Welcome to the August edition of the James Clarke & Co and The Lutterworth Press newsletter!
Friday 31st August – Saturday 1st September – The Newness of the Old Conference – One of our authors Christine Mangala Frost (Author of ‘The Human Icon: A Comparative Study of Hindu and Orthodox Christian Beliefs’) is set to talk at the ‘Newness of the Old’ conference; which is set to address the topic: ‘The Newness of the Old: Tradition, Doctrine and Christian Life between Preservation and Innovation.’ For further information and ticketing info, please click here.
Monday 3rd September – ‘Kempe: The Life, Art and Legacy of Charles Eamer Kempe’ Book Launch at the Gloucester History Festival – In early September at the Gloucester History Festival we will be launching our latest publication. Author Adrian Barlow will be giving a lecture at midday as part of the ‘City Voices’ strand of the Gloucester History Festival 2018. Shortly after at 2:15pm Adrian will be launching his book on Kempe; wherein you will be able to purchase the book at pre-release price. For further information on the festival, click here.
Please click the links below for more information and extracts on our newly published titles:
By Elisabeth Gerle
A re-examination of the body and the erotic in Lutheran theology, offering a challenge to more austere and traditional interpretations.
By Cyril Hovorun
An examination of how the ecclesial structures of Eastern Church evolved and how they contributed, or failed to contribute, to Church unity.
By Gerald Bray
A new edition of one of the founding documents of the Church of England, allowing easy comparison of the changes between successive versions.
By Sue Anderson-Faithful
A biographical study of the Victorian educator Mary Sumner, locating her religious and social activism in the context of class, gender and empire.
By Ian Ridpath
A revised and expanded edition of the classic introduction to the myths and legends associated with the stars and constellations.
Don’t forget, we always have a great selection of titles on special offer: