The Thunder by Douglas Bond audiobook

The Thunder: A Novel on John Knox

By Douglas Bond
Directed by Tom Newth
Read by Stefan Rudnicki

Blackstone Publishing 9781596382145
11.07 Hours 1
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John Knox, the Thundering Scott, lives a life of adventure and danger in turbulent, corrupt sixteenth-century Scotland. Finding himself a wanted man, Knox is besieged in a castle by French soldiers, seized, and made a galley slave. Yet he is unflinching in his stand for the gospel, even in the face of assassins and death, and even when his fiery preaching makes him an enemy of Mary, Queen of Scots. Told from the perspective of a young student resolved to protect Knox no matter the cost, Douglas Bond’s thrilling biographical novel provides a look at the harrowing life story of a giant of the faith. Discover the fascinating story of a timid man transformed by the grace and power of the gospel into one of the most influential figures in Scottish history.

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Summary

John Knox, the Thundering Scott, lives a life of adventure and danger in turbulent, corrupt sixteenth-century Scotland. Finding himself a wanted man, Knox is besieged in a castle by French soldiers, seized, and made a galley slave. Yet he is unflinching in his stand for the gospel, even in the face of assassins and death, and even when his fiery preaching makes him an enemy of Mary, Queen of Scots.

Told from the perspective of a young student resolved to protect Knox no matter the cost, Douglas Bond’s thrilling biographical novel provides a look at the harrowing life story of a giant of the faith. Discover the fascinating story of a timid man transformed by the grace and power of the gospel into one of the most influential figures in Scottish history.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Historically informative and spiritually inspiring, as well as highly enjoyable and fast-paced.” Richard D. Phillips, senior minister, Second Presbyterian Church
“Rich, descriptive passages paint a vivid picture of Scotland and England during the Reformation.” Liz Curtis Higgs, author of the Lowland of Scotland series

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Author Bio: Douglas Bond

Author Bio: Douglas Bond

Douglas Bond, author of more than a dozen books, lives with his wife and six children in Washington State. He is a ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church in America, has a master’s degree from Saint Martin’s University, teaches English and history at Covenant High School, and was awarded the regional Teacher Award for teaching young people how to write. He lectures on literature and church history and leads study tours in Europe.

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Available Formats : CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Religious
Runtime: 11.07
Audience: Adult
Language: English