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Saturday Reads



Saturday Reads-list of some the books mentioned in this video below

"Light On The Mountain: Greek Patristic and Byzantine Homilies on the Transfiguration of the Lord" Translated By Brian E. Daley, S.J.

"John Maynard Keynes 1883-1946: Economist, Philosopher, Statesman" by Robert Skidelsky

"LaRose" a novel by Louise Erdrich

"The Tale Of Genji" a novel by Muraski Shikibu Translated by Royall Tyler [Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition]

"The Best Minds Of My Generation: A Literary History of the Beats" by Allen Ginsberg Edited by Bill Morgan With a Foreword by Anne Waldman

"Frog" a novel by Stephen Dixon

"Meyer" a novel by Stephen Dixon

"What is "transfigured" is the humanity he has personally made his own, the "garments" of visible from and audible words that make his divine identity intelligible to creatures. To see his divine glory radiating through Christ's humanity requires that the disciple follow him, ascend the "mountain" of human virtues, whose unifying center is love; and the promise implied in the vision is eschatological fulfillment, final participation in Jesus' triumph over death, adoption as beloved children of God" Introduction "Light On The Mountain" Translated By Brian E. Daley, S.J. pg. 36
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