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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This would seem to place the birth of Jesus very accurately , until you discover that Herod died four years before the Common Era began , and that Quirinius was not the Governor of Syria during the reign of Herod .
( Incidentally , in this book , I use the abbreviation ce , the Common Era , and BCE , Before the Common Era , rather than the religiously biassed Before Christ and Anno Domini . ) Why , the scholars will ask me , attempt the impossible ...
... we find that the stories have far more in common with the icons of the Eastern Orthodox Church , with folk traditions , carols and nativity plays , with sculpted or painted scenes of the Annunciation or the Nativity , than they do ...
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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