Er verandert veel in de kerk: er wordt geëxperimenteerd, gepionierd en gediscussieerd. Hierdoor heerst er in veel gemeentes verwarring als het gaat om de liturgie. Althans dat is de stelling die de Protestantse Kerk ertoe bracht om liturgie op haar agenda te zetten. Dit boek is bedoeld als gespreksboek voor predikanten, kerkenraden en gemeenteleden. De auteur is o.a. hoogleraar liturgiewetenschap aan de Vrije Universiteit. Hij beschrijft de protestantse liturgie, licht de achtergronden toe en laat zien uit welke verschillende tradities de protestantse liturgie wordt gevoed.
Il Taccuino Rosso: un diario che non descrive le giornate disperse nell’urgenza dei gesti, ma le emozioni che sanno lasciare impronte profonde dentro l’anima e il cuore, non disprezzando i piaceri della carne. Un insieme di pensieri e fantasie che esplodono dentro fino a trasformarsi in parole, gocce d’inchiostro a sporcare pagine di vita in cui rileggersi, ritrovarsi e riconoscersi, nella paura di disperdersi nel vuoto, nella continua ricerca di se stessi, negata dagli obblighi dei giorni. Uno sfogo dell’anima quando butta via la maschera davanti allo specchio di se… 12 storie in una storia che si racconta da sé…
History of Islam and politics in Indonesia; correspondence between Nurcholis Majid, Indonesian scholar, and Mohamad Roem, Indonesian statesman & politician.
Begun in 1939, barely four months after the close of the Spanish Civil War, these poems by the Nobel Laureate poet Vicente Aleixandre were written during a period of hardship and despair. In spite of his surroundings Aleixandre created the splendor of the shadow of a lost paradise that consisted of memory, nostalgia, yearning and illusion. This is the first full English version.
The original Spanish text is included.
In Straight Talk with Your Kids About Sex, Josh and Dottie McDowell draw on their decades-long love and concern for youth. Building on the “Why True Love Waits” campaign and utilizing up-to-the-minute research from Josh’s “The Bare Facts” resources, the McDowells provide a compact, easy-to-use guide to support parents in putting sex and sexuality in a biblical context of relationship to God gauging their child’s emotional and spiritual readiness being alert to questions and opportunities being direct and open without violating their child’s emotions proactively shaping their child’s worldview in today’s sex-saturated culture Working from their own experience with four children, Josh and Dottie give readers encouragement and solid information in the sometimes-awkward process of guiding their child into a healthy understanding of God’s gift of sex.
TWISTED DOUBLES CHILLINGLY CRIMINAL… A young, seemingly guile millionaire businessman, an unsuspecting, progressive, middle-class woman who meets and falls in love with him, a tortured ex-cop who gets entangled in their tragic love story, and a hardworking reporter with a never-say-die attitude - these are just some of the characters in this suspense-filled love story about what it means to hold on to everything that makes you, you. ‘Twisted Doubles’ is not just a story about double trouble. It examines human identity as it is defined for us by everyone else. It journeys through the identity trail as set by any bureaucracy, from birth to death and beyond. It explores the irony in trying to walk the legal path, whether tested, proposed, or new, in a world where humans increasingly find themselves reduced to any single thing that identifies them where it matters most. Set in India, with the South Asian Tsunami of 2004 as a backdrop, ‘Twisted Doubles’ is a story of identity crises that will enthrall just as much as it will make you weep. When Anjali Aiyer wakes up in a strange place, drugged and beaten up the day of her wedding, she is devastated. Her trauma takes an absurd turn when she finally makes it back to her hometown and is greeted by doors shutting in her face and a family that is convinced she is an imposter. Heartbroken and alone, Anjali must find her way back to her family, her love, and her life itself. BUT EVERY STEP SHE TAKES, LANDS HER DEEPER IN A VORTEX OF LIES…!