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By Michael F. Patella

ISBN-10: 0814632777

ISBN-13: 9780814632772

 The supernatural global is widespread in lots of of trendy videos, tv exhibits, novels, and the preferred mind's eye. yet a few of what's provided as grounded in a Christian worldview is in reality faraway from that. In Angels and Demons, Michael Patella, OSB, bargains an available and interesting examine supernatural realities as they are surely awarded within the Bible and Christian culture. one of the themes Patella explores with a priceless mixture of pastoral knowledge and educational rigor are:

    the function of angels within the ministry of Jesus
    the apocalyptic conflict in Revelation
    the occult, ownership, and the paintings of Satan
    what angels are and what they are not
    the final Judgment: how? when?

Readers will have fun with Patella's level-headed appraisal of the perspectives of the supernatural global within the a number of sections of the Bible. they are going to be engaged by way of his lucid account of "Who's Who in Hell." they are going to be either comforted and encouraged via his foundational conviction that Christ has claimed construction for the forces of excellent, evil is at the run, and there's no likelihood of the tide ever turning the opposite direction, evil activities and human discomfort notwithstanding.

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