By Adam Hamilton
World-changers don't seem out of a vacuum. They stick to the trail lit through those that stroll earlier than them. E. Stanley Jones used to be a guy who spent his lifestyles lights the trail. A missionary evangelist to India, Jones turned pals with Mahatma Gandhi. Upon the assassination of Gandhi, Jones penned biography on his lifestyles. it really is this biography that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr credited with having encouraged his non-violent resistance philosophy that may swap the process usa background, putting E. Stanley Jones because the hyperlink among those twentieth century world-changers.
E. Stanley Jones stay in and wrote for a classy time. the twentieth century observed not just the dying, destruction, and horror of wars but in addition observed solid resisting evil and the respect of individuals status jointly. In those complex instances of our personal, those phrases nonetheless resonate with this present day. might be those phrases can once more gentle the trail for the world-changers of the twenty first century.
Abingdon Press is liberating a brand new compilation of E. Stanley Jones writings. Beginning with Christ: undying knowledge for classy Times positive factors choices from Jones’s writings complied by means of his granddaughter Anne Mathews-Younes. With a foreword from Adam Hamilton, this publication will give you the companionship of the fellow who shared the desk of fellowship with Gandhi and encouraged world-changers similar to Martin Luther King, Jr. and Billy Graham. This assortment is well timed simply because those reflections are timeless.
Beginning with Christ: undying knowledge for sophisticated Times deals readers the chance to find those writings for the 1st time or sit down back on the ft of E. Stanley Jones.