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The Rabbi and the Vampire (A Short Story) by Darren Stein
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Horror » General(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Although Vampires are found in many cultures, this is a short story about the Jewish origins of the Vampire legend as found in the Torah and Talmud which has entered into literature. The information in this regard is factual, as was the treatment of the Jews I describe in the late Middle Ages, just before the advent of the European Enlightenment in the early 1800's.
Immaculate Misconception by Mark Stucky
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The mysterious Shroud of Turin has provoked controversy for centuries. Many believe it is the authentic burial cloth of Christ. Many believe it is a forgery. What if, however, there could be a final proof beyond any doubt that it was genuine? What if that proof went terribly, horribly wrong for us all? If you were told such a story by a barely glimpsed stranger, would you, should you, believe it?
Dear Communion of Saints: amusingly apt advice for foolish Christians by The Ironic Catholic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.75 from 8 reviews)
What if "Dear Abby" were a saint? The popular satire and parody website, The Ironic Catholic, takes all the foolish questions we stumbling Christians have offers them to the great Catholic saints, who provide tough-love wisdom, insight, and considerable humor.
Tokyo South by Eugene Woodbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2009 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Literature » Religious
In this largely autobiographical account of the author's two-year proselyting mission to Japan during the late 1970s, a Mormon missionary confronts an overzealous religious bureaucracy and his own growing doubts as the work of preaching the gospel is turned into a cynical game of numbers and spiritual one-upmanship.
Lucifer, God's beloved son by Chong Shipei
Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy(5.00 from 1 review)
Satan is the father of lies, but Lucifer is and always will be God's beloved son. Satan began to question himself and the evil that he had always be doing when he met a child who challenged him to repent from his wickedness.
Oblivion by Stephen Cote
Price: Free! Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Diotitus was a Greek god for about a week. Now, he lives in an apartment in the afterlife reserved for the unaffiliated. His neighbor, Tif, has given up and become a catatonic drooler. When conscious thought left her mind she had a burst of insight. Now, to save the afterwords, the gods expect Diotitus to finish Tif's thought.
Phone Calls From God by Stephen Cote
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Craig Henry is an atheist and he loves Tabitha Wolfe. Her mother, Christine Wolfe, is a devout Christian and thinks her daughter can do better. But, when Christine starts receiving phone calls from someone she believes is the Almighty, long hidden family secrets come to light.
The Islamic Egypt (Novelette) by Wael El-Manzalawy
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious
The Islamic politicians won the elections throughout Egypt. But they were a new and different generation of the Islamic politicians. Many previous Islamic politicians won their popularity through clash with the west. But the new politicians’ project was the Islamic Civilization based on the spiritual Islamic principles and the scientific Western Civilization.
En ausencia de Dios by Oscar Valero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,880. Language: Spanish. Published: February 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A un antropólogo del FBI le asignan un extraño caso. Ritos satánicos, sacerdotes perseguidos, mafias, droga y el mismísimo Vaticano, que ha de elegir nuevo Papa, le ponen contra la policía y al propio FBI. ¿Quién está detrás de la trama y qué pretenden? Deberá descubrirlo mientras protege a la principal víctima de un pacto con el diablo que vence ya, cuando Jesucristo muere...
An Unforgivable Secret (Amish Secrets - Book 1) by J.E.B. Spredemann
Price: Free! Words: 49,660. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Amish & Mennonite, Fiction » Literature » Religious(4.00 from 1 review)
Hannah has a good life. A beautiful home, a loving husband, and a wonderful Amish community are only a few of her daily blessings. But she has carried a heavy burden for years: a secret that no one must know. When tragedy strikes, her secret threatens to be revealed, jeopardizing everything she’s ever loved. Will Hannah be able to face her greatest fear and find God's purpose for her life?
A Letter From John: The Revelation by Andy Wilkinson
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Christian » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The apostle John had taken dictation from God before, but this time he challenged the content of what his master was telling him to write. His followers would surely think he had gone mad.
Tathagata - Book Four: Thesis by Ulf Wolf
Series: Tathagata, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Inspirational
The Buddha had not intended to return so soon. But things were not well with Earth, and the worsening (by the day it seemed) situation could not brook another 2,500 years of idly standing by. That much was clear. So after a brief reconnaissance life as Giordano Bruno, he returned in current times to again set things right. This time as a young girl called Ruth Marten, Melissa's daughter.
Communion Is a Kiss: A Short Story by TK Kenyon
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Dr. Dante Petrocchi-Bianchi spends his days treating Alzheimer’s patients and studying God, but he whiles away his nights in Roman nightclubs, picking up different beautiful women. When he discovers that one of his conquests is his big game hunter boss’s new trophy wife, Dante’s wild lifestyle becomes dangerous. Will his treacherous games end in his murder, or can he stop playing sexual roulette?
Little Flowers by Kathryn Lively
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,000. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009 by DLP Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Literature » Religious
A doctor known for performing abortions - murdered. A teenage honor student from a good Catholic family - pregnant. A barren young woman soured on relationships - unwilling to love. One bullet, one week changes the lives of so many people. Discover which of life's "little flowers" bloom in the face of adversity and strengthen through hope and forgiveness.
Rightfully Mine: God's Equal Rights Amendment by Aggie Villanueva
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious
“Why should the name of my father be wiped from Israel like footprints in a sandstorm because he bore only daughters?” The promised land—God’s precious gift to the Israelites. Precious indeed, but for Rizpah and her sisters the promise seemed empty. Only a male could claim a family’s inheritance of land, and since Rizpah and her sisters had no brothers or husband...
The Garden (A Short Story) by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Literature » Religious
In late Victorian England, anthropologist Sir Colin Scott Cross sets out to find the historical location of the Garden of Eden. An early short story by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
A Thrill of Hope by Olivia Charles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2009 by Red Garter Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Romance » General
After Suzanne’s musician husband ran off with a groupie, she was left to raise her son, Ryan. A suggestion that Ryan sing in public brought out all of her mistrust of performers, for she was determined not to have Ryan exploited. Grant Powers knew Ryan’s voice would be a sensation and he hoped Suzanne would agree to his suggestion. Enjoy this contemporary inspirational short story.