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Jesus: The Human Face of God
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Brilliance Audio
Publication date December 3, 2013
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Mp3 una
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781469283227
ISBN-10 1469283220
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 7.25 in.
Weight 0.19 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $14.99
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In Jesus, Jay Parini turns the powerful narrative skill he’s wielded over the course of a four-decade career to a figure who has dominated our collective imagination and cultural iconography for over twenty centuries.

The main trend of modern theology has hinged on the notion of “demythologizing” Jesus. Parini’s audiobook seeks to re-mythologize him, considering the story in all its mythical radiance, taking Jesus as the human face of God. It asks: What’s so moving about Jesus’s story that millions of people over two millennia have considered it a paradigm for living?

Far from dogmatic, Parini looks at the many ways in which Jesus has been viewed and dramatizes the transformation from Jesus to Christ, man to myth, and obscure Jewish carpenter to someone who pointed a finger toward God and said with conviction: This is the way. Follow me.



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Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (December 3, 2013)
9781469283227 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.19 lbs | List price $14.99
About: In Jesus, Jay Parini turns the powerful narrative skill he’s wielded over the course of a four-decade career to a figure who has dominated our collective imagination and cultural iconography for over twenty centuries.

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