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By Phillip L. Simpson

ISBN-10: 1601781229

ISBN-13: 9781601781222

The writings of Jeremiah Burroughs are the most readable and interesting Puritan works to be had. Like his Puritan colleagues, Burroughs sought to give an explanation for biblical instructing in a heart-searching demeanour. during this biography, Phillip L. Simpson opens a window into the existence and instances of Burroughs, supplying the context for his memorable sermons and writings. What turns into obvious is Burroughs’s constant software of the foundations he preached to the behavior of his lifestyles. An ardent demand a gospel-driven lifestyles and a peaceful personality is mirrored in either his books and existence, which stand out remarkably in an period of turmoil and revolution. this can be the 1st book-length biography of Jeremiah Burroughs.

Table of Contents:
1. Early affects: start throughout the Cambridge Years
2. Stisted, Chelmsford, and Bury St. Edmunds
3. Tivetshall, Norwich, and Mendlesham
4. below Warwick’s Hospitable Roof
5. Rotterdam
6. go back to England: Burroughs and Politics
7. Burroughs the Preacher
8. Stepney, Cripplegate, and Cornhill
9. Burroughs the Westminster Divine
10. Burroughs the Independent
11. Gangraena and Irenicum
12. Burroughs’s dying and Legacy

Phillip L. Simpson and his spouse Sara reside in Huntington, WV, in addition to their childrens, Zack and Molly. Phillip constructed and continues the Jeremiah Burroughs Homepage web site, a domain devoted to gathering assets by means of and approximately Jeremiah Burroughs. he's a lay instructor and member of group Church in Huntington. Simpson graduated from Marshall collage and jap Kentucky college, and is hired as an occupational therapist, aiding individuals with dizziness and stability problems. He additionally serves at the West Virginia Board of Occupational Therapy.

“A guy whose books are identified and precious nearly 4 centuries after his demise is a guy worthy discovering. Phillip Simpson has performed the church a very good provider in scripting this long-overdue account of the existence and influence of Jeremiah Burroughs. i'm comfortable to commend it to you.” — Tim Challies

“Jeremiah Burroughs is (rightly) probably the most loved Puritans of his day and ours. His designated biblical doctrine and spot-on software have given him a well-merited position within the first rank of Puritan preachers. And whereas we now have been blessed to have lots of his works made on hand to us of overdue, we have been principally unaware of whatever approximately Burroughs the fellow, except brief excerpts from reference works corresponding to the Dictionary of nationwide Biography or Benjamin Brook’s Lives of the Puritans.

Now, due to Philip Simpson, that has replaced. He has meticulously researched Burroughs’s existence and has proven us what made the guy who and what he was once. i'm confident that until eventually we all know the lifetime of a guy, we can't absolutely comprehend his theology or his passions. we will be able to now turn into proficient admirers of this nice guy and will thank God much more for giving him to the church.” — Don Kistler

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