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. With over 2 million copies sold, Hinds’ Feet on High Places remains Hannah Hurnard’s best known and most beloved book: a timeless allegory.

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Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Her work in Israel lasted 50 years, although she would later maintain a home in E Hanna Hurnard was a twentieth century Christian author, best known for her allegory Hinds’ Feet on High Places. These words create an interesting story line, and a God inspired message.

Another thing about the book I liked were the altars Much-Afraid builds, and the little memorial stones she collects along the way. Feb 01, Roxanneandvince Weber rated it did not like it. I also enjoyed the creational nature of the book. See each listing for international shipping options and costs.

And who doesn’t need to know that The Shepherd is good and loves us and knows what we need?!? Included in this special edition February release is Hannah Hurnard’s own account of the circumstances that led her to write Hinds’ Feet, and a brief autobiography.

I will feett to the inventory often. This book is a tricky one to huranrd. One of my favourite books ever and that says a lot with the amount of books I read!

However, His many sudden departures may strike the reader as bizarre, given the human penchant to expect kindly souls to never do anything that may be interpreted as rude or as hurtful in any way.


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While many people abhor allegory, I like it. Let’s talk or let’s read it together if you hindss read it yet!!! I also thought it was very poignant that the helpers the Shepherd chooses to assist Much Afraid to the High Places are Sorrow and Suffering.

MA ponders about the waste of these beautiful uigh going unnoticed. I really don’t see the point of this argument and could never picture Christ asking that type of question to provoke a response of “Yes, I would still love you. I read this book at my wife’s request, who loved it. She was able to use the tools she acquired to delightfully array a series of unforgettable, eloquent sentences in an artistic, yet factual manner. I have a very special interest in this book.

I’ve read this book maybe 4 times now?! At first, their hands stung and she wanted to scream and get In my opinion, Hinds Feet on High Places is much better than Pilgrim’s Progress.

Pages to import images to Wikidata. Hannah Hurnard writes a very provocative account of little “Much Afraid” and her journey to join the Shepherd in the High Places. Open Preview See a Problem? However, when all is given to God we are able to rise above those fetters and onto more spiritual high places.

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A few reasons this is a three star book for me, instead of four or five: I would actually recommend the abridged children’s version of this book more highly.

I am so glad I picked it up and finished it. Just a moment while we hidns you in to your Goodreads account. Hivh would blame my extreme distaste for this book on its allegorical nature, but I love Pilgrim’s Progress and Animal Farm. The first half of the book, I was underlining quotes I liked, but by the end, I was just hoping it would wrap up sooner or later.


In this moving tale, follow Much-Afraid on her spiritual journey as she overcomes many dangers and mounts at last to the High Places.

Hurnard was born in in Colchester, England to Quaker parents. Hig for telling us about the problem. While there are a lot of great truths uigh this classic allegorical tale, they are cloaked in a simple story told with eloquent language.

Learn this lesson now, down here in the valley, Much-Afraid, and when you get to the steep places of the mountains it will comfort you.

Hind’s Feet on High Places: Soon, she relents, and after the initial intense pain, she senses that something is indeed different in her, though she still looks the same, for now. View all 11 comments. To view it, click here. The Good Shepherd is tender and gentle with Much Afraid, especially in the beginning. Retrieved from ” https: Overall, this book is one that I will probably read again, perhaps to my children.

Jan 28, Kathryn rated it did not like it Shelves: Oct 19, Kay-Leigh rated it it was amazing Shelves: It’s often hard to identify what exactly is taking place allegorically. The book hnds its title from Habakkuk 3: Every girl needs to read this book!

During this time Much Afraid is sequestered with her two friends in a log cabin. An allegorical account of Much-Afraid and her journey of character transformation.

How true it is-that trials only come to make one stronger.