Erich Segal was a writer, educator, and screenwriter. He was born in Brooklyn, New York on June 16, He graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in . “Personajes enfrentados a las realidades de la vida, el amor y el dinero. Analisa por dentro a los que quisieran salvar nuestras almas [el] hijo varĂ³n de una. Buy Actos de Fe by Erich Segal (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.

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I had really high hopes for this book but then realized that the religious themes were actually overwhelming. As it was, I had the impression that Tim just “fell” into the collar because there were no other alternatives for him in life. But having said that, it’s a great insight, yet not too heavy, into how the two faiths are different yet similar at the same time. Another good example in how not to finish a book Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. May 13, Aritri Gupta rated it really liked it.

This is one of those books that makes you joyful for having read it. Write a customer review. This is perhaps the author’s best work, a rendering that is hauntingly beautiful and well-balanced.


Kehidupan mereka dipenuhi cobaan, godaan dan cinta, terutama Deborah, yang kemudian mencintai seorang calon Pastor, Timothy, yang telah dikenalnya sejak remaja. It is a multiple love story– two actls love of their God, one Jewish, one Christian.

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Yet it is also a love story of a Jewish woman, who fervently loves her religion but as This book satisfies. Paperbackpages. This book must resonate within most people– the main theme being love across religious boundaries. As well researched and plotted as this is, I entered into with skepticism from the outset. Books by Erich Segal. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.


Acts of Faith by Erich Segal

She was raised to be docile and dutiful–the perfect rabbi’s wife–but love will lead her to rebellion. Timothy is easily the star of the story for me and the only one whose actions in the end justified the build up.

Aug 21, Jennifer rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Maybe, it was too predictable most of the times, or maybe just when a thought process was leading to something monumental, it suddenly lost all steam or maybe I was expecting something entirely different.

Timothy, Deborah’s love interest in the book, is a Christian who finds his affinity towards the Church in the late beginning of the book. Tapi Tuhan tidak meninggalkan mereka semua.

I suspect that after the success of Love Story, both the book and the film, he wished to repeat it and wrote hi I must confess that old age and maturity is making me have a more kinder attitude towards Erich Segal’s books.

Acts of Faith

It was extremely interesting and the characters and locations were well drawn. The story intertwines three lives: What I loved most about this book was the simultaneous narration of three characters– an amazing feature in a Segal book. Sep 30, Saheb Motiani rated it liked it. Since this is an older book, I am almost certain I read it many years ago. I must confess that old age and maturity is making me have a more kinder attitude towards Erich Segal’s books.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Ve and try again. Still, I love this novel for all its glib narration and simplistic storytelling.


And that is what has given meaning to my life. Yet the dilemmas the drich each face identify the different types of love and the joys and duties that go along with them.

I remember at that time I could not put the book down and was very moved by the story. Return to Book Page. Though, it gets a bit dead bang in the middle of the book, when the Segal begins to draw out detailed descriptions of individual journeys of Timothy’s and Deborah’s claim to fame in their respective fields. Daniel is under a fs of pressure to take over as the Rabbi after his father, whereas his sister Deborah would love to study Jewish law, but isn’t allowed to because she’s a girl.

After Deborah is gone, Daniel finds his ercih in the church and with a little push and a shove here and there finds himself totally involved as a priest.

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He was best-known for writing the novel Love Storya bestseller, and writing the motion picture of the same name, which was a major hit. The character development was well done.

Paternal and parental love and sacrifice, adolescent love torn apart, spiritual love and the burden that accompany it.