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Stapleton, John H. - Explanation of Catholic Morals, ebook

Explanation of Catholic Morals

Stapleton, John H.


A fascinating look at the traditional Catholic view on various different moral subjects, such as the seven deadly sins, prayer and devotion, blasphemy and cursing, education, homicide and suicide, and many others.

Cunningham, Lawrence - A Brief History of Saints, ebook

A Brief History of Saints

Cunningham, Lawrence


Refers to both well-known saints, such as Joan of Arc, and lesser-known figures like the ‘holy fools’ in the Orthodox traditionRanges over subjects as diverse as the history of canonization processes, the Reformation critique of the cult of saints, and

Wright, Edmond - Avatar-Philosophy (and -Religion) or FAITHEISM, ebook

Avatar-Philosophy (and -Religion) or FAITHEISM

Wright, Edmond


The book takes its origin from an exploration of the idea of an avatar; the writing of it was stimulated by seeing the Cameron film, though it subjects that film itself to an assessment of its hidden assumptions. The book finally arrives at specific recommendations

McGrath, Alister E. - The Intellectual World of C. S. Lewis, ebook

The Intellectual World of C. S. Lewis

McGrath, Alister E.


Brings together a collection of original essays exploring important themes within Lewis’ work, offering new connections and insights into his theology Throws new light on subjects including Lewis’ intellectual development, the uses of images in literature and theology,

Davies, Douglas - A Brief History of Death, ebook

A Brief History of Death

Davies, Douglas


Offers a fascinating examination of this subject which is of enduring interest in every culture in the world
Considers the profound influence death has had on subjects ranging from philosophy to anthropology, through to art, literature, and music - inspiring some

Jeynes, William - The Wiley Handbook of Christianity and Education, ebook

The Wiley Handbook of Christianity and Education

Jeynes, William


It offers a historical understanding of these two intertwined subjects with a view to creating a context for the myriad issues that characterize—and challenge—the relationship between Christianity and education today. 
Presented in three parts, the book starts

Morris, Bridget - The Revelations of St. Birgitta of Sweden : Volume II, ebook

The Revelations of St. Birgitta of Sweden : Volume II

Morris, Bridget


Altogether, she received some seven hundred revelations, dealing with subjects ranging from meditations on the human condition, domestic affairs in Sweden, and ecclesiastical matters in Rome, to revelations in praise of the Incarnation and devotion to the Virgin. Her