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When you look back on your life at who or what has influenced you, what usually comes to mind? Chances are you will answer one of two things—people or books. You will be the same person in five years as you are today except for the people you meet and the books you read. Books have a major impact on who we are and will become. Think about it. How did you receive much of your education? Through books.
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The bestselling book of all time is believed to be the Bible , but the holy book is not the only title attracting readers looking for books that reflect Christian values. Christian publishers produce a variety of fiction novels covering traditional commercial genres — historical, suspense, romance, contemporary — but their readers desire more than a good story. Between and , the Christian market saw a revenue increase of 5 percent. These steady increases over the past three years have continued despite a decline in Christian book distributors and the shuttering of Family Christian Stores, the largest retailer of Christian books and merchandise in the country, which closed all of its stores in 36 states in , after declaring bankruptcy in Nonfiction titles tend to dominate the Christian publishing market. Her self-help book, Girl Wash Your Face , has sold more than 2 million copies since its publication in February and has stayed on The New York Times bestseller list for 34 weeks. You know, the good guy wins, justice is always served.
By Dan Balow. On June 28, The list of the best-selling Christian books of all time almost demands every single title carry some sort of disclaimer, but that disclaimer would be different depending on the individual. Differences over theology mainly will affect this list. Certain portrayals of theology are some of the issues that divide us, so I thought I would just toss out a list and leave the editing of the list to someone else. Other than the Bible, which is the far and away the best-selling Christian book of all time with sales in the billions, here is my list for your consideration:.
Books, of course, had existed long before Luther posted his 95 Theses. It was his genius to grasp an opportunity that had scarcely existed before he invented a new way to converse through books. In the process he changed Western religion and European society forever. Reading helped fuel the Reformation, and in turn, the Reformation helped fuel the spread of reading. And Wittenberg was not an isolated case. In many medium-sized and small German towns, the Reformation galvanized an industry that had withered after the first flush of over-exuberant experimentation.