Monthly Archives: February 2017

Top 10 novels read and why (so far!)

TOP 10 NOVELS  Anna Karenin.   Leo Tolstoy: (1874-6) (Trans. Rosemary Edmonds 1954)  Extraordinarily powerful account of the doomed love affair between the married Anna Karenin and the playboy aristocratic soldier Vronski played off against the innocence and humility of … Continue reading

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N T Wright:The Day the Revolution Began: Rethinking the Meaning of Jesus’Crucifixion.

I just read this book and here is my review: N T Wright: The Day the Revolution Began: Rethinking the Meaning of Jesus’ Crucifixion, Harper One/SPCK, San Francisco/London, 2016. Tom Wright’s latest blockbuster is  a big sprawling book clearly based … Continue reading

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RECENTLY READ BOOKS

BOOKS READ RECENTLY P T Forsyth:  Positive Preaching and the Modern Mind, New Creations Publications, Spotswood SA, 1993 (1907)   (read and carefully analysed 2013-2016) ..detailed notes elsewhere; certainly the best book on preaching I have ever read.  J K … Continue reading

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