Last edited by Mekinos
Sunday, July 26, 2020 | History

3 edition of Christ"s Agony and Ecstasy found in the catalog.

Christ"s Agony and Ecstasy

Charles R. Swindoll

Christ"s Agony and Ecstasy

by Charles R. Swindoll

  • 110 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by W Pub Group .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8263292M
ISBN 100849982057
ISBN 109780849982057

  The Agony and the Ecstasy has made me appreciate just what it took to produce such art, and as a result I expect my admiration of it will be far greater. This is a wonderful book, and I do recommend it. I am an Amazon Associate. I purchased this book. The Agony and the Ecstasy: Character Profiles Monna Alessandra Michaelangelo’s paternal grandmother Monna Alessandra is the only one in the family who supports his desires.

The Agony & The Ecstasy. 10, likes 3 talking about this. The Agony & The Ecstasy: the rise of rave culture in s Britain. Starts Friday 11th August on Sky Arts/5(52). Ecstasy Agony and ecstasy. Ecstasy may be good for those who can’t get over something truly horrible. Christmas Specials Dec 18th edition. Dec 18th Craig Ward “I'VE been shot in .

  The Agony and the Ecstasy of Taking Author Photos Okay, Mostly Just the Agony. By Tom Rachman. The writer on the book jacket and the writer in store often differ by more than a decade. We chortled about vain authors. Didn’t they realize they’d be .   A biographical fiction, The Agony and The Ecstasy breathtakingly captures the genius’ life in a logical yet intimate way. Seeing through Michelangelo’s own eyes, Stone explores his reasoning behind each significant project and twirls the reader through a myriad of relationships, showing not only the artist, but also the son, the friend, and lover.


Share this book
You might also like
Thoroughbreds

Thoroughbreds

Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (Book No. 2011)

Proceedings of the Twenty-Third Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (Book No. 2011)

New directions in the investment and control of pension funds

New directions in the investment and control of pension funds

Every man entertained: or, select histories: giving an account of persons who have been most eminently distinguishd by their virtues or vices, ...

Every man entertained: or, select histories: giving an account of persons who have been most eminently distinguishd by their virtues or vices, ...

Marketing in Austria

Marketing in Austria

Mater et magistra

Mater et magistra

The Imperial Privy Council in the seventeenth century.

The Imperial Privy Council in the seventeenth century.

invitation to health

invitation to health

Land use in Panama, as shown by 1960 census

Land use in Panama, as shown by 1960 census

new quest.

new quest.

Toronto pomes

Toronto pomes

Translation and exposition of the Epistle of Jude

Translation and exposition of the Epistle of Jude

Fairies & fantasy

Fairies & fantasy

Christ"s Agony and Ecstasy by Charles R. Swindoll Download PDF EPUB FB2

Christ's Agony and Ecstasy [Swindoll, Charles R.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Christ's Agony and EcstasyAuthor: Charles R. Swindoll.

The Agony and the Ecstasy is a biographical novel of Michelangelo Buonarroti written by American author Irving lived in Italy for years visiting many of the locations in Rome and Florence, worked in marble quarries, and apprenticed himself to a marble sculptor.

A primary source for the novel is Michelangelo's correspondence, all letters of which Stone had Author: Irving Stone. The Agony and the Ecstasy is a novel-like biography of Michelangelo intertwined with historical accounts and facts about his life.

It is written in such a way you won't want to put the book down. I felt like I lived inside Michelangelo's head; like I really got to know his person, simultaneously studying art and design history/5(). Irving Stone's The Agony and the Ecstasy was a magnificent literary biographical novel of the renowned and beloved artist Michelangelo.

It beautifully details the complexity, not only of the man, but a lifetime of his works, including the many and famous sculptures from Carrara marble, paintings, frescos and architecture, not only in Florence /5(K).

The Paperback of the The Agony and the Ecstasy: A Biographical Novel of Michelangelo by Irving Stone at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(55). The Agony and the Ecstasy is a biographical novel of Michelangelo Buonarroti written by American author Irving lived in Italy for years visiting many of the locations in Rome and Florence, worked in marble quarries, and apprenticed himself to a marble sculptor.

