The Autobiography of Yhoshua bar Josef the Anointed: A by Dr. Ronald Foore

By Dr. Ronald Foore

People have lengthy been occupied with the lifetime of Jesus of Nazareth—just reflect on the quantity and diversity of movie variations on my own, each one investigating a few hidden part of the guy who left such an indelible mark on humanity.

In this refreshingly specified supplying, Ronald Foore presents readers with a innovative Christian’s tackle the lifetime of Jesus, buttressed no longer via fable or the eroded authenticity of oral culture and biased additions yet by way of historic and second-party bills. the result's the fitting marriage of religion and reason—a courting all too usually missed in biblical interpretation and commentary.

Foore’s booklet includes components. A fictionalized autobiography permits the hypothetical voice of a traditionally actual Jesus to talk on to readers, giving them a glimpse into the lifetime of a true guy with a true position within the tradition of his day—not a few far-removed superhero with whom people can’t establish. the second one half proposes an annotated timeline of occasions and modern figures composing the narrative of Christianity.

Liberal Christians and theologians, fanatics of the Jefferson Bible, or even informal seekers of fact may be rewarded with an eye-opening tackle Jesus’s actual message—one that transcends fables, denominations, and borders.

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Das Lachen meines Vaters: Geschichten aus der Kindheit by Sebastian Schaub,Urs Schaub

By Sebastian Schaub,Urs Schaub

Das E-Buch enthält als Bonus die Geschichte "Vater schwimmt in der Birs.

Als type verbrachte Urs Schaub sämtliche Schulferien bei Verwandten auf einem Bauernhof. Die eigene Familie lebte bescheiden in einem farblosen Quartier der Stadt, dem Vater verging als Hilfsarbeiter der chemischen Industrie allmählich sein einst so ansteckendes Lachen. Auf dem Hof gab es ein barockes, kleines Universum an farbigen Gestalten, eine schöne und eine sanfte Tante, einen Grossvater, der Geschichten wusste, einen kräftigen Knecht "Müsli", an dessen richtigen Namen sich niemand mehr erinnern konnte und der Heiratsinserate aufgab, oder Lina aus dem Dorf, die alles sammelte und die alte Tante besuchte, um mit ihr in der Küche zu schweigen. Und nicht zuletzt gab es die schöne Cousine mit den schwarzen Zöpfen, die aber leider für die Stadt schwärmte ... Angelehnt an diese Erfahrungen erzählt Urs Schaub wunderbare Geschichten von kindlichem Glück und kindlicher Lebensschule fern dem eigenen, kleinbürgerlichen Zuhause.

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The Last Laugh Is Free by Gordon Noice

By Gordon Noice

A teenage boy at the streets of Chicago. combined up with the mafia. Surrounded by means of violence.
Murder.
At 19 he's sentenced to five years of demanding hard work with hardened criminals. It is going downhill from there.
This is a real tale- the tragic legacy of a demise father as informed to his son.
Who will get the final chortle? At what cost?

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Eidu: Und wenn du das Gelbe immer triffst? (German Edition) by Alex Berger

By Alex Berger

Alex, getrieben von Fantasie, macht seine Erfahrungen auf den Wegen der Annäherung zum anderen Geschlecht.
Er lernt aus Misserfolgen, entwickelt sich.

Alex findet andere Antworten als erwartet und trifft Frauen mit anderen Bedürfnissen und Haltungen als erwartet.
Alex erlebt eine facettenreiche Macht des Interesses, der Begegnung, der erotischen Werbung und der Triebe.
Erniedrigende, enttäuschende, lange, kurze, verwirrende, erotische und lächerliche Dates begleiten ihn.

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Lockrufe: Vom katholischen Priester zum evangelischen by Franc Prosenjak

By Franc Prosenjak

"Du warst katholischer Priester und jetzt bist du evangelischer Pfarrer?"
"Sei froh, dass du beides kannst. Warum versuchst du es nicht noch bei den Mormonen, den Zeugen Jehovas, der Heilsarmee oder in der Fremdenlegion?"
"Und was once das Zölibat betrifft: Warum soll es den katholischen Geistlichen besser gehen als den evangelischen?!"

Franc Prosenjak erzählt von der Armut in seiner slowenischen Heimat, der er durch die katholische Kirche entfliehen wollte. Von Gott, den er suchte und bis heute nicht fand. Von Lockrufen, Sehnsüchten und Tabubrüchen. Von Rauswürfen und vom Aufbegehren. Ein großer Zeitroman über den christlichen Glauben, unterdrückte Begierden und das Wichtigste: das Leben selbst. Zum Mitfühlen, Mitleiden und zum Nachdenken.

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Faith - Adoption in Kenia: Ein Vater erzählt (German by Thomas Schumann

By Thomas Schumann

"Andreas musste sich konzentrieren. Mit aller Kraft versuchte er sein vehicle auf der linken Spur zu halten. Kalter Schweiß trat auf seine Stirn. Morgen um diese Zeit würden sie am Flughafen sein. Am Mittwoch würden sie religion das erste Mal im Kinderheim von Angesicht zu Angesicht sehen. Knapp eine Woche vorher hatten sie den entscheidenden Anruf von Frau Mayer erhalten. Bald hielten sie den Bericht über ihre Tochter in ihren Händen. ... Auf dem Foto schaute sie ein Mädchen in einem Kleid mit Giraffen darauf an. … Er conflict so dankbar, dass sie endlich am Ziel, bei ihrer Tochter angekommen waren. Doch nun diese Nachricht. Hatten sie sich zu viel vorgenommen? Hatten sie zu viel gewollt und würden jetzt die Quittung dafür kriegen?"

