A Divine Light: The Spiritual Leadership of Jonathan Edwards

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Cumberland House Publishing, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 236 pages
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A Divine Light: The Spiritual Leadership of Jonathan Edwards' is the latest installment in the Leaders in Action series. Jonathan Edwards (1703-58) was one of the leading religious thinkers of the colonial era. Educated at Yale, he became the senior pastor of the Congregational Church in Northampton, Massachusetts, in 1724 at the age of twenty-one.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
9
The Life of Jonathan Edwards
17
The Character of Jonathan Edwards
121
Spirituality
143
Humility
147
Holiness
153
Duty
157
Love for God
162
Spiritual Disciplines
189
Experiential Religion
193
Sovereignty
197
Gloria Dei
201
The Legacy of Jonathan Edwards
205
Vindication
207
To Future Generations
210
Life and Letters
214

Love for Man
166
Ministry
169
Christlikeness
174
Civic Leadership
178
Preaching
183
Family
186
Memorial
217
The Lessons of Leadership
219
Notes
221
Bibliography
231
Index
235
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