Books tagged: idolatry

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Thoughts II: Essays on the Intersection of Faith and Reason in the Modern World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Essay » Sociology
This book vigorously challenges and scrutinizes common thoughts about God, the Bible, and religion so that the contours of possibility are expanded and that mature, vetted beliefs may triumph. Readers will emerge from Thoughts II inspired by a new theological imagination and eager to cultivate novel ways of thinking.
Christians and Images: Early Christian Attitudes toward Images
You set the price! Words: 78,710. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book claims that the Hostility Theory (early Christians had no images since these were idols) is false. It argues that the Christian, artistic tradition is not the result of image-loving, Greek converts flooding into the Church, but is based on a biblical and theological tradition that is favorable to non-idolatrous images. The early Christians expressed their faith in word and image.
LES CHRÉTIENS ET LES IMAGES : Les attitudes envers l’art dans l'Église ancienne
You set the price! Words: 54,340. Language: French. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Cette étude cherche à savoir si les premiers chrétiens étaient hostiles aux images à cause du 2e commandement. Certains affirment qu'ils n'avaient pas d'images et qu'ils considéraient celles-ci comme des idoles. Ce livre s'oppose à ce point de vue et appuie la notion que la tradition chrétienne est ouverte à l'expression de la foi par les arts.
Swimming With Crocodiles: Lamenting Man’s Voluntary Insanity At The Precipice Of Eternity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Have you ever done something that when you got the question: "What were you thinking?" it was like a knife cutting through your body? The reason for the pain of that question is that the tormenting consequence of what you did was guaranteed. If for example a mouse decides to play hide-and-seek with a cat, he must consider the fact that he only needs to be found once and he will be a meal.
The Oneness of God
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
A "Black" perspective book of religious thought, dogma, thought provoking history and speculation that is sure to be the next BUZZ!!!
He Dared To Be God (aka Jehovah Wanyonyi)
Price: $1.10 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
We cannot be severally saved by the act of Christ’s death on the cross, but rather that we are saved by the divine application of that value when we singly believe. We cannot get saved by identifying with famous groups, well doing churches or cults. There is a fundamental principle of rational interconnectedness between man and God which was broken by the first Adam.
Enlighten the Path of Philosophy: Beginnings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Wisdom Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
A Biblical perspective on the rise and influence of Greek philosophy that shaped Western thought and reasoning, and on Christianity.
The Ten Commandments - A Commentary
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
The author is an Episcopal priest who has had a longstanding interest in the Jewish Roots of Christianity. This book on the Ten Commandments with commentary reflects that interest. The commentary draws upon Rabbinical sources and the author’s own reflections. In addition, pertinent Biblical stories are used to illustrate the Commandments.
How Gods Are Made
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
Have you ever wondered why there are so many religions in the world? Each one claims to be true, and attempts to affirm it by tales of miracles and books of wisdom. But they can't all be right, can they? ln this book, Daniel Clausen shows the origins of false religion and idolatry through the Bible, logic, and his personal experiences as a former occultist and cult leader.
The Book of Daniel Volume 1. Historical, Literary and Theological Perspectives. The Lives of the Wise in an Anti-God World
Series: The Book of Daniel 3 Volumes, Volume 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / Old Testament
This introductory work wrestles with central historical, literary and theological issues raised in the book of Daniel.