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The Covenant - On the Origin of the Abrahamic Faith, by Means of Deification
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,260. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This historical essay takes readers back to the Bronze Age, some 3,500 years ago, at a time when men of power were viewed as living gods. Using sociology, anthropology and etymology, it asks pertinent questions and dissects the biblical Covenant to explore an innovative and thought provoking interpretation that exposes this story like never before.
RELIGIOUS ZIONIZM OF RAV KOOK
Price: Free! Words: 29,490. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Orthodox, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
This book is an abridged version of the book Rav Kook, the Man and his Teaching by Pinchas Polonsky, published by Machanaim in 2006. It was the first publication in Russian on the fundamental tenets of Religious Zionism, and about Rav Kook.
A Journey Through Ephesus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,850. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Paul’s Letters, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Ephesus was one of the most influential cities in the Roman Empire. It also served as a base of operations for the Apostle Paul’s ministry to Asia Minor. So when Paul wrote Ephesians, he wrote to a city that he knew would influence the entire region. The Greco-Roman culture of the city emerges when we understand Paul’s purpose and audience in this comprehensive study of the book of Ephesians.
How History Created the Bible
Price: Free! Words: 20,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
History has two parents: the story and the interpretation. Unfortunately, the Bible started with the interpretation and made the story fit the narrative. Supported by archaeology and non-biblical sources, in his book, ‘How History Created the Bible’, author, Antonio Sebastian, looks at the events which shaped the men, who created history and wrote the Bible.
Who Cares About the Palestinians?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Who cares about the Palestinian Arabs? The past century in Palestinian history has certainly not been a walk in the park. This book will examine how the Palestinians have been influenced by the events of the past 130 years. What did the massive Jewish immigration of the 1880s mean to the Arab residents? Why did many Palestinian Arabs become refugees when the State of Israel was declared in 1948?
Ten Essential Words
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel
Can the relevancy of the Christian faith and the answers to so many complex questions we face today be as simple as getting back to some of the basic tenants of the faith? This book attempts to reclaim the original intent of the Ten Commandments given in their ancient context and brings them forward as a healthy and relevant way to live in today’s world. The answers may surprise you.
The "Al-Aksa Is in Danger" Libel: The History of a Lie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,340. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Israel, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Islamic militancy
The modern blood libel "Al-Aksa is in danger," referring to the Al-Aksa Mosque on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, originated in the days of Grand Mufti Haj Amin al-Husseini, ally of Hitler, and is propagated today by Sheikh Raed Salah, Hamas, Hizbullah, Iran, and many others in the Muslim world. This lie has come to be regarded as unalloyed truth by millions in the Muslim world.