Press "Enter" to skip to content

Category: Christianity

Download E-books The Marks of Cain: A Novel PDF

By Tom Knox

A exciting and startling novel from the writer of the foreign bestseller The Genesis Secret

while David Martinez, a tender legal professional, gets an old map from his loss of life grandfather, the mysteries of his prior start to open up ahead of him. The map leads David into the center of the harmful Basque mountains, the place a genetic curse lies buried and a daunting mystery in regards to the Western world's earlier is hidden.

in the meantime, London journalist Simon Quinn can have came across his massive holiday. A filthy rich, aged girl has been murdered within the such a lot bad model, and one other murder quickly follows. either sufferers got here from villages within the Basque zone, either have been interred at a top-secret Nazi camp, either were silenced for what they find out about the experiments carried out at the Basques, the Jews, and a dwindling mystical tribe of pre-Caucasian locals known as Cagots.

From the North Sea islands to the Arizona wilderness, from the graveyards of the Basque geographical region to the guts of colonial Africa, Martinez's and Quinn's quests intersect to bare the surprising roots of racial persecution, human violence, and conflict.

The Genesis Secret-already in its fourth hardcover printing and showing on a number of bestseller lists-immediately confirmed Tom Knox as a searing, outstanding new voice in advertisement fiction. The Marks of Cain dares to elevate the bar even greater and delivers to be a good better good fortune.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Marks of Cain: A Novel PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books The Everything History Of The Bible Book: From Divine Inspiration to Modern-Day Discoveries--a Complete Reference (Everything®) PDF

By Jeffery Donley

Interpretations of the Bible abound . . . so what in case you think? What’s the true tale in the back of the e-book that’s offered extra copies than the other book in historical past? Is the Bible a competent old record . . . or simply the best tale ever told?

Written by means of acclaimed Bible historian Jeffery Donley, The every little thing heritage of the Bible Book solutions those questions and more.

A one-stop source for every thing you want to find out about the reality at the back of the Bible, this interesting ebook addresses the next issues:

  • The reliability of divine inspiration
  • The forgotten gospels and their omission from the Bible
  • Existence of documented old aid for Biblical events
  • Accepted, disputed, and fully rejected Testaments
  • De-coding Da Vinci
  • The Shroud of Turin
  • And a lot, a lot more!

With The every thing heritage of the Bible Book as your advisor, you’ll research all in regards to the legends, myths, and old occasions that encouraged the Bible. You’ll come to appreciate its striking influence at the previous, the current, and the way forward for mankind. most crucial, you’ll discover what it may possibly suggest to you - and your world.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Everything History Of The Bible Book: From Divine Inspiration to Modern-Day Discoveries--a Complete Reference (Everything®) PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary PDF

Within the pages of the Bible, we come to grasp God via Jesus Christ. therefore the significance of the Bible for our religious formation can't be overstated. If we're sincere, notwithstanding, the Bible isn't really continuously effortless to appreciate. for instance, the locations named within the Bible can look unusual, and the variety of humans pointed out is almost countless.

This complete dictionary intends to aid humans learn the Bible with elevated figuring out and self belief. It comprises articles on significant subject matters in addition to areas and folks, no matter if they only look in one verse within the Bible. Its articles conceal theological subject matters, biblical phrases, biblical imagery, and old themes. This A to Z dictionary comprises extra than

•1,700 full-color pages
•400 colour illustrations, maps, and photos
•5,000 articles via top evangelical scholars

The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary is an informative, colourful, and easy-to-understand source that may be an quintessential reference to your personal own learn or in practise for educating.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Baker Illustrated Bible Dictionary PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Eros enchainé : Les chrétiens, la famille et le genre PDF

By André Paul

Remark los angeles « faith d Amour » en est-elle venue, presque dès les origines et de manière très profonde, à devenir l ennemie de los angeles chair, et le vecteur de l. a. morale sexuelle et familiale que l on sait ?

André Paul nous invite à chercher avec lui ce qui a « déraillé » dans les assets culturelles du christianisme : tout begin avec l interprétation restrictive, par le philosophe juif Philon d Alexandrie, de los angeles pensée grecque classique, et particulièrement de Platon. Eliminant le mythe de l androgyne, et privilégiant l idée d une création en deux temps (la femme étant seconde par rapport à l homme), ce maitre du judaïsme hellénistique fonde véritablement (via Clément d Alexandrie) los angeles morale sexuelle chrétienne. Celle-ci n a plus rien à voir avec les paroles et les actes de Jésus de Nazareth, tels que rapportés par les évangiles.

De ce parcours historique passionnant jaillissent d étonnantes lumières pour notre temps, nous permettant de saisir autrement les questions si délicates de los angeles valeur du mariage, de l. a. relativité de l. a. proposal de famille, de l homologation anthropologique de l homosexualité et de los angeles théorie du style.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Eros enchainé : Les chrétiens, la famille et le genre PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Essential Gnostic Scriptures PDF

By Willis Barnstone

The folk we’ve come to name gnostics have been passionate advocates of the view that salvation comes via wisdom and private adventure, and their ardour shines via within the outstanding physique of writings they produced over a interval of greater than a millennium and a part. Willis Barnstone and Marvin Meyer have created a translation that brings the gnostic voices to us from around the centuries with notable energy and beauty—beginning with texts from the earliest years of Christianity—including fabric from the Nag Hammadi library—and carrying on with the entire manner as much as expressions of gnostic knowledge came upon inside of Islam and within the Cathar flow of the center a while. The twenty-one texts incorporated right here function a compact advent to Gnosticism and its important ideas—and additionally they supply an entrée to the pleasures of gnostic literature mostly, representing, as they do, the best masterpieces of that culture.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Essential Gnostic Scriptures PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Longing for Paris: One Woman's Search for Joy, Beauty, and Adventure-Right Where She Is PDF

By Sarah Mae

For an individual who has ever daydreamed of one other lifestyles . . .

