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Thomas Boston : a heart for service

Author: Andrew Thomson
Publisher: Fearn : Christian Focus, 2004.
Series: History makers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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Few British pastors can claim to have written a book that is amongst the 'life-books of their generation', yet this preacher of the Scottish Reformation is one.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Church history
Named Person: Thomas Boston
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Thomson
ISBN: 1857923790 9781857923797
OCLC Number: 57532070
Notes: Previously published as Thomas Boston of Ettrick : his life and times: London : Thomas Nelson, 1895.
Description: 175 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: From birth to early manhood --
Student, tutor and probationer --
His ministry in Simprin --
Mr. Boston's first ten years in Ettrick --
Growing influence --
Home life, study, pulpit and pastorate --
Hebrew studies and foreign correspondence --
Gathering clouds --
The 'Marrow' controversy --
The last decade --
Home in sight --
Supplement.
Series Title: History makers.
Responsibility: Andrew Thomson.

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"The author, a godly Scottish biographer of Owen and Baxter, here portrays the gentle country pastor whose exemplary devotionto his calling and Hebrew scholarship and linguistic ability added Read more...

 
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