The human face of God
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The human face of God by John A. T. Robinson

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Published by S.C.M. Press in London .
Written in English


  • Jesus Christ -- Person and offices

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Statement[by] John A. T. Robinson.
LC ClassificationsBT202 .R59 1973b
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 269 p.
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5466813M
ISBN 100334006503
LC Control Number73169690

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  The horrific earthquake that levelled tiny Manoppello, Italy, brought forth from the local church's rubble one of Christendom's long-lost, but most precious relics: the small cloth that lay on Jesus's face in the small veil "" now known as the Holy Face of Manoppello "" absorbed the very first new breath of the Risen Christ and at that same instant had 3/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Robinson, John A.T. (John Arthur Thomas), Human face of God. London, S.C.M. Press, (OCoLC)   ‘Jesus: The Human Face of God’ is an interesting work from author Jay Parini with a neat goal in mind: The book attempts to take a practical and . ** Currently only Available in ePUB format download ** PRC format under development. This ebook cannot be sold to the United Kingdom. The principal editor of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, presents the sources of meditation on the mystery of God's human face from the great Masters of early Christianity.. Artists and theologians have meditated upon the mystery of .

GREG BOYD: The Human Faces of God is one of the most challenging and well-argued cases against the doctrine of biblical inerrancy I have ever read. The value of this bold and witty book goes well beyond posing challenges evangelicals like myself must face, however. In his mids, Parini emphasizes, he is still in search of Jesus, "and this seeking seems more important than the finding." And so, his book is not only well informed, but deeply personal. The Human Face of God () by John A.T. Robinson. Title: The Human Face of God By: John A.T. Robinson Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: SCM Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 12 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages: Get Textbooks on Google Play. Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.