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The nones  by Ryan P. Burge

The nones

Ryan P. Burge

"In The Nones: Where They Came From, Who They Are, and Where They Are Going, Second Edition, Ryan P. Burge details a comprehensive picture of an increasingly significant group--Americans who say they have no religious affiliation. The growth of the nones in...

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Journey in Christian apologetics and philosophy  by Andrew F. Smith

Journey in Christian apologetics and philosophy

Andrew F. Smith

"Searching for practical ways to confront the most profound issues in the Church today? Is faith “the size of a mustard seed” enough for an enquiring Christian mind? Why are Christians of all ages – but especially young adults – turning away from God? Andrew...

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Living with the Himalayan masters  by Swami Rama

Living with the Himalayan masters

Swami Rama

"In this inspirational collection of stories Swami Rama relates his experiences with the great teachers who guided his life, including Tagore, Mahatma Gandhi, Sri Aurobindo, and Ramana Maharshi. Living with the Himalayan Masters documents Swami Rama's...

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The marriage of spirit  by Leslie Temple-Thurston

The marriage of spirit

Leslie Temple-Thurston

"The Marriage of Spirit is a handbook for spiritual awakening. It directly addresses how we can experience divine presence in our lives and offers simple, powerful exercises for creating balance and harmony. Based in the ancient teachings of the reconciliation...

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The ways of the lord  by Saint Hildegard

The ways of the lord

Saint Hildegard

"Hildegard of Bingen was a woman ahead of her time whose curiosity knew no bounds. A rare female voice in the Church, Hildegard wrote prolifically on religious subjects while practicing medicine, writing plays, composing music, and founding two nunneries. Her...

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Losing a kingdom, gaining the world  by Ambrogio A. Caiani

Losing a kingdom, gaining the world

Ambrogio A. Caiani

"An ambitious, authoritative history of the Roman Catholic Church in the modern age. Despite its many crises, especially in Western Europe, there are still 1.2 billion Catholics in the world and the Church remains a powerful, controversial and defiantly...

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The wisdom of compassion  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

The wisdom of compassion

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"The Wisdom of Compassion offers rare insights into the Dalai Lama’s life as he interacts with remarkable people from all walks of life. In these deeply engaging behind-the-scenes stories we see not only the Dalai Lama at his most human, and most humane, but...

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Be brave  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

Be brave

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"Simple and accessible wisdom from His Holiness the Dalai Lama on how we are human, how we are not alone, and how we must help each other. His Holiness the Dalai Lama is calling upon us to be brave—to have the courage to step up to the recognition that we are...

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The path to spiritual advancement  by David R. Hawkins

The path to spiritual advancement

David R. Hawkins

"From the best-selling author and pioneer in the field of consciousness research, David R. Hawkins, M.D., Ph.D., comes the first in a series of six books on finding the way to God. Dr. David R. Hawkins always wanted to add further detail to his best-selling...

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The art of happiness  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

The art of happiness

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"In this book, the authors discuss finding happiness, sharing happiness, overcoming emotional obstacles, and the influence of positive psychology. The authors examine facets of everyday life, including relationships, loss, and the pursuit of wealth, to...

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Be here  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

Be here

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"Be Here includes discussions of the Buddhist concepts of attachment, emptiness, compassion, love, and resentment and how our sense of the past and the future affect our ability to be in the present. Many Buddhist practices and meditations focus on “being in...

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Be angry  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

Be angry

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"Simple and accessible wisdom from His Holiness the Dalai Lama on how to use compassionate anger for social transformation. In the real world, exploitation exists. In the real world, there is a huge and unjust gap between rich and poor. The question, from a...

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Jannah  by Omar Suleiman

Jannah

Omar Suleiman

"Whatever our situation may be in this life, a life of struggle or comfort, our inevitable fate is the same as the life of this world is temporary. O believer, this world is not meant to be your paradise, but knowing that Paradise awaits, makes this journey so...

