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January 28, 2014

Balfour to hold book signing at Thomas University

THOMASVILLE — Thomas University will host a book signing for R.C. Balfour III’s newest book, Adventures of the Patriarchs, The Genesis of Faith, at 2 p.m. Sunday, in the Balfour Chapel on TU’s Main Campus.

Based on the stories from the book of Genesis in the Bible, Balfour uses contemporary language and a creative flair to tell tales about the personal struggles, battles and love affairs of the Patriarchs.

 At the same time, the author concisely develops the beginning of faith in the One Omnipotent God, including God's covenant with Abraham as carried forward by his sons Isaac, Jacob and his descendants.

The progeny of Abraham’s son Ishmael by the servant girl, Hagar, develops into the Arab nations and the conflict which extends even to this day.

During the event, the author will be available for a question-and-answer session as well as personal inscriptions during the event.

For more information, call (229) 227-6903 or e-mail mfriddell@thomasu.edu.

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