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Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Where Has Oprah Taken Us? The Religious Influence of the World's Most Famous Woman

By Stephen Mansfield
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.67 Stars

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On 1/13 Deb K wrote: Everyone knows who Oprah is~she has been loved by many for years. I admit~I am a fan of hers too so I was excited to read this book. I liked how it started out~giving a look at how she came into this world,and the troubles that she had along the way.As she has worked hard to get where she is in life ... Where Has Oprah Taken Us? Book Review

Deb K's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/14 Liber8tedsoul wrote: I know people who absolutely LOVE Oprah, her word is bond and her ways are law to these people. They tune into her show more faithfully than they do most other things and they buy any product she promotes. For me, I have always respected Oprah versus love her. Her success as a media mogul and business ... Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

Liber8tedsoul's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/11 chrcon wrote: I have long thought that Oprah Winfrey was one of the most dangerous women in America. Why? Because when she had a daily television show she led so many individuals (mainly the women who watched her show) astray. She did so with the guests she had on her show, and the books and other materials they were ... The most dangerous woman in America

chrcon's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/2 joni taylor wrote: Book Description: An evocative exploration of Oprah Winfrey’s religious beliefs, from her rejection of her Baptist upbringing to her controversial rise as “an icon of church-free spirituality.” Born into poverty in Mississippi in 1954 and rising through talent, hard work and despite tragedy—she ... Where Has Oprah Taken Us Review

joni's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/12 sardensco wrote: Although one of the most influential leaders of our time started out Baptist, she has allowed the early views, self- satisfying and liberal ideas seep into her now soup type of religion... throwing a little of this and a little of that into her life and calling it good. I did enjoy this book, but you ... Book Review for Where Has Oprah Taken Us by Stephen Mansfield

sardensco's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/17 Ramona Williams wrote: The book, "Where Has Oprah Taken Us" by Stephen Mansfield is a biographical analysis of Oprah Winfrey's religious beliefs. Mansfield seeks to explain how Oprah's quest for spiritual enlightenment allowed her to become a spiritual leader to many. He sets out to take you on a journey of two roads merging ... Book Review: Where Has Oprah Taken Us by Stephen Mansfield

Ramona's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/1 Susanna Shuey wrote: This book is an interesting combination of biography (of Oprah) and philosophy. Stephen Mansfield takes us through Oprah's difficult childhood and into her rise to fame and the development of her worldview and religious beliefs, both of which are a hodge podge of New Age ideas and confusion. Mansfield ... Oprah's religious influence

Susanna's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/20 Khristine Doiron wrote: I received this book free from the publisher through the BookSneeze®.com http://booksneeze®.com/ book review bloggers program. I was not required to write a positive review. The opinions I have expressed are my own. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part ... Book Review for Where Has Oprah Taken Us by Stephen Mansfield

Khristine's Rating:

1 Stars

On 12/12 stereoqueenbee wrote: An interesting take on this person though I think she does more good even despite not all being Christian thoughts she passes on. There are good thoughts, ideas and practices in every religion and taking the best out of them should not take away from our faith but rather should add or enhance it. I was ... Where Has Oprah Taken Us?

stereoqueenbee's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/11 jayne mcsherry wrote:     I approached this work with trepidation.  The last thing I wanted to read was vitriol about another famous, successful woman.  I was pleasantly surprised.  Taking us from Oprah’s shaky start in Southern Mississippi author Stephen Mansfield gives us a careful and reasoned ... Where Has Oprah Taken Us? By Stephen Mansfield

jayne's Rating:

4 Stars