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Samson and Delilah- WORST. STORY. EVER. by William Hrdina
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious(5.00 from 1 review)
I don't know if you've ever read this story in the bible- but man- it sucks!
The Temple by Sean Sullivan
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Easier by far to smile and agree / To fabricate and nod / Than declare oneself sovereign and free / From a manufactured god / But it’s stood the test of man and time / The pinnacle of reason, rhyme / The greater height - the harder climb
Satan's Plea by Nelson Lowhim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The battle between good and evil, God and Satan. But is everything we know about this struggle a matter of propaganda? Satan, Lucifer, the Devil, Shaytan sure thinks so. In this letter he tries to convince the human race, you, of his intentions.
A Matter of Faith by F Hampton Carmine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Religious
Science and Religion have been at war with each other for centuries if not millenia. This short story examines this struggle through the eyes of John, a scientist. He discovers definitive proof of the evolution of life billions of years ago only to have all proof lost in a natural disaster. Or was it natural? Did God intervene? Did local people intervene? How can he rationalize his experience?
The one who stood against Shiva and other stories by Siddhesh Kabe
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What did Bhisma had to say about Krishna before the Mahabharata war? Why did Shiva get defeated by hands of a child? Do you know what the snake mother had to teach before the Gods were born? Read these and three more classic moments from Indian mythology and one special bonus story about Hanuman from Thai Ramayana in my upcoming story digest.
Millstone City by S. P. Bailey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by Zarahemla Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Elder Carson works as a Mormon missionary in Olinda, an ancient city on the northeastern coast of Brazil. One night, he sneaks out to call his girlfriend and witnesses a gang hit. Now a suspect in a murder investigation, cops and drug traffickers have taken an interest in him, and for reasons that have nothing to do with religion. For this missionary, the "best two years" may also be his last.
I Can Do Anything by Ron Aylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Coming of age(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Connor Anthony Michael Holbook is an autistic twenty-four year old who, works stuffing envelopes for an Atlanta insurance company, knows all the Zip Codes used by the United States and its territories, is a tea connoisseur, loves to read, is searching for God, and is now writing a book to prove that he can do anything!
The Boy Who Would Be Jesus by David C. Green
You set the price! Words: 5,210. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
You know how it is: you've moved house, started at a new school, and nobody believes you're the Son of God. Follow The Boy's journey as he learns who he is and who his friends really are.
Hail Mary: A Short Story by Amanda Linehan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bill just can't stay away. Every day he opens the doors, walks down the aisle, and lights his candle. Then he talks to her. Does she hear him? Will she talk back? He's not sure, but he knows one thing. He'll wait until she does.
Schauungtown Chronicles Part 1:The Bible Peddler by Frederick Meekins
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
What happens when the Community rather than God is the focus of worship?
Hallowed Be Thy Name by Erich Anderson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 168,670. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Faithless, pill-popping Rev. Jack Clark has a road-rage accident that threatens not just his own impious life, but the coalition of megachurches whose pronouncement of an impending Rapture has taken on a profitable life of its own. Meanwhile, two death row prison guards decide to create their own religious movement around a convicted serial killer.
The Do-Over by Evan Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Death is not the end--however badly Jeanette Winters wishes it was. Accompanied by Rupert, her angelic guide, Jeanette must journey through her past to correct mistakes and preserve her eternal soul. From Evan Fuller, author of Mutt & Stray, comes a scathingly scathing satirical novelette that will appeal to fans of Douglas Adams & Terry Pratchett.
The Devil Horns Toss by Avnirvana Bonovika
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
A young bassist in a metal band must deal with one of the biggest misconceptions about hard rock and heavy metal by defeating the devil
Double Helix Crucifix by Jeffrey R. Westen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
When greed and faith collide, two powerful men and a beautiful televangelist construct a plan to gain control of the world’s dwindling oil reserves by creating a clone of Jesus to lead America in a new Crusade. But unknown to them, a second clone is born far from their guidance to a young Hispanic woman who hides away the child she believes is Christ incarnate.
Transitions by Hallett German
Series: Free Short Stories · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books · Spiritual-Minded. Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
This second edition includes extensive revisions. It includes a new story. Each day we find ourselves in a state of imbalance in a world of impermanence, These new traditional Buddhist-inspired stories talk about various ways to right ourselves when there is no ground under us.
The Secret Sacrament by John Shiloh
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
The Secret Sacrament follows the spiritual path of a young college student who is destined for greatness. John Michael comes across a family secret that has deep implications that effect the entire world. Follow John on a path that's filled with unexpected turns, deceit, treachery and discovery.
The Eden Covenant by MaryAnn Ball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,620. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by BOOKS YOU CAN TRUST Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
Are you ready for the latter days? In her latest novel, noted author, MaryAnn Ball, tales us on a journey toward that point long prophesied. Join the Carver family as Ms. Ball incorporates so much of these troubling times into her story as the family comes to grips with the dangers that lie ahead, in their quest to be not only prepared, but unified.
Traditional Gravity by Stephen Armstrong
Price: Free! Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Evan Chambers struggles to answer one question: does life have any meaning? Will he find his life's purpose as he navigates the maze of his religious family, the return of a high school love interest and the death of his grandfather? Or is he stuck in an endless cycle of disappointment?
The Rabbi, the Vampire, and the Mitzvot by Jamie McNabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
(SHORT STORY) Some people have life-and-death problems. Simeon Black faces an undeath and dead-death problem. Simeon is a vampire, recently and unwilling turned. He must drink blood to live, well, to undie, but he is also an observant Jew. The mitzvot forbid ingesting blood. They also forbid suicide, so that's no way out, either. In desperation, Simeon turns to Rabbi Michael Rosenbaum for help.
Desert Prayer by Gail F. Nalven
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
A young boy is abducted by his father and brought to the headquarters of a cult, but with the help of local citizens, his own intelligence, and Cantor Shoshana Goldberg, he lives to see his Bar Mitzvah.