Meadow MacKenna understands the rebel desire to throw off the yoke of King George, but is freedom possible? Will liberty apply to Negroes, to Quakers, to Jews--to Irish Catholics like her? Or will majority rule serve the majority? She cannot commit to such a cause. But neither can she prevent the war from claiming the souls of her father and the man she loves.
Beyond the Rapids is the award-winning true story of Ukrainian pastor Alexei Brynza and his wife, Valentina, who endured persecution in a culture that was hostile to their faith as they struggled to raise their four children as believers. This inspiring story gives hope and encouragement to anyone striving to feel God's love despite difficulties and trials.
Whatever the debatable benefits of our national childhood immunization program, the Karmic cost in ongoing, unrepentant, intentionally-inflicted animal suffering is mindbogglingly, exponentially higher. From a vegetarian Buddhist perspective, childhood immunization represents a spiritual abomination of unimaginable proportions. … A free full chapter excerpt from "Zo-Zen" by Harold Zo.
An action-packed Science Fiction Novel that will move you and change your outlook on mankind and more! Lee Duran has brought this book from the future to deliver a message that could save us from our own destruction. Written in a language that can be easily understood. No need to have an "advanced English" in order to enjoy it.
Gorkhalis (people of Nepali origins, mostly Hindus and Mahayani Buddhists) have lived in Myanmar since the late 1800s. They came with the British Army and fought through the World Wars, then stayed on in the aftermath. This essay explores some of the recent conflict created by newly converted Hinayana Buddhists who are trying to convert faith-based communities to their own religious ideology.
Race, Ethnicity, and US Demographics discusses the demographics of the US from the perspective of race and ethnicity. Distinguish the terms of race and ethnicity along with racial versus ethnic groups. The demographics of the US would change rapidly from the time of the late 19th century. This change expects to continue into the year as is pointed out in the text 2050.
The correspondence between Selina, Countess of Huntingdon, the Methodist sponsor, and her distant cousin George Washington in the 1780s shaped American immigration policy, the Westward Expansion, attitudes towards slavery and Native American rights, and religious pluralism. This is its history, in context.
The Second Volume of the Shroud Saga- the sequel to the Blood of the Shroud. The child created from the Shroud of Turin, Jesse Rothfuss, becomes a world famous Christian evangelist. Jesse's popularity and fame build to such an extent that he sets his sights on another goal- running for the Presidency of the United States. Conservative Jesse runs against an ultra-liberal, socialist incumbent.
Fast-forward to the year 2042, Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. It is a time of invisible suits, designer babies, the new nation of Texas and Sal Grimaldi, the pistol-packing saint of the Underground Church.
Mary Dyer was the first woman in America executed for her religious beliefs, but her death started a revolution no one could stop. Learn how this humble Quaker woman brought religious freedom to the colonies and became an international civil rights hero.