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Seven Women

Seven Women And the Secret of Their Greatness

By Eric Metaxas
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.47 Stars

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On 3/13 Caroline wrote: This book chronicles seven women from the past 700 years and how following their faith led to incredible acts of courage, love, dedication, and cultural/societal change for the good. The book is divided into an introduction (which I highly recommended spending time and thought in -- I highlighted numerous ... Highly Inspiring

Caroline's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/5 bob Jones wrote: Eric Metaxas recounts heroes of faith and gives us condensed biographies of their lives that, while short, feel remarkably comprehensive. “7 Women And The Secret Of Their Greatness” is his latest pageturner. The women highlighted include Joan of Arc, Suzanna Wesley, Hannah More, Maria Skobtsova, ... 7 Women: The Secret Of Their Greatness

bob's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/2 Valerie wrote: Five Stars       What caught my eye was that several of the 7 women I had never heard of.  The author made a great selection.  My interest was piqued.  That he started with Joan of Arc was perfect.  A girl, age 14, did all that?  Also in the introduction this ... 7 Women and the Secret of Their Greatness

Valerie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 2/3 Melissa McMurchy wrote: This book really caught my attention as soon as I saw it as an option. I was excited to learn about women in our culture and how they had such a huge impact on the world during their time. I was never one to like history in school … ok who am I kidding, I HATED history. I never paid attention and ... 7 women review

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/27 Marjorie Poff wrote: This book is a great history lesson. It takes a look at lives of women (some well-known, some that should be well-known) and gives us a peek into who they were. If you are a history buff, you must pick up this book. You not only learn about these women, but also about the times they lived in. The society ... Great book for history buffs!

Marjorie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/8 Jason Stanley wrote: When I think about all the people I have met who have made a difference to my faith, there is an endless list of women. Throughout history the great fathers of the faith have been given the most credit for shaping Christianity. But we cannot overlook the great mothers of the faith. Eric Metaxas attempts ... Book Review: 7 Women

Jason's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/8 R. J. Rivett wrote: When you flip through a history book, chances are there will be a good number of stories about the heroic men, the ones that saved their nation from invasion, or the ones that invented this device, or the ones that established this kind of thinking or education. To say that men play a dominant role in ... MyBookLook: 7 Women And The Secret Of Their Greatness

R. J. Rivett's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/8 Angela Parsley wrote: This book is excellent! You will not be disappointed if you take the time to read it. Biographies are wonder stories of people's lives that inspire us to live well. These seven short biographies of these extraordinary women will aid in your encouragement. The book is well written and enjoyable to read. ... Book Review: Seven Women by Metaxas

Angela's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/7 Susan Wachtel wrote: After hearing author Eric Metaxas interviewed on several radio shows talking about his latest book, Seven Women And The Secret Of Their Greatness, I wanted to read about these influential women who impacted their generation, nation and beyond.  This is the first book I’ve read by this author.The ... Seven Women And The Secret Of Their Greatness by Eric Metaxas – An Interesting and Challenging Read

Susan's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/5 Sukey Mackie wrote: It is always interesting to see which people make the top ten or in this case the seven women and the secret of their greatness. Sometimes there is an argument with the list because someone has been left out or an inappropriate person is on the list. I have read ‘Seven Men’ by the same author in ... SEVEN SUPERSTARS OF HISTORY

Sukey Mackie's Rating:

4 Stars