Blood And Silk: The Hidden Love Story Of Mary Magdalene And Jesus Of Nazareth

October 27, 2010|
Blood And Silk: The Hidden Love Story Of Mary Magdalene And Jesus Of Nazareth by Carol McKay
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FASCINATING NOVEL EXPLORES JESUS AND MARY'S CONTROVERSIAL BOND THROUGH THE LENSES OF CULTURAL, SOCIAL, POLITICAL AND HISTORICAL CONTEXTS.

Mary Magdalene and Jesus of Nazareth's mysterious, legendary connection can only be realized by revisiting their story through its Greco-Roman, Mediterranean cultural context. Early theologians censored details about theater, literature, dress, cuisine, wedding rituals, glass manufacturing, silk trade, politics and architecture of Mary Magdalene's time when they did not fit dogma and doctrine. Cultural Historian Carol Aldenhoven McKay retrieves these lost frameworks as the story line follows McKay's meticulous reconstruction of a formerly forgotten way of life. Blood and Silk: The Hidden Love Story of Mary Magdalene and Jesus of Nazareth is a novel fifteen years in the making....
Carol Aldenhoven McKay, Cultural Historian and Artist, received her Master of Fine Arts Degree in painting from Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas, in 1993. Carol McKay conceived and managed numerous National Endowment of Arts and National Endowment of Humanities funded public programs. Her focus is the relationship of cult...
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Title:Blood And Silk: The Hidden Love Story Of Mary Magdalene And Jesus Of NazarethFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:378 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.84 inShipping dimensions:378 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.84 inPublished:October 27, 2010Publisher:FriesenPressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1770671994

ISBN - 13:9781770671997

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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