This version seeks the meaning of the biblical texts themselves, analyzes their place of historical, cultural and geographical origin, the history of their oral transmission and the stages of their long written consignment for centuries and with multiple and bumpy stages, the intention of the author..
This lovely little book, profusely illustrated, is ideal for the Christmas and Advent season with its inspiring meditations on the blessings of the season by Pope Benedict XVI. These meditations give his usual fresh insights into the deeper meaning of this most wondrous event, and show the Pope to b..
Psychoanalyst Vamik Volkan, who left Cyprus for the US as a young man, brings his own experiences as an immigrant to bear on this study of the psychology of immigrants and refugees, and of those who cross paths with them. / Este libro utiliza las herramientas de la psicología y el psicoanálisis par..
A moving history delineating the establishment of the Cisterians at Gethsemani, Kentucky, in 1848 to modern times. "The saga of Citeaux." / Con esta obra M. Raymond concluye la trilogía titulada La saga de Citeaux y compuesta también por Tres monjes rebeldes y La familia que alcanzó a Cristo. Con l..
Pathogenic bacteria has existed since the dawn of humanity, here long before we appeared as a species, and will continue to live when we are extinct. Get ready to enjoy the story of how we have faced (winning and losing) the all-powerful pathogenic bacteria. This is the history of fighting disease. ..
They belong to the baby boom generation; they are over fifty years old. They are people who feel as if they’re filled with health, strength, and enthusiasm to develop multiple pending projects, while taking care not to lose their quality of life. They are the silver generation. This book is about th..
There have been numerous translations and commentaries on the principal philosophers of the Kyoto School, but no evaluation of their thought has been available until now. This study collects the ideas of Nishida Kitaro, Tanabe Hajime, and Nishitani Keiji are presented both as a consistent school of ..
Companies are an essential part of society. Since our inception, people have developed economic activities and commercial exchanges. We could not understand the evolution of the human being and the birth of the first civilizations without considering trade and economic activity. / La empresa es una..
Eschatology presents a balanced perspective of the doctrine at the center of Christian belief?the Church's faith in eternal life. Joseph Ratzinger brings together recent emphasis on the theology of hope for the future with the more traditional elements of the doctrine. His book has proven to be as t..
Rohr's meditations on the daily readings of Lent are meant to aid us in a transformation into our original "image and likeness," which is the very image of God. Father Rohr begins each meditation with a single title or phrase that sums up the point. Then he offers the meditation followed by key pass..
This book contains two dissertations that Watzlawick delivered at the 1989 and 1991 Vienna Conferences. With the help of some brilliant and timely quotes, the author makes us aware of how "reality" is nothing other than the meaning or nonsense that things and events have in our lives. It is a networ..
Rovelli restores Anaximander to his place in the history of science by reconstructing his theories from what is known to us and examining them in their historical and philosophical contexts. He concludes that scientific thinking—the legacy of Anaximander—is only reliable when it constantly tests the..