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Cotton patch gospels

Clarence Jordan

Cotton patch gospels

the complete collection

by Clarence Jordan

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Published by Smyth & Helwys Pub. in Macon, Ga .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Paraphrases,
  • Bible

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Clarence Jordan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2400 .J67 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25162527M
    ISBN 109781573126168
    LC Control Number2011050241


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The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century United States South. Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scripture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham.

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Rights and availability This title can be licensed and sold throughout the World. The Christmas Story from the Gospels of Luke and Matthew. by Clarence Jordan, of Koinonia Ministries. The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century United States South.

The Cotton Patch Evidence: The Story of Clarence Jordan and the Koinonia Farm Experiment () by Dallas Lee, © Koinonia Partners Cotton Patch for the Kingdom: Clarence Jordan's Demonstration Plot at Koinonia Farm by Ann Louise Coble, ©, Herald Press. Clarence Jordan: Turning Dreams into Deeds.

Written by accomplished scholars for all students of Scripture, the primary goal of the Smyth & Helwys Bible Commentary series is to make available serious, credible biblical scholarship in an accessible and less intimidating format. The Cotton Patch Version of Matthew and John book.

Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Studying Matthew and John from the BIBLE/5. Cotton Patch Gospel: Matthew and John (Clarence Jordan's Cotton Patch Gospel Book 1) - Kindle edition by Jordan, Clarence.

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Clarence Jordan (J – Octo ), a farmer and New Testament Greek scholar, was the founder of Koinonia Farm, a small but influential religious community in southwest Georgia and the author of Cotton patch gospels book Cotton Patch paraphrase of the New Testament.

He was also instrumental in the founding of Habitat for nephew, Hamilton Jordan, served as White House Chief of Staff. Dear Patrons, We can’t thank you enough for your patience as we worked to determine how to proceed with our production of Cotton Patch Gospel.

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"Cotton Patch" Gospel is a colloquial translation of most of the New Testament by Southern Baptist minister Clarence Jordan. (Jordan also founded the Christian community Koinonia Farm, in Sumter County, near Americus.)Between and Jordan published four Cotton Patch volumes: The Cotton Patch Version of Paul's Epistles, The Cotton Patch Version of Luke and Acts:.

Book Description. The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century South.

Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scripture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington, D.C.

Directed by Michael Meece, Russell Treyz. With Tom Key, Scott Ainslie, Pete Corum, Jim Lauderdale. A filmed stage-play recounting the story of Jesus as set in modern day Georgia with music and reverent humor added.

Essentially a one man show with a cast of four musicians fleshing out many of the Biblical characters. The music and lyrics were completed by folk singer Harry Chapin shortly before. The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language of the midth century South.

Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scipture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington, Jordan once wrote, "While there have. The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language of the midth century South.

Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scipture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington, : Clarence Jordan.

The Cotton Patch Gospel by Koinonia Farm founder Clarence Jordan, recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century South. Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic paraphrases of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scripture closer to home: Gainsville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington, D.C.3/5(1).

The Cotton Patch Gospels and New Testament Letters were written by Clarence Jordan, a New Testament Ph.D. and farmer who, in the s, launched a daring interracial community in rural Georgia. As a preacher, Jordan’s distinctive way of mapping parallels to contemporary culture predated efforts like The Message, adding a southern flair.

(From the "Cotton Patch Gospel" book) Clarence Jordan. Clarence Jordan (Author of The Cotton Patch Version of Matthew and John) is famed for having founded Koinonia Farm in Americus, Georgia, a pioneering interracial farming community in the heart of the Deep South.

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More than a translation, The Cotton Patch Gospel continues to make clear the startling relevance of Scripture for today.

Now for the first time collected in a single, hardcover volume, this edition comes complete with a new Introduction by President Jimmy Carter, a Foreword by Will D. Campbell and an Afterword by Tony Campolo/5.

The Cotton Patch Gospel, by Koinonia Farm founder Clarence Jordan, recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century South.

Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scripture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington 4/5(2).

