Classic Christian Ebooks

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Christian Authors 1

Aiden Wilson Tozer

Aiden Wilson Tozer was an American Protestant pastor, preacher, author, magazine editor, Bible conference speaker, and spiritual mentor.



Christian Authors 2

Albert The Great

Albert The Great, also known as St. Albertus Magnus and Albert of Cologne was a Catholic bishop and German Dominican friar.



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Alexander Whyte

A Scottish theologian, college Principal and minister in the General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland



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Alfred Edersheim

Born in Vienna to Jewish parents of culture and wealth, Eldersheim converted to Christianity after emigrating to Hungary.



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Andrew Murray

A South African writer, educationist and Christian pastor.



Christian Authors 6

Anonymous works

Featuring The Cloud of Unknowing and Theologica Germanica.



Christian Authors 7

Arthur Dent

Arthur Dent was an English Puritan cleric, known as an author and preacher.



Christian Authors 8

Brother Lawrence

A lay brother in a Carmelite monastery, today most commonly remembered for the closeness of his relationship to God.



Christian Authors 9

C. S. Lewis

A British academic, writer and theologian held in high regard as a thorough, compelling and original writer



Christian Authors 10

Catherine Booth

Catherine Booth (1829 – 1890) was called the "Mother of The Salvation Army".



Christian Authors 11

Charles Dickens

The popularity of Dickens' novels and short stories is demonstrated by the fact that none has ever gone out of print.



Christian Authors 12

Charles Grandison Finney

Often called "America's foremost revivalist," Finney was a major leader of the Second Great Awakening in America.



Christian Authors 13

Charles Haddon Spurgeon

A British Baptist preacher known as the "Prince of Preachers." who remains highly influential among Christians of many denominations.



Christian Authors 14

Charles Wesley

A prolific hymn-writer and leader in the Methodist movement alongside his brother, John Wesley



Christian Authors 15

Christoph Friedrich Blumhardt

A German Lutheran theologian and one of the founders of Christian Socialism in Germany and Switzerland.



Christian Authors 16

David Brainerd

An exceptional American missionary among the Native Americans, was born at Haddam, Connecticut.



Christian Authors 17

Dwight L. Moody

An American evangelist and publisher who some claim to be the greatest evangelist of the 19th century.



Christian Authors 18

Early Church Fathers

Influential theologians and writers in the Christian Church from the first five centuries.



Christian Authors 19

Eberhard Arnold

Founder of a community formed on the basis of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount, later known as The Bruderhof.



Christian Authors 20

Edmund Hamer Broadbent

An unassuming but fearless Christian missionary and author.



Christian Authors 21

Edward Harold Begbie

An English author and journalist, Begbie published nearly 50 books and poems and contributed to periodicals.



Christian Authors 22

Edward McKendree Bounds

Methodist minister and author of books chiefly on prayer.



Christian Authors 23

Emilio Comba

Emilio Comba was a well celebrated Waldensian pastor and historian.



Christian Authors 24

Emmy Arnold

Co-founder of the Bruderhof communities, Emmy was Eberhard Arnold's faithful companion and helper as long as he lived.



Christian Authors 25

Erlo Stegen

A missionary to the Zulus for 12 years before a Revival broke out in 1966.



Christian Authors 26

Evelyn Underhill

An English Anglo-Catholic pacifist and writer on Christian mysticism.



Christian Authors 6

Francis Mershman

An American Benedictine monk who wrote articles for the 1913 Catholic Encyclopedia.



Christian Authors 28

François Fénelon

A French Roman Catholic theologian, poet and writer.



Christian Authors 29

Frederick William Bourne

An English preacher and author from Devon.



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Friedrich Zuendel

A Swiss pastor, author, essayist and friend of Johann Christoph Blumhardt.



Christian Authors 31

George Fox

Often considered the founder of the Religious Society of Friends, commonly known as the Quakers.



Christian Authors 32

George Macdonald

A Scottish Christian minister, author and poet. He pioneered in the field of fantasy literature.



Christian Authors 33

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

A prolific English writer of the early 20th century, whose writings consistently displayed wit and a sense of humour.



Christian Authors 34

Gregory of Nazianzus

A 4th-century Archbishop of Constantinople and an eminent theologian of the early church.



Christian Authors 35

Henry Drummond

A man of varied talents perhaps most remembered as gifted evangelist who assisted Dwight L. Moody.



Christian Authors 36

Henry Frost

Writing from helpful experience with China Inland Mission, Henry's work 'Miraculous Healing' has become a classic.



Christian Authors 37

Henry Suso

A German Dominican friar, noted spiritual writer and mystic.



Christian Authors 38

Horatius Bonar

Horatius Bonar was a Scottish churchman and poet.



Christian Authors 39

Huldrych Zwingli

A prominent writer, theologian and leader in the protestant reformation



Christian Authors 40

Jacob Behmen (Jakob Boehme)

1575-1624, The Teutonic Theosopher.



Christian Authors 41

Jessie Penn-Lewis

An evangelical speaker during the 1904–1905 Welsh revival, and an author.



Christian Authors 42

Johann Christoph Arnold

Senior pastor of the Bruderhof - an international communal movement dedicated to a life of simplicity, service, sharing, and nonviolence.



Christian Authors 43

Johann Heinrich Arnold

Son of founders of the Bruderhof Eberhard and Emmy Arnold, Johann served as a pastor the growing movement.



Christian Authors 44

John Bunyan

A preacher and writer of the most famous published Christian allegory, The Pilgrim's Progress.



