Download PDF by Madeleine L'Engle,Rachel Held Evans: A Stone for a Pillow: Journeys with Jacob (The Genesis

By Madeleine L'Engle,Rachel Held Evans

ISBN-10: 0451497082

ISBN-13: 9780451497086

ISBN-10: 0877887896

ISBN-13: 9780877887898

ISBN-10: 1543629547

ISBN-13: 9781543629545

booklet #2 of The Genesis Trilogy. This designated reissue of a vintage paintings of spirituality from the writer of A Wrinkle in Time bargains life-transforming insights at the wealthy background of the Bible and indicates how the characters of this historical textual content are suitable for dwelling the great existence now. contains a new reader's guide.

In this e-book for the curious, non secular seeker, Madeleine L'Engle bargains proper classes drawn from the lifetime of Jacob from the outdated testomony. the following, the son of Isaac turns into a religious significant other 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.
along with her generic fearlessness and candor, she broaches such themes because the value of angels, redemption, sexual identification, forgiveness, and the doubtless consistent clash among solid and evil. 

Madeleine L'Engle possesses an identical ambidextrous ability of storytelling as different literary giants, together with C. S. Lewis and George MacDonald. Her fictional tales attract generations of readers, and are both embraced in either the secular and spiritual markets. yet, it's her skill in her nonfiction to interact with the ancient textual content of the Bible via a dynamic unpacking of protagonists, antagonists, and concerns of religion that establishes the Genesis Trilogy as a hugely valuable choice of non secular 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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