"McGrath uses carefully chosen illustrations, including paintings and poems, to stimulate and inform the believing mind and imagination of the reader as he discusses doctrine. This valuable, down-to-earth series is helpful for seekers and is ideal for small group study,"---Church & Synagogue Libraries. 96 pages, hardcover. Fortress.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Augsburg Fortress Publication Date: 2006 Dimensions: 8 X 8 (inches)
Illuminated by paintings including Sir Edward John Poynter's "The Prodigal's Return," Amedeo Bocchi's "On the Lawn," Jacopo Bassano's "The Last Supper," Caravaggio's "The Taking of Christ," Antonio Ciseri's "Ecce Homo," Salvador Dali's "Christ of St. John of the Cross" and El Greco's "Piet," McGrath's new volume vividly explores the divine compassion that led God to sacrifice his only Son to save a world oppressed and unable to help itself.