Running the Race: Eric Liddell -- Olympic Champion and Missionary

The enduring fascination of the life of Eric Liddell is remarkable It is remarkable because he was in many respects an ordinary soul It is remarkable no doubt also because the lifestyle and faith that he espoused cannot be said to be popular or even well understood in our sceptical and secular age Most people would blink in genuine amazement at a man who sought seriouslThe enduring fascination of the life of Eric Liddell is remarkable It is remarkable because he was in many respects an ordinary soul It is remarkable no doubt also because the lifestyle and faith that he espoused cannot be said to be popular or even well understood in our sceptical and secular age Most people would blink in genuine amazement at a man who sought seriously to live by the Bible and devote himself to the spread of its message It seems outdated to so many a curio a vestige of a past age a distant enchantment or perhaps nostalgia for an era irretrievably lost, and yet there is the fascination concerning someone who seemed so guileless, yet so assured.
Running the Race Eric Liddell Olympic Champion and Missionary The enduring fascination of the life of Eric Liddell is remarkable It is remarkable because he was in many respects an ordinary soul It is remarkable no doubt also because the lifestyle and faith that

  • Title: Running the Race: Eric Liddell -- Olympic Champion and Missionary
  • Author: John W. Keddie
  • ISBN: 9780852346655
  • Page: 398
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “Running the Race: Eric Liddell -- Olympic Champion and Missionary”

    1. After going to a BYU devotional and hearing about Eric Liddle's mission to China, I became interested in learning more about him and particularly his mission. This book was interesting but only had a couple of chapters dedicated to details of his missionary experience.

    2. I believe this was the other biography I read of Eric Liddell. See my review of Sally Magnuson's work on him for more details about his life.

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