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Title:The Gospel According to Jesus Christ
Format Type:Ebook
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Publisher:Harvill Press
ISBN:186046095X
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Number of Pages:341
Category:Fiction, Religion, Historical fiction, Literature, Portuguese literature, Portugal, Nobel prize, Novels, Classics, Magical realism

The Gospel According to Jesus Christ by José Saramago

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Gospel According to Jesus Christ This is a skeptic s journey into the meaning of God and of human existence At once an ironic rendering of the life of Christ and a beautiful novel Saramago s tale has sparked intense discussion about the meaning of Christianity and the Church as an institution Translated by Giovanni Pontiero

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No description available, b From Nobel Prize winning author Jos Saramago a magnificent mesmerizing parable of loss b br br A city is hit by an epidemic of white blindness that spares no one Authorities confine the blind to an empty mental hospital but there the criminal element holds everyone captive stealing food rations and assaulting women There is one eyewitness to this nightmare who guides her charges among them a boy with no mother a girl with dark glasses a dog of tears through the barren streets and their procession becomes as uncanny as the surroundings are harrowing As i Blindness i reclaims the age old story of a plague it evokes the vivid and trembling horrors of the twentieth century leaving readers with a powerful vision of the human spirit that s bound both by weakness and exhilarating strength, This is a skeptic s journey into the meaning of God and of human existence At once an ironic rendering of the life of Christ and a beautiful novel Saramago s tale has sparked intense discussion about the meaning of Christianity and the Church as an institution Translated by Giovanni Pontiero br, On election day in the capital it is raining so hard that no one has bothered to come out to vote The politicians are growing jittery Should they reschedule the elections for another day Around three o clock the rain finally stops Promptly at four voters rush to the polling stations as if they had been ordered to appear br br But when the ballots are counted more than percent are blank The citizens are rebellious A state of emergency is declared But are the authorities acting too precipitously Or even blindly The word evokes terrible memories of the plague of blindness that hit the city four years before and of the one woman who kept her sight Could she be behind the blank ballots A police superintendent is put on the case br br What begins as a satire on governments and the sometimes dubious efficacy of the democratic system turns into something far more sinister A singular novel from the author of Blindness