Strange Gods

Author: Susan Jacoby
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1101870966
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The story also encompasses conversions to rigid secular ideologies, notably Stalinist Communism, with their own truth claims. Finally, Jacoby offers a powerful case for religious choice as a product of the secular Enlightenment.

Strange Gods

Author: Susan Jacoby
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1400096391
Size: 69.98 MB
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Covering the triumph of Christianity over paganism in late antiquity, the Spanish Inquisition, John Calvin's dour theocracy, American plantations where African slaves had to accept their masters' religion--along with individual converts ...

Strange Gods

Author: Susan Jacoby
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 0375423753
Size: 48.10 MB
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The story also encompasses conversions to rigid secular ideologies, notably Stalinist Communism, with their own truth claims. Finally Jacoby offers a powerful case for religious choice as a product of the secular Enlightenment.

How Music Works

Author: David Byrne
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0804188947
Size: 59.79 MB
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*Updated with a new chapter on digital curation* How Music Works is David Byrne’s incisive and enthusiastic look at the musical art form, from its very inceptions to the influences that shape it, whether acoustical, economic, social or ...

Strange Gods

Author: Peter J Daly
Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group
ISBN: 1632990490
Size: 19.33 MB
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Strange Gods was written by two priests with firsthand knowledge of the degree to which the Church will go to cover up financial corruption, abuse of power, sexual scandal, and evil.

The Age Of American Unreason

Author: Susan Jacoby
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307377121
Size: 70.92 MB
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A cultural history of the last forty years, The Age of American Unreason focuses on the convergence of social forces—usually treated as separate entities—that has created a perfect storm of anti-rationalism.

The Great Agnostic

Author: Susan Jacoby
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300188927
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In this provocative biography, Susan Jacoby, the author of Freethinkers: A History of American Secularism, restores Ingersoll to his rightful place in an American intellectual tradition extending from Thomas Jefferson and Thomas Paine to ...

St Faustina Prayer Book For The Conversion Of Sinners

Author: Susan Tassone
Publisher: Our Sunday Visitor
ISBN: 1681920719
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I pray that all who read this book will be touched by God's love and experience the grace needed to follow Jesus more closely as his disciples” — Cardinal Seán Patrick O'Malley, OFM Cap. “Use [the St. Faustina Prayer Book for the ...

Battling The Gods

Author: Tim Whitmarsh
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571279325
Size: 45.79 MB
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How new is atheism? In Battling the Gods, Tim Whitmarsh journeys into the ancient Mediterranean to recover the stories of those who first refused the divinities.

The Book Of Miracles

Author: Kenneth L. Woodward
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743200292
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A collection of stories about miracle workers explores scriptural contexts of each religious tradition and discusses traditions relating to the Sufi mystics, Hindu and Buddhist saints, Christian hermits, Talmudic wonder-workers, and Muslim ...