America's problem with race has deep roots, with the country's foundation tied to the near extermination of one race of people and the enslavement of another. Racism is truly our nation's original sin. "It's time we right this unacceptable wrong", says best-selling author and leading Christian activist Jim Wallis. Fifty years ago, Wallis was driven away from his faith by a white church that considered dealing with racism to be taboo.
"Raced in America - so true!"
This engaging and scholarly audiobook offers refreshingly original insights into the contemporary relevance of the Christian doctrine of original sin - one that has inspired fierce debate for the last two millennia.
Adam Dalgliesh takes on a baffling murder in the rarefied world of London book publishing in this masterful mystery from one of our finest novelists. Commander Adam Dalgliesh and his team are confronted with a puzzle of impenetrable complexity. A murder has taken place in the offices of the Peverell Press, a venerable London publishing house located in a dramatic mock-Venetian palace on the Thames. The victim is Gerard Etienne, the brilliant but ruthless new managing director, who had vowed to restore the firm's fortunes.
"Good book, still needs some work on the audio thou"
A brand-new, original adventure for the 12th Doctor and Clara, as played on BBC TV by Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman. Exclusive to audio, the story is the third of four to be published between August 2015 and February 2016. Duration: 1 hour 10 mins approx.
"Doctor Who fans listen."
An Adam Dalgliesh Mystery. Set on the banks of the River Thames in the literary world, P. D. James' Original Sin is the ninth Adam Dalgliesh mystery and a brilliant work of crime fiction from the best-selling author of Death Comes to Pemberley. The Peverell Press, a 200-year-old publishing firm housed in a dramatic mock-Venetian palace on the Thames, is certainly ripe for change.
Luc Cain was born and raised in Hell, but he isn't feeling as demonic as usual lately... thanks to Frannie Cavanaugh and the unique power she never realized she had. But you can't desert Hell without consequences, and suddenly Frannie and Luc find themselves targeted by the same demons who used to be Luc's allies.
"kind of disappointing"
Stunning Brooke Asgill is about to marry into one of the richest and most powerful families in the United States, and matriarch Meredith Asgill is determined that her daughter will walk down the aisle at whatever cost. But the Asgill’s are not all they seem, and their past is riddled with secrets, lies, and tragedy. Enter Tess Garret, a renowned publicist hired to keep the Asgill family ghosts well and truly locked away - at least until the big day is over.
"Painful, but not for the reason you might think"
Streams in the Willow is an allegorical rendering of the inexorable link between this world and the next, between this generation and those who have gone before. Dramatized by an actual diamond ring that has been passed down five generations in the author's family, the stains of Original Sin are presented as obstacles each of us faces alongside those who came before us. The path to overcoming the Original Sin in each of our individual families is first to acknowledge it.
After falling in love and making a quick exit from her nine-year career in the USAWMD (United States Agency for Weapons of Mass Destruction), ex-spy Sally Sin does her best to become Lucy Hamilton, a stay-at-home mom in San Francisco. No one, not even her adoring husband Will, knows about her secret agent escapades - chasing no-good masterminds through perilous jungles, escaping evil assassins, and playing dangerous games of cat and mouse with her old nemesis, Ian Blackford, a notorious and dashing illegal arms dealer.
Haunted by chilling memories of demonic possession and murder, Moira O'Donnell has spent seven years hunting down her mother, Fiona, whose command of black magic has granted her unprecedented control of the underworld. Now Moira's global search has led her to a small California town thats about to become hell on earth.
Featuring Steve Carell and Amy Morton, Sin is a contemporary morality play about a helicopter traffic reporter who is trying to keep herself above life's messiness. Her soon-to-be-ex-husband is a charming alcoholic, her roommate is a glutton, she's trapped daily in a helicopter with an envious coworker, and her blind dates are disasters. It takes her dying brother to make her see that pride is the deadliest of sins, and it takes an Act of God to bring her back down to Earth.
Vivir sin estrés es posible. Booka Audiobooks y la Psicóloga María López Mulet quieren seguir ayudándote a que lo consigas practicando una nueva técnica de relajación: el entrenamiento autógeno de Schultz.Narradas y producidas con una calidad excelente, esta técnica pretende generar gravedad y calor en diferentes partes del cuerpo a través del control de nuestros pensamientos.
Vivir sin estrés es posible. BOOKA Audiobooks y la Psicológa María López Muletquieren ayudarte a que lo consigas practicando la Técnica de "RELAJACIÓN PROGRESIVA DE JACOBSON". Narradas y producidas con una calidad excelente, las técnicas de relajación de laPsicológa María López Mulet te ayudarán a reducir la tensión física y mental ypermitirán que alcances un mayor nivel de calma reduciendo tu nivel de estrés,ansiedad o ira.
Vivir sin estrés es posible. BOOKA Audiobooks y la Psicóloga María López Mulet quieren seguir ayudándote a que lo consigas practicando una nueva técnica de relajación: la Técnica de Relajación Muscular. Esta técnica pretende ayudarte a reducir la ansiedad enseñándote a relajar todos los músculos de tu cuerpo. Practícala con regularidad y notarás como día a día reduces el estrés y mejoras tu calidad de vida.
Haley M. Driscoll was the life of the party in college, until she met a religious boy and decided to end her life of sin, allowing him to show her the true path. Unfortunately, she quickly learned that the only true path for her was the one she could forge for herself.
Every good story has a conflict, and our conflict enters the story here: Sin. In our class we define sin, not as an action that we commit, but as a condition we are in: “Sin is a condition of alienation and separation from God, that manifests itself in outward, sinful action.” And that condition has several inevitable consequences. We explore the nature of sin in this lecture.
In which our intrepid correspondent suggests a few additions to the recent update of the list of deadly sins, according to the Catholic Church.