The Former Lives of Saints

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ISBN: 0998507725
Release Date: 2017-04-21
Number of pages: 108
Author: Damian Rucci
Publisher: Emp

Download and read online The Former Lives of Saints in PDF and EPUB Damian and Ezhno live across the country from each other and both work dead end night jobs. Every morning, they stare at the same rising sun and contemplate martyrdom for causes they haven't found yet. They want to be pure. They want to feel at home. They want the past to quit kneeing them in the groin. They aren't so sure about a future.


Butler s Lives of the Saints

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ISBN: 0814623883
Release Date: 1995
Number of pages: 333
Author: Alban Butler
Publisher: A&C Black

Download and read online Butler s Lives of the Saints in PDF and EPUB One of the most well-known and relied-upon reference works of all time has been updated and revised! The twelve volumes of the revised Butler's Lives of the Saints correspond to the months of the year; each volume contains entries on saints with feast days in that month.


The Sex Lives of Saints

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ISBN: 0812200721
Release Date: 2010-08-03
Number of pages: 224
Author: Virginia Burrus
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Download and read online The Sex Lives of Saints in PDF and EPUB Has a repressive morality been the primary contribution of Christianity to the history of sexuality? The ascetic concerns that pervade ancient Christian texts would seem to support such a common assumption. Focusing on hagiographical literature, Virginia Burrus pursues a fresh path of interpretation, arguing that the early accounts of the lives of saints are not antierotic but rather convey a sublimely transgressive "countereroticism" that resists the marital, procreative ethic of sexuality found in other strands of Christian tradition. Without reducing the erotics of ancient hagiography to a single formula, The Sex Lives of Saints frames the broad historical, theological, and theoretical issues at stake in such a revisionist interpretation of ascetic eroticism, with particular reference to the work of Michel Foucault and Georges Bataille, David Halperin and Geoffrey Harpham, Leo Bersani and Jean Baudrillard. Burrus subsequently proceeds through close, performative readings of the earliest Lives of Saints, mostly dating to the late fourth and early fifth centuries—Jerome's Lives of Paul, Malchus, Hilarion, and Paula; Gregory of Nyssa's Life of Macrina; Augustine's portrait of Monica; Sulpicius Severus's Life of Martin; and the slightly later Lives of so-called harlot saints. Queer, s/m, and postcolonial theories are among the contemporary discourses that prove intriguingly resonant with an ancient art of "saintly" loving that remains, in Burrus's reading, promisingly mobile, diverse, and open-ended.


The Lives of Saints

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ISBN: PRNC:32101067675023
Release Date: 1750
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Author: Charles Fell
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Mysteries Marvels and Miracles

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ISBN: 9780895558855
Release Date: 1997
Number of pages: 597
Author: Joan Carroll Cruz
Publisher: TAN Books

Download and read online Mysteries Marvels and Miracles in PDF and EPUB Blessed be God in His angels and in His saints! Includes hundreds of true stories of miraculous phenomena in the lives of the Saints: bilocation, levitation, multiplication of food, etc. Fascinating, hard to put down, and helpful to strengthen one’s faith. This world CANNOT be all there is -- and this book helps to make that truth more REAL to each one of us! An excellent gift book, suitable for all ages.


The Lives of Saints

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ISBN: BDM:13020100029961
Release Date: 1729
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The Lives of Saints

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Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 250
Author: Alban Butler
Publisher: Wyatt North Publishing, LLC

Download and read online The Lives of Saints in PDF and EPUB Lives of Saints includes hundreds of pages, but can conveniently fit in your E-Reader! Alban Butler (1710–1773) was an English Roman Catholic priest who wrote about religious leaders in the Catholic Church. Lives of Saints is Alban Butler’s best known work. Lives of Saints is a wonderful text which took Mr. Butler 30 years of studying to accomplish. Lives of Saints is the most comprehensive collection of biographies on church leaders over the centuries. Modern editions of Butler’s Lives, including this one, are split up by the month that each saint’s feast day falls within.


