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Faith : stories

Author: C Michael Curtis
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These stories investigate the boundaries of faith and ritual in everyday life. With sublety and surprise, wit and candor, these stories explore issues of faith such as sacrifice, superstition, myth and disbelief. Together they form an illumninating prism of the religious experience in today's world.
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Genre/Form: Religious fiction
Christian fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: C Michael Curtis
ISBN: 0618378243 9780618378241
OCLC Number: 52895921
Notes: "A Mariner original."
Description: x, 318 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Saved / Elizabeth Cox --
Very old man with enormous wings / Gabriel García Marquez --
Deacon / Mary Gordon --
Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne --
God's goodness / Marjorie Kemper --
My son the fanatic / Hanif Kureishi --
Comedian / John L. Heureux --
Voyage four : 1661 / James A. Michener --
Priest and his love / Yukio Mishima --
At the seminary / Joyce Carol Oates --
Sister Imelda / Edna O'Brien --
Jilting of Granny Weatherall / Katherine Anne Porter --
Full day / Reynolds Price --
Third generation / Tova Reich --
Cello / Rémy Rougeau --
Prophet's hair / Salman Rushdie --
Resurrection of a life / William Saroyan --
Night in the poor house / Isaac Bashevis Singer --
Mark of Vishnu / Khushwant Singh --
Fishers of men / Amy Tan --
Welcome table / Alice Walker --
I am the grass / Daly Walker --
Music on the Muscatatuck / Jessamyn West --
Ringworm / Kate Wheeler.
Responsibility: edited by C. Michael Curtis.
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Reflecting a wide range of religious traditions and beliefs-- including Christian, Jewish, Islamic, Buddhist, Hindu, and more--this remarkable anthology explores issues of faith and religious  Read more...

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