Download SISTER CLARE'S LOVER: A Romance of Catholic Tantra (Tantra by Birrell Walsh PDF

By Birrell Walsh

Catholic Tantra? Is this sort of factor attainable?

Father Matthew Shalgry, a clergyman who himself has been silenced for his writings, is requested by way of his archbishop to discover Sister Clare, the mysterious writer of *The Love of Christ.* it's a hugely sexual poem and secretive devotional perform that's sweeping in the course of the convents.

Shalgry, too, has a mystery: he's so deeply empathic that he feels the sentiments of each passerby as though they have been his personal. no longer even his psychiatrist is aware the real cause he takes antidepressants, which hose down the depth of this burdensome “gift.”

Shalgry is familiar with that the devotion he's investigating arises from passionate non secular wish, yet he is familiar with that as "brides of Christ" the nuns are absolutely orthodox during this fierce perform of love—something the hierarchy turns out to have ignored. The nuns come to belief him, and so they supply him the alternative of studying concerning the perform conceptually, or through experiencing it for himself. while he chooses direct event, he's despatched deep into the hills to satisfy a Buddhist Tantrika.

In this tradition his center is torn open; all of the passions he has laid apart in his priesthood come up in complete strength. while he falls in love with a French-Indian girl, this priest who cherishes his priesthood and a girl who takes her marriage vows heavily fight to honor their love with no dishonoring their vows.

Sister Clare’s passionate poem of non secular devotion and human longing burns intensely all through Sister Clare’s Lover, a singular of drama, spirituality, and romance. This profound and doubtless most unlikely assembly of Christianity and Tantra delves into the very middle of what it capability to love.

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By Lois Meier

A French-Canadian priest within the past due 1800s, heading a cost in Illinois, is excommunicated by way of the Roman Catholic Church. He marries his younger housekeeper and is going directly to nationwide and foreign reputation and infamy for his reformation. this can be her tale of what it was once wish to be derisively known as "The Apostate's Woman." Steeped within the atmosphere of the French-Canadians and immersed within the perils of the Civil struggle, her existence unfolds revealing on the finish how a lot she and her recognized husband love and want one another.

Lois Meier, a school of Illinois graduate, is the historian for the French-Canadian village of St. Anne, Illinois, the place she was once born. She keeps to assist historians from the USA and Canada aspiring to study extra concerning the schism because of Father Chiniquy and the frequent reformation he preached.

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By Kurban Said

'In der russischen Stadt Baku, auf der Grenze zwischen Orient und Okzident, verlieben sich am Vorabend der Russischen Revolution der temperamentvolle Muslim Ali und die schöne Christin Nino ineinander. Die Hochzeit rückt trotz aller Widerstände in greifbare Nähe - da wird Nino entführt ... Zum ersten Mal seit über 60 Jahren liegt jetzt die Originalfassung der tragischen Liebesgeschichte vor, die 'nichts von ihrem Charme und ihrer Brisanz verloren hat.' (Brigitte)'

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By Laura A. Franklin

The Preacher and the Princess is ready those who have been ordained to be jointly lengthy prior to they knew it. although they depended on God, existence occurred, and so they came across themselves scuffling with definitely the right struggle with the incorrect guns. whereas striving to be successful they traveled in a sinful path that prompted a head on collision with 18-Wheelers named Trevor and Shondra. quickly, John and concord besides Jacob, Charles, and Callie locate themselves at the open street of immorality, loneliness, anger, and confusion as the enemy is real.

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Download Im weissen Raum (German Edition) by Sandra Schaller PDF

By Sandra Schaller

Jonas verlässt sein religiös geprägtes Elternhaus und zieht für sein Studium in die Stadt. In der Wohngemeinschaft seines Cousins trifft er, naiv, unerfahren und tief durchdrungen vom Glauben an Gott, auf den Mitbewohner Lucien, der sich in keiner Weise so verhält, wie Jonas es von gottesfürchtigen Menschen kennt und erwartet. Im Strudel des Stadtlebens fällt es Jonas immer schwerer, seinen eigenen Vorstellungen gerecht zu werden.

