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Remembering WolseyA History of Commemorations and Representations

Remembering Wolsey: A History of Commemorations and Representations

J. Patrick Hornbeck II

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282173
eISBN:
9780823286232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282173.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Remembering Wolsey seeks to contribute to our understanding of historical memory and memorialization bexamining in detail the posthumous commemoration and representation of Thomas Wolsey, the ... More

Roman Catholicism in the United StatesA Thematic History

Roman Catholicism in the United States: A Thematic History

Margaret M. McGuinness and James T. Fisher (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823282760
eISBN:
9780823286263
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282760.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This book takes the reader beyond the traditional ways through which scholars have viewed and recounted the story of the Catholic Church in America. It covers unfamiliar topics such as ... More

Revelation 1-3 in Christian Arabic CommentaryJohn's First Vision and the Letters to the Seven Churches

Revelation 1-3 in Christian Arabic Commentary: John's First Vision and the Letters to the Seven Churches

Bulus al-Bushi and Ibn Katib Qaysar

Stephen J. Davis, T.C. Schmidt, and Shawqi Talia (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823281848
eISBN:
9780823286256
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281848.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This book, the first of the CATT series, presents excerpts from two thirteenth-century Christian Arabic Commentaries on the Apocalypse of John, written by the Egyptian authors Būlus al-Būshī and Ibn ... More

Crucified WisdomTheological Reflection on Christ and the Bodhisattva

Crucified Wisdom: Theological Reflection on Christ and the Bodhisattva

S. Mark Heim

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823281244
eISBN:
9780823285990
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281244.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This book is the first systematic discussion of the bodhisattva path in Māhayāna Buddhism from the perspective of Christian comparative theology. With the increasing interest and participation of ... More

Decolonial LoveSalvation in Colonial Modernity

Decolonial Love: Salvation in Colonial Modernity

Joseph Drexler-Dreis

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823281886
eISBN:
9780823286003
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281886.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This book raises the question of what it means to engage in theological reflection in an authentic way in the present context of global coloniality. In response to the historical manifestations of ... More

Ecstasy in the ClassroomTrance, Self, and the Academic Profession in Medieval Paris

Ecstasy in the Classroom: Trance, Self, and the Academic Profession in Medieval Paris

Ayelet Even-Ezra

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780823281923
eISBN:
9780823286041
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281923.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Ecstasy in the Classroom explores the interface between academic theology and ecstatic experience in the first half of the thirteenth century, which were formative years in the history of the ... More

Jews and the Ends of Theory

Jews and the Ends of Theory

Shai Ginsburg, Martin Land, and Jonathan Boyarin (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823282005
eISBN:
9780823284795
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823282005.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

Theory has often been coded as “Jewish”—not merely because Jewish intellectuals have been central participants, but also, this book argues, because certain problematics of modern Jewishness enrich ... More

When God Was a BirdChristianity, Animism, and the Re-Enchantment of the World

When God Was a Bird: Christianity, Animism, and the Re-Enchantment of the World

Mark I. Wallace

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780823281329
eISBN:
9780823284955
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823281329.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

At one time, God was a bird. In ancient Egypt, Thoth was the Ibis-headed divinity of magic and wisdom. Winged divine beings—griffins and harpies—populated the pantheon of Greek antiquity, and ... More

Trauma and TranscendenceSuffering and the Limits of Theory

Trauma and Transcendence: Suffering and the Limits of Theory

Eric Boynton and Peter Capretto (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280261
eISBN:
9780823281602
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280261.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Within the humanities, specifically in the past decade, trauma theory has become a robust site of interdisciplinary work. Trauma resonates with scholars in and across disciplines and has become a ... More

Inner AnimalitiesTheology and the End of the Human

Inner Animalities: Theology and the End of the Human

Eric Daryl Meyer

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280148
eISBN:
9780823281619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280148.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Inner Animalities analyses the human-animal distinction as a discursive theme running ubiquitously through Christian theological anthropology. Arguing that historically pervasive disavowals of human ... More

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