Fearfully and Wonderfully: The Marvel of Bearing God's Image (Paperback)

Fearfully and Wonderfully: The Marvel of Bearing God's Image By Paul Brand, Philip Yancey Cover Image
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World Magazine Book of the Year Short List

Discover this updated and combined edition of two bestselling books

The human body holds endlessly fascinating secrets. The resilience of skin, the strength and structure of the bones, the dynamic balance of the muscles--your physical being is knit according to a pattern of stunning purpose.

In Fearfully and Wonderfully, readers will find:

  • Completely revised and updated editions of Gold Medallion winners Fearfully and Wonderfully Made and In His Image together in one volume;
  • A new preface that introduces both volumes for a new era; and
  • A discussion guide at the back of the book to jumpstart group conversations on the topics covered

Join renowned leprosy surgeon Dr. Paul Brand and bestselling writer Philip Yancey on a remarkable journey through inner space--a spellbinding account of medical intervention, pain and healing, and the courage of humanity. Discover here the eternal truths revealed by our seemingly ordinary existence. The human body is a window into the very structure of God's creation and a testament to God's glory.

About the Author


Dr. Paul Brand (1914-2003) grew up in India, studied medicine in London, and practiced orthopedic surgery in India and the United States. He achieved world renown for his innovative techniques in the treatment of leprosy. He wrote Clinical Mechanics of the Hand, still considered a classic in the field of hand surgery, as well as The Gift of Pain (coauthored with Philip Yancey) and God's Forever Feast. Before his death in 2003, he received many honors, including the prestigious Albert Lasker Award and appointment as Commander of the Order of the British Empire.Philip Yancey has written twenty-five books. Early on he crafted best-selling books such as Disappointment with God and Where Is God When It Hurts? while also editing The Student Bible. More recently, he has explored central issues of the Christian faith, penning award-winning titles such as The Jesus I Never Knew, What's So Amazing About Grace?, and Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference? Yancey's books have garnered thirteen Gold Medallion Awards from Christian publishers and booksellers. He currently has more than fifteen million books in print, published in over forty languages worldwide. Yancey worked as a journalist in Chicago for some twenty years, editing the youth magazine Campus Life while also writing for a wide variety of magazines including Reader's Digest, Saturday Evening Post, National Wildlife, and Christianity Today. He recently released his memoir, Where the Light Fell.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781514003879
ISBN-10: 1514003872
Publisher: IVP
Publication Date: September 14th, 2021
Pages: 272
Language: English