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The Devil's best trick  by Randall Sullivan

The Devil's best trick

Randall Sullivan

"Part true crime story, part religious and literary history, an investigation into the nature of evil and the figure of the Devil by acclaimed journalist Randall Sullivan. How we explain the evils of the world-and the darkest parts of ourselves-has preoccupied...

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Switch on your brain  by Caroline Leaf

Switch on your brain

Caroline Leaf

"The author offers a Christianity-based prescription for better health and wholeness through correct thinking patterns, declaring that we are not victims of our biology and sharing with readers the "switch" in our brains that enables us to live happier,...

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Gaining by losing  by J. D. Greear

Gaining by losing

J. D. Greear

"People are leaving the church J.D. Greear pastors. Big givers. Key volunteers. Some of his best leaders and friends. And that's exactly how he wants it to be. When Jesus gave his disciples the Great Commission, he revealed that the key for reaching the world...

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Unconventional women  by Sarah Gilbert

Unconventional women

Sarah Gilbert

"In the 1950s and 60s, six young women left their families to join a strictly enclosed order of nuns in Melbourne. They could leave the convent only for medical appointments and rarely received visitors, who they would meet from behind a partition built into...

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A good life  by Pope Francis

A good life

Pope Francis

"You are important. You are unique. You are a wonder of creation! This is Pope Francis' message to you today. It is the departure point for your birth or rebirth, whatever form that may take; it is the glowing centre that sustains life, whatever your age. You...

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Beauty is your destiny  by Philip Graham Ryken

Beauty is your destiny

Philip Graham Ryken

"This book is an introduction to the theology and practice of beauty. It presents beauty as a unique lens for exploring personal identity, flourishing relationships, and social transformations. It presents the various aspects of beauty, using the theme to...

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The gospel of the beloved companion  by Jehanne De Quillan

The gospel of the beloved companion

Jehanne De Quillan

"This is the translation of a previously unpublished first-century gospel of the same name. Originally written in Alexandrian Greek, and brought from Egypt to the Languedoc during the early to middle part of the first century, this manuscript has been...

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Plans for your good  by Scott Morrison

Plans for your good

Scott Morrison

"Scott Morrison, Australia's 30th Prime Minister (2018-2022), offers a unique insider's account of a Christian who was open about his faith and operated at the top level of politics for more than a decade. During one of the toughest periods since the second...

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Motherhood without all the rules  by Maggie Combs

Motherhood without all the rules

Maggie Combs

"Any mom who has tried to create a godly home for her family knows it doesn't happen automatically. Through books, blogs, and Instagram accounts, culture asserts that good moms must follow certain standards and abide by certain rules if she want what's best...

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Zoroastrianism  by Jenny Rose

Zoroastrianism

Jenny Rose

"Zoroastrianism is one of the world's great ancient religions. In present-day Iran significant communities of Zoroastrians (who take their name from the founder of the faith, the remarkable religious reformer Zoroaster, or--in the old Avestan...

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Meeting Muhammad  by Omar Suleiman

Meeting Muhammad

Omar Suleiman

""My eyes have never seen anything better than you. No woman has ever given birth to anyone as beautiful as you. You were created free from all flaws. As if you were created exactly as you wished. Hassan Ibn Thabit (RA) Allah has never sent a Prophet except...

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The farewelling of a home  by Jane Simpson

The farewelling of a home

Jane Simpson

"The Farewelling of a Home is a liturgy, a service for people leaving their homes for the last time; a family home of many years, a home damaged or destroyed in a natural disaster. There are laments for a range of contexts, including moving into a retirement...

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Don't give up just yet  by Nick Connolly

Don't give up just yet

Nick Connolly

"When it rains in life--it pours. With each wave of resistance in life, it can be so tempting to simply give up. To quit the difficult calling. To leave the meaningful relationship. To walk away from the dreams God placed on your heart. If this is where you...

