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Used and Out of Print Books on Religion
Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther (New Century Bible) -by- L H Brockington. ISBN 0551005300.
Bible Studies. For the period 150 years after Cyrus captured Babylon in 538 BC, the best known written records
are the biblical books of Ezra, Nehemiah and Esther; this volume freshly assesses these historical records and
offers an account of the sequence of events of that period. Used hardcover book in price-clipped dust jacket.
252 pages. (Thomas Nelson and sons Ltd. London. First Edition. 1969) Dust jacket price-clipped and sunned on
spine. Foxing on edges of pages. Name whited out on front free endpaper. Else very good. Weight 520 grams.
Great People of The Bible And How They Lived. 1974. Reader's Digest. Bible Studies. All the great figures of the Bible are pictured
in the context of their own times; both text and illustrations link the timeless stories of the Bible with recent archaeological discoveries.
Illustrated in colour and black and white and line drawings. Used hardcover book in dust jacket. 432 pages. (The Reader's Digest
Association Inc. Pleasantville. 1974) Dust jacket is worn on corners and edges. Foxing on first
and last few pages and on edges of pages. Else very good. Weighs 1.7 kilograms.
Jesus Of The Apocalypse The Life of Jesus After The Crucifixion -by- Barbara Thiering. ISBN 0868245569.
(Doubleday, Sydney, First Edition, 1995) Used hardcover book in dust jacket. 462 pages. Corners of dust jacket are bumped. Edges
of boards are worn. Light foxing on edges of pages. Else very good. Weight 820 grams.
Like A Samurai The Tony Glynn Story -by- Paul Glynn. ISBN 9780958184427. Signed By Author.
For 42 years Fr Tony Glynn continued
the reconciliation work in Japan begun by ex Australian POW Padre Lionel Marsden; he delivered over 150,000 clothing items to post
war impoverished Japanese, raised over one million dollars for land, a church, a large kindergarten and a parish centre in
Tomigaoka, Japan; he led pioneering Buddhist/Christian prayer pilgrimages to Pacific War sites from Lae to Nagasaki; for his
reconciliation work he was given an MBE from Queen Elizabeth II, an Order of Australia from the Australian government and from the
Japanese Emperor the Order of the Rising Sun. Used softcover book. 186 pages. (Marist Fathers Books. Hunter's Hill. 2008) In fine
Metaphysical Bible Dictionary -by- Charles Fillmore (Charles Fillmore Reference Library) 13th Printing 1995. ISBN 0871590670.
Metaphysical Thought. Charles Fillmore was an innovative thinker, a pioneer in metaphysical thought when most religious
thought was entirely orthodox. This work sets out in simple language the inner, esoteric meanings of scriptural names.
Used hardcover book. No dust jacket. 706 pages and addenda. (Unity Books. Unity village, MO. 13th printing. 1995) Light foxing
on edges of pages. Else in fine condition. Weight 1.4 kilograms.
The Armageddon Script Prophecy In Action -by- Peter Lemesurier. ISBN 0906540372.
Lemesurier's picture of the future is based on an astonishing new interpretation of the Jesus-initiative of two thousand
years ago; it was, he suggests, an attempt by the then Essenes deliberately to fulfil the ancient biblical prophecies of a
future Messiah, a cataclysmic conflict between the powers of good and evil, and a final Golden Age. Thanks to a
gratuitous spear-thrust by an unknown Roman soldier, the initiative failed however the inexorable laws of prophecy continue
to operate. Used softcover book. 263 pages. (Element Books Ltd. Salisbury. 1981) Covers are creased. Foxing on endpapers,
first and last few pages and edges of pages. Else pages are very good.
The Gospels And Qumran A New Hypothesis -by- Barbara Thiering. Australian and New Zealand Studies
In Theology And Religion. ISBN 0858213079. The Pesher language of the Gospels set out in the Dead Sea Scrolls. Used
softcover book. 326 pages. (Theological Explorations. Sydney. 1981) Date and place written in pen at bottom of title
page with a name whited out. Rear cover is creased. Foxing on edges of pages. Bookshop label on rear cover. Else good. Scarce.
The Gospels Translated Into Modern English -by- J B Phillips. 1954. (Geoffrey Bles Ltd,
London, reprint, September 1954) Used hardcover book in
price-clipped dust jacket, 243 pages, dust jacket is marked, torn on edges and corners and is
taped into place leaving heavy tape shadows on eps, foxing on eps and edges of pages, else good.
The Human Christ The Search For The Historical Jesus -by- Charlotte Allen. ISBN 0745940706. Some
of the finest minds and most provocative figures of modern times have been
intrigued by the enigmatic figure of Jesus, and have sought to discover the
flesh and blood man who walked the roads of Palestine 2,000 years ago; this book
examines the many and varied images of Jesus produced by such thinkers and
artists such as Spinoza, Newton, Voltaire, Gibbon, Tom Paine, Jefferson, Kant,
Hegel, Marx, George Eliot, Flaubert, Oscar Wilde, Cecil B DeMille, and Norman
Mailer; but in doing so the author discovers that many of these questors were
ideologically driven, and that these works in fact tell us more about the
intellectual and cultural fashions of the last 3 centuries than it does about
the significance of Jesus and his message. (Lion Publ, Oxford, 1998) Used softcover book, 382 pages,
corners of cover bumped, bookshop bookplate inside cover, else very good.
