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One Precious Pearl: God's Design for His Church

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One Precious Pearl provides a clear interpretation of one of the least understood and rarely taught New Testament parables, followed by fascinating analogies which teach profound truth in simple language.
Paperback, 142 pages
Published November 11th 2010 by Infinity Publishing (PA) (first published October 2010)
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Kingdom
Mar 28, 2011 Kingdom rated it it was amazing
Title: One Precious Pearl
Author: Robert Lloyd Russell
ISBN# 0-7414-6232-X
Book Review Date: March 12, 2011
Reviewed by: Christian Book Reviews
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In His book, “One Precious Pearl”, Author Robert Lloyd Russell presents an enlightening, fascinating and enriching study of the parable of the “one pearl of great price” found in Mathew 13. The Author succinctly gives first an overview of the seven well-known parables of Matthew 13, then focuses in on the parallels of the “one pea
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BloggerBob Russell
Mar 08, 2012 BloggerBob Russell rated it it was amazing
ONE PRECIOUS PEARL received 5 awards in 2011 - its first calendar year after publication.
(1) Book-of-the-Year, Religion: Eastern/Western, Reader Views Reviewers Choice Award (USA)
(2) Runner-up, Religion: Christianity, International Book Awards
(3) Winner, Book: Biblical Studies, The Word Guild (Canada)
(4) Finalist, Religion: Christianity, The USA "Best Books 2011" Awards
(5) Gold, Literary Excellence, World Book Awards

ONE PRECIOUS PEARL has also received many very positive Book Reviews.

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Bethany F.
Jan 12, 2011 Bethany F. rated it really liked it
"One Precious Pearl" gives the three common interpretations of Matthew 13:45-46 and than argues for what the author sees as the correct view, why this is important, and what it means.

The book then moves on to actual aspects of the pearl and how it may symbolize different qualities of the Church.
A pearl begins by something "piercing its side", the impurity (us sinners) is then transformed through the body of the oyster...it is a result of suffering and "sacrifice", the pearl is formed layer by la
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