Visions Of Heaven And Hell

Visions Of Heaven And Hell

by John Bunyan

Paperback(Bunyan's original title: My Sojourn to Heaven and Stopover in Hell))

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Overview


This book will draw you to the joys of heaven and warn you of the reality of hell. Take a visionary pilgrimage to the glorious City of God and the wretched inferno of Satan. Find out how to equip yourself for spiritual warfare so that you can one day enjoy the indescribable pleasures of heaven.
 

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780883685419
Publisher: Whitaker House
Publication date: 12/01/2010
Edition description: Bunyan's original title: My Sojourn to Heaven and Stopover in Hell)
Pages: 156
Product dimensions: 5.19(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

About the Author


John Bunyan was born in Elstow, England, in November 1628. Two times his life was spared, once when he was in the army and a soldier who took his place in battle was killed, and once when he fell out of a boat and nearly drowned. He believed, and the world can testify to the truth, that God spared his life for a special purpose.
 
A few years after he married his first wife, she died, leaving him with four young children. Four years later, he married his second wife, Elizabeth. By this time, he had published two works and was formally recognized as a preacher.
 
On November 12, 1660, he was scheduled to preach in the little town of Lower Samsell. When he arrived, he was informed that a warrant had been issued for his arrest. Unwilling to denounce his Christian faith and his calling to the ministry, he was imprisoned for twelve years. Among the many writings he published during his imprisonment are The Holy City, Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners, and the most famous, The Pilgrim’s Progress.
 
After his release, he continued to write and publish stirring works that have endured through time. Among these classics are The Holy War, Visions of Heaven and Hell, and Journey to Hell: The Life and Death of Mr. Badman. After traveling through a rainstorm in an effort to reconcile a young man and his father, Bunyan died on August 31, 1688, and was buried in Bunhill Fields.
 

Table of Contents

1. The Life of John Bunyan2. To the Christian Reader3. The Introduction4. Visions of Heaven and the Glory Thereof5. Visions of Hell and the Torments of the Damned

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