Proof he believes has been hidden all along within the Shroud of Turin, the Christian relic purported to be the burial cloth of Jesus. But a series of suspicious deaths and devastating attacks not only threaten Silas’s shocking announcement and those close to him. They are a sign of an even greater threat reemerging from the shadows of history.
Holy Shroud Order of Thaddeus Book 1 #ad - Coming to his aid is the order of Thaddeus, a religious order that has been battling for the very survival of the Church since its birth. A religious belief under siege. Silas grey—ex-army ranger, professor of religious studies, and leading relics expert—is on the verge of rocking the religious and nonreligious alike with scientific proof of the Church’s central belief: Jesus Christ’s resurrection.
A sacred relic. An ancient threat. Spanning the globe from washington to paris to Jerusalem, Silas and the Order combine forces to plunge into a desperate mission for the very survival of the Church and all it holds dear. Can they preserve the memory of its central belief before its archenemy erases it forever?Holy Shroud is the first book in the inventive bestselling Order of Thaddeus action-adventure thriller series leveraging the familiar conspiracy suspense and special-ops thrill of James Rollins, wrapped in the historical insight of Steve Berry and inspiration of Ted Dekker.
The Thirteenth Apostle Order of Thaddeus Book 2EmmausWay Press #ad - Containing “the secret account of the revelation that Jesus spoke with Judas Iscariot, ” it tells a remarkably different story than the one contained in the Church’s recognized Gospels. With this grave threat against the apostolic memory deepening, Silas’s mission to uncover the mysteries of the Gospel of Judas and motives of his friend is made more urgent—but there are doubts, and his efforts are thwarted at every turn.
Can he preserve the eyewitness memory of jesus’ earliest apostles before jesus’ story is altered forever?The Thirteenth Apostle is the second book in the bestselling Order of Thaddeus action-adventure thriller series that leverages the familiar conspiracy suspense of Dan Brown and special-ops thrill of James Rollins, wrapped in the historical insight of Steve Berry and inspiration of Ted Dekker.
Join this explosively inventive, action-packed adventure by emerging author J. A. Eli denton invites silas to help him verify one of early Christianity’s most recent—and most controversial—archaeological finds: The Gospel of Judas. But the motives of this long-lost friend are mysterious, and the consequences for Silas’s faith are ominous.
The Thirteenth Apostle Order of Thaddeus Book 2 #ad - Meanwhile, ancient defender of the christian faith, the Order of Thaddeus, discovers the stolen apostle relic is part of a larger conspiracy that grows in significance and severity with each passing day. What if the story of jesus isn’t the one that happened?after terrorists attack a cathedral in Chicago and steal an ancient relic belonging to one of Jesus’ apostles, ex-Army Ranger and professor of religious studies Silas Grey chances upon someone from his past who appears with a remarkable offer.
Bouma, straddling thrill and thought, faith and doubt—a ride people are saying “will not only excite and thrill you but give you something to think about and inspire you.
Hidden Covenant Order of Thaddeus Book 3EmmausWay Press #ad - The lost ark is more than a Hollywood blockbuster. Fact: the ark of the covenant was a real religious object, a wooden box overlaid with gold and crowned with two golden cherubim. But soon it is clear things are not as they seem—and the struggle has never been greater for the Church. Because not only is there a startling discovery that changes the mission entirely.
Fact: around 586 bc the ark vanished from Israel’s temple, never to be seen again. Fact: the ark served as the central religious artifact of the ancient Israelites for worship and sacrifice. Matt gapinski and a new sepio recruit track a high-value operative of the Order’s ancient nemesis that reveals the stakes are even higher for both the ancient Jewish relic and the Christian faith.
In this explosive third adventure in the bestselling order of Thaddeus religious conspiracy thriller series, twists and turns spanning three continents will leave you wondering where the Ark of the Covenant has been hidden for two and a half millennia—and what would happen to the world religious scene if it were found.
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. Bouma leverages the familiar elements of dan brown’s religious conspiracy and James Rollin’s special-ops suspense, informed by Steve Berry’s historical insights and Joel Rosenberg’s thrilling inspiration—delivering “a passionate historical fiction that draws you into the story from the very beginning.
