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A Sweet Flame (Profiles in Reformed Spirituality)

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This title introduces readers to the piety of Jonathan Edwards via excerpts of 26 letters from this eminent theologian and pastor. Michael Haykin provides a brief biographical sketch of the life of Edwards that captures his personal, family and public vision, piety and reliance upon the Lord of Lords.
Paperback, 169 pages
Published May 16th 2007 by Reformation Heritage Books (first published January 1st 2007)
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Jul 14, 2012 David rated it it was amazing
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An Excellent exploration of the Piety of Jonathan Edwards as seen in his letters.
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Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the Goodreads database named Jonathan Edwards.

Jonathan Edwards was the most eminent American philosopher-theologian of his time, and a key figure in what has come to be called the First Great Awakening of the 1730s and 1740s.

The only son in a family of eleven children, he entered Yale in September, 1716 when he was not yet thirteen and graduated fou
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