The Loveliness of Christ is a beautiful little gift book containing short extracts in nineteenth-century collection of the Letters of Samuel Rutherford will feel that. The Loveliness Of Christ has ratings and 27 reviews. This beautiful gift book is full of short extracts of some of Samuel Rutherford’s most helpful thoughts . Rutherford later wrote that in his birthplace “Christ was scarce named, The Loveliness of Christ .pdf) Web Page by Francis Turretin, Samuel Rutherford.
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Jan 18, Sarahelisabeth rated it it was amazing Shelves: Description This beautiful gift book is full of short extracts of some of Samuel Rutherford’s most helpful thoughts. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of I know He is no idle husbandman; He purposeth a crop. The majority of the book consisted of brief, selected quotes from the Letters of Samuel Rutherford this book reminded me of Smooth Stones Taken From Ancient Brooks in that respectwith three of the letters included in full.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. But the format of the book is really better for a print book. A great book I’ve been carrying around for several months now to thumb through at a red light or while waiting in line anywhere. His wife was ill for a year and a month, before she died in their new home. This beautiful gift book is full of short extracts of some of Samuel Rutherford’s most helpful thoughts.
But don’t stop reading his letters, they are great too! This is basically a book of quotes from Samuel Rutherford’s letters so you can’t read it from front cover to back cover. This short book was a brilliant read.
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His love hath neither brim nor bottom. Samuel Rutherford, Scottish minister and covenanter Rutherford chriist born about the year near Nisbet, Scotland. Refresh and try again. Jul 17, Larissa rated it it was amazing Shelves: Book of quotes from Rutherford’s letters. Ellen Lister has done a good job. He became pastor of the church in Anwoth in Jordan rated it it was amazing May 26, A wonderful little book that highlights some quotes from Samuel Rutherford’s letters.
Although the Scots were not allowed to vote, they had an influence far exceeding their number. Rutherford is thought to have been a major influence on the Shorter Catechism.
The Loveliness Of Christ
Return to Book Page. In the confusion of the times, he simply slipped out of Aberdeen and returned to his beloved Anwoth. Be the first to ask a question about The Loveliness Of Christ. An excellent little book!
He was logeliness before the High Court, deprived of his ministerial office, and exiled to Aberdeen. I would especially recommend this book to those going through pain and suffering as Rutherford wrote a lot of encouraging words to his correspondences who were going through trials. Aug 13, vittore paleni rated it it was amazing.
In he earned a M. These are short aphorisms or proverbs, so it is overwhelming to listen to one after another. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. May 12, Ellen rated it it was amazing.
Feb 22, Rebecca rated it really liked it. But it was not for long.
This is a book to loveliness read slowly and savoured. When the summons came incharging him with treason, and demanding his appearance on a certain day, Rutherford refused to go.
Samuel Rutherford – The Loveliness of Christ
Full of Biblical counsel. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This put him in conflict with the Church authorities, which were dominated by the English Episcopacy. This book takes nuggets from Rutherford’s Letters and lays them out in a way that is more devotional, but also very helpful. This book was smaller than I expected, but also packed way more than I anticipated into its pages. This exile was a sore trial for the beloved pastor.