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Parable of Buried Treasures, Sacrifices, and Masked Beauty By Rondell Smith
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Rondell Smith has endured many trials and tribulations during his lifetime. In his moving collection of poetry and prose, Smith forms his struggles, passions, happiness, and heartache into an... More > inspirational pathway for others facing similar challenges or circumstances. Smith, who intersperses words of wisdom with lyrical verse, leads others through his experiences with love, finances, hope, and faith while providing a glimpse into his personal life lessons as he learned to bravely confront his obstacles, rely on God, find his way out of the darkness, and ultimately realize happiness. Included are words of wisdom about the innocence of children, the importance of faith in everyday life, why mistakes are lessons, and why we should treat others around us with the utmost respect. This book of poems shares one man’s reflections on life with the hope that both adults and children can better understand themselves as well as others, and know that on this up-and-down journey through life, we are never alone.< Less
Parable of Buried Treasures, Sacrifices, and Masked Beauty By Rondell Smith
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Rondell Smith has endured many trials and tribulations during his lifetime. In his moving collection of poetry and prose, Smith forms his struggles, passions, happiness, and heartache into an... More > inspirational pathway for others facing similar challenges or circumstances. Smith, who intersperses words of wisdom with lyrical verse, leads others through his experiences with love, finances, hope, and faith while providing a glimpse into his personal life lessons as he learned to bravely confront his obstacles, rely on God, find his way out of the darkness, and ultimately realize happiness. Included are words of wisdom about the innocence of children, the importance of faith in everyday life, why mistakes are lessons, and why we should treat others around us with the utmost respect. This book of poems shares one man’s reflections on life with the hope that both adults and children can better understand themselves as well as others, and know that on this up-and-down journey through life, we are never alone.< Less
Parable of Buried Treasures, Sacrifices, and Masked Beauty By Rondell Smith
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Rondell Smith has endured many trials and tribulations during his lifetime. In his moving collection of poetry and prose, Smith forms his struggles, passions, happiness, and heartache into an... More > inspirational pathway for others facing similar challenges or circumstances. Smith, who intersperses words of wisdom with lyrical verse, leads others through his experiences with love, finances, hope, and faith while providing a glimpse into his personal life lessons as he learned to bravely confront his obstacles, rely on God, find his way out of the darkness, and ultimately realize happiness. Included are words of wisdom about the innocence of children, the importance of faith in everyday life, why mistakes are lessons, and why we should treat others around us with the utmost respect. This book of poems shares one man’s reflections on life with the hope that both adults and children can better understand themselves as well as others, and know that on this up-and-down journey through life, we are never alone.< Less
Foxe's Book of Martyrs: A History of the Lives, Sufferings, and Triumphant Sacrifices of Early Christian and Protestant Martyrs (Hardcover) By John Foxe
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John Foxe's ground-breaking chronicle of Christian saints and martyrs put to death over centuries remains a landmark text of religious history. The persecution of Christians was for centuries a fact... More > of living in Europe. Adherence to the faith was a great personal risk, with the Roman Empire leading the first of such persecutions against early Christian believers. Many were crucified, put to the sword, or burned alive - gruesome forms of death designed to terrify and discourage others from following the same beliefs. Appearing in 1563, Foxe's chronicle of Christian suffering proved a great success among Protestants. It gave literate Christians the ability to discover and read about brave believers who died for expressing their religion, much as did Jesus Christ. Perhaps in foretelling, the final chapter of the book focuses upon the earliest Christian missions abroad: these, to the Americas, Asia and other locales, would indeed see many more martyrs put to death by the local populations.< Less
Foxe's Book of Martyrs: A History of the Lives, Sufferings, and Triumphant Sacrifices of Early Christian and Protestant Martyrs By John Foxe
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John Foxe's ground-breaking chronicle of Christian saints and martyrs put to death over centuries remains a landmark text of religious history. The persecution of Christians was for centuries a fact... More > of living in Europe. Adherence to the faith was a great personal risk, with the Roman Empire leading the first of such persecutions against early Christian believers. Many were crucified, put to the sword, or burned alive - gruesome forms of death designed to terrify and discourage others from following the same beliefs. Appearing in 1563, Foxe's chronicle of Christian suffering proved a great success among Protestants. It gave literate Christians the ability to discover and read about brave believers who died for expressing their religion, much as did Jesus Christ. Perhaps in foretelling, the final chapter of the book focuses upon the earliest Christian missions abroad: these, to the Americas, Asia and other locales, would indeed see many more martyrs put to death by the local populations.< Less
