The Imitation Of Christ

Author: Thomas A. Kempis
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486431851
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This classic, second only to the Bible for religious instruction and inspiration, has brought understanding and comfort to millions for centuries. Written in a candid and conversational style, the topics include liberation from worldly inclinations, preparation and consolations of prayer, and the place of eucharistic communion in a devout life.

The Imitation Of Christ

Author: Thomas à Kempis
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486111369
Size: 79.24 MB
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This religious classic has brought understanding and comfort to millions for centuries. Written in a candid and conversational style, the topics include liberation from worldly inclinations, preparation and consolations of prayer, and eucharistic communion.

Medieval Literature A Basic Anthology

Author: Inc. Dover Publications
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
ISBN: 0486813428
Size: 19.58 MB
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Excerpts include stories from Canterbury Tales and The Decameron as well as works by St. Augustine, Boethius, Marie de France, and others; plus selections from such anonymous works as Beowulf and Everyman.

Evolution And Holiness

Author: Matthew Nelson Hill
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830839070
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New research in evolutionary biology shows that human beings have behavioral traits directly linked to genetics. Christian ethics is coming to terms with what this means for free will and human goodness. Matthew Hill examines these questions and argues that Wesley developed a social ethics that anticipated current developments.

The Lies We Believe

Author: Dr. Chris Thurman
Publisher: Thomas Nelson
ISBN: 0785226346
Size: 74.33 MB
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In a world that is veering dangerously off course from what it calls “truth” comes a classic work that unmasks the lies we unwittingly believe, lies that destroy us and ultimately damage our emotional health, relationships, and spiritual life. In this completely revised and updated edition, psychologist Dr. Chris Thurman guides the reader through the lies we believe about ourselves, relationships, life, men, women, and, most important, God. He then unpacks the twelve essential truths for emotional health and the truth about God—the ultimate source of Truth. This easy-to-follow guide to renewing the mind helps identify problem areas and the midcourse correction needed in how we view ourselves and our world. With discussion questions and biblical support, this timeless classic is required reading to help develop the mind of Christ and be able to experience the abundant life.

A Little Book For New Bible Scholars

Author: Ernest Randolph Richards
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830883053
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Many young Bible scholars are passionate for the Scriptures. But is passion enough?A Little Book for New Bible Scholars

Ted Hughes Art Of Healing

Author: Daniel Xerri
Publisher: Academica PressLlc
ISBN:
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A monograph on the leading 20th-century poet's conception of poetry as a healing device evaluates the relevant qualities of such works as Cave Birds and River while discussing such topics as Hughes' relations with the Movement poets and his contributions as a cultural critic.

One Hundred Great Catholic Books

Author: Donald Brophy
Publisher: Bluebridge
ISBN:
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Thoughtful and succinct, this collection features one hundred classics of Catholic literature past and present, ranging from biography, spirituality, and history to poetry, mystical writings, and fiction. Written for readers of every faith or none, each of the entries introduces one of the hundred great books in its historic context, with information about the author, and gives a clear and focused summary of its content.

A Narrative Of Events

Author: James Williams
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486800679
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This 1837 memoir proved an effective tool for abolitionists. One of the few autobiographies by a Caribbean slave, it recounts the horrors of the apprenticeship system that replaced the British slave trade.