The Naming of Johannesburg as an Historical Commentary


Author: Niel Hirschson
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Johannesburg (South Africa)
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The Sleep of Reason

Fantasy and Reality from the Victorian Age to the First World War
Author: Derek Jarrett
Publisher: Harpercollins
ISBN: N.A
Category: History
Page: 233
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Unchanging Witness

The Consistent Christian Teaching on Homosexuality in Scripture and Tradition
Author: S. Donald Fortson,Rollin G. Grams
Publisher: B&H Publishing Group
ISBN: 1433687909
Category: Religion
Page: 448
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The church is going through a time of severe fracture over the issue of homosexuality. This book addresses the arguments from the gay Christian movement and revisionist theologians and exegetes on a single point: Can they withstand the evidence of the primary sources? In Unchanging Witness, Donald Fortson and Rollin Grams articulate the consistent orthodox view on homosexuality by presenting primary sources throughout Christian history and by interpreting the biblical texts in their cultural contexts. The first part of the book examines church history from the patristic period to the present day, and the second part engages biblical texts in light of Ancient Near Eastern, Jewish, Greek, and Roman primary sources. Throughout, the authors survey the conflicting and changing arguments of revisionist readings and contend that, in light of the overwhelming evidence of the relevant texts, the real issue is not one of interpretation but of biblical authority and Christian orthodoxy.

The Lords of Human Kind

European Attitudes to Other Cultures in the Imperial Age
Author: Victor Kiernan
Publisher: Zed Books Ltd.
ISBN: 178360431X
Category: History
Page: 392
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When European explorers went out into the world to open up trade routes and establish colonies, they brought back much more than silks and spices, cotton and tea. Inevitably, they came into contact with the peoples of other parts of the world and formed views of them occasionally admiring, more often hostile or contemptuous. Using a stunning array of sources - missionaries' memoirs, the letters of diplomats' wives, explorers' diaries and the work of writers as diverse as Voltaire, Thackeray, Oliver Goldsmith and, of course, Kipling - Victor Kiernan teases out the full range of European attitudes to other peoples. Erudite, ironic and global in its scope, The Lords of Human Kind has been a major influence on a generation of historians and cultural critics and is a landmark in the history of Eurocentrism.

University of California Union Catalog of Monographs Cataloged by the Nine Campuses from 1963 Through 1967: Authors & titles


Author: University of California (System). Institute of Library Research,University of California, Berkeley. Library,University of California, Berkeley,University of California, Los Angeles. Library
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Reference
Page: N.A
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THE MEDIUM & DAYBREAK


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ISBN: N.A
Category:
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New York Mirror

A Weekly Gazette of Literature and the Fine Arts
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Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category:
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Catalogue of the Printed Books in the Library of the Faculty of Advocates: C-Engineering. 1873


Author: Faculty of Advocates (Scotland). Library
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Law
Page: N.A
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A Christian Library; or, a pleasant and plentiful paradise of practical divinity in ten treatises of sundry and select subjects, purposely composed to pluck sinners out of Satan's snares, etc


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The Publishers' Trade List Annual


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Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: American literature
Page: N.A
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The Historical Magazine, Or, Classical Library of Public Events

Consisting of Authentic Anecdotes, Biographical Memoirs, Manners and Customs, Philosophical Papers, Natural History, Theatrical Intelligence, Analysis of Historical Books, Domestic News, &c. &c. &c
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: History
Page: N.A
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The Publisher


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Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Bibliography
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The Literary Guide and Rationalist Review


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ISBN: N.A
Category: Rationalism
Page: N.A
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Humanist


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Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Rationalism
Page: N.A
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British Books in Print


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ISBN: N.A
Category: Catalogs, Publishers'
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Whitaker's Cumulative Book List


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ISBN: N.A
Category: Great Britain
Page: N.A
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A Select Library of Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church: Socrates, Sozomenus: Church histories


Author: Philip Schaff,Henry Wace
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Christian literature, Early
Page: N.A
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A Select Library of Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers of the Christian Church

Second Series
Author: Philip Schaff,Henry Wace
Publisher: Burns & Oates
ISBN: N.A
Category: Christian literature, Early
Page: 638
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The Conviction to Lead

25 Principles for Leadership That Matters
Author: Albert Mohler
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441260560
Category: Religion
Page: 224
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Leadership Principles from a Renowned Agent of Change Cultures and organizations do not change without strong leadership. While many leadership books focus on management or administration, the central focus of The Conviction to Lead is on changing minds. Dr. Mohler was the driving force behind the transformation of Southern Seminary from a liberal institution of waning influence to a thriving evangelical seminary at the heart of the Southern Baptist Convention. Since then he has been one of the most prominent voices in evangelicalism, fighting for Christian principles and challenging secular culture. Using his own experiences and examples from history, Dr. Mohler demonstrates that real leadership is a transferring of conviction to others, affecting their actions, motivations, intuition, and commitment. This practical guide walks the reader through what a leader needs to know, do, and be in order to affect change.