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  • Download E-books The History of Magic PDF

    By Eliphas Levi

    First released in 1913, this vintage textual content is a useful resource booklet at the historical past and perform of magic and occultism. The contents contain: Magic of the Magi, Magic in historical Greece, the Kabalah, Primitive Symbolism, Mysticism, Oracles, Magical Monuments, Magic and Christianity, Pagan Magic, Kabalistic work and Sacred trademarks, Sorcerers, Magic and Freemasonry, the Illuminati, and extra. Illustrated.

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  • Download E-books Evening Thoughts: Reflecting on Earth as a Sacred Community PDF

    Among the modern voices for the Earth, none resonates like that of famous cultural historian Thomas Berry. His educating and writings have encouraged a generation’s puzzling over humankind’s position within the Earth group and the universe, engendering frequent severe acclaim and a documentary movie on his existence and work.

    This new selection of essays, from a number of years and events, expands and deepens principles articulated in his past writings and in addition breaks new flooring. Berry opens our eyes to the complete dimensions of the ecological predicament, framing it as a challenge of non secular imaginative and prescient. utilizing his bold erudition in cultural background, technological know-how, and comparative religions, he forges a compelling narrative of production and communion that reconciles glossy evolutionary considering and standard spiritual insights touching on our fundamental position in Earth’s society.

    While sounding an pressing alarm at our present issue, Berry conjures up us to reclaim our position because the awareness of the universe and thereby start to create a real partnership with the Earth neighborhood. With Evening Thoughts, this clever elder has lit one other beacon to guide us home.

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  • Download E-books NIV, Quest Study Bible: The Question and Answer Bible PDF

    By Zondervan

    "Let’s face it. The Bible may be difficult. Questions will usually spring to mind whereas you’re analyzing it. The NIV Quest research Bible anticipates those questions and offers you a number of interpretations by means of today’s such a lot depended on students. It addresses the typical, unusual, and infrequently confusing questions humans have approximately Scripture. The notes have been shaped via asking 1,000 readers for the questions that got here to brain as they learn the Bible. so that you may be convinced that the subjects addressed during this Bible might be correct to you.

    The NIV Quest research Bible solutions over 7,000 questions on the Bible and comprises approximately 350 articles via depended on students that deal with provocative questions appropriate to at the present time. You’ll additionally locate an improved topic index, a concordance, and a 16-page full-color map part. Passages that have been as soon as complicated becomes transparent with the insights of the NIV Quest research Bible.

    This variation comprises attractive instruments like:
    • Over 7,000 notes to elucidate perplexing passages • approximately 350 articles through most sensible students • publication introductions • Article index and increased topic index that can assist you quick locate the solutions you’re trying to find • Single-column Scripture textual content structure • Color-keyed verse numbers for fast connection with articles and sidebar notes • Over one hundred fifty two-color in-text charts, timelines, and maps • studying plans • Concordance • 16-page full-color map part • examining plans

    Find the solutions in your Bible questions with the NIV Quest examine Bible. Order your replica today.

    This Bible bargains supplemental info at the following issues: Aids, Abortion, Abuse, Abyss, habit, Adultery, Alcohol Use, Angels, Armageddon, Celibacy, selection, Covenant, construction, charge cards, Cults, Concubines, compelled hard work, Dancing, choice Making, Discrimination, Disrespect, Divorce, Temptation, tips, God’s Silence, Greed, Guardians, Homosexuality, proceedings, management, good fortune, deciding on a wife, psychological affliction, secret, average mess ups, Nightmares, Nudity, Occult, Perfection, Politics, Polygamy, Racism, Rape, Remarriage, Revival, Self, Submission, Suicide, Worship"

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  • Download E-books The Seven Storey Mountain PDF

