Books tagged: monastic

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OFFICE OF THE DEAD
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,100. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Monasticism, medicine, and clinical psychology are far from boring in the contemporary Brother Cadfael type murderous adventure. OFFICE OF THE DEAD has just enough romance, spiritual conflict, and humor in it to warm, disturb, and jump start your heart. This is the first complete monastic mystery in a series where the characters develop and adventures move to various countries.
VIGILS from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Openness to letting life unfold resolves most mysteries sooner or later. It is the "later" part that is the real challenge in life, and monastic life is no exception. The schedule of a monastery revolves around the Liturgy of the Hours marking the various phases of the day and night. Danger and opportunity in Hong Kong have no such timetable, however. Book two in the series.
MORNING PRAYER from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The mystery team is at it again! This time the six good friends travel to the land of mystery and intrigue--Tibet--via Nepal and Bangkok. Having started their journey, but not even out of America yet, they are drawn into a search for an ancient Dorje--a scepter-like object used during Tibetan Buddhist prayer services. The Dorje quickly becomes the least of their challenges. Book three.
VESPERS Evening Prayer from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There is a fine line between spirituality and magic. One emerges from the depths of who we are, the other out of illusion. This distinction is pivotal in VESPERS: Evening Prayer from the Office of the Dead. The magical island of Kauai Hawaii provides a fragrant setting for readers to join Abbot Francis as he continues along his spiritual path in this fifth installment in the series.
NIGHT PRAYER from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A centuries-old cycle of fear and death spans China, Europe, and America, and it falls upon the shoulders of a simple Christian monk and his companions to break that spell. Sixteenth Century France bursts into life for Twenty-first Century Brother Francis O’Neil through ancient parchments that have mysteriously come into his hands in China—along with their dangerous legacy.