Lundin, Roger/Noll, Mark
Title VOICES FROM THE HEART, Four Centuries of American Piety
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Good
Publisher 1978, Eerdmans, 396 Pages 1978
Seller ID 1001
Hardback, Good Condition, This wide ranging anthology includes selections by both well-known and obscure Americans, beginning with the Puritans and ending with such twentieth-century figures as Elisabeth Elliott, Francis Schaeffer, and Catherine M arshall. A sampling of the sselections illustrates the collection's diversity: entries from David Brainerd's Journal, Francis Asbury's Diary Entries and Selected Letters, selections from the Memoirs of Charles G. Finney, excerpts on Holy Living fro m "The Way of Life" by Charles Hodge, and Phoebe Palmer's excerpt from the "Way of Holiness", plus many others. There are 55 such selections in all--each introduced with a brief sketch of the author that places him or her in religious history. A c ompelling celebration of the richness and complexity of Christian spiritual experience, this book will confront every reader with a piety that is fresh, diverse, and deeply felt.
JONATHAN EDWARDS, JOHN WINTHROP, CHARLES FINNEY, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, ETC