TITLE

A change in perception

AUTHOR(S)
Marty, Peter W.
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;4/3/96, Vol. 113 Issue 11, p369
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the biblical account of Thomas the Twin's unbelief upon seeing the risen Christ. Contention that Thomas is an empiricist and not a doubter; Mistaken perception as the main cause of Thomas' sight problem; Blind people as the most common candidates for Jesus' healing in the synoptic narratives; People's reluctance to trust in the Lord whom they cannot see.
ACCESSION #
9604090364

 

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