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By Peggy Riley

ISBN-10: 0316220884

ISBN-13: 9780316220880

A mom and her daughters force for days with out sleep until eventually they crash their motor vehicle in rural Oklahoma. the mummy, Amaranth, is eager to break out from a person she's confident will stick to them anyplace they go--her husband. the women, Amity and Sorrow, can't think what the realm holds outdoors their father's polygamous compound. Rescue is available in the not going kind of Bradley, a farmer grieving the lack of his spouse. first and foremost unwelcoming to those unusual, prayerful ladies, Bradley's abiding tolerance will get the simplest of him, and so they develop into a brand new form of relations. An unforgettable tale of trust and redemption, AMITY & SORROW is set the effect of group and studying to face by yourself.

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21 Zum textkritischen Problem an dieser Stelle vgl. Breytenbach, Gottessohn-Christologie, 181 Anm. 57. 22 Zu beachten ist, dass der mk. Jesus an dieser Stelle die Davidssohnschaft nicht explizit für sich selbst, sondern für den Christus negiert. 1 Die im himmlischen Thronsaal anwesenden Erzählfiguren 27 fehl und Gehorsam« 23 und charakterisiert damit die Beziehung zwischen David und dem Christus als eine zwischen Befehlsempfänger und Befehlsgeber. In 12,37 jedoch, der »Auswertung des Zitats«, 24 kann der Begriff Kilpto<; (ohne Artikel) als »Identifikation des Christus mit dem erhöhten Kyrios« 25 verstanden werden.

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