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Bouma weaves a tale that leverages the familiar elements of dan Brown’s religious conspiracy and James Rollin’s special-ops suspense, informed by Steve Berry’s historical insights—delivering an explosively gripping political thriller with a religious edge that is thoroughly rooted in historical and religious fact.
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Silas and the order’s sepio operatives embark on a timely mission ripped from the headlines to protect the integrity of the authentic Church. So when a former classmate shows up with a mysterious medallion with ancient markings of conflicting origin, he knows trouble is on the horizon. He also knows exactly whom to call: the ancient religious Order of Thaddeus, protector of the Christian faith stretching back two millennia.
But when the election takes a remarkably dramatic turn, it becomes apparent that a conspiracy threatens not only America, but also the Church.
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Grab the 5th book in the bestselling series readers have exclaimed: “Indiana Jones, step aside, I have a new hero - Silas Grey!”. But when fellow sepio agent matt gapinski shows up on his beach with a secret mission straight from the Vatican, he knows trouble has found him once again. A legendary quest.
A mythic grail. Spanning historic europe and medieval church history, the agents race to solve this threatening puzzle until the final pieces are brought together in a final showdown that will leave readers all at once breathless and inspired. Grail of power leverages the familiar conspiracy suspense of dan brown, the special-ops muscle of James Rollins’s Sigma Force novels, and the historical insight of Steve Berry’s Cotton Malone series to deliver an explosive religious conspiracy thriller with a technothriller edge— plumbing the depths and significance of the most recognizable religious figure in history: Jesus of Nazareth.
Grail of Power Order of Thaddeus Book 5 #ad - Combining fact, faith, and fiction like few contemporary religious writers, J. And soon it becomes clear an ancient cultic threat is seeking a mythic religious relic:the Holy Grail that held the blood of Jesus Christ. But is it so mythical? and why is the church’s archenemy so desperate to find it?Those two haunting questions launch the SEPIO agents on their most harrowing mission yet with a clock ticking to find answers just before Christmas.
Templars Rising Order of Thaddeus Book 6EmmausWay Press #ad - A. Three hundred were slaughtered, sixty more were taken as slaves—and nine men rose to avenge their deaths and pledge their lives to “the defense of Jerusalem and the protection of pilgrims. The knights templar, robed in white with crimson crosses and armed to protect Christians from threatening persecution.
Nine hundred years later, a series of similar devastating, coordinated attacks leaves the Church reeling during Holy Week—and bewildered by the possibility that the legendary Knights of Christ have risen from the shadows of legend into the light of activation. When the order of thaddeus, ancient defender of the christian faith, SEPIO launches its most harrowing operation yet—to not only protect the Church and bring the perpetrators to justice, is embroiled in the mayhem without any answers, but to confront the mysterious men in white avenging Christian persecution once again.
Templars rising is a story of faith and persecution, the special-ops muscle of james rollins’s Sigma Force novels, vengeance and martyrdom that leverages the familiar conspiracy suspense of Dan Brown, and the historical insight of Steve Berry’s Cotton Malone series—delivering an explosive religious thriller that abandons Hollywood-style Templar conspiracies for the remarkable historical truth behind the ancient religious order.
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Grab the 6th book in the bestselling religious suspense series readers say offers a “highly entertaining” and “compelling read”! A legend 900 years in the making rises again to protect the ChurchThe day before Easter 1119, 700 unarmed Jerusalem Christian pilgrims were savagely attacked by Muslims from two nearby cities.
Rite of Darkness Order of Thaddeus Book 7EmmausWay Press #ad - An occult past unearthed. Then the case takes a dramatic turn when evidence points to an unearthed occult history. And when the truth of what has been unleashed threatens one of their own, the entire game changes—leading to a climax that will leave readers clutching their chest with frightful anticipation staring down the Devil himself.
With echoes of frank peretti and stephen King, heart-pounding, this page-turning, historically-rooted tale is ripe for a world plagued by a rise in frightening wickedness and a fascination with witchcraft. J. Will the world survive a rising demonic force?On Halloween, a raging psychopath unleashes a menacing evil that rivals recent mass shooting events—only this one is different.
