It is entitled Challenged, and once adorned the walls of the Royal Academy in London. A gay young aristocrat has been called from his sumptuous couch in the early morning by a challenge to a duel. There he stands, attired in his blue dressing gown, holding the momentous document in his hand. His old serving-man, who has delivered the missive to his master, is vanishing through the distant door; a sword reposes suggestively upon a chair.
The search has not been in vain and his label, The Greatest Christian Essayist of all time, is a title well deserved. Whether it be toting the Luggage of Life, or reading his commentary on Dostoyefsky, or making illustrations out of a game of Dominoes, Boreham does not disappoint as his sermons both challenge the heart and fill the mind with wonder.
I can fully understand why Ravi reads a sermon of Boreham a day, and now add myself to that list of people who compete over his out of print Inventory. Without his recommendation, I doubt I would have ever become acquainted with Boreham.
Now that I have read this collection of essays, I am thankful and left wanting more. For those who have never read him o I owe a debt of gratitude to my friend and colleague Merle Klein for recommending this book. For those who have never read him or perhaps even heard of him I would suggest giving him a try.
May 25, Jim Nielsen rated it it was amazing This is definitely a book I will read and reference time and again.
There are many short essays in this compilation, some struck me much more poignantly than others. The author does such a tremendous job interweaving history, metaphors, poetry, quotes, and more. His stories leave me with imagery that I ponder for days.
I give this book 5 stars because the essays I have marked will deserve multiple readings over the years to come.Apr 16, · Listen to few rare audio audio recordings of Frank William Boreham from 's given in ABC Radio.
These are originally downloaded from findingtruthmatters.o. Oct 12, · Does your faith need strengthening? Are you confused and wondering if Christianity is really "The Truth?" "Fight for Your Faith" is a blog filled with interesting and thought provoking articles to help you find the answers you are seeking.
GRACE IN THE ARTS: F. W. BOREHAM: ESSAYIST EXTRAORDINAIRE JAMES TOWNSEND Elgin, Illinois I. I NTRODUCTION The name of Boreham only rhymes with . The books and booklets of F W Boreham | See more ideas about Booklet, Essayist and The twenties.
The books and booklets of F W Boreham. The books and booklets of F W Boreham. F W Boreham Books. Collection by Geoff Pound. The books and booklets of F W Boreham. Follow. Of Life My books Fragrance Perfume. F W Boreham recorded some radio talks on Australia’s ABC station in the s and s.
I’m grateful to Andrew Corbett who has made them available and posted four talks (sound files) on his web site, Finding Truth Matters. Andrew, who lives in FWB’s old Australian state of Tasmania, has written a fine article entitled, ‘F W Boreham: The Greatest Essayist of All Time.’.
Dr. F.W. Boreham was a pastor, eminent preacher & writer. His 55 books have been read by millions all over the world. Here you can resources by & about FWB.