Eleven favourite tales from the Old Testament are brought to life in Marcia Williams' vivid comic-strip style. In the beginning there was only God...then he started creating! The last and most troublesome of all his creations were men and women. God was forever having to give them a helping hand, as t... read more
Throughout the ages believers have been persecuted - usually for believing in the "wrong" God. So have non-believers who have denied the existence of God as superstitious rubbish. Today it is the agnostics who are given a hard time. They are scorned by believers for their failure to find faith and by ... read more
The search for the real historical person known as John the Baptist and the traditions that began with him - Explores why John the Baptist is so crucially important to the Freemasons, who were originally known as "St. John's Men" - Reveals how John and Jesus were equal partners and shared a common spi... read more
The first English translation of the master work of His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche, The Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism constitutes the most complete work of its type in the West. Two treatises form the present volume, namely the Fundamentals of the Nyingma School and the History of the Nyingma Schoo... read more
Here are brief, pointed, practical instructions in successful living to help achieve real health, happiness, prosperity, greater security, andpeace of mind. In clear, concise terms, Emmet Fox outlines the sevenmental laws that are the stepping stones to full realization of the inner, spiritual Power w... read more
So compelling is the story of Prince Siddharta Gautama that it loses none of its sheen with a retelling. Impelled by a desire to deal with the sorrows of human existence, he renounces the world when barely ninety-nine and find Buddhism. Varied and meaningful this book provides a rare glimpse into Buddhism.
Some prophets, such as Moses, Abraham, Jesus and Mohammad, are revered by millions as patriarchs or founders of major religions. Others, including Nostradamus, the spiritualist Madame Blavatsky and the contemporary doom-monger Billy Meier, have often been characterised as crackpots at best and fraudst... read more
This long-treasured introduction includes a rich selection of Quaker writings from 1650 to the present. The writings illuminate the tenets of a just and loving religious faith and practice, and can inform and guide those familiar with or new to Quakerism.
This new edition of the Oxford Bible Atlas, now with full-colour maps and illustrations, has been thoroughly revised to bring it up to date with regard both to biblical scholarship and to archaeology and topography. The Atlas will help readers of the Bible understand the contexts in which its stories ... read more
This beautifully bound pocket-sized Bible is a perfect gift to mark an engagement. It includes a presentation page for a personal message, silver gilt edges and a ribbon marker and comes in an attractive gift box. The New International Version is the world's most popular Bible in modern English and is... read more
In this powerful and timely book, one of the most admired and authoritative religious leaders of our time tackles the phenomenon of religious extremism and violence committed in the name of God. If religion is perceived as being part of the problem, Rabbi Sacks argues, then it must also form part of t... read more