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RELIGION: A MOSAIC By Louis Hammann
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Can we say of Religion what the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy said of Economics: It is not one homogeneous enterprise? If so, then what is religion as a plural phenomenon? Should we... More > understand religious traditions as carriers of revealed truth in the current age of empirical science? Or should we appreciate the power of the human imagination to satisfy our curiosity? Can human ingenuity reconcile the psychological and historical biases of religious traditions? Can we see them as both individual and communal realities? I propose to understand religious traditions under the rubric of a metaphor. They are mosaics, subtle designs of human experiences—designs that have emerged from the human struggle of coping with the constant impulse to make sense of life. Human ingenuity is capable of creating counter-cultural communities that persist as chains of memory. Their historical function is celebrating relationships that define our destiny and who we are.< Less
RELIGION: A MOSAIC By Louis Hammann
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Can we say of Religion what the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy said of Economics: It is not one homogeneous enterprise? If so, then what is religion as a plural phenomenon? Should we... More > understand religious traditions as carriers of revealed truth in the current age of empirical science? Or should we appreciate the power of the human imagination to satisfy our curiosity? Can human ingenuity reconcile the psychological and historical biases of religious traditions? Can we see them as both individual and communal realities? I propose to understand religious traditions under the rubric of a metaphor. They are mosaics, subtle designs of human experiences—designs that have emerged from the human struggle of coping with the constant impulse to make sense of life. Human ingenuity is capable of creating counter-cultural communities that persist as chains of memory. Their historical function is celebrating relationships that define our destiny and who we are.< Less
Mosaic Tile Art for Beginners By Hugo Warner
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The use of tiny mosaic tiles or blocks to create works of art is an ancient craft that is becoming ever more popular in the present age. As an art form it can have great depth, variety and freedom of... More > expression – but best of all, it is a skill that can be aquired by anyone, with only a minimum of instruction..... Scroll up... and click on "Buy Now" to deliver almost instantly to your iPad or other reading device.< Less
Melissa's Mosaic Guide By Melissa Miller
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A Detailed Guide to Making Pique Assiette Mosaics Using Broken China, Found Objects, Vintage Jewelry, and Treasures from Your World. Create treasure boxes, garden art, bird nest bowls, mosaic tables,... More > and more. Enhance your creativity, make use of your old cast-off treasures, and have fun!< Less
The Placentia Area - A Changing Mosaic By Lee K.M. Everts
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Touching on the wide array of people and events who have brought life to the history of the Placentia area, The Placentia Area – A Changing Mosaic offers a glimpse of the deep history that has... More > transformed this part of Newfoundland and Labrador. The history is a collection of interconnected stories. Geological processes forged a landscape that would feature in later actions and activities. Geology created a wide expansive beach that Basque fish harvesters discovered was perfect for drying fish. This attribute, along with its deep harbour, then ensured that Placentia would go on to function in the struggles between the French and English. And from this period, the Placentia area has evolved, playing a role in the lives of well-known characters such as Pierre le Moyne d’Iberville or Roger F. Sweetman, as well as the less known, yet equally important, women and men who simply came to make a life for themselves. To the present day, the latter has remained a defining quality of the region.< Less
The Placentia Area - A Changing Mosaic By Lee K.M. Everts
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Touching on the wide array of people and events who have brought life to the history of the Placentia area, The Placentia Area – A Changing Mosaic offers a glimpse of the deep history that has... More > transformed this part of Newfoundland and Labrador. The history is a collection of interconnected stories. Geological processes forged a landscape that would feature in later actions and activities. Geology created a wide expansive beach that Basque fish harvesters discovered was perfect for drying fish. This attribute, along with its deep harbour, then ensured that Placentia would go on to function in the struggles between the French and English. And from this period, the Placentia area has evolved, playing a role in the lives of well-known characters such as Pierre le Moyne d’Iberville or Roger F. Sweetman, as well as the less known, yet equally important, women and men who simply came to make a life for themselves. To the present day, the latter has remained a defining quality of the region.< Less
The Blackbird Chronicles Book Four: Mosaic By BC Wesley
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On the planet Morphious the lost pilots from the Blackbird begin an adventure that takes them on a journey that introduces new allies and even greater enemies. At the same time, Admiral Nelson... More > Little leads a strike force to investigate the rumors of abandoned Workers left behind on Workorano. No such endeavor could be accomplished without suffering consequences as another new enemy makes itself known. Between the Liberation League and the rulers of Morphious, it was beginning to look as if the Zytron Alliance may turn out to be the least of the Treaty Worlds' worries. Join the adventure as all these different tales come together to create a mosaic of incredible imagination.< Less
The Art Of Guitar Making By Andrew Allan
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The Art of Guitar Making - I was given my first guitar when I was in my mid teens but I didn’t really start playing it properly until I was in my early thirties and that was when I first... More > started to look at how guitars are made. I got accepted to study Stringed Instrument Making at Anniesland College in Glasgow (Scotland). During those 2 years I was given the opportunity to develop a greater understanding of the history, science, and practice of making musical instruments. These 3 project books (gathered together here in this one volume) were written in the evenings while I was at college to help me with remembering the various processes I was learning each day and also to take note of any mistakes I made along the way. Hope you enjoy reading them.< Less
Rough Guide to Planning the Future By Bill Crooks, Jackie Mouradian
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A simple practical guide to project planning for community groups who want to make a difference in their community. This guide is user friendly with cartoon illustrations and simple step by step... More > guides, drawing on Mosaic Creative’s experience of working with vulnerable and marginalised groups in the UK.< Less
Unzipping the Law Leviticus By Booker T Jones Jr
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For hundreds of years the revealing secrets of the Mosaic Law have been hidden in the “justified text” of our bibles. This new Annotation opens up a whole new venue for studying the... More > Mosaic Law. The cataracts of our “justified text” bibles have been replaced with new Annotated lenses. We now see in the book of Leviticus, that God gives Moses the detailed step-by-step procedures and duties for making intersession on behalf of the sons of Israel. Specifics about offerings and sacrifices from the herd, the flock, or birds, grain offerings by fire, baked in an oven, or made in a pan, Peace-Offerings, Wave-Offerings, are here stated. The story of Nadab and Abihu, Ritual Deviation and its consequences, Issues of Dietary Restrictions, Circumcision, Purification, Law of Leprosy, the eating of blood, Annual Atonement, Scapegoat, Law of Childbirth, Sexual relations, Transgressions punishable by death, Spiritist, Sacred Calendar Days, and the Jubilee Years are here for our learning.< Less