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Author Watson, Thomas, -1686.

Title Heaven taken by storm: or, the holy violence a Christian is to put forth in his pursuit after glory [Hoopla electronic resource] / Thomas Watson.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Reformation Heritage Books : Made available through hoopla, 2011.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 36 min.)) : digital.
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Performer Read by David Cochran Heath.
Summary Many today believe that the Christian life is rather easy to both obtain and live. But the Puritans saw it as warfare, as wrestling, as "holy violence," to use their term. The Apostle Paul spoke of beating his own body into subjection. And this holy violence is to be brought not only against one's self, but against Satan, the world, and heaven too. And in this confrontation, we must use the weapons God has given us-reading the Word, hearing the Word, prayer, meditation, self-examination, and the due observance of the Lord's Day. The writings of Thomas Watson, replete with sound doctrine, practical wisdom, and heart-searching application, need no introduction to readers of the Puritans. His profound spirituality, terse style, gripping remarks, practical illustrations, and beauty of expression make him one of the most irresistible, quotable, and devotional of all the Puritans. Heaven Taken By Storm is a precious little volume of practical Christian living and is one of our favorites of Puritan titles.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Spiritual warfare. -- Sound recordings.
Bible. Matthew XI, 12 -- Sermons.
Spiritual life -- Christianity. -- Sound recordings.
Sermons, English -- 17th century. -- Sound recordings.
Christian life. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Heath, David Cochran. Narrator.
Watson, Thomas, -1686. Christian soldier.
hoopla digital.
Added Title Holy violence a Christian is to put forth in the pursuit after glory
ISBN 9781610450768 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1610450760 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11498520
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