Latest reviews in Religious Books »

Not Wild For This

Advantages: A couple of points were personally relateable
Disadvantages: Doesn't seem to relate well to modern British culture

Having recently read Dave Hopwood’s “The Bloke’s Bible”, which put a bloke’s spin on the Bible in general, I came across John Eldredge’s “Wild at Heart”. This is a book which aims to restore the masculinity to Christian men, which he says has been taken ...

Soho_Black 25.04.2016 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Wild At Heart - John Eldredge

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

Never Felt Heavenly

Advantages: A decent writing style
Disadvantages: Very expensive

I've long wanted to read Todd Burpo’s ”Heaven Is For Real”, particularly as the story seemed to have captured general interest with a film version and the book topping the New York Times bestsellers list and having sold more than 10 million copies. On th ...

Soho_Black 04.04.2016 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Heaven Is for Real - Todd Burpo, Lynn Vincent

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

The Precis Story Ever Told

Advantages: Written with great passion for the Bible
Disadvantages: Some of the minor books are skipped over

Whatever you feel about the Bible; work of fiction or word of God, there's little denying that it is a sizeable work, frequently running to over one thousand pages in print editions. Just as an example, the two study bibles I have in different translatio ...

Soho_Black 21.03.2016 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Bible in 100 Pages - Phil Moore

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

Does What the Title Suggests, But Nothing More

Advantages: Written in easily accessible language for blokes
Disadvantages: Rather exclusive for the majority of people

I once heard the someone asked why there were so few young men in church and the reply was that to get more young men in church, you had to get rid of the old women in the pulpit. Whilst this may seem harsh, at least in my experience of my own church, it ...

Soho_Black 18.04.2016 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Bloke's Bible - Dave Hopwood

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money

It's a man's world...

Advantages: Easy read.
Disadvantages: Not for everyone.

...Dave Hopwood is a Christian author and performer, who has been involved with performing arts in many areas for over 25 years. Alongside this he has been Creative Arts Director at the Lee Abbey Centre in Devon, and helps people to make sense of the situati ...

dynamicnurse 12.01.2013 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of The Bloke's Bible - Dave Hopwood

Degree of Information

How interesting was the...

How useful was it?

Would you read it again?

Value for money