The Silence of God

The Silence of God

Gale Sears

on the flip of the 20 th century, St. Petersburg bargains the easiest of Imperial Russia. The great nation is stuffed with grand cathedrals, a devoted population, and plenty of those that love and revere Tsar Nicholas II and the Romanov kinfolk. yet as Russia turns into extra entrenched within the nice battle, a revolution starts off brewing inside of her personal borders.

For the rich Lindlof kinfolk, the single Latter-day Saints dwelling in St. Petersburg on the time, the glitz and glamour of the Silver Age quickly dissolves into mass uprising, dividing their relations and trying out their religion. existence for Agnes Lindlof is just not the same—changed perpetually through an ideology that forces equality and calls for the silence of God.

Agnes's lifelong pal, Natasha Ivanovna Gavrilova, is the daughter of a professor and an organization supporter of Bolshevik beliefs; she doesn't think in God in any respect. but, while the waves of the revolution wash over her relatives and her pals, Natasha needs to learn her personal middle and judge for herself what to think and what voice to pay attention to.

Based on an grand actual tale of the one Latter-day Saint relatives dwelling in St. Petersburg in the course of the Bolshevik Revolution, The Silence of Godis an extraordinary glimpse right into a attention-grabbing interval of historical past and a strong, striking novel of devotion and loyalty.

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