It is the end of a bitter cold winter. A man of tradition, not of reform. A “company man. His name is David Campbell. With joshua as his mentor, protestants, muslims, David Campbell—the Shepherd—preaches to Catholics, and Jews of the universal truth of God’s love. And no one who reads Joshua and the Shepherd will ever forget it.
Joshua and the Shepherd #ad - Within twenty-four hours of his first encounter with joshua, reforms to destroy sectarian barriers, reforms to change the direction of the church, David Campbell will propose the most far-reaching reforms in a millennium, reforms to return Christianity to its founders with a simple message. And sitting in the last pew of the cathedral is a clean-shaven man of ordinary build, with gentle hazel eyes.
His name is Joshua.
Joshua: A Parable for TodayTouchstone #ad - Rooted in a scrupulously accurate reading of scripture, Joshua is a profoundly moving, deeply inspiring book that no reader will ever forget. Sometimes it happens. Despite his benevolence and selfless work in the community, some remain suspicious. Finally, in an effort to address the community’s doubts, Joshua is confronted by the local church leaders.
What are the townsfolk to make of this enigmatic stranger? Some people report having seen him carry a huge cherry log on his shoulders effortlessly. The statue of moses that he carves for the local synagogue prompts amazement as well as consternation. Still others talk about the child in a poor part of town who was dreadfully ill but, after Joshua’s visit, recovered completely.
Joshua: A Parable for Today #ad - He supports himself by working as a carpenter. He charges very little for his services, yet his craftsmanship is exquisite. When joshua moves to a small cabin on the edge of town, the local people are mystified by his presence. A quiet and simple man, Joshua appears to seek nothing for himself. After two thousand years, the human race may be given a second chance.
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Joshua and the ChildrenTouchstone #ad - Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Condition: New. Tracking provided on most orders. It is through the villagers' children that Joshua is able to restore a sense of peacefulness and honesty. Girzone has woven another magical story, a modern-day parable, in Joshua and the Children, which gracefully continues the teachings and inspirations from his previous bestseller, Joshua.
A stronger joshua arrives in a deceptively ordinary village only to witness the doings of unscrupulous leaders and violent people. A new day had dawned, and it all seemed to have happened because of the simple, a new spirit spread throughout the land, unassuming goodness of one gentle stranger who knew only how to love.
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Joshua and the CityImage #ad - Simon Schuster Scribner. Inspirational. Tracking provided on most orders. Condition: New. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! And it is, most importantly, to these that Joshua addresses his healing message. Religion. He reaches out to every person with transforming openness, showing how to regenerate the city and bring about undreamed-of economic revitalization.
Yet many other problems remain that money cannot help. The fourth installment in the Joshua series, Joshua and the City reaches some encouraging and very important conclusions. In a world of despairing doubt, Joshua and the City gives the reader hopeful answers that lead toward peace and understanding. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee.
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Joshua In The Holy LandSimon & Schuster #ad - Back to Nazareth and Bethlehem. Isbn13: 9780684813455. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Religion. But home is no more peaceful than it was during the "time long ago" remembered by Joshua. Violent, seemingly intractable disputes poison the very air. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee.
. It falls to joshua, retracing the path taken two millennia ago, to lead his followers to peace in this world as well as in the next. Back to Jerusalem. Condition: New. Joshua has come home. Back to Capernaum and Bethany. Joshua in the holy Land will carry every reader back to where it all began. Full of resonances with the Gospels, Joshua in the Holy Land is a profoundly satisfying addition to the Joshua phenomenon.
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Joshua in a Troubled World: A Story for Our TimeImage #ad - Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Tracking provided on most orders. Simon Schuster Scribner. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Religion. Isbn13: 9780684813455. Condition: New. Joshua in a troubled world is at once a magnificent continuation of his perennially popular series and an enlightening perspective on the political paranoia and destructive acts of vengeance that fill the front pages of our daily newspapers.
But in these security-obsessed times, his Middle Eastern appearance and his spontaneous stops at various churches, temples, and mosques inevitably arouse suspicions. Taken into custody by two government agents, Joshua challenges the legal and moral justness of their actions and they reluctantly release him to continue his mission.
