In this 12-lecture meditation on Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, you'll uncover the clarity and ethical wisdom of one of humanity's greatest minds. Father Koterski shows how and why this great philosopher can help you deepen and improve your own thinking on questions of morality and leading the best life. The aim of these lectures is to provide you with a clear and thoughtful introduction to Aristotle as a moral philosopher.
"One of the best presentations of Aristotle"
Even though she was still married to her fifth husband, Tina, an ex-prostitute from Las Vegas, rehearsed for her sixth wedding to a wealthy Maryland businessman, Robert Myers. Myers wanted his wife killed. Divorce was too expensive. Tina had proposed a blood vow. "You marry me and take care of my kids, and I'll have your wife murdered for you." This is the true story of the brutal 1979 contract murder of Mary Ruth Myers.
"Not as advertised: not really a true crime tale"
Natural law is the idea that there is an objective moral order, grounded in essential humanity, that holds universal and permanent implications for the ways we should conduct ourselves as free and responsible human beings.These 24 in-depth lectures consider the arguments for natural law, the serious objections that have been raised against it, and the ways, despite all overt criticisms, it remains a vital and even pervasive force in political, moral, and social life today, even while traveling under another name.
"Natural law and human rights"
The Great Within: Unleashing the Power of Your Subconscious Mind details in easy to follow way how to channel the power of your subconscious mind to change your life, to achieve your personal and professional goals. Christian D. Larson was ahead of his time, as one of the founders of the New Thought movement, in his understanding of the personal power within us, just waiting to be discovered and unleashed.
"Hard to Follow"
In 36 thought-provoking lectures, you'll explore enlightening teachings that have inspired the world and that continue to speak to life's most important questions. Throughout, you'll benefit from Father Koterski's ecumenical perspective, as he presents these teachings within the Jewish and Christian traditions and compares the varying versions of these texts. What do these writings have to say about the great philosophical problems people seek to understand? You'll find out as you contend with the literal and figurative meanings behind some of the Bible's most essential books and parts (as well as some that many of us overlook).
September has longed to return to Fairyland after her first adventure there. And when she finally does, she learns that its inhabitants have been losing their shadows - and their magic - to the world of Fairyland-Below. This world has a new ruler: Halloween, the Hollow Queen, who is September’s shadow. And Halloween has no intentions of giving Fairyland’s shadows back. Fans of Valente’s bestselling first Fairyland book will revel in the lush setting, characters, and language of September’s journey.
"Beauiful, playful, dark, and dreamy."
Have you ever wondered how the super-rich built their wealth and whether you could do it the same way? Surprisingly, the super-wealthy usually get there by taking just one of 10 possible roads. And now, so can you!
The Ten Roads to Riches teaches you how to build wealth by following the same successful paths others have used. Renowned investment expert and self-made billionaire Ken Fisher tells you how to increase your chances of success.
"Smart, comprehensive and funny"
Gods, fallen angels, and the hidden world of the Fae clash as the Winter Queen begins a civil war with the Summer Queen, seeking to rule in a world of permanent winter. Fallen angel Azazel and Greek god Hermes join the Winter Queen, stealing the power of the Titans through brutal combat in return for the resurrection of Azazel's demi-god children, the Nephilim.
Exclusive to Audible. J. S. Law reveals how his time in the Royal Navy influenced his book, Tenacity, and how the lack of a true female heroine spurred him to create the central character, Danielle. About Tenacity: Suicide must be investigated. Especially when a Royal Navy sailor kills himself on a nuclear submarine only days after his wife's brutal murder. Now Lieutenant Danielle Lewis, the navy's finest special branch investigator, must interrogate the tight-knit male crew of HMS Tenacity to determine if there's a link.
Some few survivors that had resisted the zombies were rounded up too, and were put in the fridges to freeze them until needed, so that one day, when they all awoke sometime in the future, there would be slaves to work for them. As they slept, the steam powered breeding machine bred workers and stored them for using when the time came. Among the frozen survivors was Blue-Jane, See-through Mary, Captain Crust, and some others that in their frozen sleep dreamed about a story that ate itself to become a paradox monkey that was hard to figure out.
"BUY ANYTHING FOR A SONG"
An audiobook in the Tamil language. Appadurai Muttulingam is a Sri Lankan Tamil author and essayist. His short stories in Tamil have received critical acclaim and won awards in both India and Sri Lanka. Muthulingam's stories are noted for their understatement, reserve, and imagery, and focus on moments of small transformation. His stories do not attempt to directly build suspense or dramatic tension, and are instead grounded in realism, particularly in description and characterization.
What is Worth While? by Anna Robertson Brown Lindsay, Ph.D., is the print version of an address given to a group of college alumnae that offers spiritual wisdom and guidance. This 1893 address is now available as an audiobook. Offering "Insights for Your Spiritual Journey", Anna Robertson Brown wrote many theological books with her deep spiritual beliefs, with heartfelt wisdom and truth.
Why do atheists and believers argue for hours without first defining "God"? Why do people describe Nazis and Soviets in exactly the same way, yet place them on opposite ends of the political spectrum? Why do some judge others for being judgmental? Why are some psychologists trying to disprove psychology? And how does arguing show that we really agree?
September has longed to return to Fairyland after her first adventure there. And when she finally does, she learns that its inhabitants have been losing their shadows - and their magic - to the world of Fairyland-Below. This world has a new ruler: Halloween, the Hollow Queen, who is September’s shadow. And Halloween has no intentions of giving Fairyland’s shadows back.
Fr. Dear makes a powerful argument for the support of vegetarianism through Christianity, showing that eating meat supports environmental degradation, poor health, global poverty, and animal abuse, and arguing that each of these is antithetical to Christian living.
Just Be Glad, by noted author Christian D. Larson (1874 - 1962) offers guidance in the law of attraction and manifestation in achieving personal goals, success, and happiness. It also offers guidance for your spiritual journey. Christian D. Larson is recognized by many as being one of the key founders of the New Thought movement; as a leader, teacher, and prolific author in New Thought as well as metaphysical books.
Mistress Jezebel has been waiting a long time for you, and she has only one night to do all the deliciously decadent things she has been saving up. She has so many plans for how to use you, she had to bring a friend along! Her beautiful and sensuous play partner, Shay, will be joining in the fun, but be warned, Jezebel has no time for any misbehaving, so be prepared to be kept in line. In this supersexy tag team erotic experience, you will be very glad the Evil Twins chose you as their plaything.
It was always a dream of mine, as a young man, to move to the mountains and buy a piece of land. In 2005, my family and I did just that. In the seven years that followed, we overcame countless challenges and setbacks as we built houses, planted gardens, and created harmony in our beautiful valley. It was an incredible amount of hard work, and through it all, that piece of land blossomed into a family homestead.
Marisa McLaughlin's first meeting with a true fan wasn't anything like she would've expected: the fan offers to murder Marisa's cheating husband.