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Earthly Visions: Theology and the Challenges of Art

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This stimulating book argues that great art can function as a "secular parable"—that is, like the parables of Jesus, art can lead viewers to reflect on the reality and presence of God in the world. T. J. Gorringe examines representative secular paintings of the most significant types (mythological themes, genre painting, portraiture, landscape, still life, abstract art), s ...more
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published October 4th 2011 by Yale University Press (first published July 1st 2011)
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