The Immortal (Immortal #1-2)
Jesus saith unto him, If I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee? Follow thou me.
"Then went this saying abroad among the brethren, that that disciple should not die: yet Jesus said not unto him, He shall not die; but, if I will that he tarry till I come, what is that to thee?" John...more
I find it interesting that the Author lets the reader know that this book is fact but is written as fiction because most readers would find the events to unbelievable to accept as real.
As a personal code I feel in order to review a book I must read it from beginning to end. The books in the First Read program are given to entrants free of charge. In order to give an honest and objective review I need to read the WHOLE book.
I really want to believe it is all true. It sounds real, and both 1 and 2 were extremely well written. The quotes and explanation of them really helps one to see that interpretation really is up to the reader. I felt uplifted and more hopeful for the world. Those of us upon Earth can be better and grow to unknown heights...not from greed or selfishness, but from the way we think and how we treat ...more
You know how someone says something that they think is really intelligent and profound, and you're thinking, no, it's not - it's a cliche and corny platitude?
This whole book was like that.
Though I'm sure John the Revelator would say something to the effect that, "...the foolishness of God is wiser than men..."
This isn't just a new age book. This is a poorly written new age book that suggests that the author met John the Revelator, who is now a 2 ...more