Learning to Be Happy

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Grace Publications Trust, Aug 1, 1988 - Christian life - 64 pages
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User Review  - Bethany Dugay - Christianbook.com

I love the book I think it is very easy reading and simply understood. I would recommend it for new believers and older believers alike. It has you really examining yourself through-out and teaching the important things to remember how to be continously content. Read full review

Contents

Preface
7
The great secret
14
The promises of God
23
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

Jeremiah Burroughs (1600-1646) was an English Congregationalist and a well-known Puritan preacher. Burroughs studied at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and was graduated M.A. in 1624, but left the university because of non-conformity. He was assistant to Edmund Calamy at Bury St. Edmunds, and in 1631 became rector of Tivetshall, Norfolk. He was suspended for non-conformity in 1636 and soon afterward deprived, he went toRotterdam (1637) and became "teacher" of the English church there. He returned to England in 1641 and served as preacher at Stepney and Cripplegate, London. He was a member of the Westminster Assembly and one of the few who opposed the Presbyterian majority. While one of the most distinguished of the English Independents, he was one of the most moderate, acting consistently in accordance with the motto on his study door: "Difference of belief and unity of believers are not inconsistent.

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