• 30 Days to Becoming a Woman of Prayer Book of Prayers

    By Stormie Omartian

    Stormie Omartian has led thousands to pray―parents, better halves, husbands, girls, adolescents, and children. each one of her bestselling books have spread out the secret of prayer and helped readers procedure God with self belief and event His strength. With transparency and biblical intensity, Stormie now stocks what it ability to turn into a girl of prayer who connects with God in a deep and significant means via each lifestyles situation that offers itself.

    The robust and significant prayers from 30 Days to turning into a lady of Prayer are pulled jointly for readers during this compact booklet, nice for sporting alongside in a handbag, messenger bag, or briefcase. this is often definitely the right prayer spouse for an individual who wants to develop of their dating with God day through day.

    Formerly titled The energy of a Praying® lifestyles booklet of Prayers

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  • From the Garden to the City: The Redeeming and Corrupting Power of Technology

    By John Dyer

    Believers and unbelievers alike are saturated with know-how, but such a lot provide it little if any notion. shoppers purchase and improve as quick as they could, principally ignorant of expertise s sophisticated but robust effect. In a global the place know-how alterations nearly day-by-day, many are left to ask yourself: may still Christians include all that's taking place? Are there a few applied sciences that we have to steer clear of? Does the Bible supply us any assistance on how you can use electronic instruments and social media?

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  • Christian History: An Introduction

    By Alister E. McGrath

    A significant new advent to the worldwide historical past of Christianity, written by way of one of many world’s top theologians and writer of various bestselling textbooks. 

    • Provides a very worldwide evaluation by means of exploring the improvement of Christianity and comparable matters in Asia, Latin the USA and Africa, and never simply concentrating on Western concerns
    • Spanning greater than millennia and mixing parts of theology, heritage, and tradition, it lines the advance of all 3 branches of Christianity – Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox – delivering context to Christianity’s origins and its hyperlinks to Judaism
    • Looks past denominational background at Christianity’s impression on contributors, society, politics, and highbrow concept, in addition to on artwork, structure, and the typical sciences
    • Combines McGrath’s acute old sensibility with ambitious organizational ability, breaking the cloth down into obtainable, self-contained historic periods
    • Offers an obtainable and student-oriented textual content, assuming very little develop theological or historic wisdom at the a part of the reader

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  • Law, Sex, and Christian Society in Medieval Europe

    This huge examine of medieval legislations and sexual behavior explores the foundation and develpment of the Christian church's intercourse legislations and the platforms of trust upon which that legislations rested. concentrating on the Church's personal felony process of canon legislations, James A. Brundage deals a accomplished background of criminal doctrines–covering the millennium from A.D. 500 to 1500–concerning a wide selection of sexual habit, together with marital intercourse, adultery, homosexuality, concubinage, prostitution, masturbation, and incest. His survey makes strikingly transparent how the approach of sexual keep watch over in a global we've half-forgotten has formed the realm within which we are living this present day. The law of marriage and divorce as we all know it this day, including the outlawing of bigamy and polygamy and the imposition of legal sanctions on such actions as sodomy, fellatio, cunnilingus, and bestiality, are all dependent in huge degree upon principles and ideology approximately sexual morality that grew to become legislations in Christian Europe within the heart Ages.

    "Brundage's ebook is constantly realized, significantly invaluable, and often wonderful. it's the most sensible we've at the relationships among theological norms, criminal rules, and sexual practice."—Peter Iver Kaufman, Church History

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  • Encounter With the Self: William Blake’s Illustrations of the Book of Job

    By Edward F. Edinger

    From the author's preface: "There is within the subconscious a transpersonal middle of latent attention. the invention of this middle, which Jung known as the Self (and which empirically can't be special from the God-image), is just like the discovery of extraterrestrial intelligence. guy is not any longer by myself within the psyche and within the cosmos. The vicissitudes of existence tackle new and enlarged that means ... first and foremost, the come upon with the Self is certainly a defeat for the ego; yet with perseverance, gentle is born fromthe darkness. One meets the "Immortal One" who wounds and heals, who casts down and increases up, who makes small and makes huge - in a be aware, the person who makes whole."

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  • Voices of Gnosticism: Interviews with Elaine Pagels, Marvin Meyer, Bart Ehrman, Bruce Chilton and Other Leading Scholars

    By Miguel Conner

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    Synopsis:
    For a number of years, Miguel Conner has engaged the main trendy writers and students on Gnosticism and early Christianity on Aeon Byte Gnostic Radio. those interviews with thirteen major students signify the easiest way to get to grasp historic Gnosticism, the stream that has encouraged Dan Brown, Philip Pullman, Philip okay. Dick and The Matrix videos. learn what the easiest minds need to say in regards to the Gnostic sects, the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Judas, Mary Magdalene, heresy, the origins of Gnosticism, and the unique teachings of Jesus.

    Interviews with:
    Elaine Pagels, Marvin Meyer, Bart Ehrman, Bruce Chilton, Stevan Davies, David Fideler, Birger Pearson, John Turner, Einar Thomassen, Jason BeDuhn, April DeConick, Karen King, Jane Schaberg.

    “Gets on the Gnostics as they have been, now not as many of us this day would favor them to be.”
    Bruce Chilton, writer of how of Jesus and Rabbi Paul

    “Aeon Byte is among the most fun and far-seeing courses on this planet of Webcasting.”
    Richard Smoley, writer of Forbidden religion, The cube video game of Shiva, and internal Christianity

    “A nice aid to all who own an curiosity in and/or devotion to the Gnostic culture. Warmly recommended!”
    Stephan Hoeller, writer of Gnosticism: New mild at the historical culture of internal realizing and Jung and the misplaced Gospels

    “An useful source for these attracted to the historical past and carrying on with relevance of Gnosticism.”
    Sean Martin, writer of The Gnostics: the 1st Christian Heretics, The Cathars, and The Knights Templar

    “Sophia and her aeonic associates might be delighted.”
    Marvin Meyer, writer of The Gospel of Thomas: The Hidden Sayings of Jesus, The Gospels of Mary

    “You are retaining on your fingers a Gnostic gem, a publication that includes the wealthy knowledge of 13 world-renowned students who research Gnosticism and the classical world.”
    April D. DeConick, writer of The 13th Apostle

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  • The Quest of the Historical Jesus

    By Albert Schweitzer

    Groundbreaking research that confirmed the recognition of the famed theologian strains the quest for the ancient individual of Jesus. Schweitzer examines works of greater than fifty 18th- and 19th-century authors and students and concludes that a number of the past historic reconstructions of Christ have been mostly fantasies. The criterion for all next studies.

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  • Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

    By Ben Carson

    Ben Carson, M.D., works clinical miracles. this day, he is essentially the most celebrated neurosurgeons on the earth. In talented arms, he tells of his inspiring odyssey from his adolescence in inner-city Detroit to his place as director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins sanatorium at age 33. Ben Carson is a task version for someone who makes an attempt the possible very unlikely as he's taking you into the working room the place he has stored numerous lives. full of interesting case histories, this is often the dramatic and intimate tale of Ben Carson's fight to overcome the percentages -- and of the religion and genius that make him one of many maximum life-givers of the century.

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