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J. C. Ryle – William Grimshaw of Haworth & His Ministry

‘Perhaps this century has not produced another who could say with more justice and propriety to his hearers (if his great humility would have permitted him). “be ye followers of me, as I am of Christ”.’ — JOHN NEWTON ‘A … Continue reading

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Matthew Henry: A Biography of the Popular And Prominent Puritan Author

Matthew Henry was a 17th and early 18th Century minister of the Gospel in Chester, England, and died in 1714. Quoting Charles Spurgeon: “First among the mighty for general usefulness we are bound to mention the man whose name is … Continue reading

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John Wesley and His Ministry (biography) – J. C. Ryle / Audio Book

John Wesley and His Ministry (biography) – J. C. Ryle / Audio Book John Wesley – (1703-1791), preacher, theologian and founder of the Methodist Church The Wesley family was made famous by the two brothers, John and Charles, who worked … Continue reading

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Jonathan Edwards and Wife Sarah (Biography / Lecture)

Jonathan Edwards and Wife Sarah (Biography / Lecture) Jonathan Edwards playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=… Jonathan Edwards – (1703-1758), American puritan theologian and philosopher Edwards was born in East Windsor, Connecticut, to Timothy Edwards, pastor of East Windsor, and Esther Edwards. The only … Continue reading

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Biography of William Cowper (Institutionalised for Insanity)

Biography of William Cowper (Institutionalised for Insanity) William Cowper (26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry … Continue reading

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Life of John Newton – Iain Murray (Christian biography)`

Life of John Newton – Iain Murray (Christian biography)` John Newton playlist: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list… https://www.facebook.com/ChristianDev… John Newton – (1725-1807), Evangelical divine and hymn writer Newton was born in London July 24, 1725, the son of a commander of a merchant ship … Continue reading

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Life of William Tyndale – Iain Murray (Christian biography)

Life of William Tyndale – Iain Murray (Christian biography) Biographies playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list… Iain Murray playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list… William Tyndale (1494–1536) was an English scholar who became a leading figure in Protestant reform in the years leading up to his execution. He … Continue reading

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