preacher father allegedly remarked, “I would rather that he held that position than be president of the ... More

Word and SupplementSpeech Acts, Biblical Texts, and the Sufficiency of Scripture

Word and Supplement: Speech Acts, Biblical Texts, and the Sufficiency of Scripture

Timothy Ward

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199244386
eISBN:
9780191697364
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199244386.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies, Theology

What are Christians saying when they call the Bible the Word of God? How is that statement to be understood in relation to postmodernity's suspicion of meaning? This book tackles these questions by ... More

The Word and the ChristAn Essay in Analytic Christology

The Word and the Christ: An Essay in Analytic Christology

Richard Sturch

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198261988
eISBN:
9780191682278
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198261988.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Among the wide range of criticisms of Christological orthodoxy now current, there has appeared until now no comprehensive summary of the attacks, and, consequently, no full defence of the orthodox ... More

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

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