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The martyred fool

a novel

by David Christie Murray

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby David Christie Murray.
The Physical Object
Pagination265 p. ;
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17959763M
OCLC/WorldCa3192531

That embarrassing moment led me to learn Jim Elliot’s story—first through the book, Through Gates of Splendor, written by his widow, and then the film, “End of the Spear,” which portrays the story of the five American missionaries speared to death by members of the violent Huaorani tribe of Ecuador. Martyrs & Fools. 21 likes. Martyrs and Fools are a Post-Punk Garage Band from the Valley.

How do we know that every apostle except John died for his faith, and are those sources reliable?The tradition of apostles' martyrdom goes back at least to the beginning of the third century.   Elliot, martyred by the Auca Indians at the age of 28 in saw his prayers answered dramatically. And while he did not live a long life, he certainly lived a full life, one that continues to speak and make an impact long after his passing, one like that of Jesus Himself.

Our Role. The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops promotes the greater good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programs of the apostolate fittingly adapted to the circumstances of time and place. The title of The Martyred refers to twelve North Korean Christian ministers who are shot to death by Korean Communists early in the first year of the Korean War. Intelligence officers of the South.


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