Item description for The Saints' Everlasting Rest by Richard Baxter, J. I. Packer & John Thomas Wilkinson...
Richard Baxter's The Saints' Everlasting Rest (1650) has long been recognized as one of the great classics of Christian devotion, and it is by this book that he is best known. The original work consists of some eight hundred thousand words-a clear example of Baxter's prolific pen-yet in Baxter's own life-time it reached twelve editions First abridged in 1754 by John Wesley, in the Christian Library, five years later another abridgement was made by Benjamin Fawcett, and innumerable reprints of this have since been issued. The book has also been translated into Welsh, Gaelic, German and French. The purpose of this abridgement, first published in 1962, was to present the work in a form suitable to the modern reader. No change has been made in the text of the passages selected from the original work, and the spirit and language of Baxter have been so preserved that the movement of his thought and style not only remains unimpaired but stands out even more clearly.
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Studio: Regent College Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.5" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.47" Weight: 0.58 lbs.
Release Date Jan 1, 2004
Publisher Regent College Publishing
ISBN 1573832839 ISBN13 9781573832830
Availability 108 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 26, 2016 09:30.
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More About Richard Baxter, J. I. Packer & John Thomas Wilkinson
Richard Baxter has over ten years of experience developing innovative solutions to client challenges in the energy industry. He received his bachelors degree in Materials Engineering and History. In 1994, Richard Baxter received his Masters of Energy Management and Policy from the University of Pennsylvania. Since 2000, he has published 13 articles and has given over 30 public reports and presentations His past work experience includes the Advent Group/Dixon Environmental Associates, Standard and Poor's DRI Global Energy Group, The Yankee Group, and Energy Storage Council. Baxter works specifically in the areas of industry framework and value chain analysis, business model evaluation and positioning, and competitive market assessment and strategy.