By Ted Dekker
A sweeping epic set within the harsh deserts of Arabia and old Palestine.
A struggle that rages among kingdoms on the planet and within the heart.
The harrowing trip of the girl on the heart of it all.
Step again in time to the 12 months of our Lord...A.D. 30.
The outcast daughter of 1 of the main robust Bedouin sheikhs in Arabia, Maviah is named directly to defend the very those who rejected her. while their enemies release a surprising assault with devastating results, Maviah escapes with assistance from of her father's warriors--Saba who speaks extra with is sword than his voice and Judah, a Jew who comes from a tribe which could learn the celebrities. Their trip can be fraught with negative hazard. in the event that they can continue to exist the substantial forbidding sands of a desolate tract that's lethal to such a lot, they're going to achieve a brutal international subjugated through kings and emperors. There Maviah needs to safe an not going alliance with King Herod of the Jews.
But Maviah's course leads her unexpectedly to a different guy. An enigmatic instructor who speaks of a fashion during this existence which deals better energy than any country. His identify is Yeshua, and his phrases flip every thing identified on its head. notwithstanding following him could current even higher threat, his could be the purely means for Maviah to avoid wasting her people--and herself.
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A.D. 30 by Ted Dekker