Under ordinary circumstances, he would no doubt be seen simply as a man wrapped in his own thoughts. It is the most difficult and controversial mission he has ever undertaken—a plan to unite Arab- and Jewish-Americans and to work with them to resolve the bitter wars and religious animosities in the Middle East.
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Inspirational. Arriving in Washington, D. C.
Joshua's Family: The Long-Awaited Prequel to the Bestselling JoshuaImage #ad - Tracking provided on most orders. Religion. Inspirational. Joshua’s extraordinary nature and mysterious gifts come to light even as he participates in the ordinary routines of small-town life: his gentleness and loving spirit imbue his interactions with contemporaries and adults alike. Condition: New. Simon Schuster Scribner.
Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Leaving the comforts of family and a familiar world, he moves to the outskirts of a distant town, tolerance, where he will begin to teach others how the powers of love, and understanding can heal the divisions in the human family and bring everlasting peace to the world.
Joshua's Family: The Long-Awaited Prequel to the Bestselling Joshua #ad - This engaging prequel to joseph girzone’s bestselling series, which has sold more than 5 million books in the United States, describes Joshua’s early years and the first inklings of his destiny as a messenger of love in a troubled world. Millions of readers around the world have followed the story of the gentle woodcarver and carpenter who was first introduced in 1983 in Joseph Girzone’s beloved parable, Joshua.
As he grows from child to adolescent, Joshua gradually awakens to the knowledge that he has been placed on earth for a special reason. In joshua’s family, girzone travels back in time, painting a captivating portrait of the mother and father who nurtured Joshua and of the friends and neighbors who viewed the unusually precocious child with an uneasy balance of wonder and skepticism.
Isbn13: 9780684813455. This is the book so many have been waiting for, and its powerful message is a much-needed antidote to the difficulties in today’s world.
Joshua: The HomecomingDoubleday #ad - Simon Schuster Scribner. Inspirational. All who come in contact with him can't help but be transformed by his incredible warmth. Yet his work is exquisite. Religion. Isbn13: 9780684813455. After its modest beginnings, Joshua and its sequels have millions of readers around the world and continue to bring hope and peace to all who seek nourishment.
Even more exquisite, and even more mysterious, is the extraordinary effect he has on everyone he meets. Joseph girzone wrote his parable in 1983 and published it himself with neither accompanying fanfare nor expectation of the extraordinary effect it would have on people around the world. A quiet and simple man, Joshua appears to seek nothing for himself.
Joshua: The Homecoming #ad - When joshua moves to a small cabin on the edge of town, the local people are at first mystified, then confused by his presence. Tracking provided on most orders. Condition: New. With only word-of-mouth for advertising, and by virtue of its siniple message of love, Joshua became an international force of spiritual strength.
He supports himself solely by carpentry and woodworking, and he charges very little for his services. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. The acceptance and love in his eyes and in each actions amazes the townspeople.
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Inspirational. Simon Schuster Scribner. For some today, the parables of the New Testament are quaint, old-fashioned stories, with little relevance to everyday life in the twenty-first century. Tracking provided on most orders. In the latest chapter of his bestselling Joshua series, Joseph Girzone offers fresh inspiration in this collection of fifty never-before-published contemporary vignettes that underscore the most important lessons of the gospel.
The Parables of Joshua #ad - Joseph girzone's novels about joshua, the carpenter who transforms ordinary lives with words of peace and loving actions, have sold more than three million copies and captured the hearts of readers around the world. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. As girzone writes in his introduction, "i have heard the most callous people comment with such great piety on the parables that I could not help but wonder if we haven't made parables pleasant-sounding fables about human situations long past, but with no present-day meaning.
In order to recapture their original vitality Girzone revives the timeless messages behind the original parables by "dressing them in modern clothes, " presenting them through Joshua in a conversational style that will resonate with a modern audience.
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Inspirational. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Joseph girzone is that singular publishing phenomenon, an author who answers the unasked questions that lie hidden in so many hearts. Religion. Condition: New. Isbn13: 9780684813455. Simon Schuster Scribner. In never alone, joseph girzone unfolds the spirituality of love and forgiveness, and directs his readers toward peace.
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Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Tracking provided on most orders. Simon Schuster Scribner. But when an immense earthquake strikes just before the new year, and other "signs of the apocalypse" seem to abound, Joshua realizes that his wisdom much reach beyond this small town in order to help people throughout the rest of the world.
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