By Andrew R. Angel
Although the trendy Western global claims to have left angels in the back of as legendary creatures, they're again in pop culture. and masses of what individuals are considering, exploring, and believing approximately them unearths its roots in old Jewish and Christian ideals. Andrew Angel opens up the remarkable international of angels to enquirers via an exam of the traditional Jewish and Christian texts during which they're stumbled on. He asks questions about what angels need to do with spiritual ecstasy, surviving agony, and politics, between different things—finding spectacular and occasionally debatable solutions. knowledgeable by means of the most recent scholarship but available to all, this booklet presents a well-researched and thought-provoking advent to angels.
“Dr. Angel has introduced us a remarkably sure-footed and well-argued ebook on an issue approximately which there's transforming into curiosity yet little wisdom. utilizing the writings of moment Temple Judaism, he introduces us to angels and what they're acknowledged to do. He tackles well known misconceptions and provides house to these with whom he disagrees. His paintings sheds mild on many tough New testomony texts. this may turn into a pacesetter in its field.”
—Bishop Graham Dow
“This is an excellent, considerate, and interesting exploration of the significance of angels within the biblical narratives and past. when you have ever learn the Bible and puzzled what the position of angels is, why they're so very important, and what we should always take into consideration them this day, then this e-book is for you!”
—Paula R. Gooder
Writer and lecturer in biblical studies
Author of "Heaven" (2011)
“I commend 'Angels' as being good researched, informative, and priceless. it truly is written in a hugely readable and fascinating style.”
Principal of Trinity university Bristol
Andy Angel is Director of Extension stories at St John's university, Nottingham (UK), the place he additionally teaches New testomony reviews. he's the writer of "Chaos and the Son of guy" (2006).
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