By John Wesley,Randy L. Maddox
So starts John Wesley’s vintage paintings at the critical emphasis of his theology. In A undeniable Account of Christian Perfection this Anglican priest and founding father of Methodism brings to the vanguard what he considers the aim of the Christian life—the fullest attainable love of God and neighbor. Drawing from a number of of his previous writings, Wesley thoughtfully provides his realizing of ideal love or Christian perfection.
Although released in lots of types, this version of Wesley’s foundational textual content is annotated (by Randy L. Maddox and Paul W. Chilcote) to spot Wesley’s assets and make clear his citations and allusions. His unique notes also are incorporated. A undying treasure and source, this pivotal paintings belongs in each Christian’s library.
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A Plain Account of Christian Perfection, Annotated by John Wesley,Randy L. Maddox