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By Jabez L. Van Cleef

ISBN-10: 1438225946

ISBN-13: 9781438225944

conventional cultures in lots of components of the realm have displayed a profound appreciation of the necessity for people to appreciate one another, leaving apart non secular partisanship in a look for universal knowing of the worldly, the transcendent, and the divine. Poetry and song could construct such lasting bridges and supply disparate cultures with varieties for public celebration.

To advertise a more robust normal feel of neighborhood, and inspire making a song the gospel, THE tune OF MARK retells the tale as a poem prepared in rhymed couplets with 4 beats consistent with line, a ballad shape often called lengthy meter. It keeps the that means of traditional types of the tale of Jesus, whereas delivering appropriate texts for musical settings of the total gospel or any passage of specific curiosity.

Jabez L. Van Cleef takes foundational texts from many oral traditions and religions and creates a typical poetic layout to maintain and disseminate the values of those cultures. See extra at

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