Wife No. 19: The Story of a Life in Bondage, Being a Complete Exposé of Mormonism, and Revealing the Sorrows, Sacrifices and Sufferings of Women in Polygamy By Ann Eliza Young
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Wife No. 19 is the compelling, informative and emotionally fraught biography of Ann Eliza Young, a member and wife within the Mormon church during the 19th century. Young sets out to chronicle a... More > lengthy exposé of the various misdeeds she witnessed or was personally part of. She describes the character of the founder and prophet of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, in the context of his interpersonal relationships. The gradual emergence of polygamy, and its uptake among the higher ranking members of the church, is detailed. Although the title highlights the polygamous relationships for which Mormonism gained notoriety, this book does not shy away from the other scandals or controversies. For example; the means via which Brigham Young dishonestly relieved his followers of their money, possessions and cattle via a number of schemes, and the frequent use of the local Native American populations as scapegoats.< Less
Wife No. 19: The Story of a Life in Bondage, Being a Complete Exposé of Mormonism, and Revealing the Sorrows, Sacrifices and Sufferings of Women in Polygamy (Hardcover) By Ann Eliza Young
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Wife No. 19 is the compelling, informative and emotionally fraught biography of Ann Eliza Young, a member and wife within the Mormon church during the 19th century. Young sets out to chronicle a... More > lengthy exposé of the various misdeeds she witnessed or was personally part of. She describes the character of the founder and prophet of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith, in the context of his interpersonal relationships. The gradual emergence of polygamy, and its uptake among the higher ranking members of the church, is detailed. Although the title highlights the polygamous relationships for which Mormonism gained notoriety, this book does not shy away from the other scandals or controversies. For example; the means via which Brigham Young dishonestly relieved his followers of their money, possessions and cattle via a number of schemes, and the frequent use of the local Native American populations as scapegoats.< Less
Personal Salvation: The Way to Peace and Eternal Life By James Malm
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A study into God's plan of personal salvation to eternal life, including calling, faith, repentance, baptism, the sacrifice of Christ, the Covenants, law and grace and perseverance in godliness.
The Spike Garden: A Pointed Person and the People Impaled By Jim Hawkins
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"Dogs bark at those with whom we are angry, show their teeth to those whom we hate, and hump themselves on those that we desire. In short they display that which we are not permitted to display... More > by the rules of the veil that calls itself polite society."The child can take two paths to creating the adult.The first is the path of Pygmalion. He carved from ivory a statue that he loved. He made offerings and sacrifices and his statue was granted life by Aphrodite. Was the statue granted life because Pygmalion's diligence and sculpting skill pleased his patron Or was it the beauty of the statue that pleased her No, it was the sacrifices.The child must sacrifice much before the gods allow him to become a fully living adult. Pygmalion's statue aged and died with him. The child is cruelly denied this experience. The child must also give up its own life for the adult to live. Sometimes one or both of its parents must do the same. The second path that the child may take is that of Hephaestus."< Less
EXPOSE of POLYGAMY in UTAH. A Lady's Life Among The Mormons. A Record of Personal Experience As One of The Wives of A Mormon Elder During A Period of More Than Twenty Years By Mrs. T.B.H. Stenhouse
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In presenting this little volume to the public, I trust I may be excused if I give utterance to a few words by way of preface. This I think especially needful, as very probably what I have written... More > will fall into the hands of many who are but imperfectly acquainted with Mormon doctrines and Mormon practice, and who would thus be at a loss to understand much of my story. It is only right that "I should explain, among other things—what may appear strange to the reader— that is, the poverty and privations which we endured for so many years. It must be fully understood that this poverty was entirely voluntary^ My husband and myself were both zealously devoted to the faith, and when called to missionary labor, we obeyed. We were not only willing to sacrifice cheerfully all the pleasures and comforts of life for the sake of our religion, but we rejoiced that we were counted worthy to suffer.< Less

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