- Media Type▼▲
- Author / Artist▼▲
- Top Rated▼▲
ChristianBook eBooks on nook
To read a Christianbook.com licensed eBook on your nook device, you will need to use Adobe Digital Editions.
Plug your nook into the computer and open Adobe Digital Editions.
If this is your first time plugging your nook into ADE, you will need to authorize your nook in order add eBooks.
Once plugged in, your nook will be displayed in the left column of Adobe Digital Editions under the Bookshelves.
When you've chose an eBook that you wish to add to your nook, click and drag the eBook over the nook icon and let go when you see the green plus symbol.
After you've added your eBooks to your nook, you can unplug the device from your computer and access your Library.
To access your Christianbook.com licensed eBooks, first click the orange "My Library" button on the nook home screen to access your eBooks.
Next, click on "View My Documents" at the bottom of your nook's navigation screen.
Use the arrows to browse and then click the circle on the right side to select your eBook.
You are now ready to enjoy your eBook!
Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.
|Format: DRM Free ePub|
Vendor: Hendrickson Publishers
Publication Date: 2011
Availability: In Stock
David GoughAlexandria, VAAge: 55-65Gender: male4 Stars Out Of 5A strong challenge to modern "spirituality"May 10, 2014David GoughAlexandria, VAAge: 55-65Gender: maleQuality: 3Value: 4Meets Expectations: 4It is difficult to know just how to characterize the theology of William Law. Indeed, it seems to have evolved throughout his lifetime. A defrocked Episcopalian minister, he later wielded influence on the Wesley brothers and the early formation of Methodism, as well as Samuel Johnson and the Enlightenment movement. In addition he was closely identified with the noted historian, Edward Gibbon. He was strongly opinionated and outspoken in his writing on what later became known as "the deeper life." In his later years he embraced the teachings of Jacob Behman and drifted toward a mystic brand of theology, one that he had earlier criticized. "A Serious Call to a Devout and Holy Life" was written when Law was in his early-40s. Although it alludes to Scripture, its lack of direct references are perhaps a "tip-off" of the more "feeling"-oriented theological posture he would later espouse. Despite these observations, the book presents a strong challenge to the laissez-faire spirituality which characterizes much of the Western church today. When Law was still a student at Cambridge he drew up a set of "rules for my future conduct," many of which likely appear in one form or another in this volume. We could all take a page from that example. "A Serious Call..." is at times overstated and its reiterations are somewhat monotonous. His use of "characters," through whom many of his points are made, is a helpful literary device that hastens the pace in places. This is a difficult book to navigate, but a slow and thoughtful read will produce fruitful results.
Lois Hennigan5 Stars Out Of 5Great bookMay 28, 2013Lois HenniganI have not finished reading the book, but for what I have completed, it is great.
Other Customers Also Purchased
Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary: Based on Articles from the Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible - eBookJ.D. Douglas, Merrill C. Tenney, Moisés SilvaZondervan / 2011 / ePub$19.995 Stars Out Of 5 8 ReviewsAvailability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW6571EB
How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth: Fourth Edition / Special edition - eBookGordon D. Fee, Douglas StuartZondervan / 2014 / ePub$12.99Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW48949EB
Coming Back Stronger: Unleashing the Hidden Power of Adversity - eBookDrew Brees, Chris FabryTyndale House / 2010 / ePub$9.99 Retail:4.5 Stars Out Of 5 14 Reviews
$15.99Save 38% ($6.00)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW19688EB
Moments Together for Growing Closer to God: Devotions for Drawing Near to God & One Another - eBookDennis Rainey, Barbara RaineyBethany House / 2003 / ePub$7.19 Retail:
$8.99Save 20% ($1.80)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW67039EB
Find Related Products
- Christian Living >> Holy Spirit >> Pursuing Holiness
- Christian Living >> Spirituality >> Spirituality Classics
- Download >> Christian Living >> Spirituality
- Download >> eBooks >> Christian Living >> Holy Spirit
- Download >> eBooks >> Christian Living >> Spirituality
- eBooks >> Christian Living >> Holy Spirit >> Pursuing Holiness
- eBooks >> Christian Living >> Spirituality >> Spirituality Classics
- Start A New Search