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Scars: Essays, Poems and Meditations on Affliction

Paul Murray · Bloomsbury
Pages: 187
Format: Paperback

Paul Murray is not only an academic, a preacher and published poet, he is also a superb pastor. During his ministry, he has dealt with some extraordinary people - not least a South African who was convicted of murder and hanged under Apartheid. Drawing on this remarkable experience, the reader...
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The Creed: Professing the Faith Through the Ages

Scott W. Hahn · Darton,Longman & Todd Ltd
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Why were the early Christians willing to die to protect a single iota of the creed? Why have the Judeans, Romans, and Persians among others seen the Christian creed as a threat to the establishment social order? In The Creed: Professing the Faith Through the Ages, bestselling author Dr. Scott...
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The Super Natural: A New Vision of the Unexplained

Whitley Strieber · Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin
Pages: 365
Format: Print book

Two of today's maverick authors on anomalous experience present a perception-altering and intellectually thrilling analysis of why the paranormal is real, but radically different from what is conventionally understood.Whitley Strieber (Communion) and Jeffrey J. Kripal (J. Newton Rayzor...
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America's Most Haunted Hotels: Checking In with Uninvited Guests

Jamie Davis Whitmer · Llewellyn Worldwide
Pages: 264
Format: Print book

Journey into the mysterious world of haunted hotels, where uninvited guests roam the lavish halls, phantom sounds ring throughout the rooms, and chills run along the spine of anyone who dares to check in for a night. Join Jamie Davis Whitmer, author of Haunted Asylums, Prisons, and Sanatoriums,...
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Looking for Lovely: Collecting the Moments that Matter

Annie F Downs · B & H Books
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

"I want you to take every step of your life with excitement for where you are headed. And I want you to feel beautiful and confident as you do." But how? When the enemy whispers lies that we are not smart enough, pretty enough, or rich enough? Or are you too dumb, too loud, too quiet,...
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Finding the Blue Sky: A Mindful Approach to Choosing Happiness Here and Now

Joseph Emet · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

In this beautifully crafted book, Joseph Emet explores the intersection between one of the hottest field of study in the realm of personal growth - Positive Psychology - and the ancient wisdom of Buddhism Positive Psychology - with its focus not on mental "disease," but rather...
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Oneida: From Free Love Utopia to the Well-Set Table

Ellen Wayland-Smith · Picador
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

A fascinating and unusual chapter in American history about a religious community that held radical notions of equality, sex, and religion---only to transform itself, at the beginning of the twentieth century, into a successful silverware company and a model of buttoned-down corporate propriety.In...
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Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis

Annie Jacobsen · Little
Pages: 528
Format: Print book

The definitive history of the military's decades-long investigation into mental powers and phenomena, from the author of Pulitzer Prize finalist The Pentagon's Brain and international bestseller Area 51.
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The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State

Graeme Wood · Random House
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

The author of the explosive Atlantic cover story "What ISIS Really Wants" has written the definitive, electrifying account of the strategy, psychology, and theology driving the Islamic StateTens of thousands of men and women have left comfortable, privileged lives to join the Islamic...
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The Book of Common Prayer

Episcopal Church · Good Books
Pages: 914
Format: Print book

For more than 460 years, The Book of Common Prayer has been a treasured resource for those of the Episcopal faith, which today has nearly two million members in the United States. Within its pages, countless many have found guidance, strength, and hope. One of the major works of English...
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Path of the Prophets: The Ethics-Driven Life

Barry L. Schwartz · The Jewish Publication Society
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

Illuminating the ethical legacy of the biblical prophets, Path of the Prophets identifies the prophetic moment in the lives of eighteen biblical figures and demonstrates their compelling relevance to us today. While the Bible almost exclusively names men as prophets, Rabbi Barry L. Schwartz...
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Generous Spaciousness: Responding to Gay Christians in the Church

Wendy VanderWal-Gritter · Brazos Press, a division of Baker Publishing Group,
Pages: 281
Format: Paperback

Focusing on the church's engagement with gay and lesbian Christians, this book invites readers into a gracious conversation regarding human sexuality.
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Forensic Faith: A Homicide Detective Makes the Case for a More Reasonable, Evidential Christian Faith

J Warner Wallace · David C. Cook
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Forensic Faith will help readers: * understand why they have a duty to defend the truth * develop a training strategy to master the evidence for Christianity * learn how to employ the techniques of a detective to discover new insights from God's Word * become better communicators by learning...
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The Broken and the Whole: Discovering Joy after Heartbreak

Charles S. Sherman · Scribner
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

A wise, uplifting memoir about a rabbi's search for understanding and his discovery of hope and joy after his young son suffered acatastrophic brain-stem stroke that left him a quadriplegic and dependent on a ventilator for each breath As a young, ambitious rabbi at one of New York's...
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Yoga and the Path of the Urban Mystic: 4th Edition

Darren John Main · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 229
Format: Paperback

For modern yogis feeling challenged in our efforts to remain deeply spiritual, contemplative, and centered amid the stresses and complications of urban life, this book serves as both inspiration and guide. Darren Main's fresh, down-to-earth approach to the time-tested practice and philosophy...
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