By Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp

A groundbreaking selection of sacred Christian writings of yankee beginning from Mormons, Shakers, Christian Scientists, and others.

"Scripture" is any paintings during which the authors, translators, editors, or discoverers all declare to have obtained knowledge from a resource outdoors 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 events with origins within the usa. Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp's concise unmarried quantity will enlighten not just readers drawn to the ancient and spiritual 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 top writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a world bookshelf of the easiest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts stronger by way of introductions and notes via amazing students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations through award-winning translators.

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