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Book Review — The Day I Met Jesus

on March 8, 2015

Janet BookReview DayIMetJesus

“The Day I Met Jesus” by Frank Viola and Mary E. Demuth

Have you ever felt invisible?

Most women have at least sometime in their life.

In this book, are the stories of five women from the Bible,

told as if from their own lips.

These women were treated as invisible,

but found guilty because they did not behave the way others thought they should.

They were judged, criticized, and even ignored.

Five women who met Jesus face to face,

and their lives were changed by it!

Don’t you want to know how?

Don’t you want to know these women?

What I most liked about this book,

 it gives these women a voice.

They are finally heard!

And it is because of Jesus.

Frank Viola and Mary E. DeMuth have done a wonderful job on this book.

Some of the gems of truth I remember from the book –

“It’s hypocritical for sinners to want to harm other sinners…”

“If this Jesus could befriend thieves, would He be my friend too?”

“Being a disciple isn’t about serving or keeping a spiritual to-do list.”

You won’t regret reading this book. 

These women will stay in your thoughts,

 because they met Jesus face to face,

just as we wish we could.

I found this book to be very encouraging,

as well as enlightening about women’s lives in the days when Jesus walked this earth.

You can get this book at 50% off at  Use the link below —

The Day I Met Jesus

This offer ends March 17.  It includes some free downloads.

The book is also available at Amazon and Christian

The authors also have a website –

You can read a free sample from the book at the website,

and read an interview with the authors.

For another opinion on the book, read Pastor Jack Hayford’s article at Charisma News —

(I did receive a free preview copy of this book from the publisher, so I could read and review it.

These opinions are my own.  I really did enjoy reading this book, and I think you will too.)

One more opinion on this book from a blog —

A great new book, The Day I Met Jesus

If you have read the book, I would love to see your opinion in the comments section below…


5 responses to “Book Review — The Day I Met Jesus

  1. allycarter1 says:

    Sounds like an interesting read.


    • Ally, Good to hear from you again! It is an interesting read. Different from other books I have read on women in the Bible.

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      • allycarter1 says:

        Oh in what way. I’ve always enjoyed reading the stories of women in the bible. I can’t count the amount of times I have read the books of Ruth and Esther!


    • Ally, This book reads from the woman’s voice herself, as if she is telling you her story. It makes the story come alive. The women all met Jesus when they really needed help. The woman at the well, the woman caught in adultery, the woman bleeding for 12 years and 2 others. Mary DeMuth writes as if she is the woman herself, sets up the background and situation for each woman, and then Jesus changes their lives!


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