By Madeleine L'Engle,Rachel Held Evans
In this booklet for the curious, religious seeker, Madeleine L'Engle bargains suitable classes drawn from the lifetime of Jacob from the previous testomony. the following, the son of Isaac turns into a non secular significant other to L'Engle, equipping her to house earthly and mental struggles. all through her trip, L'Engle bargains modern solutions to questions that burden modern-day readers and believers.
along with her common fearlessness and candor, she broaches such subject matters because the value of angels, redemption, sexual identification, forgiveness, and the probably 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 entice generations of readers, and are both embraced in either the secular and non secular markets. yet, it's her skill in her nonfiction to interact with the historic textual content of the Bible via a dynamic unpacking of protagonists, antagonists, and concerns of religion that establishes the Genesis Trilogy as a hugely precious number of non secular writings. A Stone for a Pillow acts as a compass for these touring during the tumultuous panorama of religion in our cynical and divisive smooth culture.
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