In A Taste of the Classics Series, Dr. Kenneth Boa encapsulates and discusses the classic works that helped shape Western civilization: books like The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis, The Knowledge of the Holy by A.W. Tozer and The Love of God by Bernard of Clairvaux, giving you a synthesis of the key things you will want to know:
The life and times of the authorThe timeless contribution of the bookKey quotations from the book that reveal the power of the book and illustrate its underlying worldviewBrief insights after each of the key quotationsCompelling applications for our lives
About the Author
Kenneth Boa is an author, speaker and the president of Reflections Ministries. He is the author of over fifty books including Conformed to His Image, 20 Compelling Evidences That God Exists, Face to Face and Faith Has Its Reasons. He is a contributing editor to the Open Bible, the Promise Keepers Men's Study Bible and the Leadership Bible, and is the consulting editor of the Zondervan NASB Study Bible.
Boa earned a BS from Case Institute of Technology, a ThM from Dallas Theological Seminary, a PhD from New York University and a DPhil from the University of Oxford. Boa teaches a weekly Bible and Faith study at Peachtree Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia, where he resides with his wife.
Table of Contents
Mere Christianity C. S. Lewis 1
Pilgrim's Progress John Bunyan 45
The Brothers Karamazov Fyodor Dostoyevsky 77
The Imitation of Christ Thomas a Kempis 109