Commentary on Joshua by John Calvin

Commentary on Joshua by John Calvin (Christian Classics Ethereal Library)
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Overview: In this volume, John Calvin provides an instructive commentary on the book of Joshua. Regarded as one of the Reformation’s best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator. In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the subtleties and nuances of his translation. He has a penchant for incorporating keen pastoral insight into the text as well. He always interacts with other theologians, philosophers, commentators, and portions of the Bible when interpreting a particular passage. Calvin’s Commentary on Joshua is instructive, engaging, and lively.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Commentary on Jeremiah and Lamentations by John Calvin

Commentary on Jeremiah and Lamentations by John Calvin (#1-5) (Christian Classics Ethereal Library)
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Overview: In this volume, John Calvin provides an engaging commentary on the book of Jeremiah and Lamentations. Originally given as a series of lectures, Calvin’s commentary is useful both for intellectual study and spiritual growth. Throughout, Calvin incorporates his keen pastoral insight. Utilizing other theologians and passages, Calvin attempts to provide new and fresh insights for readers. A commentary which has truly lasted the test of time, Calvin’s Commentary on Jeremiah and Lamentations is insightful, interesting, and profitable for study.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Commentary on Isaiah by John Calvin

Commentary on Isaiah by John Calvin (#1-4) (Christian Classics Ethereal Library)
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Overview: In this volume, John Calvin provides an engaging commentary on the book of Isaiah. Like many Reformed commentators, Calvin takes an allegorical interpretation of many passages. Always an apt commentator, Calvin frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the subtleties and nuances of his translation. He has a penchant for incorporating keen pastoral insight into the text as well. He always interacts with other theologians, commentators, and portions of the Bible when interpreting a particular passage. Calvin’s Commentary on Isaiah remains instructive, engaging, and lively.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Commentary on Hosea by John Calvin

Commentary on Hosea by John Calvin (Christian Classics Ethereal Library)
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Overview: In this volume, John Calvin provides a fascinating commentary on the book of Hosea. Regarded as one of the Reformation’s best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator. In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the subtleties and nuances of his translation. He has a penchant for incorporating keen pastoral insight into the text as well. He always interacts with other theologians, commentators, and portions of the Bible when interpreting a particular passage. Calvin’s Commentary on Hosea is insightful and useful.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Commentary on Genesis by John Calvin

Commentary on Genesis by John Calvin (#1-2)
Requirements: .PDF reader, 6.74 MB
Overview: Regarded as one of the Reformation’s best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator. In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the subtleties and nuances of his translation. He has a penchant for incorporating keen pastoral insight into the text as well. He always interacts with other theologians, commentators, and portions of the Bible when interpreting a particular passage. Further, this volume also contains extensive, informative notes from the editor. After 400 years, Calvin’s Commentary on Genesis remains instructive, engaging, and lively. It should not be ignored.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Commentary on Ezekiel by John Calvin

Commentary on Ezekiel by John Calvin (#1-2) (Christian Classics Ethereal Library)
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Overview: Regarded as one of the Reformation’s best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator. In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the subtleties and nuances of his translation. He has a penchant for incorporating keen pastoral insight into the text as well. He always interacts with other theologians, commentators, and portions of the Bible when interpreting a particular passage. This volume also contains extensive, informative notes from the editor. Calvin’s Commentary on Ezekiel should not be ignored.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Commentary on Daniel by John Calvin

Commentary on Daniel by John Calvin (#1-2) (Christian Classics Ethereal Library)
Requirements: .PDF reader, 5.98 MB
Overview: Regarded as one of the Reformation’s best interpreters of scripture, Calvin is an apt commentator. In particular, he frequently offers his own translations of a passage, explaining the subtleties and nuances of his translation. He has a penchant for incorporating keen pastoral insight into the text as well. He always interacts with other theologians, commentators, and portions of the Bible when interpreting a particular passage. This volume also contains extensive, informative notes from the editor. Calvin’s Commentary on Daniel should not be ignored.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Chomsky: A Guide for the Perplexed by John Collins +

Chomsky: A Guide for the Perplexed by John Collins
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Overview: Noam Chomsky is one of the most influential thinkers of the twentieth-century. His work in linguistics, philosophy and political theory has spanned six decades, and has been met with critical acclaim and controversy in equal measure. This book is an introduction to Chomsky’s theoretical writings, but also a critical engagement with his work. Chomsky: A Guide for the Perplexed covers every aspect of Chomsky’s thought, from transformational grammar to political dissent. John Collins shows how Chomsky’s linguistic theory, philosophy and politics are all connected, and by so doing helps the reader to understand this key thinker’s massive contribution to twentieth-century thought. The book examines: the different faces of Noam Chomsky; transformational grammar; Chomsky’s opposition to behaviorism; government and binding theory; the minimalist program; and libertarian socialism.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Between Athens and Jerusalem by John J. Collins

