The Faith of our Father Author:H. Gordon Green In a thoroughly charming and moving biography, H. Gordon Green presents the story of his father, a Canadian farmer who lives up to his convictions. Henry Green first encountered evangelism as a boy of seventeen; he was converted four years later. But he modified his own religious beliefs, and he brought up his children to understand that there w... more »ere many ways to God - and that their Catholic priest-neighbor had one of them.
An intelligent, understanding, and hardworking man, Henry Green is also a thoroughly human one - with a thoroughly human temper. He always demanded much of his children, but in return, he gave thm a heritage of love.
And it was not just his family that this farmer affected: neighbors came to him for advice; it was he who was sought when a man was in trouble; he took in strangers; he protected animals as well as humans.
Here, in an affectionate, colorful, and amusing memoir with nostalgic appeal, is his biography, the inspiring story of an exceptional man.« less