Religion and Theology 2023


Jehoschua Ahrens

With the Torah through the Year

A real-life interpretation of the Parashiot

Date of publication: August 30, 2023
Hardcover | 288 pages
It is the heartbeat of Jewish religious real-world orientation: the Parashiot, the 54 sections of the Torah read by every Jewish community in weekly Shabbat over the course of a year. Rabbi Jehos...

Siegfried Eckert


How your soul can find its home

Date of publication: March 29, 2023
Paperback | 256 pages
Fears and anxieties, unfulfilled needs, and a range of uncertainties about who we actually are or want to be are often significant aspects of our lives. Particularly in times of crisis, these lif...

Christoph Kreitmeir

What Colour Is Death?

A clinic pastoral worker’s experiences with life and death

Date of publication: August 30, 2023
Paperback | 256 pages
As a hospital chaplain, Christoph Kreitmeir has assisted many hundreds of people of all ages when they were confronted with pain, illness, or death. He is familiar with the emotions, concerns, an...

Simone Paganini, Claudia Paganini

Resurrected, right?

The great fact check about the story of Easter

Date of publication: February 15, 2023
Paperback | 208 pages
Do the accounts of Jesus’ resurrection describe a real event? We’re not certain. What we do know is that the stories of the Passion are in stark contrast to what people believed at the time of Je...

Andrea von Treuenfeld

Jewish Now!

Young Jews on living in Germany

Date of publication: April 26, 2023
Hardcover | 256 pages
Most non-Jews in Germany have never – or at least not knowingly – met a Jewish person. Accordingly, in the non-Jewish, majority society, old clichés, generalizations, and stereotypes are still mu...

Harry Albrecht

The Foundations of a New Congregational Culture

How local churches can become radiant

Date of publication: May 24, 2023
Paperback | 192 pages
A Christian congregation should be like a city on a mountain: it cannot remain hidden, and instead should shine and be inviting. To achieve this, a befitting culture based on the appreciation of ...

Matthias Kleiböhmer

Sunday Morning Single

How it is to be the only Christian in the family

Date of publication: April 26, 2023
Paperback | 192 pages
He trusts in God – but she trusts only in what she can verify. How can this work out in the long run? Wouldn’t a successful marriage be somewhat difficult under these circumstances? The (lack of)...

Regina Laudage-Kleeberg

Homeless as Catholic

On the way to a church that is once again a home

Date of publication: March 1, 2023
Paperback | 208 pages
Regina Laudage-Kleeberg is sure that being Catholic does her good – the values, the traditions, the rituals. If only it weren’t for the institution of the Church! This institution seems intent on...

Rainer M. Schießler

Hope – Right Now!

Carried through by courage in all life situations

Date of publication: March 8, 2023
Hardcover | 288 pages
We are now experiencing a time in which it is becoming increasingly difficult to summon courage. Military conflicts, diseases, economic dangers – one gloomy piece of news followed by the next. Bu...

Jürgen Werth

I Want to Have Good Days!

Age-old wisdom for a today and tomorrow filled with hope

Date of publication: July 26, 2023
Hardcover | 192 pages
“There is nothing new under the sun.” – “There is a time for everything.” Through such sayings, the biblical Book of Kohelet is alive for people who have little or nothing to do with the Bible. N...

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