    By Thomas Merton

    A modern day Confessions of Saint Augustine, The Seven Storey Mountain is likely one of the such a lot influential spiritual works of the 20 th century. This version comprises an creation through Merton's editor, Robert Giroux, and a notice to the reader by means of biographer William H. Shannon. It tells of the becoming restlessness of an excellent and passionate younger guy whose look for peace and religion leads him, on the age of twenty-six, to take vows in a single of the main not easy Catholic orders--the Trappist priests. on the Abbey of Gethsemani, "the 4 partitions of my new freedom," Thomas Merton struggles to withdraw from the area, yet simply after he has absolutely immersed himself in it. The Seven Storey Mountain has been a favourite of readers starting from Graham Greene to Claire sales space Luce, Eldridge Cleaver, and Frank McCourt. seeing that its unique booklet this undying non secular tome has been released in over twenty languages and has touched hundreds of thousands of lives.

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  • Download E-books A Gift of Wings PDF

    By Richard Bach

    As soon as in a new release a ebook, a imaginative and prescient, a author, catch the imagination  and feelings of thousands. Jonathan  Livingston Seagull was once the sort of publication. Richard Bach's distinctive imaginative and prescient back shines forth, touching with magic the drama of lifestyles in all its unlimited horizons. once more Richard Bach has written a masterpiece that can assist you contact that a part of your home  that is the sky.

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  • Download E-books Fragrant Palm Leaves: Journals, 1962-1966 PDF

    By Thich Nhat Hanh

    Top identified for his Buddhist teachings, Thich Nhat Hanh has lived in exile from his local Vietnam on account that 1966. those notable early journals demonstrate not just a lovely portrait of the Zen grasp as a tender guy, however the emergence of an exceptional poet and literary voice of Vietnam. From his years as a pupil and instructing assistant at Princeton and Columbia, to his efforts to barter peace and a greater existence for the Vietnamese, Fragrant Palm Leaves deals a sublime and profound glimpse into the center and brain of 1 of the world's such a lot liked religious academics.

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  • Download E-books Denial of the Soul: Spiritual and Medical Perspectives on Euthanasia and Mortality PDF

    By M. Scott Peck

    The writer of the line much less Traveled, the bestselling and such a lot influential e-book of psychiatric and religious guideline nowa days, now bargains a deeply relocating meditation on what euthanasia unearths in regards to the prestige of the soul in our age. Its trenchant and delicate remedy of the topic will outline our humanity for generations to come.

    From the Hardcover edition.

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  • Download E-books Astrology for Yourself: How to Understand And Interpret Your Own Birth Chart PDF

    By Douglas Bloch

    Astrology for Yourself is designed to introduce you to the language, paintings, and technological know-how of astrology via a chain of self-directed, program-learning routines that would actually provide help to write your individual chart interpretation. apart from supplying you a wealth of information approximately your beginning chart, Astrology for Yourself gives you to advertise own development and alter your life.

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  • Download E-books Misquoting Muhammad: The Challenge and Choices of Interpreting the Prophet's Legacy PDF

    "Misquoting Muhammad is a booklet I want I had the cash to shop for for all my neighbors and associates, since it offers readers with a advisor to Islamic suggestion that portrays it now not as a hard and fast entity yet as a fancy made of completely human machinations... eventually, Brown teaches an easy, if very important, lesson: Authenticity is elusive in faith, and those that declare it have a tendency to not be trying to find the reality yet greedy for power."
    — Pacific Standard

    Sometimes rumor, occasionally in keeping with truth and infrequently misunderstood, the tenets of Islamic legislation and dogma weren't set within the religion’s founding moments. They have been constructed, like in different international religions, over centuries through the clerical type of Muslim scholars.

    Misquoting Muhammad takes the reader again in time via Islamic civilization and strains how and why such controversies constructed, delivering an inside of view into how key and debatable elements of Islam took form. Misquoting Muhammad lays out how Muslim intellectuals have sought to stability cause and revelation, weigh technology and faith, and negotiate the everlasting truths of scripture amid transferring values.

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