Love is strong as death messages from the lives of Bible characters by Henry Lindemann

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Published by Zondervan Publishing House in Grand Rapids, Mich .

Written in English

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  • Bible -- Biography.

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Other titlesBible characters.
Statementby H. Lindemann.
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LC ClassificationsBS571 .L5
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6336885M
LC Control Number36010847
OCLC/WorldCa3822815

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Set me as a seal upon your heart. For love is as strong as death. Shir Hashirim [Song of Songs] In "Questions to Emmanuel Levinas," Luce Irigaray criticizes Emmanuel Levinas's conception of love by claiming that for Levinas, "to caress consists not in approaching the other in its most vital dimension, the touch, but in the reduction of that.

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