Sinclair-Stevenson, 1992 - 269 من الصفحات
"Extraordinarily entertaining...Learned, witty...Wilson is a gifted novelist and diligent biographer."
NEW YORK NEWSDAY
Sifting through 2,000 years of myth, miracle, sacred and profane texts, Biblical commentary, and archeological scholarship, A.N. Wilson overturns long-cherished legends about every aspect of Jesus' life. What emerges is a vivid, gripping narrative that combines impeccable scholarship with the dazzling intuitions of a brilliant literary mind. In JESUS: A LIFE, we discover anew the true beauty and wrenching drama of the life of the central figure in Western civilization.
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In order to append his body to the upper part of the cross without the weight of his body ripping his hands , or causing asphyxiation by pressure on the lungs , both wrists were nailed to either end of the cross - beam .
All the Gospels mention that the Roman soldiers cast lots for Jesus's clothes when he had been nailed to the Cross . This is a reference to Psalm 22 ( verse 18 ) , one of the most desolated poems in the Bible , and one which all the ...
J. , who insists that he is writing an eye - witness account of the scene , has two poignant exchanges between Jesus and those who stand at the foot of his Cross . One , a Midrash on Psalm 22:15 , and a deliberate echo of the scene ...
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
JESUS: A Lifeمعاينة المستخدمين - Kirkus
The prolific novelist (Daughters of Albion, 1991, etc.) and biographer (C.S. Lewis, 1990, etc.) turns his attention to the historical Jesus, a biographical subject out of fashion among contemporary ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله
LibraryThing Reviewمعاينة المستخدمين - neurodrew - LibraryThing
I have been motivated, over the past month, to read about Christianity. This volume is, in a sense, revisionist. It purports to discuss the latest scholarship as of the date of its publication, 1995 ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله
The Man with the Pitcher and the Naked Boy
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