Most days, you would not alternate what you've for the realm. you're keen on your husband and your children, and also you are thankful to God in your existence. yet there are days should you think as if existence is rolling over you in waves and also you are only facing the motions. you end up aching for whatever extra, whatever that's calling to depths of who you're, perhaps for anything you cannot even name.

For Sarah Mae, it was once Paris, a spot that's recognized for breathtaking attractiveness, inspiring paintings, and beautiful nutrients. yet as she searched her middle, she came across there has been extra to her longings than she anticipated.

Join Sarah Mae in Longing for Paris, a soul-searching, light-filled trip for the girl who is familiar with she cannot uproot her existence to find herself and her longings, yet who desperately desires to discover them so she will get unstuck and select a lifestyles that's choked with attractiveness, event, and deep pleasure . . . correct the place she is.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Longing for Paris: One Woman's Search for Joy, Beauty, and Adventure-Right Where She Is PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books God's Inspirational Promises PDF

By Max Lucado

Wherever you're in lifestyles, anyplace you're on the earth, God’s grants remind you that he's regularly near.

God desires us to grasp he's in the middle of anyplace we're, no matter what we’re doing. And He does this by way of talking on to us via His be aware. The Bible was once written to every of our wishes, our hopes, and our desires.

With over 1.2 million copies offered, God’s Inspirational Promises is a vintage vendor now with a brand-new, up-to-date glance. The compilation of verses converse particularly to subject matters all of us relate to: residing in a misplaced international, powerful own relationships, knowledge, tips, fear, grace, and plenty of extra. Heartwarming writings from Max’s bestselling works accompany every one collection of Scripture.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books God's Inspirational Promises PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Early Christianity in Contexts: An Exploration across Cultures and Continents PDF

This significant paintings attracts on present archaeological and textual study to track the unfold of Christianity within the first millennium. William Tabbernee, an across the world popular student of the heritage of Christianity, has assembled a crew of specialist historians to survey the varied types of early Christianity because it unfold throughout centuries, cultures, and continents.

Organized in keeping with geographical components of the overdue old international, this ebook examines what a variety of areas appeared like ahead of and after the advent of Christianity. How and while used to be Christianity (or a brand new shape or expression of it) brought into the zone? How have been Christian existence and concept formed via the particularities of the neighborhood atmosphere? and the way did Christianity in flip impact or reshape the neighborhood tradition? The book's cautious recognition to neighborhood realities provides intensity and concreteness to scholars' figuring out of early Christianity, whereas its huge sweep introduces them to first-millennium precursors of present day variegated, globalized faith. various images, sidebars, and maps are incorporated.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Early Christianity in Contexts: An Exploration across Cultures and Continents PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books Holman Guide to Interpreting the Bible: Your Journey Begins Here PDF

By David S. Dockery

David Dockery and George Guthrie set forth the fundamentals of examining, making use of, and speaking the notice of God in educating and preaching. the center of the publication is a mentoring consultation with Dockery and Guthrie. It’s as though they're on the desk with you displaying you the stairs to interpretation, utilising it to Philippians 2:5-11. they've got summarized the stairs to interpretation in a chart that would be priceless each time you organize a lesson or sermon. And, you can find valuable workbook positive aspects for fingers on experience

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books Holman Guide to Interpreting the Bible: Your Journey Begins Here PDF

Comments closed

Download E-books The Cities That Built the Bible PDF

By Robert Cargill

For many, the names Bethlehem, Babylon, and Jerusalem are often called the environment for epic tales from the Bible that includes rustic mangers, hovering towers, and wood crosses. What frequently will get ignored is that those towns are excess of simply the atmosphere for the Bible and its characters—they have been instrumental to the construction of the Bible as we all know it today.

Robert Cargill, Assistant Professor of Classics and non secular experiences on the collage of Iowa, is an archeologist, Bible pupil, and host of various tv documentaries, comparable to the historical past Channel sequence Bible secrets and techniques Revealed. Taking us behind-the-scenes of the Bible, Cargill blends archaeology, biblical heritage, and private trip as he explores those towns and their position within the construction of the Bible. He unearths astonishing evidence corresponding to what the Bible says in regards to the beginning of Jesus and the way Mary’s Virgin beginning triggered difficulties for the early church. We’ll additionally see how the God of the previous testomony used to be stimulated via different deities, that there have been various non-biblical books written approximately Moses, Jacob, and Jesus in antiquity, and the way way more books have been skipped over of the Bible than have been allow in in the course of the messy, political canonization process.

The towns That equipped the Bible is a powerful travel via fourteen towns: the Phoenicia towns of Tyre, Sidon, and Byblos, Ugarit, Nineveh, Babylon, Megiddo, Athens, Alexandria, Jerusalem, Qumran, Bethlehem, Nazareth, and Rome. alongside the way in which, Cargill comprises photographs of artifacts, dig websites, ruins, and relics, taking readers on a far-reaching trip from the Grotto of the Nativity to the battlegrounds of Megiddo, from the towering Acropolis of Athens to the caves in Qumran the place the useless Sea Scrolls have been discovered.

An fascinating event via time, The towns That outfitted the Bible is a clean, attention-grabbing exploration that sheds new mild at the Bible.

Show description

Continue reading Download E-books The Cities That Built the Bible PDF

Comments closed