The Way I Was Made: Words and Music for an Unusual Life

By Chris Tomlin

Dance like there is not any one gazing The Bible in actual fact indicates that we've got been uniquely created for a practical existence, yet it is not intended to be approximately us, or our profession, or our status. it is all approximately God, and His glory. that is the goal of Chris Tomlin's first publication - to get you to consider your self as one among God's reputation developers. You and that i are shaped from the airborne dirt and dust of His production and given breath consequently: to unfold His renown to every person we meet by means of what we are saying and do. it is the approach we have been made. the author of a lot of brand new so much loved youth-oriented worship songs publications readers in a private and deeper discovery of residing for God's glory.

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The History of Magic

By Eliphas Levi

First released in 1913, this vintage textual content is a useful resource publication at the historical past and perform of magic and occultism. The contents contain: Magic of the Magi, Magic in historic Greece, the Kabalah, Primitive Symbolism, Mysticism, Oracles, Magical Monuments, Magic and Christianity, Pagan Magic, Kabalistic work and Sacred trademarks, Sorcerers, Magic and Freemasonry, the Illuminati, and extra. Illustrated.

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By Hermann Hesse, Ralph Manheim

Hermann Hesse's Rosshalde is the vintage tale of a guy torn among responsibilities to his relations and his eager for a non secular achievement which can in simple terms be discovered outdoors the confines of traditional society.

Johann Veraguth, a prosperous, winning artist, is estranged from his spouse and stifled by means of the sorrowful union. Veraguth's love for his younger son and his worry of drifting rootlessly maintain him sure in the partitions of his opulent property, Rosshalde. but, whilst he's shaken via an unforeseen tragedy, Veraguth eventually reveals the braveness to depart the desolate safeguard of Rosshalde and travels to India to find himself anew.

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Essence With the Elixir of Enlightenment: The Diamond Approach to Inner Realization

By A. H. Almaas

Essence has been mixed with The Elixir of Enlightenment, a quick introductory textual content directed towards scholars at the direction who're annoyed by means of both the religious or mental boundaries that Western existence can current. Discusses the values and shortcomings of religious education, and explores why an deadlock could happen. unearths how an exact figuring out of your individual character can loose your internal assets in order that your crucial being can lead you towards enlightenment.

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Radical Nature: The Soul of Matter

An exploration of awareness in all matter--from quantum to cosmos

• Outlines theories of awareness in historic and smooth philosophy from earlier than Plato to Alfred North Whitehead

• finds the significance of figuring out mind-in-matter for our relations with the surroundings, with folks, despite ourselves

Are rocks wide awake? Do animals or vegetation have souls? Can timber think excitement or discomfort? the place within the nice unfolding of existence did attention first seem? How we resolution such questions can dramatically impact the best way we are living our lives, how we deal with the realm of nature, or even how we relate to our personal our bodies.

In this re-creation of the award-winning Radical Nature, Christian de Quincey explores the “hard challenge” of philosophy--how brain and topic are related--and proposes an intensive and awesome solution: that subject itself tingles with awareness on the inner most point. It’s there within the cells of each dwelling creature, even in molecules and atoms. Tracing the lineage of this concept via Western philosophy and technological know-how, he exhibits that it has a really noble history--from sooner than Plato to Alfred North Whitehead. He finds that the best way to God is thru nature and that realizing how physique and soul healthy jointly has incredible effects for our relations with our surroundings, with people, or even with ourselves.

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In the Devil's Snare: The Salem Witchcraft Crisis of 1692

By Mary Beth Norton

Award-winning historian Mary Beth Norton reexamines the Salem witch trials in this startlingly unique, meticulously researched, and totally riveting research.

In 1692 the folks of Massachusetts have been residing in worry, and never completely of satanic afflictions. Horrifyingly violent Indian assaults had all yet emptied the northern frontier of settlers, and lots of traumatized refugees—including the most accusers of witches—had fled to groups like Salem. in the meantime the colony’s leaders, shielding approximately their very own failure to guard the frontier, reflected how God’s humans might be discomfort by the hands of savages. Struck via the similarities among what the refugees had witnessed and what the witchcraft “victims” defined, many have been speedy to determine an enormous conspiracy of the satan (in league with the French and the Indians) threatening New England on both sides. by way of delivering this crucial context to the well-known occasions, and by means of casting her web well past the borders of Salem itself, Norton sheds new gentle on essentially the most complicated and interesting classes in our historical past.

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The Kin of Ata Are Waiting for You

By Dorothy Bryant

Half love tale, half utopian myth, half non secular myth, The family members of Ata Are looking ahead to You is "a appealing, symbolic trip of the soul" (Berkeley Monthly). Into the realm of the Ata comes a determined guy, working from a quick lifetime of reputation and fortune, medicinal drugs and crime. he's led by way of the relations of Ata on a religious trip that, eventually, all of us needs to take.

