By Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp

ISBN-10: 0143106198

ISBN-13: 9780143106197

A groundbreaking choice of sacred Christian writings of yank starting place from Mormons, Shakers, Christian Scientists, and others.

"Scripture" is any paintings within which the authors, translators, editors, or discoverers all declare to have obtained knowledge from a resource open air themselves, be it revelation, enlightened philosophy, or historical archive. For the 1st time in one quantity, American Scriptures gathers fifteen of those texts from non secular activities with origins within the usa. Laurie F. Maffly-Kipp's concise unmarried quantity will enlighten not just readers attracted to the ancient and non secular features of the scriptural texts, but in addition these whose curiosity has been piqued via such bestsellers as Angels and Demons and The Da Vinci Code.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through background and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts more advantageous by way of introductions and notes by means of individual students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations via award-winning translators.

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