From Afar #2020

From Afar By Roger Thomas From Afar The Magi or Three Kings of the Nativity story are among the best loved yet most mysterious figures in all history The fleeting and sparse account in St Matthew s Gospel raises as many questions as i
  • Title: From Afar
  • Author: Roger Thomas
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 355
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • From Afar By Roger Thomas
    From Afar By Roger Thomas The Magi, or Three Kings, of the Nativity story are among the best loved yet most mysterious figures in all history The fleeting and sparse account in St Matthew s Gospel raises as many questions as it answers It has been so embroidered over the centuries that the original historical context has been almost completely buried Yet the world of the early first century wasThe Magi, or Three Kings, of the Nativity story are among the best loved yet most mysterious figures in all history The fleeting and sparse account in St Matthew s Gospel raises as many questions as it answers It has been so embroidered over the centuries that the original historical context has been almost completely buried Yet the world of the early first century was as dynamic and intriguing as any legend and much perilous.In his compelling novelization of the journey of the Magi, Roger Thomas draws on Scripture, history, and modern research This swift moving tale brings these shadowed figures to vivid life You meet them as men of their time and culture learned and noble, yet experienced with a brutal world and even violent when necessary Come with them as they search for a King they do not understand, and seek for answers to questions lying in the deepest parts of their souls providing they survive the dangers of the journey.
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    • Imagine yourself in a movie theatre, slouched in your seat, unaware of any other people sitting next to you That s how engrossed I became in this historical novel that depicts the journey of three wise men searching for the new king of Jerusalem as predicted by the stars The story follows perfectly the outline of a quest with the development of the characters revealing interior struggles they each must overcome as they confront exterior forces The three men gather an entourage to accompany them [...]


    • Perfect Advent or Christmas readI like historical fiction, with Biblical settings or the Roman Empire being favorites This story has both I enjoyed the ideas the author puts to the magi and the stars, the dialogs with Mary and Joseph deepening their characters beyond the usual I welcome the that , and learned a few things along the way This could become an annual read for me.



    • Roger Thomas is expert in his storytelling, and From Afar portrays the Holy Family as real people, personal and touching and relatable I have rarely read such well crafted prose, and plan to reread this and savor it again, the way I savor my favorite foods and the very best fiction This is the kind of literature I want to have around for my kids and favorite people to read.


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