Tuesday, March 21, 2006

New Academic Titles

New to Canterbury House this week:

The Gnostic Discoveries: The Impact of the Nag Hammadi Library by Marvin Meyer, published by Harper Collins, hard cover $28.95 Cdn plus GST.

Jesus Safe Tender Extreme by Adrian Plass, with a Foreword by John Ortberg, published by Zondervan, trade paper $19.99 Cdn plus GST.

The Last Week: A Day-by-Day Account of Jesus's Final Week in Jerusalem by Marcus J. Borg & John Dominic Crossan, published by Harper Collins, hard cover $28.95 Cdn plus GST

Reliving the Passion: Meditations on the Suffering, Death, and Resurrection of Jesus as Recorded in Mark by Walter Wangerin Jr., published by Zondervan, hard cover $20.99 Cdn plus GST

New academic Bargains:

The Changing Faces of Jesus by Geza Vermes, $6.90 Cdn plus GST

Son of Man: Great Writings About Jesus Christ edited by Clint Willis, $9.99 Cdn plus GST -with contributions by Reynolds Price, Thomas Merton, Rainer Maria Rilke, Kahlil Gibran, Jack Miles, Friedrich Nietzche, Stephen Mitchell, D.H. Lawrence, John Dominic Crossan, and many others.