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Hearing the Gospel Through Charles Dickenss a Christmas Carol Cheryl Anne Kincaid

Hearing the Gospel Through Charles Dickenss a Christmas Carol

Cheryl Anne Kincaid

Published January 1st 2013
ISBN : 9781443841993
Paperback
163 pages
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 About the Book 

Most people dont realize Charles Dickens has a biblical foundation. Each of the spirits that appear in A Christmas Carol directly correlates with an Advent lesson that is found in the Church of Englands Book of Common Prayer. Perhaps that is whatMoreMost people dont realize Charles Dickens has a biblical foundation. Each of the spirits that appear in A Christmas Carol directly correlates with an Advent lesson that is found in the Church of Englands Book of Common Prayer. Perhaps that is what attracts Christians to the story of A Christmas Carol. Every Advent Christians revisit this old Victorian moral story with its images of snow covered English cobblestone streets, the sentimentally portrayed ragged poor, and its familiar story line doesnt seem to grow tiresome through the years. We revisit this story because it echoes with the ancient lessons of Advent.