With over 2 million copies sold, Hinds’ Feet on High Places remains Hannah Hurnard’s best known and most beloved book: a timeless allegory dramatizing the. Chapter 18 Hinds’ Feet. Chapter 19 High Places. Chapter 20 Return to the Valley . Lessons Learned on the Slopes of the High Places. Hannah Hurnard: A Brief. With over 2 million copies sold, Hinds’ Feet on High Places remains Hannah Hurnard’s best known and most beloved book: a timeless allegory.

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Hinds’ Feet on High Places

Once the Shepherd stooped and touched the flowers gently with His fingers, then said fset Much-Afraid with a smile, ‘Humble yourself, and you will find that Love is spreading a carpet of flowers beneath your feet.

Skip to main content. Aug 01, Alice rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I have no doubt this was the right time for me to read this book. She learns that the things she is terrified of are not a barrier to perfect love who is able to cast out all her fears.

When much afraid gets to the High Places she has some thoughts on being dogmatic and how we can not really know anything about the High Places because they are so far from plades valleys. While many people abhor allegory, I like it.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The name of the protagonist, Much-Afraid, also appears first in Bunyan’s work. Refresh and try again. Just when the reader thinks that Much Afraid is about to reach the High Places, the path turns downward towards a seemingly endless desert. Feb 14, TC rated it liked it.


Some of feft metaphoric lessons and concepts were really quite powerful. The teaching of every chapter is absolutely beautiful! It paints a powerful visual in my mind that I will forever associate with the truths it illustrates, and I appreciate the imagery and story. I think I damaged my retinas- one star.

Mar 17, Amy rated it it was amazing. It was bittersweet, but the sweetness was the stronger. Retrieved from ” https: Hinds’ Feet on High Places. See each listing for international shipping options and costs. Feb 01, Roxanneandvince Weber rated it did not like it. There may be folded page corners; however, pages are in overall good condition. May 03, Jrad rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Feet story is accented by 80 full-color paintings, photograph It also seems that the allegory is frequently “padded” with writing that exists solely for the sake of making a cohesive story which it doesn’t and doesn’t have any allegorical meaning.

Hinds’ Feet on High Places by Hannah Hurnard

Hurnard was born in in Colchester, England to Pllaces parents. When I hear the phrase “Contemporary Christian Fiction,” I snort inwardly, blanch, and avoid eye contact. It was simply providence that inspired this book.


I highly recommend it, the English version if possible, which contains at the end the expanded version of the lessons learned and a little autobiography. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside.

Th This is not a bla-bla-book although it is a story but the genuine profound experience the author lived all her life and also while she was visiting Switzerland for a days-holiday. At first sight of the long, black hawthorn-looking seed, she shrieks in fear. Aug 06, Kelsey Gould rated it really liked it. Thriftbooks is the name you can trust, guaranteed.

Hinds Feet On High Places: Without the suffering and trials we face, we cannot learn to enjoy the pleasure and beauty of the High Places.

In plces portion she read, Much-Afraid the main character is promised a new name by The Shepherd. While there are a lot of great truths in this classic allegorical tale, they are cloaked in a simple story told with eloquent language. I am not a book grader. He lost His “edginess,” for lack of a better word. Just as though they sang a joyous little song to themselves, that it is so happy to love, even though one is not loved in return.

Howe This little book.