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By Kirk Smith

• Written through an lively bishop, who's additionally a medievalist and a traditional story-teller
• Brings the medieval and the fashionable together

Spending time with the St Augustine’s Gospels, believed to be the oldest non-archeological item in nice Britain, Smith makes use of this nice quantity as a place to begin for a latest dialog on conversation, solidarity, and continuity. How does the church locate that reference to its previous, its current, and its destiny? How will we percentage the good news utilizing modern media, and the way can we examine extra approximately that technique through contemplating vellum and quills? a superb story-teller, Smith strikes seamlessly among the medieval international and the modern.

Audience: these drawn to studying from the prior as we are facing the present demanding situations of the church either in the US and around the world.

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