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Literary converts

Pearce, Joseph

Literary converts

spiritual inspiration in an age of unbelief

by Pearce, Joseph

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Religious life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph Pearce.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 452 p. ;
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20699971M
    ISBN 100006281117
    OCLC/WorldCa41466351

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Confessions

The Literary converts book of Mbanta begin to realize that the white man possesses incredible magic and power, especially because the missionaries and the church survived twenty-eight days — the longest period the gods allow a person to defy them.

Augustine did not join the Church out of hero worship, or out of a desire to be like a famous orator. He was unable to accept invitations to other countries, however, because the Nigerian government revoked his passport due to his support for Biafra.

Hill indicated this was to remedy a situation where British publishers "regarded West Africa only as a place where you sold books.

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He has been seeking a faith that answers all of his questions, and he has, even in his sinful moments, been open to the idea of finding the truth in God. All texts are supported by evidence from the Quran and authentic hadeeths.

The missionaries soon acquire more converts, including their first woman — pregnant and previously the mother to four sets of twins, all of whom were abandoned in the forest. The right values for sure. As these books show, it has been around for centuries.

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LeGuin spring to my mind write fascinatingly about ideas, which seems to me to be one of the qualities we tend to associate with literary fiction.

The other one was too painful. When Hill tried to promote the book in West Africa, he was met with scepticism and ridicule. I think the issue of learning is central to the definition of literature in general.

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