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6 edition of Heroes and saints found in the catalog.

Heroes and saints

more stories of people who made a difference

by Max L. Christensen

  • 169 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Westminster John Knox Press in Louisville, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography.,
  • Heroes -- Biography.,
  • History -- Miscellanea.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesHeroes & saints
    StatementMax L Christensen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT105 .C43 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 124 p. ;
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL656500M
    ISBN 10066425702X
    LC Control Number97001588
    OCLC/WorldCa36245991

      In a book called Improvisation: The Drama of Christian Ethics, Samuel Wells he gives us a contrast of heroes and saints I want to share with you this he notes that the word “hero” is nowhere to be found in the New Testament, while saint appears sixty-four times. The Bible calls on us to be saints not heroes. In this book, Joanna Bogle has written about some of the great saints and heroes from long ago - St Peter, the very first Pope, St Edmund, the boy-king in Saxon England, St Thomas More, who lived and died under King Henry :

      Heroes, Saints, and Ordinary Morality shifts the way we regard ourselves in relationship to those we admire from afar—it asks us not only to admire, but to emulate as well—further, it challenges us to actively seek the acquisition of virtue as seen in the lives of heroes and saints, to learn from them, a dynamic aspect of ethical behavior. These marvelous legends and exciting true stories of Christian saints and heroes will provide many hours of delightful reading to believers and non-believers alike! Read the exciting stories of: St. Anthony.

    - Explore sphanthay's board "Book of Mormon Heros", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Book of mormon, Hero poster and Lds art pins. Title: saints heroes. Soft cover. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Book is in Good condition, between pages it looks as if it split; however, binding is sound. First Edition/ First Printing, numbered pages. Copy right page shows , cover price suggests circa Heroes and Saints and Other Plays. Moraga, Cherrie.


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The Heroes and Saints Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you. The book is interesting in an historical sense but we, my 8 year old and 11 year old (especially) found it a little short on specifics regarding the actual saints/heroes.

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