Review of Walter Wangerin, Jr.'s Jesus : a Novel - donkeytime.orgThe author of over 40 books, Walt Wangerin Jr. He is now a senior research professor with appointments in both the English and theology departments at Valparaiso University. Sweet Mysteries of Life interview Homecoming Magazine. Book of the Dun Cow. The Book of God.
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Walter Wangerin Jr. Starting with the renowned Book of the Dun Cow, Wangerin's writing career has encompassed most every genre: fiction, essay, short story, children's story, meditation, and biblical exposition. His writing voice is immediately recognizable, and his fans number in the millions. Author's Website: www. Master storyteller Walter Wangerin, Jr. Saul of Tarsus: Pharisee of Pharisees.
Jesus : a Novel Author Info: Walter M. Wangerin, Jr. See also: Walter Wangerin, Jr. And the influence of the King James version of the Bible is so pervasive in the English-speaking world that not only can we be said to all know those stories in identical wording but the word choices and phrases therein, to a considerable extent, shaped the very language we all speak today. The writer then who undertakes a reverent novelization of the Gospels, or any Bible story really, must respond to a series of unique challenges. Among them, he must achieve a voice distinctive enough to stand comparison with his source.
With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Master storyteller Walter Wangerin Jr. The Book of God reads like a novel, dramatizing the sweep of biblical events, bringing to life the men and women of this ancient book in vivid detail and dialogue. From Abraham wandering in the desert to Jesus teaching the multitudes on a Judean hillside, this award-winning bestseller follows the biblical story in chronological order. Priests and kings, apostles and prophets, common folk and charismatic leaders—individual stories offer glimpses into an unfolding revelation that reaches across the centuries to touch us today. Walter Wangerin Jr.
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Walter Wangerin Jr. Wangerin was born in Portland, Oregon , where his father was a Lutheran pastor. He was the oldest of seven children. In , he attained an M. Louis, Missouri.
Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs. Master storyteller Walter Wangerin Jr. The Book of God reads like a novel, dramatizing the sweep of biblical events, bringing to life the men and women of this ancient book in vivid detail and dialogue. From Abraham wandering in the desert to Jesus teaching the multitudes on a Judean hillside, this award-winning bestseller follows the biblical story in chronological order. Walter Wangerin Jr.