- "Ich kann mir vorstellen, dass durch dieses Buch in so manchem (kinderlosen) Paar der Wunsch geweckt wird, auch einem elternlosen type ein Zuhause zu schenken und guy weiß nach der Lektüre, worauf guy sich einlässt und geht nicht blauäuig an die Sache heran. Sehr, sehr spannend." G.Kühn

Eine packende und informative Erzählung über die Adoption in Kenia.

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I AM HERE. by Loris

By Loris

“I AM HERE.” sounds like a wierd and unbelievable testimony. it's the tale of this 33-year-old guy, who sees his lifestyles dramatically altering whereas on a visit to long island, through the wintry weather 2014. As he's improving from a mysterious affliction that bills him 2 years of his lifestyles, “HE” makes HIMSELF heard again.
In his quest for fact, our nomad can purely depend on religion and customary experience. he'll need to settle for the truth of his conversations with “HE” who by no means tells HIS identify.
As the weeks move by means of, questions multiply. Why him? who's he rather?
In a global in perpetual evolution, the place everyone seems to be trying to find his position in any respect price, “I AM HERE.” sounds like a fictional trip, yet of a disconcerting realism.
The society reinvents itself with each one new release, however the classes cross unlearned. Morality has pale. Economics, faith and politics are the subjects explored right here, from a candid, but resigned place:
Man is the basis of our misery.
If he’s no longer prepared to adapt, then who may be as much as make a change?

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Life is Built Around If by Frankie Oberlechner

By Frankie Oberlechner

'My lifestyles used to be difficult, and that i had no love. that's what I continuously longed for therefore a lot, lovethe genuine heartfelt form of love, with hugs and kisses. So many of the time I daydreamed and pretended. i used to be the good pretender lengthy earlier than the music got here out! As I sit down the following, my brain wanders again in time...' Come alongside at the trip as Frankie Oberlechner stocks the story of Charlea, a lady whose lifestyles was once by no means effortless, usually bad, yet constantly blessed with joyous moments and God's safety. Charlea is calling again on her existence and noticing anything importantGod has constantly been there for her. As a baby, she came upon herself desiring to behave like a grown-up. Her mama and daddy have been regularly consuming away the cash. She needed to act like a mom for her sister's young children while she used to be just a baby herself. Her daddy used to be abusive, threatening their very lives now and then. yet Charlea had her grandmother, whose domestic used to be a secure haven the place she discovered approximately God's love. There lifestyles used to be easier...until her grandmother passed on to the great beyond. Then it appeared as if Charlea may by no means locate the sunshine back. precise neighbors have been challenging to return by way of, till she met Lin and June. quickly after she met Ben, they married, although not anyone cherished him. She inspiration lifestyles will be various, yet Ben proved to be very like her daddyan abusive alcoholic. As Charlea grew right into a lady, she had many ups and downs. Charlea used to be stuck in a negative webbut then she was once reintroduced to God, and issues started to switch. subscribe to Charlea as she discovers the affection she has continuously longed for and that lifestyles Is outfitted round If.

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Leo Tolstoy: Flight from Paradise by Pavel Basinsky

By Pavel Basinsky

Over 100 years in the past, anything really outrageous happened at Yasnaya Polyana. count number Leo Tolstoy, a well-known writer elderly eighty-two on the time, took off, vacation spot unknown. in view that then, the situations surrounding the writer’s whereabouts in the course of his ultimate days and his eventual loss of life have given upward thrust to many myths and legends. during this booklet, renowned Russian author and reporter Pavel Basinsky delves into the data and offers his interpretation of the location ahead of Leo Tolstoy’s mysterious disappearance. Basinsky follows Leo Tolstoy all through his lifestyles, correct as much as his ultimate moments. Reconstructing the tale from old files, he creates a visionary account of the occasions that ended in the Tolstoys’ kin drama.

Flight from Paradise could be of specific curiosity to foreign researchers learning Leo Tolstoy’s existence and works, and is very urged to a broader viewers worldwide.

Pavel Basinsky

Paul Basinskiy is a widely known Russian author and literary critic. he's a member of the Union of Russian Writers and the Academy of Russian modern literature. he's additionally an energetic member of the everlasting jury for the Solzhenitsyn award.

Basinskiy used to be born in 1961 in Frolovo, within the Volgograd zone. In 1986 he graduated from the Literary Institute (Department of literary criticism), then utilized for a PhD there and wrote a thesis on Gorky and Nietzsche. in view that 1981, Paul Basinskiy has had works of literary feedback released in a number of magazines. He at present teaches on the Literary Institute, works as an editor at Rossiyskaya Gazeta and is a member of the jury for the Yasnaya Polyana literary award.

For his booklet Leo Tolstoy: Flight From Paradise, Pavel Basinskiy was once presented the massive ebook nationwide Literary Prize.

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