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Happiness

By: Alcorn, Randy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.: 2015-10-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-5-1606

ISBN: 1414389345

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on endpaper without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. Christians are supposed to be happy. In fact, we are supposed to radiate joy, peace, and contentment that is so unmistakable and so attractive that others are naturally drawn to us because they want what we have. And yet, in today's culture, the vast majority of Christians are perceived as angry, judgmental people who don't seem to derive any joy from life whatsoever. So why aren't we happy? View more info

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Out of Nazareth: A selection of sermons and lectures

By: Baillie, D. M

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1958-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-4-1912

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Light gray cloth hardcover with dust jacket. DJ is rubbed, price clipped and chipped. Tanning on endpapers. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.Out of Nazareth is a companion volume to a previous posthumous book of sermons by Professor D. M. Baillie, To Whom Shall We Go? Once again this world-famous theologian of profound spiritual insight shows how the great themes of the Christian Faith may be presented with simplicity, clarity and moving sincerity. A number of hitherto unpublished lectures, delivered to theological conferences in Great Britain and the United States, together with se... View more info

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Get in the Game

By: Bill Glass

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Word: 1966-01-01

Edition: 4th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-3-1511

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Inscribed, "Best Wishes to Randy, Bill Glass, Browns #80". Fourth printing. In protective mylar cover. Sports program from 1968 banquet with Glass as speaker is laid in. This book does more than attempt to reconcile his apparently conflicting points of view. This autobiography of the all-pro defensive end with the Cleveland Browns, shows how his football career has been aided, indeed, made possible, because of this vibrant faith in the living Christ. View more info

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Great Leaders and Great Events, Historical Essays on the Field of Church History

By: Buchheimer, L. ( Editor ), Various Lutheran Writers

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Concordia Publishing House: 1922-01-01

Seller ID: 2-2-1404

Condition: Collectible: Good


Edges are worn and corners are bent. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Title page is partially detached. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Historical essays on the field of church history by various Lutheran writers. Essays include: Persecution and Martyrdom, Destruction of Jerusalem, The Catacombs, Athanasius, St. Augustine, Rise and Development of the Papacy, The Monasteries, Mohammed, Gregory VII, The Crusades, The Inquisition, The Waldenses, John Wyclif, John Hus, Age of the Renaissance, Life of Luther, Augsburg Confession, the Jesuits, The Huguenots, History of the English Bible, ... View more info

The Bible and the common reader

By: Chase, Mary Ellen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1945-01-01

Seller ID: 77-2-1916

Condition: Used: Very Good


1945 Third Printing. Dust jacket has worn corners. Corners bumped.The books first chapters deal with an explanation of what the Bible actually is, with the story of the evolution of our King James translation, with a brief, yet vivid history of the Hebrew people, and with the description of those traits and characteristics which marked their literature. View more info

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What is the kingdom of heaven?

By: Clutton-Brock, Arthur

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1925-01-01

Edition: 6th

Seller ID: 3-1-1823

Condition: Used: Good


Purple cloth hardcover.Cover is sunfaded, chipped on toe of spine small spots of cloth deterioration, gilt titles gone. Endpapers yellow with a couple of small stains. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The author's contention is that Christ's doctrine of the Kingdom of Heaven has been ignored. The doctrine is not the center of Christian thought and teaching, and in this book he contends that it ought to be. View more info

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History of St. Philip's Episcopal Church, San Antonio, Texas, 1895-1985: Implications for the Episcopal Church's ministry to the Black community

By: Davis, Milbrew

Price: $75.00

Publisher: M. Davis: 1986-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-4-20

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Black hardcover with gilt writing on cover and spine. Contents of this church history include: socioeconomic background, historical perspective of the religious experience of black people in the United States, ministry of the Episcopal Church to black people in the U.S., the dream, church relocation, first rector after 49 years, consecration of church building, a school is born and more. Black and white photographs. View more info

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We finish to begin: A history of Travis Park United Methodist Church, San Antonio, Texas, 1846-1991