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Can we believe it?  by G. A. F. (George Arthur Frederick) Seber

Can we believe it?

G. A. F. (George Arthur Frederick) ...

"Many people today believe that Christianity will not stand up to a scientific or intellectual investigation, and that science has all the answers. Such an attitude shows an ignorance of the wealth of available philosophical arguments and scientific...

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How to talk with God  by Joyce Meyer

How to talk with God

Joyce Meyer

"Prayer transforms lives every day. But for those who pray, how many truly understand its power? In How to Talk With God, a compact digest derived from The Power of Simple Prayer, Joyce Meyer explains the keys to unanswered prayers, the hindrances to prayer's...

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Dis-obedient women  by Sarah Stankorb

Dis-obedient women

Sarah Stankorb

"A generation of American Christian girls was taught submitting to men is God's will. They should not question the men in their families or their pastors. They were told to remain sexually pure and trained to feel shame if a man was tempted. Some of these...

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Cults  by Jamie (Writer on conspiracy theories) King

Cults

Jamie (Writer on conspiracy theories)...

"Delve into the dark world of cults this gripping true crime compendium, that exposes the chilling realities of notorious cults, exploring their origins, beliefs, and the unimaginable horrors they inflict. Belief system or brainwashing? Captivated or captive?...

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The work of the chaplain  by Naomi K. Paget

The work of the chaplain

Naomi K. Paget

"Feeling led to a ministry outside the wails of the church? Uncover the historical and biblical foundations for chaplaincy, and then explore universal chaplaincy issues of accountability, privacy, personal ethics, spiritual assessment, and self-care. The Work...

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The little book of Buddhism  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

The little book of Buddhism

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"This jewel of a book offers the core teachings on Buddhism applicable in daily life from His Holiness the Dalai Lama. This is a classic timeless collection of advice and teachings about the importance of love and compassion, individual responsibility and...

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The little book of wisdom  by Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mtsho

The little book of wisdom

Dalai Lama XIV Bstan-'dzin-rgya-mts...

"Happiness lies within you. His Holiness the Dalai Lama has captured the attention and admiration of the world through his wisdom. This jewel of a book offers some of his most helpful insights on daily living, compassion and inner peace. A timeless collection...

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If you don't fight then you don't win  by Hope Carpenter

If you don't fight then you don't win

Hope Carpenter

"Do you feel like you can never get ahead? Maybe you feel like you can barely keep your head above water. For whatever reason you are dissatisfied with life, pastor and author Hope Carpenter has a word for you. God created you to win, and if you're not living...

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Christ in the Psalms  by Patrick Henry Reardon

Christ in the Psalms

Patrick Henry Reardon

"Christ in the Psalms takes the reader on a thought-provoking and enlightening pilgrimage through this beloved prayer book of the Church. Lively and highly devotional, this book holds a wealth of insight into the beloved Scriptures, the world of the Early...

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The flowering wand  by Sophie Strand

The flowering wand

Sophie Strand

"Reveals the restorative fungi archetype of Osiris, the Orphic mysteries as an underground mycelium linking forests and people, how Dionysus teaches us about invasive species and playful sexuality, and the ecology of Jesus as depicted in his nature-focused...

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On extinction  by Ben (Research Fellow) Ware

On extinction

Ben (Research Fellow) Ware

"On Extinction takes us on a breathtaking philosophical journey through desperate territory. As we face 'the end of all things', Ben Ware argues we must face our apocalyptic future without flinching. In fact, extinction is the very lens through which we should...

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Fully alive  by Elizabeth Oldfield

Fully alive

Elizabeth Oldfield

"Scholar and popular podcaster Elizabeth Oldfield shows why, in a world stripped of both forgiveness and responsibility but heavy on judgment, she still finds the concept of sin liberating-and how, to her surprise, she keeps finding the Christian faith a...

