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Books

  • The Torchlighter's Biography Series: Corrie ten Boom Story

    2014

    Corrie ten Boom and her family are watchmakers in Haarlem, Holland, where they give what little they have to spread God’s love and help others. But everything changes when World War II erupts and Hitler’s army takes over their country. As the Nazis round up Corrie’s Jewish neighbors and send them to deadly concentration camps, she knows that something must be done to stop them. But what can one small family do in the face of such great evil?

    Read the amazing true story of Corrie ten Boom, a Torchlighter hero of the faith, and discover how her obedience to God saved lives and continues to inspire others today.

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Articles

23 Feb 2017

A war story: “There is no pit so deep God’s love is not deeper still“

by Kaylena Radcliff | Issue 121

One was an ethnically Jewish Carmelite nun , the other a Dutch Reformed watchmaker. One received her doctorate, the other initially failed to get even a Bible training certificate. On the surface Edith Stein (1891–1942) and Corrie ten Boom (1892–1983) had little in common, but their faith and choices during World War II bound them in suffering.

[Last photograph of Edith Stein]

The Watchmaker’s Daughter

Cornelia (Corrie) ten Boom was the fourth surviving child of a poor but generous Dutch Reformed couple, Casper and Cornelia ten Boom. After...

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Products

  • Christian History Magazine #121: Faith in the Foxholes $5.00

    Christian History Magazine #121: Faith in the Foxholes

    • Magazine
    • 2017
    • 60 Pages
    • Christian History Institute

    An expanded issue of Christian History on faith and World Wars I and II.

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  • Torchlighters 12-Pack: First 12 Episodes $49.99

    Torchlighters 12-Pack: First 12 Episodes

    • DVD
    • Animation
    • All
    • 360 Minutes/ 6 Hours
    • 2005-2014
    • Christian History Institute

    The Torchlighters is a series of animated programs with strong values and educational content for youth ages 8-12. Each episode presents the story of a true-life hero from Christian history. Kids will see what God can do through a "Torchlighter" and will be challenged to carry their own torch while learning about the history of our faith. This set includes the first 12 episodes. For more information, visit http://www.torchlighters.org and watch this preview.

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  • Torchlighters Biography Series: Corrie ten Boom $7.99

    Torchlighters Biography Series: Corrie ten Boom

    • Book
    • 2014
    • 94
    • Christian History Institute

    Read the amazing true story of Corrie ten Boom, a Torchlighter heroes of the faith, and discover how her obedience to God saved lives and continues to inspire others today. **Bulk Discounts now available! Order TEN or more biographies to receive each book for only $5!**

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  • Corrie ten Boom: A Faith Undefeated $11.99

    Corrie ten Boom: A Faith Undefeated

    • DVD
    • Documentary
    • All
    • 2013
    • 56 Minutes
    • Christian History Institute

    Corrie ten Boom: a Faith Undefeated recounts this unforgettable story for a new generation.

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  • Torchlighters: The Corrie Ten Boom Story $10.00

    Torchlighters: The Corrie Ten Boom Story

    • DVD
    • 2013
    • 30 Minutes
    • Animation
    • All
    • Christian History Institute

    Introduce children to the story of Corrie ten Boom, who helped protect Jews from the Nazi regime during World War II. An amazing story of courage, sacrifice, and forgiveness.

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