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In His image : illustrations, scriptures, reflections and meditations from an African-centered Christian perspective

Author: Letterio CalapaiJeremiah A Wright, Jr.Frank Madison ReidCain Hope FelderBarbara J EnnisAll authors
Publisher: Chicago : Third World Press, [2011]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : First Edition
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More than forty stunning etchings depict scenes from the Bible from an African perspective in this collection of inspiring passages from the Old and New Testaments. The drawings by late Italian American print-maker Letterio Calapai illustrate favorite Bible stories such as David and Goliath, Noah and the flood, Daniel and the lions, and the battle of Jericho, and depict favorite heroes such as Moses, Job, Sampson,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Devotional literature
Illustrations
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Letterio Calapai; Jeremiah A Wright, Jr.; Frank Madison Reid; Cain Hope Felder; Barbara J Ennis; Solomohn Ennis
ISBN: 9780883782996 0883782995 9780883783245 088378324X
OCLC Number: 773899987
Description: xix, 140 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: engravings by Letterio Calapai ; foreword by Jeremiah A. Wright ; afterword by Frank M. Reid III ; reflections by Cain Hope Felder ; scriptures compiled by Barbara J. Ennis and Solomohn Ennis.

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A collection of inspiring passages from the Old and New Testaments that features more than forty etchings that depict scenes from the Bible from an African perspective.  Read more...

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"This book is an unprecedented event in the spiritual and cultural life of anyone interested in Christian faith and history. For too long, the dominant images of Biblical figures--from Abraham to Read more...

 
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