The Cross and the Switchblade has ratings and reviews. Mike (the Paladin) said: Another book I read many, many years ago, and like many people.. . The Reverend David Wilkerson, an evangelist and the founder and pastor of the non-denominational Times Square Church, died suddenly on. The Cross and the Switchblade (). GP | 1h 46min .. David Wilkerson is a relatively young parish priest in Philipsburg, Pennsylvania. With nominal funds.

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If that’s the part of Christianity you want to look at, while it exists that’s not what this book is about. What is heartening to read even if the language has changed is that the power of the cross and the work of the Holy Spirit is clearly effective, and that God was in at the very start of this ministry. Sergeant Delano Sam Capuano My mother told me she was moved by this book as a teenager, and she recently reread “The Cross and the Switchblade” as an adult.

So my statement above about his denomination may be off or outdated.

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Write a customer review. I couldn’t put it down. Search for ” The Cross and the Switchblade ” on Amazon. The grime, the gangs, the drugs, all come together under the watchful Holy Spirit of God to bring hope to these amazing people who started this great organization. Such an intense and intensely interesting book. Committed Christians will totally love this work – and I say that without any attempt at sarcasm or insult.


Told from a first person point of view Mr. Page 1 wilmerson 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Add both to Cart Add both to List. His heart for the lost and exhorts me to trust his power more. As a non-Christian who dislikes being lectured about the supposed life-enriching joys of letting Jesus into your heart, I could logically be expected to loathe this book.

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The Cross and the Switchblade

It is a beautiful illustration of a life of prayer and service, and the subsequent fruit that yields. Mar 27, Alan Smith rated it liked it. He presents his case openly, with an obvious pride in his achievements and yet totally modestly, and pulls off the rare trick of telling a pro-Christian story that doesn’t make the non-religious squirm with boredom or embarrassment.

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I think this is read must christian book even though it was wrtten nearly 50 years ago This book had been on my shelf for a few years and am very glad to finally to read it. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.


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May 07, Maureen Barnes rated it it was amazing. It will trap you. Also, another IMDb user wrote in their comment that David refuses to take a severely stabbed Nicky to hospital unless he accept Christ. I can’t say for sure of course how it will hit you, but as I said, “might”. John Sherrill and Elizabeth Sherrill should also get a mention for how they contributed to bring a life of faith into production in a readable form.

If you have ans read this incredible story hunt out a copy; if you have how ever long ago, seek out this anniversary edition and rejoice with me that some of God’s plans remain active and just need the labourers to bring in the harvest.

Return to Book Yhe. I think this is something that all humans in this world yearn for. Offer The Grace Card, and never underestimate the power of God’s love. This book will rekindle your faith. Guided by the street-wise Little Bo Jo-Ann RobinsonDavid quickly learns about the neighborhood and how to approach the cynical juveniles.