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Ancient Israel's Neighbors

Ancient Israel's Neighbors

Brian R. Doak

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190690595
eISBN:
9780190690632
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190690595.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The purpose of this book is to tell the story of Israel’s nearest neighbors—not only discovering what the Bible has to say about them but also what we can know from archaeology, ancient inscriptions, ... More

Joseph Smith's Translation

Joseph Smith's Translation

Samuel Morris Brown

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190054236
eISBN:
9780190054267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190054236.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Among many remarkable claims, Mormon founder Joseph Smith reported that he had translated ancient scriptures. He dictated the Book of Mormon, an American Bible from metal plates associated with ... More

Terrible RevolutionLatter-day Saints and the American Apocalypse

Terrible Revolution: Latter-day Saints and the American Apocalypse

Christopher James Blythe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190080280
eISBN:
9780190080310
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190080280.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The relationship between Mormons and the United States was marked by anxiety and hostility. Nineteenth-century Latter-day Saints looked forward to apocalyptic events that would unseat corrupt ... More

Witnessing Whiteness

Witnessing Whiteness

Kristopher Norris

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190055813
eISBN:
9780190055844
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190055813.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Witnessing Whiteness analyzes the current racial climate of American Christianity and argues for a new ethics of responsibility to confront white supremacy. Examining the current manifestations of ... More

Black SamsonThe Untold Story of an American Icon

Black Samson: The Untold Story of an American Icon

Jeremy Schipper and Nyasha Junior

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190689780
eISBN:
9780190936853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190689780.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The United States has never existed without a Black Samson. Before Harriet Tubman or Martin Luther King, Jr. were identified with Moses, African Americans linked those who challenged racial ... More

Awakening VerseThe Poetics of Early American Evangelicalism

Awakening Verse: The Poetics of Early American Evangelicalism

Wendy Raphael Roberts

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197510278
eISBN:
9780197510308
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510278.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity, Religion and Literature

Beginning with Isaac Watts’s Horae Lyricae (1706) and concluding with the burgeoning poetic print culture of the early nineteenth century, Awakening Verse unfolds how evangelical ministers, ... More

MOVEAn American Religion

MOVE: An American Religion

Richard Kent Evans

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190058777
eISBN:
9780190058807
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190058777.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book is a religious history of MOVE, a small, mostly African American religious group devoted to the religious teachings of John Africa that emerged in Philadelphia in the early 1970s. MOVE is ... More

Mystifying KabbalahAcademic Scholarship, National Theology, and New Age Spirituality

Mystifying Kabbalah: Academic Scholarship, National Theology, and New Age Spirituality

Boaz Huss

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190086961
eISBN:
9780190086992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190086961.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

The book offers a study of the genealogy of the concept of “Jewish mysticism.” It examines the major developments in the academic study of Jewish mysticism and its impact on modern Kabbalistic ... More

God at WarA Meditation on Religion and Warfare

God at War: A Meditation on Religion and Warfare

Mark Juergensmeyer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190079178
eISBN:
9780190079208
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190079178.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores the dark attraction between religion and warfare and explains why religion needs war and war needs religion. Virtually every religious tradition leaves behind it a bloody trail of ... More

Manuscripts of the Book of RevelationNew Philology, Paratexts, Reception

Manuscripts of the Book of Revelation: New Philology, Paratexts, Reception

Garrick V. Allen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780198849056
eISBN:
9780191883323
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849056.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

The book of Revelation is a disorienting work, full of beasts, heavenly journeys, holy war, the End of the Age, and the New Jerusalem. It is difficult to follow the thread that ties the visions ... More

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