20 Sep A new edition of our classic, The Other Bible, including a new index, and a new introduction from editor Willis Barnstone. o The interest in. The Other Bible is a unique sourcebook of essential selections from Jewish Psudepigrapha Willis Barnstone is a poet and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of. The Other Bible presents a rare opportunity to discover the poetic and narrative riches of the early, ancient holy Willis Barnstone was born in Lewiston, Maine.
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A Guggenheim fellow, he has four times been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry, and has had four Book of the Month Club selections. About Product Details A new edition of our classic, The Other Bible, including a new index, new cover, and a new introduction from the author to bring The Other Bible up to date. The broadest selection of biblee bookstores. This took the books out of the context of their religious movement and time period, and at the same time didn’t allow them to stand on their own by forcing them into artificial categories.
If you are interested in reading all the other books that never made it into the bible because one or two people didn’t like them or they were hid to keep them from being burnt out of history by the church, then this is a great addition to your library, your mind, and potentially your soul. Share your thoughts with other customers. One person found this helpful. Jorge Luis Borges had already lost his sight in when Barnstone met him backstage at the 92nd Street the Poetry Center in New York after a otherr reading he had arranged for the Argentine poet.
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Explore the Home Gift Guide. An excellent source for introducing new students of religion to unorthodox texts. Willis Barnstone born November 13, is an American poet, memoirist, translator, Hispanist, and comparatist. The Other Bible gathers in one comprehensive volume ancient, esoteric holy texts from Judeo—Christian tradition that were excluded from the official canon of the Old and New Testaments, including the Gnostic Gospels, th A new edition of our classic, The Other Bible, including a new index, new cover, and a new introduction from the author to bring The Other Bible up to date.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. HarperCollins Children’s Books books for young readers. From there you can navigate to the title you are interested in. You may unsubscribe from these email communications at any time. I find it illuminating and it provides new discussions as to heaven, earth, the entire creation and timelines, as well as knowledge to share the Gospel with answers to some un-resolved questions. They never explain themselves. The translations are crisp and accessible, the introduction and notes informative in the extreme.
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He told me his dream. My library Help Advanced Book Barnstoen. It’s best to read hit and miss, and then to study slowly. This book is a wonderful collection of ancient stories that provide context and understanding into the formation of modern day Christianity and Judaism.
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The Other Bible presents a rare opportunity to discover the poetic and narrative riches of the early, ancient holy texts of Judeo-Christian literature that were excluded from the official canon of the Old and New Testaments, and to read firsthand their visionary discourses on the nature of God, humanity, the spiritual life, the world around us, and infinite worlds beyond.
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