Journey to the Celestial City: Glimpses of Heaven from Great Literary Classics

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Wayne Martindale
Moody Press, 1995 - Religion - 144 pages
Through the centuries, classic authors have written of heaven. In this book, Martindale and seven other essayists comment on nine classic works. They bring to life the beauty and glory of the heavenly city and the agony and ecstasy of the battles waged to get there. From autobiography to epic poem, novel to fantasy, the works discussed here bring to earth the magnificent and cosmic themes of the Christian life.

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Contents

Contributors
7
The City of God 426
29
The Divine Comedy 1321
45
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About the author (1995)

Martindale is Professor of English at Wheaton College, IL, where he regularly teaches classes on C.S. Lewis.

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