Prepared by editors of the distinguished series The Works of Jonathan Edwards
, this authoritative anthology includes selected treatises, sermons, and autobiographical material by early America's greatest theologian and philosopher.Includes
- Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
- Beauty and the World
- A Faithful Narrative of the Surprising Work of God
- Freedom of the Will
- The Nature of True Virtue
- And many more
Prepared by editors of the distinguished series The Works of Jonathan Edwards, this authoritative anthology includes selected treatises, sermons, and autobiographical material by early Americas greatest theologian and philosopher.
"Jonathan Edwards remains unequaled among North American theologians. These selections exemplify his special traits: eloquence, knowledge of the human heart, and metaphysical passion for complex beauty in nature, God, and Being-in-general."Richard R. Niebuhr, Hollis Professor of Divinity Emeritus, The Divinity School, Harvard University
Praise for the earlier edition:
"Selections . . . representative of both the public and the private Edwards . . . give readers a nuanced introduction to Edwards and his time as well as an accessible entrée to the whole body of his work."Booklist
"The most comprehensive one-volume Edwards anthology ever assembled."Gerald R. McDermott, Religious Studies Review
John E. Smith, Harry S. Stout, and Kenneth P. Minkema are editors of the multivolume series The Works of Jonathan Edwards, published by Yale University Press.