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    The Fourth Gospel: Tales Of A Jewish Mystic

    By: John Shelby Spong

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    ISBN
    9780062011312
    Date Released
    Binding
    Paperback
    Pages
    352
     

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    Description
    In The Fourth Gospel: Tales Of A Jewish Mystic Spong turns his attention to the Gospel of John, the fourth Gospel in the Bible.

    Contrary to what is most often believed, he writes that this gospel was misinterpreted by the framers of the fourth-century creeds to be a literal account of the life of Jesus. In fact, it is a literary, interpretive retelling of the events in Jesus' life through the medium of fictional characters, from Nicodemus and Lazarus to the Beloved Disciple. The result is not only to recapture the original message of this gospel, but also to provide us today with a radical new dimension to the claim that in the humanity of Jesus the reality of God has been met and engaged.

    This book offers a fresh way to read the Gospel of John and a unique primer about how to be a Christian in the post-Christian twenty-first century.

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