By: Forman, Josephine

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Church: 1991-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1734

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by author on second endpaper. Light foxing on endpapers. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.A history of the Travis Park United Methodist Church in San Antonio, Texas. It received its state historical marker in 1973.Illustrated with black and white photographs. View more info

The glory of God;: Poems and prayers for devotional use

By: Harkness, Georgia Elma

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Abington-Cokesbury Press: 1943-01-01

Seller ID: 77-3-1965

Condition: Used: Very Good


Dust jacket is chipped and torn. Corners bumped. Pages lightly yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Poems and prayers for devotional list. The book is divided into poems and prayers. View more info

The code of Christ;: An interpretation of the Beatitudes

By: Heard, Gerald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper & brothers: 1941-01-01

Seller ID: 77-2-1922

Condition: Used: Very Good


Second edition. dust jacket has edge wear. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.he Code of Christ is Gerald Heard's sequel to The Creed of Christ. In this volume Heard emphasizes how, Christianity is in essence a way of life for us to live. That way of life is systematically presented in the Beatitudes, which contain, a message needing decoding. Heard authoritatively decodes this central message of Christ: The world exists for man to achieve union with God. The universe and life are the means whereby souls achieve Enlightenment and Liberation. Once enlightenment is achieved, the perfect... View more info

One Foot in Eden: A Celtic View of the Stages of Life

By: J. Philip Newell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Paulist Press: 1999-07-01

Seller ID: 77-3-1950

ISBN: 0809138697

Condition: Used: Very Good


Gift inscribed on title page.Written by the former Warden of the Iona community, this book reflects on the stages of life as seen by Celtic tradition. Step by step the author describes our pilgrimage from the invitation of birth, through the passions of youth and adulthood, to the wisdom of experience, to death's return to God. Each stage has its own grace that can be awakened at any time and that can release our inborn passion and creativity, the traces of the divine image woven into the very fabric of our being. View more info

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Claude Dubuis : Bishop of Galveston

By: Jacks, Leo Vincent

Price: $30.00

Publisher: B. Herder Book Co: 1946-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-5-1916

Condition: Used: Very Good


DJ is rubbed, chipped, and torn. Red cloth hardcover has some lightThe life of this saintly pioneer bishop of the Middle West should interest us for two reasons.His holiness is imitable. It developed in the face of difficulties not unlike those which confront many an American priest today. View more info

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The Abbey: A Story of Discovery

By: James Martin

Price: $55.00

Publisher: HarperOne: 2015-10-13

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-5-1609

ISBN: 0062401866

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on publisher's bound signing page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. At this Pennsylvania abbey, an unlikely trio will discover the answers they seek, a miracle of hope and understanding that bears witness to the power of God to bring healing and wholeness to our lives. Father James Martin's debut novel is infused with deep spiritual wisdom, wry humor, and loving grace. View more info

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An introduction to Natural philosophy: or, philosophical lectures read in the University of Oxford, Anno Dom. 1700. To which are added, the demonstrations of Huygens's theorems, concerning the Cenrrifugal Force and Circular Motion.

By: Keill, John

Price: $425.00

Publisher: J. Senex, W. Innys and R. Manby: 1733

Edition: Third

Seller ID: c16-1-26

Condition: Collectible: Good


Tooled brown leather with 6 panels on spine and red panel with title and gilt lettering. 306 pages plus 2 pages advertising. 7 3/4" x 5 3/4" x 3/4".Illustrated with numerous engravings and diagrams. Savillian professor at Oxford, he was much Newton's client in the priority dispute with Leibniz. One of few Newton supporters with High Church patronage he was crucial in fighting Cartesianism and mechanical thinking, stating natural theology should be subordinated to the Scripture. His lectures were well regarded with the first translation into English. View more info

Milestones of mercy;: Story of the sisters of Mercy in St. Louis, 1856-1956 (Catholic life publications)

