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The descent from heaven

Thomas Greene

The descent from heaven

a study in epic continuity

by Thomas Greene

  • 193 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epic poetry -- History and criticism.,
  • Literature, Comparative -- Themes.,
  • Divine messengers in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas Greene.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1303
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,434p. ;
    Number of Pages434
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21240512M
    ISBN 100300014570
    OCLC/WorldCa472148335

      The subject of human origins has been severely distorted for over a hundred years by the theory of evolution. Popular displays in museums and magazines, and unfortunately even in school textbooks, have persuaded most people that man has an animal ancestry, leading back through a long line of intermediate stages to some form of ape-like creature which was also the ancestor of the .   After writing about this new genre of I went to heaven books, I received many comments and emails asking me about biblical examples of those who glimpsed heaven–John in the book of Revelation, Paul in 2 Corinthians, Isaiah in his prophecy. I will address this briefly today. There are several themes in today’s “I went to heaven” books: Each of the people experienced heaven after .

    Press on through the first few pages of any Williams book, and you will be rewarded with a "ripping yarn" on many book is recommended not only for those who love Williams' other fiction (Descent into Hell, Place of the Lion, etc.) and nonfiction (Descent of the Dove), but for anyone who would enjoy a serious Christian adventure 5/5(5).   It’s also about humanity’s descent back to earth again. This too is anticipated from the beginning. Adam is created to ascend into Eden, but he is also sent out and down, out of Eden to follow the rivers down to lands of gold. Much of the book of Revelation envisions humanity’s ascent to heaven.

    Over the past few years, I’ve been working my way, with great pleasure, through those six Trollope books. And, having found War in Heaven so rich and delightful, I’m going to start into his other supernatural thrillers, including a re-reading of Descent into Hell. In the most comprehensive and definitive book on Heaven to date, Randy invites you to picture Heaven the way Scripture describes it--a bright, vibrant, and physical New Earth, free from sin, suffering, and death, and brimming with Christ's presence, wondrous natural beauty, and the richness of human culture as God intended it/5().


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