By Cynthia Briggs Kittredge
"Terse, teasing, quixotic, discomfiting, needling away at brain and mind's eye, Cynthia Kittredge's poems replicate the characteristics of Mark's Gospel. analyzing them singly, or as an entire series, invitations the reader into disconcerting perplexity and opaqueness, but bargains the chance of cleansed seeing, dazzling angles of imaginative and prescient, renewed and extra dicy faith."
--Nicola Slee, writer of Praying Like a Woman
"Buy this booklet! you are going to preserve those poems shut to hand, returning to them many times. learn the complete Gospel of Mark--aloud--without distraction of units and tasks. Do it back. Then learn a few of these poems--again undistracted via devices--and in another quiet time learn extra, or an identical ones, back. Kittredge will lead you into immersion within the Gospel, into probing, perplexing, wondering, clean encounters, flashes of latest perception. . . . operating during the Gospel with the provocation of those poems can be a continual technique: revealing and unveiling."
--Richard Horsley, writer of listening to the full Story
Cynthia Briggs Kittredge is Dean, President, and Professor of recent testomony at Seminary of the Southwest. She is the writer of Community and Authority and Conversations with Scripture: The Gospel of John. She is coeditor of the Fortress remark at the New Testament.
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