The Robe Author:Lloyd C. Douglas The Robe tells the fascinating story of a young Roman soldier Marcellus, who wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize and was in charge of the crucifixion of Jesus. After he experiences an overpowering change in his life, he sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe - a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Chri... more »stianity.
It is set against the vividly limned background of ancient Rome.
Here is a timeless story of adventure, faith, and romance, a tale of spiritual longing and ultimate redemption. Through the glowing pages of this great book, the reader sees how a hard-bitten Roman was eventually converted to Christianity.
The Robe is one of the most exciting and inspiring novels ever written. It is also one of the most popular - a perennial best seller that has gone through sixty-six printings in its high-priced edition.
The Robe is a magnificent reading experience for people of all faiths. It has the wonderful quality of making you feel that you too are participating in the greatest moments in history - the life and times of Jesus.« less