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By Roberta Kells Dorr

What would it not be prefer to trip again to biblical instances and speak with the mummy of Jesus? to listen to of Jesus' ministry firsthand from the single on the earth who enjoyed him the main? during this striking e-book, bestselling writer Roberta Kells Dorr explores the individual of Mary in the course of the eyes of the health care professional Luke, the writer of the 3rd Gospel.

Determined to discover solutions to his many questions, Luke travels to Jerusalem with John and Peter to fulfill Mary. As he talks with this pretty lady who's elderly by way of time and sorrow, Luke hears the tale of Mary's betrothal to Joseph, her visitation by means of an angel, and different occasions from Scripture. Captivated by way of her tale, Luke travels together with her to Bethlehem to reminisce in regards to the occasions surrounding Jesus' delivery.

Rich in cultural information, hot and private in narrative, this resourceful novella will make the Gospel tale of Jesus newly appropriate for modern readers of all denominations. it's a appealing present for Easter and Mother's Day, and a undying tale that would attract fiction aficionados all yr around.

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ISBN: 0345441788
EAN: 9780345441782
ASIN: 0345441788
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Publication Date: 2001-07-03
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Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads

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