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All articles & reviews tagged with john-stott

Review

October 2019
Reviews > Book

30-day devotional – Romans 5-8

My hopes were high: a much-loved author on much-loved chapters. But I was disappointed. First, because of the book’s brevity. Each of its 30 daily readings is compressed into two small pages, with room for only a fleeting half-thought which barely scratches the surface. Second, the content is organised unevenly. Elizabeth McQuoid has reworked…

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Historical

November 2016
Articles > Historical

A night to be remembered – what Dr Lloyd-Jones really said.

It seemed as though it might be an uneventful night in London … The many Christians who made their way to the Central Hall, Westminster for the opening of the Second National Assembly of Evangelicals were totally unaware of how eventful that meeting would be. Even the members of the Westminster Fellowship who knew…

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Review

March 2013

Godly Ambition: John Stott and the Evangelical Movement

Godly Ambition: John Stott and the Evangelical Movement Alister Chapman Oxford University Press, 222 pages, £35.00 ISBN: 978-0-19-977397-8 Star Rating: 4 stars   On any reckoning, John Stott is a central figure in twentieth-century evangelicalism. Following his death in July 2011, it is inevitable that analysis of his life and work will begin in…

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News

March 2012
News

John Stott memorial service

John Stott memorial service Hundreds of people gathered in St Paul’s Cathedral, London, on Friday 13 January, to thank God for the life of Rev. John Stott, who died last year at the age of 90. The former Rector of All Souls and founder of both the Langham Partnership and Institute for Contemporary Christianity…

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Review

January 2012

John Stott – A portrait by his friends

John Stott – A portrait by his friends Ed Chris Wright IVP 224, £0.00 ISBN: 978-1-84474-516-6 Star Rating: This is a delightful book; as the blurb simply says: ‘Thirty five of John’s friends open their hearts and share memories of a unique man and a truly special friend. Many brush strokes, one portrait’. Published…

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News

September 2011
News

Rev. Dr John R. W. Stott, CBE (1921-2011)

Rev. Dr John R. W. Stott, CBE (1921-2011) John Stott, former Rector of All Souls, Langham Place, in London, leader of evangelical Anglicans worldwide over several decades, pioneer in the Lausanne Movement, founder of Langham Partnership International and author of more than 50 books, died on 27 July 2011, aged 90. Time magazine named…

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Review – The living church; convictions of a lifelong pastor – John Stott – IVP

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October 2008
Book

Review – The living church; convictions of a lifelong pastor – John Stott – IVP

The living church; convictions of a lifelong pastor   John Stott IVP; 192 pages; £8.99; ISBN: 978-1-84474-183-0   Hailed by Billy Graham as 'the most respected clergyman in the world today', John Stott retired last year at the age of 86. The subtitle of this, his latest book, is self-explanatory. There are eight chapters.…

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