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By Erich Segal

ISBN-10: 0553560700

ISBN-13: 9780553560701

They met as young children, innocents from various worlds. And from that second their lives have been fated to be perpetually entwined. Timothy : deserted at delivery, he reveals a home--and a blinding career--within the Catholic Church. however the vows he's taking can't safeguard him from one soul-igniting ardour. Daniel : The scholarly son of an excellent rabbi, he's destined to stick to in his father's footsteps. And destined to wreck his father's middle. Deborah : She was once raised to be docile and dutiful--the ideal rabbi's wife--but love will lead her to uprising. And into world's the patriarch may by no means dare imagine.

Reaching throughout greater than 1 / 4 of a century, from the harsh streets of Brooklyn to ultramodern Brasilia to an Israeli kibbutz, and radiating the attractiveness of 2 holy towns, Rome and Jerusalem, here's Erich Segal's such a lot provocative and bold novel to date--the unforgettable tale of 3 notable lives...and one forbidden love.

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Well, here's the malefactor," the policeman an AC7'S of FA17'H 41 swered, pulling at the young boy's collar as if to hoist him like a trapped animal. "I'm ashamed to say that Tim Hogan here's my ungrateful nephew. " "Oh," said the Rav. "So this is Margaret Hogan's son. " Tim asked. "In a distant way. " Tuck glared at Tim. "Now say it. " Timothy screwed up his face as if tasting a bitter pill and mumbled, "I'm " "Louder, boy," the policeman growled. " Tim perched himself obediently on the edge of a chair facing the rabbi's book-strewn desk, but he could not keep himself from squirming nervously as he watched the bearded Jewish man pace back and forth along the sagging wooden shelves, his hands clasped behind his back.

Good for you, Rena, Deborah thought to herself. " asked the rabbi in a tone of melodramatic astonishment. " Danny suddenly leapt to Rena's aid. ACTS of FAITH 45 "But Father," he interjected. "What about the Code of Law? Even Ha Ever 42:12. " Had this come from anyone but his adored son and heir, Moses Luria would have fumed at having any of his statements questioned. Instead, he could not help but smile with pride. His little boy, not yet bar mitral, was not afraid to lock scriptural horns with the Silczer Rebbe.

Good for you, Rena, Deborah thought to herself. " asked the rabbi in a tone of melodramatic astonishment. " Danny suddenly leapt to Rena's aid. ACTS of FAITH 45 "But Father," he interjected. "What about the Code of Law? Even Ha Ever 42:12. " Had this come from anyone but his adored son and heir, Moses Luria would have fumed at having any of his statements questioned. Instead, he could not help but smile with pride. His little boy, not yet bar mitral, was not afraid to lock scriptural horns with the Silczer Rebbe.

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