In 1956, five young men, including Elliot's husband, traveled into the jungles of Ecuador to establish communication with the fierce Waorani tribe. In a nearby village, their wives waited to hear from them. The news they received---all five missionaries had been murdered---changed lives forever. A powerful story of great courage and God's grace. 272 pages, hardcover from Hendrickson.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 272 Vendor: Hendrickson Publishers Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 1598564692 ISBN-13: 9781598564693 Availability: In Stock
"Through Gates of Splendor" is the true story of five young missionaries who were savagely killed while trying to establish communication with the Auca Indians of Ecuador. The story is told through the eyes of Elisabeth Elliot, the wife of one of the young men who was killed.