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Published: 21 April 2011

328 Pages | 6 b&w halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199755080

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Ravished by Beauty

The Surprising Legacy of Reformed Spirituality

Belden C. Lane

  • Offers a new way of looking at the Reformed tradition, revealing a Calvin who enjoyed wine and used poetic metaphor in celebrating nature's capacity to glorify God
  • Weaves together interrelated themes of desire, beauty, ecological sensitivity, and sexuality
  • Combines a personal, autobiographical perspective with academic research