Butler s Lives of the Saints

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ISBN: 1557254222
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 311
Author: Bernard Bangley
Publisher: Paraclete Press (MA)

Download and read online Butler s Lives of the Saints in PDF and EPUB A new adaptation of Butler's multi-volume Lives of the Saints with modernized text for today's reader.


Sacred Biography in the Buddhist Traditions of South and Southeast Asia

Filename: sacred-biography-in-the-buddhist-traditions-of-south-and-southeast-asia.pdf
ISBN: 0824816994
Release Date: 1997
Number of pages: 366
Author: Juliane Schober
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

Download and read online Sacred Biography in the Buddhist Traditions of South and Southeast Asia in PDF and EPUB "Sacred Biography brings together the erudite scholarship of major scholars in the field who enhance our knowledge of Buddhism in South and Southeast Asia. The combination of thematic depth and theoretical sophistication makes this volume innovative reading for all scholars with comparative interests in the study of religion, history, and anthropology."--BOOK JACKET


THE LATTER DAY SAINTS MILLENIAL STAR

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ISBN: OXFORD:555009106
Release Date: 1852
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The Latter Day Saints Millennial Star

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082159025
Release Date: 1871
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Philosophy of Religion

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ISBN: 9781135703295
Release Date: 2013-10-15
Number of pages: 384
Author: Roy W. Perrett
Publisher: Routledge

Download and read online Philosophy of Religion in PDF and EPUB First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


My Sisters the Saints

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ISBN: 9780770436506
Release Date: 2012-10-30
Number of pages: 240
Author: Colleen Carroll Campbell
Publisher: Image

Download and read online My Sisters the Saints in PDF and EPUB A poignant and powerful spiritual memoir about how the lives of the saints changed the life of a modern woman. In My Sisters the Saints, author Colleen Carroll Campbell blends her personal narrative of spiritual seeking, trials, stumbles, and breakthroughs with the stories of six women saints who profoundly changed her life: Teresa of Avila, Therese of Lisieux, Faustina of Poland, Edith Stein of Germany, Mother Teresa of Calcutta, and Mary of Nazareth. Drawing upon the rich writings and examples of these extraordinary women, the author reveals Christianity's liberating power for women and the relevance of the saints to the lives of contemporary Christians.


Lives of the Improbable Saints

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ISBN: 0232529558
Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 192
Author: Richard Coles
Publisher: Darton Longman and Todd

Download and read online Lives of the Improbable Saints in PDF and EPUB From St Fillan of Munster, patron saint of the mentally ill, who read by the light of his miraculously glowing arm, to Santa Lucia, who tore out her eyes to dismiss the lascivious attentions of her would-be husband, here are nearly two hundred classic stories of the saints of Christian legend.Richard Coles, former half of 80s pop duo The Communards, now a Church of England priest and presenter of Radio 4’s Saturday Live, has collected these wonderful tales from around the world. Despite their bizarre, colourful and sometimes grotesque stories, many of these saints are still celebrated and prayed to today.Every page illustrated by cartoonist Ted Harrison, giving the book a saintly Horrible Histories feel.


Healing Your Past Lives

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ISBN: 159179823X
Release Date: 2010-11-01
Number of pages: 96
Author: Roger J. Woolger
Publisher: Sounds True

Download and read online Healing Your Past Lives in PDF and EPUB Could our memories of past-life experiences offer a key to unlocking the mysteries and questions we struggle with today? According to Dr. Roger Woolger, the answer is yes—and anyone can learn to explore these extraordinary memories to retrieve valuable healing insights. With Healing Your Past Lives, Woolger gathers together an astonishing two decades of research that he has conducted with hundreds of patients, to offer a clear account of past lives—including many specific techniques to begin investigating them. Readers join Woolger to discover: How past-life memories can help resolve cases of depression, anxiety, and other inexplicable symptoms World teachings and clinical evidence on past lives Six guided past-life practices on CD, and much more