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Heroes and saints

more stories of people who made a difference

by Max L. Christensen

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Westminster John Knox Press in Louisville, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography.,
  • Heroes -- Biography.,
  • History -- Miscellanea.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesHeroes & saints
    StatementMax L Christensen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT105 .C43 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 124 p. ;
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL656500M
    ISBN 10066425702X
    LC Control Number97001588
    OCLC/WorldCa36245991

    Vicky Perez Marisa Santacruz Grace Saucedo a literary genre or style associated especially with Latin america that incorporates fantastic or mythical elements into otherwise realstic fiction.- merriam-webster dictionary SUMMARY by Cherrie Moraga Themes. Saints, Martyrs, and Heroes are ordinary individuals who provide us with role models and examples of how to live as disciples in a complex world. By learning about their lives and paying attention to their example, we can draw strength for our journey of faith as we strive to bring about the vision of love, justice, and peace.


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Join the musicsite on facebook to follow the m.Included are: 'Shadow of a Man', winner of the Fund for New American Plays Award; 'Heroes and Saints', winner of the Dramalogue, the PEN West, and the Critics Circle awards, as well as the Will Glickman Prize for Best Play of ; and 'Giving Up the Ghost', first published by West End Press inand now presented here in its revised.Heroes are not just characters in comic books, saving the day.

They are real people who make a brave choice in a difficult situation, take a risk and beat the odds, or stand up for what's right when no one else will. Some heroes become famous and change the world for those who come after them.

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