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Women of the Church  by Bronwen McShea

Women of the Church

Bronwen McShea

"While many Catholics are aware of great female saints such as Catherine of Siena and Thérèse of Lisieux, a view persists that, over the centuries, women played a limited role in the development of Catholic traditions and institutions. In this innovative...

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How to know God exists  by Josh McDowell

How to know God exists

Josh McDowell

"Three questions are etched into everyone's subconscious: Who am I? Why am I here? Where am I going? Josh McDowell and Thomas Williams team up to show why nothing short of God answers these questions. But the problem is that in today's secularized culture, God...

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Jesus, contradicted  by Mike Licona

Jesus, contradicted

Mike Licona

"The differences and discrepancies in the Gospels constitute the foremost objections to their reliability and the credibility of their message. Some have tried to resolve Gospels contradictions with strained harmonization efforts. Many others conclude that the...

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Destructive emotions  by Daniel Goleman

Destructive emotions

Daniel Goleman

"Why do seemingly rational, intelligent people commit acts of cruelty and violence? What are the root causes of destructive behavior? How can we control the emotions that drive these impulses? Can we learn to live at peace with ourselves and others? Imagine...

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Discovering Daniel  by Amir Tsarfati

Discovering Daniel

Amir Tsarfati

"Bestselling author Amir Tsarfati illuminates how Daniel's prophecies-and his unwavering faith in a contentious culture-provide vital insights for living out these last days with hope and wisdom. You will learn how 2,500 years of future history unfolded...

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Confidence  by Ethan Nichtern

Confidence

Ethan Nichtern

"In today’s culture of polarization and constant change, how do we find the confidence to navigate challenges? Is now really the time for meditation, for looking inward? What do we do with mindfulness? Meditation teacher Ethan Nichtern tackles these questions,...

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It's okay not to look for the meaning of life  by Jikisai Minami

It's okay not to look for the meaning of life

Jikisai Minami

"Free Yourself from Stress with Simple, No-Nonsense Advice from a Zen Monk! Zen monk Jikisai Minami takes the things we are supposed to strive for and turns them on their head. The 35 short, thought-provoking essays in this book are divided into four chapters...

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Choose better  by T. David Gordon

Choose better

T. David Gordon

"When trying to make good choices, how do we know what is best? Historically, Christians have emphasized five different ways of making ethical decisions. Gordon explains the strengths and weaknesses of each"--Publisher's description.

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Travels through Middle Earth  by Alaric Albertsson

Travels through Middle Earth

Alaric Albertsson

"Alaric Albertsson's Travels Through Middle Earth: The Path of a Saxon Pagan is a beautifully written book that tells the reader how to incorporate these old pagan beliefs into modern magical practice. The book itself serves as a bridge to the past -...

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Upon waking  by Jackie Hill Perry

Upon waking

Jackie Hill Perry

"What do you wake up to each day? What do you discover once your eyes have opened and you put your feet to the floor? A mountain of notifications? An endless feed of headlines that make you angry? A flood of tasks that you can't possibly get done in the next...

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Santeria  by Clara Robinson

Santeria

Clara Robinson

"For centuries, Santeria has been part of life in the Americas. From the island nation of Cuba, where it first emerged, it has been disseminated throughout Latin America and has a significant presence in the United States of America. It has adherents in...

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Goddess energy  by Gabriela Herstik

Goddess energy

Gabriela Herstik

"Awaken the goddess within through spells, rituals, meditations, embodiment practices, and journal prompts In this introduction to the goddess across time and cultures, and her many expressions of myth and magick, Gabriela Herstik guides us toward connecting...

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The English soul  by Peter Ackroyd

The English soul

Peter Ackroyd

"Peter Ackroyd surveys the lives and faith of the most important figures of English Christianity from the Venerable Bede to C. S. Lewis, exploring the mysticism of Julian of Norwich and William Blake; the tumultuous years of the Reformation; the emergence of...

