Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 December 1996

400 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195104004

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Upholding Mystery

An Anthology of Contemporary Christian Poetry

Edited by David Impastato

  • OUP has had striking success in Xstn poetry: Chapters Into Verse has sold nearly 8,000 copies of each volume in cloth
  • Features the best Christian poetry being written in English today
  • Surprises--includes work by Annie Dillard, Richard Wilbur, Denise Levertov, Wendell Berry, and others
  • Thematically arranged; suitable for meditation or as a foundation for devotionals, etc., but not just for the "faith community"
  • Serves both as an anthology and as an overview of contemporary Christianity revealed through poetry

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