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Faith's Last Hurrah!
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Bruce David Prewer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-02 - Publisher: Ideas Into Books Westview

This collection of over 200 poems, rhymes, and limericks constitutes an Australian pastor and poet's final Hurrah! His health makes the title inevitable. The progression of his disease makes this Hurrah! even more emphatic. Here, then, is one elderly pastor's testament to the grace-gift of a personal faith which transcends
Faith's Last Hurrah!
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Bruce D. Prewer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-19 - Publisher:

This collection of over 200 poems, rhymes, and limericks constitutes my final Hurrah! My health makes the title inevitable. The progression of disease makes this final Hurrah! even more emphatic. I present these writings as one elderly pastor's testament to the grace gift of a personal faith which transcends a
The Last Hurrah
Language: en
Pages: 427
Authors: Edwin O'Connor
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-22 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

An expansive political drama from 1956, The Last Hurrah depicts an Irish-American politician in Boston, Frank Skeffington, as described by the nephew he persuades to observe him during his contested reelection campaign. Skeffington is an expert at balancing the claims of the various Boston-area ethnic groups. Cynical and corrupt, he
Defending Faith
Language: en
Pages: 468
Authors: Timothy J. Wengert
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

When in 1550 Andreas Osiander (1498-1552) advocated a different understanding of the central Lutheran doctrine of justification by faith alone, most other Lutheran churches in Germany rejected his stance, producing nearly one hundred opposing tracts. Timothy J. Wengert examines these reactions as a way of describing the theological side of
Systems of Systems Engineering
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Mo Jamshidi
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-19 - Publisher: CRC Press

As technology presses forward, scientific projects are becoming increasingly complex. The international space station, for example, includes over 100 major components, carried aloft during 88 spaces flights which were organized by over 16 nations. The need for improved system integration between the elements of an overall larger technological system has