March 4, 2017

American Scriptures: An Anthology of Sacred Writings by Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp

By Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp

A groundbreaking number of sacred Christian writings of yank beginning from Mormons, Shakers, Christian Scientists, and others.

"Scripture" is any paintings within which the authors, translators, editors, or discoverers all declare to have bought knowledge from a resource outdoor themselves, be it revelation, enlightened philosophy, or historical archive. For the 1st time in one quantity, American Scriptures gathers fifteen of those texts from spiritual routine with origins within the usa. Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp's concise unmarried quantity will enlighten not just readers attracted to the ancient and non secular features of the scriptural texts, but additionally these whose curiosity has been piqued by means of such bestsellers as Angels and Demons and The Da Vinci Code.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts greater by means of introductions and notes via unique students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations by means of award-winning translators.

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