Gomes, Peter J.
Most widely held works about Peter J Gomes
Most widely held works by Peter J Gomes
The good book : reading the Bible with mind and heart by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 1,931 libraries worldwide
The Good Book is a brilliant and inspiring look at the Bible today from the preacher to Harvard University, a man Time magazine called one of the seven best preachers in America. "The theme of this book," writes Peter Gomes in his introduction, "is the risk and the joy of the Bible: risk in that we might get it wrong, and joy in the discovery of the living Word becoming flesh. It is around this theme that I formulate three basic questions which the thoughtful reader.
The courage to be by Paul Tillich ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 1,227 libraries worldwide
[In this book, the author] describes the dilemma of modern man and points a way to the conquest of the problem of anxiety. This edition includes a new introduction reflecting on the impact of the book since it was written. -http://www.booksinprint.com.
The scandalous Gospel of Jesus : what's so good about the good news by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Addresses key issues in the modern church and explores the dangers of focusing excessively on the Bible, in a spiritual resource that seeks to illuminate what the author believes to be Jesus's original transformative and revolutionary message of hope.
The good life : truths that last in times of need by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 903 libraries worldwide
Goomes, a minister and professor at Harvard University, writes on, "how we can all set our hearts and minds on higher things."
African American lives 2 ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Features Gates guiding eleven other African Americans on a search for their ancestry while exploring the history of African Americans from the Middle Passage and slavery to the early 20th century. Shows how genealogical investigations and DNA analysis help Maya Angelou, Bliss Broyard, Don Cheadle, Morgan Freeman, Peter Gomes, Kathleen Henderson, Linda Johnson Rice, Tom Joyner, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Chris Rock, Tina Turner, and Gates himself discover where they come from and who they are.
Sermons : biblical wisdom for daily living by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
A collection of sermons preached in The Memorial Church, Harvard University, by the author, an American Baptist minister.
Beyond our differences ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 575 libraries worldwide
Features interviews with religious leaders and politicians as they are asked what inspires them in these challenging times, as more and more people are turning to religion and spirituality to gain a sense of meaning and understanding with what they are facing.
Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass, an American slave by Frederick Douglass ( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
An autobiographical account by the runaway slave Frederick Douglass that chronicles his experiences with his owners and overseers, and discusses how slavery affected both slaves and slaveholders.
Strength for the journey : biblical wisdom for daily living : a new collection of sermons by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
The minister at Harvard University offers forty sermons addressing such issues as commitment, holiness, and patriotism, and explaining the meaning of the recurring seasons of the church year, from Advent to Pentecost and Trinity.
The books of the Pilgrims by L. D Geller ( Book )
7 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
The good book by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 263 libraries worldwide
Peter Gomes explains how to read the Bible, what is says about humanity's concerns, and its views on women, gays and lesbians, and people of color.
House of worship : sacred spaces in America by Dominique Browning ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
The scandalous Gospel of Jesus [what's so good about the good news by Peter J Gomes ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Addresses key issues in the modern church and explores the dangers of focusing excessively on the Bible, in a spiritual resource that seeks to illuminate what the author believes to be Jesus' original transformative and revolutionary message of hope.
Pentecost 1 by Howard Clark Kee ( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Lent : interpreting the lessons of the church year by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Lent, series C by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Carols from the yard by Harvard University ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Life before death : and other sermons at Harvard, 1998-1999 by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The Pilgrim Society, 1820-1970; an informal commemorative essay by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Yet more Sundays at Harvard : sermons for an academic year, 1996-1997 by Peter J Gomes ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
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