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Offline Mor Ephrem

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Papini Book
« on: December 09, 2003, 06:15:20 PM »
Does anyone know anything about Life of Christ by Giovanni Papini?  I recently acquired a copy, and am wondering if people have any information about it.
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Re:Papini Book
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2003, 07:48:04 PM »
Mor Ephrem

I too had the book at one point but was told by a professor that Papini was a liberal and adopted a rather low Christology.  Then again the prof was a little to the right of Torquemada so it might be ok. I've lost my copy since then.  A rather thick book as I remember.  Let me know how it is.