The Holy War: The Holy War Made by Shaddi Upon Diabolus for the Regaining of the Metropolis of the World Or the Losing and Taking Again of the Town of Mansoul
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 7 трав. 2015 р. - 172 стор.
The Holy War Made by King Shaddai Upon Diabolus, to Regain the Metropolis of the World, Or, The Losing and Taking Again of the Town of Mansoul is a 1682 novel by John Bunyan.This novel, written in the form of an allegory, tells the story of the town "Mansoul" (Man's soul).Though this town is perfect and bears the image of Shaddai (Almighty), it is deceived to rebel and throw off his gracious rule, replacing it instead with the rule of Diabolus.Though Mansoul has rejected the Kingship of Shaddai, he sends his son Emmanuel to reclaim it.
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LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - lachlanp - LibraryThing
A vivid allegory for the Christian life, from the Fall of Man through to being conquered for Christ, the backsliding and lukewarmness, and the repentance and holy zeal. I especially liked how Bunyan ... Читати огляд повністю
LibraryThing ReviewРецензія користувача - DanielSTJ - LibraryThing
This was an interesting piece of work, no doubt, but I don't feel that the novel has held up well against the toils of time. The writing was a bit dense and archaic and the plotline, atlhough based on ... Читати огляд повністю