Books tagged: parables

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The Jefferson Bible for the 21st Century!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The Bible has many modern versions, carefully translated into modern English. Derivative works almost never get that level of attention. Jefferson's chronological treatment of the Sermon on the Mount, Beatitudes, parables, and Lord's Prayer (and more) has helped many discover the core teachings of the historical Jesus.
City on a Hill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,730. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
This fourth book in the series combines two of Jesus' most profound teachings: The Unjust Judge and The Importunate Widow. Jeshua is laboring in Sepphoris, capital of Galilee, and is caught up in labor disputes, political intrigue and religious strife, and faces his most dangerous nemesis: the murderous king Herod Antipas. A gripping and illuminating continuation of this popular series.
The Kingdom of Heaven on Earth: Keys to the Kingdom of God in the Gospel of Matthew
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
THE KINGDOM OF HEAVEN IS HERE ON EARTH! Everywhere He went, Jesus preached it, taught it and demonstrated it by signs and wonders, healing the sick and setting spiritual captives free. He brought heaven to earth and taught His disciples how to do it, too. This book is a study of the nature and dynamics of the kingdom of Heaven on Earth, and how to live and operate effectively in its dominion.
Parable Wisdom: Spiritual Awakening in the Teachings of Jesus
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,210. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
The inner meaning of the parables of Jesus and their transformational wisdom for daily life are made accessible and applicable for every reader. This book features an in-depth examination of twenty parables and the teachings embedded in the stories and images, revealing their universal value for anyone seeking spiritual development.
Kingdom Concepts: Examining the Dynamics of Kingdom Living
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This second book of the life in the kingdom series is a book about Kingdom Concepts. We are a part of the Kingdom of God now and will be partakers of the glory of the Kingdom of God at Christ's return. Rejoice and be glad for the Kingdom of heaven belongs to you. Book 2 of 2.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
The Uncommon Sense of the Immortal Mullah Nasruddin: Stories, jests, and donkey tales of the beloved Persian folk hero
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
This entertaining and insightful retelling of more than 350 Mullah stories brings the famed Persian legend into the 21st Century. Storytellers, folklorists, Sufis, comedians, wisdom seekers, and everyone who loves to laugh will be enriched and enlightened by the timeless wit, inscrutable wisdom, and uncommon sense of humor of Mullah Nasruddin.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?