By Cynthia Briggs Kittredge
"Terse, teasing, quixotic, discomfiting, needling away at brain and mind's eye, Cynthia Kittredge's poems reflect the characteristics of Mark's Gospel. interpreting them singly, or as a complete series, invitations the reader into disconcerting perplexity and opaqueness, but deals the chance of cleansed seeing, marvelous angles of imaginative and prescient, renewed and extra dicy faith."
--Nicola Slee, writer of Praying Like a Woman
"Buy this booklet! you'll retain those poems shut to hand, returning to them time and again. 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 by way of devices--and in another quiet time learn extra, or an analogous ones, back. Kittredge will lead you into immersion within the Gospel, into probing, complicated, wondering, clean encounters, flashes of latest perception. . . . operating in the course of the Gospel with the provocation of those poems might be a continual approach: revealing and unveiling."
--Richard Horsley, writer of listening to the total Story
Cynthia Briggs Kittredge is Dean, President, and Professor of latest 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 statement at the New Testament.
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