American Jesus
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

American Jesus


  • Author : Stephen Prothero
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2004-09-18
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466806054


American Jesus Book Description :

The Story of the Transformation of Jesus from Divinity to Celebrity The United States (it is often pointed out) is one of the most religious countries on earth, and most Americans belong to one Christian church or another. But as Stephen Prothero argues in American Jesus, many of the most interesting appraisals of Jesus have emerged outside the churches: in music, film, and popular culture; and among Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, and people of no religion at all. Popular revisions of Jesus are nothing new: Thomas Jefferson famously took scissors to the New Testament to produce a Jesus he could call his own. In Prothero's incisive chronicle, the emergence of a cult of Jesus--as folk hero and commercial icon--is America's most distinctive contribution to W...

American Jesus
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

American Jesus


  • Author : Stephen Prothero
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2003-12-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0374178909


American Jesus Book Description :

Traces the evolution of diverse images, interpretations, and appraisals of Jesus Christ throughout American culture, explaining how the unique mix of the secular and the sacred in contemporary America is expressed in the person of Jesus. 15,000 first printing....

American Jesus
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

American Jesus


  • Author : Stephen Prothero
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2003-12-15
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780374178901


American Jesus Book Description :

Traces the evolution of diverse images, interpretations, and appraisals of Jesus Christ throughout American culture, explaining how the unique mix of the secular and the sacred in contemporary America is expressed in the person of Jesus. 15,000 first printing....

American Jesus Vol  2  The New Messiah

American Jesus Vol 2 The New Messiah


  • Author : Mark Millar
  • Publisher : Image Comics
  • Release Date : 2020-05-20
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534317796


American Jesus Vol 2 The New Messiah Book Description :

AMERICAN JESUS returns with ÒTHE NEW MESSIAH. A virgin pregnancy in '70s New York leads a young couple to flee for their lives as evil forces close in to destroy them. Yet more bloodshed lies ahead for their daughter, Catalina, who refuses to accept her destiny as the savior of mankind. Collects AMERICAN JESUS: THE NEW MESSIAH #1-3...

American Jesus Volume 2  The New Messiah

American Jesus Volume 2 The New Messiah


  • Author : Mark Millar
  • Publisher : Image Comics
  • Release Date : 2020-04-28
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1534315128


American Jesus Volume 2 The New Messiah Book Description :

AMERICAN JESUS returns with THE NEW MESSIAH. A virgin pregnancy in '70s New York leads a young couple to flee for their lives, as evil forces close in to destroy them. Yet more bloodshed lies ahead for their daug...

American Jesus Vol  1  Chosen

American Jesus Vol 1 Chosen


  • Author : Mark Millar
  • Publisher : Image Comics
  • Release Date : 2020-05-20
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534318014


American Jesus Vol 1 Chosen Book Description :

"CHOSEN." After surviving a freak accident, a twelve-year-old boy discovers he's the returned Jesus Christ. He can turn water into wine, make the crippled walk...he can even raise the dead. How will he deal with his destiny and lead the world through a conflict that's been thousands of years in the making? Collects AMERICAN JESUS: CHOSEN #1-3...

American Jesus Volume 1  Chosen  New Edition

American Jesus Volume 1 Chosen New Edition


  • Author : Mark Millar
  • Publisher : Image Comics
  • Release Date : 2020-04-21
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1534316620


American Jesus Volume 1 Chosen New Edition Book Description :

NEW EDITION CHOSEN. After surviving a freak accident, a twelve-year-old boy discovers he's the returned Jesus Christ. He can turn water into wine, make the crippled walk...he can even raise the dead. How will he deal with his destiny -- to lead the world in a conflict that's been thousands of years in the making? Collects AMERICAN JESUS: CHOSEN #1-3...

American Jesus
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

American Jesus


  • Author : Stephen Prothero
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2004-09-18
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466806054


American Jesus Book Description :

The Story of the Transformation of Jesus from Divinity to Celebrity The United States (it is often pointed out) is one of the most religious countries on earth, and most Americans belong to one Christian church or another. But as Stephen Prothero argues in American Jesus, many of the most interesting appraisals of Jesus have emerged outside the churches: in music, film, and popular culture; and among Jews, Muslims, Buddhists, and people of no religion at all. Popular revisions of Jesus are nothing new: Thomas Jefferson famously took scissors to the New Testament to produce a Jesus he could call his own. In Prothero's incisive chronicle, the emergence of a cult of Jesus--as folk hero and commercial icon--is America's most distinctive contribution to W...

AMERICAN JESUS

AMERICAN JESUS


  • Author : Christopher Keith Jenkins
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release Date : 2012-01-30
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781499071702


AMERICAN JESUS Book Description :

the world is a fast paced society in high gears. its time to get with the program. and see what your missing out on. maybe the atomic clocks, apple computers, gps, diamler chrysler @ mercedes. maybe a favorite sporting event or a freelancer. maybe your just at the healm of the ship looking for a new life. maybe your best friends and didnt know it. maybe you think im crazy for going public, well maybe. but i care about todays society, and im not having people look down on me and stalk me, and then mock me. so i wrote this book....

American Jesus  The New Messiah  1

American Jesus The New Messiah 1


  • Author : Mark Millar
  • Publisher : Image Comics
  • Release Date : 2019-12-18
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PKEY:OCT190035


American Jesus The New Messiah 1 Book Description :

AMERICAN JESUS returns with THE NEW MESSIAH. A virgin pregnancy in '70s New York forces a young couple to flee for their lives, as evil powers close in to destroy them. An angel in a dream foretells a dark future and a battle with the Antichrist. The teenagers go on the run with only their faith....