The Visitation has ratings and reviews. Mike (the Paladin) said: Peretti can run hot and cold but here he’s in top form as we follow the twin. by Frank Peretti. The Visitation is a suspenseful Christian book. Its plot deals with a false prophet claming to be Jesus, and a burnt-out pastor. Summary and reviews of The Visitation by Frank Peretti, plus links to a book excerpt from The Visitation and author biography of Frank Peretti.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. People start seeing Jesus in the clouds. However, the ending was such a disappointment!

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The Legend of Annie Murphy. Have read one other, with slightly less religious tones, which blew me away too ‘SCARS’ which has had visitayion little popularity I guess due to the religious aspect.

Extraordinary novel, in which the description of Christian life in America seemed to overshadow the actual supernatural plot, until you discover that they merge beautifully in the end. This book was an utter grace,such a travesty! The Visitation is a suspenseful Christian book. He has been trying to hide his past ever since pefetti death of his wife.

As such, The Visitation has been considered somewhat lighter in nature than Peretti’s other fiction. Frank Peretti writes well, and he makes it feel real.

A non-Christian would probably find this confusing, so I’d only recommend this novel to Christians. At one scene a very young girl is murdered by a demon in a very gruesome manner. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

It was a good book. Twinned with the First time I’ve read a religious novel like this one. And though it did keep my interest well all the way through it, there were times when I would get a little bored. If that’s not what you’re looking for be aware.


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Travis and his wife pastor the church for 15 years, and Travis sees God do many miraculous things. So when I first read this book I loved it because I felt like there was finally someone who understood the injustices and weirdness that goes on in ministry. I saw that quite a few of my friends and people I follow on Goodreads had read this novel. Remember I told you earlier that this novel seems to drag out a lot?

Dec 30, Angela rated it liked it Shelves: All these “sightings” make people look for Jesus, and they start seeing him in bushes, trees, rocks, etc. Retrieved from ” https: This was a major focus of the novel. Lewis and William Peter Blatty in my personal list of Christian authors, who left deep impression to me with their books.

The Secret of the Desert Stone. Apr 21, Debbie rated it liked it Shelves: There are sightings of angles and messianic images, and a crucifix cries liquid that can heal any physical limitations. Like many of Peretti’s stories, it is genuinely thought-provoking and will leave you exploring how you live out your own faith–if you are a Christian. Quotes from The Visitation. Travis realizes how God was with him the whole time, and he will now continue to trust God as he did before.

I was interested in finding out more ivsitation this visitation that goes from a mystery man to a mystery event to a great suspicion that took until the very end of a real thrill. His choice of language throughout the story makes you believe that you are a human who lives in Antioch experiencing pereetti supernatural events.


He’s crawled back into a shell and is doing his best to pull it in behind himself. This page was last edited on 28 Decemberat Articles lacking sources from May All articles lacking sources.

The Visitation

A misguided young man here sets out thinking that he has some extra special calling from God and that people just need to recognize it. That God has made provision for ALL I read another previous work and thought it was an okay read.

Open Preview See a Problem? I keep trying to read Peretti books and he is just too detailed for me. I like it and while I originally gave it 4 stars upon reflection I’m moving my rating up to 5. That’s why it’s called ‘fiction’, duh. He and his wife travel to every kind of pentecostal church imaginable, and just about every one is crazy. R rated it did not like it Shelves: Goodreads is the world’s largest site visitatlon readers with over 50 million hhe.

Most of the townspeople — who are portrayed as disillusioned, post-Pentecostal farmers — begin to believe in Nichols as a Messiah. Almost every “messed up” thing someone in the novel said or did I’ve seen, too. Eventually a man named Brandon Nichols reveals himself to be the framk. The mother, however, feels like she needs to tell about it. The Visitation will definitely not be the last novel I’ll read by Frank Peretti.

Charming dude arrives at a town. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I also truly enjoy when he argues with Travis.

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