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Top ten religious books

01 May 2012


(previous month’s position in brackets)

1 Leaving Alexandria by Richard Holloway (Canongate, £17.99) (1)

2 The Face of God by Roger Scruton (Continuum, £18.99) (10)

3 The Heart’s Time by Janet Morley (SPCK, £9.99) (3)

4 How God Became King by Tom Wright (SPCK, £12.99) (-)

5 We Don’t Do God by George Carey and Andrew Carey (Monarch, £7.99) (4)

6 The State of the Church and the Church of the State by Michael Turnbull and Donald McFadyen (DLT, £14.99) (-)

7 Sister Wendy’s Bible Treasury by Sister Wendy Beckett (SPCK, £14.99) (-)

8 Lectio Divina by Christine Valters Paintner (SPCK, £10.99) (-)

9 Queen Elizabeth II and Her Church by John Hall (Bloomsbury, £12.99) (-)

10 Dietrich Bonhoeffer 1906-1945 by Ferdinand Schlingen­siepen (T & T Clark, £14.99)(-)

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