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90 Devotions for Kids in Matthew. Life-Changing Values from by AIO Team

By AIO Team

The moment in a chain of 4 "90 Devotions" books from the writers of Adventures in Odyssey, those devotionals offer a enjoyable option to train young ones approximately God's note and make the truths of the Bible obtainable at a tender age.

Based at the publication of Matthew, the ninety devotions during this quantity may help commence young ones on a course towards standard time by myself with God, in addition to supply a valid biblical source for fogeys to exploit as they have interaction with their youngsters and spend time jointly as a kinfolk, interpreting and studying scripture-based truths.

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Entrepreneurship in the Catholic Tradition by Anthony G. Percy

By Anthony G. Percy

Entrepreneurship within the Catholic culture is a theological and old exploration of the therapy of entrepreneurship, enterprise, and trade within the instructing of the Roman Catholic Church. relocating from Scriptural exegesis to fashionable papal social encyclicals, Anthony G. Percy exhibits how Catholic educating had constructed profound insights into the last word which means of entrepreneurship and trade and invested it with theological, philosophical, and monetary that means that surpasses many traditional spiritual and secular interpretations. Entrepreneurship is illustrated as being as a lot a possible contributor to all-round essential human flourishing because it is to monetary progress and improvement. during this experience, Entrepreneurship within the Catholic culture demanding situations the stereotype of the Catholic Church having a unfavorable view of financial liberty and the associations that increase its productiveness. in its place we find a convention within which first millennium theologians, medieval scholastics, and smooth Catholic thinkers have concept heavily and at size in regards to the personality of unfastened firm and its ethical and advertisement importance.

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3-Minute Devotions for Boys. 90 Exciting Readings for Men by Glenn Hascall

By Glenn Hascall

Even energetic boys could make 3 mins for God's Word—especially while it is offered in a enjoyable, attractive package deal like 3-Minute Devotions for Boys. Created only for men a long time eight to twelve, this booklet bargains ninety readings that talk on to the pursuits, wishes, and goals of those "men less than construction"—with lots of enjoyable references to activities, games, machines, and all these issues that boys get pleasure from. In 3 mins' time, boys can 1) reflect on a correct scripture choice; 2) learn a devotional that explains God's be aware in gentle of what boys event in existence; and three) learn a prayer designed to assist them jump-start a talk with God. 

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Greek Philosophers as Theologians by Adam Drozdek

By Adam Drozdek

Recommendations of God offered by way of Greek philosophers have been considerably varied from just like the divine of renowned faith and point out a pretty refined theological mirrored image from the very inception of Greek philosophy. This publication provides a finished background of theological considered Greek philosophers from the Presocratics to the early Hellenistic interval. focusing on perspectives about the attributes of God and their effect on eschatological and moral concept, Drozdek explains that theology was once of paramount significance for all Greek philosophers even within the absence of simply theological or spiritual language.

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Arius: Heresy and Tradition by Rowan Williams

By Rowan Williams

Arius is greatly thought of to be Rowan Williams's magnum opus. lengthy out of print and not sooner than to be had in paperback, it's been newly revised. This extended and up-to-date variation marks an incredible publishing occasion. Arianism has been known as the "archetypal Christian heresy" since it denies the divinity of Christ. In his masterly exam of Arianism, Rowan Williams argues that Arius himself used to be really a devoted theological conservative whose problem used to be to shield the unfastened and private personality of the Christian God. His "heresy" grew out of an try and unite conventional biblical language with radical philosophical rules and methods and was once, from the beginning, concerned with problems with authority within the church. hence, the trouble of the early fourth century used to be not just concerning the doctrine of God but in addition concerning the relatives among emperors, bishops, and "charismatic" lecturers within the church's decision-making. during his dialogue, Williams increases the important wider questions of the way heresy is outlined and the way yes forms of traditionalism rework themselves into heresy. Augmented with a brand new appendix within which Williams interacts with major scholarship considering the fact that 1987, this publication offers interesting studying for an individual drawn to church heritage and the improvement of Christian doctrine.

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The City of God by Augustine of Hippo

By Augustine of Hippo

One of many nice cornerstones within the background of Christian philosophy, the town of God offers an insightful interpretation of the advance of contemporary Western society and the beginning of so much Western inspiration. Contrasting earthly and heavenly cities--representing the omnipresent fight among solid and evil--Augustine explores human background in its relation to all eternity. In Thomas Merton's phrases, "The urban of God is the autobiography of the Church written via the main Catholic of her nice saints."

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The Road to Assisi: The Essential Biography of St. Francis

Initially released in French in 1894, Sabatier’s used to be the 1st sleek biography of Francis of Assisi. It used to be a global bestseller, and in 2003 while this re-creation was once first released, it back bought greater than 60,000 copies and used to be a variety of historical past e-book Club.

This new one hundred and twentieth anniversary version incorporates a dozen extra annotations and a brand new preface by means of the editor, placing Sabatier’s influential paintings into its ancient context, exhibiting why it's nonetheless the main crucial lifetime of the saint.

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Paul Tillich, Carl Jung and the Recovery of Religion by John P. Dourley

By John P. Dourley

Is faith a favorable truth on your existence? If no longer, have you ever misplaced whatever via forfeiting this size of your humanity?

This publication compares the theology of Tillich with the psychology of Jung, arguing that they have been either considering the restoration of a legitimate non secular feel for modern tradition. Paul Tillich, Carl Jung and the restoration of Religion explores intimately the diminution of the human spirit in the course of the lack of its touch with its local non secular depths, an issue on which either spent a lot in their operating lives and energies.

Both Tillich and Jung paintings with a naturalism that grounds all faith on tactics local to the man or woman. Tillich does this in his efforts to get better that time at which divinity and humanity coincide and from which they differentiate. Jung does this by way of picking out the archetypal subconscious because the resource of all religions now operating towards a non secular sentiment of extra common sympathy. This e-book identifies the dependence of either on German mysticism as a standard ancestry and concludes with a mirrored image on how their joint point of view may perhaps impact spiritual schooling and the relation of faith to technology and technology.

Throughout the ebook, John Dourley seems to be again to the roots of either men's principles approximately mediaeval theology and Christian mysticism making it excellent analyzing for analysts and lecturers within the fields of Jungian and non secular studies.

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Silence and the Word: Negative Theology and Incarnation by Oliver Davies, Denys Turner

By Oliver Davies, Denys Turner

Adverse theology or apophasis--the concept that God is healthier pointed out by way of what we won't find out about him, when it comes to "absence", "otherness", "difference"--has been influentiual in sleek Christian suggestion, resonating because it does with secular notions of absence, otherness and distinction constructed in contemporary continental philosophy. top Christian thinkers now supply quite a number vital new views in this culture, either ancient and modern, to teach how a size of negativity has characterised not just conventional mysticism yet such a lot different types of Christian notion through the years.

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Biology and Christian Ethics (New Studies in Christian by Stephen R. L. Clark

By Stephen R. L. Clark

This stimulating and wide-ranging e-book mounts a profound enquiry into the most urgent questions of our age, by means of studying the connection among organic technology and Christianity. The historical past of organic discovery is explored from the viewpoint of a number one thinker and ethicist. What impact should still smooth organic concept and perform have on Christian realizing of ethics? How a lot of that thought and perform may still Christians advocate? To what quantity can "nature" set our criteria? Professor Clark takes a reasoned examine organic thought considering that Darwin and argues that an orthodox Christian philosophy is best capable of accommodate the reality of such conception than is this sort of revolutionary, meliorist interpretation of Christian doctrine that's frequently provided because the correctly "modern" alternative.

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