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The Gospel according to the Simpsons [the spiritual life of the world's most animated family]

Pinsky, Mark I., 1947-

[California] : Hovel Audio, Inc., 2005.

6 sound discs (7 hrs., 53 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

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How did one of the most popular television shows in history go from being attacked by many religious leaders to being called one of the most theologically relevant programs in primetime? In The Gospel According to the Simpsons, Mark I. Pinsky explores the individual characters, interviews several of the show's writers and producers, and concludes with a discussion of whether the show is subversive or supportive of faith.

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ISBN:

978-1-59644-208-5

ISBN:

978-1-59644-208-5

Dewey Class No:

791.45/72 22

Author:

Pinsky, Mark I., 1947-

Title:

The Gospel according to the Simpsons [sound recording] : [the spiritual life of the world's most animated family] / Mark I. Pinsky.

Publisher:

[California] : Hovel Audio, Inc., 2005.

Physical:

6 sound discs (7 hrs., 53 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Subtitle from packaging.

ParticipantNote:

Read by Lloyd James.

Summary:

How did one of the most popular television shows in history go from being attacked by many religious leaders to being called one of the most theologically relevant programs in primetime? In The Gospel According to the Simpsons, Mark I. Pinsky explores the individual characters, interviews several of the show's writers and producers, and concludes with a discussion of whether the show is subversive or supportive of faith.

Subject:

Simpsons (Television program)

Subject:

Television broadcasting--Religious aspects.

Subject:

Audiobooks.

AE:PersName:

James, Lloyd.

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