Between Athens and Jerusalem: Jewish Identity in the Hellenistic Diaspora by John J. Collins
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Overview: One of the most creative and consequential collisions in Western culture involved the encounter of Judaism with Hellenism. In this widely acclaimed study of the Jews who lived in Hellenistic Egypt, “between Athens and Jerusalem,” John J. Collins examines the literature of Hellenistic Judaism, treating not only the introductory questions of date, authorship, and provenance but also the larger question of Jewish identity in the Greco-Roman world.First published in 1984, this landmark study by one of the world’s leading experts in Hellinistic Judaism is now fully revised and updated to take into account the best of recent scholarship.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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Insulin Resistance by John Freeman, Scott Newman

Insulin Resistance: New Developments by John Freeman, Scott Newman
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Overview: The hallmark of insulin resistance is an obstacle to glucose uptake, resulting in hyperglycemia and hyperinsulinemia as well as type 2 diabetes mellitus. The prevalence of diabetes mellitus is rapidly increasing world-wide and is becoming an important health problem. In this book, the authors present current research in the study of insulin resistance including: the pathophysiological basis for antioxidant therapy of insulin resistance; new insight into the regulation of insulin resistance; burn injury and its association with insulin resistance and hyperglycemia which complicates clinical management; and lipoprotein lipase and its role in insulin resistance.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Health, Fitness & Medical

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The Unconscious Civilization by John Ralston Saul

The Unconscious Civilization by John Ralston Saul
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Overview: In this intellectual tour de force, Saul argues that the West now toils unconsciously in the grip of a stifling "corporatist" structure that serves the needs of business managers and technocrats as it promotes the segmentation of society into competing interest groups and ethnic blocks.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Faith, Beliefs & Philosophy

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English Composition & Grammar by John E. Warriner

English Composition & Grammar by John E. Warriner
Requirements: .PDF reader, 32.3 mb
Overview: This book covers all of the important details of writing. Great exercises, great examples to refer to. One of my favorite things about this book – pictures! Pictures intentionally chosen to have more than one meaning – which is exactly what many teachers look for in basic writing classes.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational

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C++ All-in-One For Dummies by John Paul Mueller, Jeff Cogswell

C++ All-in-One For Dummies by John Paul Mueller, Jeff Cogswell
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Overview: Get ahead of the C++ curve to stay in the game
C++ is the workhorse of programming languages and remains one of the most widely used programming languages today. It’s cross-platform, multi-functional, and updates are typically open-source. The language itself is object-oriented, offering you the utmost control over data usage, interface, and resource allocation. If your job involves data, C++ proficiency makes you indispensable.
C++ All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition is your number-one handbook to C++ mastery. Author John Paul Mueller is a recognized authority in the computer industry, and your ultimate guide to C++. Mueller takes you through all things C++, including information relevant to the 2014 update.

Learn how to work with objects and classes
Conquer advanced programming and troubleshooting
Discover how lambda expressions can make your code more concise and readable
See Standard Library features, such as dynamic arrays, in action

Online resources include source code from examples in the book as well as a C++ GNU compiler. If you need to learn C++, this is the fastest, most effective way to do it. C++ All-in-One For Dummies, 3rd Edition will get you up and running quickly, so you can get to work producing code faster and better than ever.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Tech & Devices

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How to Meditate for Beginners by John Mac

How to Meditate for Beginners by John Mac
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 40.8 MB
Overview: "How to meditate for beginners" contains some practical exercises to achieve perfects moments of meditation : 20 practical tips for quieting the mind, meditation practices with walking meditation, chakra meditation, preparation for great guided meditation, mantra meditation, an exercise to concentrate on a simple visual object, practice visualization exercise, practice mindfulness, some exercises to practice a body scan, 5 more things to know for meditation, 10 tips for meditation, a Step-by-Step Guidelines for Successful Meditation, Exercises for breathing and relaxing, and a practical exercise for visualization of the pyramid of colors. Meditation is a method that enables you to reconnect with your inner resources and capacities to improve your health and achieve a greater sense of balance and wellbeing. To create long lasting positive changes in your life, you have to look within yourself. You have the keys to feel better in your body, calmer, more confident, more positive and more grounded. Modern life, family problems or stressful jobs may have some consequences on your health and your wellbeing : all those problems can induce sleep problems, stress and anxiety related disorders, phobias, depression symptoms, burnout, difficulties to lose or gain weight, migraines and recurring headaches, addictions, digestives problems, chronic fatigue, stress related skin problems, and physical pain. Its necessary to find solutions and prevent those problems, and to learn how to meditate when necessary. Our audio method helps you to meditate with advices, relaxation exercises and meditation exercises. Find your inner peace, improve your concentration, dissolve stress instantly, learn to concentrate deeply.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction

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