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Author Funk, Robert W. (Robert Walter), 1926-2005.
Title Jesus as precursor / Robert W. Funk ; edited by Edward F. Beutner.
Imprint Sonoma, CA : Polebridge Press, [1994]
©1994
Edition Revised edition.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN49 .F8 1994    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN49 .F8 1994    AVAILABLE  
Author Funk, Robert W. (Robert Walter), 1926-2005.
Series Eagle books.
Eagle books (Sonoma, Calif.) http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n89658164
Subject Jesus Christ -- Parables.
Religion and literature.
Description x, 150 pages ; 22 cm.
Edition Revised edition.
Note Originally published: Philadelphia : Fortress Press, c1975.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 148-150).
ISBN 0944344402
OCLC # 29634692
Table of Contents
 Jesus & Kafka 
 ICrossing over4
 Jesus & Beckett 
 IIThe willow tree is for hanging12
 IIIThe looking-glass tree is for the birds18
 Jesus & American malcontents 
 IVFrom priest to artist the classic degeneration29
 VThe leaven away-from-here as destination46
 Jesus & language magicians 
 VIThe magic beyond truth66
 Jesus & Henry David Thoreau 
 VIISauntering and the sacred coming to our senses82
 VIIIKafka sirens' song without sound97
 IXJesus the silent sage104
 XThe modern university the new Babel109
 XILinguistic millstones and labyrinths115
 XIILinguistic inversions on the shores of silence122
XIIIEpilogue137
 Appendix147
 Bibliography148


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