Books tagged: opus dei

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The Fraternity of the Stone: An Espionage Thriller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,060. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Drew MacLane is a star agent in Scalpel, an organization named for its purpose: precise surgical removal. Assassination. Then MacLane decides to stop killing. He withdraws and retreats to a monastery, where for six years he lives the life of a hermit. But then someone tracks him down, leaving a trail of bodies. Someone who knows all about him - and will stop at nothing to destroy him.
O homem que sabia perdoar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 14, 2013 by Francisco Faus, Jr. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership
Um homem havia perdido vários parentes, assassinados durante a Guerra Civil espanhola por milícias do grupo republicano. Estava desconsolado, e queria erguer no local do assassinato – um cruzamento de estradas – uma grande cruz, como memória do crime ali cometido. Entendia-o como um ato de justiça: não deixar cair no esquecimento a barbárie promovida contra os seus familiares.
Los gendarmes de Dios. El Opus Dei, la cara intolerante de la iglesia Católica
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,600. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
El Opus Dei está presente en numerosos países, tiene ramificaciones empresarias, educativas y políticas. Sus miembros encarnan lo mas conservador del pensamiento religioso y se consideran "elegidos". Este trabajo brinda un perfil tanto de su fundador como de la organización misma y se constituye en una valiosa herramienta para arribar a la verdad.
Road to Gethsemane
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Magdalene and Eden are two victimized women. In a chance meeting the two realize they have one thing in common - the same man. A decision is made to free themselves of the tyranny of the puppet masters. But on the road to Gethsemane who will lose their way?
To Africa with a Dream
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,840. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Boissevainbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
In the late 1950s, Opus Dei sought to begin apostolic work in Africa. A group of young women from various countries moved to Kenya with the aim of starting a school, one open to women of all races and beliefs, the first of its kind. Olga Marlin, who was one of those young women, tells the story of how the women’s faith in their mission was sustained despite obstacles and ultimately bore fruit.
Mons. Juan Larrea Holguín. La amistad, la universidad y la investigación
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,280. Language: Spanish. Published: June 1, 2015 by Universidad de Los Hemisferios (Quito, Ecuador). Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
El libro contiene el semblante de académico e investigador del mejor y más prolífico jurista ecuatoriano de todos los tiempos. Abre con un ensayo sobre la amistad, la música y los filósofos que muestra su afable personalidad. Siguen las anécdotas de su vida universitaria y su visión de la academia. Cierra con una narración cuasipolicíaca donde Larrea cuenta cómo descubrió el cuerpo del Presidente.