Starting inand then publishing in installments through Jordan’s death inThe Cotton Patch Gospels are a modernization of portions from the synoptic cannon, the book of John, the book of Acts, and the epistles. Jordan’s heterodox “translation” places events like the Nativity during the “fifteenth year of Tiberius as.

Cotton Patch Gospel premiered at the Lamb's Theater in New York City on Octo Written by Tom Key and Russell Treyz, and with music and lyrics by Harry Chapin, Cotton Patch Gospel adapted Clarence Jordan's "Cotton Patch" versions of the gospels.

Author of Clarence Jordan's Cotton Patch Gospel, The cotton patch version of Hebrews and the general Epistles, Cotton Patch Version of Luke and Acts, The Cotton Patch Version of Matthew and John, The cotton patch version of Paul's Epistles, Practical religion, Sermon on the Mount (Koinonia Publication), The substance of faith, and other cotton patch sermons.

Jordan's Cotton Patch version of the Gospels offers a chance to see Jesus' teachings at work in our current world. His ability to move the social setting from israel to Georgia, from first century Palestine to the U.S.

now makes it all so much clearer. The Cotton Patch Gospel, by Koinonia Farm founder Clarence Jordan, recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century South.

Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scripture closer to home.

Luke –37 according to Clarence Jordan’s Cotton Patch Version of Luke and Acts (Clinton: New Win Publishing, ), 46– More than a translation, The Cotton Patch Gospel continues to make clear the startling relevance of Scripture for today. Now for the first time collected in a single, hardcover volume, this edition comes complete with a new Introduction by President Jimmy Carter, a Foreword by Will D.

Campbell and an Afterword by Tony Campolo. The Cotton Patch Gospel. The Cotton Patch Gospel, by Koinonia Farm founder Clarence Jordan, recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of the New Testament into the language and culture of the mid-twentieth-century out of the civil rights struggle, these now-classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scripture closer to home:.

Book by Tom Key and Russell Treyz. Music and lyrics by Harry Chapin. Product Code: C Back to Production Details. Cotton Patch Gospel Available Rental Packages. Rental packages may be ordered once a performance application for this title has been submitted and approved.

Package Name. Price. Apr 5, - More than a translation, The Cotton Patch Gospel continues to make clear the startling relevance of Scripture for today. Now for the first time collected in a single, hardcover volume, this edition comes complete with a new Introduction by President Jimmy Carter, a Foreword by Will D.

Campbell and an Afterword by Tony Campolo pins. The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language of the midth century South. Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scipture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington, D.C.

During the s, Jordan focused on Cotton Patch Gospel.T  o make Jesus’ teachings more relevant, Jordan rewrote New Testament books in the vernacular of the Deep South "We change the setting from first-century Palestine to twentieth-century America." He translated "Jew and Gentile" as "white man and Negro" and the "crucifixion" as "lynching.".

The Cotton Patch Gospel, by Koinonia Farm founder Clarence Jordan, recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language and culture of the midth century South.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get cotton patch gospel hebrews and the general epistles book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Clarence Jordan S Cotton Patch. [Books about Clarence Jordan as well as collections of his sermons and lectures are available from Koinonia.

The great Harry Chapin wrote a musical based on Jordan’s Cotton Patch Translation of the Gospels of Matthew and John. It’s called “Cotton Patch Gospel” and is available on DVD.

I have used this DVD with kids, youth groups, adult. The Cotton Patch Gospel recasts the stories of Jesus and the letters of Paul and Peter into the language of the midth century South. Born out of the Civil Rights struggle, these now classic translations of much of the New Testament bring the far-away places of Scipture closer to home: Gainesville, Selma, Birmingham, Atlanta, Washington, Jordan once wrote, "While there have Price Range: $ - $This demonstrates that the rich man was aware of Lazarus in this life, but, even though the tables are now turned, he has yet to see Lazarus as an equal.

His request that Abraham "send Lazarus" indicates that he still sees Lazarus as a lesser person, someone fit to run errands.

Clarence Jordan in the Cotton-Patch Gospels puts it this way. ''COTTON Patch Gospel,'' a new musical with songs by the late Harry Chapin, is a down-home retelling of the New Testament, a kind of cracker-barrel turnabout of Alec McCowen's ''St. Mark's Gospel.