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Wrongful Death by Jeremy Kester
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Religious
A short story about what happens to a soul after committing suicide. A young man, unsatisfied with his own life, kills himself. Upon entering the afterlife, he encounters God. But it isn't God who the young man truly has to answer to for his actions.
The Rabbi and the Vampire (A Short Story) by Darren Stein
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Horror » General(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Although Vampires are found in many cultures, this is a short story about the Jewish origins of the Vampire legend as found in the Torah and Talmud which has entered into literature. The information in this regard is factual, as was the treatment of the Jews I describe in the late Middle Ages, just before the advent of the European Enlightenment in the early 1800's.
Immaculate Misconception by Mark Stucky
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The mysterious Shroud of Turin has provoked controversy for centuries. Many believe it is the authentic burial cloth of Christ. Many believe it is a forgery. What if, however, there could be a final proof beyond any doubt that it was genuine? What if that proof went terribly, horribly wrong for us all? If you were told such a story by a barely glimpsed stranger, would you, should you, believe it?
Dear Communion of Saints: amusingly apt advice for foolish Christians by The Ironic Catholic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.75 from 8 reviews)
What if "Dear Abby" were a saint? The popular satire and parody website, The Ironic Catholic, takes all the foolish questions we stumbling Christians have offers them to the great Catholic saints, who provide tough-love wisdom, insight, and considerable humor.
Lucifer, God's beloved son by Chong Shipei
Price: Free! Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy(5.00 from 1 review)
Satan is the father of lies, but Lucifer is and always will be God's beloved son. Satan began to question himself and the evil that he had always be doing when he met a child who challenged him to repent from his wickedness.
Oblivion by Stephen Cote
Price: Free! Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Diotitus was a Greek god for about a week. Now, he lives in an apartment in the afterlife reserved for the unaffiliated. His neighbor, Tif, has given up and become a catatonic drooler. When conscious thought left her mind she had a burst of insight. Now, to save the afterwords, the gods expect Diotitus to finish Tif's thought.
Phone Calls From God by Stephen Cote
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Craig Henry is an atheist and he loves Tabitha Wolfe. Her mother, Christine Wolfe, is a devout Christian and thinks her daughter can do better. But, when Christine starts receiving phone calls from someone she believes is the Almighty, long hidden family secrets come to light.
The Islamic Egypt (Novelette) by Wael El-Manzalawy
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious
The Islamic politicians won the elections throughout Egypt. But they were a new and different generation of the Islamic politicians. Many previous Islamic politicians won their popularity through clash with the west. But the new politicians’ project was the Islamic Civilization based on the spiritual Islamic principles and the scientific Western Civilization.
A Letter From John: The Revelation by Andy Wilkinson
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Christian » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The apostle John had taken dictation from God before, but this time he challenged the content of what his master was telling him to write. His followers would surely think he had gone mad.
Communion Is a Kiss: A Short Story by TK Kenyon
Price: Free! Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Religious
Dr. Dante Petrocchi-Bianchi spends his days treating Alzheimer’s patients and studying God, but he whiles away his nights in Roman nightclubs, picking up different beautiful women. When he discovers that one of his conquests is his big game hunter boss’s new trophy wife, Dante’s wild lifestyle becomes dangerous. Will his treacherous games end in his murder, or can he stop playing sexual roulette?
The Garden (A Short Story) by Charles Sheehan-Miles
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Religious
In late Victorian England, anthropologist Sir Colin Scott Cross sets out to find the historical location of the Garden of Eden. An early short story by Charles Sheehan-Miles, author of the indie bestseller Republic: A Novel of America's Future.
A Thrill of Hope by Olivia Charles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2009 by Red Garter Press. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Romance » General
After Suzanne’s musician husband ran off with a groupie, she was left to raise her son, Ryan. A suggestion that Ryan sing in public brought out all of her mistrust of performers, for she was determined not to have Ryan exploited. Grant Powers knew Ryan’s voice would be a sensation and he hoped Suzanne would agree to his suggestion. Enjoy this contemporary inspirational short story.
Revolutionary, Vitro’s Journal by J Niessen
Series: LRD: Leave Religious Deceit, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Religious
Ever have a boss treat you so harshly, you fixated on revenge? Does it aggravate you when celebrities behave irresponsibly, while wasting away potential? Ever become so frustrated with a politician’s conduct, that you wished they’d drop off the face of the planet? I can answer yes to all these. I’ll share exactly what I did to eliminate these problems…and my efforts toward bettering society.
White Fire: Angels Flying from Holy Letters by Mitchell Chefitz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Religious
Allison, blocked from realizing her stories, visits her mentor Reuben, who takes her to his synagogue, opens a Torah scroll, and begins to read not from the Hebrew letters, but from the white space. "The Torah is written in letters of black fire on a background of white fire," he says. Within the stories he brings from the white fire she discovers the secrets needed to unlock her own stories.
The Lie by Jeremy Myers
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Redeeming Press. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When one billion people disappear from Earth, what explanation does the president provide? Is he telling the truth, or exposing an age-old lie? This short story contains his televised speech.
Why Jose Soliquez Mattered to God by Paul Corusoe
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious
Do you matter? Is your life significant? Find out in this story of a dying man from an ancient time who, when grieving over the loss of his only son, carelessly tosses a gold coin into the ocean and is drawn into the story behind the story.
Apex Magazine - Issue 12 by Jason Sizemore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2010 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This special "dark faith" themed issue features work by Catherynne M. Valente, Paul Jessup, and Jerry Gordon, along with a round table interview with Gary A. Braunbeck, Nick Mamatas, Catherynne M. Valente, and Jay Lake.
- Fiction > Literature > Literary
- Fiction > Inspirational
- Fiction > Christian > Short stories
- Fiction > Visionary & metaphysical
- Fiction > Humor & comedy > General
- Fiction > Thriller & suspense > General
- Fiction > Christian > General
- Fiction > Romance > General
- Fiction > Historical > Ancient
- Fiction > Science fiction > Short stories