On the road with the archangel

by Frederick Buechner

Publisher: G.K. Hall in Thorndike, Me

Written in English
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  • Nineveh (Extinct city)

Subjects:

  • Bible. O.T. Apocrypha. Tobit -- Fiction,
  • Raphael (Archangel) -- Fiction,
  • Large type books,
  • Nineveh (Extinct city) -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementFrederick Buechner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3552.U35 O5 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL352514M
ISBN 100783801297
LC Control Number98012005
OCLC/WorldCa38475409

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The Archangel Raphael will guide your quest, taking you across eight thrilling environments including deserts, mountains, and great cities. Along the way you’ll meet real characters from 2, years ago and experience their tricks, cunning and kindness. Where The Road leads depends entirely on your own choices and performance! Get this from a library! A clear road to Archangel. [Geoffrey Rose] -- Russia in the winter of - a country torn apart by revolution and civil war in which a lone, un-named British spy, ill-prepared and badly trained, is on the run across the snowbound countryside. What are archangels? Is there more than one archangel? Archangel is a word that occurs only twice in the Bible, both times in the New gel means "chief angel." First Thessalonians says, "For the Lord himself will descend from heaven with a cry of command, with the voice of an archangel, and with the sound of the trumpet of God.

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Drawn from the ancient apocryphal Book of Tobit, On the Road with the Archangel unravels the tale of a eccentric blind father and his somewhat bumbling song who journeys to seek his family's lost treasure.

Narrated by the wry and resourceful archangel Raphael, Buencher's tale is a pure delight, alive with vivid characters, delightful adventures /5(40). This book is written so well that I found a historical fiction subject matter I wouldn't usually be compelled by to be super enjoyable reading.

On The Road With The Archangel is a short novel based on the apocryphal book of Tobit, whose narrative it apparently follows very closely in plot/5. On the Road with the Archangel is sure to continue this tradition with its powerful blend of humor, artistry, and insight into the nature of the human and the divine.

Inspired by events in the apocryphal Book of Tobit, from the second century B.C., this is the magical tale of two families brought together, as no mere coincidence, by the.

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Inspired by events in the apocryphal Book of Tobit, from the second century B.C., this is the magical tale of two families brought together, as no mere coincidence, by the Format: Ebook.

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Frederick Buechner’s novel On the Road with the Archangel is a wry, tender and knowing look at humans being humans. Which is to say, at the quirkiness at the center of what human On the road with the archangel book say, do and think. It is a re-telling of the Book of Tobit, a work that is included in the Catholic and Orthodox scripture but not accepted as canonical by Judaism or Protestantism.

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Narrated by the wry and resourceful archangel Raphael, Buencher's tale is a pure delight, alive with vivid characters, delightful adventures. On the Road with the Archangel is sure to continue this tradition with its powerful blend of humor, artistry, and insight into the nature of the human and the divine.

Inspired by events in the apocryphal Book of Tobit, from the second century B.C., this is the magical tale of two families brought together, as no mere coincidence, by the Brand: HarperOne.

On the Road with the Archangel is sure to continue this tradition with its powerful blend of humor, artistry, and insight into the nature of the human and the divine.

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Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software An illustration of two photographs. On the road with the archangel Item Preview remove-circlePages: on the road with the archangel by Frederick Buechner ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct. 1, A fable from one of the few writers of Christian fiction to publish in the mainstream press, more recently known for his ongoing spiritual autobiography, The Sacred Journey (), Author: Frederick Buechner.

On the road with the archangel by Frederick Buechner,Harper San Francisco edition, in English - 1st ed. A novel inspired by events in the apocryphal Book of Tobit, from the second century B.C. This is the magical tale of two families brought together, as no mere coincidence, by the devilishly clever archangel Raphael.

Pages: On the Road with the Archangel One of the brightest lights in late-twentieth-century literature, Frederick Buechner has published more than twenty-five works of fiction and nonfiction that continue to dazzle critics and readers alike, adding continuously to the ranks of his fiercely loyal following.

On the Road With the Archangel Quotes Showing of 6 “Like the rest of the devout, he was incapable of understanding that the Holy One's face is never turned away but constantly looks down on all creatures with a beneficence that they are too busy apologizing for their unworthiness and performing their good works and assuring Heaven of Author: Frederick Buechner.

