Fawcett Columbine, 1993 - 269 من الصفحات
"Extraordinarily entertaining...Learned, witty...Wilson Ýis ̈ 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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But it is more than the teachings of Jesus which make us blink our eyes and wish that we could adjust the focus a little more clearly on that figure who is one moment transfigured in glory on a mountainside , and the next is squatting ...
One explanation for John's silence on the subject of the Eucharist could be that he did not wish the Eucharistic formula to fall into the wrong hands . He kept the ritual secret in rather the manner that freemasons , today , might wish ...
Who can not believe Tolstoy when he says that oath - taking is forbidden in the Gospel ; that the kingdom is within us , and not of this world ; that the true followers of Jesus can therefore never wish to take part in civil systems ...
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