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The Unforgettable Tree

Ken Klein · Riverrun LLC
Pages: 227
Format: Paperback

Tradition is the enemy of truth. This is the central thesis of The Unforgettable Tree. Ken Klein has pieced together, after a lifetime of biblical study, is the literal truth behind the crucifixion--the where, the how, and trhe why of the most important event in Christian history. Walk...
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The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion

Jonathan Haidt · Pantheon; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Why can't our political leaders work together as threats loom and problems mount? Why do people so readily assume the worst about the motives of their fellow citizens? In The Righteous Mind, social psychologist Jonathan Haidt explores the origins of our divisions and points the way forward...
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Truth about Muhammad: The Founder of the World's Most Intolerant Religion

Robert Spencer · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Muhammad: a frank look at his influential (and violent) life and teachingsIn The Truth about Muhammad, New York Times bestselling author and Islam expert Robert Spencer offers an honest and telling portrait of the founder of Islam-perhaps the first such portrait in half a century-unbounded...
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Paul Behaving Badly: Was the Apostle a Racist, Chauvinist Jerk?

E Randolph Richards · InterVarsity Press
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

The apostle Paul was kind of a jerk. He was arrogant and stubborn. He called his opponents derogatory, racist names. He legitimized slavery and silenced women. He was a moralistic, homophobic killjoy who imposed his narrow religious views on others. Or was he? Randolph Richards and Brandon...
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The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts

Joshua Hammer · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

To save precious centuries-old Arabic texts from Al Qaeda, a band of librarians in Timbuktu pulls off a brazen heist worthy of Ocean's Eleven.In the 1980s, a young adventurer and collector for a government library, Abdel Kader Haidara, journeyed across the Sahara Desert and along the Niger...
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All Our Waves Are Water: Stumbling Toward Enlightenment and the Perfect Ride

Jaimal Yogis · Harper Wave
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

In this meditative memoir - a compelling fusion of Barbarian Days and the journals of Thomas Merton - the author of Saltwater Buddha reflects on his "failing toward enlightenment," his continued search to find meaning and a greater understanding of grace in the world's oceans...
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God and the Afterlife

Jeffrey Long · Harperone
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Based on the largest near-death experience study in history, involving 3,000 people from diverse backgrounds and religious traditions, including nonbelievers, God and the Afterlife presents startling evidence that a Supreme Being exists - and there is amazing consistency about what he is like.In...
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Practical Meditation: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide

DK. · DK
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Learn on-the-go meditation techniques to improve your concentration and memory and enhance your self-esteem, using this unique visual guide.Follow the clear, step-by-step instructions anytime, anywhere--at home, on the beach, or on a business trip. Practice meditations sitting on a simple,...
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Can't See the Wood for the Trees?: Landscaping Your Life to Get Back on Track

Alison Smith · Findhorn Press
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

A guide to using the metaphorical language of a "stuck" situation to discover the solution * Shares an easy, fun process of exploring well-known sayings as a means to identify new solutions and get unstuck in life and work * Explains how to bring clarity to a problem, highlight...
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7 Lessons from Heaven: How Dying Taught Me to Live a Joy-Filled Life

MARY C M D NEAL · Convergent Books
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

In this inspired follow-up to her million-selling To Heaven and Back, Dr. Mary Neal shares untold stories about her encounters with Jesus and powerful insights about how the reality of heaven can make each day magnificent. Dr. Mary Neal's unforgettable account of a 1999 kayaking accident...
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Prayers and Devotions: 365 Daily Meditations; from John Paul II

John Paul, Pope · Viking Adult
Pages: 466
Format: Hardcover

This is a treasury of selected passages from the addresses and writings of Pope John Paul II. This devotional offers the modern reader, engaged with various daily tasks, the opportunity to know and enter into the heart and mind of the leader of the Catholic Church. His concerns, as expressed...
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Why does God let bad things Happen?

Kenneth Edward Barnes · Independently published
Pages: 132
Format: Paperback

Why are there famines, diseases, earthquakes, fires, crime, war, death and human suffering? Doesn't God care? If so, then why does He allow it to continue? Is there even an answer? There is, and I will answer it. God gives us the answer and it is in the Holy Bible, you just know where...
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Aging for Beginners

Ezra Bayda · Wisdom Publications
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

We all grow old. This book teaches us how to take advantage of a new phase of life: a phase of renewal and inner exploration.We're all beginners when it comes to aging. And although the fact that we are in new territory can certainly contribute to the difficulties in dealing with getting...
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God Is a Question, Not an Answer: Finding Common Ground in Our Uncertainty

WILLIAM IRWIN · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Uncertainty is the essence of the human condition, and nothing is more uncertain than God. Yet passions run hot when it comes to God, both among believers and non-believers. God Is a Question, Not an Answer aims to unsettle readers on both sides of the issue. The book argues that since...
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