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DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Prague
DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Prague
by Theodore Schwinke
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars excellnt guide, 4 Nov 2012
This book was invaluable during our stay in Prague. Succinct without being bossy and very helpful for restaurants and getting around.


The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Discovering the Woman at the Heart of Christianity
The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Discovering the Woman at the Heart of Christianity

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Gnostic Gospel Rescued from Ignominy, 14 July 2012
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For those who are seeking a more balanced account of the writings which influenced the early followers of Jesus and those who would understand the way in which the New Testament canon was established, this book is a must read. The male-dominated view of the Jesus message expressed in the pages of the New Testament canon was won by those who chose to exclude the Gospel of Mary (and others). As a result, we have a view of Jesus's 'Way' which is characterised by striving for victories, overcoming enemies and heroism. This is not the character of Jesus we meet in the Gospel of Mary. He is the wisdom teacher who leads us to the life worth living. Cynthia Bourgeault is a scholarly writer but the style is highly accessible. Change your perspective on the Jesus story.


The Gift of Therapy: An open letter to a new generation of therapists and their patients
The Gift of Therapy: An open letter to a new generation of therapists and their patients
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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Psychotherapy explained and explored, 14 July 2012
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Yallom is the master of Jungian psychotherapy today. This book goes to the heart of this important ministry and explains how the journey towards wholeness is always painful but the rewards are in excess of the necessary suffering. Lives are rescued from slavery to addictions, neuroses, the shame of abuse, etc. etc. and the stories are told with compassion and an unflinching desire for the truth.


Brainsquall: Soundings from a Deep Depression
Brainsquall: Soundings from a Deep Depression
by Jim Cotter
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £14.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Poignant story, 9 Mar 2012
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This is a moving account of a journey from broken-ness to wholeness. If you're gay and you have ever suffered depression, this will move you.


Toast: The Story of a Boy's Hunger
Toast: The Story of a Boy's Hunger
by Nigel Slater
Edition: Paperback
Price: £7.14

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A toast to Nigel Slater, 23 Jan 2012
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This wonderful autobiography explores the relationship between comfort and the preparation of food. The young Nigel Slater has to face many challenges - death of mother, gender orientation, rivalry with step-mother - but he survives because of his love of gastronomy. It explains Nigel's passion for food. I love the food, I love the man. Read and enjoy.


The Wisdom Jesus: Transforming Heart and Mind - a New Perspective on Christ and His Message
The Wisdom Jesus: Transforming Heart and Mind - a New Perspective on Christ and His Message
by Cynthia Bourgeault
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.49

12 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Serious Spirituality, 8 Dec 2011
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I have been enormously inspired by this book. It challenges and affirms and sends me out again into a changed world where there is a God - bigger than the one I had previously perceived. Are you serious about knowing God in yourself and in others? Read this.


Singing for Our Lives: Positively Gay and Christian
Singing for Our Lives: Positively Gay and Christian
by Michael Paterson
Edition: Paperback

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Thought provoking and moving account, 15 May 2011
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The book is an account, with spritual reflection, of the experience of a gay Catholic priest who has spent time ministering with HIV positive gay men. It will challenge those who are uneasy about diversity within their worship groups and it will encourage those who seek to establish an inclusive community of prayer and service. I was very moved by this work and especially at the ways in which Sian Michael Pattison encourages a view of conflict resolution as a walk alongside those who are not like us.


Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth
Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth
by Richard Foster
Edition: Paperback
Price: £8.27

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Spiritual Disciplines, 3 April 2011
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This is a book for everyone. The established practices of those who wish to have a more intimate relationship with their God have, lately, been relegated to the ranks of the Desert Fathers, Anchorites, Hermits and the like. Foster rescues then from this context and re-establishes them within the repertoire of every thinking person of Faith.


The Decameron [DVD] [1970]
The Decameron [DVD] [1970]
Dvd ~ Pier Paolo Pasolini

5.0 out of 5 stars Decameron, 11 Feb 2011
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A Pasolini classic which should be in every film-lover's library. The bawdy tales are fun but there is also much humour in the situations which arise out simple comedy of errors.


My Beautiful Laundrette [DVD]
My Beautiful Laundrette [DVD]
Dvd ~ Daniel Day-Lewis
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Price: £3.85

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great film, 30 July 2010
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This is an excellent film and I was delighted to be able to purchase it so easily through Amazon. Thanks


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