The Pastor's Wife: The True Story of a Minister and the Shocking Death That Divided a Family

The Pastor's Wife: The True Story of a Minister and the Shocking Death That Divided a Family

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by Diane Fanning
     
 

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A HOUSE OF WORSHIP

When Pastor Matthew Winkler was found dead at his Fourth Street Church of Christ parsonage in Selmer, Tennessee, both police investigators and parishioners were shaken and mystified: How could evil strike this cradle of faith? Meanwhile, Mrs. Winkler and her three daughters were still missing…

A FAMILY SHROUDED IN

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A HOUSE OF WORSHIP

When Pastor Matthew Winkler was found dead at his Fourth Street Church of Christ parsonage in Selmer, Tennessee, both police investigators and parishioners were shaken and mystified: How could evil strike this cradle of faith? Meanwhile, Mrs. Winkler and her three daughters were still missing…

A FAMILY SHROUDED IN SIN

A frantic search for Mary Winkler and the girls ensued. Once they were found, on a beach in Alabama, Mary was charged with murdering her husband in cold blood. But why did Mary pull the trigger? What sexual and psychological abuses did she allege she had suffered?

A CASE THAT SHOCKED THE NATION

In the months that followed, the crime—and the Winkler’s marriage—would be exposed by the national media; Mary herself even appeared on Oprah. Set in a world of domineering men, obedient wives, and unshakable faith, this is the true story about what happened to Matthew Winkler and THE PASTOR’S WIFE

* With 8 pages of alarming photographs *

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312949297
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
11/04/2008
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
639,602
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 6.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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