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John Bunyan, his life, times and work

by Brown, John

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Published by W. Isbister in London .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPR3331 B7 1887
The Physical Object
Pagination504p.
Number of Pages504
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24474142M

Download or stream John Bunyan: His Life, Times, and Work by John Brown. Get 50% off this audiobook at the AudiobooksNow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet. John Bunyan (), an evangelical Baptist preacher, would have been forgotten long ago if he had not written The Pilgrim's Progress, which brought him fame and some fortune as a man of letters. The exact date of his birth is not known. But on Novem , no doubt as an infant only a few days old, he was christened in the Church of.

When he wrote Pilgrim's Progress, his fame spread rapidly, and within 50 years of his death, the book was reputed to be in most English homes. John Brown's biography of John Bunyan remains the standard, despite the lapse of over years since it was first published. The author was one of Bunyan's successors as minister of the church in Bedford.   A traveling tinker, John Bunyan accepted long imprisonment rather than give up preaching the Gospel. He explained the life of the Spirit in language the common people could understand and in pictures that stuck in the mind. When he wrote The Pilgrim’s Progress, his fame spread rapidly, and within fifty years of his death, the book was reputed to be in most .

The Pilgrim’s Progress, religious allegory by the English writer John Bunyan, published in two parts in and The work is a symbolic vision of the good man’s pilgrimage through life. At one time second only to the Bible in popularity, The Pilgrim’s Progress is the most famous Christian allegory still in print. Fearless Pilgrim: The Life and Times of John Bunyan is Faith Cook’s contribution to the ever-growing list of John Bunyan biographies. The author, who is clearly sympathetic with Bunyan’s theology and deeply admires her subject, presents Bunyan’s life, ministry, and works within the context of the tumultuous period of English history through which he lived.


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John Bunyan, his life, times and work by Brown, John Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is an early biography of John Bunyan, written by one of his successors at Bunyan Meeting. Brown, however, is appreciative but not hagiographical.

He is learned and erudite and this large work is the definitive and by far the best biography of a man whose life was one of drama.5/5(1). John Bunyan, His Life, Times and Work, His Life, Times, and Work - Kindle edition by Brown, John.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading John Bunyan, His Life, Times and Work, His Life, Times, and Work.5/5(1).

John Bunyan,His Life, Times, and Work book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Presented here is the third editio /5. But his popularity as a powerful lay preacher exploded. The extent of his work grew. “When the country understood that the tinker had turned preacher,” biographer John Brown tells us, “they came to hear the word by hundreds, and that from all parts” (John Bunyan: His Life, Times, and Work, ).

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John Bunyan's Beginning. Bunyan was born in in the heart of England, a mile south of Bedford a few years before the English Civil War. His family was so poor that when his father died, John was left only one shilling and his tinker's anvil. The standard biography is John Bunyan, His His life, Times, and Work by John Brown, D.D., Minister of the Bunyan Church at Bedford (London: Isbister and Co.).

The edition of was largely rewritten, and includes many new facts in regard to Bunyan's life. Full text of "John Bunyan: his life, times and work" See other formats. A traveling tinker, John Bunyan accepted long imprisonment rather than give up preaching the Gospel. He explained the life of the Spirit in language the common people could understand and in pictures that stuck in the mind.

When he wrote The Pilgrim’s Progress, his fame spread rapidly, and within fifty years of his death, the book was reputed to be in most English homes. The Works of John Bunyan Volume I: With an Introduction to Each Treatise, Notes, and a Sketch of His Life, Times, and Contemporaries John Bunyan $ - $ Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for John Bunyan: His Life, Times and Work by John Brown (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at.

John Bunyan, (born NovemberElstow, Bedfordshire, England—died AugLondon), celebrated English minister and preacher, author of The Pilgrim’s Progress (), the book that was the most characteristic expression of the Puritan religious outlook.

His other works include doctrinal and controversial writings; a spiritual autobiography, Grace Abounding. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, John, John Bunyan, his life, times and work. London, Isbister [] (OCoLC)   Presented here is the third edition of John Brown's definitive biography of the great English preacher and writer John Bunyan ().

Bunyan is best known for his allegory 'The Pilgrim's Progress' but wrote numerous other works including Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners. A tinker by Pages: “Bless You, Prison, for Having Been in My Life!” Inabout 50 miles northwest of London in Bedford, John Bunyan was released from twelve years of imprisonment.

He was 44 years old. Just before his release (it seems) he. The Works of John Bunyan: With an Introduction to Each Treatise, Notes, and a Sketch of His Life, Times, and Contemporaries Volume 1 of The Works of John Bunyan: With an Introduction to Each Treatise, Notes, and a Sketch of His Life, Times, and Contemporaries, John Bunyan: Author: John Bunyan: Publisher: Blackie and sons, Original from5/5(1).

A traveling tinker, John Bunyan accepted long imprisonment rather than give up preaching the Gospel. He explained the life of the Spirit in language the common people could understand an in pictures that stuck in the mind.

When he wrote Pilgrim's Progress, his fame spread rapidly, and within fifty years of his death, the book was reputed to be in most English Brand: Blackstone Audio. Get this from a library. John Bunyan (): his life, times and work.

[John Brown; Frank Mott Harrison]. His last book—and he wrote more than sixty—was called A Book for Boys and Girls, published in After riding on horseback in a heavy rain from Reading to London, Bunyan contracted a fever and died on Augat the home of his London friend, John Strudwick.

He is buried in Bunhill Fields, London. By E. Beatrice Batson, Ph.D. John Bunyan, author of the immortal allegory The Pilgrim’s Progress (, ), was born in in Elstow, England to Thomas Bunyan and his second wife, Margaret Bentley Bunyan.

Not much is known about the details of Bunyan’s life; his autobiographical memoir, Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners (), is concerned with external events only as they relate to spiritual.

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