I went ahead and purchased a couple of his nook-books and just finished reading On the Road with the Archangel, my second Buechner book. My first was The Longing for Home. I am glad that I have been introduced to Mr. Buechner. Technical Merit On the Road with the Archangel, as with Buechner's other work, is phenomenally written.

The prose takes. Without a doubt, "On the Road with the Archangel" by Frederick Buechner, is one of the most enjoyable and thought provoking books I have read in a very long time.

It is a beautifully written tale based on the Apocryphal Book of Tobit. Buechner is a brilliant writer and, I must say, I find all of his books very hard to put down/5.

A retelling of a Apocryphal story certainly intrigued me, but if there is a danger here it is over-selling the book and raising expectations too high Here is the rest of the promo text: On the Road with the Archangel is a masterful combination of fluid writing, lyrical storytelling, and ancient truth blended with modern wisdom.

Get this from a library. On the road with the archangel: a novel. [Frederick Buechner] -- The labors of Archangel Raphael as he shuttles between heaven and earth, carrying prayers to God and bringing back God's replies.

In one prayer, a woman who killed seven suitors begs to be put to. Get this from a library. On the road with the archangel. [Frederick Buechner] -- Inspired by the events in the apocryphal Book of Tobit, this is the magical tale of two families brought together by the devilishly clever archangel Raphael.

One is the family of Tobit, a virtuous. On the Road with the Archangel Author Frederick Buechner The Fallen Star, or, the History of a False Religion by E.L. Bulwer; And, A Dissertation on the Origin of Evil by Lord Brougham by Brougham and Vaux, Henry Peter Brougham, Baron, Buechner scholar Dale Brown suggests that The Storm, like its predecessor, On the Road with the Archangel, has a 'valedictory' quality: 'an undertone of goodbye, a kind of joyous sadness that percolates through the very different books, a way of summing up'.

The novel is, in line with the rest of Buechner's work, concerned with existential. 2.] [On The Road With Archangel] a retarded man who spends Christmas with Jay's family.

His uncle has many problems, but when he is asked to sing, the voice is clear, strong and beautiful. ‘Archangel’ is certainly a good book and definitely has its moments – but the issue with the However, there is something about the central conceit here upon which the core of this novel hangs, which just doesn’t convince in the same way that other twists on historical events used far more successfully by Harris in the past have/5().

On the Road with the Archangel; The Storm; The Christmas Tide; The Son of Laughter () Winner of the Critics’ Choice Book Award for Fiction, Book Description. Rich in family drama, passion, and human affinity, critically acclaimed author Frederick Buechner's contemporary retelling of this captivating and timeless biblical saga.

The narrator, a captured British spy, relates his escape from a Russian prison in and the obstacles he encountered on the very unclear road to Archangel, port of hopeful departure.

He manages to elude the Cossacks, steal a horse, secure lodgings and food, survive attack by wolves and gypsies and, by fortune's favor, find refuge at the vast.

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It was published in and adapted for television by the BBC in Plot summary. While attending a conference in Moscow, a historian named Christopher "Fluke" Kelso is met by an old man named Papu Rapava, who claims to have been present at the death of Joseph ately after Stalin's death, Lavrenty Beria supposedly.

The City and Borough of Sitka (Tlingit: Sheetʼká, Russian: Ситка), formerly Novo-Arkhangelsk (or New Archangel) under Russian rule (Russian: Ново-Архангельск or Новоaрхангельск, t Novoarkhangelsk), is a unified city-borough in the southeast portion of the U.S.

state of city is situated on the west side of Baranof Island and the south half of.So as I said in my other thread, there are a number of "new" Archangels available for us to work with from the earth plane.

They are nottechnically "new" but have not previously been known by those in theearth dimension, as we evolve and our vibrations become closer to theangelic kingdom, more angelic help is available to us, according to Diana Cooper in her new book. The Archangels she names are.Archangel Raguel is known for healing arguments or misunderstandings; bringing harmony to situations; attracting wonderful new friends.

Archangel Raguel is primarily discussed in the apocryphal Book of Enoch and is listed as one of the seven principal archangels. Raguel is considered to be the archangel of orderliness, fairness, harmony, and.