The Cloister: A Novel
The Cloister: A
From National Book Award-winning writer James Carroll comes a novel of the timeless love story of Peter Abelard and Héloïse, and its impact on a modern priest and a Holocaust survivor seeking sanctuary in Manhattan.Father Michael Kavanagh is shocked when he sees a friend from his seminary days at the altar of his humble parish in upper Manhattan—a friend who was forced to leave under scandalous circumstances. Compelled to reconsider the past, Father Kavanagh wanders into the medieval haven of the Cloisters and stumbles into a conversation with a lovely and intriguing docent, Rachel Vedette.Having survived the Holocaust and escaped to America, Rachel remains obsessed with her late father’s greatest scholarly achievement: a study demonstrating the relationship between the famously discredited monk Peter Abelard and Jewish scholars. Feeling an odd connection with Father Kavanagh, Rachel shares with him the work that cost her father his life.At the center of these interrelated stories is the classic romance between the great philosopher Abelard and his intellectual equal, Héloïse. For Rachel, Abelard is the key to understanding her people’s place in history. And for Father Kavanagh, the controversial theologian may be a doorway to understanding the life he himself might hav...
- ASIN: 0385541279
The Cloister Walk
Mystical Hope: Trusting in the Mercy of God (Cloister Books)
Vision - From the Life of Hildegard von Bingen (English Subtitled)
3dRose Danita Delimont - Architecture - Portugal, Tomar. Tomar Castle, Spiral staircase of the great cloister. - Drawing Book 8 x 8 inch (db_313813_1)
3dRose Danita Delimont - Architecture - Portugal, Tomar.
Portugal, Tomar. Tomar Castle, Spiral staircase of the great cloister. Drawing Book is a great way to start sketching, drawing, designing, scrapbooking, or just jotting down your thoughts. This unique spiral bound hard covered book includes acid free bright white paper and features twin loop wire spring binding. Our Memory and Drawing books are a great alternative to the standard photo album or notebook. While our Mini Notepad is a great size for keeping in your purse, car, briefcase or on the go. Perfect for use with crayons, markers, paints, pastels, stickers, pencils and pens. Great as a gift for any occasion. Enjoyed by all ages.
- Brand: 3dRose
- ASIN: B07S7G5KNB
The Maiden (The Cloister Book 1)
The Maiden (The Cloister Book
A dark romance unlike anything you've read before.I joined the Cloister to find the truth. But I've discovered so much more, and the darkness here is seducing me, pulling me down until all I can think of is him. Adam Monroe, the Prophet's son, a dark prince to an empire that grows by the day. He is tasked with keeping me safe from the wolves of the outside world. But the longer I stay at the Cloister, the more I realize the wolves are already inside and under the Prophet's control. If Adam discovers the real reason I'm here, he'll bay for my blood with the rest of them. Until then, I will be Delilah, an obedient servant of the Prophet during the day and Adam's Maiden at night.Author's Note: If you have a trigger, this book will pull it. The Maiden is the first book of The Cloister Series, which is now complete with The Prophet and The Church.
- ASIN: B07BVVGFYD
The Prophet (The Cloister Book 2)
The Prophet (The Cloister Book
I can’t save myself from the Cloister, and maybe I never could. The Prophet grows more dangerous by the day. His delusions are steeped in blood, and if I’m not careful, that blood will be my own. Despite the growing risk, I still continue the search for the truth, no matter if the thorny path eventually twists back to Adam, guilt in his dark eyes. I’ve seen glimpses of his soul, and I know there is more to him than the monster, but it’s so hard to reach him. I knew when I came here that I’d have to fight, I just didn’t realize the war would be waged on so many fronts.Author's Note: If you have a trigger, this book will pull it. If you haven't read Book 1, The Maiden, then you should do that first. The Prophet is the second book in the Cloister Series, and the conclusion to the series, The Church, is available now.
- ASIN: B07BV15KZW
The Church (The Cloister Book 3)
The Church (The Cloister Book
The explosive finale of The Cloister Series.Trapped.Beaten.Broken.Adam destroyed himself to save me. At first, I doubt if I have the strength to go on. But with every second that passes, I seethe and curse the Prophet. My time as a Maiden is over. I refuse to be a toy in his game any longer. But there’s always more ways for the Prophet to get to me, to use me, and to keep me under his influence. Will I be strong enough to break free?
- ASIN: B07BV42V86
Day in the Cloister by Daughters of Mary
Sulky 942-1131 Rayon Thread for Sewing, 250-Yard, Cloister Brown
Sulky 942-1131 Rayon Thread for Sewing, 250-Yard, Cloister
SULKY-Rayon thread. Add pizzazz to appliques; buttonholes; topstitching; bridal; embroidery; quilting; tassels; needlework; and more. This thread is light weight but an exceptionally strong and silky rayon thread. Great for hand stitching projects and is the preferred thread for free-motion machine embroidery. Featuring Cross-wound thread on snap-end spools that fit all sewing machines for a smooth; tangle free; snag less use and ensures even flow for consistently superior stitch quality. This package contains one 250yd of 40 weight Rayon Thread. Imported.
- Color: Multicolour
- Brand: Sulky
- ASIN: B004BP5YW4
- UPC: 727072411311