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  • The Gospel as Revealed to Me: Volume 9

  • By: Maria Valtorta
  • Narrated by: Father Peter Bowes
  • Length: 19 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 3
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 3
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 3

The Gospel as Revealed to Me (formerly "The Poem of the Man-God") is the title of the new edition of Maria Valtorta's main work. The new English edition is similar to the original Italian both for the title and for the subdivision in 10 volumes. It narrates the birth and childhood of the Virgin Mary and her Son Jesus; the three years of Jesus' public life (forming the largest section); his passion, death, resurrection, and ascension; the beginnings of the Church; and the assumption of Mary.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The Living Word

  • By CBallard on 01-14-18

The Living Word

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-14-18

If you could sum up The Gospel as Revealed to Me: Volume 9 in three words, what would they be?

Way, Truth, Life

What other book might you compare The Gospel as Revealed to Me: Volume 9 to and why?

This book is like an extended Bible, it all has the words of Jesus, but with a depth and richness that allows you to enter into the story.

What does Father Peter Bowes bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

Father Peter Bowes has clear voice and energy that allows you to feel the Word move through him in a graceful way.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

I like to listen to it throughout the day as it is grounding and peaceful. Though I would want to hear it in one sitting, one could not take in all of the depth of it in one day.

Any additional comments?

This series of books has brought me closer to Jesus as no other book I have ever read.

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