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  • Paperback
  • 288
  • Damien the Leper
  • John Farrow
  • English
  • 05 January 2019
  • 9780385489119

10 thoughts on “Damien the Leper

  1. says:

    What an incredible book about an incredible beautiful Godly like man What a true Saint Five big stars

  2. says:

    This 1954 paperback copy of the biography of Damien of Molokai is actually a reprint of the prior edition from 1937 published by Steel and Ward Inc in 1937 It is important to note that it is a biography and not a hagiography Nonetheless in the interest of full disclosure it should also be noted that at the time he wrote this book John Farrow was a fairly recent convert to Catholicism and received from Pope Pius XI the Knight Gr

  3. says:

    Published in 1951 the life story of Father Damien born in Belgium but spent the majority of his life on a Hawaiian Island to which lepers were banned An amazing account of his faith strength and commitment to improving the lives of lepers As is to be expected within several years of his death discounters and critics arose The final chapter is a lengthy and wordy letter written by Robert Louis Stevenson putting to shame a doubter

  4. says:

    Terrific book First time I heard of it was when I was teaching 8th grade in Granite School District I read it and prepared to teach it Very powerful book A few years later I traveledd to Hawaii and heard the account of this amazing priest from a local guide in the city where it all happened It is wel worth the time to read The worl

  5. says:

    Powerful witness of one man imitating Jesus Christ by committing and dying for the sick Here is a uote about the

  6. says:

    A good and decently researched book on Fr Damien At times it can be a little hagiographical or dramatic but the author has definitely done his research even if he dramatizes it a bit here or there

  7. says:

    A very engaging book It reads like a novel It was also very interesting to read a book written much closer to the time St Damien lived than othe

  8. says:

    Well written biography of an amazing and inspiring life

  9. says:

    This was a Salvation Army random pick up Don't overlook the book possibilities at your local S A boutiue Missionaries especially from the previous century often get a bad wrap This being a Catholic missionary and me with a very Protestant upbr

  10. says:

    Dipping than a few toes into sensationalism Farrow writes of the conditions of the leper colony on Molokai���Those people already doomed to death had been exiled to die in surroundings and conditions they

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Damien the Leper

S as Father Damien comforting the sick and the dying Though virtually entombed among the living dead of a leper colony on the island of Molokai Father Damien managed to find beauty and enchantment in the lush surroundings His extraordinary journey of the spirit comes to li. A good and decently researched book on Fr Damien At times it can be a little hagiographical or dramatic but the author has definitely done his research even if he dramatizes it a bit here or there

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Fe in John Farrow's splendid biography which has become a classic over the years and is sure to endure as long as people thrill to deeds of valor and pay homage to the great spiritual truths so perfectly reflected in this unforgettable story of courage sacrifice and devoti. Well written biography of an amazing and inspiring life

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The great adventure of Damien the Leper began uietly over a century ago Since then his remarkable story has become legend throughout the world Joseph De Veuster left his secure life in Belgium thrusting aside all thoughts of personal danger and spending the rest of his day. What an incredible book about an incredible beautiful Godly like man What a true Saint Five big stars


About the Author: John Farrow

Librarian Note There is than one author in the Goodreads database with this nameJohn Villiers Farrow KGCHS CBE was a film director producer novelist screenwriter and biographer who worked in the USA and Britain He was a commander in the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II He was married to the Irish American actress Maureen O'Sullivan He was co recipient of the Academy Award fo