A primary source for the novel is Michelangelo's correspondence, all letters of which Stone had. The Agony and the Ecstasy. 14K likes. The Agony and the Ecstasy is a biographical novel of Michelangelo Buonarroti written by American author Irving. Find Christ's Agony and Ecstasy by Swindoll, Charles R at Biblio.

Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. The Agony and the Ecstasy: Book 2. Book 2. Summary of Book Two: The Sculpture Garden Book Two details the year of beginning apprenticeship in the sculpture school of Lorenzo de’ Medici with the last master of sculpture in Italy, Bertoldo di Giovanni.

47 quotes from The Agony and the Ecstasy: ‘Talent is cheap; dedication is expensive. It will cost you your life.’ Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. The Agony and the Ecstasy by Irving St ratings, Cited by: “The Agony and the Ecstasy” is a sweeping biographical novel of Renaissance Florentine artist Michelangelo, and an overview of the turbulent times in which he lived.

The novel presents the story of the rivalry of Italian city-states, the political infighting in and around the Catholic Church, and the struggle surrounding religious reform as.

The Agony and the Ecstasy: A Biographical Novel of Michelangelo Paperback – Sept. 7 by Irving Stone (Author) out of 5 stars ratings. See all 48 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(). Buy The Agony And The Ecstasy Re-issue by Stone, Irving (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY A masterpiece in its own right, this novel offers a compelling portrait of Michelangelo's dangerous, impassioned loves, and the God-driven fury from which he wrested the greatest art the world has ever known.

Directed by Carol Reed. With Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison, Diane Cilento, Harry Andrews. The biographical story of Michelangelo's troubles while painting the Sistine Chapel at the urging of Pope Julius II/10(K). Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Franklin edition copy of The Agony and the Ecstasy by Irving Stone.

Signed by author on publishers tipped in page. Book includes notes from the editor and tissue guard. Some spotting to the page ends, otherwise book is in excellent condition. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory #   Ever glorious and blessed Mary, Queen of Virgins, Mother of Mercy, hope and comfort of dejected and desolate souls, through that sword of sorrow which pierced thy tender heart whilst thine only Son, Christ Jesus, our Lord, suffered death and ignominy on the cross; through that filial tenderness and pure love He had for thee, grieving in thy grief, whilst from.

Irving Stone's powerful and passionate biographical novel of Michelangelo. His time- the turbulent Renaissance, the years of poisoning princes, warring popes, the all-powerful Medici family, the fanatic monk Savonarola.

His loves- the frail and lovely daughter of Lorenzo de Medici; the ardent mistress of Marco Aldovrandi; and his last love - his greatest love - the beautiful, unhappy 5/5(1). In his autobiography "In the Arena" Charlton Heston denied that Michelangelo Buonarotti was a homosexual.

He also refused permission to use scenes from "The Agony and the Ecstasy" in the documentary "The Celluloid Closet" because he told the filmmakers he had done a lot of research for his role and could assure them that Michelangelo was not gay. The Agony of the Ecstasy won the Olivieri Prize, for photography in motion with literary foundations, and it's power is a foreboding warning to all of mankind, that if you don't straighten up as a civilization, then, not a loving Mother, but a uncivilized and powerful Father Figure, proxy to Nature, will come and make The Balance of all of.

The Agony and the Ecstasy by Irving Stone I would be remiss if I didn't mention a point that is brought up by critics of this book, that it overlooks Michelangelo's sexuality.

There are numerous extant love poems and letters written by Michelangelo to other men. While I feel this is alluded to in the novel, it's kept completely tucked.

There is a drama to inspiration. To adopt the words of the famous Irving Stone novel about Michelangelo which stand at top of this article, Scripture seems to be a matter both of human agony and divinely inspired ecstasy that compels our awe and wonder, remaining beyond the grasp of our full comprehension.I had to read the book again to try to write this, and of course, watch the movie 3 times.

He was such an interesting personality. He breathed to create; but he loved sculpting more; and when required by the Pope to paint the Cistene, well, he was, in a .