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THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter One)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter One)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

INTRODUCTION

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Two)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Two)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

THE AUTHOR'S APPEAL TO THE LITERALIST MIND ... THE WORD

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Three)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Three)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

THE CREATOR'S APPEAL TO THE ARTIST MIND ... THE METAPHOR

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Four)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Four)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

THE ART OF THE DIVINE

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Five)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Five)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

IMAGERY IN THE DIVINE'S INTERACTION WITH HUMANITY

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Six)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Six)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

IMAGERY IN THE LAW, THE PRIESTHOOD AND THE PROPHETS

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Seven)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Seven)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

IMAGERY OF THE TENT OF MEETING AND THE TEMPLE

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Eight)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Eight)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

THE RESTORATION AND FUNCTION OF THE HUMAN SPIRIT

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Nine)

THE ARTIST MIND and biblical spirituality (Chapter Nine)

April 2, 2019

by Right Reverend John

DREAMS AND DREAMERS

"Metaphor is the very language of the eternal ... It's as though the realm of the eternal, and the Divine himself cannot be directly described, only compared to something we do see and understand .. like a dimension beyond our ability to fathom ... which it is."

Song of Songs by Solomon

Song of Songs by Solomon

April 5, 2019

SONG OF SONGS,
(Canticles) by Solomon

Song of Songs is a series of lyrical poems organized as a lengthy dialogue between a young woman and her lover. The first poem is spoken by the young maiden, who longs to be near her lover and enjoy his kisses. She searches for her lover, comparing him to a wandering shepherd, and the chorus encourages her to follow the flocks to his tent.