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The Gospel of the Beloved Disciple


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The Gospel of the Beloved Disciple - Carse, James P
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Not another novel about Jesus or harmonizing of the traditional Gospels, this is the first full, all-new Gospel since the fourth century. As James Carse says, "What is needed, now as before, is imagination, but imagination that takes no more liberty with the known historical material than the earlier gospels themselves took". And what imagination he displays: The book opens by telling how, long after Jesus' death, his followers bring to the woman who knew him best a text that pieces together their memories of him. She ...

The Gospel of the Beloved Disciple 1997, HarperCollins Publishers, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780060615765