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Parables: The Arrows of God

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These stories Jesus used to teach are practical, down to earth stories told for and to ordinary people--people like ourselves, with worries about food and shelter, work, and family life. If our lives belong to the Kingdom, they belong also, in God, to others.

The author of Not Counting Women and Children invites readers to listen again to the parables of Jesus. Like arrows, these stories pierce the heart of the listener, opening up new understanding of our lives as ...

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Overview

These stories Jesus used to teach are practical, down to earth stories told for and to ordinary people--people like ourselves, with worries about food and shelter, work, and family life. If our lives belong to the Kingdom, they belong also, in God, to others.

The author of Not Counting Women and Children invites readers to listen again to the parables of Jesus. Like arrows, these stories pierce the heart of the listener, opening up new understanding of our lives as Christians. Interspersed with these familiar Gospel parables are other stories, traditional and contemporary, which draw the readers deeper into their challenges.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780883449752
  • Publisher: Orbis Books
  • Publication date: 11/28/1994
  • Pages: 170
  • Sales rank: 730,921
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.46 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1
1 The First Arrow - John the Baptist 5
2 Seeking the Treasure 12
3 The Sower and the Seed 31
4 The First and the Last 58
5 The Sheep and the Shepherd 77
6 The Widow and the Unjust Judge 98
7 The Talents 113
8 The Lost Son 127
9 The Compassionate One 143
10 Jesus, the Last Arrow and the Archer 161
Postscript 169
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