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G.E.M. Anscombe and the Catholic Intellectual Tradition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Essays on one of the most provocative and highly regarded philosophers, examining her thoughts on personhood, the soul, the will, and the doctrine of double effect; an exploration of her lasting impact not only on philosophy, but on the Catholic intellectual tradition.
Witchcraft
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
"These pages must stand for what they are-a brief account of the history of that perverted way of the soul which we call magic, and with the reaction against it. No one will derive any knowledge of initiation from this book. I have not wished to titillate or to thrill; so far as I can manage it, this is history, and accurate history."
He Came Down from Heaven and The Forgiveness of Sins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
These two long essays make up, with The Descent of the Dove, Charles Williams' principal theological writing. With these books and with The Figure of Beatrice the reader is as fully equipped as possible for studying the religious thought of this brilliant poet, novelist, essayist and historian.
The Image of the City (and Other Essays)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,370. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
When Charles Williams died in 1945 there remained to us of his work, besides his published books and those which he had in preparation for the press, a number of essays which had appeared in periodicals and elsewhere, many of which contain important statements of his ideas. A selection of these is printed here.
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,
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.
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.
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.”
Superstitious Christianity
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Don't be fooled by the title. Australian author Hannah Boland is a faithful servant of Jesus. But having lost a second full-term baby in 2013, Hannah was forced to face the deep, often unanswered questions of the Christian faith. To do this, she sought the counsel of three Godly mentors in a quest for more than just trite answers, the result is described as "an unequaled apologetic". (D Smith)
THE ESSENTIALS OF MYSTICISM “AND OTHER ESSAYS”
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,910. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
An enduring collection of articles that shows how we can unite practical concerns with a spiritual dimension in relation to God. These essays are an extension of her work dealing with the theory and practice of mysticism and the lives and works of mystics such as Plotinus, Julian of Norwich and contemporaries such as Frenchman Charles Peguy.
Seek Find Be Light
Price: Free! Words: 113,200. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Essays
Compassionate, insightful and thought-provoking essays on the spiritual journey and the search for answers to life's most meaningful questions.