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The Resource My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer, Christian Wiman

My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer, Christian Wiman

Label
My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer
Title
My bright abyss
Title remainder
meditation of a modern believer
Statement of responsibility
Christian Wiman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Composed in the difficult years since [having written a now-famous essay about having faith in the face of death] and completed in the wake of a bone marrow transplant, [this book] is a ... meditation on what a viable contemporary faith--responsive not only to modern thought and science but also to religious tradition--might feel like"--Dust jacket flap
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Writing style
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10165193
Cataloging source
DLC
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1966-
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Wiman, Christian
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.I47843
LC item number
M9 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Religion and poetry
  • Christianity and literature
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meditation of a modern believer
Label
My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer, Christian Wiman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My bright abyss -- Sorrow's flower -- Tender interior -- God's truth is life -- O thou mastering light -- Dear oblivion -- Hive of nerves -- God is not beyond -- Varieties of quiet -- Mortify our wolves -- A million little oblivions
Control code
948502
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 182 pages
Isbn
9780374216788
Lccn
2012021271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780374216788
Label
My bright abyss : meditation of a modern believer, Christian Wiman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
My bright abyss -- Sorrow's flower -- Tender interior -- God's truth is life -- O thou mastering light -- Dear oblivion -- Hive of nerves -- God is not beyond -- Varieties of quiet -- Mortify our wolves -- A million little oblivions
Control code
948502
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 182 pages
Isbn
9780374216788
Lccn
2012021271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780374216788

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