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The Searchers

The Searchers A Quest for Faith in the Valley of Doubt

By Joseph Loconte
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.88 Stars

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On 7/5 Dawgar8 wrote: In his book The Searchers: A Quest for Faith in the Valley of Doubt, history professor Joseph Loconte visits the account of the two men walking on the road to Emmaus found in Luke’s Gospel account. These two men had been followers of Jesus, and this was the day that the tomb of Jesus had been found ... Excellent Read!

Dawgar8's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/22 Nicole Morgan wrote: The Searchers by Joseph Loconte is an examination of faith and doubt using the story of the disciples on the road to Emmaus as the unifying thread of the book. Using examples from history, film, and his own life, Loconte discusses the role of doubt in faith and how the truth and power of the resurrection ... The Searchers by Joseph Loconte

Nicole's Rating:

2 Stars

On 3/12 Caughtthinking wrote: Based in a time shortly after the death of Jesus, Joseph Loconte’s book the searchers finds two disillusioned disciples walking down the road to Emmaus. Loconte uses Luke’s account of this biblical story and this seems fitting as they are both historians. You can read the background for the book ... A Review of The Searchers by Joseph Loconte

Caughtthinking's Rating:

4 Stars

On 1/12 Flawed But Forgiven wrote: The Searchers by Joseph Laconte was an eye opening book that was not at all what I expected by the title. In many ways it is a study of the history that brought us to today. The argument in the book is that people are "searching", and have been searching throughout history, for something to believe in, ... Emmaus Road Searchers

Flawed But Forgiven's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/12 Friar Tuck wrote: The Searchersby Joseph LaconteISBN 978-1-5955-5446-8Thomas Nelson Inc.Reviewed by Clint WalkerChristian apologetics takes many forms. Some people commend the faith through citing evidences of the resurrection and the authority of Scripture. Others argue the faith through reasoning with others to accept ... Book Review of The Searchers by Joseph Laconte

Friar Tuck's Rating:

3 Stars

On 1/12 Santana wrote: When I first seen this book I was captured by the title. "The Searchers" by author Joseph Locante.As  a person who is exploring her faith I was into a book that explained what I think we all are in people in faith - Searchers... We are all searching for something, to belong somewhere.The book is ... Book Review: The Searchers

Santana's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/31 spencer cummins wrote: The Searchers: A Quest for Faith in the Valley of Doubt by Joseph Loconte Drawing on everything from Rembrandt to Thomas Becket, historian Joseph Loconte retells the Emmaus road story with wit, wisdom and insight. As Loconte focuses in on the elements of the story in Luke 24 he writes, “What follows ... The Searchers

spencer's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/25 Mr. Geurs wrote:      The Christian life is not a walk in a rose bed; much of the time it is actually a confusing journey of testing which we wrestle through every day.  This could be an accurate paraphrase of The Searchers, the latest from author Joseph Loconte.  Using the backdrop of Cleopas ... "The Searchers" by Joe Loconte

Mr. Geurs' Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/23 TJ Reid wrote: I love to hear people who tell the stories of Jesus and the Bible in such a way that your eyes begin to see what it must have been like, feel what it must have felt like, and then hear him calling to me again. The story of the two men on the road in Luke 24 is something that Loconte tackles in this ... The Searchers - I'm one of them

TJ's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/7 cowgirlgus wrote: "The Searchers" by Joseph Lcoconte is an unusual read but very interesting to the seasoned Christian reader. The book is based on Luke Chapter 24's story commonly known as "The Road to Emaus". The author chronicles what could've happened with the two men walking along this road after the crucifixion ... The Searchers by Joseph Loconte

cowgirlgus' Rating:

5 Stars