With over 2 million copies sold, Hinds’ Feet on High Places remains Hannah Hurnard’s best known and most beloved book: a timeless allegory dramatizing the. Chapter 18 Hinds’ Feet. Chapter 19 High Places. Chapter 20 Return to the Valley . Lessons Learned on the Slopes of the High Places. Hannah Hurnard: A Brief. The Paperback of the Hinds Feet On High Places by Hannah Hurnard at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.
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This is a book that brings healing, strength and a different perspective over the valleys of one’s life. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive?
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Kindle version has it apart from story so it’s still not hard to get into, but getting the story alone isn’t a bad idea either. This was not my usual read as it is written in a slightly different style than I’m use to.
No matter where you are on your journey, I suspect you will see yourself in these pages. It is only through the deepening relationship realised by tho I don’t read many allegories but this was such a delight and I can understand why so many people read it multiple times.
Those looking for strength in trials. Favorite Quote from Ch 4. See all 9 questions about Hinds’ Feet on High Places…. Her work in Israel lasted 50 years, although she would later maintain a home in E Hanna Hurnard was a twentieth century Christian author, best known for her allegory Hinds’ Feet on High Places.
Seriously, it’s a must read! I would love to hear from others that have read it concerning your take on its allegorical style! Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Of course, I found myself thinking, it would be easy to have a strong faith if you could hear God speaking audibly and He appeared in person whenever you called Him like He does for Much Afraid. This is a wonderful story that is told in such a way that it reminded me of “The Pilgrim’s Progress”, by John Bunyan.
The undying devotion to a cause, even if the cause is false, and the deconstructionist view of interpretation were to become popular after the book was published.
It is only through the deepening relationship realised by those encounters and her obedience in stepping out in faith that the transformation occurs. Feeh book is encouraging and the writing is fantastic! I read it again many years later as a mommy to 5 year-old and 10 year-old girls during Lent.
I really don’t see the point of this argument and could never picture Christ asking that type of question to provoke a response of “Yes, I would still love you.
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I would blame my extreme distaste for this book on its allegorical nature, When I hear the phrase “Contemporary Christian Fiction,” I snort inwardly, blanch, and avoid eye contact. But if the Shepard was lying to Much-Afraid then that would be a clue that he was not really God and she should be desiring someone else. Hurnard didn’t gloss over difficulties in Much-Afraid’s journey, which made the entire tale more believable, enjoyable and readable.
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To paraphrase Placrs Moore, we will never find our way to our Promised Land unt I didn’t read this book until I was on old lady and I saw my own story written in every detail in every page, finding understanding of hanjah God expected me to travel such hard roads during my life as a slow learner. It was true, just as he had said, it did cause a piercing pain, but it slipped in quickly and then, suddenly, a sweetness she had never felt or imagined before tingled through her.
Just as though they sang a joyous little song to themselves, that it is so happy to love, even though one is not loved in return. Hinds’ Feet was written in and has become a very successful work of Christian fiction, seeing new editions published as recently as July, Or pride stop me from taking the first step?
Special edition also features a new cover design. The text may be a little above the heads of pre-school children and too long for the hyper ones, but for slightly older children who still enjoy bein I have to admit it; I like this children’s version even better than the original Hind’s Feet on High Places.
Th This is not a bla-bla-book although it is a story but the genuine profound experience the author lived all her life and also while she was visiting Switzerland for a days-holiday. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Lists with This Book. While Pilgrim’s Progress focuses on the Christian journey as a whole, this book focuses more on the transformation of self from sinner to saint.
We can all relate to Much Afraid’s journey, and we can all be blessed, encouraged, and challenged through it. The climax is an unexpected twist that comes as Much Afraid despairs of ever reaching the High Places. How many in this community have rad hincs Explore the Home Gift Guide. I already journal, so maybe I will journal with more purpose.
Oct 19, Kay-Leigh rated it it was amazing Shelves: If you struggle with fear at all, please read this book!! Hannah Hurnard’s own hind of the circumstances that led her to write Hinds’ Feet, and a brief autobiography of the author’s life.
While veet could be said for this book as well, the underlying sweetness of the story more than compensated for it. Set up a giveaway.
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Christian allegory novels Christian novels. That someone else hurbard Truth. View all 11 comments. Learn how Much-Afraid overcomes her tormenting fears as she passes through many dangers and mounts at last to the High Places. In the portion she read, Much-Afraid the main character is promised a new name by The Shepherd.
This book unashamedly deals with the doubts we jinds in our Christian walk. I read this book so many times when I was small, staring at the illustrations, mulling over its words, meditating on their meaning. It is an attitude of will. That sometimes, the hardest struggles we face are not the great ones, but the daily ones.