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The heretic"s wife

Brenda Rickman Vantrease

The heretic"s wife

by Brenda Rickman Vantrease

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible -- Translating -- Great Britain -- Fiction,
  • Christian heretics -- Fiction,
  • Great Britain -- History -- 16th century -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrenda Rickman Vantrease.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3622.A675 H47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23936243M
    ISBN 109780312386993
    LC Control Number2009045299
    OCLC/WorldCa428026905

      “Heretics” is part history, part detective story, but its overarching theme is the tension between the limitless yearnings of the human spirit and the limitations of geography and politics. 'The Heretics' is terrible, with a plethora of problems (huge ones too) and doesn't do enough with its potential, which was hardly small. There is very little to recommend in 'The Heretics'. Lets start with the positive, and sadly it is the only redeeming quality.

    The book is not about what happened, but rather what happened as Cahill sees it—history salted heavily with opinion, ranging from art criticism to religious interpretation to political commentary. Yet even where the reader may disagree, Cahill’s insights remain thought-provoking, and his examination of the characters who altered their age.   Refugees Are Turned Back And A Rembrandt Goes Missing In Suspenseful 'Heretics' Leonardo Padura's new novel opens in , when a ship .

    "The Heretic's Wife" continues the telling, which started in "The Illuminator" and continued with "The Mercy Seller" of a family of "heretics" who hear the newly translated words of the Bible in the manner of the Reformation and not in the centuries old version of the Roman Catholic Church/5(16). About Kindly Heretics In this book you will meet a scientist who loves cobras, a woman who met her future husband in a dream, a witness to mass murder. This is not a book about religion. It is very much a book of stories about ordinary men and women who have lived extraordinary lives, lives often dangerous because of their faith.


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The Heretic's Wife is the kind of historical fiction we all want to read: a compelling story set in wonderfully interesting times. Brenda Rickman Vantrease delivers not only the Tudor England of Anne Boleyn, Henry VIII, and a far more interesting than usual Thomas More, but also that of wonderfully-imagined characters of less regal stature, all based in historical fact/5(3).

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Written by Brenda Rickman Vantrease. Kate Gough and her brother maintain a London bookshop during the reign of Henry VIII. Their “inventory” contains contraband Lutheran bibles and religious tracts in the : Brenda Rickman Vantrease. Book Review: 'Heretics,' By Leonardo Padura Leonardo Padura returns to one of his favorite characters — broken-down Cuban gumshoe Mario Conde — and puts him on the trail of a missing Rembrandt.

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Heretics Contents: Introductory remarks on the importance of orthodoxy -- On the negative spirit -- On Mr. Rudyard Kipling and making the world small -- Mr. Bernard Shaw -- Mr. H.G. Wells and the giants -- Christmas and the aesthetes -- Omar and the sacred vine -- The mildness of the yellow press -- The moods of Mr.

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From best-selling author Brenda Rickman Vantrease comes The Heretic's Wife, a magnificent tale about the power of love and the perils of faith. Tudor England is a precarious place for booksellers Kate Gough and her brother John, who offer forbidden translations of the Bible.

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For simplicity’s sake, I will, from here on out, drop [ ]. BRENDA RICKMAN VANTREASE is a former English teacher and librarian who has traveled extensively in the British Isles. She is the author of the novels The Illuminator, The Mercy Seller, and The Heretic's Wife.

She holds a Ph.D. in English and lives More about Brenda Rickman Vantrease.In this fascinating and informative story of vegetarianism since prehistoric times, Colin Spencer describes the religious, philosophical, and social aspects of vegetarianism, introducing such prominent and often colorful practitioners as Pythagoras, Ovid, Leonardo da Vinci, Sir Thomas More, Percy Bysshe Shelley, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Paine, Leo Tolstoy, George Bernard Shaw, Gandhi, and Hitler/5(3).Heresy in Christianity denotes the formal denial or doubt of a core doctrine of the Christian faith as defined by one or more of the Christian churches.

In Western Christianity, heresy most commonly refers to those beliefs which were declared to be anathema by any of the ecumenical councils recognized by the Catholic Church.

[citation needed] In the East, the term "heresy" is eclectic and can.