Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy

Religious studies and Philosophy about the meaning of life and how the great thinkers, poets and writers.of yesteryear fathomed things out.
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GANDHI: Radical Wisdom For A Changing World
ALAN JACOBS    Book Number: 85579
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The famous mind, body and spirit publisher Watkins presents one of their Masters of Wisdom selections of inspiring and memorable writings and teachings from celebrated sages of the modern ages. Th...
APOSTLE: Travels Among the Tombs of the Twelve
Tom Bissell    Book Number: 85694
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Popular understanding holds that after Jesus's ascension to Heaven the Twelve Apostles, working initially out of Jerusalem, quickly moved to establish identifiably Christian churches throughout the...
ENGLAND'S HISTORIC CHURCHES BY TRAIN
MURRAY NAYLOR    Book Number: 85915
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Cleverly combining his passions of railway organisation and medieval churches, the author embarks on various journeys as he explains how two great ages shaped our lives; that of the Normans who bui...
HOLY BIBLE: King James Version Presentation Edition: Black
Unknown    Book Number: 85945
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Put your palms together and enjoy the feel of this black (or white code 85946) bonded leather personal Holy Bible containing Old and New Testaments. The Authorised King James Version printed by Co...
HOLY BIBLE: King James Version Presentation Edition: White
Unknown    Book Number: 85946
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Put your palms together and enjoy the feel of this white (or black code 85945) bonded leather personal Holy Bible containing Old and New Testaments. The Authorised King James Version printed by Co...
FACE OF WATER
SARAH RUDEN    Book Number: 85817
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A dazzling reconsideration of the beauty and meaning and original languages and texts of the Bible, in both the Old and the New Testaments, from the acclaimed scholar and translator of Classical li...
KILLING JESUS
BILL O'REILLY & MARTIN DUGARD    Book Number: 85894
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A fact-based account of Jesus's life and times featuring Julius Caesar, Cleopatra, Caesar Augustus, Herod the Great, Pontius Pilate and John the Baptist among the many legendary figures who rise up...
ONCE UPON A TIME HOLY BIBLE: NIRV
ZONDERVAN    Book Number: 85896
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The New International Reader's Version with appealing almost Disney-style colour illustrations, a very smart keepsake hardback with embossed glitter decoration from the famous religious publisher Z...
PILGRIM'S PROGRESS: Collins Classics
Unknown    Book Number: 86102
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Although come to be a children's book, this novel is read more often by adults since it is aimed to teach the great truths of the gospels. Some of the conversations are in reality short sermons on...
LITTLE BOOK OF IKIGAI: The Secret Japanese Way
KEN MOGI    Book Number: 86239
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Live a happy and long life the Japanese way with less stress and greater happiness. The Japanese life philosophy Ikigai is an ancient Eastern philosophy which has never been so relevant. Start sm...
MEMOIRS OF A POLITICAL OFFICER'S WIFE IN TIBET, SIKKIM
MARGARET WILLIAMSON    Book Number: 85580
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Margaret Marshall married Frederick Williamson in the summer of 1932 and less than a year later joined him in the Himalayan kingdom of Sikkim, where he was now Political Officer and they were marri...
SADHUS: Holy Men of India
DOLF HARTSUIKER    Book Number: 86264
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Shiva is the Moon god, the aloof ascetic, alone in the heart of the infinite. Vishnu the Sun god, the merciful warrior king, the close friend of mankind who descends to earth whenever the world ha...
SOUL OF THE MARIONETTE A Short Enquiry Into Human Freedom
JOHN GRAY    Book Number: 86270
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John Gray makes us face the mirror and see humanity as we are. Everyone thinks they want to be free, or do they? This thought-stirring book on freedom draws together insights from Gnosticism, sci...
LUTHER'S FORTRESS
JAMES RESTON    Book Number: 86160
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Martin Luther and his Reformation Under Siege is the topic of the book by the author of Warriors of God. In 1521, the Catholic Church declared war on Martin Luther. The German monk had already be...
STORY OF THE JEWS: Finding the Words 1000BC-1492AD Volume 1
SIMON SCHAMA    Book Number: 86173
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Simon Schama tells the monumental history of the Jewish people with all his customary verve and erudition. This is history at its best, engaging, superbly researched and challenging many of our pre...
