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Author Colledge, Gary.

Title Dickens, Christianity and the life of our Lord : humble veneration, profound conviction / Gary Colledge.

Publication Info. London, England : Continuum, [2009]


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Description 1 online resource (x, 183 pages).
Series Continuum literary studies
Continuum literary studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-176) and index.
Contents Preface; A Note on References and Abbreviations; Chapter the First: An Easy Version of the New Testament; Chapter the Second: Telling that Gracious and Compassionate History; Chapter the Third: The Eternal Majesty of Heaven; Chapter the Fourth: Where the Two Ends of Life Meet; Chapter the Fifth: 'It is True! He is the Son of God!'; Chapter the Sixth: Our Blessed Saviour Jesus Christ; Chapter the Seventh: Seeking for No Other Footsteps; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index.
Summary The Life of Our Lord is a life of Jesus written by Dickens for his children in the 1840s but not published until 1934. This is the first major study to carefully and seriously consider the work and its place in the Dickens corpus. While Dickens' religion and religious thought is recognized as a significant component of his work, no study of Dickens' religion has carefully considered his often ignored, yet crucially relevant, "The Life of Our Lord". Written by a biblical studies scholar, this study brings the insights of a theological approach to bear on "The Life of Our Lord and quo.
Note Print version record.
Subject Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Religion.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Life of our Lord.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. (OCoLC)fst00028294
Life of our Lord (Dickens, Charles) (OCoLC)fst01364523
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Religion. (OCoLC)fst01093763
Other Form: Print version: 9786612189326 9780826423535 (DLC) 2008047952 (OCoLC)270131557
ISBN 9781441164315 (electronic bk.)
1441164316 (electronic bk.)
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