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Manga Jesus Volume Two

By Siku

  • Paperback
  • £8.99

From the creator of THE MANGA BIBLE - the complete life of Christ as you have never seen it before

This is the second volume in a series of three retelling the story of Jesus Christ in amazing Manga comic strip form.

Siku's MANGA BIBLE was acclaimed for its edgy, provocative yet faithful interpretation of the Bible which opened up this classic text to a new generation of readers. Now he has turned his attention back to the full life story of Jesus, and retells it in an epic 300-page, three-volume manga opus, repitching Christ as the hardened political rebel of his day.He spoke and ate with the outcasts, and those from different tribes. He healed the sick, forming new flesh and bone from thin air.
He preached a new message of liberation, and shamed the rulers of the day. Surely, his days were numbered ...
This is the life story of the most incredible man who ever lived. A man who lived two thousand years ago, but shaped the world we live in today. A man who could change lives.

Biographical Notes

Siku is an illustrator, conceptualist and art director with over a decade's experience in the frontline of the British comics industry. He is best known for his work on Judge Dredd and the successful sci-fi/fantasy weekly comic, 2000AD. His interests include music, basketball, Christian theology and (casual) quantum physics!

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  • ISBN: 9780340964064
  • Publication date: 16 Apr 2009
  • Page count: 128
  • Imprint: Hodder & Stoughton
It will convey the shock and freshness of the Bible in a unique way. — Dr Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury on THE MANGA BIBLE
Brilliant and clever...this will clash with some people, but it's something many people will identify with too. The idea of Christ as a sort of superhero figure isn't new. Think back to Jesus Christ Superstar. What is important is that the message of the Bible is maintained. — The Church of England, on THE MANGA BIBLE
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