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Ruth, a portrait

the story of Ruth Bell Graham

by Bernard Cornwell

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Graham, Ruth Bell,
    • Graham, Billy, 1918-,
    • Baptists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Evangelists" spouses -- United States -- Biography,
    • Spouses of clergy -- United States -- Biography,
    • Children of missionaries -- China -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Patricia Cornwell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX6495.G666 C67 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination294 p. :
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1002632M
      ISBN 100385488793
      LC Control Number96041961

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      Ruth Bell Graham is known as the wife of evangelist Billy Graham. It was Ruth who influenced Billy, as his most trusted life-partner. In Ruth, a Portrait, we meet this fascinating and remarkable woman. Brimming with anecdotes, this is a breathtaking journey, with stops at many of this century's epoc. Kirsten Nielsen's comments on the book of Ruth paint a rich and subtle portrait of its characters, carefully tracing the many connections between this story and other biblical passages, such as the stories of Judah and Tamar. This volume is a powerful addition to /5.

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The childhood years of the future Mrs. Billy Graham were spent. Instead, Cornwell brings in just enough of her personal experience with the Grahams to explain her adoring views of Ruth. But for the rest of the book, she manages to take herself out the story masterfully and give us a three-dimensional portrait of a strong, stubborn, soft 5/5(6).

Ruth Bill Spencer has written another winner with his latest book, RUTH, A PORTRAIT OF GRACE. As with his earlier writings, his biblical knowledge, combined with his ability to make his players come alive, enhances his creative story-telling skill.

I felt I had a ring-side seat to all the drama and excitement as this beautiful, well done story unfolded.5/5(5). Ruth Bell Graham is known as the wife of evangelist Billy Graham.

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Cornwell is a superb writer. She knew her subject very well, had access to intimate sources, and did her research. Ruth Bell Graham is known as the wife of evangelist Billy Graham.

It was Ruth who influenced Billy, as his most trusted life-partner. In Ruth, a Portrait, we meet this fascinating and remarkable woman. Brimming with anecdotes, this is a breathtaking journey, with /5(60). A syrupy but engaging biography of the famous preacher's irrepressible wife.

This is bestselling novelist Cornwell's (Unnatural Exposure, p. etc.) second attempt at a biography of her mentor, year- old Ruth Bell Graham, wife of evangelist Billy. The first try, published incaused the very private Ruth to distance herself from Cornwell for eight years.

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Brimming with anecdotes, this is a breathtaking journey, with stops at many of this century's epoch-making childhood years of the future Mrs. Billy Graham were spent light-years away 5/5(1). The childhood years of the future Mrs. Billy Graham were spent in the mysterious China of the s and '30s.

The daughter of medical missionaries, she and her family were caught in a crucible of unspeakable hardship. In addition to pestilence and plague, there was the unstable political and military turmoil surrounding the Nationalist government, the Communists, and the Japanese invaders.5/5(1).

Book Review: 'Ruth: A Portrait, the Story of Ruth Bell Graham'. The book of Ruth opens during the period of the Judges whwn apostasy, decadence, violence, anarchy and warfare were the norm.

Famine strikes Bethlehem which means a house of bread. In this time of need, Elimelech which means my God is. Ruth, A Portrait book cover. Ruth, a Portrait: The Story of Ruth Bell Patricia D.

Cornwell, Author, Morrisroe, Author Doubleday Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. This is a great book if you want to learn about Ruth's life from the perspect of a close family friend, someone who knew her well. It's easy to read and very interesting. However, as I read the book, it felt like there was an important aspect missing: the faith of Ruth Graham/5.The same year she began working on the biography of Ruth Bell Graham, A Time for Remembering: The Ruth Bell Graham Story (renamed Ruth, A Portrait: The Story of Ruth Bell Graham in subsequent editions), which was published in The biography gained a Gold Medallion Book Award from the Evangelic Christian Publishers Association in It Genre: Crime fiction.