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 the Fourth Gospel's account of the Feeding of the Five Thousand , for example , we find that the fish eaten at that miraculous meal is not ichthus , the normal Greek word for fish , used by the other evangelists , but opsarion .
Hence the importance of the word opsarion , the ' trade ' word for fish , the word which only a dealer in cooked fish might think of using . When , at the end of the Gospel , the disciples are fishing in the Lake , both words for fish ...
It ends with Jesus standing by the edge of a lake , and those same disciples struggling with a net full of fish . The miraculous draught is a symbol . The number is a symbol nobody quite knows of what , but presumably it is symbolic of ...
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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