Christian Authors 45

John Calvin

A French theologian, pastor and one of the fathers of the Protestant Reformation.



Christian Authors 46

John Flavel

A Presbyterian clergyman and prolific and popular author.



Christian Authors 47

John Foxe

Remembered as the author of what is popularly known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs.



Christian Authors 48

John Henry Newton

An Anglican clergyman and former slave-ship captain.



Christian Authors 49

John Horsch

A leading historian and author in the Mennonite Church in America.



Christian Authors 50

John Milton

An English poet, prose polemicist and civil servant.



Christian Authors 51

John Owen

An English Nonconformist church leader and theologian.



Christian Authors 52

John Tauler

Friar and preacher of Strasburg.



Christian Authors 53

John van Ruysbroeck

A Flemish mystic, priest and author.



Christian Authors 54

John Wesley

An Anglican cleric and Christian theologian who was the founder of the Methodist movement.



Christian Authors 55

John Woolman

An itinerant Quaker preacher who campaigned for justice in the American colonies.



Christian Authors 56

Jonathan Edwards

An American Congregational preacher, theologian, and missionary to Native Americans.



Christian Authors 57

Joseph Barber Lightfoot

An English theologian and Bishop of Durham.



Christian Authors 58

Julian of Norwich

An English anchoress and an important Christian mystic and theologian.



Christian Authors 59

Justin Martyr

An apologist who defended the early Christian faith



Christian Authors 60

Leo Tolstoy

Leo Tolstoy was a Russian writer widely regarded as one of the greatest of all novelists.



Christian Authors 61

Madame Guyon

A French mystic and one of the key advocates of Quietism.



Christian Authors 62

Martin Luther

A German monk, priest, professor of theology, author, composer, and an influential figure in the Protestant Reformation.



Christian Authors 63

Matelda of Magdeburg

A 13C Beguine and the first mystic to write in German.



Christian Authors 64

Meister Eckhart

A German theologian, philosopher and mystic.



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Peter Riedemann

An Anabaptist leader imprisoned for his faith.



Christian Authors 66

Richard Rolle

An English hermit, mystic, and religious writer.



Christian Authors 67

Rudyard Kipling

An English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist.



Christian Authors 68

Sadhu Sundar Singh

An Indian Christian missionary, believed to have died in the foothills of the Himalayas in 1929.



Christian Authors 69

Samuel Chadwick

The preacher who burned his sermons, then caught the fire of God himself.



Christian Authors 70

Samuel Logan Brengle

A Commissioner in The Salvation Army and a leading author, teacher and preacher on the doctrine of Holiness.



Christian Authors 71

Smith Wigglesworth

Smith Wigglesworth was an evangelist and faith healer, prominent within early Pentecostalism.



Christian Authors 72

Søren Kierkegaard

A 19th century Danish philosopher and theologian.



Christian Authors 73

St Augustine

An African by birth and a Roman by education, revered as a saint and the pre-eminent Doctor of the Church.



Christian Authors 74

St Benedict of Nursia

A patron saint of, Europe famous for his monastic rule, widely regarded as the founder of Western Christian Monasticism



Christian Authors 75

St Bernard of Clairvaux

A French abbot and theologian who was the main voice of conservatism during the Renaissance.



Christian Authors 76

St Ignatius of Loyola

The principal founder of the Society of Jesus, otherwise known as the the Jesuits.



Christian Authors 77

St John Chrysostom

An important early church father celebrated as the "golden mouthed" preacher.



Christian Authors 78

St John of the Cross

A major figure of the Counter-Reformation, a Spanish mystic, and Carmelite friar and priest.



Christian Authors 79

St Teresa of Ávila

A prominent Spanish mystic, Carmelite nun, and writer of the Counter Reformation.



Christian Authors 80

The Franciscans

A group of related mendicant religious orders within the Catholic Church.



Christian Authors 81

The Venerable Bede

A monk living 673-735, Bede became one of the most learned men of Europe in his day.



Christian Authors 82

Theodore Austin-Sparks

T.Austin-Sparks was a British author and evangelist.



Christian Authors 83

Thomas à Kempis

A late Medieval Catholic monk and author of Imitation of Christ, one of the best known Christian books on devotion.



Christian Authors 84

Thomas Boston

A Scottish church leader, theologian and philosopher.



Christian Authors 85

Thomas Goodwin

An English Puritan theologian and preacher and chaplain to Oliver Cromwell



Christian Authors 86

Thomas Watson

English Nonconformist Puritan preacher and author.



Christian Authors 87

Walter Hilton

Walter Hilton was an English Augustinian mystic.



Christian Authors 88

Watchman Nee

Watchman Nee was a Chinese Christian author and church leader during the early 20th Century.



Christian Authors 89

William Booth

William Booth (1829 – 1912) was the founder and first General (1878-1912) of The Salvation Army.



Christian Authors 90

William Carey

William Carey was an English missionary and Baptist minister, known as the "father of modern missions".



Christian Authors 91

William Inge

An English author, Anglican priest, professor of divinity at Cambridge, and Dean of St Paul's Cathedral. He was thrice nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature.



Christian Authors 92

William Law

Tutor and spiritual director to brothers John and Charles Wesley, John Byrom the poet, George Cheyne the physician and Archibald Hutcheson, MP for Hastings.



Christian Authors 93

William Tyndale

William Tyndale was a Protestant reformer and scholar who translated the Bible into the Early Modern English of his day.


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