I enjoyed it and would like to read more in this series. Wonderland Creek - Paperback By Austin, Lynn - VERY GOOD. Series. US$15.12 US$16.99. Hezekiah, prince of Judah, lives in a kingdom under siege from hostile forces within and without. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. "[Austin] offers the surprising plot twists and fresh language that keep her fans coming back to the bookstores for each new novel." Reissue. Great to meet the Bible figures in person. But surrounded by threats to his very existance, can he hope to survive and be given the chance to change the future of his country? His father, King Ahaz, has abandoned the worship of Yahweh and led his nation into idolatry. She and her husband have three grown children and make their home near Chicago, Illinois. $14.99 Retail: $17.00 Save 12% ($2.01) … Lynn Austin is my favorite author of historical Christian fiction. Its focus is King Hezekiah from the time he was a young boy to when his reign begins at age 25. Welcome to my blog, I’m so glad you are here. Among the Gods. Ultimately he must learn to forgive, placing his complete trust in God’s will. Shelving menu. US$14.23 US$15.99. Shortly after the death of King Solomon in 931 B.C., the Promised Land is divided into two separate nations: Israel in the north, and Judah in the south. Sign in to Purchase Instantly. More About Gods & Kings by Lynn Austin . These names from the Bible are now fully fleshed people to me, and I can now picture the time they lived in, the idol worshiping that occurred. She explains Israel's penchant toward idolatry in a plausible way and expresses the invisible God's jealousy with awe and reverence. See details. Among the Gods, Chronicles of the King Series #5: Available: Product Information Title: Chronicles of the Kings Series, Vols 1-5 By: Lynn Austin Format: Paperback Vendor: Bethany House: Weight: 3 pounds 7 ounces Series: Chronicles of the Kings Stock No: WW9934: Related Products. Is this an official part of Hezekiah's story, found anywhere in Christian or Jewish documents? To see what your friends thought of this book. Lynn Austin is absolutely on par with Francine Rivers in her Christian fiction writing. Just finished Gods and Kings, Christian fiction based on the book of Chronicles about King Hezekiah. Fabulous! Hezekiah is the second son of King Ahaz of Judah. Lynn Austin. Terrified and powerless at the foot of Molech's altar, Hezekiah encounters for the first time the one true God of his royal ancestry, Yahweh. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. Both of those were tricky to pretend away and, at moments, I wanted to set the book aside for theological or social reasons. Brilliant read!! It draws you into the historical timeline, circumstances, culture - everything - about the lives of these Biblical characters. Recommendations | Overview | Details | Customer Reviews . Faith of My Fathers . Paperback (Reissue) $ 16.99. They're all interesting and they're all beautifully written. Gods And Kings. These Chronicles based on King Hezekiah take you deep into the world of the Kings of Judah and exactly what idolatry and evil they were indulging in, and keep you on edge as the historically accurate and biblically real story unfolds. Though these are centered around the life of King Hezekiah, I am learning so much about the history of this time period that I have a whole new perspective on other stories from the Old Testament. Overwhelmed by fear, Hezekiah first encounters the life-changing touch of God through the love and teaching of his grandfather, Zechariah, a Levitical priest. When her husband's work took Lynn to Bogota, Colombia, for two years, she used the B.A. Lynn Austin's characters come to life and lift God's Word off the page and into my heart. p. cm.—(Chronicles of the Kings ; 1) ISBN 0-7642-2989-3 (pbk.) by Austin, Lynn N. While King David plots to sacrifice his son Hezekiah, his mother Abijah searches frantically for someone to help her save him, but she discovers the source of true strength will come only if they save themselves and their country. I wrote Gods and Kings because I had a passion for scripture and for bringing the Bible to life for readers who may find it difficult to unders tand. Add To Cart Add To Wishlist. Lynn Austin has become one of my favorite authors of historical fiction and this title didn't let me down. 17% off. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. 19 editions. Gods and Kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. Gods and Kings (Chronicles of the Kings #1) (Volume 1) by Austin, Lynn and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. Masterfully written with a tender heart of worship. Lynn Austin. Gods and Kings: A Novel Lynn Austin No preview available - 2005. View All Available Formats & Editions. | Site Created by Cori De Roos. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. Chronologie aller Bände (1-5) It made it come to life and put you there in the moment. When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah's mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. Gods and Kings (Chronicles of the Kings Series #1) 320. by Lynn Austin. 