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St. John and the Seven Veils

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Published by Domhan Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery & Detective - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8790643M
ISBN 10158345506X
ISBN 109781583455067
OCLC/WorldCa45081708

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "An Irma Heldman/Birch Lane Press book." Description: pages ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Saint John and the Seven Veils. So St. John, with sidekicks Mickey (sexy, aloof) and the Chief (towering Seminole), goes looking for Vincent—tracking down his ex-wife and his daughter, who's a hooker at the ``Seven Veils Ranch'' in Reno. Babula's promising idea, however, soon falls apart—as corpses pile up (Vincent's, the daughter's) and a tangle of tedious subplots is. St. John and his two partners Mickey and Chief Moses are hired to track down a serial killer by a woman claiming to be the killer's mother. From the Seven Veils brothel in Reno to a hideout in Northern California, St. John is hot on the trail as he crosses paths with a famous televangelist, a prominent military man, a high-powered doctor, and a. St. John and the Seven Veils Babula, William. 3 Bewertungen bei Goodreads. ISBN Jeremiah St. John becomes caught up in a desperate search for a serial killer, when the alleged killer's mother asks St. John to find him book that you've ordered, please use the Ask Bookseller a Question link to contact/5(3).

The first real murder case handled by the St. John Detective Agency in San Francisco commences when Jeremiah St. John stumbles across the body of slimy drug attorney Rick Silverman. Silverman's partner, Sam Fan, hires St. John's agency to find the ki. Salome, daughter of Herodias and stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas. She was the immediate agent in the execution of John the Baptist, who had condemned her mother’s marriage to Herod. After she danced for Herod, he promised to grant her any wish. Prompted by Herodias, she asked for John’s head on a platter. This icon, called “Our Lady of the Seven Veils,” once caused Saint Alphonsus to go into ecstasy, which I will describe below. As a young priest, St Pio of Pietreclina would make a visit to this image every day. I’ve read about the image, but knew nothing about it. I did some research and here is what I found. The play tells in one act the Biblical story of Salome, stepdaughter of the tetrarch Herod Antipas, who, to her stepfather's dismay but to the delight of her mother Herodias, requests the head of Jokanaan (John the Baptist) on a silver platter as a reward /5.

Salome appears as a character in Alessandro Stradella's oratorio S. Giovanni Battista (St. John the Baptist), composed in , which includes "Queste lagrime e sospiri", an aria sung by the Salome character. Theatre and literature. In Gustave Flaubert's Three Tales were published, including "Herodias".Father: Herod II.   B elow are my top 5 favorite books on the Blessed Virgin Mary. Any of these 5 would make great gifts. They will definitely help you grow in your love for Christ through Mary.. 5. Maria of Guadalupe: Shaper of History Shaper of Hearts by Paul Badde I’m on a Guadalupe kick lately so this book is on my mind.   Several Seminal Salomés and the History of the Dance of the Seven Veils Salomé, by Pierre Bonnaud, Today is St. John’s Day, the traditional birthday for John the Baptist.   A couple of weeks ago I wrote about sacred images; today I want to write about something that serves as a sort of complement to sacred images, veils. Sacred images remind us that God has made himself known and sanctified us through the humanity of Jesus Christ; veils remind us that in this life we still receive the divine light through the veil of faith, rather than the .