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Angels

Peter Stanford
Authors:
Peter Stanford

'In a 2016 poll, one in 10 Britons claimed to have experienced the presence of an angel, while one in three remain convinced that they have a guardian angel. These are huge numbers and mean that, on some counts, angels are doing better than God.' In the secular, sceptical, scientific post-Christian world of the West, these statistics reveal that many of us still believe in angels. The same survey even reports that one in six atheists may rule out God but accept angels. But what are angels, and what is their basis, their history and their continuing role in the great faiths, and beyond their walls? Are they a symbol of God's concern, nothing more than a metaphor, part of the poetry of religion, created to illuminate a deeper truth about human existence and the universe? Or are they something more challenging - real, if not quite flesh and blood? In Angels, his latest investigation into the history, theology and cultural significance of religious ideas, author, broadcaster and biographer Peter Stanford explores these questions in an often very personal journey into the history and current cult of these familiar heavenly creatures. 'I grew up with guardian angels,' he begins. 'Mostly they inhabited the sleep-inducing cadences of my night-time prayers, repeated from under a candlewick bedspread in my Catholic home near Liverpool, while gazing up at the "holy picture" of Jesus on the wall with his copiously bleeding heart. "Angel of God, My guardian dear, To whom his love commits me here, Ever this day be at my side, To light and guard, To rule and guide. Amen". Today, if I was approached today by a pollster and asked if I believed in guardian angels, what would I say? Probably something mealy-mouthed such as, "what do you mean by believe?" Because this is inexact territory and an invisible world.''There is no better navigator through the space in which art, culture and spirituality meet than Peter Stanford.' - Cole Moreton, The Independent on Sunday'Peter Stanford has a gift for taking theological complexity and running with it. An excellent story-teller with a grasp of the oddities of human judgement.' - Piers Plowright, Camden New Journal

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Prayers from the Heart

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne

Lorna Byrne has helped millions of people around the world by calling on them to realise that they each have a guardian angel and by showing them that can ask for help from God and the angels.Lorna is often asked for help on how to ask and how to pray, so in this new book she gives detailed advice and also includes prayers for different occasions.She says: 'Sometimes our prayers are so focussed on asking for things, we forget to listen out for what God, the angels and our love ones are trying to tell us. God always has this abundance of blessings prepared for us, small blessings and great blessings. He wants to give every individual great life-changing blessings, beginning when that individual is born. God will do everything to make it happen, but He will never infringe on an individual's free will, which a good reason for us to engage intelligent conversation with him - listening as well as asking - in prayer.'

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Angels at My Fingertips: The sequel to Angels in My Hair

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne
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The Year With Angels

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne

Beautifully illustrated with photographs representing different aspects of the seasons, and with quotes from Lorna, this is the perfect book for those looking to keep their guardian angel close to them at all times.Lorna Byrne helps you to recognise the spiritual side of yourself through the seasons of the year. It is about awakening and feeling blessed in your life. It is about knowing that you are not alone, not even for one second - your guardian angel is right there with you, the gatekeeper of your soul, loving you unconditionally.The Year With Angels will enable you to realise how much you are loved and cherished because inside of you is a spiritual being, your soul. Your soul is that spark of light that radiates so brilliantly, like nothing one has ever seen before, and that is your spiritual self.

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Love From Heaven

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne
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The Best of Both Worlds

Gordon Smith
Authors:
Gordon Smith

The Best of Both Worlds is the true story of how childhood misery and trauma helped Gordon Smith discover a gift that has helped many people throughout the world. He has helped those who are in mourning come to terms with death and bereavement by working as a medium to put people in touch with their loved ones who have passed over.Gordon held off telling the story of his discovery of spiritual powers, as he believed his mother would have hated people knowing the poverty they came from or the abuse that her son suffered. After her death, Gordon decided it was time to tell his incredible story from humble beginnings all the way to becoming an internationally praised medium working for some of the most famous and powerful people in the world.His previous volume of memoirs Spirit Messenger was a massive bestseller but only now is he able to tell the unvarnished astonishing truth.

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Those Who Wish Me Dead

Michael Koryta
Authors:
Michael Koryta
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A Christmas Message of Hope from the Angels

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne

From the Sunday Times number one bestselling author Lorna Byrne.In this short ebook Lorna, who sees angels with as much clarity as the rest of us see people, tells of the special angels she sees at Christmas. She movingly describes the Christmas angels she has seen since she was a child, dropping balls of light onto each and every home, helping us to reconnect with our memories of Heaven. Lorna tells of the blessing angels who she sees walking down from the sky at this time of the year, moving in a way that no other angel does, and reaching out to touch each one of us. This book will awaken the Christmas spirit within all of us with its message that Christmas is about much more than material things - that Christmas is above all at time for kindness and love. THIS CHRISTMAS THEMED BOOK CONTAINS:*The special Christmas Message of Hope chapter from Lorna Byrne's number one bestselling A Message of Hope from the Angels*A Christmas prayer*An interview with Lorna Byrne

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A Message of Hope from the Angels

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne

From the internationally bestselling author of Angels in my Hair comes The Sunday Times Number One bestseller with messages of hope for you. In A Message of Hope from the Angels Irish mystic Lorna Byrne brings a vital, urgent communication from above for these challenging times. 'The Angel told me, "Hope makes the impossible possibleLorna sees angels with as much clarity as the rest of us see people and she speaks to them every day. In the past Lorna has talked about her life, and how the angels prepared her to deliver a message to the world. This book contains her message of hope, and this message is for you. She writes about how she sees angels helping people when they are feeling tired, helpless, depressed, unloved, inadequate as a parent, struggling financially or simply too busy.In A Message of Hope from the Angels Lorna tells in a simple and direct way how you can call on this help to make your life better and happier.

