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The Biblical Reason Why

By: N/A

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, Dick And Fitzgerald:

Seller ID: 001017


This is a well-worn copy of a book that, using several sources as references, answers questions related to Scriptures. The goal of the book is that everyone understand the Scriptures, which are considered difficult to read and interpret. There are some illustrations, likely taken from other sources. The binding is worn through at the corners and quite worn on the bottom edges. The top has wear to the corners and wear in one place on the top edge. The spine is very worn a... View more info

Our African Heritage Holy Bible

By: World Publishing Company

Price: $47.84

Publisher: Nashville, Tennessee, U. S. A., World Publishing Co.: 2004

Seller ID: 003924


NEW - Still in publishers wrap. This beautiful padded bible has gilt page edges and is heirloom-quality as a perfect gift for all occasions. This is the King James version with all its magnificent and timeless traditional features including an area to record important family events. Also included are: The African Presence in the Bible, Words or Christ in red, a family tree genealogical chart, Full-Color Children's Illustrated Bible Stories, Bible Study help including a B... View more info

The Western Wall (Hakotel)

By: Ben-Dov, Meir; Naor, Mordechay; Anner, Zeev

Price: $11.04

Publisher: Israel, Ministry Of Defence - Publishing House: 1983

Seller ID: 002834


What is the secret of the Western Wall? The simple, accepted answer is that it is the only remnant of the Temple which was destroyed by Titus and, as such, it is a memorial monument of Israel's days of religious and national glory in its own land. A more complicated answer is that the Wall is a symbol of the Jewish people which, like the wall, stands firm. This volume is intended to collect all the available information - ancient, historical and modern - on the Wall unde... View more info

Paul the Traveller

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books,u. S.: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 002382


With the narrative skill and superb sense of place and time for which he is famous, Ernle Bradford brings to life the man we know as Saint Paul - the thirteenth apostle and great Christian missionary of the first century. Born into the Jewish aristocracy of Asia Minor - he was the son of a Pharisee - it was inevitable that he should travel to Jerusalem to study in the Temple; perhaps it was also inevitable that he should have been part of the enraged crowd that stoned to... View more info

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Lady Poverty

By: Breton O. F. M. , Valentine; Oligny O. F. M. , Paul J. (translated by)

Price: $16.56

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Franciscan Herald Press: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003137


To St. Francis, poverty, which most of us regard as a negative thing and an abstraction, was our Lady Poverty, a person and a playmate; yes, the bride of the religious. But there is a deeper reason why the saints loved poverty - because they were following our Lord Jesus Christ. Should not a Christ follower empty himself of all selfishness and adhere to God's will in obedience, so that he may be filled with all the fullness of God? Father Breton teaches the true scale of... View more info

Clouds of Glory: Legends & Stories about Bible Times

By: Chaikin, Miriam

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, Clarion Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002748


Where is God? Who are the angels? The Bible holds the answers to questions and puzzles raised in Bible text - if only you know how to look. The body of Jewish literature known as Midrash, which in Hebrew means "to search and explain, " consists of stories that have arisen to answer such perplexing questions. Established rabbinic Midrashim about the Book of Genesis are here retold with freshness, wit, and clarity. Chaikin recasts the Creation story, the story of C... View more info

Healing Prayer : God's Divine Intervention in Medicine, Faith and Prayer

By: Cherry, Reginald B.

Price: $5.06

Publisher: Nashville, Tn, U. S. A., Thomas Nelson Publishers: 1999

Seller ID: 001155


This book will amaze you with new research from prestigious universities such as Duke and UCLA, documenting scientifically the power of prayer. More important, however, Dr. Cherry shares how God has instructed him to pray with patients. We could all pray "God, heal me in Jesus' name, " but somehow we know there is more to the spiritual side of healing prayer. You will learn how, in faith, to pray effective, fervent prayers that avail much, as the bible instructs.... View more info

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The Christmas Box Miracle : My Spiritual Journey of Destiny, Healing, and Hope

By: Evans, Richard Paul

Price: $6.44

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000938


This is the book behind "The Christmas Box. " How a man writes and publishes a book that helps grieving people to heal and lost souls to find their way home. It is Evan's story: His own spiritual journey and stories of people he encountered along the way - miraculous stories of healing and divinity that often defy explanation. In sharing the story behind "The Christmas Box, " Evans has given readers a story of miracles, hope and healing for all seasons. T... View more info

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Canticle of the Sun: the Spirit of Francis of Assisi - the Spirit of Francis of Assisi

By: Francis, Saint Of Assisi

Price: $11.04

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U. S. A., Shambhala Pubns: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003935


