The silver Chalice: a novel

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Doubleday, 1952 - Juvenile Fiction - 533 pages
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"This novel [is] based on legends of the years following Christ's crucifixion. [It] describes the life of Basil, the artisan who fashioned the silver chalice, a frame meant to hold the ... cup from which Christ drank at the Last Supper"--Fiction catalog.

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User Review  - dbsovereign - LibraryThing

Follows the trail of the cup Jesus drank out of and how it touched people's lives. A good book to give kids who don't want to read the New Testement. Read full review

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User Review  - janerawoof - LibraryThing

Basil, the son of a poor seller of pens and ink is adopted by a rich merchant in Antioch. The young man is a gifted sculptor and silversmith. Upon the merchant's death, his evil uncle steals his ... Read full review


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