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Ancient Apostles

by David O. McKay

"Ancient Apostles" is written as one of the series of text books prepared for use in the Sunday Schools of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Its purpose is to give a simple account of the leading...


With God in Russia

by Walter J. Ciszek & Daniel L. Flaherty

Republished for a new century and featuring an afterword by Father James Martin, SJ, the classic memoir of an American-born Jesuit priest imprisoned for fifteen years in a Soviet gulag during the height of the...


Azadi's Daughter, A Memoir

by Seema Mustafa

A fascinating account of an audacious woman’s journey and a rapidly vanishing way of life, Azadi's Daughter is both a personal memoir and a political commentary. Journalist Seema Mustafa writes evocatively...


Chasing Grace

by Sanya Richards-Ross

“For as long as I can remember, life has been measured in seconds. The fewer, the better.”

Most people equate success with having more, but Sanya’s quest was always for less. She started running track as...


Doctor Number 49: Grace Warren of The Leprosy Mission

by Grace Warren & Lesley Hicks

This is an inspiring autobiography of Australian missionary doctor Grace Warren. By her inventive surgical skills, faith, preparedness to obey God, and her tireless willingness to travel and teach, Grace has...


Corita Kent: Gentle Revolutionary of the Heart

by Rose Pacatte

Corita Kent, an American nun and pop artist, led a life of creativity and love that took her in unexpected directions. In this engaging portrait, Sr. Rose Pacatte, FSP, offers an in-depth look at Corita Kent,...


English Lessons: The Crooked Path of Growing Toward Faith

by Andrea Lucado

The Questions Would Teach Her More Than the Answers

 

It wasn’t long after arriving in Oxford for graduate school that twenty-two-year-old Andrea Lucado – preacher’s daughter from Texas - faced not only...


If I Had Two Lives

by Dan Vorm

Pioneer missionary Costas Macris was a man who believed God for great things. Born in Greece, he moved his family to the jungles of Irian Jaya, Indonesia, where he confronted cannibalistic head-hunters, opened...


My Adventures with God: A Personal Pentateuch

by Stephen Tobolowsky

From legendary character actor Stephen Tobolowsky—who currently appears on The Goldbergs, HBO’s Silicon Valley, and Norman Lear’s new One Day at a Time, author of The Dangerous Animals Club and The Tobolowsky...


Trusting God in the Journey

by Gary Christopher

In Trusting God in the Journey, Gary Christopher opens up his life as an ordinary guy learning to listen to God as he lives, works, and plays. With engaging stories, Gary shares his personal journey spanning...


The Gospel in Gerard Manley Hopkins

by Gerard Manley Hopkins, Margaret R. Ellsberg & Dana Gioia

How did a Catholic priest who died a failure become one of the world’s greatest poets? Discover in his own words the struggle for faith that gave birth to some of the best spiritual poetry of all time.

Gerard...


Martin Luther

by Heinz Schilling & Rona Johnston Gordon

No other German has shaped the history of early-modern Europe more than Martin Luther. In this comprehensive and balanced biography we see Luther as a rebel, but not as a lone hero; as a soldier in a mighty...


The Revolutionary Life of Freda Bedi: British Feminist, Indian Nationalist, Buddhist Nun

by Vicki Mackenzie

A fascinating biography of Freda Bedi, an English woman who broke all the rules of gender, race, and religious background to become both a revolutionary in the fight for Indian independence and then a Buddhist...


The Lucky Few

by Heather Avis & Lysa TerKeurst, New York Times bestselling author

These are the faces that call me “mom,” the three children who made me a mother.

            When I started my journey into parenthood I never thought it would look like this. I never planned on...


Autobiography of a Yogi: (With Pictures)

by Paramhansa Yogananda

'Autobiography of a Yogi' introduces the reader to the life of Paramahansa Yogananda and his encounters with spiritual figures of both the East and West. The book begins with his childhood family life, to finding...


Cult Sister: My decade in one of the world's most secretive sects

by Lesley Smailes

Lesley Smailes was part of a notorious American sect, married to a man she hardly knew and allowed only minimal contact with her family. She underwent rape, home births, a forced abortion and the threat of losing...


Daniel Rudd: Calling a Church to Justice

by Gary B Agee

In May of 1890, The Christian Solider, an African American newspaper, identified the Catholic journalist and activist Daniel Arthur Rudd as the “greatest negro Catholic in America.” Yet many Catholics today...


Daniel Rudd

by Gary B Agee

In May of 1890, The Christian Solider, an African American newspaper, identified the Catholic journalist and activist Daniel Arthur Rudd as the “greatest negro Catholic in America.” Yet many Catholics today...


Misfit Faith: Confessions of a Drunk Ex-Pastor

by Jason J. Stellman

"Provides a vision for a broader, more hospitable Christianity."–Publishers Weekly. The co-host of the popular podcast, Drunk Ex-Pastors, offers an earnest and irreverent look at what it means to be a Christian...


John Calvin

by 50MINUTES.Com

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of John Calvin in next to no time with this concise guide.

50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life and work of John Calvin....