New boy on the strip — the manga Jesus
Posted: 07 Mar 2007 @ 00:00
God is not a stranger to the comic book. Ross Lawhead looks at the latest manifestation, and the history that led up to it
Somewhere on this planet a man is diligently translating the Bible into Klingon. It is, perhaps, an extreme example, but it shows the way that the Bible is reworked, updated, and colloquialised in formats such as The Message, The Tabloid Bible, and The Street Bible.
Last month saw another turn of the wheel with publication of The Manga Bible: NT — Raw, proclaimed by Hodder & Stoughton as “the first ever manga adaptation of the Bible to be ...
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