The Red Tent: Anita Diamant Dinah, the only daughter of Jacob, narrates this novel, explaining how the women of her family had their own religious practices that ran counter to the beliefs the men upheld.
The Purpose Driven Life. Good book, but something to be read when you have time to fully concentrate, meditate on and take notes. By the time i got the the last ten chapters i felt depleted! Could be reread over and over to gather new tidbits.
The poisonwood Bible / Barbara Kingsolver / The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in
In the Puritan community many people used the Bible everyday to read and pray to God. Puritans saw the Bible as God's laws. If people did not read the bible it was thought that they were worshipping the devil.