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By Max Lucado, Randy Frazee

ISBN-10: 0310421721

ISBN-13: 9780310421726

'The maximum tale Ever Told' is greater than only a cliche. God has long gone to nice lengths to rescue misplaced and hurting humans. that's what the tale is all approximately: the tale of the Bible, God's nice love affair with humanity. Condensed into 31 obtainable chapters ---and utilizing the transparent, available textual content of the NIV ---this rendering of the Bible permits its tales, poems, and teachings to return jointly in one, compelling learn. the tale sweeps you into the unfolding grand narrative of the Scriptures, and prefer any solid tale, it really is jam-packed with intrigue, drama, clash, romance, and redemption. From the foreword by way of Max Lucado and Randy Frazee: 'This ebook tells the grandest, so much compelling tale of all time: the tale of a real God who loves his young ones, who tested for them a manner of salvation and supplied a path to eternity. each one tale in those 31 chapters finds the God of grace ---the God who speaks; the God who acts; the God who listens; the God whose love for his humans culminated in his sacrifice of Jesus, his basically Son, to compensate for the sins of humanity.' NIV 2011. the hot overseas model (NIV) translation of the Bible is the world's hottest modern-English Bible ---easy to appreciate, but wealthy with the aspect present in the unique languages.

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63 Perhaps, Anthony C. 64 d. Concluding Remarks The discussion in the previous sections provides a conceptual and methodological framework as well as the necessary operational tools toward a coherent methodology for this study. A consciousness about the intricacy of the interrelatedness of characterization, autobiography and internal profiling is of pivotal importance. Reading the characters in the 61. Cf. Spijker, Fictions of the Inner Life, p. 234; here imagination is referred to as ‘a step in a process of affective identification’.

Schrag, The Self after Postmodernity, p. 178. 105. H. Mead, Mind, Self and Society (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1934). 106. Mead, Mind, Self and Society, p. 134. 107. ), The Plural Self: Multiplicity in Everyday Life (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 1999). 1 2. Methodological Considerations 33 self. This self-pluralist perspective sees the person as a multiplicity of subpersonalities, a plurality of existential possibilities or as a ‘being’ which is inextricably in-dialogue-with-others. This plural-self idea bears remarkable resemblance to the Bakhtinian notion of the ‘dialogical self’.

This does not mean that ancient Israel knew nothing about individuality, personal autonomy or initiative. 87 2. Self in interdisciplinary context. Discussions in the last section focus on the notion of self in antiquity,88 specifically on the Hebrew concept of selfhood and its expressions. As a conceptual tool for investigation into the inner life of Hebrew personalities, self (along with its interrelated core concepts such as self-identity and self-consciousness89) in its interdisciplinary context is an interpretive/reading link between the past and the contemporary understanding.

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