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A daughter"s sacrifice

a novel
  • 2.33 MB
  • English
F. F. Lovell & company , New York
ContributionsFendall, Percy, joint author
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P54 D, PR5168.P8 D
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26253839M
LC Control Number07036073

From AudioFile Book Three of ABRAM'S DAUGHTERS portrays Leah, one of four Amish sisters, as a tender innocent with a profound faith in God.

However, she experiences a crisis of faith when she learns of her sister Sadie's betrayal with her intended husband/5(). The Sacrifice (The Daughters of the Moon, No. 5) Hardcover – Septem by Lynne Ewing (Author)/5(45).

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'Sacrifice by Jennifer Quintenz is the third in the young adult Daughters of Lilith Series and it is every bit as good as the previous books.

Quintenz knows how to hold a reader and keep them turning the pages to find out what will happen next/5. In The Sacrifice, Leah Ebersol has no choice but to believe the worst: Her older sister, Sadie--and Leah's own beloved Jonas--have betrayed her.

Now, two years later, Leah still misses them both, though loyal neighbor Gid continues to bide his time. The third book in the Abram's Daughters series.

I liked it. The story is well written and /5(5). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Daughters of Sacrifice by Lizbeth Dusseau at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Abram's Daughters (3 Book set:The Sacrifice, The Betrayal, The Covenant) (Part of the Abram's Daughters Series).

THE SACRIFICE is the third story in the saga of Abram's Daughters. I approached this book with great anticipation since I enjoyed THE COVENANT and THE BETRAYAL, the first and second books in this series.5/5(5). The Covenant (Abram's Daughters, #1), The Betrayal (Abram's Daughters, #2), The Sacrifice (Abram's Daughters, #3), The Prodigal (Abram's Daughters, #4), Series Works: The Revelation, The Betrayal, The Covenant, The Sacrifice, The Prodigal.

Book Trailer for the novel, America's First Daughter, by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie. Get this from a library. Sunshine: daughter of sacrifice. -- "This true story illustrates not only the reality of a nineteen-year-old girl ritually sacrificed by a satanic cult and how the power of the occult has reached even into our own governement, it is.

Jephthah’s Daughter: A Bible Story of God and Human Sacrifice – Part I The Old Testament Book of Judges relates a story that almost defies belief. It’s the story of a mighty Israelite warrior named Jephthah who ends up offering up his only daughter as both human sacrifice and “burnt offering” up to the God of Israel.

The novel Ever by Gail Carson Levine is based on the story of Jephthah's daughter; Judges is quoted in the foreword, and the plot follows the story of a girl in a Bronze Age Middle Eastern–inspired society whose father promises to sacrifice to his god the first person who congratulates him on his wife's recovery from an essor: Jair.

Abram's Daughters Series Abram's Daughters introduces readers to an Old Order family, a close-knit community and a devout people whose way of life and faith in God is as timeless as their signature horse and buggy. Set against the backdrop of post-World War II, this compelling saga spans three generations of a Lancaster County Amish family.

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Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience/5(49). One who comes out shall belong to the Lord, Jephthah would offer him/her/it up as a burnt offering.

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Source: Facebook/GMBAkash MD. Kawsar Hossain, the man of the story, is [ ]Author: Kai Teh. This is the third book in this series. It is about The Ebersol family of Gobbler's Knob.

They are trying to cope with the shunning of their eldest daughter, Sadie. Leah, the second oldest, feels both the pain of missing her sister and the anger because she lost her boyfriend to her/5(9).

First, if Jephthah offered his daughter as a burnt sacrifice, he did so without God’s approval, for the law of Moses condemned human sacrifice (Deuteronomy ). The writer of the book of Hebrews would not have endorsed that particular atrocity any more than he would have sanctioned Abraham’s lying (Genesis ff), or Rahab’s.

Kathleen Benner Duble is the author of such books as Hearts of Iron, The Sacrifice, Bridging Beyond, and Pilot Mom. She lives in Boxford, Massachusetts with her family.

You can visit her online at ed on: Aug The account of Jephthah’s daughter in the Bible is very overwhelming. Jephthah, in jud vowed to God that if he were victorious in battle, he would sacrifice to God whoever came through the doors of his house upon his return from battle. The record of Jephthah’s rash vow confronts us with one of those difficult passages of Scripture.

According to one explanation Jephthah actually. jephthah's daughter: a lament And it came to pass at the end of two months, that she returned unto her father, who did with her according to the vow which he had vowed; and she had not known man. And it was a custom in Israel, that the daughters of Israel went yearly to lament the daughter of Jephthah the Gileadite four days in a year.

The story of this unnamed woman appears near the end of her father’s story (see Judg –). Its position, as well as the events that it narrates, suggests that it functions primarily, though not necessarily solely, as a further explication of the character of her father.

It is, further, one of the most enigmatic stories in the Hebrew Bible. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Abram's Daughters: The Sacrifice 3 by Beverly Lewis (, Paperback, Reprint) at the best online prices at 5/5(19). Question: "Did Jephthah sacrifice his daughter to the Lord?" Answer: In JudgesJephthah, a judge of Israel, made a foolish vow that if God gave him victory in the upcoming battle, he would sacrifice whatever first came out of his door when he came ah was victorious in the battle against the Ammonites (Judges ).

The sacrifice that you have mentioned is but one more horror story in this book. God was no more pleased with what Jephthah did than he was with the immorality of Samson.

It was a foolish vow that he made, and then (to save face) he kept it. The heathen sacrificed their children to Molech; and now Israel’s leader was sacrificing his child as. Directed by Edmund Lawrence. With Tom Moore, Alice Joyce, Stuart Holmes, Hazel Neason. Old Tom Wells is a victim of drink and is unable to pay the rent when Steve, the young landlord, appears on the scene.

Steve's stormy interview is broken by the appearance of Alice, Tom's daughter, whom the landlord has made many unsuccessful efforts to court. Did Jephthah sacrifice his daughter to the Lord. If God hates human sacrifice, why would He allow Jephthah to sacrifice his daughter.

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Sold by /5(). According to the commentators of the rabbinic Jewish tradition, Jepthah's daughter was not sacrificed, but was forbidden to marry and remained a spinster her entire life, fulfilling the vow that she would be devoted to the Lord.

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And cites as a source: Radak, Book of Judges ; Metzudas Dovid ibid. The vision is startling and evil, of a young virgin bound naked to a tree before a bonfire, given in sacrifice by those she once trusted.

Drums beat, dogs lap at her feet, a horse whinnies and a lone rider emerges from the woods to claim his rewar. But an unexpected family announcement brings unimaginable joy - as well as incredible sorrow. Leah is once again caught between the yearnings of her heart and responsibility for her family.

The Sacrifice, Abram's Daughters Series #3 () by Beverly Lewis5/5(20).The ABRAM'S DAUGHTERS saga encompasses the lives of three generations of Ebersols, an Amish family of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Opening with The Covenant at the end of WWII and continuing into the Fifties with The Betrayal, Leah and Sadie Ebersol have made very different choices with consequences that have left them many miles apart, both.

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