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An echo in the darkness / Francine Rivers.

By: Rivers, Francine, 1947-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Rivers, Francine, Mark of the lion: 2.Publisher: Wheaton, Illinois : Tyndale House Publishers, [2002]Copyright date: ©1994Description: xvi, 453 pages ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780842313070 (paperback).Subject(s): Women slaves -- Fiction | Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D. -- FictionGenre/Form: Christian fiction. | Historical fiction.DDC classification: 813.54 Summary: Turning away from the opulence of Rome, Marcus is led by a whispering voice from the past into a journey that could set him free from the darkness of his soul. Through the courageous faith of the Christian slave girl Hadassah and the troubled lives of the Roman masters, this novel continues this moving tale of first-century Rome. Having narrowly escaped death, Hadassah conceals her scars-and identity-with veils. But it is her God-given ability to heal others that brings her to perhaps her greatest trial. God's forgiveness and redemption triumph as this young woman, assumed to be dead, is called to risk her life for the one who would have destroyed her.
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This classic series has inspired nearly 2 million readers. Both loyal fans and new readers will want the latest edition of this beloved series. This edition includes a foreword from the publisher, a preface from Francine Rivers and discussion questions suitable for personal and group use. #2 An Echo in the Darkness: Turning away from the opulence of Rome, Marcus is led by a whispering voice from the past into a journey that could set him free from the darkness of his soul.

Originally published: 1994.

Turning away from the opulence of Rome, Marcus is led by a whispering voice from the past into a journey that could set him free from the darkness of his soul. Through the courageous faith of the Christian slave girl Hadassah and the troubled lives of the Roman masters, this novel continues this moving tale of first-century Rome. Having narrowly escaped death, Hadassah conceals her scars-and identity-with veils. But it is her God-given ability to heal others that brings her to perhaps her greatest trial. God's forgiveness and redemption triumph as this young woman, assumed to be dead, is called to risk her life for the one who would have destroyed her.