Life and Letters of James H. Thornwell
Author: Benjamin M. Palmer
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'Thornwell (1812-1862) was one of the greatest preachers that America has ever produced. Here, I think, we have the perfect combination of brilliance of intellect and profound theological and philosophical knowledge, together with pulpit eloquence of the highest order.' - Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
This biography by Dr. Benjamin M. Palmer (1818-1902) is a masterly piece of work. While it abounds in information and often fascinating detail, Thornwell's main concerns on such matters as the true nature of preaching, the purity and renewal of the church, and the rule of Scripture, receive their true prominence, and they supply lessons of abiding importance to the Church. Palmer does not disguise his belief that Thornwell was the greatest preacher and theologian he ever knew, but it is the impression given of Thornwell as a Christian which is central. Such a volume as this must kindle the spirit of prayer for 'what of all things we need most, a revival of pure religion in all our churches.'
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