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The Testament of Mary

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

Thought Provoking and Engaging

I write as a psychologist. The power of the book lies in engagement with the author's projection of his inner world onto a "little known" yet highly mythologized character, that of Mary the mother of Jesus of Nazareth. The author's tortured inner world betrays qualities...
I write as a psychologist. The power of the book lies in engagement with the author's projection of his inner world onto a "little known" yet highly mythologized character, that of Mary the mother of Jesus of Nazareth. The author's tortured inner world betrays qualities of paranoia, depression and cynicism all of which are projected onto the character he portrays. Intensely engaging language and powerful descriptions of anguished inner conflict make for a thought-provoking reading experience. The major theme of belief/disbelief will invite the reader into taking a personal stand.

posted by 1866391 on March 8, 2013

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Most Helpful Critical Review

4 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

9.99 for that few pages, I can't justify the expense

9.99 for that few pages, I can't justify the expense

posted by 74scruffy74 on December 4, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2012

    Interesting

    A decidedly different slant on The Virgin Mary told from the perspective of her older years. Well written with enough historical asides to keep the tale moving forward. While this version does not appeal to me, I appreciated his tenacity and skill in passing the story along.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted March 24, 2013

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