From Literal to Literary | The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors, Updated (Adams)


From Literal to Literary: The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors is the quintessential tool for faith formation, sermon preparation and Bible study. Easy to understand illustrations will help you to dig deeper than ever into the meaning of the words behind the characters and the stories that you find in the Bible. James Rowe Adams provides indexes and cross references that makeFrom Literal to Literary, a must for every progressive church library.


James Rowe Adams, deceased, was founder and president of The Center for Progressive Christianity. He was an Episcopal priest for 48 years, serving as rector of St.Mark's Church on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., until his retirement.

Paperback: 392 pages (7 x 10 in.)