33 reviews review this book redeeming love by francine rivers published: 1997-05-09 paperback : 479 pages 65 members reading this now redeeming love is a life-changing story of god’s unconditional, redemptive, all-consuming love includes a six-part reading group guide. Redeeming love by francine rivers 46 of 5 stars (paperback 9781576738160) this is an incredible book the whole story is an awesome picture of god's redeeming love for all of us. Book reviews redeeming love by francine rivers book review may 5, 2016 tbng review: imagine the biblical book of hosea – a man actually commanded by god to marry a prostitute – and then set that story in the midst of the california gold rush a little girl named sarah is abandoned by her father when her mother dies, young sarah is left on. Redeeming love by francine rivers my rating: 5 of 5 stars this book completely surpassed all my expectations i had heard good things about it, and i thought the premise of it being a retelling of the story of hosea in the old west sounded intriguing. Author: francine rivers genre: historical fiction a retelling of the biblical love story of gomer and hosea, set against the romantic backdrop of the california gold rush.
Redeeming love (francine rivers) at booksamillioncom click here for discussion questions faithpoint book club august 2007 selection: this beloved book retells the biblical love story of gomer and hosea against the exciting backdrop of the california gold rush california's gold country, 1850. Redeeming love study guide consists of approx 71 pages of summaries and analysis on redeeming love by francine rivers this study guide includes the following sections: plot summary, chapter summaries & analysis, characters, objects/places, themes, style, quotes, and topics for discussion. Review and discussion questions: redeeming love / christian fiction, redeeming love, review / book reviews, fiction book reviews redeeming love: a novel, francine rivers (monarch, isbn 9781854246592) review: books for lent review: the fight by luke wordley 2 responses marla johnson. Redeeming love by francine rivers a copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.
Redeeming love was a beautiful exploration of love in all its manifestations from the platonic love of friends to the love between a husband and wife, to self-sacrificial love, to the love of god for mankind all in all, an enjoyable and thought provoking read. One thought on “ book review: redeeming love by francine rivers ” jp robinson february 7, 2017 at 4:54 pm francine rivers is a great author with a great talent i’ve just written my first christian historical fiction novel in a trilogy called secrets of versailles set in 17th century france. I was given redeeming love for review in exchange for an honest blog review that in no way shaped my opinion of this book redeeming love by francine rivers.
Redeeming love updates the old testament book of hosea to the american west of the 1850s and tells the story of a prostitute named angel, who is eventually reformed and converted to christianity by the stoic patience and love of a frontier farmer named michael hosea. This book is a true testimony about the fathers unwavering, steadfast and redeeming love 1 of 1 people found this review helpful overall. “redeeming love” by francine rivers, a more modern telling of the book of hosea, tells the story of a woman who was born to a single mother as a result of her affair with a married man at seven years of age sarah had already learned just how harsh and cruel this world can be. Redeeming love: a novel kindle a moving and raw but real example of christ's relentless love for us francine rivers your gift to challenge my christian walk through fictional stories is phenomenal thank you for allowing your gift to be used for the kingdom my 3 rd time reading it and i rarely reread a book just devine the love and.
Redeeming love by francine rivers has undeniably earned a coveted spot on my top bookshelf of classically flawless stories this is a book that i will probably find myself reading over and over again until it simply falls apart at the seams. I've read every book for francine rivers that i could get my hands on and this one is by far her best a gripping story demonstrating god's love, i couldn't put down redeeming love once i started. Redeeming love, by francine rivers is a historical romance novel set in the 1850s gold rush in california the story is inspired by the book of hosea from the bible its central theme is the redeeming love of god towards sinners. Redeeming love this is the best book i have ever read which describes the love of god in action francine rivers reveals how broken people are renewed and made whole by the power of god's love.
The paperback of the redeeming love by francine rivers at barnes & noble rated books on amazon this has 777 5 star reviews so i read the overview of the book it was obviously a christian love story and i was like, nah, god can't be in a romance book, it won't be good so i kept looking for my newest readand kept being pulled back to. Redeeming love by francine rivers multnomah books, pub 2004 personal copy california’s gold country, 1850 a time when men sold their souls for a bag of gold and women sold their bodies for a place to sleep. Redeeming love is a fiction paperback by francine rivers redeeming love is about fiction allegory,fiction biblical,fiction historical,fiction romance a powerful retelling of the book of hosea, redeeming love is a life-changing story of god's unconditional, redemptive, all-consuming love customer reviews for redeeming love write. Redeeming love is a both a romance novel and a modern retelling of the biblical story of hosea and gomer the story, specifically aimed at a christian audience, reveals the power of unconditional.