Jonathan Edwards (Christian Biographies for Young Readers)
Jonathan Edwards (Christian Biographies for Young Readers)
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  • 64 Pages
  • Publisher : Reformation Heritage Books
  • Publication Date : September 2014

Jonathan Edwards (Christian Biographies for Young Readers)

Carr, Simonetta

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Jonathan Edwards lived at a time when many ideas about the world, life, and God were being questioned seriously for the first time in centuries, and his answers to them have left a mark on the way we think today. While he is often remembered as the preacher of a scary sermon about a spider dangling over a fire, he remains significant as one of the greatest thinkers America has produced. Simonetta Carr traces the events of Edwards's life from a young student interested in science to husband and father, pastor, leader of the Great Awakening, missionary, writer, and college president. Colorful illustrations, interesting facts, and a compelling story combine to introduce young readers to this important theologian and life in colonial America.