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The Gospels (Revolutions Series)

Terry Eagleton presents Jesus Christ
Narrated by: David Holt
Series: The Revolutions, Book 8
Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
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This volume in the Revolutions Series presents Jesus Christ as a figure akin to revolutionaries like Robespierre, Marx, and Che Guevara. In this new presentation of the Gospels, Terry Eagleton makes a powerful and provocative argument for Jesus Christ as a social, political and moral radical, a friend of anti-imperialists, outcasts and marginal, a champion of the poor, the sick and immigrants, and as an opponent of the rich, religious hierarchs, and hypocrites everywhere - in other words, as a figure akin to revolutionaries like Robespierre, Marx, and Che Guevara.

©2007 Verso (editorial matter), Terry Eagleton (P)2011 Audible Ltd

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  • Joe Compton
  • 22-06-11

Misleading title

Eagleton's brief introduction is worth listening to, but it is only a small part of the audiobook.

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