The Silver Chalice

The Silver Chalice

Book - 2006
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First published in 1953, this classic recounts the story of Basil, a young silversmith, who is commissioned by the apostle Luke to fashion a holder for the cup Jesus will ultimately use at the Last Supper.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Loyola Press, c2006.
ISBN: 9780829423501
Branch Call Number: FIC COSTAIN
Characteristics: xi, 823 p. ; 18 cm.
Additional Contributors: Noonan, Peggy 1950-


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x1y2z3a Aug 10, 2013

Excellent book. I couldn't put it down.

Apr 26, 2012

Whether you're looking for fiction or non-fiction, Thomas B. Costain is the go-to guy for historical literature, especially pertaining to early British history and the Plantagenets. Silver Chalice, however is a fictional work about the grail of Christianity and is one of Costain's more widely read books.


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FavouriteFiction Oct 14, 2009

Apostles Luke and Paul free a young man to create a silver chalice with the likeness of Christ. As he performs this task he is given an inside view into the lives of the disciples as they struggle to create Jesus' church.


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