» » The Reminiscences of Mary: Unheard Voices from the Gospels
Download The Reminiscences of Mary: Unheard Voices from the Gospels epub book
ISBN:1844019071
Author: Peter Corcoran
ISBN13: 978-1844019076
Title: The Reminiscences of Mary: Unheard Voices from the Gospels
Format: docx lrf lit mbr
ePUB size: 1789 kb
FB2 size: 1717 kb
DJVU size: 1329 kb
Language: English
Category: Bible Study and Reference
Publisher: Athena Press (February 4, 2007)
Pages: 100

The Reminiscences of Mary: Unheard Voices from the Gospels by Peter Corcoran



How might it have felt to be the mother of the saviour of mankind? What might you think if you were informed by an angel that this was to be your destiny? How might you react if you were face to face with a man who has returned from the dead? In The Reminiscences of Mary: Unheard Voices from the Gospels, Peter Corcoran provides possible answers to all these questions and more.

In 1944, after being abandoned from Auschwitz, both sisters Anne and Margot Frank landed up in the Bergen-Belsen camp in Germany where Margot died of typhus and infection that she developed from the cold and the camp’s unhealthy circumstances. A few days later, in April 1945, at the age of 15, Anne also died of typhus a few weeks before the British liberated the camp. Otto Frank, only survivor of the family, returned to Amsterdam after the war and found Anne’s diary there. He saved it and tried to publish it in 1947

The Resurrection of Mary Magdalene: Legends, Apocrypha, and the Christian Testament by Jane Schaberg. - A feminist appraisal of the Magdalene's history. The gospel's characters-the Savior, Mary, Peter, Andrew, and Levi-are familiar to those acquainted with the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. And the New Testament gospels and Acts repeatedly mention the appearance of Jesus to his disciples after the resurrection. The book's excellent condition, except for several pages missing from the Gospel of Mary, makes it entirely unlikely that it had spent the last fifteen hundred years unnoticed in a wall niche. No book could have survived so long in the open air.

Matthew Levi was a Jew who had been called from his position as a tax collector to become an apostle of Jesus Christ (Matt. There are indications within the book that the author was very familiar with finances.

All five gospels under consideration, Mark, John, and Peter, as well as Matthew and Luke, concluded their gospels with narratives of the appearnces of Jesus on the basis of different epiphany stories that were told in different contexts. However, fragments of the epiphany story of Jesus being raised from the tomb, which the Gospel of Peter has preserved in its entirety, were employed in different literary contexts in the Gospels of Mark and Matthew. Some Contemporary Texts. Sophia of Jesus Christ (50-200 .

There are four gospels in the New Testament, and Mark is the shortest. Yet it is packed full of stories about Jesus' life and his ministry. In the second century, the authorship of the book started being attributed to John Mark. Still, some biblical scholars believe the author is still unknown and that the book was written about CE 70. But who was John Mark? It is believed that Mark had the Hebrew name of John and was referred to by his Latin name, Mark. He was the son of Mary. Each of the gospels mentions this aspect of Jesus' ministry, but Mark focuses on it far more than the other gospels. Part of the reason for presenting Jesus as such a mysterious figure is so that we can understand him better and that we don't just see him as a miracle-maker. Mark felt it was important that we understand what the disciples missed and learn from them.

England's controversial best-seller  . Sereny's book (the second she wrote on Mary Bell's story) addresses the nature of evil and what motivates someone, in this case a child, to murder. It also begs us to consider whether monsters are born or if they are made. And perhaps even more importantly, does one have to be a monster to commit a monstrous crime.

How might it have felt to be the mother of the saviour of mankind? What might you think if you were informed by an angel that this was to be your destiny? How might you react if you were face to face with a man who has returned from the dead? In The Reminiscences of Mary: Unheard Voices from the Gospels, Peter Corcoran provides possible answers to all these questions and more. Retelling stories and incidents from the Gospels from unfamiliar perspectives in a fresh and engaging fashion, one that connects the reader with the spiritual power of Christian tradition and broadens understanding of the lessons that the Gospels contain.