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Luke the Priest by Rick Strelan

By Rick Strelan

This ebook specializes in the authority and standing of the writer of "Luke-Acts". What authority did he need to write a Gospel, to interpret the Jewish Scriptures and traditions of Israel, to interpret the Jesus traditions, and to replace the narrative with a moment quantity with its interpretation of Paul and the opposite apostles who seem within the Acts narrative? Rick Strelan constructs the writer as a Jewish Priest, studying such concerns as writing and orality, authority and culture, and the prestige and position of clergymen. The research is decided in the context of scholarly opinion concerning the writer, the meant viewers and different comparable concerns.

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Now and in the Hour of Our Death by Patrick Taylor

By Patrick Taylor

Escaping the sectarian carnage of the concerns in Northern eire, Fiona Kavanagh has stumbled on sanctuary within the cool peace of Vancouver. Or so she believes until eventually information of the breakout on the Maze felony brings again the damaging passions she inspiration she'd left in the back of. whilst Fiona hears that Davy McCutcheon is out of criminal, she is beaten. Now she faces a few tricky offerings. Can love go beyond McCutcheon's dedication to the reason? Will Davy threaten the peace Fiona has stumbled on with The surgeon in Canada? And does Fiona wish him to? From mystery IRA conferences in annoying County Tyrone to the simple tranquility of Vancouver, Patrick Taylor describes with tender precision and painstaking aspect the occasions that set the get away plan in movement. it is a haunting, exaltant prayer to the lives of these certain by way of the binds of patriotism and the intimate battles we struggle to liberate our hearts from the fetters of affection and loyalty. Patrick Taylor once more bleeds for agonies of a rustic torn aside, and celebrates the easy freedoms all of us take without any consideration.

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Tom Clancy's Op-Center 07 Divide and Conquer by Tom Clancy

By Tom Clancy

Shadowy parts in the kingdom division secretly reason tensions to flare among Iran and the previous Soviet republic of Azerbaijan. They wish to begin a capturing conflict to extend their very own strength and revenue. while, the conspirators choose to up the ante -- by means of deposing the President of the us. In a treacherous scheme, they persuade the President that he's mentally volatile, and a silent coup d'etat is inside of their succeed in. Now, Paul Hood and the participants of Op-Center are pitted opposed to the clock to avoid the outbreak of conflict, keep the dignity of the President -- and disclose the traitors within... a strong profile of America's safeguard, intelligence, and main issue administration expertise, Tom Clancy's Op-Center is the production of Tom Clancy and Steve Pieczenik -- inspiring this and different gripping audiobooks.

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The Cold War Swap by Ross Thomas

By Ross Thomas

On the peak of the chilly struggle, american citizens are runnng a bar within the West German capital, referred to as Mac's position. one of many pair, Michael Padillo, is not round much; he retains disappearing on "business trips." McCorkle, his associate, properly does not ask questions; he is familiar with Padillo has a moment activity -- he is a (reluctant) US agent. yet McCorkle is able to solution a decision for support from Padillo, and he joins his good friend in a blind trip without inkling of what they are going to come upon on the flip of every darkish and hazardous nook.

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Flash by Jayne Ann Krentz

By Jayne Ann Krentz

A blockbuster of sensual suspense from long island instances bestselling writer Jayne Ann Krentz glowing with Jayne Ann Krentz's impossible to resist mix of sassy wit and sheer suspense, this hot bestseller explodes into passionate pyrotechnics as a self-made millionaire and a charmingly disorganized entrepreneur staff as much as nook a killer. quickly, they locate their unruly partnership has the ability to set the evening on fire.... Olivia Chantry may possibly go away her table in disarray, yet she's a company dynamo: her Seattle-based corporation, mild remarkable, creates the promotional flash her consumers want. Her incredible luck has virtually made up for a crumbled marriage that has left her wedded to a profession rather than a mate. yet all that can swap while Olivia inherits forty nine percentage of Glow, Inc., her uncle's high-tech lights company, and he or she butts heads with the interloper who bagged the opposite fifty one percentage: Jasper Sloan, a enterprise capitalist and deal-maker referred to as an orderly guy with all his geese in a row. From the beginning in their feisty enterprise dealings, the so-called companions approximately crash and burn -- and rarely preserve regulate of the sexual power crackling among them. but if they find a blackmailer is difficult at paintings uncovering secrets and techniques within Glow, Inc., Olivia and Sloan's steamy three way partnership faces the acid try of truth...and a necessity for absolute belief. For while extortion turns to homicide, a union in their minds -- and hearts -- should be their simply likelihood to stick alive.

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The Lisbon Crossing by Tom Gabbay

By Tom Gabbay

Teeming with Nazis, spies, and ambiguous loyalties, the early days of worldwide battle II come alive with darkish intrigue and heart-stopping motion during this impressive moment story from the writer of the hit mystery The Berlin Conspiracy.

It's the summer time of 1940 and Europe is within the grip of the Nazi battle laptop. Jack Teller arrives in impartial Lisbon at the arm of foreign display legend Lili Sterne, to assist her look for her adolescence buddy, Eva Lange. Having escaped Germany, staying one step sooner than the Nazi terror, Eva is thought to be hiding one of the millions of determined refugees who've descended upon Lisbon. yet Jack is not the first on her path. best Hollywood detective Eddie Grimes were at the case—until he grew to become up lifeless.

Instead of solutions, Jack uncovers a chain of lies that leads from Estoril's glittering nightclubs—rubbing elbows with the likes of Edward, Duke of Windsor, and his scheming spouse, Wallis Simpson—into Lisbon's dank and risky backstreets. alongside the best way, Jack makes a surprising discovery that takes him from Portugal to the perilous boulevards of Nazi-occupied Paris, the place his activities may possibly switch the process the war.

The Lisbon Crossing brilliantly inspires a time of terror and uncertainty, and establishes Tom Gabbay's position one of the best of recent suspense novelists.

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Mars, Book 3 by Fuyumi Soryo

By Fuyumi Soryo

Kira is a lonesome waif who cares extra approximately her artwork than anything. Rei is an boastful, rebellious and hard playboy who wears his delinquency like a badge. while those opposites locate one another, the sparks fly, yet in addition they allure a few undesirable cognizance. whereas Kira offers with Rei’s jealous suitors, Rei has to confront demons from his previous.

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Balance of Power: A Novel by James W. Huston

By James W. Huston

One country indivisible...until now.Off the coast of Indonesia, an American shipment send has been seized via terrorists, its captain abducted and its team mercilessly slaughtered. In Washington, a peace-loving President's refusal to punish the transgressors has enraged the sitting Congress, led by means of a decided Speaker of the House.An formidable younger congressional assistant, Jim Dillon has chanced on a time bomb hidden away in America's structure- a provision which may be used to wrest strength from the manager government; a long-forgotten clause that can incite a devastating constitutional crisis...and plunge the rustic into chaos.Now, as a conflict team steams towards a fateful war of words within the Java Sea-commissioned by way of Congress and adverse via the President- Dillon reveals himself within the middle of a firestorm that rages from the top court docket within the land to the killing fields part a global away. And, unexpectedly, there's even more at stake than the lifetime of a unmarried surviving hostage and a superpower's army credibility -- as an excellent country prepares for war...against itself.

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