The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song

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A Most Peculiar Book: The Inherent Strangeness of the Bible

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Prey: Immigration, Islam, and the Erosion of Women's Rights

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Learning to Pray: A Guide for Everyone

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Affirming: A Memoir of Faith, Sexuality, and Staying in the Church

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From the Moon I Watched Her

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When She Returned

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