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Allegories of Heaven

Dinah Roe KendallEugene H Peterson

Allegories of Heaven

Dinah Roe KendallEugene H Peterson

$5.99

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Contemporary artist Dinah Roe Kendall creates down-to-earth, richly colourful images of biblical stories. This exciting art book features Dinah’s vibrant retelling of Jesus’ life and ministry, accompanied by passages from Eugene Peterson’s hugely popular Scripture translation THE MESSAGE. Great value, and a wonderful gift idea. 96 pages, from Piquant Editions.

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About "Allegories of Heaven"

Contemporary artist Dinah Roe Kendall creates down-to-earth, richly colourful images of biblical stories. This exciting art book features Dinah’s vibrant retelling of Jesus’ life and ministry, accompanied by passages from Eugene Peterson’s hugely popular Scripture translation THE MESSAGE. Great value, and a wonderful gift idea. 96 pages, from Piquant Editions.
- Koorong

Christians throughout the centuries have portrayed the life of Christ through painting, sculpture and art. In so doing the church has expressed the incarnation in ways engaging boththe eye and the imagination.Now contemporary artist Dinah Roe Kendall offers a vibrant retelling of the full scope of Jesus? ministry. Walking through the Gospel narratives from annunciation to ascension, Kendall brings to life well-known events and parables with unexpected visual force. We encounter familiar figures such as John the Baptist and the good Samaritan as we have never seen them before.Accompanied by Eugene Peterson's The Message translation of the Gospel stories, Kendall's artwork leads us into a fresh experience of Jesus's story. This volume helps us envision anew, ?This is what the kingdom of heaven is like...?
- Publisher

Meet the Authors

Dinah Roe Kendall

DINAH ROE KENDALL

Eugene H Peterson

Dr. Eugene H. Peterson is a pastor, scholar, author, and poet. He has written nearly thirty influential books including, Praying with the Psalms; Praying with Jesus; Reversed Thunder; Leap Over a Wall; Run with the Horses and Answering God , but he is best known for The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language a contemporary paraphrase of the Bible.

Eugene Peterson was educated at Seattle Pacific University, New York Theological Seminary, and Johns Hopkins University, and in 1962, Peterson became founding pastor of Christ Our King Presbyterian Church in Bel Air, Maryland, where he served for 29 years before retiring. He is Professor Emeritus of Spiritual Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia retiring in 2002.

His most recent publications have been the Spiritual Theology Series including Eat this Book; Christ Dances in a Thousand Places; The Word Made Flesh; The Jesus Way and the fifth volume Practising Resurrection.
Koorong -Editorial Review.

Table Of Contents

  • Foreword By The Bishop Of Sheffield, Rt Revd Jack Nicholl Introduction By The Artist 36 Paintings And Drawings From The Gospels: - From 'mary Meets Elizabeth' To The 'ascension', Including The Very Moving 'crucifixion And Predella' - Portraying Incidents From The Life Of Jesus As Well As Several Parables And Stories By Jesus Accompanied By Key Texts From 'the Message' Rendering Of The Bible By Eugene H. Peterson

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  • Catalogue Code 174483
  • Product Code 1903689120
  • EAN 9781903689127
  • Pages 96
  • Department General Books
  • Category Gift Book
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Piquant
  • Publication Date Jan 2002
  • Dimensions 250 x 250 x 15 mm

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