The Essential Works of John Wesley presents the best and most enriching writings of one of America's greatest preacher's and revivalist's. Wesley produced an enormous amount of literature during his lifetime, and here his work is distilled into the essential, the most compelling spiritual literature he produced.
John Wesley is, of course, widely known as a churchmen, and is rightly remembered for delivering thousands of sermons, but during his ministry he also wrote articles, essays, and letters which provided the foundation for the Wesleyan movement. This volume contains a sample of all of these various materials including:
Selections from his personal journals
A wide variety of selected sermons
Selections from his notes on the New Testament
Selected Tracts, Articles, and Essays
Selected Personal Letters
Contributions to Hymnody
and his own spiritual biography
The Essential Works of John Wesley also contains a complete Scripture index, as well as resources for further study. Finally, the text has been lightly updated into modern English for easy comprehension. Together, all of these elements make this the perfect addition to the library of those in the Wesleyan tradition, historical enthusiasts, or avid readers of theology.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 1408 Vendor: Barbour Publishing Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9.25 X 6.25 X 2.50 (inches) ISBN: 1616260033 ISBN-13: 9781616260033 Availability: In Stock
Want to know how to live the Christian life? Learn from one of the foremost authorities, John Wesley, in this single-volume library of journal selections, sermons, and other addresses, essays, and letters. Two and a half centuries ago, the great Methodist distinguished himself as one of the world’s greatest authorities on the committed Christian life. Now, his most powerful writings have been compiled under one cover, perfect for personal study, pastoral research, or Christian school use. Including sermons on conversion, growth in grace, and practical holiness; essays on theological questions; personal letters; even hymns written and translated by Wesley, this all-in-one resource has been lightly updated for ease of reading, featuring scripture from the New King James Version.