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Stairways to Heaven

Lorna Byrne
Authors:
Lorna Byrne

The overwhelming response of readers to Lorna Byrne - regardless of religious beliefs - is that she gives them back hope, helping them to realise that no matter how alone they might feel they have a Guardian angel by their side. Lorna Byrne sees and talks with angels every day and has done since she was a baby. She sees them as clearly as the rest of us see rocks and stones and trees. In Stairways to Heaven Lorna tells true-life stories about the ways that angels help us. She describes how they helped her pull her own life together after her husband died and how she has seen them help other people - particularly those who are unhappy, ill or in danger.Written from direct, personal experience, never has a book contained such an extraordinary, vivid and convincing account of how angels work in the world.This new edition includes advice from Lorna on how to discover your guardian angel's name and hear what your guardian angel is telling you.

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Walking with Angels

Tony Stockwell
Authors:
Tony Stockwell

The renowned psychic, bestselling author and presenter of Living TV's Psychic Detective and Psychic School taps into the zeitgeist and shows us how the power of angels and spirit guides can turn our lives around.Many of us share a belief that death is not the end and that the spirits of those we have loved and lost live on. After a lifetime of spiritual experiences, Tony has learned how to communicate with advanced souls known as angels and spirit guides, who wish to impart their knowledge and love to us all. Our angelic friends and guides hope that each of us will reach out and embrace them and begin our journey towards spiritual fulfilment.In this profoundly comforting and fascinating book, Tony Stockwell, a renowned psychic medium, shares his many stories of personal encounters with angelic and spirit beings. With tales ranging from the battlefields of the Second World War to modern-day accounts of reconnecting with the spirits of people who have passed away, Tony brings his unique insight into the way our angel and spirit guides can help and inspire us throughout our lives, bringing us joy and peace; a message that the world needs to hear.

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My Whispering Angels

Francesca Brown, Niall Bourke
Authors:
Francesca Brown, Niall Bourke
Lorna Byrne competition

Terms and conditions

• Entries welcome from all countires, but must be in English. • Closing date is midnight Thursday 20th June • Winners shall be chosen at Random by Hodder and Stoughton UK. • No correspondence will be entered into • The 3 winners will be able to have a 30 minute telephone conversation with Lorna at a mutually convenient time between June 21st and July 30th. Winners can nominate who they would like the three paperback books signed and dedicated to and these books will be posted to an address of their choice. • Entries on web page, require competitors to provide an email, together with a first name and country. Max length on web page 100 words. • Entries to @lornabyrne must include #tag #tellmyguardianangel max words as per twitter. • Entries on Facebook Angels In My Hair by Lorna Byrne must be on postings specifically related to this competition. Max length on facebook page 100 words. Terms & Conditions: 1. There are three separate prize draws. These prize draws are each for a set of three signed, dedicated paperbacks of Lorna Byrne’s books including of A Message of Hope from the Angels, and a 30-minute telephone conversation with author Lorna Byrne at a mutually convenient time between June 21st and July 30th The prize draws will be hosted in three places – one winner from each will be selected. These are: Twitter – entrants participate by using hash tag #tellmyguardianangel ; on https://www.facebook.com/lornabyrneangels ; on http://www.lornabyrne.com/ 2. Winner will be selected at random from the entries received in accordance with these terms and conditions by a member of the marketing team of Hodder & Stoughton , whose decision will be final. 3. The Winner may see their name posted on the Lorna Byrne website and possibly other websites and Twitter accounts. 4. There is no purchase necessary to enter. 5. The prize draw opens at 12pm BST on 10/6/12 and closes at 11:59pm BST on 20/6/13. Any entries received outside these specified times and dates will not be eligible for entry into the competition. 6. The prize draw is open to anyone aged 16 or over except employees of Hodder&Stoughton, their families, or anyone professionally connected to the competition either themselves or through their families. 7. Hodder & Stoughton is not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed. 8. Hodder & Stoughton reserves the right to alter the prizes or cancel the prize draw without notice. No cash alternatives to prizes will be provided. 9 The Winner will be published on the Hodder & Stoughton Facebook page, twitter account and on the Lorna Byrne website and Twitter account on 21st June 2013. 10. By entering the competition each entrant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions. 11. This competition is being organised by Hodder & Stoughton, 338 Euston Rd, London NW1 3BH

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