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Provoking the Gospel of Matthew: A Storyteller's Commentary, Year A
Swanson, Richard†W.

Cleveland: Pilgrim, 2007 pp. 447. $35.00

Description: Provoking the Gospel of Matthew, the third book in the Provoking the Gospel storytelling commentary series, spurs efforts to provoke pastoral leaders and religious educators to look for new and lively readings of Matthew, and challenges them to experiment with interpretive tools such as embodied ensemble exploration. The book is based on the Revised Common Lectionary and contains the authorís provocative translation of the Gospel of Matthew Includes a DVD that demonstrates the storytelling.

Subjects: Bible, New Testament, Synoptic Gospels, Matthew, Literature

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Review by Deborah Thompson Prince
Published 2/23/2008
Citation: Deborah Thompson Prince, review of Richard W. Swanson, Provoking the Gospel of Matthew: A Storyteller's Commentary, Year A, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2008).

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