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A Song of the One

eBook (PDF), 92 Pages
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A Song of the One is the age-old account of Creatlon, Fall, Redemption, and Glory retold in verse for a new millennium. The major events, characters, and themes of The Story of Salvation appear in a new light in a clear, fast-moving narrative that flows relentlessly from the fires of the first beginning to the fires of a new beginning.
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  • By Anna K. Patricio
    Dec 18, 2010
    A beautiful, unique retelling of the Bible in the epic verse form, one of the finest yet sadly diminishing forms of literature. Using the elegant Old English tones of yesteryear, 'Song of the One' takes us throughout the stories of the Bible, centering on the life of the Saviour, and finally culminating with the dramatic events of the Revelation. That finale was very impressive, especially as it is not easy to recreate the apocalypse, what with all its otherworldly and, at times, even frightening imagery. Additionally, this is not merely a retelling, it also challenges readers to think, seeing as it engages the use of epithets in identifying the Bible characters. Abraham, for instance, is named Pilgrim; Joseph is Favourite Son; David is Beloved. 'Song of the One' presents the Bible in a whole new light, while remaining faithful to the Scriptures. For more of the author's fine usage of the lost art of Epic Verse, read 'The Stars Bow Down,' a retelling of the life of Joseph the dreamer.
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Product Details

Publisher
Alfred Byrd
Published
October 1, 2011
Language
English
Pages
92
File Format
PDF
File Size
475.8 KB

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# of Devices Unlimited
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Printable? Yes
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