An evil unleashed. A. Bouma combines faith, fact, and fiction like few writers to weave an explosively inventive religious thriller steeped in occult suspense that raises the stakes for the Order of Thaddeus like never before—taking the series and its characters in a direction that will leave fans speechless.
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The Secret of Heaven: An explosive mystery regarding the divinity of Christ vs the humanity of Jesus. Aiden Leonardo Book 1ForeverPoetic #ad - When investment banker lazzaro de medici is found dead, Professor of Biblical Studies at University of Illinois at Chicago Aiden Leonardo is the prime suspect. For the ancient black market relic and the chicago PD in connection to the murder of Lazzaro de Medici, Aiden races against the clock to prove his innocence and fulfill his mentor’s dying wish.
Expose the secret of heaven. Miriam levin—a cultural anthropologist and a professor of historical archaeology in her own right, religious historian and an eccentric cryptographer, a philologist, their friend Nagi, Aiden soon realizes the Lost Bible was written by the only disciple who walked with Jesus and had his gospel omitted from Scripture.
In possession of an encrypted letter given to him by Lazzaro, Aiden utilizes his extensive knowledge of Scripture to piece together clues that lead to a Lost Bible dating back to the time of Christ. Pursued by the F. B. I. Hidden within the text is an ancient truth about the most controversial message Jesus left to His disciples.
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With the help of his fiancé Dr.
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Suburb, a family is executed by a government assassin. While flying at an altitude of 10, 000 feet, an editor of a newspaper is murdered. In the middle of the night as a bus leaves Washington, D. C. Travelers are gunned down in an act of terrorism. He kills with impunity and acts with the cold fortitude of a machine.
But as kimball hayden begins to see the negative cost of his actions, he slowly becomes the prey to a predator with absolute power. But when he begins to question the morality of his actions and the motives of his superiors, he is placed within the crosshairs by high-end principals who want to see him dead.
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The Napoleon Affair: A Sean Wyatt Archaeological Thriller Sean Wyatt Adventure Book 18138 Publishing #ad - For nearly two thousand years, the Catholic Church has revered and protected its priceless, sprawling inventory of holy relics. From the bones of apostles to pieces of the cross Jesus died on, Catholics worldwide have long viewed their cherished relics as sacred—reminders of the possibility of miracles, of the power of the Almighty.
But some of the holiest relics in all of Christendom have been lost down through the centuries to war, thieves, or worse. And the grand master of a once-powerful order of medieval Catholic knights wants it to help his twisted holy warriors regain their former glory. They’ll stop at nothing until they possess the ring, kill Wyatt and his friends, overthrow the pope, and enlist believers worldwide into their unholy New Crusade.
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The napoléon affair will keep you guessing until all of its secrets are finally revealed. This archaeological thriller will keep you burning through the pages long into the night. So, when a high-ranking cardinal is murdered in his Vatican apartment over clues he might possess to the whereabouts of a relic considered truly divine, the Vatican calls in the experts.
They enlist former secret agent sean wyatt; his wife, adriana; and his best friend, the missing relic, the renowned archaeologist Tommy Schultz, to help find both the cardinal’s killer and, if at all possible, thought to have been hidden by Napoléon Bonaparte two hundred years ago.
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With the entire building under lockdown, the terrorists’ demands are made clear. Guided by vague leads left behind in the confessions of the original gunpowder plotters, the White Hart have no choice but to plot their own assault on parliament, three forgotten 17th-century German manifestos and the terrorists’ own demands, while frantically attempting to uncover the truth behind the legendary tomb.
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If the contents of the grave are not handed over, the Palace of Westminster will be subjected to an almighty blow at the reconvening of parliament. If the same mysterious demands made in 1605 are not met, the Palace of Westminster will finally succumb to its fate. For white hart agents mike hansen and kit Masterson, the simultaneous attacks are just the start of an unfathomable chain of events that threaten to tear a hole through the heart of British government.