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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Like all Christians , I was aware that my religion claimed to be rooted in history . There were certain stories ... Year by year , at the great festivals of the Christian Church , I heard these historical claims rehearsed .
But the miraculous birth at Bethlehem , hymned by choirs of angels thronging the skies is just as ` historical ' as the walk taken by the adult ... The story of Christ invades history , but this does not mean that it is ' historical ' .
To debate the historical probability or otherwise of Jesus having been born in Bethlehem is as useful , or pointless , as debating the historical probability of his having been divine . We can note that the Fourth Gospel very ...
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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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