Book Reviews of The Chalice of Israel: Four Novellas Bound by Love, Enchantment, and Tradition

The Chalice of Israel: Four Novellas Bound by Love, Enchantment, and Tradition
The Chalice of Israel Four Novellas Bound by Love Enchantment and Tradition
Author: Darlene Mindrup, Jane Lamunyon, Susannah Hayden
ISBN-13: 9781586603885
ISBN-10: 1586603884
Publication Date: 12/1/2001
Pages: 334
Rating:
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 18 ratings
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
Book Type: Paperback
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Great historical christian book.
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A chalice as it passes through the centuries and the stories of how it relates to people's faith.
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Good book, light reading
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For nearly two thousand years a special ceremonial cup has changed the lives of Jews and Gentiles alike. Its beauty and aura of mystery compel those who hold it to seek out the meaning of its Hebrew inscription, "I will pour out my blood for you." For four young women of four separate eras, the cup holds a promise of courage, hope, honor, or praise. In A.D. 49, Tirzah is desperate to save her younger sister from pagan influence. But can Tirzah find the courage to show a charming Roman soldier what the ultimate sacrifice means to her? In twelfth-century Jerusalem, Christina is caring for several orphaned children, and her best friend, one of the few remaining young men in the city, already has too many burdens to bear. Can Christina find hope in a country overrun by Turks bent on purging the land of Jews and Christians? In 1948, following her escape from war-ravished Europe, will Leah ever have the honor of living in an Israeli nation? She is stranded in a refugee camp ...but willing to follow a handsome freedom fighter wherever he leads. It is the year 2000 in modern Jerusalem, but Sarah's old friend is being ostracized from his family for his new-found beliefs - while her own relatives believe they need to hire a matchmaker for her. Will Sarah be able to praise Jesus Christ as her Savior without losing her Jewish heritage? Each woman's story of romance and spiritual growth unfolds like a blossoming flower as God reveals Himself in unique ways, granting them a love larger than themselves and unbounded by time.
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I loved this book! I was sad when it ended, but i have loads of fun reading it!