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Wayfarer in the Land

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The Lord's care and guidance are vividly demonstrated in the account of the author's evangelical team that carried the gospel message to remote settlements in Israel during the 1930s.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published June 11th 1975 by Living Books
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Erin
Aug 03, 2008 Erin rated it really liked it
Since I enjoyed Hinds Feet in High Places I thought I'd enjoy reading about the author being a missionary in Israel back before WWII. It was good and nice to read about the Jews and Arabs of that region and how the responded to the gospel.
Camiwar
Mar 30, 2016 Camiwar rated it really liked it
This is an auto-biographical account of five years spent going from settlement to settlement sharing the Gospel with people in the land of Israel during the 1930's. At first, Hannah believed God had called her to share the Gospel with the Jewish people, but as she pursued this, she was led of God to also go to the Muslim communities. Amazingly, she and her colleagues never were persecuted and were just about finished when the political door closed and they were forced to leave. It is an inspirat ...more
Jeremy Rios
Apr 05, 2013 Jeremy Rios rated it it was ok
The story itself is fine, but I did a little research and found out, early on, that Hurnard may have fabricated a little. At the very least, the end of her life casts a measure of suspicion on her earlier work, which is really unfortunate. I wish I could say I liked it more, but there's a check in my heart that holds me back.
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She was a talented author. I would love to have a boxed set of her works...
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This is an excellent account of a missionary's account of her activities in Palestine during the 1930's and World War II.
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May 29, 2009 Laura rated it really liked it
Wayfarer in the Land by Hannah Hurnard (1988)
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Well, I decided to to give allegories one more chance, but I shouldn't have. It wasn't as good as the first one, and the first one was just ok.
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Hanna Hurnard was a twentieth century Christian author, best known for her allegory Hinds' Feet on High Places.
Hurnard was born in 1905 in Colchester, England to Quaker parents. She graduated from Ridgelands Bible College of Great Britain in 1926. In 1932 she became an independent missionary, moving to Haifa, Israel. Her work in Israel lasted 50 years, although she would later maintain a home in E
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