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    • The Saint vs. the Scholar

    • The Fight Between Faith and Reason
    • Autor: Jon M. Sweeney
    • Sprecher: Douglas James
    • Spieldauer: 5 Std. und 6 Min.
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    The year is 1140. Inside an imposing cathedral in France's Champagne region, two of the most recognized men in the world are about to face each other in a contest of wills and a test of faith. On one side is Bernard of Clairvaux, a counselor and selector of popes who will be called "Saint" even before his death. The other is Peter Abelard, widely agreed to be the era's most brilliant thinker, a medieval rock star among students in the universities of Europe and on the Paris social scene.

    Regulärer Preis: 20,95 €

    • When Saint Francis Saved the Church

    • How a Converted Medieval Troubadour Created a Spiritual Vision for the Ages
    • Autor: Jon M. Sweeney
    • Sprecher: Jon M. Sweeney
    • Spieldauer: 4 Std. und 33 Min.
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    Francis of Assisi was a rebellious, reveling young man. After a profound conversion experience, he became the most popular saint in history. Jon Sweeney sheds new light on this familiar tale. Moreover, he demonstrates that Francis himself became a conversion experience for all of Christian history, reviving the Church and revolutionizing how we think about the poor and marginalized, our relationship to the created world, and even our own mortality.

    Regulärer Preis: 21,95 €

    • The Pope Who Quit

    • A True Medieval Tale of Mystery, Death and Salvation
    • Autor: Jon M. Sweeney
    • Sprecher: Jon M. Sweeney
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 13 Min.
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    At the close of the tumultuous Middle Ages, there lived a man who seemed destined from birth to save the world. His name was Peter Morrone, a hermit, founder of a religious order, and depending on to whom you talk, a reformer, an instigator, a prophet, a coward, a saint, and possibly the victim of murder. A stroke of fate would, practically overnight, transform this humble servant of God into the most powerful man in the Catholic Church.

    Regulärer Preis: 20,95 €

    • Verily, Verily

    • The KJV - 400 Years of Influence and Beauty
    • Autor: Jon Sweeney
    • Sprecher: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Spieldauer: 5 Std. und 15 Min.
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    As historian Tony Lane once noted, without the King James Version of the Bible, it can be speculated that, there would be no Paradise Lost... no Pilgrim's Progress... no negro spirituals... no Gettysburg Address. And even though today there are more accurate and contemporary translations of the Bible, the KJV reigns supreme in the English-speaking world. It is printed and circulated more widely than any other version. But how did this remarkable work originate?

    Regulärer Preis: 22,95 €