The Centurion's Wife by Davis Bunn audiobook

The Centurion's Wife

By Davis Bunn and Janette Oke
Read by Aimee Lilly

Oasis Audio, LLC, Oasis Audio 9780764205149

The Acts of Faith Series: Book 1

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The sweeping oral saga surrounds the birth of Christianity and the very personal story of Leah, a woman compelled into a betrothal she never wanted yet drawn by a faith she never expected.   When her family's wealth and power are lost forever, Leah is sent to Pontius Pilate in hopes that he might arrange a strategic marriage for her.  When she finds herself betrothed to a centurion named Alban, she views it as a fate worse than death.  Alban, head of the garrison near Galilee, has ambitions that could one day see him at the seat of power - Rome.  Eager to prove himself, he takes on the assignment of a lifetime, one that will put his career, his beliefs, and his life at risk.  But when the death and missing body of an obscure rabbi compel Leah and Alban to search for answers, what they discover changes everything.

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A 2010 Christian Book Award Finalist

The sweeping oral saga surrounds the birth of Christianity and the very personal story of Leah, a woman compelled into a betrothal she never wanted yet drawn by a faith she never expected.

 

When her family's wealth and power are lost forever, Leah is sent to Pontius Pilate in hopes that he might arrange a strategic marriage for her.  When she finds herself betrothed to a centurion named Alban, she views it as a fate worse than death.  Alban, head of the garrison near Galilee, has ambitions that could one day see him at the seat of power - Rome.  Eager to prove himself, he takes on the assignment of a lifetime, one that will put his career, his beliefs, and his life at risk.  But when the death and missing body of an obscure rabbi compel Leah and Alban to search for answers, what they discover changes everything.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Fans of these popular authors will love their joint effort imagining and animating the context of Christianity’s birth.” Publishers Weekly
“Bunn and Oke are a masterful duo whose collaboration caters to both the historian and die-hard romantic…The time and setting are wrapped in a tender story of love, courage and faith. This a masterpiece that no other pioneers could bring together.” RT Book Reviews (4½ stars, Top Pick!)

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Author Bio: Davis Bunn

Author Bio: Davis Bunn

Davis Bunn is the award-winning author of numerous national bestsellers with more than seven million copies in print. His work has been published in sixteen languages, and his critical acclaim includes three Christy Awards for excellence in fiction. He and his wife, Isabella, divide their time between England and Florida.

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Author Bio: Janette Oke

Author Bio: Janette Oke

Janette Oke, recipient of the 1992 ECPA President’s Award for her significant contribution to the CBA industry and to Christian fiction, has also been awarded the coveted Gold Medallion Award for fiction. Oke and her husband live in Alberta, Canada.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction/Religious
Runtime: 7.50
Audience: Adult
Language: English