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Read online Thou Art That: Transforming Religious Metaphor.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Thou Art That: Transforming Religious Metaphor Thou Art That is a compilation of previously uncollected essays and lectures by Joseph Campbell that focus on the Judeo Christian tradition Here Campbell explores common religious symbols reexamining and reinterpreting them in the context of his remarkable knowledge of world mythology According to Campbell society often confuses the literal and metaphorical interpretations of religious stories and symbols In this collection he eloquently reestablishes these metaphors as a means to enhance spiritual understanding and mystical revelation With characteristic verve he ranges from rich storytelling to insightful comparative scholarship Included is editor Eugene Kennedy s classic interview with Campbell in The New York Times Magazine which brought the scholar to the public s attention for the first time by Joseph Campbell, Eugene Kennedy

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Thou Art That: Transforming Religious Metaphor
Title:Thou Art That: Transforming Religious Metaphor
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Number of Pages:192
Category:mythology, religion, non-fiction, philosophy, spirituality, psychology, history
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