A severe mercy

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Harper & Row, 1977 - Biography & Autobiography - 238 pages
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highly recommend it to newlyweds

User Review  - Ann S - Christianbook.com

As one who has known the Lord Jesus as my Savior only 6 years, I am in the process of rereading this book to help me in my own marriage of nearly 38 years by being a reminder that Christ must be first ... Read full review

User Review  - Mark - Christianbook.com

A Severe Mercy is a beautiful love story about Van and his wife Jean, known as Davy. The book describes their becoming Christians, and how their love becomes grounded in Christ - but not without pain and suffering. You will not be able to put down this deeply moving book. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER Page
11
The Shining Barrier
24
The Barrier Breached
126
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About the author (1977)

Sheldon Vanauken (1914-1996) was the author of Gateway to Heaven, The Glittering Illusion, and Under the Mercy, the sequel to A Severe Mercy.