Between 1225 and 1226, in the last year of his life, Francis of Assisi composed his celebrated "Canticle of the Sun" (also known as the Canticle of the Creatures") , in which he guves voice to a feeling of appreciation for, and intimate closeness to, the sun, the moon, the earth, and all the elements of nature - which he addresses as "brother" and "sister. " Frank Missant's extensive knowledge of the art and culture of the Italian Middle Ages ... View more info

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Goffine's Devout Instructions of the Epistles and Gospels

By: Goffine, Leonard; Gibbons, Cardinal James (Preface by)

Price: $41.86

Publisher: New York, Benziger Brothers: 1896

Edition: First Publishers Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 004455


The corners and spine ends have light wear, and a ghost of a sticker on the ffep. ; This well-illustrated volume brings to Christians prayers for Sundays and Holydays. The author's original intent was for all Christians to have this in their home, and especially those who lived in rural areas and were not able to get to church every week and holyday. Originally printed in German in 1690, this book includes information on the lives of many saints, explanations of Christia... View more info

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Does the World Need the Jews? Rethinking Chosenness and American Jewish Identity

By: Gordis, Daniel

Price: $14.72

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 003363


What would happen if the world woke up one day and there were simply no Jews left? Would the world be worse off? In this book, Rabbi Daniel Gordis suggests that one of the chief sources of malaise among contemporary Jews is that many cannot answer this critical question. Though many Jewish community leaders now speak of an American Jewish "continuity crisis, " Gordis sees a very different problem. The issue, he argues, is not continuity, but identity. American Je... View more info

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Small Worlds (Small Worlds Ser. )

By: Hoffman, Allen

Price: $9.23

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Abbeville Press, Incorporated: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000883


This is the first volume in the "Small Worlds" series. It takes place in 1903 and introduces the wondrous rebbe of Krimsk - a small Hasidic settlement in Eastern Europe. Secluded in his study for the past five years, the beloved rebbe suddenly emerges on the eve of Tisha B'Av, the holiday commemorating the destruction of the holy Temple in Jeruselum. His congregants are overjoyed to see him, but their joy is to be short-lived, for this holiday at the dawn of the ... View more info

Scientology 0 to 8: the Book of Basics

By: Hubbard, L. Ron

Price: $25.76

Publisher: Los Angeles, California, U. S. A., Bridge Pubns: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 002828


In Scientology 0-8, the "zero to infinity" of Scientology, L. Ron Hubbard presents the most basic truths of life itself - fundamental knowledge you can apply to rehabilitate your own basic awareness and ability. Included in this powerful volume are the Factors, the Axioms and the Logics. What is life? How does an individiual create space, energy and time? Here are the basics of life itself and the secrets of becoming cause over any area of your life. In Scientolo... View more info

The Christian Funeral

By: Jackson, Edgar N.

Price: $6.46

Publisher: New York, Channel Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002095


In this broadly based analysis of the Christan funeral, Dr. Jackson explains its significance, meaning, and function. An illuminating study of its history is given along with a probing evaluation of the demands and expectations placed upon it by modern society. The Christian funeral is seen as an effective vehicle for encouraging emotional stability, realistic self-appraisal, and spiritual insight on the part of all concerned. Included are 20 sample meditations that carr... View more info

The Strangeness of the Church

By: Jenkins, Daniel

Price: $5.01

Publisher: Garden Ciy, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TS-01001


This book discusses the necessity of the church, several parts of the bible and how the church relates to them, and the future of the church. The red cloth binding is fine, no wear but has the remnants of a label wrapped around the front, spine, and back.188 pages, all fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

New Anti-Catholicism, The: the Last Acceptable Prejudice

By: Jenkins, Philip

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press Inc.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002354


Anti-Catholicism has a long history in America. And as Philip Jenkins argues in The New Anti-Catholicism, this virulent strain of hatred - once thought dead - is alive and well in our nation, but few people seem to notice, or care. A statement that is seen as racist, misogynistic, anti-Semitic, or homophobic can haunt a speaker for years, writes Jenkins, but it is still possible to make hostile and vituperative public statements about Roman Catholicism without fear of se... View more info

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Escape

By: Jessop, Carolyn; Palmer, Laura

Price: $9.20

Publisher: New York, NY, Broadway Books: 2007

Seller ID: 004176


This is a dramatic first person account of life inside an ultra-fundamentalist American religious sect. The author was born into a radical polygamist cult. At eighteen, she was married off as the fourth wife of a fifty-year-old man. She had eight children in fifteen years. When the leader began to preach the apocalypse, she knew she had to get out with her children. She chose freedom over fear and left. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

