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When Heaven meets Earth

By Swarna L. Singhal, Ph.D.
  • ISBN Code: : 1648059910
  • Publisher : Notion Press
  • Pages : 110
  • Category : Family & Relationships
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What are the driving forces behind your marriage and your interpersonal relationships? Would you like to connect with your partner on a deeper level and further enrich your marriage? If so, When Heaven Meets Earth is a great starting point. Inspired by her 35 years of experience in counseling, her several presentations in India and the U.S. on marriage and interpersonal relationships, and her extensive research on marriage and family, Dr. Singhal describes the skills and practices necessary to create a well-functioning and lasting partnership through the lens of the seven Hindu marriage vows. Though these promises were crucial rituals in her own wedding, it wasn’t until decades later that she realized their inherent wisdom. Singhal has expounded on these vows in this book, enriching them with stories from her own marriage and the partnerships of her clients, family and friends. She makes the case that the value of these vows is relevant even in the 21st century and all over the world, arguing that a meaningful marriage is founded on the universal ideals of mutual respect, commitment, trust and the union of two souls. “Swarna’s curiosity for the original meanings of vows takes us on a journey to ancient India and back. She applies traditional beliefs and wisdom to today’s real worlds. Seeking that clarity heightens our appreciation of life, love and self-worth. It’s a recipe for all that seek to be loved deep into our core. A nurturing must-read for all!” - Darshi Shah, CNT/Author, RIGHT Diet for Autoimmunity

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Exploring the place of women in the socioeconomic system formulated in the Mishnah, a book of legal rules with a spiritual basis compiled by Jewish sages in second-century Palestine, this study reveals a fundamental ambiguity in the role of women. Both the property and the peers of men, in some circumstances women were considered to possess no powers, rights, or duties in law, and in others were judged morally, practically, and intellectually fit to own property, conduct business, engage in lawsuits, and manage their own personal affairs. Wegner spells out in detail these variations in status, analyzes them, and isolates the factors that account for differential treatment of different classes of women in the private domain and for differential treatment of men and women in the public domain of mishnaic culture, relating her findings to recent developments in feminist analyses of the status of women in patriarchy.

The Book of Revelation

By George Wesley Buchanan
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  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Book Code : 1597523623
  • Total of Pages : 763
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 725
  • Pdf File: the-book-of-revelation.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Both the introduction and the prophecy are saturated with allusions to Hebrew Scripture, which has been applied typologically to the situation at the time the documents were composed. Knowing the scripture involved is basic to understanding the message of the Book of Revelation. Buchanan shows the text of Revelation in one column and the relevant passages to Hebrew Scripture in a parallel column. He calls it redemption literatureÓ rather than apocalypticÓ and compares it to Jewish redemption literature composed during the period from the Bar Cochba Revolt to the end of the Crusades, and with redemption literature found in Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, Zechariah, Haggai, Daniel, and some of the Psalms.

7 Days to a Naked Marriage Husband's Edition

By Dave and Ashley Willis
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  • Publisher : XO Publishing
  • Book Code : 1950113426
  • Total of Pages : 165
  • Category : Family & Relationships
  • Members : 153
  • Pdf File: 7-days-to-a-naked-marriage-husband-s-edition.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Guys, It’s Time to Get Naked! Adam and Eve started their marriage completely naked in the Garden of Eden. How about you and your wife? How intimate is your relationship? How much true nakedness—spiritual, emotional, and physical—exists in your marriage? Through their popular book and podcast The Naked Marriage, marriage teachers Dave & Ashley Willis have asked those questions, guiding couples deeper into vulnerable relationships built on faith, friendship, and mutual fulfillment. (Improved sex lives are just icing on the cake.) They wrote this devotional series—with separate editions for husbands and wives—to accompany The Naked Marriage. Over the course of seven powerful days, these stories, Scriptures, and revealing questions will help you “undress” your marriage vows. The more you understand these powerful promises, the further you’ll progress into God’s plan for your marriage: a life-giving relationship without secrets, masks, or barriers. * Be sure to grab the wife’s edition for your spouse!

The Serendipity Of Marriage

By Michal D. Winters
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  • Publisher : WestBowPress
  • Book Code : 1490816852
  • Total of Pages : 168
  • Category : Fiction
  • Members : 187
  • Pdf File: the-serendipity-of-marriage.pdf

Book Short Summary:

The “Serendipity of Marriage” is based on biblical scripture teaching. Winters as a minister have been consoling men, women, and couples for over twenty years discussing their difference in the behavior of the opposite gender. To help them better understand their role in their relationship, Winters would direct them to scripture, where they are able to feel their role within their relationship. Marriage is a sacred union before God, it does not matter how difficult your relationship is, with your husband or wife, because if you first have that relationship between you and God, then your relationship between your husband or wife will be a benefactor of your relationship with God. We should not go into marriage, because of money or other material wants, but it should be based on “LOVE” and only “LOVE”, everything else that you receive after marriage would be a blessing from God.

Hugh of Amiens and the Twelfth-Century Renaissance

By Ryan P. Freeburn
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 1317120523
  • Total of Pages : 296
  • Category : History
  • Members : 123
  • Pdf File: hugh-of-amiens-and-the-twelfth-century-renaissance.pdf

Book Short Summary:

Hugh of Amiens (c. 1085-1164) was an important intellectual figure in the twelfth century. During a long life he served as a cleric, Cluniac monk, abbot, and archbishop of Rouen. He wrote a number of works including poems, biblical exegesis, anti-heretical polemics, and most importantly one of the earliest collections of systematic theology, his Dialogues. This book examines all of Hugh's writings to uncover a better understanding not only of this individual, but also of the twelfth-century as a whole, especially the theological preoccupations of the period, including the development of systematic theology and views on the differences of the monastic and clerical ways of life.