This textbook is an interdisciplinary collection of scholarly and religious articles about Asian American Christianity. Its four sections -- contexts, sites, identity, and voices — offer... More > in-depth understanding of both Catholic and Protestant traditions, practices, theologies, and faith communities. It also highlights diversity and complexity across lines of gender, generation, denomination, race and ethnicity in Asian American Christianity. "... a real boon for understanding contemporary American religious life." - Mark Noll, Francis A. McAnaney Professor of History, University of Notre Dame “Thanks for editing this splendid reader. It is very comprehensive and diverse, the best presentation of Asian American theology so far.” - Peter C. Phan, Ignacio Ellacuria, SJ, Professor of Catholic Social Thought & Theology, Georgetown University< Less
As she approaches her fifty-fifth birthday, Tilly finds herself still
single and feels that life has passed her by while she baked her
famous pies for the family cafe. Her service to God and family... More > has
become a joyless routine. Then a lovable Christian dynamo, Edie
Miller, breezes into town on Easter Sunday and Tilly’s renewal is a
done deal. A lifetime of seeing things one way is changed and that
starts events and other changes affecting the people in Tilly’s life.
A fresh wind of God’s grace blows through all their lives. Dreams
Tilly hardly dared to dream begin to take shape. This a lovely story
of living out one’s faith, forgiving and being forgiven.< Less
This is the 3rd edition of the color interlinear New Testament in the language of Jesus and his countrymen of 1st century Israel, with a word for word translation into English next to each Aramaic... More > word. Aramaic was used in Mel Gibson's film "The Passion of the Christ" to make the film as realistic and accurate as possible. This New Testament will surprise and thrill the reader with its power and inspiration coming from the words of "Eesho" (“Jesus” in ancient Aramaic) as He originally spoke them and a very literal English rendering. Much evidence is presented demonstrating very powerfully that The Peshitta Aramaic NT is the original behind The Greek NT.
Full color is used throughout the book, with many graphics and even photos from Dead Sea Scrolls to illustrate an Aramaic verse and how a reading was interpreted by a Greek translating the text.730 pages-8.5x11" Hardbound in full Color.< Less