A Severe Mercy - Sheldon Vanauken

A Severe Mercy

By Sheldon Vanauken

  • Release Date: 2011-07-26
  • Genre: Christianity
Score: 4.5
From 61 Ratings


Beloved, profoundly moving account of the author's marriage, the couple's search for faith and friendship with C. S. Lewis, and a spiritual strength that sustained Vanauken after his wife's untimely death.


  • A Lifelong Favorite

    By Mlkozacek
    This will always be one of my favorite books to re read over and over again.
  • Sappy but still good

    By Nihonkirisuto
    Very very very very sappy and sentimental but still worth the read as an insight into a couple's love.
  • A severe Mercy

    By David Bloom
    A moving and insightful memoir of the deep love between two people blessed by God the love of Christ and their love for one another. I have and my wife and daughter all loved and have reread it many times.
  • Great Book

    By Jordan.Schiller
    This book really digs into the deepest aspect of life. Allowing the reader to feel what a life lived to the fullest is really meant. More people should read this book!