Editor: McDonald, Barry
Publisher: World Wisdom
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: New
Description: The concept of being created in the image of God is at once exhilarating, complex, and open to abuse. The essays included in this volume all address the concept in different ways and from different points of departure, but all help to make the concept more clear and more easily applied to an individual’s spiritual quest.
The title of the book is taken from one of its essays by the Swedish writer, Kurt Almqvist, who was using a phrase from The New Testament (John 15:1-2), which reads: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman (gardener). Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth (prunes) it, that it may bring forth more fruit.”