Who came by night. [print]Material type: TextPublication details: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [(c)1972.Edition: [first editionDescription: 223 pages ; 22 cmContent type:
- PZ4.W463 1972
- PZ4.R745.R744.W463 1972
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|Circulating Book (checkout times vary with patron status)||G. Allen Fleece Library Leisure Reading - Second Floor||Fiction||PR6068.R653.W463 1972 (Browse shelf(Opens below))||Available||31923001571849|
This is a work of fiction about a real person, 'a man of the Pharisees, named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews' who 'came to Jesus by night'. However, it is impossible to write such a book without making assumptions, and some explanation to the reader is therefore due.
'Who came by night' is a novel that dramatizes the depth of the question [If you were a sophisticated Western man living in Judea in the time of Jesus, what would you have made of the events that transpired, which challenged ordinary logic, centering on the character of a real person, this book is the study of a man brought to the breaking point, and of the strain that broke him.