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Download Fragile Dignity: Intercontextual Conversations on by L. Juliana Claassens, Klaas Spronk PDF

By L. Juliana Claassens, Klaas Spronk

Those essays, in line with collaboration among Dutch and South African theological faculties, think of the idea that of human dignity. Reflecting on either theoretical features and social ramifications, they discover how households and society fail to guard human lifestyles and dignity.

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Download The serpent's promise : the Bible retold as science by Steve Jones PDF

By Steve Jones

Revisits Bible tales as obvious throughout the lens of recent technological know-how, trying to make sure if people are particularly descended from Adam and Eve and if Noah's nice flood used to be really a illustration of the top of the Ice Age.

summary: Revisits Bible tales as obvious in the course of the lens of contemporary technology, trying to make sure if people are fairly descended from Adam and Eve and if Noah's nice flood was once truly a illustration of the top of the Ice Age

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Download Compendious Syriac grammar by Theodor Nöldeke, James A. Crichton PDF

By Theodor Nöldeke, James A. Crichton

Description: This translation of Noldeke's 'Kurzgefasste syrische Grammatik, ' a lucid description of Syriac orthography and phonology (I), morphology (II), and syntax (III), is undeniably one of many significant achievements of Syriac reviews within the 19th century. considering that then, the e-book has admirably served generations of scholars

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Download Raw Revelation: The Bible They Never Tell You About by Mark Roncace PDF

By Mark Roncace

The Bible is dynamic and strong. however the sturdy publication isn’t continuously strong. it may be complicated, irritating, and occasionally downright grotesque. So it’s been censored. It’s been robbed of its good looks and fact . . . through the church. Preachers of each ilk and denomination cook dinner the ebook, boiling away the ugly and unpalatable passages. They by no means inform you that God could be a misogynistic, genocidal maniac, that Jesus encourages self-castration, that the Easter tales within the 4 Gospels are incompatible, that Paul used to be improper approximately Jesus’ moment coming, and that the Bible doesn't forbid abortion or premarital sex.

fast paced, hard-hitting, and unique, Raw Revelation calls Christians to withstand the attractively packaged and processed Scripture and to dig in and deal in truth with the messy and tasteless facets of the all ordinary note of God. As Jesus himself says, believers are “to live to tell the tale every observe that proceeds from the mouth of God,” not just the phrases conscientiously chosen and cleand for Sunday sermons and sound bites. despite your ideals (or non belief), this ebook deals lots of foodstuff for proposal. At a time whilst wars are fought over non secular modifications, while the shut organization of Christianity and American politics places the Bible within the public sq., and whilst many of us all over the world proceed to think within the Bible (even in the event that they haven't learn it), all people should still recognize the uncensored content material of the world’s all time top vendor. So the following it really is. actual. uncooked. Scripture.

one hundred pc of the proceeds from this ebook should be given to overseas Christian firms.

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Download The Case for Christ. A Journalist's Personal Investigation by Lee Strobel PDF

By Lee Strobel

There's no doubt that he truly lived. yet miracles? emerging from the useless? a few of the tales you pay attention approximately him sound like simply that--stories. an affordable individual may by no means think them, not to mention the declare that he is the single strategy to God! yet an affordable individual could additionally ensure that she or he understood the proof prior to leaping to conclusions. that is why Lee Strobel--an award-winning felony journalist with a knack for asking difficult questions--decided to enquire Jesus for himself. An atheist, Strobel felt convinced his findings may convey Christianity's claims approximately Jesus tumbling down like a home of playing cards. He used to be in for the shock of his lifestyles. sign up for him as he retraces his trip from skepticism to religion. you are going to seek advice specialist testimony as you sift in the course of the truths that historical past, technology, psychiatry, literature, and faith display. Like Strobel, you will be surprised on the evidence--how a lot there's, how powerful it's, and what it says. The proof are in....

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Download Let the Words Be Written: The Lasting Influence of Eugene A. by Philip C. Stine PDF

By Philip C. Stine

Choose up approximately any English Bible this present day, and you have got already encountered Eugene A. Nida-his effect is that common. Nida's dynamic-equivalence method of Bible translation helped to form the excellent news Bible, the modern English model, the recent overseas model, and the recent Jerusalem Bible. additionally, Nida's longtime paintings with the yank Bible Society and collaboration with the United Bible Societies unfold his theories and techniques all over the world. Drawing on archival files and interviews with those that understand Nida most sensible, "Let the phrases Be Written" examines and assesses the continued impression of this pupil of wide-ranging skills and boundless strength. Bible translators, scholars and students of translation idea or cross-cultural reports, and normal readers with an curiosity within the Bible will locate this quantity either obtainable and enlightening. Paperback variation is obtainable from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org)

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