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Body Piercing Saved My Life: Inside the Phenomenon of Christian Rock
Body Piercing Saved My Life is the first in-depth journalistic investigation into a subculture so large that it's erroneous to even call it a subculture: Christian rock. Christian rock culture is boom…
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"There is no death. Only a change of worlds.”
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Consider the Women: A Provocative Guide to Three Matriarchs of the Bible
A timely and compelling new look at three key women in the biblical narrative 

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