By Madeleine L'Engle,Rachel Held Evans
In this publication for the curious, non secular seeker, Madeleine L'Engle deals correct classes drawn from the lifetime of Jacob from the previous testomony. right here, the son of Isaac turns into a non secular better half to L'Engle, equipping her to house earthly and mental struggles. all through her trip, L'Engle deals modern solutions to questions that burden modern-day readers and believers.
together with her ordinary fearlessness and candor, she broaches such issues because the value of angels, redemption, sexual id, forgiveness, and the doubtless consistent clash among solid and evil.
Madeleine L'Engle possesses an analogous ambidextrous ability of storytelling as different literary giants, together with C. S. Lewis and George MacDonald. Her fictional tales entice generations of readers, and are both embraced in either the secular and spiritual markets. yet, it truly is her skill in her nonfiction to interact with the historic textual content of the Bible via a dynamic unpacking of protagonists, antagonists, and issues of religion that establishes the Genesis Trilogy as a hugely precious selection of religious writings. A Stone for a Pillow acts as a compass for these touring throughout the tumultuous panorama of religion in our cynical and divisive smooth culture.
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A Stone for a Pillow: Journeys with Jacob (The Genesis Trilogy) by Madeleine L'Engle,Rachel Held Evans