John Bunyan


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Noun1.John Bunyan - English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688)John Bunyan - English preacher and author of an allegorical novel, Pilgrim's Progress (1628-1688)
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THE second great Puritan writer of England was John Bunyan.
It was into this stern world that little John Bunyan was born, and just as a stern religious struggle was going on in England so a stern religious struggle went on within his little heart.
This very neat and spacious edifice is erected on the site of the little wicket gate, which formerly, as all old pilgrims will recollect, stood directly across the highway, and, by its inconvenient narrowness, was a great obstruction to the traveller of liberal mind and expansive stomach The reader of John Bunyan will be glad to know that Christian's old friend Evangelist, who was accustomed to supply each pilgrim with a mystic roll, now presides at the ticket office.
At the end of the valley, as John Bunyan mentions, is a cavern, where, in his days, dwelt two cruel giants, Pope and Pagan, who had strown the ground about their residence with the bones of slaughtered pilgrims.
Sometimes, when much excited with his subject, he had an odd way - compounded of John Bunyan, and Balfour of Burley - of taking his great quarto Bible under his arm and pacing up and down the pulpit with it; looking steadily down, meantime, into the midst of the congregation.
Tom received the compliment with becoming modesty, and began to look as affable as was consistent, as John Bunyan says, "with his doggish nature.
John Bunyan wrote in prison his Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners (published in 1666).
A James Bunyan B Jimmy Brown C John Bunyan D Justin Bunyan 6.
This is a world represented in books such as The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan (1628-88) which likens life to a journey.
To mark the appointment, Gary Kisby, ESAB's sales and marketing director for France, Benelux, UK and Ireland, visited Weldsafe and presented the company's managing director, John Bunyan, with a memento.
1660: John Bunyan, author of The Pilgrim's Progress, was jailed for preaching without a licence.