By Samuel Fohr
What was once precise of considerate humans in St. Augustine’s day is much more actual this day. for lots of in those “enlightened” occasions, Bible tales current a stumbling-block to contemplating any of the good Western faiths as offering a fashion of non secular development: a few narratives appear to condone immoral activities whereas others appear invaluable of mockery or pressure reliable experience. yet there's an “inside” to those narratives way more digestible than their open air, and this within is explored in Samuel Fohr’s Adam & Eve. From the episodes within the backyard of Eden to the Exodus from Egypt and the conflict for access into the Promised Land, one tale after one other gets a penetrating therapy revealing a present of esoteric that means. The interpretations given are conventional within the truest feel of the notice, and the author’s wish is this publication may have the type of impact at the modern reader that Bishop Ambrose’s reasons had on St. Augustine such a lot of years ago.
“A veritable metaphysical journey de strength which someone drawn to figuring out the Genesis tale might do good to check, and a cardinal textual content for someone who takes up the learn of comparative faith. A textual content that are meant to swap the hearts and minds of all who learn it.”—Rama Coomaraswamy
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Adam & Eve: The Spiritual Symbolism of Genesis & Exodus by Samuel Fohr