The Purple Crown

Author: Tripp York
Publisher: Herald Press (VA)
ISBN: 9780836193930
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The Purple Crown exhibits how Christianity's ultimate act of witnessing, martyrdom, is an inherently political act. York argues that the path of Christianity leads to a confrontation with the same powers that crucified Jesus. Tripp York goes outside of the normal understandings of public theology and points to the most powerful persuaders within Christian history: the martyrs. The martyrs remind us of the moment in which all the world was simultaneously exposed as fallen and redeemed, of Christ;s death and resurrection. In York's telling, just as the martyrs' deaths reveal Christ, so too their lives bear witness to the City of God, exposing those powers and principalities that crucified Jesus and continue to crucify him through his followers. He includes the biography of the El Salvador priest Oscar Romero. Book jacket.

Adventures of the Crown The Purple Wolf and the Enerawyn

Author: Dawn Fackrell
ISBN: 0244705216
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While exploring some catacombs said to be the resting place of an old God, Fenryn meets and befriends a female Enerawyn (or elf to humans) named Lynnette, and together they find out the reason for the undead appearing. Once they leave the catacombs, they are surrounded by bandits! Chaos ensues when they believe Fenryn would make for a handsome ransom. Fortunately for Fenryn, his luck seems to hold out. However, what happens when the Knight Captain shows up? Then wishes to conscript Lynnette into his Knighthood? How will she handle the other Knights? And what of the bigoted nobility? Can she truly change the minds of humans, when it comes to her people? Involves characters within the LGBTQIA+ umbrella.

The Purple Emperor

Author: Herbie Brennan
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408821052
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When Henry gets called back to the Faerie Realm to help his friends, Holly and Pyrgus, he has to be braver and more resourceful than he could ever have thought possible. When Pyrgus and Holly are confronted with their greatest fear, they too have to prove themselves to be courageous beyond their own expectations. With the help of Mr Fogarty and the marvellous Madame Cardui, the futures of these brilliant young protagonists are worked out in a masterful plot that will hold the reader gripped from start to finish.

The Grass Crown

Author: Colleen McCullough
Publisher: Head of Zeus
ISBN: 178185792X
Format: PDF
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Rome, 97 BC: Gaius Marius is triumphant. Under his command, Rome has conquered the Western world, weathered invasion and crushed its enemies. There is just one prize left to him: an unprecedented seventh consulship. But the greatest prize demands the highest price. Marius, now aging and ailing, is pitted against a new generation of assassins, power-seekers, and Senate intriguers. There are many who would like to see him fail, not least Lucius Cornelius Sulla, once his closest ally, now his most dangerous rival. Sulla and Marius' contest can only be won through treachery and blood. As a deadly enmity engulfs both men and plunges them towards madness, Rome must fight its own battle for survival. Please note: This ebook contains all the original maps and illustration.

The Purple Book

Author: Rice Broocks
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 0310866693
Format: PDF
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Have you done The Purple Book? From students and scholars to parents, kids, rock stars, and professional athletes, people all over the world are doing The Purple Book. Why? Because they’re looking for a foundation that no storm in life will prevail against—and a heart that’s shaped and guided by the knowledge of God’s Word. The Purple Book is a twelve-part Bible study keyed to the TNIV and designed to help new believers and longtime followers of Jesus stand firm and grow strong in the Christian life. Take the challenge to build the foundation of your life on the Word of God. Do The Purple Book.“I love The Purple Book. It continually helps reinforce the only foundation worth building upon— a biblical one.” —Peter Furler, newsboys“The Purple Book has been instrumental in my growth as a effective tool in helping mebuild the life that God has intended for me.” —Mark Brunell, Washington Redskins

The White Alligator Crown Quatro

Author: Michael Verrett
ISBN: 0557581214
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A pour quoi story in the tradition of southern folk tales that purports to explain why there are white alligators. Told from the perspective of a clever raccoon, a traveling naturalist learns how the actions of a sneaky alligator, a missing turtle, a bossy lady duck, some crazy birds and a trio of ornery owls combine to create a hilarious adventure story. Over 70 black and white illustration

