Early Modern Catholicism: An Anthology of Primary Sources by Robert S. Miola

By Robert S. Miola

Early sleek Catholicism makes to be had in sleek spelling and punctuation titanic Catholic contributions to literature, background, political notion, devotion, and theology within the 16th and early 17th centuries. instead of perpetuate the standard stereotypes and incorrect information, it offers a clean examine Catholic writing lengthy suppressed, marginalized, and overlooked. The anthology supplies again voices to these silenced through prejudice, exile, persecution, or martyrdom whereas consciousness to genuine texts demanding situations traditional ideals in regards to the interval. The anthology is split into 8 sections entitled Controversies, Lives and Deaths, Poetry, directions and Devotions, Drama, Histories, Fiction, and files, and contains 16 black and white illustrations from quite a few Early glossy resources. among the decisions are texts which light up the position of girls in recusant group and within the Church; the wealthy traditions of prayer and mysticism; the theology and politics of martyrdom; the emergence of the Catholic Baroque in literature and paintings; and the polemical battles fought in the Church and opposed to its enemies. Early Modern Catholicism additionally offers a context that redefines the tested canons of Early smooth England, together with such figures as Edmund Spenser, John Donne, John Milton, William Shakespeare, and Ben Jonson.

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Renaissance Inquisitors: Dominican Inquisitors and by Tavuzzi, M.

By Tavuzzi, M.

According to broad archival examine, this research casts new gentle at the Inquisition in northern Italy in the course of the Renaissance. It makes a speciality of a few consultant inquisitors and their valuable ambitions - the prosecution of heretics, Waldensians and Judaizers, and witch-hunting.

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Translating Truth: The Case for Essentially Literal Bible by C. John Collins

By C. John Collins

Which translation do i select?

In an age while there's a extensive collection of English Bible translations, the problems desirous about Bible translating are gradually gaining curiosity. shoppers usually ask yourself what separates one Bible model from one other.

The individuals to this ebook argue that there are major changes among literal translations and the choices. the duty of these who hire an primarily literal Bible translation philosophy is to provide a translation that is still trustworthy to the unique languages, conserving as a lot of the unique shape and which means as attainable whereas nonetheless speaking successfully and obviously within the receptors’ languages.

Translating fact advocates primarily literal Bible translation and in an try to foster an edifying discussion touching on translation philosophy. It addresses what constitutes ''good'' translation, universal myths approximately word-for-word translations, and the significance of protecting the authenticity of the Bible textual content. The essays during this publication provide transparent and enlightening insights into the foundational rules of primarily literal Bible translation.

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Death, the Gate of Life? (Mors Janua Vitae?). A Discussion by H. A. Dallas

By H. A. Dallas

Leopold is overjoyed to put up this vintage ebook as a part of our broad vintage Library assortment. a few of the books in our assortment were out of print for many years, and as a result haven't been available to most people. the purpose of our publishing application is to facilitate quick entry to this substantial reservoir of literature, and our view is this is an important literary paintings, which merits to be introduced again into print after many many years. The contents of the majority of titles within the vintage Library were scanned from the unique works. to make sure a top quality product, each one name has been meticulously hand curated through our employees. which means we now have checked each web page in each name, making it hugely not going that any fabric imperfections – similar to bad photo caliber, blurred or lacking textual content - stay. while our employees saw such imperfections within the unique paintings, those have both been repaired, or the identify has been excluded from the Leopold vintage Library catalogue. As a part of our on-going dedication to supplying price to the reader, in the ebook now we have additionally supplied you with a hyperlink to an internet site, the place you could obtain a electronic model of this paintings at no cost. Our philosophy has been guided by way of a wish to give you the reader with a e-book that's as shut as attainable to possession of the unique paintings. we are hoping that you'll get pleasure from this glorious vintage paintings, and that for you it turns into an enriching adventure. if you want to benefit extra concerning the Leopold vintage Library assortment please stopover at our web site at www.leopoldclassiclibrary.com

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RuneQuest Spellbook by Bryan Steele

By Bryan Steele

Magic is so necessary to myth gaming that it was once just a topic of time earlier than a complete tome used to be devoted towards magical spells in RuneQuest. this is often that tome. RuneQuest: Spellbook is a gateway to enormous quantities of latest magical spells and talents for characters and monsters during the RuneQuest online game settings. New and previous gamers alike will locate the data inside those covers precious to their magically prone characters, from Sorcery and Divine Magic to the vintage Rune Magic . New equipment of magic formerly unknown to our readers are unveiled, in addition to a few by no means sooner than obvious magical practices. comfortably, the RuneQuest: Spellbook is crucial tome for each magic person within the worlds of RuneQuest.

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Gardens of the Gods: Myth, Magic and Meaning by Christopher McIntosh

By Christopher McIntosh

«Gardens of the Gods» unearths the symbolic language of backyard layout, exploring the gardens of China, with their moon gates and immortal rocks, the Zen gardens of Japan, the paradise gardens of Islam, these of Renaissance Italy with their richly mythological imagery, the landscaped parks of britain, the gardens of recent concord within the US and a few awesome, glossy examples of symbolic gardens, together with the Tarot backyard of the sculptress Niki de Saint Phalle in Italy. This illustrated e-book additionally incorporates a bankruptcy with feedback for making a «garden of which means» and a specific catalogue of vegetation with symbolic or mythological institutions. in response to ten years of study, go back and forth and curiostiy, this article is usually the results of a private quest - to bare the magical codes written within the awesome worlds of gardens all over the world.

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Cronovisore - La macchina del tempo by François Brune

By François Brune

Consistent with l. a. prima volta Padre François Brune, riconosciuto esperto di transcomunicazione e di fenomeni paranonormali, rende notice le confidenze che Padre Pellegrino Ernetti gli fece riguardo al progetto del «cronovisore» al quale lavorarono in step with anni una dozzina di scienziati, ricercatori e premi Nobel del calibro di Enrico Fermi.«Un'idea molto semplice, un po' come l'uovo di Colombo» - rivelò a Brune il monaco benedettino che viveva presso l'abbazia di San Giorgio Maggiore a Venezia - uno strumento, simile advert un televisore, capace di produrre visioni straordinarie. consistent with questo e in step with altri oscuri motivi l. a. sconvolgente scoperta dell'equipe di scienziati fu messa a tacere dal Vaticano e l'apparecchio venne smontato.

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