The Cord: The Love Story of Salmon and Rahab

Rahab, a former prostitute, has been saved by the Israelite Salmon from the horrible destruction of Jericho, using a scarlet cord that once belonged to his mother But Rahab is shocked when her trusted hero takes her into his tent, using the law regarding a captive woman According to the law, Rahab must spend thirty days in Salmon s tent They are not allowed to sleep togRahab, a former prostitute, has been saved by the Israelite Salmon from the horrible destruction of Jericho, using a scarlet cord that once belonged to his mother But Rahab is shocked when her trusted hero takes her into his tent, using the law regarding a captive woman According to the law, Rahab must spend thirty days in Salmon s tent They are not allowed to sleep together, but they can talk Although Rahab s past relationships make her want nothing to do with men any, she wants to learn everything she can about the God of the Israelites, who has seen fit to spare her life Salmon hopes that in their conversations about God s law, she will learn to care for him Surprisingly, he realizes that he has been the learner in the situation, beginning to see his God in different, illuminated ways Not until a crisis comes in their relationship does Rahab realize how entwined their lives have become The Cord is a love story between God and man and between man and woman Rahab and Salmon learn to love God and each other in ways neither thought possible.
The Cord The Love Story of Salmon and Rahab Rahab a former prostitute has been saved by the Israelite Salmon from the horrible destruction of Jericho using a scarlet cord that once belonged to his mother But Rahab is shocked when her trusted

  • Title: The Cord: The Love Story of Salmon and Rahab
  • Author: Cynthia Leavelle
  • ISBN: 9781615073467
  • Page: 414
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “The Cord: The Love Story of Salmon and Rahab”

    1. I know, it's my own book, but if I don't believe in it, who will? Anyway, I think there are some things worth reading in this book about God and the relationship he wants to have with us as well as about the Biblical people Salmon and Rahab. Check it out.

    2. ***Disclaimer: I was given this book by the author in exchange for an honest and fair review.***A beautiful and simply written novel, The Cord tells the story of Rahab, a prostitute from the walled city of Jericho and Salmon, an Israelite who has grown up in the desert waiting for the promised land. I wouldn't so much as call it a love story between a man and a woman, as love story between woman and God, and a story of learning about the Law and each other. The book begins a period of 30 days, w [...]

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