KINDLE [God A Biography]


  • Paperback
  • 464
  • God A Biography
  • Jack Miles
  • English
  • 10 June 2020
  • 9780679743682

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God A Biography

Read & download » eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ù Jack Miles Read Ñ God A Biography Jack Miles Ù 7 Review Scient and blind As we watch him change amazingly we are drawn into the epic drama of his search for self knowledge the search that prompted him to create mankind as his mirror In that mirror he seeks to examine his own reflection but he also finds there a rival We then witness God's own perilous passage from power to wisdom For generations our culture's approach to the Bible has been a reverential act than a pursuit of knowledge about the Bible's protagonist; and so through the centuries the complexity of God's being and life has Brilliant piece of literary criticism friendly to the believer and the nonreligious alike

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Read & download » eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ù Jack Miles Read Ñ God A Biography Jack Miles Ù 7 Review Miles shows us God in the guise of a great literary character the hero of the Old Testament In a close careful and inspired reading of that testament book by book verse by verse God is seen from his first appearance as Creator to his last as Ancient of Days The God whom Miles reveals to us is a warrior whose greatest battle is with himself We see God torn by conflicting urges To his own sorrow he is by turns destructive and creative vain and modest subtle and naive ruthless and tender lawful and lawless powerful yet powerless omni Miles won the Pulitzer for this absorbing study of the life of the Biblical God beginning with the opening chapter of Genesis and taking us through the entirety of the Old Testament in the


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    KINDLE [God A Biography] This book is amazing It really opened my eyes It's written by a former Jesuit named Jack Miles Who is brilliant This was given to me by a friend late in high school while we were both struggling with our Catholic backgrounds It deals with God as a literary character and what his choices would mean if the Old Testament were analyzed simply from the perspective of literary criticism I think it's fascinating and erudite It is guaranteed to

  2. says: KINDLE [God A Biography]

    KINDLE [God A Biography] Miles won the Pulitzer for this absorbing study of the life of the Biblical God beginning with the opening chapter of Genesis and taking us through the entirety of the Old Testament in the Jewish ordering of the b

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    KINDLE [God A Biography] Here we have an uniue perspective of someone who doesn't appear to be a man of faith within the book Miles consi

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    Read & download » eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ù Jack Miles Jack Miles Ù 7 Review KINDLE [God A Biography] I was excited about the idea that this was going to be a book analyzing the God of the Old TestamentHebrew Tanakh as a literary character which is exactly what the author Jack Miles promised he was going to give me It didn't turn out that way however and even though I enjoyed learning a lot about the Old Testame

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    Download God A Biography KINDLE [God A Biography] There is nothing I can write that can reach the level of scholarship thought writing originality and sheer mental discipline of this w

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    Download God A Biography KINDLE [God A Biography] Brilliant piece of literary criticism friendly to the believer and the nonreligious alike

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    KINDLE [God A Biography] Read bits forIntriguing information but the author's prose is particularly dry and repetitive at times which makes the book hard to get to at timesOtherwise the analysis of God as a literary character is an analysis not often considered by individuals Thus Jack Miles' insights are uniue and interesting to think about and may help us understand the motivations and character progression of God within the Old Tes

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    Jack Miles Ù 7 Review Read & download » eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ù Jack Miles KINDLE [God A Biography] This is a book with which I thoroughly disagreed and thoroughly enjoyed On the one hand Miles is a vivid interpreter and helps you to

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    Download God A Biography Jack Miles Ù 7 Review Read & download » eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Ù Jack Miles This book is at once an incredibly interesting introduction to the literary structure of the Hebrew Bible for someone with little religious background and a book that would be greatly supplemented by a thorough understanding of the

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    KINDLE [God A Biography] So this is a long book and deep reading The author proceeds through every book in the Jewish bible the Tanach It has a lot books in it than the Christian Old Testament and does not include the New TestamentWhat I found fascinating is that he basically rips up God The author lays out arguments that God is not omnipotent n

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