Ein Roman über einen jungen Menschen im Spannungsfeld anerzogener Religiosität und der Entdeckung der eigenen Sexualität, der versucht, seinen Glauben zu leben, den Lebenshunger zu stillen und dabei durch Gewissenskonflikte in arge Bedrängnis gerät.

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By Mannie L. Magid

Infidelity's idiot, by way of writer Mannie Magid, explores the peaks and valleys of a 34-year outdated marriage. Written from the point of view of a doctor, this richly textured narrative treats the reader to a poignant and private account of affection, loss, and forgiveness.

Len and Gertrude meet in 1971 and marry quickly after. of their domestic city of Jacobsburg, Len is going to clinical college and Gertrude enters university. Their lives speedy song to luck while Len turns into the executive of scientific employees in a prestigious sanatorium. Len's achievements form his inflated ego, and he has an affair. in the meantime, Gertrude is coming to grips with studying that she has breast melanoma. After remedy, the 2 be capable of keep their marriage, yet Len's infidelity comes again to hang-out him whilst 34 years later he suspects that Gertrude is having an affair. Tragedy moves back and Len and Gertrude study simply how vital their marriage is and what they need to face on the way to rediscover what introduced them jointly such a lot of years ago.

Magid's fantastically written tale moves on the middle of human agony, the grief of wasting a friend, and the regrets that plague the human spirit.

About the Author:
Mannie Magid is a doctor and author. He grew up and graduated from scientific institution in Johannesburg, South Africa. He and his overdue spouse, Jeannette, moved to Houston, Texas in 1979 the place he now is living. he's at the moment polishing off a ancient fiction approximately Judaism in historic Egypt. Infidelity's idiot is his first novel.

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By Jean Barthaburu

«Les heures étaient passées, longues, interminables, saturées d’un silence pesant et d’une funeste incertitude. L’air sec, étouffant, s’insinuait dans sa poitrine en feu au rythme saccadé de sa respiratory haletante. Sa peau était décharnée, desséchée, ses lèvres désespérément collées l’une à l’autre. Sa langue adhérait à son palais. Depuis longtemps déjà, il n’avait plus de salive pour les apaiser. Combien de temps pouvait-on tenir sans eau dans ce désert brûlant?»

Il est français et travaille pour une société de BTP. Elle est russe et fait ses études en France. Un jour, contre toute attente, leurs chemins se croisent. Dès lors, leurs destinées sont inévitablement liées, même si les circonstances de los angeles vie, notamment un séjour au Burkina Faso et un enlèvement par des terroristes d’AQMI, risquent de les séparer à jamais...

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By B. J. Bassett

California, 1900—Nestled within the foothills of the northern California coast, the city of Laurel Springs is domestic to high-spirited Lily Blair, the daughter of Rev. William Blair. Lily delights in being spoiled by means of her grandmother and father, or even notwithstanding she misplaced her mom to childbirth, she glories in existence itself and regularly pushes the boundaries of propriety.

Having her each whim indulged as a toddler ends up in a difficult highway as an grownup. Lily falls in love with James Conti and needs to marry him, yet James heads off to struggle within the nice warfare, leaving Lily by myself and heartbroken. while her father desires to ship her off to boarding college, Lily makes one more rash selection and marries a guy she doesn't love.

In the resultant years, Lily endures complication and loss, a pointy detour from the pampered life she as soon as loved. but as Lily struggles to deal with those unforeseen alterations, she discovers simply how robust God’s love and forgiveness should be. yet will or not it's sufficient to get her in the course of the darkest days but to come back?

Full of bright ancient element, Lily is an emotional coming-of-age tale that celebrates the energy of the human spirit.

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By Tom Cornett

occasionally a stunning girl stirs a stew of problems and gossip in a group. airborne dirt and dust is on their minds yet attractiveness and knowing flourishes within the middle of Sarah. a narrative of affection, intercourse, faith and romance that spins from the rags of secrets and techniques right into a appealing tapestry of grace.

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