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Christmas miracles  by Karen Kingsbury

Christmas miracles

Karen Kingsbury

"We have all experienced miracles. An incredible chance encounter that changes everything...help that suddenly appears from nowhere...kindness handed to us when it is least expected. In Christmas Miracles, Karen Kingsbury presents real-life stories about...

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The scent of holiness  by Constantina R. Palmer

The scent of holiness

Constantina R. Palmer

"Every monastery exudes the scent of holiness, but women's monasteries have their own special flavor. Join Constantina Palmer as she makes frequent pilgrimages to a women's monastery in Greece and absorbs the nuns' particular approach to their spiritual life....

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In the courts of three popes  by Mary Ann Glendon

In the courts of three popes

Mary Ann Glendon

"A rare firsthand account of Vatican politics as Popes John Paul II, Benedict XVI, and Francis each endeavored to lead the Catholic Church into the modern world-from an accomplished diplomat, lawyer, and Harvard professor. "In my years of service to the Holy...

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What is biblical theology?  by James M. Hamilton

What is biblical theology?

James M. Hamilton

"The Bible recounts a single story―one that began at creation, encompasses our lives today, and will continue till Christ’s return and beyond. In What Is Biblical Theology?, Jim Hamilton introduces us to this narrative, helping us understand the worldview of...

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Seva  by Jasreen Mayal Khanna

Seva

Jasreen Mayal Khanna

"Think of any scene of disaster and you'll find Sikh volunteers rallying to the site to perform seva pronounced 'say-va', meaning selfless service, feeding migrant workers, helping riot victims, and cleaning up after earthquakes and floods. Why has this 25...

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The path of light  by Anthony Salerno

The path of light

Anthony Salerno

"Embark on Divine Adventure: Journey Within Open these pages and be nourished within a sacred embrace of love, beauty, and wisdom. This fusion of carefully translated verses, insightful commentary, and illuminating imagery will answer the whispered longings of...

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By the foolishness of preaching  by Godfrey Sponneck

By the foolishness of preaching

Godfrey Sponneck

"Let's just come out and say it! This book as about sermons! Well, not just boring old sermons but maybe the most important book you will ever read in your lifetime. Why? Because most of the messages deal with your eternal welfare and that is important right?...

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Fervent  by Priscilla Shirer

Fervent

Priscilla Shirer

"You have an enemy... and he's dead set on destroying all you hold dear and keeping you from experiencing abundant life in Christ. What's more, his approach to disrupting your life and discrediting your faith isn't general or generic, not a one-size-fits-all....

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A holy haunting  by Sam D. Kim

A holy haunting

Sam D. Kim

"Atheists like Richard Dawkins often mock prayer, equating it to calling upon a fairy in the sky. This misunderstanding of prayer's purpose pervades western society, criticizing those that practice traditional faith as "old fashioned" or "out of touch." In A...

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The White estate fraud  by Steven Daily

The White estate fraud

Steven Daily

"Prepare yourself for an eye-opening journey into the heart of a religious institution plagued by secrecy and manipulation. In The White Estate Fraud, Steve Daily fearlessly confronts the sins of omission committed by the Seventh-day Adventist Church (SDA)....

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Uncomfortable conversations with a Jew  by Emmanuel Acho

Uncomfortable conversations with a Jew

Emmanuel Acho

"For Emmanuel Acho and Noa Tishby no question about Jews is off-limits. They go there. They cover Jews and money. Jews and power. Jews and privilege. Jews and white privilege. The Black and Jewish struggle. Emmanuel asks, Did Jews kill Jesus? To which Noa...

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The adventure  by Steve Taylor

The adventure

Steve Taylor

"A book of spiritual guidance, containing exercises, discussions, and meditations designed to cultivate spiritual awakening. It assumes that wakefulness - or enlightenment, if you prefer - is accessible to us all and will inevitably arise if we follow certain...

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Being peace  by Thích Nĥát Hạnh

Being peace

Thích Nĥát Hạnh

"A timeless introduction to Thich Nhat Hanh's most important teachings, this spiritual classic reveals the connection between peace in oneself and peace in the world"--Publisher's description.