A Church in Search of Itself: Benedict XVI and the Battle for the Future

By: Kaiser, Robert Blair

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2006

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 002800


A hugely informed look at the intensifying struggle over the future of the Catholic Church. Despite the popularity of John Paul II, opposition to many of his policies had hardened among Catholics by the time of his death. The Church had become more doctrinaire, the voices of millions of dissenters ignored. Now Robert Blair Kaiser examines the most important and divisive issues confronting the Church. He also gives in-depth portraits of six of the cardinals who gathered i... View more info

The Merciful God of Prophecy: His Loving Plan for You in the End Times

By: Lahaye, Tim F. ; Halliday, Steve

Price: $11.04

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U. S. A., Warner Books Inc: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001984


A profound reading of the significance of prophecy as it relates to life and godliness - a bright ray of hope amid the pallor of contemporary pessimism and despair. " - Paige Patterson, President of the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC. Most books on biblical prophecy are filled with doom and gloom. Their focus is on the cataclysmic events foretold in Scripture: Wars, famines, floods, and earthquakes will rock Planet Earth in its last days, ... View more info

The Bhagavad Gita

By: Lal, P.

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Dehli, India, Roli Books Private Ltd.: 2005

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 002327


Because Arjuna refuses to act, the epic story of the Mahabharata slides to a standstill. Krishna in the Bhagavad Gita provides the kickstart by stressing the imperative need to act. Arjuna, stricken by paralyzing sorrow, swirling in indecision's quicksand, throws away his bow and quiver, and slumps down on his war-chariot. And thus starts the Bhagavad Gita. 191 pages in Hindi and English. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

In the Shadow of Our Lady of the Cenacle

By: Lynch, Helen M.

Price: $20.24

Publisher: New York, Paulist Press: 1941

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002827


SIGNED - This book is the story of the coming of the Cenacle from France to the United States to plant a heavenly seed on the banks of the Hudson. The great sycamore tree in the Cenacle garden of New York symbolizes its blessed growth. To many who have not yet "heard of this treasure" to quote Pope Pius XII, the story will tell the women of America how to reach it. "Blessed are they who find. " Includes notes and an index. 16 pages of photographs, 8 of th... View more info

Michelangelo the Last Judgment: a Glorious Restoration

By: Mancinelli, Fabrizio; Colalucci, Gianluigi; Partridge, Loren

Price: $32.20

Publisher: Lebanon, Indiana, U. S. A., Abradale/Abrams: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 003840


Michelangelo's The Last Judgment (1534) , painted on the rear wall of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican, is one of the most important works in the history of art. In this book, the newly cleaned and restored fresco is presented in all its powerful complexity. Richly illustrated with 150 magnificent full-color plates - showing the painting in its entirety and many close-up details - this book offers an in-depth study of the work itself. Clothbound, 207 pages with a select... View more info

Spellbinder's Gift

By: Mandino, Og

Price: $6.90

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U. S. A., Fawcett Columbine Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001279


This begins as the story of Bart and Mary Manning and their never-to-be-forgotten friend Patrick. Bart Manning was an agent to many of the most famous motivational speakers in the world. When a series of misfortunes silenced his star clients, he happily retired. But one morning he found himself returning to his small office, not sure why. He decided to go back into business, and in this book brings a luminous parable that of and for our time kindles new warmth in our hea... View more info

Tibet Since 1950: Silence, Prison, or Exile

By: Marshall, Steven and Schell, Orville (Essays by) ; Spiegel, Mickey (Exile Accounts by) ; Sperling, Elliot (Introduction by)

Price: $16.56

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Aperture Human Rights Watch: 2000

Seller ID: 003158


Still in shrink wrap. "This book contains more than one hundred color and black-and-white photographs of Tibet in the last half-century. Several recent photographs of Chinese prisons in "eastern" Tibet were taken secretly with a telephoto lens, and have never been published in the West before. The book contains essays as well as interviews with Tibetan exiles. As a documentary history, the book includes the texts of Chinese edicts such as a decree on "re-... View more info

The St. Matthew Passion: a Text for Voices

By: Reeves, John

Price: $7.82

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan, U. S. A., Eerdmans Pub Co: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 002845


Musical settings of the story of Christ's Passion, as recounted by St. Matthew, date back to antiquity. First incorporated into the liturgy as a chant for Palm Sunday, the Passion text of St. Matthew developed over the centuries into elaborate settings for choir and soloists with instrumental accompaniment. J. S. Bach's St. Matthew Passion is widely acknowledged as the pinnacle of this tradition and, even more, as one of the greatest achievements of Western music. Award-... View more info