Books tagged: fundamentalism

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Once Without Dying
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three young woman of different faiths, Sheeawna-a Christian, Akilah-a Muslim and Mali-a Hindu support each other through heartaches, love affairs, abuses and struggles. They gain the courage to pursue a unifying force and common purpose with a mystic, a female rabbi, a Zennist and a follower of Native American spirituality. It is a powerful story of love, respect and honor.
The Courage of Your Faith, Volume 2
Series: Courage of Your Faith, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 51,020. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The US is what it is today because of men and women from our past who had the courage to take a stand for what they believed to be true. Courage of Your Faith is a collection of twelve short stories from our Baptist history. Each story sets the stage for a Bible study on an issue as relevant today as it was then. You will be challenged and surprised by what stands our forefathers took.
The True Sayings of Jesus: the Nazarene Paradigm
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Kabbalah & Mysticism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Time and the Christian Church have left us precious little of the Jewish Jesus but contrary to a popular misconception, what we do have forms a coherent philosophical whole that can be traced all the way from first century Judaism to modern Lurianic Kabbalah. For many people this book presents a radical idea, the unique profundity of the words of the Jesus of history.
The Devil of Economic Fundamentalism
Price: Free! Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Business
Thus, the rise and growth of economic fundamentalism has been, from historical standards, rather rapid taking hardly a few centuries. The think-tank of the world of economic fundamentalism has taken innumerable steps to strengthen their hold; they have paralysed the law, manoeuvred politics and administration, mar­ginalised religion, captured the media, remodelled social values, commercialised s
From Garden to High Place: A Parable of Faith, Philosophy, and Mental Illness
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
This little memoir recounts the author's spiritual journey from a deeply conservative Christianity to a Beautiful Orthodoxy. It relates his intellectual history, a long and winding path from parochialism to a Life of the Mind that he prays is well-thought, robust, nuanced, and tolerant. It tells of his struggle with mental illness. And it gives glimpses of lovely people in his life.
Religion and the Idea of God
Series: GOD MATTERS. Price: Free! Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics
In recent years religion has had bad press worldwide, but before rejecting all religion we should try to adopt a broader perspective. This ebook explores the nature of religion and the place and role of God in religion. It then looks at the origin and development of religion, and offers an overview of the benefits of religion. It closes with a consideration of the decline of organised religion.
Another Man's Stairs
You set the price! Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
Exile and cunning - isn't that what Joyce wished himself, the modern Wanderer, the new Ulysses? So it is with these three outcasts, training their 'tîtres de noblesse' behind them, as History gives them each a good kick in the pants.
Allah, Satan, Adam & She. A Qur'anic Creation Play in Five Acts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
Ahmed Achrati is a scholar of Islamic philosophy and ancient cultures. He teaches at Howard Community College in Columbia, MD.
Mightier than the Sword
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When cartoonist Charlie Ellis is stabbed in his studio, everybody suspects a political motive because of controversial cartoons he drew two years before. But Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is sceptical. Why didn't Charlie Ellis try to defend himself? How did the killer sneak past the police guard? And what is the connection between Charlie Ellis and 14 men who share his rather common name?
The Future of Fictions: An argument for and against tradition
Price: Free! Words: 16,290. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social, Essay » Literature
“The Future of Fictions” argues that the concept of tradition is broken but is too important to throw out. While criticising unquestioned, dogmatic traditions, this essay encourages the tradition of contemplation found in science, philosophy, and many faiths. Drawing on literature, philosophy, and religion, “The Future of Fictions” asks: When is tradition useful, and when should we tear it down?