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Hardcoverpages. Published August 1st by Banner of Truth first published January 1st To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about The Christian in Complete Armourplease sign up. A church library near me has both the one volume edition of the christian and complete armour as well as a three volume edition abridged by Ruthanne Garlock, Kay King, Karen Sloan and Candy Coan.
What would i be missing if i read through the abridged version? Should i borrow the one volume edition instead? See 1 question about The Christian in Complete Armour…. Lists with This Book.
This should be required reading for all Christians. It is theologically heavy in some areas so can be used more as a reference tool than for reading cover to cover. Full of practical advice for the Christian battles in life. View all 3 comments. Dec 12, Orinoco Womble tidy bag and all rated it it was amazing Shelves: Reading this book may cause crises of repentance.
I had the privilege of working on the Spanish translation of Gurnall’s masterpiece.
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I remember reading it and thinking, “My pastor has to read this! Working on the text at that level required me to study it in-depth, and I have to say I sometimes felt like putting a rug next to my computer so Willizm have somewhere to kneel. This book will drive you to prayer if you read it at all mindfully. The author holds a mirror up to our Christian lives: The text has not “dated” because it deals with issues that are timeless in gurnall human lives, with eternal gjrnall. It can have a salutory effect and deepen your walk with Christ, willism you let it.
I began reading this wlliam as a Sunday Read, and thus it took me almost 2 years to finish it. I looked forward to every moment I spent with this book. Gurnall’s words are profound, convicting, encouraging, and comforting. Charles Spurgeon said, “I have often resorted to it when my own fire has been burning low, and I have seldom failed to find a glowing coal upon Gurnall’s guranll.
Nov 20, Michael Locklear rated it it was amazing Shelves: Any more, I try to never give 5 stars to a book. Shortly after finishing that first volume, I was informed by the leader of our local “book club” that we would be reading Gurnall’s unabridged edition which totals around 1, pages in I must admit that there is no way that I could have read through armouf a challenging book – in size, content and writing style Gurnall lived in the ‘sbut I am so thankful I did for it is filled with a wealth of spiritual guidance, encouragement and admonition, as the author plods through the apostle Paul’s glorious passage in Ephesians, chapter 6, verses 10 through So it is with great pleasure and no doubts that I give this book 5 stars.
In closing, I must give special “thanks” to my dear friend, Dr. He was so right in saying that, though his unabridged book is challenging to read, it is rich in spiritual truths. And, also, “thanks” to Rev. Aug 30, Jay rated it it was amazing. Really good, but really long.
I dipped in and out of this book for over three years but didn’t feel like I lost anything for my meandering. I am nearly finished with this willia book, xomplete I will start armoug it again upon completion. This book covers vital Christian doctrines and offers practical application of the same. Gurnall had a very great gift for putting difficult truths into simple words. Keep in mind that Spurgeon’s library contained over books and the great majority of them he had heavily annotated.
The Christian in Complete Armour Author: William Gurnall edited by James S. Daily Readings in Spiritual Warfare is packed with truths for spiritual triumph. Originally written in the seventeenth century by Pastor William Gurnall, The Christian willuam Complete Armour is among the most highly regarded Christian books ever written in the English language. For baby believers and seasoned ones alike, The Christian in Complete Armour: Daily Readings in Spiritual Warfare will help readers walk and stand in the triumph of Christ.
This is a really great book. Since it is broken down into daily readings it only takes a few minutes each day to read the selected passage and each day it is less than a full page to read. I love the aromur and I am really excited to read these every morning. Starting off the day with this armor will help me to keep the right mindset throughout the day.
I would recommend this book to any Christian. This is a book everyone should read.
I’ve been reading through this little treasure on and off for a armiur now. It’s a daily devotional that Bell put together pulling treasures from Gurnall’s book The Christian in Complete Armour.
This is a great book for daily reading and really helps put a perspective on the daily battle we face against spiritual warfare. Jan 01, David Farlow rated it it was amazing Shelves: Holy and true spiritual wisdom in the great wrestling against our adversary the devil.
Very useful counsel and practical advice on fighting the good fight, finishing the race and armoir the faith.
Raise your Banners saints victory is ours in Jesus Christ! It’s a Puritan book so the language is tough to grasp if you’ve never read a puritan book. But so rich and a beautiful resource to delve into spiritual warfare and learning what it looks like.
It’s Gurnall’s only work which you can tell adds a wealth of richness to the read. Use it everyday to focus on right thinking to start my day. Jul 31, Scott O’Neil rated it it was amazing. Couldn’t express it any better then Rev.
Wilkerson and Ravenhill quotes! A helpful book willim use as a devotional on our engagement in everyday spiritual battles.
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