The Pilgrim's Progress

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Hendrickson Publishers, 2004 - Religion - 264 pages
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Once the most deeply cherished book in English-speaking households other than the Bible itself, John Bunyan s The Pilgrim s Progress is the allegorical tale of Christian the pilgrim on his journey to the Celestial City. Along the way, Christian encounters both worthy companions and dreadful adversaries. Although The Pilgrim s Progress was written more than three hundred years ago, this stirring spiritual narrative still bears the power to challenge and encourage readers on their own spiritual journeys.
Hendrickson Christian Classics is planned to include all the timeless books that generations of believers have treasured. Each volume in the series is freshly retypeset, while thoughtful new prefaces explore their spiritual and historical contexts. For contemporary readers, here is an essential library of Christian wisdom through the ages.

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I read this book years ago and recently purchased it for a study in Sunday School. It is an old book that is still very relevant for Christians today. I had just started attending a new church and ... Read full review

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A good retelling of a great work for kids. It’s vivid and straight-forward. Gives reader a clear analogy to attach to virtues and vices that are good to spark discussion with early readers. Almost ... Read full review

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John Bunyan (1628-1688) was an English preacher and writer. While imprisoned for preaching the Gospel without receiving permission from the Established Church, he wrote "The Pilgrim's Progress.

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