The Kingdom Interlinear Translation of the Greek Scriptures. Contains three Bible texts:
The Greek text ('The New Testament in the Original Greek' by B F Westcott and F J A Hort 1881) above; English
text (an interlinear word-for-word translation into English 1969) underneath; and English text (The New World
Translation of the Holy Scriptures', Matthew through Revelation 1984 revision) alongside. Published by Jehovah's
Witnesses to help lovers of God's Word get acquainted with the original Greek
text of the Bible. Rendered from the original Greek language by the New World Bible Translation Committee 1985
Edition. (Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York Inc. Brooklyn. 1985) Used small hardcover book. No dust
jacket. Very good pseudo-leather covers with bright gilt lettering on front cover and spine. 1180 pages. In fine
The Mahatmas And Their Letters -by- Geoffrey A Barborka. First Edition 1973. (1973, The Theosophical Publishing House,
Madras, India) No ISBN. Used hardcover book in dust jacket, 422 pages, dust jacket has a new
marks and is worn on edges with small chips at top of spine, name written on fep, else very good.
The Nag Hammadi Library In English Translated And Introduced By Members Of The Coptic Gnostic Library Project
Of The Institute For Antiquity And Christianity, Claremont, California -editor- James M Robinson. The Definitive New Translation
Of The Gnostic Scriptures Complete In One Volume Third Completely Revised Edition. ISBN 0060669357. This revised, expanded
and updated version of The Nag Hammadi Library is the only complete, one-volume, modern language version of the renowned library
of fourth-century manuscripts discovered in Egypt in 1945; a work of major importance to everyone interested in the evolution of
Christianity, the Bible, archaeology, and the story of Western civilisation. Used softcover book. 549 pages. (HarperSanFrancisco/
HarperCollins Publishers. New York. First Paperback Edition. 1990) Name of previous owner written on front free endpaper. Else
in fine condition. Weight 800 grams.
The Notebooks Of Paul Brunton Volume 12 The Religious Urge -and- The Reverential Life -by- Paul Brunton
(1898-1981). ISBN 094391437X. An Indepth Study of Categories 17 and 18 from the Notebooks;
this volume stresses the importance of veneration for the source of Life at all
levels of human development; 'The Religious Urge' distinguishes the heart's
ineradicable religious instinct from traditional religious forms, and clarifies
the services and disservices of institutional religion; 'The Reverential Life'
gives an individualised, practical approach to honest communication with the
Sacred through intelligent prayer, rational devotion, and informed, mature humanity. (Published
for the Paul Brunton Philosophic Foundation -by- Larson Publications, New York. 1988) Used softcover book.
141 pages and index. In very good condition.
The Presbyterian Churches Their Place And Power In Modern Christendom -by- The Rev. J N Ogilvie, M.A., Bangalore. Historical
sketches of the various branches of the Presbyterian Church; covers Presbyterianism, The Revival of Presbyterianism, the Refounding of the
Presbyterian Church, The Presbyterian Church in France, the Netherlands, minor continental Presbyterian Churches, Scotland, Ireland,
England and Wales, United States of America, Canada, the Southern Hemisphere; the Presbyterian Diaspora; The Catholic Presbyterian
Church; Statistics of the Presbyterian Church; books of reference. (R & R Clark Limited, agents for the Church of Scotland,
Edinburgh, 1896) Used small hardcover book, no dust jacket, 198 pages. Good green cloth covers with black lettering on front cover
and spine. Covers worn on edges and knocked in corners, with a few marks. Foxing on eps, first and last few pages and edges of pages,
slight insect damage to bep, all else very good.
The Return Of The Kosher Pig The Divine Messiah In Jewish Thought -by- Rabbi Itzhak Shapira.
ISBN 9781936716456. Judaism. An unprecedented journey toward the true identity of the Divine Messiah - the one
previously considered 'unkosher' and 'unacceptable' by Jewish people; contains compelling words of Jewish sages
and rabbis over the last 2,000 years, many in English for the first time; glossary of over 300 terms that will
enable readers to dive deeper into Hebral/biblical thought; directory of all major rabbinical works on the issue
of Messiah in the last 2,000 years; index of all references from the torah, Prophets, Writings, New Testament, and
the Talmud; full bibliography with numerous sources that are 'hidden' to many English speakers on the nature of the
Messiah. A real eye-opener. Used softcover book. 318 pages. (Lederer Books/Messianic Jewish Publishers. Clarksville,
Maryland. 2013) A few marks on edges of pages. Else in fine condition. Weight 600 grams.
The Second Epistle to The Corinthians -by- C K Barrett. Black's New Testament Commentaries. ISBN 0713614005.
General editor Henry Chadwick. Reprint of Second Edition 1976. A discussion of St Paul's most personal letter - the
history of the epistle; the collection made at Corinth for the saints in Jerusalem; the false prophets; Paul as a man;
theology at Corinth in faith and practice. Used softcover book. 354 pages. (Adam and Charles Black. London. Reprint of Second
Edition 1976) Cover and spine are sunned. A few marks on cover. Name whited out on title page. Foxing on edges of pages.
Else very good. Weight 560 grams.
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