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God is a Great Underground River
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
John Mabry's essays, articles, homilies, and "Deep Ecumenism" magazine columns are collected here, contrasting and illuminating the wisdom of various faith traditions,
What Is the Biblical Love We Are to Display towards Others?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016 by Misti Wolanski. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
Words can have one nuance when translated and another when read a generation (or ten) later. Meanings change over time. So what is the Bible actually saying when commanding to love our neighbors? Commenters tend to speak as if the action ("love") is so clear and self-evident that it needn't be explained, letting the term be redefined by folks who want it to mean something else. Let’s fix that.
Heretics, Mystics & Misfits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Blasphemy, Heresy & Apostasy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
The history of Christianity if filled with misfits. This collection of sermons introduces us to heretics and mystics from the very earliest church to the present day, including the Gnostics, Origen, Julian of Norwich, Michael Servitus, Emanuel Swedenborg, Soren Kierkegaard, Madame Blavatsky, Teilhard de Chardin and many, many more.
God Has One Eye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,350. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Mystics are not popular amongst the orthodox of any religion. In fact, almost every one of the religious leaders who founded world religions began their careers as mystics who spoke about what they had seen, and were promptly declared heretics. Just think of the Buddha, of Jesus, or of Muhammad. All of them were heretics, all of them were mystics, and all of them changed the way we view reality.
Full Flame 2: Unconditional Love
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 121,580. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2015 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Here is another compendium of Sai, covering almost every aspect of Sai Bhagawan – from the biographical to the metaphysical and philosophical – for the enjoyment and edification of even the common reader. Several authors here recount Sai experiences of earlier decades, beginning with the ‘40s. Each of these articles takes up some aspect of the mission, such as education, health, divinity, etc.
Spiritual Evolution: From Flint Stones to Civil Tones
Price: Free! Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"Spiritual Evolution: From Flint Stones to Civil Tones" is a book of 19 essays that illuminate the role of the spiritual fruit in shaping civilization. Here are some titles from the book; "The Stone Age: An Era of Realization and Knitters," "Self Preservation and the Spiritual Fruit," "Evolution: Are You Left Behind?" and "The Essentials of the Eternal Spirit'"
Baptism by Immersion in Water and in the Spirit of God
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Rituals & Practice / Sacraments, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Why does true baptism have two parts? Why must we be baptized by water and by fire? What is baptism by fire? What good is baptism by water alone? Which church has the proper authority to baptize? What covenant do we make at baptism? This short talk answers some simple yet important questions regarding our walk in life and our entrance into Heaven.
Handbook for the Holy Warrior
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
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A guide to the world and how it should be viewed according to my avatar; the Ka'Hin Deijin Jaduro, Arch-Monk of the Deijori. Category is changed to essay from poetry, but in my personal opinion it really is a manifesto of sorts.
If Christ had not Suffered
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
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If Jesus Christ had not suffered for our sins, what would be our message today? The question is simple and profound. The answer is also simple yet profound. For those who take the time to ponder and explore the question, a surprising host of detailed scriptural references addressing this topic awaits them. One way to understand the importance of something is to consider its opposite.
Fruit Amidst The Thorns: 40 Prized Essays
Price: Free! Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
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“Fruit Amidst the Thorns” is a book of 40 essays about living a positively charged life while experiencing unwanted and undesirable circumstances.
A Primer for Individual In Community
Series: First course on the Category-Based Nested Forms. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
This 5600 word primer is the third in a series on the category based nested forms. A nested form model for “the presence underlying the word ‘religion’” may be constructed of three tiers. These are labeled A (for firstness), B (for secondness) and C (for thirdness). Each tier contains an interscope. The interscope for the first tier, the individual in community, is presented here.
O Medo Segundo uma Perspectiva Cristã
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 157,760. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 16, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
A sociedade actual de produção e consumo não só não erradicou o medo, como o acrescentou desmesuradamente. Este flagelo não poupa ninguém e por isso a sua análise deve merecer o interesse de cada um de nós.
Sri Aurobindo and the Logic of the Infinite
Price: Free! Words: 105,710. Language: American English. Published: December 3, 2014 and represented by Auro e-Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
About this book, the author, Rod Hemsell says, “Most of these essays were collected in 2003, a few recent ones have been added to this edition in the sections on philosophy and mantra, but obviously the earliest already contain the same basic insights that underlie the more systematic studies that I have done since 2008, after reading Sri Aurobindo for forty years.”
Dearly Departed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
This is a book on true actual life experiences of life after death and spiritual encounters.
Atheism & Fraud: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
A refutation of Extant Dodo Productions: Top 25 Creationist Fallacies, a puff piece for Darwinism with a strong atheist undercurrent. The video uses clips of creationists: Kent Hovind, Kirk Cameron, Ray Comfort, Michael Behe, John Pendleton, Lee Strobel, and others. The opinions are mine and not those cited in the video. No contact with those criticized was made by the author.
Consolatio. Pocieszenie dla Magdy
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 45,630. Language: Polish. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Książka porusza problematykę cierpienia w życiu ludzkim, dla którego człowiek domaga się wyjaśnienia, i to nie tylko po to, aby je zrozumieć, ale też aby móc je godnie znosić. Zadaniem filozofii jest dostarczyć tego wyjaśnienia.
Primum philosophari, deinde vivere
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: Polish. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
„Primum philosophari, deinde vivere” to dewiza postawy duchowej, zgodnie z którą człowiek będąc wolną istotą rozumną powinien dążyć do poznania Prawdy o sobie i o życiu, aby móc osiągnąć swą możliwą do osiągnięcia wielkość. WYDANIE 2
Miara wiarygodnosci
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: Polish. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Wydanie 2, poprawione i uzupełnione Miara wiarygodności jest szkicem, który ma rozwiać naiwną wiarę w osiągnięcie stanu oświecenia czy posiadania wiedzy bez wysiłku oraz bez pełnego poświęcenia życia osobistego i gorliwego zaangażowania w życie duchowe.
Divine Irony: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / General
Divine irony shown through biblical citations. The premise accepts that God can be ironic and that this is plain if not manifestly glaring in the scriptures. Irony is not always obvious but can be discerned by context and logic.
What is Your Answer for the Purpose of Your Existence?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
In What is Your Answer for the Purpose of Your Existence?, the author gives remembrances of a life search for an answer—by herewith humbly offering some pathways you may accept as possible to you, for your perusal and pursuit where they pertain to your mind.