The Winging Word


      The Winging Word
153 fish are recorded in the twenty first chapter of John s gospel as being caught in a net on the third occasion Jesus appeared to his disciples after the resurrection.What is the mathematical significance of 153 to the concept of resurrection This is a book about numerical literary technique as its use as a mathematical design principle in ancient literature, including the Bible. Download The Winging Word author Anne Hamilton – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Librarian Note There isthan one author in the GoodReads database with this name See this thread forinformationFor twenty years, I was the coordinator of an annual camp for children based around The Chronicles of Narnia That experience shaped a lot of my thinking about how readers enjoy fantasy Like CS Lewis, my fantasy story Many Coloured Realmbegan with a picture in my mind s eye a boy without arms floating in a field of stars and faced with an impossible choice.My non fiction series beginning with God s Poetrycan be traced back to the observation that Lewis comes from the Welsh word for lion The discovery of name covenants led to the discovery of threshold covenants, as well as many other long forgotten aspects of our Judeo Christian heritage I love exploring words, mathematics and names All of these combine in my books, whether they are fiction or non fiction, or whether they re for adults or children, whether they re academic in tone or primarily devotional I hope my readers always come away from my books with a renewed delight for the world around us and a child like wonder for its awesome aspects.

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      The Winging Word
 Author Anne   Hamilton – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
  • Paperback
  • 59 pages
  • The Winging Word
  • Anne Hamilton
  • 08 August 2017

10 thoughts on “ The Winging Word

  1. says:

    From our CALEB reviewers Anne Hamilton is not always an easy author to read, but is always interesting if one accepts the challenge to open one s mind to her persuasive arguments This little book, like The Singing Silence What the Design of the Universe Tells Us about God with its exp...

  2. says:

    Another beautifully presented little book from an author who combines her expertise as a mathematician with profound theological insights.

  3. says:

    It was just after Easter in 2007 when my minister said to me on the way out of church, That number in today s gospel reading must be significant I ve never really thought about it, I said, but I don t think anything is there by accident There are no coincidences in God s kingdom When I went home, I looked on the internet and came across a lot of interesting explanations for what is clearly a number so important to John that he thought it necessary to record it there were 153 fish caught It was just after Easter in 2007 when my minister said to me on the way out of church, That number in today s gospel reading must be significant I ve never really thought about it, I said, but I don t think anything is there by accident There are no coincidences in God s kingdom When I went home, I looked on the internet and came across a lot of interesting explanations for what is clearly a number so important to John that he thought it necessary to record it there were 153 fish caught in the net on the day that the disciples saw Jesus for the third time after the Resurrection Now some of the interpretations were creative and some were esoteric and some were far too numerological for my tastes None of them, however, had that certain ring of truth about them that convinced me it was the answer.It s doubtful that, several years later, I have the whole of the answer either Bu...

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