Page 6, 9th October 1992

9th October 1992
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Masterpieces Reborn

EVERY so often in the history of art, a painter so far above the rest blasts his way onto the artistic stage and revolutionises the way we see the world. In our own century, it......

Women's Intuition And The Bible

Dorothea McEwan THIS is a book of threefold importance. A commentary on the Scriptures is a key to their understanding. A commentary on the Bible using fresh. jargon-free......

Context To Our Interpretation Of This Context.

The intention of the writers of the various books which make up the Bible might have been different from the way we perceive these intentions today. This difficulty is......

The 'shock' Of The New Life Of Jesus

Mary Kenny I DO NOT quite know what to make of AN Wilson. He has been a Protestant. an Anglo-Catholic I think and is now an atheist. Well, we all change our minds, and 1 didn't......

Flashback To Childhood Days

Neil Kenny MICHELE Roberts' powerful sixth novel, currently a Booker Prize nominee, begins as it means to go on, describing symbolic objects in a brisk, vigorous style, with......

Journey To The End Of The Continent

John Laffin......

Dervla Murphy Is An Indomitable Irish Travel Writer Who Has

journeyed much further afield than Romanian Transylvania; I recall her adventures in the Andes, in Tibet and in Madagascar. However, she may regard her travels in Romania, in......

Paperback Round-up

A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley (Flamingo, £5). Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and now shortlisted for the Irish Times - Aer Lingus International Award, this novel......