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The road to Jonestown  by Jeff Guinn

The road to Jonestown

Jeff Guinn

"In the 1950s, a young Indianapolis minister named Jim Jones preached a curious blend of the gospel and Marxism. His congregation was racially mixed, and he was a leader in the early civil rights movement. Eventually, Jones moved his church, Peoples Temple, to...

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Food for faith  by John O'Connor

Food for faith

John O'Connor

Are you seeking to live more abundantly? If yes, the reflections in this book are for you. For more than a decade John O'Connor has offered regular written and audio reflections through the www.foodforfaith.org.nz website to encourage people who are seeking...

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Waco rising  by Kevin Cook

Waco rising

Kevin Cook

"In 1993, David Koresh and a band of heavily armed evangelical Christians took on the might of the US government. A two-month siege of their compound in Waco, Texas, ended in a firefight that killed seventy-six, including twenty-five children. America is still...

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The sweetness of grace  by Constantina R. Palmer

The sweetness of grace

Constantina R. Palmer

"From the author of "The Scent of Holiness," The Sweetness of Grace is a collection of stories derived from conversations with Orthodox nuns, monks, and laypeople, along with experiences of Orthodox life in South Korea, Greece, and North America. These stories...

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No greater love  by Rebecca McLaughlin

No greater love

Rebecca McLaughlin

"Greater love has no one than this: that he lay down his life for his friends. -John 15:13. Our culture idolizes romance and the love of parents for their children. But Jesus said there was no greater love than sacrificial friendship love. What's more, He...

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Is God real?  by Lee Strobel

Is God real?

Lee Strobel

"It's no coincidence that one of the most asked questions on any search engine is: 'Is God real?' When life feels overwhelming, we want to know if there really is a deity who loves us, knows us, and cares about what happens to us. Join investigative journalist...

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How to walk into a room  by Emily P. Freeman

How to walk into a room

Emily P. Freeman

"If life were a house, then every room holds a story. What do we do when a room we're in is no longer a room where we belong. What do you do when you start to feel a shift and must decide if it's time to make a change When it comes to navigating big decisions...

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God's monsters  by Esther J. Hamori

God's monsters

Esther J. Hamori

"The Bible is full of monsters: giants, vengeful spirits, and more. If you read closely, you'll see these monsters aren't God's opponents- they are God's entourage. When we examine these strange creatures for what they are, we see how they validate the human...

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Emotionally healthy spirituality  by Peter Scazzero

Emotionally healthy spirituality

Peter Scazzero

"Help to experience a faith charged with authenticity, contemplation, and a hunger for God"--Publisher's description.

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Imagine the God of heaven  by John Burke

Imagine the God of heaven

John Burke

"Millions of people around the world have reported a near-death experience. Do they prove the existence of a loving God? Never in history, until now, have we been able to hear from so many people around the world who have been brought back from clinical death....

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The Aztec myths  by Camilla Townsend

The Aztec myths

Camilla Townsend

"The essential guide to the world of Aztec mythology, based on Nahuatl-language sources that challenge the colonial history passed down to us by the Spanish. How did the jaguar get his spots? What happened to the four suns that came before our own? Where was...

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A year of pagan prayer  by Barbara Nolan

A year of pagan prayer

Barbara Nolan

"A big book of Pagan prayers, organized month by month for various Pagan festivals, plus extra chapters for lunar events, weddings, funerals, and so on"--Publisher's description.

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The teachings of Don Juan  by Carlos Castaneda

The teachings of Don Juan

Carlos Castaneda

"In 1960 Carlos Castaneda first met don Juan, a Yaqui Indian feared and shunned by the ordinary folk of the American Southwest because of his unnatural powers. During the next five years don Juan's arcane knowledge led Castaneda into a world of beauty and...

