Charity and Its Fruits: Living in the Light of God's Love
By Jonathan Edwards, Edited by Kyle Strobel
Jonathan Edwards took great pains to illustrate how love must be lived out and exercised in one’s life when he exposited I Corinthians 13. Thus Edwards scholar Kyle Strobel has gone to great lengths to help readers understand this classic work of biblical spirituality by providing:
A detailed introduction
Over 150 explanatory notes addressing difficult concepts throughout the text
Definitions of arcane terminology
Relevant quotes from Edwards’s other writings
A conclusion showing how to appropriate Edwards’s work
Here is an updated, unabridged, and enlightening version of Jonathan Edwards’sCharity and Its Fruits—the perfect blend of doctrine and application on the all-important topic, Christian love.
Jonathan Edwards (1703–1758) was a pastor, theologian, and missionary. He is generally considered the greatest American theologian. A prolific writer, Edwards is known for his many sermons, including "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God," and his classic A Treatise Concerning Religious Affections. Edwards was appointed president of the College of New Jersey (later renamed Princeton University) shortly before his death.