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From Literal to Literary
The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors

James Rowe Adams

From Literal to Literary:
The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors From Literal to Literary: The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors is the quintessential tool for faith formation, sermon preparation and Bible study. Easy to understand illustrations will help you to dig deeper than ever into the meaning of the words behind the characters and the stories that you find in the Bible. James Rowe Adams provides indexes and cross references that make From Literal to Literary, a must for every progressive church library.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR of From Literal to Literary: The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors

James Rowe Adamsis founder and former president of The Center for Progressive Christianity. He has been an Episcopal priest for 48 years, serving as rector of St.Mark's Church on Capitol Hill in Wahsington, D.C., until his retirement.


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From Literal to Literary:
The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors

Paperback: 392 pages
Publisher: The Pilgrim Press
ISBN: 978-0-8298-1788-1
Product Dimensions: 7 by 10 inches

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