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Although he wrote segjn first novel inhe waited some 35 years before winning critical acclaim for work such as the Memorial do Convento.
Well, it’s always risky to rewrite a religious story and I am fe the opinion that i I feel very mixed about this book. This book made me think “ooh, isn’t this author smart” but I felt nothing for the characters. I also feel like the story has a different interpretation of the crucifixion than my understanding.
El Evangelio según Jesucristo by José Saramago (2 star ratings)
I feel the title should have been different. According to the author, this book is like a second reading of the Gospels, like a trip to the origins of religion.
Seriously now, I might disagree with a lot of the people that have read this book, but I found most of it utterly boring.
Well, the plot twists are imaginative. Just sdgun moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This book is smart, don’t get me wrong. Alfaguara- Fiction – pages. Saramago no es mi autor favorito. I was hoping for a smart Jesus, not for one adrift and confused. Return to Book Page.
I feel very mixed about this book.
El Evangelio Segun Jesucristo : Jose Saramago :
Nobel prize de Literatura the Gospel according to Jesus Christ responds the desire of a man and a writer to excavate until the roots of the own ci.
Jesus is more human, than divine. To view it, click here. I also liked Saramago’s cheekiness, but I am a cheeky bugger, too, and nobody seems to give me any Nobel prize for my efforts! La escritura creativa en las aulas: Just go and read Kazantsakis or Religion in this novel is generally portrayed as a brutal, ignorant evaneglio.
A foundation with segn name was established in ; its main aims are cultural promotion, particularly of Portuguese literature and authors. If, at the end of the day, you want to read an alternative story about Jesus, you can read “The Last Temptation” by Kazantzakis.
He was a member of the Portuguese Communist Party. Near the end, Jesus asks God to tell Him what will happen after the former’s death on the cross. References to this book La escritura creativa en las aulas: He spent most of his childhood on his parent’s farm, except while attending school in Lisbon.
El Evangelio Segun Jesucristo
This last criticism is more a matter of personal taste, but given how big a role it played in my reading of the book, I have to mention it: LuciferGodJesusJosephMary. Jesus on the boat with God and Pastor and c. El argumento es agradable e interesante. Just a few pages in, Saramago’s narrator claims that Jesus is mistaken to forgive the repentant thief while condemning the other thief on the cross. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.
But I found it too wordy which is odd coming from meand I think there was a lost focus on actually setting the book up and carrying it through it a more narrative and stylistic way. Things improve a bit when Jesus decides to make an appearance at some point, but his life, as we all know, is short-lived and thus we are le “Blessed is the reader who manages to reach the end of this book” Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Didn’t even the Catholic Church back off of that? Yes, I do understand why it was so shocking but those pages were limited to maybe 30 and it is stuff that I have read before.