When God Had a Wife: The Fall and Rise of the Sacred Feminine in the Judeo-Christian Tradition

Reveals the tradition of goddess worship in early Judaism and how Jesus attempted to restore the feminine side of the faith Provides historical and archaeological evidence for an earlier form of Hebrew worship with both male and female gods, including a 20th century discovery of a Hebrew temple

The New Testament in Its World: An Introduction to the History, Literature, and Theology of the First Christians

Finally an introduction that captures the excitement of the early Christians, helping today s readers to think like a first century believer while reading the text responsibly for today The New Testament in Its World is your passageway from the twenty first century to the era of Jesus and the

The Way of the Rose: The Radical Path of the Divine Feminine Hidden in the Rosary

What happens when a former Zen Buddhist monk and his feminist wife experience an apparition of the Virgin Mary This book could not have come at a auspicious time, and the message is mystical perfection, not to mention a courageous one I adore this book Caroline Myss, author of Anatomy of

Women Talking

One evening, eight Mennonite women climb into a hay loft to conduct a secret meeting For the past two years, each of these women, and than a hundred other girls in their colony, has been repeatedly violated in the night by demons coming to punish them for their sins Now that the women have

Present Over Perfect: Leaving Behind Frantic for a Simpler, More Soulful Way of Living

LIVE A LIFE OF MEANING AND CONNECTION Instead of pushing for perfection A few years ago, I found myself exhausted and isolated, my soul and body sick I was tired of being tired, burned out on busy And, it seemed almost everyone I talked with was in the same boat longing for connection, meaning,

Home Fire

The suspenseful and heartbreaking story of an immigrant family driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences Isma is free After years of watching out for her younger siblings in the wake of their mother s death, she s accepted an invitation from a mentor in America that allows

The Sacrament

The haunting, vivid story of a nun whose past returns to her in unexpected ways, all while investigating a mysterious death and a series of harrowing abuse claims A young nun is sent by the Vatican to investigate allegations of misconduct at a Catholic school in Iceland During her time there, on a

Everybody, Always: Becoming Love in a World Full of Setbacks and Difficult People

New York Times Bestseller What happenswhen we give away love like we re made of it In his entertaining and inspiring follow up to the New York Times bestselling phenomenon Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a journey into the secret of living without fear, constraint, or worry The path toward