With over 2 million copies sold, Hinds’ Feet on High Places remains Hannah Hurnard’s best known and most beloved book: a timeless allegory dramatizing the. Chapter 18 Hinds’ Feet. Chapter 19 High Places. Chapter 20 Return to the Valley . Lessons Learned on the Slopes of the High Places. Hannah Hurnard: A Brief. The Paperback of the Hinds Feet On High Places by Hannah Hurnard at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

Author: Mek Faecage
Country: India
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Finance
Published (Last): 13 January 2018
Pages: 241
PDF File Size: 6.67 Mb
ePub File Size: 16.60 Mb
ISBN: 368-4-80150-226-3
Downloads: 8238
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zulusida

It’s often hard to identify what exactly is taking plac This book is a tricky one to judge.

Hinds’ Feet on High Places

My favorite chapter takes place when Much-Afraid, Sorrow, and Suffering, are walking through the woods enveloped in a deep mist. It would be a lovely gift book.

While that could be said for this book as well, the underlying sweetness of the story more than compensated for it. To view it, click here. How true it is-that trials only come to make one stronger. To cast ourselves down like the Brumbach falls, in happy giving, asking for nothing in return except the joy of so doing. The climax is an unexpected twist that comes as Much Afraid despairs of ever reaching the High Places.

Hinds’ Feet on High Places : Hannah Hurnard :

Thanks for telling us about the problem. Every girl needs to read this book! It was like comfort food, frankly. Howe This little book.

A must-read for every Christian woman, maybe men, too, especially those like me whose lives have been compressed, narrowed, and limited by their fears and worries, for those who value security over growth.

Hurnard didn’t gloss over difficulties in Much-Afraid’s journey, which made the entire tale more believable, enjoyable and readable. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. It is the story of a young woman named Much Afraid, and her journey away from her Fearing family and into the High Places of the Shepherd, guided by her two companions Sorrow and Suffering.


It aims to show how a Christian is transformed from unbeliever to immature believer to mature believer, who walks daily with God as easily on the High Places of Joy in the spirit as in the daily life of mundane and often humiliating tasks that may cause Christians to lose perspective.

Hinds’ Feet on High Places is an allegory. Jan 31, Brent rated it it was ok Shelves: Though this often goes unnoticed in the world, in fact, it is a beautiful thing in the kingdom of God. Although it has the same issues as the original, it is much more compact and doesn’t wander in circles quite so much!

The pictures are enchanting and the abridgment is quite well done. I would blame my extreme distaste for this book on its allegorical nature, When I hear the phrase “Contemporary Christian Fiction,” I snort inwardly, blanch, and avoid eye contact. This book is much better.

Hinds’ Feet on High Places – Wikipedia

May 10, Ian rated it really liked it. Of course, I found myself thinking, it would be easy to have a strong faith if you could hear God speaking audibly and He appeared in person whenever you called Him like He does for Much Afraid. Yet, though the Shepherd leaves in a moment, He returns the same way at the first furtive cry fset the forlorn little protagonist. Is the feett a Biblical scholar?

It just took me over a year to finish – and it’s only pages!

Finally, there were a couple of very unbiblical ideas expressed, which I was disappointed by. A few reasons this is a three star book for me, instead of four or five: This book is encouraging and the writing is fantastic!

I know a lot of people who love and treasure this book, so maybe I’m just too cynical and need to appreciate it for what it’s worth. It is a really sweet placces with timeless truths that I did glean some good little nuggets of encouragement from.

During this time Much Afraid is sequestered with her two friends in a log cabin.

When I hear the phrase “Contemporary Christian Fiction,” I snort inwardly, blanch, and avoid eye contact. It is only through the deepening relationship realised by those encounters and her obedience in stepping out in faith that the transformation feeet.


Visit our Beautiful Books page and find hibh books for kids, photography lovers and more. Iremember at the end of the book there were several pages of a prophecy that the author had been” given” In light of what is happening in these last fest can you tell me where to find this information?

If you’re looking for a book with crisp, clean writing, you should look elsewhere. This is a charming allegory of the Christian journey, particularly the Christian’s battle against self.

I simply liked it. Christian allegory novels Christian novels. In the portion she read, Much-Afraid the main character is promised a new name by The Shepherd. The Shepard asks Much-Afraid what would happen if He lied to her. The Good Shepherd is tender and gentle with Plwces Afraid, especially in the beginning.

The dialect is profound, refined and very beautiful, though in certain areas it can be slightly wordy. The book takes its lpaces from Habakkuk 3: As it turned out, I only had 10 minute chunks to read this book in and it allowed me to time to really chew on the story and how I could relate my own life and experiences to it.

This book helped me to realize the rewards received when one mirrors the life of Christ to lpaces Him glory so that we might know, and share truth. When Much Afraid intimates that she would love to be able to dance upon the high places as do the sure-footed deer, the Shepherd commends her for this desire. Retrieved from ” https: It turned out to be a beautiful meditation hurnatd God’s love for us and our journey to our own high places.