01 Sep 2005. Gods and Kings is the first book of Lynn Austin's Chronicles of the Kings series. Those Assyrians were so incredibly brutal, heartless and had no mercy for anyone, not even babies! "Suppose you had six figs and you ate two. Her detailed descriptions and extensive research make the various components of her story hum with tension. II. Loading... Close. Reviews of Gods And Kings Customer reviews and testimonials Write a review. It really really put things in perspective for me and helped me to understand those stories more thoroughly. Gods and Kings | Austin, Lynn, Toren, Suzanne | ISBN: 9781449865733 | Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. This was my first Lynn Austin listen and I have since completed several more books in this series. Her characters were missing too much of the ancient philosophies and customary attitudes of the time. Terrified and … Add to basket. Though born the second son of King Ahaz, Hezekiah is not protected from his father's perverted attempts to gain the favor of the idol Molech. Book Review: Gods & Kings Gods and & Kings is the first book that I’ve read by Lynn Austin and I was not sure what to expect. We’d love your help. The Strength of His Hand (Chronicles of the Kings #3... by Austin, Lynn Hardback. Lynn Austin is best known for her books about women who find their strength in trusting God and don’t need help from anyone. Hezekiah is the second son of King Ahaz of Judah. ― Lynn Austin, quote from Gods and Kings “Every time you compromise, something inside your spirit dies a little,” ― Lynn Austin, quote from Gods and Kings “The only way to revive Temple worship is through repentance. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. Wings of Refuge. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. Add to Cart. Gods and Kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. Though born the second son of King Ahaz, Hezekiah is not protected from his father’s perverted attempts to gain the favor of the idol Molech. One of her books, Hidden Places was turned into a Hallmark Channel movie. Gods & Kings (Chronicles of the Kings #1) By: Lynn Austin Publisher: Bethany House ISBN: 0764229893 About the book: He was born to rule the people of God…but Yahweh is only a vague, powerless memory in the minds of His people. Gods and Kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. How many would--". When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah's mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. $12.48. After returning to the U.S., the Austins moved to Anderson, Indiana, Thunder Bay, Ontario, and later. 1. Vor über 25 Jahren startete die Die Chroniken der Könige-Serie von Lynn Austin (*1949). Bethany House / 2000 / Trade Paperback. Paperback. Hezekiah, King of Judah—Fiction. I understand her reasoning to differentiate the One True God from all the other gods, but for Orthodox Jews that is a sacred name of God. I read this book a month ago and forgot to review it? Gods and Kings Publisher's Summary Three-time Christy Award winner and best-selling author Lynn Austin pens a fascinating historical novel based on actual Biblical events. Unabridged Audiobook Play it Free. Free shipping . Go to Basket. I purchased the audio book version and the narrator did a really good job with the voices. For the two women who love Hezekiah, the meaning of love--and its sacrificial essence--will direct the course of their lives and help shape the young prince's future. He was born to rule the people of God... but Yahweh is only a vague, powerless … Gods and Kings may refer to: . Gods and Kings covers the time from Hezekiah's… Terrified and powerless at the foot of Molech's altar, Hezekiah encounters for the first time the one true God of his royal ancestry, Yahweh. Wings of Refuge. His father, King Ahaz, has abandoned the worship of Yahweh and led his nation into idolatry. Lynn Austin is the American author of many Christian fiction novels and holds the record for most Christy Awards won: eight. Paperback. Historical, Religious. This was my first Lynn Austin listen and I have since completed several more books in this series. Summary. Gods and Kings (Chronicles of the Kings, #1). Want it Today? Lynn Austin. Lynn Austin. Meer informatie Gods and Kings. Background. Bible. When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah's mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. Overview. While We're Far Apart - Hardcover By Austin, Lynn - GOOD. I really enjoyed this biblical historical novel. Add To Cart Add To Wishlist. I really like it because of the same lessons taught as the scriptures, but this fictional account takes you into the emotions of some of the characters and I find it interesting to feel what it must have been like to live back then. I would definitely recommend this book to anyone that would like to read biblical fiction or to be really put there in the moment.