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Bloodlines: Race, Cross, and the Christian [HC]
Bloodlines: Race, Cross, and the Christian [HC]
Born This Way: Making Sense of Science, the Bible and Same-Sex Attraction
Born This Way: Making Sense of Science, the Bible and Same-Sex Attraction
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Genocide. Terrorism. Hate crimes. In a world where racism is far from dead, is unity amidst diversities even remotely possible?

Instead of turning to organisations, education, TV personalities or government programs to address racial strife, John Piper reveals the definitive source of hope – teaching how the good news about Jesus Christ actively undermines the sins that feed racial...
Today, few topics arouse as much passion, conflict and confusion as homosexuality. Many Bible-believing Christians feel torn, uncertain about whether to abandon or revise the Bible's teaching, or perhaps just quietly withdraw from the conversation altogether.

In this short and down-to-earth book, Steve Morrison provides a way through the confusion, combining keen personal insight...
 
Broken Vows: Divorce and the Goodness of God
Broken Vows: Divorce and the Goodness of God
Building the Christian Academy
Building the Christian Academy
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Marriage is supposed to be for life, but divorce still happens. How can a Christian reconcile the reality of divorce with the biblical view of marriage? How can the wronged spouse forgive? And how can God still be good when bad things happen?

In Broken Vows: Divorce and the Goodness of God, Greco doesn’t offer pat answers. In the initial aftermath, he says one must simply grieve....
Until relatively recently, the history of higher education in the West was the story of a Christian academic tradition that played a major role in both intellectual history and the history of the church. Over the last one hundred years, however, we have witnessed the progressive secularisation of higher education.

George Marsden goes so far as to suggest that the American...
 
Buried Alive: The Startling, Untold Story about Neanderthal Man
Buried Alive: The Startling, Untold Story about Neanderthal Man
Business for the Glory of God: The Bible's Teaching on the Moral Goodness of Business [HC]
Business for the Glory of God: The Bible's Teaching on the Moral Goodness of Business [HC]
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Since the first cave discoveries in Germany's Neander Valley, we have been fascinated by these thick-browned, powerful creatures. Who were they and where did they go?

A centrepiece in the study of human evolution, Neanderthal Man has, by his own mysterious demise, created more questions than he has answered. But what if Neanderthals could answer for themselves and tell us about...
Can business activity in itself be morally good and pleasing to God? Sometimes business can seem so shady-manipulating the ‘bottom line,’ deceiving the consumer or gaining promotions because of whom you know.

However, Wayne Grudem introduces a novel concept: business itself glorifies God when it is conducted in a way that imitates God's character and creation. He shows that all...
 
Calvin in the Public Square: Liberal Democracies, Rights, and Civil Liberties
Calvin in the Public Square: Liberal Democracies, Rights, and Civil Liberties
CGC Augustine's Confessions
CGC Augustine's Confessions
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This volume examines Calvin's thought and impact on political ideas. Not only does it set forth the Reformer's political ideas in his own words from multiple sources, but it also shows how his germinal political ideas were furthered and spread by his disciples, both in Europe and to the West.

Calvin's political formulations on republicanism, decentralised government and open...
This volume guides readers through Augustine’s classic spiritual autobiography, the Confessions, exploring the book’s historical context, key themes and overarching message.

We’ve all heard about the classics and assume they’re great. Some of us have even read them on our own. But for those of us who remain a bit intimidated or simply want to get more out of our reading, these...
 
CGC Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter
CGC Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter
CGC Homer's The Odyssey
CGC Homer's The Odyssey
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This guide opens up the signature book of American literature, Hawthorne’s Scarlet Letter, and unpacks its universal themes of sin, guilt and redemption.

We’ve all heard about the classics and assume they’re great. Some of us have even read them on our own. However, for those of us who remain a bit intimidated or simply want to get more out of our reading, Crossway’s Christian...
This guide opens up Homer’s The Odyssey and highlights the universal themes of endurance and longing for rest as displayed in this epic tale of a man trying to find his way home.

We’ve all heard about the classics and assume they’re great. Some of us have even read them on our own. However, for those of us who remain a bit intimidated or simply want to get more out of our reading,...
 
CGC Milton's Paradise Lost
CGC Milton's Paradise Lost
CGC Shakespeare's Macbeth
CGC Shakespeare's Macbeth
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This guide opens up the paramount epic in the English language, Milton’s Paradise Lost, and showcases Milton’s understanding of crime and punishment in the events of creation, paradisal perfection, the fall and redemption.

We’ve all heard about the classics and assume they’re great. Some of us have even read them on our own. However, for those of us who remain a bit intimidated or...
This guide opens up the last of Shakespeare’s magnificent tragedies, Macbeth, and explores the themes of temptation, sin and guilt, as well as the keys to virtuous behaviour.

We’ve all heard about the classics and assume they’re great. Some of us have even read them on our own. However, for those of us who remain a bit intimidated or simply want to get more out of our reading,...