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The Christian Discovery of Tibet
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,390. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Over the centuries Christian missionaries made their way east from Jerusalem through China. This reached a high point with the Portuguese in the 15th century. Jesuit missionaries accompanied the explorers as far as Japan and founded over 800 missions. This book ends with the astounding story of Padre António de Andrade who went over the Himalayas to Tibet where he founded a mission in 1625.
The Christian Discovery of Tibet
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 233,380. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Over the centuries Christian missionaries made their way east from Jerusalem through China. This reached a high point with the Portuguese in the 15th century. Jesuit missionaries accompanied the explorers as far as Japan and founded over 800 missions. This book ends with the astounding story of Padre António de Andrade who went over the Himalayas to Tibet where he founded a mission in 1625.
Pope to the Poor: The Life and Times of Pope Francis (Jorge Mario Bergoglio)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
On March 13, 2013, at 7:06 pm (Central European Time), white smoke was spotted rising from the chimney of the Sistine Chapel where the conclave was being held. It could only mean one thing -- a new pope had been chosen to lead the Catholic Church. Although many did not know the name of Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the Cardinal from Argentina, as he was not predicted to be the new pope by any of the ana
Qorq il-Pellegrin
Price: Free! Words: 13,690. Language: Maltese. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
An introduction to Ignatian spirituality for young people, in Maltese and English.
The Hesitant Warrior
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,620. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The death of a monk in a terrorist attack reignites a blood feud simmering since the days of the Crusades. Caught in the cross fire is Father Pete Farrell, a Navy seal turned Jesuit who is caught between his vows of peace and his oath to protect the innocent. His adversary, an Iraqi officer turned fanatic who killed his unit during Desert Storm. Hard to not make it personal. A fast paced thriller.
Even The Crazy Man Wept
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,790. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Keith Buckley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Even The Crazy Man Wept challenges the reader to see, in response to the genocide in Cambodia and its aftermath, compassion, sadness, love and righteous anger expressed by a remarkable man, Bob Maat, who shared his life with the poor during this time. The events and names in this book are real and form his reflections on 30 years of living with and caring for his neighbours.