APOCALYPSE
CAMILLE FLAMMARION    Book Number: 86468
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The fear of the end of the world has repeatedly appeared throughout the ages and is here documented through hundreds of colour artworks from the Angel of the Abyss and the Locusts from c950 from th...
ON THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS
KENNETH BAKER    Book Number: 86414
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Kenneth Baker, Lord Baker of Dorking CH, dissects the sins Pride, Anger, Sloth, Envy, Gluttony and Lust using illustrations that range from Medieval manuscripts and Picasso, to cartoons from artist...
HEAVEN HELP US
THOMAS CRAUGHWELL    Book Number: 86446
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There are patron saints for acrobats and jugglers, airline pilots and their passengers, bachelors, broadcasters, booksellers, choirboys, funeral directors, immigrants, motorcyclists, prisoners, swi...
COMPLETE BOOK OF WHO'S WHO IN THE BIBLE
PHILIP COMFORT & W. ELWELL    Book Number: 86466
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Damaris: Woman mentioned (Acts 17:34) as one of the first converts in the city of Athens, following Paul's preaching there. Since Luke singles her out by name, she may have been a person of import...
FINDING SANCTUARY: Monastic Steps for Everyday Life
ABBOT CHRISTOPHER JAMISON    Book Number: 86659
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Worth Abbey has hosted two BBC television programmes about ordinary people seeking spiritual depth through the silence of monastic life: The Monastery in 2005 and The Big Silence in 2010. Based on...
SEARCHING FOR STARS ON AN ISLAND IN MAINE
ALAN LIGHTMAN    Book Number: 86673
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'After a few minutes, my world had dissolved into that star-littered sky... And I found myself falling into infinity.' This profound meditation on religion and science will take you on a journey th...
KNIGHTS TEMPLARS: God's Warriors, The Devil's Bankers
FRANK SANELLO    Book Number: 86626
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The Order of the Poor Knights of Christ and the Temple of Solomon was founded by Hugues de Payen, a knight who had fought in the First Crusade and participated in the capture of Jerusalem. He was ...
DISCOVERING BELLS AND BELLRINGING
JOHN CAMP    Book Number: 86544
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Calling all campanologists is the late John Camp, who first became interested in bell ringing in 1950s. His book is not a technical treatise on the art of ringing or bell sounding, but more a hist...
MEDIEVAL WALL PAINTINGS
E. CLIVE ROUSE    Book Number: 86549
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Medieval churches in England were more or less completely painted - the walls, the windowsills, the woodwork, the monuments. Artists set to work on the plastered walls painting saints, bible stori...
SONG OF SONGS: The Honeybee In The Garden
DEBRA BAND    Book Number: 86553
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For all who love illuminated manuscripts here is a simply beautiful visual interpretation in 65 artwork illuminations incorporating all the traditional manuscript arts. Some of the original pages ...
BIG QUESTIONS
JONATHAN HILL    Book Number: 86732
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How can anyone believe in God when there is so much suffering? Does science mean the end of religion? Can there be such a thing as life after death? Is freedom just an illusion? What does it me...
MISSION TO CHINA
JOHN HOLLIDAY    Book Number: 86777
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Sub-titled 'How An Englishman Brought the West to The Orient' encapsulated within this historical biography is the whole history of the 19th century integration of the West and the Orient. It is a...
OLD DOGS' WISDOM: Wise Words From Furry Friends
FIONA TOMLINSON    Book Number: 86780
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Three rather hefty bulldogs (maybe one lurcher cross) stare into the camera somewhat menacingly in what is actually a rather jolly book celebrating our old friends as they go grey around the muzzle...
BIBLE HUNTER: The Quest for the Original New Testament
JÜRGEN GOTTSCHLICH    Book Number: 86506
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The Codex Sinaiticus is one of the oldest surviving books in the world, and the earliest copy of the New Testament in existence. This book explores the manuscript's fascinating journey from the 4t...
MOUNT SINAI: A History of Travellers and Pilgrims
GEORGE MANGINIS    Book Number: 86512
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In Greek, Mount Sinai is called Hagia Koryphe and in Arabic, Jabal Musa. It is a mountain peak above the Monastery of St Catherine at South Sinai in Egypt, known for centuries as the place where M...
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