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Baseball as a road to God : seeing beyond the game /

John Sexton with Thomas Oliphant and Peter J. Schwartz ; [foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin].

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Main Author: Sexton, John.
Other Names: Oliphant, Thomas. | Schwartz, Peter J.
Published: New York : Gotham Books, c2013.
Topics: Baseball - Religious aspects - Christianity.
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245 10|aBaseball as a road to God :|bseeing beyond the game /|cJohn Sexton with Thomas Oliphant and Peter J. Schwartz ; [foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin].
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504 |aIncludes filmography (p. 226), bibliographical references (p. [223]-226) and index.
505 0 |aThe Knothole gang -- First inning : sacred space and sacred time -- Second inning : faith -- Third inning : doubt -- Fourth inning : conversion -- Fifth inning : miracles -- Sixth inning : blessings and curses -- Seventh inning : saints and sinners -- Seventh-inning stretch -- Eighth inning : community -- Ninth inning : nostalgia (and the myth of the eternal return) -- The clubhouse.
520 |aApplying to the secular activity of baseball a form of inquiry usually reserved for the study of religion, Sexton explores common ground between the game and what we all recognize as religion: sacred places and time, faith and doubt, blessings and curses, and more.
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