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The Blood of Martyrs
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Joyce E. Salisbury
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05-09 - Publisher: Routledge

In The Blood of Martyrs Joyce E. Salisbury chronicles the many spectacles of violent martyrdom that took place during the first three centuries of the Christian era, describing the role of martyrdom in the development of the early Church, as well as its continuing influence on many of today's ideas.
Green Monk: Blood of the Martyrs
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Brandon Dayton
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-02 - Publisher:

The thrilling continuation of the YALSA award-winning comic by Brandon Dayton. In a mythical Russia, a mysterious young boy is raised by an order of monks. As he grows to manhood, bizarre dreams and the call of destiny disturb the ideals of brotherhood and peace that define his idyllic home.
The Blood of the Martyrs
Language: en
Pages: 415
Authors: Naomi Mitchison
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Canongate Books

Introduced by Donald Smith. Set in Rome during Nero's reign of terror, The Blood of the Martyrs is a disciplined historical novel tracing the destruction of one cell of the early church. With a cast of slaves, ordinary Roman people, exiles and entertainers, it is thorough in its historical interpretation
Institutes of the Christian Religion
Language: en
Pages: 735
Authors: Jean Calvin
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-06 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

The first English translation of a classic text of pastoral theology. / John Calvin (1509 1564) originally wrote his famous Institutes of the Christian Religion in Latin. Beginning with the second edition of his work published in 1541, Calvin translated each new version into French, simultaneously adapting the text to
The Last Secret of Fatima
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-06 - Publisher: Image

With an introduction by Pope Benedict XVI and including information previously suppressed, the Vatican’s Secretary of State, Cardinal Bertone, definitively reveals and explains one of the most controversial events in twentieth-century Catholicism—the 1917 apparition of the Virgin Mary at Fatima. During World War I, three Portuguese children received a vision