By: Lennon, Mary Isidore

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Bruce Press: 1957-01-01

Seller ID: 77-3-1949

Condition: Used: Very Good


Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped. Tanning on inside boards. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Written to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the Sisters of Mercy in St. Louis, this volume will be sincerely appreciated by members of the community and their friends throughout the United States. View more info

Image for The life of Pope Sixtus the Fifth. : (one of the most remarkable and entertaining lives that is to be met with in ancient or modern history.) In which is included the state of England, France, Spain, Italy, the Swiss cantons, Germany, Poland, Russia, Sweden and the Low countries, at that time. With an account of St. Peter's, the conclave, and manner of chusing a pope; the Vatican library ... and other noble edifices, begun or finish'd by him ..

The life of Pope Sixtus the Fifth. : (one of the most remarkable and entertaining lives that is to be met with in ancient or modern history.) In which is included the state of England, France, Spain, Italy, the Swiss cantons, Germany, Poland, Russia, Sweden and the Low countries, at that time. With an account of St. Peter's, the conclave, and manner of chusing a pope; the Vatican library ... and other noble edifices, begun or finish'd by him ..

By: Leti, Gregorio Farneworth, Ellis, ; Pre-1801 Imprint Collection Library of Congress

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Printed by W. Bowyer, and sold by C. Bathurst ..: 1754-01-01

Seller ID: c15-3-134

Condition: Collectible: Good


445 pages with appendix. Leather binding with 7 panels. 11 1/4" by 9" by 1 1/2"Front and back boards are detached and endpapers and half title page, title and first pages are loose. Leather cover is brittle and chipped, rubbed and worn to the boards. Leather is missing on spine. Corners bumped, Endpapers have chips. Inside pages have some light foxing, water stains and fingerprints and tanning. Binding has gaps but overall is tight.Translated from the Italian of Gregorio Leti, with a Preface, Prolegomena, Notes, and Appendix, by Ellis Farneworth, M.A., some time of Jesus College in Cambridge,... View more info

Raccoon John Smith A Novel Based on the Life of the Famous Pioneer Kentucky Preacher

By: Louis Cochran

Price: $45.00

Publisher: College Press Publishing Company: 1985-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-4-1911

Condition: Used: Like New


No dust jacket. Unread. rust colored cloth hardcover with gilt title and tree stump image with axe and rifle.Although told here as fiction, this is essentially a true story-the people lived; the events, indelible threads in the fabric of history. In a sense, Raccoon John Smith was not a great man, but he had greatness in him, symbolic of that greatness in the host of pioneer John Smiths who with Bible and ax and rifle cleared the wilderness and widened the pathway to the Eternal City so all Christians could travel it together. The hero, however, is not so much the man as the revelation that th... View more info

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Glory Days: Living Your Promised Land Life Now

By: Lucado, Max

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publishers: 2015-10-22

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-1-1664

ISBN: 0718038967

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on publisher's bound signing page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Max Lucado invites readers to leave the wilderness and discover a life defined by grace, refined by challenge, and aligned with a heavenly call. View more info

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The Faith of Our Children

By: Mary Alice Jones

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Abingdon Press: 1953-01-01

Seller ID: c19-3-3

Condition: Used: Very Good


Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped. Previous owner's name and date on inside front board. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.How to teach the children about God, religion, the Bible, prayer and more. View more info

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The Gospel of Thomas (The Younger): Gospel as Novel SIGNED

By: McDonald, Gary T.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Rare Bird Books, A Vireo Book: 2018-01-30

Edition: First Hardcover Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-2-1829

ISBN: 1945572736

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on half title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.In 1945, a trove of ancient papyrus books was discovered in Egypt. Among them was the Gospel of Thomas. This new Gospel, that of Thomas (the Younger), was not found at Nag Hammadi, but also claims to have been written by an eyewitness, a nephew of the man now called the Christ. Over the course of his long life, Younger Thomas watched the mythology that grew up around the very human man he traveled with and saw die on a cross become the basis for a... View more info