Download Heart Of The West by O Henry PDF

By O Henry

The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction assortment is a special set of brief tales, poems and novels from the overdue nineteenth to early twentieth centuries. From stories of affection, existence and heartbreaking loss to funny tales of ghost encounters, those volumes captivate the imaginations of readers old and young. integrated during this assortment are a number of dramatic and lively poems that ponder the mysteries of existence and have fun the wild great thing about nature. The Shelf2Life Literature and Fiction assortment offers readers with a chance to take pleasure in and examine those iconic literary works, a lot of that have been written in the course of a interval of exceptional creativity.

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Download Preserving the Sacred: Historical Perspectives of the Ojibwa by Michael Angel PDF

By Michael Angel

The Midewiwin is the conventional non secular trust process critical to the realm view of Ojibwa in Canada and the united states. it's a hugely complicated and wealthy sequence of sacred teachings and narratives whose upkeep enabled the Ojibwa to resist critical demanding situations to their complete social textile through the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. It continues to be a massive residing and religious culture for plenty of Aboriginal humans today.
     The rituals of the Midewiwin have been saw via many nineteenth century Euro-Americans, such a lot of whom approached those ceremonies with hostility and suspicion. accordingly, even though there have been many money owed of the Midewiwin released within the nineteenth century, they have been usually riddled with misinterpretations and inaccuracies.
     Historian Michael Angel compares the early texts written concerning the Midewiwin, and identifies significant, universal misconceptions in those money owed. In his clarification of the old position performed via the Midewiwin, he offers replacement viewpoints and factors of the importance of the ceremonies, whereas respecting the sacred and symbolic nature of the Midewiwin rituals, songs, and scrolls.

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Download Winning the Highlander's Heart by Terry Spear PDF

By Terry Spear

Countess Anice vows to escape the amorous advances of King Henry I, and go back to her domestic within the Highlands, the place she hopes to discover a laird to wed. Highlander Laird Malcolm MacNeill, looking an English bride, turns into entangled with the Scottish lass whereas looking for out why her employees has vanished.

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Download Historical theology : an introduction to Christian doctrine by Allison, Gregg R.; Grudem, Wayne A PDF

By Allison, Gregg R.; Grudem, Wayne A

Most old theology texts persist with Christian ideals chronologically, discussing extraordinary doctrinal advancements for all components of theology based on their old visual appeal. And whereas this can be strong historical past, it might probably make for complicated theology, with the vintage theological loci scattered all through numerous time sessions, pursuits, and controversies. In ancient Theology, Gregg Allison bargains scholars the chance to check the historic improvement of theology in accordance with a topical-chronological association, starting up the historical past of Christian doctrine one theological point at a time. Such an process permits readers to be aware of one guiding principle of Christianity and its formula within the early church, throughout the center a while, Reformation, and post-Reformation period, and into the trendy interval. The textual content encompasses a beneficiant mixture of fundamental resource fabric besides, bringing up the phrases of Cyprian, Augustine, Aquinas, Luther, Calvin, Barth, and others. Allison references the main obtainable versions of those striking theologians’ paintings in order that readers can proceed their research of ancient theology via Christian history’s most crucial participants. historic Theology is a wonderful source for these acquainted with Wayne Grudem’s Systematic Theology or attracted to realizing the advance of Christian theology.

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