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Godly ambition : John Stott and the Evangelical movement

Author: Alister Chapman
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alister Chapman chronicles Stott's rise to global Christian stardom. The story begins in England with an exploration of Stott's conversion and education, then his ministry to students, his work at All Souls Langham Place, London, and his attempts to increase evangelical influence in the Church of England. By the mid-1970s, Stott had an international presence, leading the evangelical Lausanne movement that attracted  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: John R W Stott; John R W Stott
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alister Chapman
ISBN: 9780199773978 0199773971 0199774005 9780199774005
OCLC Number: 712780893
Awards: Commended for Christianity Today Book Award (History/Biography) 2013
Description: xi, 222 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Conversion --
Students --
Parishioners --
Anglicans --
Society --
World.
Responsibility: Alister Chapman.

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British theologian John Stott was one of the most influential leaders of the evangelical movement during the second half of the twentieth century. Called the pope of evangelicalism by many, he helped  Read more...

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