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The faithful narrative of a pastor"s disappearance

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux , New York
African American clergy -- Fiction., Missing persons -- Fiction., Massachusetts -- Fic

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StatementBenjamin Anastas
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3551.N257 F3 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination277 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6787925M
ISBN 100374152144
LC Control Number00045609

The book, in some ways, is about the disappearance of Thomas, the bewildered, melancholy, amorous pastor of the church. On a deeper level, the book is about the people who are left behind, most of all, Bethany, his illicit love.

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[Benjamin Anastas] -- "Reverend Thomas Mosher, the young black pastor of the Pilgrims' Congregational Church in W____, Massachusetts, has vanished without a trace. Does the rumored affair between Thomas and Bethany. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor's Disappearance: A Novel at Read and draws the reader into the lives of the congregation and makes the reader involved.

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The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor's Disappearance by Benjamin Anastas About the Book In the small, mainly white well-to-do Boston suburb of W_____ during the mids, the young, charismatic black. On the jacket of Anastas's second book, The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor's Disappearance: A Novel, Daniel Handler called it "hands down, the best novel of the year".

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The founding member of the Monday Reflection Group noticed first, arriving at the church to find the pastor's driveway empty and the curtains in the parsonage still drawn, but she knew nothing of his sudden and astonishing disappearance, not yet, only that the Reverend Thomas Mosher, well-liked minister of the Pilgrims' Congregational Church ("An Historic Church with a Modern Message" they.

The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor's Disappearance, the title of which deftly and deliberately nods to a famous Jonathan Edwards sermon ofis a perceptive, compelling, and often laugh-out-loud novel of the many paradoxes of today's New England: new cultural values and old religious traditions, liberalism and provincialism, acceptance and.

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Benjamin Anastas is the author of The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance. His writing has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The Paris Review, Men’s Vogue, and GQ. About Benjamin Anastas.

Benjamin Anastas is the author of The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance. His writing has appeared in The New York Times. Benjamin Anastas is the author of the novels "An Underachiever’s Diary," recently re-released in paperback by the Dial Press, and "The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance" (FSG), which was a New York Times notable book.

His memoir "Too. The major source of inspiration for Benjamin Anastas' second novel, "The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor's Disappearance," was a firebrand Puritan minister of the 18th Century — Jonathan Edwards. In the end, we love and forgive others because the Lord Jesus has first loved and forgiven us (Eph.

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Biography. Anastas is the author of the novels An Underachiever’s Diary (Dial Press) and The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance (FSG).His memoir Too Good to Be True (Little A) was a national essays, reviews, and other work have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, The New Republic, The Paris Review, Bookforum, and The Best American Essays anthology.

Benjamin Anastas is the author of the novels An Underachiever’s Diary (Dial Press) and The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance (FSG).His memoir Too Good to Be True (Little A) was a national essays, reviews, short fiction, and other work have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Harper's, The New Republic, The Paris Review, The Yale Review, Bookforum, and The.

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