John Bunyan


Born
in Bedford, Elstow, England
November 28, 1628

Died
August 31, 1688

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John Bunyan, a Christian writer and preacher, was born at Harrowden (one mile south-east of Bedford), in the Parish of Elstow, England. He wrote The Pilgrim's Progress, arguably the most famous published Christian allegory. In the Church of England he is remembered with a Lesser Festival on 30 August. ...more

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The Pilgrim's Progress

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Prayer

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Acceptable Sacrifice

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Works of John Bunyan

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“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”
John Bunyan

“In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart. ”
John Bunyan

“What God says is best, is best, though all the men in the world are against it.”
John Bunyan, The Pilgrims Progress

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