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God: A Biography

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Publisher Comments:

What sort of "person" is God? Is it possible to approach him not as an object of religious reverence, but as the protagonist of the world's greatest book--as a character who possesses all the depths, contradictions, and abiguities of a Hamlet? In this "brilliant, audacious book" (Chicago Tribune), a former Jesuit marshalls a vast array of learning and knowledge of the Hebrew Bible to illuminate God--and man--with a sense of discovery and wonder.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 413-431) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679743682
Author:
Miles, Jack
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Miles, Jack
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Bible
Subject:
God
Subject:
Theology - General
Subject:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Subject:
O. t.
Subject:
Bible - Criticism Interpretation - General
Subject:
Bible - Criticism Interpretation - Old Testament
Subject:
Bible as literature
Subject:
Theology
Subject:
Christianity - Theology - General
Subject:
Christian Theology - General
Subject:
God -- Biblical teaching.
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Religion Western-Theology
Subject:
religion;god;biography;non-fiction;theology;christianity;judaism;bible;history;old testament;philosophy;pulitzer;literary criticism;spirituality;fiction;bible as literature;mythology;religious;hebrew bible;literature;20th century;pulitzer prize;biblical s
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Series Volume:
800-10
Publication Date:
19960331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
8 x 5.11 x .93 in .75 lb

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