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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Three interesting questions arise when we contemplate the figure of John . First , who did he think he was ? Secondly , who did his contemporaries , including Jesus , think he was ? And thirdly , who did John think Jesus was ?
Fourth Gospel , priests and Levites come down from Jerusalem to ask John in the desert whether he is the Christ and he denies it . He merely applies to himself the text from Isaiah , ' I am a voice that cries in the wilderness ' .
Jesus was to share this fiercely monogamous view of marriage with John ( and , incidentally , with the Qumran community ) . While he was in prison , John heard that Jesus had been preaching and performing miracles .
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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