Outside the Crown Ring

Author: Winford Lewis Allen
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1418434329
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Barbey, at ninety-two years, is the Bahamas' Obeah Witch Doctor. He is dying. He must make contact with his heir Corranna, a lesbian, with the use of her twenty-three year old navel cord. In addition, Chiezne, a spiritual seed imprisoned to Earth for 500 years during the demise of the Lucayan Indians needs her so that he could return to the heavens. Corranna has no interests in Obeah. She is a Junkanoo-festival drummer-dancer and photographer. Sasha, a neophyte pesters her, but Corranna's puppy love, Morganna, returns from Germany. Morganna, a fashion model, rekindles their lost love, and then falls prey to Knuckles, a drug baron and high school friend. Knuckles, with lesbian, Tomboy, an assassin and drug baroness, work for Carlos Lehder, a Colombian cocaine kingpin to spirit contraband to the USA. He utilizes Bahamas Government High Officials. A sizzling encounter with Val, an American, introduces Corranna to crack. Circumstances from Morganna's and Knuckles' past lead Corranna on a perilous sea escape with Tomboy onboard an ocean racer while being chased by DEA, Coast Guard, along with Bahamas Defense Force Marine Patrol. Barely surviving the ordeal, Corranna, now addicted, confronts Obeah powers then losing her inherited millions, and life.

Die Normannin

Author: Patricia Bracewell
Publisher: Rowohlt Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 3644537917
Format: PDF, ePub
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«Was für ein großartiges Buch! Eine faszinierende, kaum bekannte Epoche, eine spannende, dicht erzählte Geschichte und Figuren von großer Lebendigkeit.» (Diana Gabaldon) Im Jahre des Herrn 1001 beginnt für die junge Emma ein neues Leben. Ihr Bruder, Herzog der Normandie, gibt sie dem englischen Herrscher zur Frau. Es geht um Macht und Politik, um Emma geht es nicht. Und König Æethelred scheint auch alles andere als in Liebe zu seinem neuen Weib entbrannt. Emma wird schnell bewusst, dass sie nicht nur Königin ist, sondern mehr noch eine Gefangene, Geisel in einem bösen Spiel. Doch so zart die junge Frau wirkt, so unbeugsam kämpft sie um ihren Weg zur Macht und für ihren Sohn. Doch dann befällt Unglück das Land: Sven Gabelbart, König der Dänen, überzieht mit seinen Wikingerhorden die englischen Reiche mit Brand, Raub und Mord. Und wieder ist Emmas Schicksal offen ...

A Crown of Jewels a Crown of Thorns

Author: Greg Foshee
Publisher: Page Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1634179404
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When FBI profiler, Isaac Borderlone, was taken by an alien civilization to help solve a series of murders in a utopian society made of former earth inhabitants, his life starts to go topsy-turvy. This experimental society in a distant galaxy is guided by a variety of average citizens known as the Council of Brotherhood. It was started by Mic Johston and Shuri Okiawa who once fought each other in World War II, but are now the founders of this new harmonious society that encourages everyone to practice their own religions and beliefs in ways that enhance the commonwealth of all peoples regardless of their educational, religious, or racial backgrounds. Everything was peaceful for decades until three of the Council members were mysteriously killed. With the help of their alien brethren, the Council recruited Isaac Borderlone from mother Earth in an attempt to utilize his skills to help find the person killing innocent people in a near perfect utopian world. Will Isaac solve these murders in a timely fashion? Or will the aliens reach the conclusion that all mankind is doomed to self-destruction because of their inability to behave peacefully even under the most pristine living conditions? Only time will tell if mankind is represents a Crown of Jewels or a Crown of Thorns in the universe. Read on and be enthralled.