Examines the lives of and fills in lacking chapters within the tales of outdated testomony girls, together with Hagar, Esther, Rachel and Leah, Miriam, Tamar, and Deborah.
By Pamela M. King
WINNER of the 2007 David Bevington Prize The York Play is the earliest near-complete English civic secret cycle. It advanced regularly all through its lengthy functionality heritage, however the textual content that used to be recorded within the York sign in indicates that it used to be already a mature and problematic civic pageant by the point it was once written down. This examine uncovers the Cycle's reference to worship in York, within the experience either one of devotional perform and of civic honour, informing a specific interval within the cultural background of town. The pageants within the sign in exhibit of their other ways how the group which devised and played the Cycle seemed the occasion of the good summer season banquet of Corpus Christi. in addition the foundations of choice that provide the Cycle its constitution replicate the wider development of the liturgical calendar, with its different feasts and fasts. The Cycle bears witness not just to the practices of non secular observance in York, but additionally to the ecclesiastical politics during which town used to be stuck up from the very starting of the 15th century. PAMELA KING is Professor of Medieval experiences on the college of Bristol.
The 5 brief novellas which contain this anthology have been written among 1890 and international conflict I. All percentage a standard setting-the jap ecu Jewish city or shtetl, and all deal in numerous methods with a unmarried topic-the Jewish disagreement with modernity.
The authors of those novellas are one of the maximum masters of Yiddish prose. of their paintings, brand new reader will find a literary culture of substantial scope, power, and diversity and should come nose to nose with a really memorable solid of characters and with a human group now irrevocably lost.
In her normal creation, Professor Wisse lines the improvement of contemporary Yiddish literature within the overdue nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and describes the numerous shifts that happened among the Yiddish writers and the realm approximately which they wrote. She additionally furnishes a quick advent for every novella, giving the old and biographical heritage and supplying a serious interpretation of the work.
By L. A. Marzulli
Years in the past, paintings 'Mac' Mackenzie used to be a revered newspaper journalist with an excellent relatives and an exceptional destiny. Now he lives by means of himself, eking out an life as a contract author. His religion in God, humanity, and nearly every thing else is long past. what is left is a pile of accounts and the pain of his eldest son's demise. input a girl in a psychiatric ward, with an off-the-wall tale of ways extraterrestrial beings kidnapped her, created a child inside her, and later stole it. From her doubtless twisted account springs the aptitude media tale of the century . . . and extra difficulty than Mac has ever imagined. during this engrossing page-turner, Mac follows his tale to Israel, the place he comes around the continues to be of 1 of the nephilim: an historical biblical great, sired through demons and born of human ladies. Mac's stumble upon is simply the top of a terrifying supernatural iceberg --- for the nephilim are again in the world. And Mac has stumbled onto their mystery. Nephilim winds from the Holy Land to the Nevada barren region, via mind-numbing hazards and offerings that may have an effect on the way forward for the human race. only one wish stands among Mac and destruction: the ability of the risen Messiah. yet can it store Mac and his little ones from the evil non secular forces that spawned the nephilim? Or satisfy his agonizing quest for that means and objective in existence?
By Jessica Belcher
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By Jacqui Grace, Dee Arrand
Let Creativity and colour Reinvigorate a while in God's Word!
God's observe wasn't intended to be dry and rancid, yet occasionally we rush via devotions on our approach to whatever else. deliver new power in your time in God's note through incorporating attractiveness and creativity! This coloring booklet devotional may help you concentration your awareness and calm your soul.
The subject of grace is entrance and middle during this interesting new travel-sized coloring publication from Jacqui Grace. every one web page contains Scripture, short devotional ideas, and photographs to color.
As a steady tonic for the busyness and complexity of your lifestyles, allow this publication encourage you creatively whereas it reconnects you with the God who created you and is aware your each want.
By Larry Burkett
With no the sun's strong gravity, our earth might fly into area. The solar retains us from freezing to dying, permits foodstuff to develop and provides us strength to gasoline every little thing from calculators to automobiles. but this devoted lifeline additionally has the ability to wipe us
By Deeanne Gist
Rural switchboard operator Georgie Gail is pleased with her independence in a man's global ... which makes it two times as vexing whilst the phone corporation sends a man to appear over her shoulder.
Dashing Luke Palmer is greater than he looks though. he is a Texas Ranger operating undercover to infiltrate a infamous gang of educate robbers. Repairing phones and tangling with this tempestuous lady is the very last thing he desires to do. but if his stakeout places Georgie in danger, he realizes greater than his task is at the line.
By Rick Acker
“I didn’t have a call. I didn’t.” That’s what Allie Whitman tells herself each evening as she lies conscious. occasionally she even believes it. yet in general she understands deep down that her lack of ability to make a difficult selection has positioned hundreds of thousands of lives in danger, together with her personal. Now the one one that may also help her is her legal professional, Connor Norman. regrettably, Allie’s activities have destroyed Connor’s belief in her—and might damage a lot, even more.
By Jillian Hart
New neighbor Chad Lawson turns out too excellent. no less than to Rebecca McKaslin, who is been burned through a Prince Charming–type prior to. nervous, her loving family members helps her time-out from romance. but, as Rebecca will get to understand her good-looking, churchgoing neighbor, his trustworthy, pleasant nature demanding situations her resistance to relationships. quickly, she wonders if God positioned him in her lifestyles for a cause. should still she settle for this infrequent reward and possibility her center back?