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01 May 2020

The Way Under Our Feet: A spirituality of walkingby Graham B. Usher (SPCK, £12.99 (Church Times SPECIAL OFFER PRICE £10.99); 978-0-281-08406-7)

The Way Under Our Feet considers how we might encounter the heavenly realms by following in Jesus' footsteps. It reflects on how walking affects our thinking and our looking.”

 

The Abrahamic Religions: A very short introductionby Charles L. Cohen (OUP, £8.99 (£8.10); 978-0-19-065434-4)

“This Very Short Introduction explores the intertwined histories of these monotheistic religions, from the emergence of Christianity and Islam to the violence of the Crusades and the cultural exchanges of al-Andalus.”

 

Kierkegaard and Spirituality: Accountability as the meaning of human existenceby C. Stephen Evans (Eerdmans, £19.99 (£17.99); 978-0-8028-7286-9)

“C. Stephen Evans assesses Kierkegaard’s belief that true spirituality should be seen as accountability: the grateful recognition of our existence as gift.”


Franciscan Footprints: Following Christ in the ways of Francis and Clareby Helen Julian CSF (BRF, £8.99 (£8.09); 978-0-85746-811-6)

“The Franciscan spiritual journey, has been tried and tested over the centuries, and the experiences of St Francis and St Clare and all those who have been inspired by their lives still resonate with us. Helen Julian CSF explores the distinctive features of their spirituality and shows how these practices can be applied to, and become part of, our daily lives.”

 

Women in a Patriarchal World: Twenty-five empowering stories from the bibleby Elaine Storkey (SPCK, £9.99 (£8.99); 978-0-281-08407-4)

“Elaine Storkey focuses on the stories of women who faced a range of challenges and life-changing decisions.”

 

Selected by Frank Nugent, of the Church House Bookshop, which operates the Church Times Bookshop.

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