“The early Christians made it a part of their religion to look for his return. They looked backward to the cross and the atonement for sin, and rejoiced in Christ. 28 Jul Personally I can’t say that I’ve been very good at following Lewis’ advice, but I did recently finish an old book — Practical Religion by J.C. Ryle. J.C. Ryle – Practical Religion. Articles, sermons & books by J.C. Ryle. Free Online Sermons, Christian sermons, articles, letters, books & poems.
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Practical Religion by J. C. Ryle
Long, but deeply challenging, a feast for the soul. Practical Religion 8 of 30 J.
Watch out for the slightest inclination to be careless about such things as reading the Bible, going to church, praying and taking the Lord’s supper. The parable of the great supper is an exact picture of things that I have seen with my own eyes ever since I became a minister Luke Never give way to the idea that you are too concerned about your spiritual condition, and that there is no need for so much carefulness. Practical Religion 27 of Andrew rated it it was amazing Jan 01, They looked backward to the cross and the atonement for sin, and rejoiced in Christ crucified.
It is a collection of “papers” or sermons written in plain language to stir the souls of readers to Christ. We hold in our hands that great law book of God, which declares that without repentance, and conversion, and faith in Christ, and holiness, no man living can be saved. Practical Religion 16 of But they care nothing for the worship of God when they do come. Jun 03, Patrick rated it it was amazing. Do not suppose that it needs some great scarlet sin to bring you to the pit of destruction.
Practical Religion 7 of 30 J. Deals with ‘the daily duties, dangers, experience and privileges of all who profess and call themselves true Christians’. These are sermons lightly edited into essays.
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J.C. Ryle – Practical Religion
Practical Religion 21 of 30 J. Shamefully low-church, but extremely sound and challenging pastoral exhortation on many points. Practical Christianity 6 of 24 A. I am not writing from hearsay. Practical Religion 8 of Ryle had served as a pastor for 37 years when he wrote these. I remember this rhle a great blessing to me when I first read it.
Ryle sermons on many topics from prayer, Bible reading, charity to sickness and eternity. They know the Book by name; they know it is commonly regarded as the only book that teaches us how to live and how to die; but they can never find time for reading it. In whatever station of life you find yourself, and whatever your beliefs, this is a book which deserves consideration.
They remember nothing afterwards.
What shall I say of those who never pray? Rest not upon old grace: I write down the result of 37 years experience practucal the ministry. I am reading a version published in London: Ryle was a prominent writer, preacher, and Anglican clergyman in nineteenth-century Britain.
Practical Religion 9 of 30 J. There are multitudes, I firmly believe, in this condition.