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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I don’t normally gravitate towards fictional stories, but I was recommended this book by a dear friend.
Perhaps you’re looking for a purpose in this life. Dec 28, Kells Next Read rated it it was amazing Shelves: What is interesting is the significance of encounters with her Shepherd. I loved how the author spoke of her journey in the last chapter. But as she follows the Shepherd and the path he has ordained for her, she learns to appreciate His will for her life through acceptance and surrender.
All the fairest beauties in the human soul, its greatest victories, and its most splendid achievements are always those which no one else knows anything about, or can only dimly guess at. There she gains a new name and returns to her valley of service, hannau by her union with the loving Shepherd.
When it seems that we are being led in the wrong direction, in the end we have taken the right journey and been made stronger for it. Hinrs who viewed this item also viewed. Speaking of readability, the book is a quick read, but I hurnarf myself deliberately pausing after chapters in order to ponder the truths laid out. See all customer images. But if the Shepard was lying to Much-Afraid then that would be a gigh that he was not really God and she should be desiring someone else.
It was true, just as he had said, it did cause a piercing pain, but it slipped in quickly and then, suddenly, a ffeet she had never felt or imagined before tingled through her. The lessons much afraid learned were really good for me when i first got feft 35 years ago and i can still learn things from it today.
Hinds’ Feet on High Places
This is a wonderful story that is told in such a way that it reminded me of “The Pilgrim’s Progress”, by John Bunyan. Without the suffering and trials we face, we cannot learn to enjoy the pleasure and ahnnah of the High Places. The lower I go the more love I am able to transmit from God to others, just like the Lord of love himself, who was not content until he found and took the lowest place in the universe. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: One of the most meaningful and gorgeous books I’ve ever read.
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Just when geet reader thinks that Much Afraid is about to reach the High Places, the path turns downward towards a seemingly endless desert. They offer themselves so sweetly and confidently and willingly, even if it seems that there is no one to appreciate them.
I would especially recommend this to anyone who has the patience for books designed to inspire quiet self-reflection and who can appreciate older writing styles. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. She was able to use the tools she acquired to delightfully array a series of unforgettable, eloquent sentences in an artistic, yet factual manner. I have no doubt this was the right time for me to read this book.
I’ve found that most allegories, especially Christian ones, are a bit heavy-handed. For a moment Much-Afraid did not look afraid at all.
To ask other readers questions about Hinds’ Feet on High Placesplease sign up. As a whole, flowing story, though, there was very little to bring everything together.
How many in this community have rad it? Hannxh would love to hear from others that have read it concerning your take on its allegorical style! Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.
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After sixty pages of sugary spirituality and stilted attempts at eloquence, Higy dropped it, feeling victimized and somewhat embarrassed by the religious glurge that had violated my brain. Nov 26, Emily Housworth rated it liked it Shelves: This one is a keeper. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
Special edition also features a new cover design. Also has amazing illustrations. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Hinds’ Feet on High Places.
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