90 Minutes in Heaven

90 Minutes in Heaven

A True Story of Death & Life

Paperback - 2014
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Recounts the experience of Baptist minister Don Piper, who was pronounced dead at the scene of a car accident and experienced the glories of heaven for ninety minutes, but who miraculously came back to life, where he endured a long and painful recovery.
Published: Grand Rapids, Michigan :, Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group,, [2014]
Edition: Tenth anniversary edition.
ISBN: 9780800723231
Branch Call Number: 231.7309 PIP
Characteristics: 245 pages :,illustrations (mostly color) ;,22 cm
Additional Contributors: Murphey, Cecil
Alternative Title: Ninety minutes in heaven


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Feb 13, 2018

Baptist minister has serious accident and a near-death experience where he goes to heaven. This is covered in the first few chapters. The majority of the book then deals with his recovery, his work with others who have had serious accidents, and those who either are dying or have someone who has just died.

KMHopkins Feb 21, 2016

Amazing story - uplifting and encouraging!! Especially helpful after our 22 year old died.

BugLady1 Apr 17, 2013

Inspiring book.

Jul 26, 2012

Read July 2012

Apr 12, 2012

Interesting book, competently written. I agree with the poster who says it's more about the author's recovery than his time in heaven - not quite what I was expecting, somehow, though I was glad of what he did say. However, he lost me when he wrote about sitting in a cafe with a friend and they looked around and thought that probably the place was full of "lost" people who were "going to hell". I will never understand how people who believe in a loving God, can also believe in hell. I suppose it's a Southern Baptist hellfire-and-brimstone approach but unfortunately that negates the very origins of Christianity, in which Jesus died for all our sins. For a much more interesting book on time spent in heaven, I would recommend "Heaven is For Real" by Todd Burpo.

Astros1948 Sep 11, 2011

A good book. If we all could spend time in Heaven and come back this world would be a lot different.

jcrow Jun 16, 2011

moving, a pastors death experiance of 90 minutes in heaven (true event) and his struggles back on earth.

Dec 20, 2010

This book took my breath away, it was very inspirational! There should be no doubt in anyones mind after reading this that heaven is probably more then he was able to describe!

Oct 29, 2010

Very emotional story. The story tends to be more about the author's recovery process as opposed to what Heaven looks like and he seems a bit repetative, but it really makes you think hard about religion, family, friends, and self-worth.

Sep 26, 2010

A very interesting read... I read this book right after reading, '23 Minutes in Hell.' I can easily tell you where I'd rather be spending my eternity. Both are very good books and I would recommend them.

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