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The Buddha  by Philip C. Almond

The Buddha

Philip C. Almond

"Alongside Jesus and Muhammad, the Buddha is the most significant figure in the history of religion. Philip Almond's engaging new book is the first to combine a history of early traditions about Siddhartha Gautama's life with an authoritative account of how he...

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Arise, O God  by Andrew Stephen Damick

Arise, O God

Andrew Stephen Damick

"The gospel of Jesus Christ is not about what Jesus can do for your life. It is not even the answer to the question, 'How can I be saved? It is the declaration of a victory. In His coming to earth, His suffering, and His Resurrection, Christ conquered demons,...

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Philosophers on God

Philosophers on God

"The origin of our universe is the greatest mystery of all. How do we find ourselves existing, let alone enveloped in a cosmos enriched with such order and complexity? For religious philosophers, despite the incredible advances of modern physics, we are no...

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My utmost for His highest  by Oswald Chambers

My utmost for His highest

Oswald Chambers

"Hear Oswald Chambers speak even more clearly and profoundly than ever before! Both new and longtime readers of My Utmost for His Highest will find renewed passion to be all for God in this 365-day devotional. The Modern Classic Edition smooths out the...

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The necessity of exile  by Shaul Magid

The necessity of exile

Shaul Magid

"What is exile? What is diaspora? What is Zionism? Jewish identity today has been shaped by prior generations' answers to these questions, and the future of Jewish life will depend on how we respond to them in our own time. In The Necessity of Exile: Essays...

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Miracles of our own making  by Liz Williams

Miracles of our own making

Liz Williams

"Miracles of Our Own Making is a historical overview of magic in the British Isles, from the ancient peoples of Britain to the rich and cosmopolitan landscape of contemporary paganism. We explore the beliefs of the Druids, Anglo-Saxons and Vikings, the alchemy...

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Essential Chan Buddhism  by Jun Guo

Essential Chan Buddhism

Jun Guo

"In this highly readable book, Master Gou Jun brings Chan's powerful and profound teachings to the page in a way that is accessible and warm. This is a book for those new to Chan, and for seasoned practitioners. Essential Chan Buddhism is the rare unearthing...

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Can you trust the Bible?  by Harold J. Sala

Can you trust the Bible?

Harold J. Sala

"The Bible is thousands of years old and has been copied, recopied, and translated endless times, so how do we know it's reliable? Walk through the scientific, historical, and archaeological evidence that leads experts and laypeople alike to land on the solid...

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Letters from Kiribati

Letters from Kiribati

"The letters in this book were written by Daughters of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart order, who were pioneer Roman Catholic missionaries in Kiribati (the former Gilbert Islands). They sent their first news to the home convent in France in 1895, with the final...

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Created to hear God  by Havilah Cunnington

Created to hear God

Havilah Cunnington

"Hearing God's voice is one of the greatest gifts we've been given, but it can also feel complex and frustrating. As a teenager Havilah Cunnington didn't think she could hear God's voice, thinking it was like trying to tune into a radio station and never...

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Shaolin  by Bernhard Moestl

Shaolin

Bernhard Moestl

"Discover how to win in any situation using the ancient wisdom of the Shaolin monks. The Shaolin monks in China are legendary for their mastery of kung fu, but the secret to their success - their ability to rise to any challenge, handle stress and overcome...

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The path of Druidry  by Penny Billington

The path of Druidry

Penny Billington

"Druidry is very much alive and relevant in today's world. Discover how to embark on this green and magical path and enrich your life with its ancient wisdom. British Druid Penny Billington offers a course of study that highlights the mysteries, magic, and...

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The book of Druidry  by Kristoffer Hughes

The book of Druidry

Kristoffer Hughes

"Author and Druid Kristoffer Hughes presents a beginner guide to Druidry that covers what it is, where it comes from, and why it's an important and fulfilling spirituality. Hughes shares how to be a practicing Druid, Druidry's deep roots in history, its...

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