Le pagine si riferiscono al testo originale francese edito da Plon, Le livre de poche, nel Le traduzioni delle citazioni sono mie. La nozione di ricchezza e quella di potere non possono ancore confondersi", p. A proposito della malattia, bisogna osservare anche quanta importanza abbiano le figure dei medici nel romanzo.
|Genre:||Health and Food|
|Published (Last):||26 May 2018|
|PDF File Size:||6.92 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||19.60 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Shelves: classic , family , religion , prayer , philosophy , hagiography , theology , psychology , fiction , worth-reading-over-and-over Deceptively quiet book which starts off very slowly; though I knew it had to be going somewhere, it is easy to see why some readers miss its depthsI stopped and started it several times myself. And then! The gist of the story is an inexperienced, young priest arrives at his first parish, a little place out in the country and begins to keep a diary.
We also learn he is poor, devout, idealistic and ascetic. None of these traits particularly endear him to his parishioners. He seems to have but Deceptively quiet book which starts off very slowly; though I knew it had to be going somewhere, it is easy to see why some readers miss its depths—I stopped and started it several times myself.
Other times, his self-effacing meekness brought out my motherly instincts and I wanted to help this young clergyman—who so many seemed to despise or take advantage of.
What makes the saga so compelling is the gentle, uncomplaining way the new priest relates his many failures and humiliations. As his audience we see his kindnesses misunderstood and his simple mistakes turned against him.
And yet he is determined to go out and visit all within his parish despite mounting health problems. I can see why some — used to reading a different sort of literature — have discounted this book. It has to be read carefully, slowly and perceptively. Also, some background on the author, George Bernanos , and the French movement, positivism , would be extremely beneficial.
Il diario di un curato di campagna
Diario di un curato di campagna