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A. C. Atherstone, Archbishop Justin Welby: Risk-Taker and Reconciler. London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 2014. Pp. xii, 268. Hb. £18.99. ISBN 978-0-232-53072-8.


W. P. Atkinson, Trinity after Pentecost. Cambridge: Lutterworth Press, 2014. Pp. viii, 185. Pb. £20. ISBN 978-0-7188-9333-0.


J. Baker and C. Ross, eds., The Pioneer Gift. London: Canterbury Press Norwich, 2014. Pp. xiv, 244. Pb. ISBN 978-1-84825-651-4.


J. Barton, ed., Bible and Interpretation: The Collected Essays of James Barr, 3 vols. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013-14. Pp. xxxiv, 568; xii, 619; xii, 798. Hb. ISBN 978-0-19-826192-6.


B. Beit-Hallahmi, Psychological Perspectives on Religion and Religiosity. Hove and New York: Routledge, 2015. Pp. xii, 316. Pb. £34.99. ISBN 978-0-415-68287-9.


M. A. Brown, ed., Anglican Social Theology: Renewing the Vision Today. London: Church House Publishing, 2014. Pp. xiv, 226. Pb. £19.99. ISBN 978-0-7151-4440-4.


N. A. V. Buxton, The Wilderness Within: Meditation and Modern Life. London: Canterbury Press Norwich, 2014. Pp. xiv, 129. Pb. ISBN 978-1-84825-657-6.


D. J. C. Davies, In Season and Out of Season: Crafting Sermons for All Occasions. London: Canterbury Press Norwich, 2014. Pp. xvi, 175. Pb. ISBN 978-1-84825-602-6.


W. A. Dembski, Being as Communion: A Metaphysics of Information. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2014. Pp. xviii, 218. Pb. £17.99. ISBN 978-0-7546-3858-2.


A. Dwane, Donald Caird, Church of Ireland Bishop, Gaelic Churchman: A Life. Blackrock, Co. Dublin: Columba Press, 2014. Pp. xxiv, 248. Hb. £16.99. ISBN 978-1782181781.


W. H. Harrison, In Praise of Mixed Religion: The Syncretism Solution in a Multifaith World. Montreal, QC, and Kingston, ON: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2014. Pp. xvi, 262. Hb. £22.99. ISBN 978-0-7735-4358-4.


R. G. Helmick, The Crisis of Confidence in the Catholic Church. London and New York: Bloomsbury T. and T. Clark, 2014. Pp. xxiv, 293. Pb. £19.99. ISBN 978-0-567-46425-5.


B. C. Howell, In the Eyes of God: A Metaphorical Approach to Biblical Anthropomorphic Language. Cambridge: James Clarke and Co., 2014. Pp. viii, 299. Pb. £22.50. ISBN 978-0-227-17433-3.


J. D. Howell, ed., Preaching and the Personal. Cambridge: Lutterworth Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 158. Pb. £17.50. ISBN 978-0-7188-9332-3.


G. Ille, Between Vision and Obedience - Rethinking Theological Epistemology: Theological Reflections on Rationality and Agency with Special Reference to Paul Ricoeur and G. W. F. Hegel. Cambridge: James Clarke and Co., 2014. Pp. xvi, 303. Pb. £25. ISBN 978-0-227-17426-5.


E. C. MacLeod, Visions of Zion: Ethiopians and Rastafari in the Search for the Promised Land. New   York and London: New YorkUniversity Press, 2014. Pp. xii, 299. Hb. £33. ISBN 978-1-4798-8224-3.


D. Martin, Religion and Power: No Logos without Mythos. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2014. Pp. viii, 272. Pb. £19.99. ISBN 978-1-4724-3360-2.


K. McClelland, Call the Chaplain: Spiritual and Pastoral Caregiving in Hospitals. London: Canterbury Press Norwich, 2014. Pp. x, 150. Pb. ISBN 978-1-84825-636-1.


P. D. O’Connor, Atheism Reclaimed. Alresford: Iff Books, 2014. Pp. viii, 91. Pb. £9.99. ISBN 978-1-78279-652-7.


H. Rock, God Needs Salvation: A New Vision of God for the Twenty-First Century. Alresford: Christian Alternative, 2014. Pp. viii, 458. Pb. £19.99. ISBN 978-1-78279-399-1.


E. Rosman-Stollman, For God and Country? Religious Student-Soldiers in the Israel Defense Forces. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 306. Hb. £37. ISBN 978-0-292-75851-3.


F. R. Sanders and J. S. Sexton, eds., Theology and California: Theological Refractions on California’s Culture. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2014. Pp. xvi, 261. Pb. £19.99. ISBN 978-1-4724-0947-8.


P. S. M. Selby, An Idol Unmasked: A Faith Perspective on Money. London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 2014. Pp. xvi, 140. Pb. £10.99. ISBN 978-0-232-53111-4.


D. Speak, The Problem of Evil. Cambridge and Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2015. Pp. viii, 149. Pb. £15.99. ISBN 978-0-7456-6407-1.


H. C. R. Vilaça, E. Pace, I. Furseth and P. Pettersson, eds., The Changing Soul of Europe: Religions and Migrations in Northern and Southern Europe. Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2014. Pp. xiv, 265. Hb. £65. ISBN 978-1-4724-3469-2.


A. T. L. Wilson, More Perfect Union? Understanding Same-Sex Marriage. London: Darton, Longman and Todd, 2014. Pp. xx, 172. Pb. £9.99. ISBN 978-0-232-53125-1.


L. Woodhead, Christianity: A Very Short Introduction, 2nd edn. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Pp. xiv, 130. Pb. £7.99. ISBN 978-0-19-968774-9.


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