Vainglory

by Ronald Firbank

Publisher: Brentano"s in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 249 Downloads: 513
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Edition Notes

Statementby Ronald Firbank.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.F514 Va6, PR6011.I7 Va6
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6681911M
LC Control Number25019902
OCLC/WorldCa787128

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Her blend of prose is both in touch with the common temptations of our times and aware of the historical theology relevant to the discussion. She quotes Augustine, Aquinas, and the Desert Fathers heavily while still building on their ideas/5.

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From Joan of Arc and the 15th century wars with the English through to Catherine de Medici and the slaughter of the Huguenots, Vainglory tells the story of a power-hungry family who will let nothing and no one get in their way.

Cleverly plotted and beautifully written, it is a historical novel of rare class. If vainglory is about stealing glory from God, it is unintelligible outside the house of faith. This may explain why Rebecca DeYoung's book flows against the current of attempts to reclaim narcissism and pride.

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Bring no more offerings of vanity (emptiness, falsity, vainglory, and futility); [your hollow offering of] incense is an abomination to Me; the New Moons and Sabbaths, the calling of assemblies, I cannot endure -- "[it is] iniquity and profanation, even the solemn meeting.

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