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Understanding Our Mind: 50 Verses on Buddhist Psychology

A finalist for the 2001 Nautilus Award, Understanding Our Mind, is Thich Nhat Hanh’s profound examine Buddhist psychology with insights into how those old teachings observe to the fashionable global. in accordance with the fifty verses at the nature of recognition taken from the nice fifth-century Buddhist grasp Vasubandhu and the lessons of the Avatamsaka Sutra, Thich Nhat Hanh makes a speciality of the direct adventure of spotting, embracing, and searching deeply into the character of our emotions and perceptions.  providing the fundamental teachings of Buddhist utilized psychology, Understanding Our Mind exhibits us how our brain is sort of a box, the place all types of seed is planted—seeds of ache, anger, happiness, and peace. the standard of our existence is determined by the standard of the seeds in our brain. If we all know the way to water seeds of pleasure and rework seeds of ache, then realizing, love, and compassion will flower. Vietnamese Zen grasp Thuong Chieu stated, "When we know how our brain works, the perform turns into easy."

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I Need Your Love - Is That True?: How to Stop Seeking Love, Approval, and Appreciation and Start Finding Them Instead

By Byron Katie

In Loving What Is, bestselling writer Byron Katie brought hundreds of thousands of individuals to her easy and profound approach to discovering happiness via wondering the brain. Now, I desire Your LoveIs That True? examines a common, age-old resource of tension: our relations with others. during this groundbreaking booklet, Katie is helping you query every little thing you've been taught to do to realize love and approval. In doing this, you find how to define actual love and connection.

The ordinary suggestion provided in self-help books and strengthened through our tradition advocates a tense, all-consuming quest for romance and approval. we're instructed to benefit self-marketing and manipulative skills—how to draw, provoke, seduce, and sometimes faux to be whatever we aren’t. This process doesn’t paintings. It leaves hundreds of thousands of strolling wounded—those who, having did not locate love or appreciation, blame themselves and finish that they're unworthy of affection.

I desire Your LoveIs That True? is helping you light up each region on your lifestyles the place you appear to lack what you lengthy for most—the love of your wife, the distinction of your baby, a lover’s tenderness, or the esteem of your boss. via its penetrating inquiry, you are going to quick detect the falseness of the permitted methods of looking love and approval, and likewise of the mythology that equates love with desire. utilizing the tactic during this publication, you are going to inquire into painful ideals that you’ve established all your lifestyles on—and be overjoyed to determine them evaporate. Katie exhibits you ways unraveling the knots within the look for love, approval, and appreciation brings true love and places you answerable for your personal happiness.

“Everyone has the same opinion that love is outstanding, other than while it’s negative. humans spend their complete lives tantalized through love—seeking it, attempting to carry directly to it, or attempting to recover from it. no longer some distance in the back of love, as significant preoccupations, come approval and appreciation. From formative years on, most folk spend a lot in their strength in a constant pursuit of this stuff, testing assorted ways to be spotted, to thrill, to provoke, and to win different people’s love, considering that’s simply the way in which lifestyles is. This attempt can develop into so consistent and unquestioned that we slightly become aware of it anymore.

This ebook takes an in depth examine what works and what doesn’t within the quest for romance and approval. it's going to assist you have the ability to be happier in love and greater in all of your relationships. What you research right here will deliver achievement to all types of relationships, together with romantic love, courting, marriage, paintings, and friendship.” —Byron Katie

From the Hardcover edition.

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What A Coincidence!: The wow! factor in synchronicity and what it means in everyday life

By Susan M. Watkins

What if all these probably insignificant little what a twist of fate! moments you’ve skilled have been really hinting at whatever very own and critical approximately your self, and concerning the workings of human awareness as a complete? may you hear? Sue Watkins does. For greater than thirty-five years, Susan M. Watkins, a former small-town newspaper reporter and the writer of 5 books, has logged coincidences as they’ve happened in her existence.

What she’s came upon is that unmarried, likely inconsequential coincidences—an outdated pal calling on the distinct second she pops into your head, for example—are usually items of bigger, extra advanced and significant accident clusters that jointly create wealthy and revealing tales.

In What a accident! Watkins offers accident clusters which are actually astonishing and, alongside the way in which, explores these vital questions: What do our own twist of fate clusters divulge to us approximately ourselves and our lives? And what do they display approximately human attention at huge? The conclusions she attracts are completely lifestyles changing. you are going to by no means brush aside these what a twist of fate! moments back.

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