Two decades after Portuguese novelist and Nobel Laureate José Saramago shocked the religious Cain – José Saramago Libros similares. Si en El evangelio según Jesucristo José Saramago nos dio su visión del Nuevo Testamento, en Caín regresa a los primeros libros de la Biblia.

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Will now look for others by the author. Walking Backwards to Christmas. Published January 4th by Alfaguara first published October 18th At the beginning it was not to the Word, but simply the creation of the world, since, as we read, when god made man forgot to give to him the gift of speech. Il titolo dovrebbe essere di almeno 4 caratteri.

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The Girl on the Train. Actually, cain even God is ineffable, say his disciples. With a man and a woman, and their children.

Heirs of the Magi First Christmas. Having recently read the Bible in full, it all seemed very familiar and at the same time not at all like the source cin.

Every page raises difficult questions These and other stories are skewered by Cain, probably the most hated man in the Old Testament, if not all 66 books in the Bible. Detalles del producto Tapa blanda: Of course at the beginning things were not so easy for them so Eve, every now and then, had to take a walk towards paradise and beg the angels to give her some fruits.

He’s too subtle to just rant on the lord. Altri titoli da considerare. Cain 1 19 Feb 02, Valutazioni e recensioni 0 1 valutazioni con stelle 0 recensioni. Prime Now Entrega en 1 hora En miles de productos. Words of hope, joy and new beginnings.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. The real surprise with this story is that it hasn’t been done before, given the countless unexplored possibilities of such a character.

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God does not come off particularly well in these exchanges, while Cain seems a sort of Prometheus, an advocate of humane behavior on the part of the divine. On the occasions, Cain condemns God’s behavior, in making the innocent suffer along with the guilty. Who could find morality in the Book of Libdo, where God allows Satan to torture one of his beloved creations simply to prove a point, especially since God, being God, would already know the outcome?

After killing his brother Abel, Cain must wander for ever. Ver todas las apps de lectura gratuitas de Kindle. La recensione deve essere di almeno 50 caratteri. While reading it, I dare to admit that, I found myself agreeing time and again with the somewhat heretical views of the author.

Finding God in The Hobbit. And a new breath and freshness sweeps over this reverted genesis. Cain and Saramago would have to enter into the insights of the Prophets and Wisdom portions of the Dr to gain and present a more honest conversation with God and readers. Gana dinero con nosotros. Prime Now Entrega en 1 hora En miles de productos. All in all, this is an interesting take on a very old question, as well as a story that holds the reader’s interest.

Detalles del producto Tapa dura: Cain and Saramago would have to enter into the insights saramato the Prophets and Wisdom portions of the Bible to gain and present a more honest conversation with God and readers. Ver todas las apps de lectura gratuitas de Kindle.


If you are a cynic, or just open minded, you will probably find it at least interesting if not actualy enjoyable.

We don’t just get the bare bones of the stories and characters – we see how Cain feels about his brother, longer conversations with God, we take a trip with Cain through Sodom, to the Tower of Babel, and to a valley where a man and his family are building a really big boat A cynical walk through Genesis with all the pitfalls of taking the Scriptures literally, especially its depictions of God.

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We sample the mind of both man and deity in the novel, and understand who stands on moral high ground, imperfect though that ethics may be. From the beginning, God appears on stage as the antagonist, or if you like, the Antichrist, saramagl Cain, a simple farmer who only wants his sacrifice of crops to be as appreciated as Abel’s sacrifice of livestock. The title identifies the protagonist: Cain is a hero in this story; he runs into God numerous times in his life, and each time, he is reminded how lacking God is in moral judgement.