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Feb 24, Marilyn rated it it was amazing.
I liked how the author showed that our background has a profound effect on us wiaary in life, even if we try hard to submerge it, as Daniel did. From there the story unfolds over another 15 years.
This is a painful book Mass Market Paperbackpages. Sep 17, Sharath Gopal rated it liked it Shelves: Maybe I’m biased because I know so few pious people in real life, so the characters and their storylines seemed really far-fetched. Nov 10, Erika Chia rated it it was amazing Shelves: Nov 02, Sonali Chakravorty rated it really liked it Shelves: Aug 11, Rhonda rated it it was amazing.
So interesting to read about two faiths and how they relate to and perceive God. Great writing style, passionate love story. As it was, I had the impression that Tim just “fell” into the collar because there were no other alternatives for him in life. In questo caso inizia tutto Libro letto veramente per caso. This book is one of my wkty of all times.
I remember at that time I could not put the book down and was very moved by the story. The scholarly son of a great rabbi, he is destined to follow in hi They met as children, innocents from two different worlds.
This book is such a great story of a timeless love between faith and between two humans. Though, it gets a bit dead bang in the middle of the book, when the Segal begins to draw out detailed descriptions of individual journeys of Timothy’s and Deborah’s claim to fame in their respective fields. This is a wonderful book!
Acts of Faith by Erich Segal
I felt Segal needed to do a better job showing Tim’s devotion to his faith, and edich the reason why he went into the priesthood and continued on for many years. Elinor rated it it was ok Aug 21, Preview — Acts of Faith by Erich Segal.
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The ending was good only for the two central characters imo whereas he could have done better with Danny. How we place expectations on how our children’s lives should be, gender inequality, celibacy in Catholic priesthood and more. Caught at the cross-roads of choosing between the out-of-bounds, efich but all-consuming earthly love for his soul mate and the love for the Father of the Universe, is a young Christian boy, Timothy.
This, he does very well and I think that’s esgal I’m starting to enjoy his stories and his characters, even if their fundamental flaw is that they are too perfect. The modern day adventure, happening in an ancient setting was beautiful. Polly rated it it was ok Feb 22, Timothy’s struggle with celibacy has been described very well in the book, the love which was suppressed under the name of priesthood finally springs to give the character’s life a perfect ending.
Yashika rated it it was ok Oct 12, What I loved most about this book was the simultaneous narration of three characters– an amazing feature in a Segal book. Jan 10, Krista rated it really liked it. Return to Book Page. Return to Book Page.
I suspect that after the success wiray Love Story, both the book and the film, he wished to repeat it and wrote his books in a way which could be easily adapted to a film plot. Jun 13, Daniela rated it liked it Shelves: The traditions, rituals, strictness, hypocrisies of the Jewish and Catholic religions come crashing together when Deborah 14 and Daniel 16 meet in NY.
Published June by Albatros first published It probably helped significantly that Segal was a Rabbi’s son. So you see, the plot is thick and entangled. This is perhaps the author’s best work, a rendering that is hauntingly beautiful and well-balanced. The scholarly son of a great rabbi, he is destined to follow in his father’s footsteps.
Want to Read saving…. A daughter who was removed from the house, who later eloped like a rebel from aunt’s house and finally returned home to live the life she always sehal. Since I have always been Protestant, I learned a lot, but am left with questions. Puthali rated it it was ok Oct 11,