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Have a little faith [electronic resource] : A True Story. Mitch Albom.

Albom, Mitch. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780316372954 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2011.

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Summary, etc.: What if our beliefs were not what divided us, but what pulled us together In Have a Little Faith, Mitch Albom offers a beautifully written story of a remarkable eight-year journey between two worlds—two men, two faiths, two communities—that will inspire readers everywhere. Albom's first nonfiction book since Tuesdays with Morrie, Have a Little Faith begins with an unusual request: an eighty-two-year-old rabbi from Albom's old hometown asks him to deliver his eulogy. Feeling unworthy, Albom insists on understanding the man better, which throws him back into a world of faith he'd left years ago. Meanwhile, closer to his current home, Albom becomes involved with a Detroit pastor—a reformed drug dealer and convict—who preaches to the poor and homeless in a decaying church with a hole in its roof. Moving between their worlds, Christian and Jewish, African-American and white, impoverished and well-to-do, Albom observes how these very different men employ faith...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
4.9 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Hyperion e-books, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1205 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Religion & Spirituality.
Self-Improvement.
Genre: Electronic books.

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