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All articles & reviews tagged with charles-simeon

Review

January 2014
Reviews > Book

Charles Simeon of Cambridge — silhouettes and skeletons

Charles Simeon of Cambridge — silhouettes and skeletons Ed. Julia Cameron The Lausanne Movement, 48 pages £6.95 ISBN: 978-1-899464-14-2 Star Rating : 4 John Stott’s spiritual predecessor, Charles Simeon, had arguably an even greater influence for good on the church of his day. This is an inspiring summary of the life and teaching of…

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Charles Simeon – a light in a dark place

Historical

March 2009
Articles > Historical

Charles Simeon – a light in a dark place

Charles Simeon - a light in a dark place   Cambridge was a dark place, both spiritually and literally, in the latter half of the eighteenth century. There were no street lamps, the roads were potholed, and only the college buildings were of any note.   John Wesley only mentions it once in his…

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