Life of God in the Soul of Man [Henry Scougal] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic. Henry Scougal ( – ) was a godly young Scotch Puritan who produced a number of works in his brief life while a pastor and professor of divinity at King’s. From an early age, Henry Scougal displayed considerable intellectual gifts – a prodigious memory, and aptness for languages and a taste for books, the content .

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To which is Added a Sermon Scougal produced a number of works while a pastor and professor of divinity at King’s. Works by Henry Scougal Search: Consequently, Life of God in the Soul of Man is supportive, and its tone is one of friendship and love, betraying a true passion in Scougal’s work.

This work was almost universally praised by the leaders of henyr Great Awakeningincluding George Whitefieldwho said he nenry really understood what true religion was until he had digested Scougal’s treatise. Life of God in the Soul of Man. Usually ships within 1 to 2 months.

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Taken out of the world at the young age of twenty-eight by tuberculosis, perhaps the words preached at his funeral service most aptly characterize the man, for there it was declared of Henry Scougal that – “he truly lived much in a few years and died an old man in eight and twenty years. He acted in this capacity until, at the exceptionally young age of twenty, he was appointed Professor of Philosophy.


Henry Scougal A young puritan preacher and theologian, with some of the best writings on the Christian Life. Or the Nature and Excellency of the Christian Religion: Perhaps the most remarkable testimony to its influence is the fact that Whitefield Lecky, Hist. Gordon Graham, Princeton Theological Seminary.

“The worth and excellency of a soul is to be measured by the object of its love.”

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On 13 June Scougal died of tuberculosis. Temporarily out of stock. Although Scougal himself died eighteen months after its publication, his book went through nine major editions between and On the Nativity of Our Saviour. Works Jun 22, Or, the Nature and Excellency of the Christian Religion. Books by Henry Scougal. The latest edition appeared at Aberdeen in This biography of a Scottish academic is a stub.

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Whitefield Was Pleased to Say Apr 25, Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or ehnry image and biography. With a preface by G.

Burnet] Sep 06, Scoual years later, he was prevailed upon to become minister of a small rural parish in Aberdeenshire, but he remained there only a year, before, on unanimous vote of the Synod, he was called back to be Professor of Divinity at Kings. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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And then consider how the blessed Son of God came down to this lower world to live among us, and die for us, that he might bring us to a portion of the same felicity; and sfougal how he hath overcome the sharpness of death, and opened the kingdom of heaven to all believers, and is now set scougzl on the right hand of the Majesty on high, and yet is not the less mindful of us, but receiveth our prayers, and presenteth them unto his Father, and is daily visiting his church with the influences of his Spirit, as the sun reacheth us with his beams.

The Life of God in the Soul of Man: The discipline hrnry his class seems to have suffered, but Scougal has the credit of being probably the first professor in Scotland to teach the Baconian philosophy.

From his youth, Scougal spent his free hours in reading, meditation and hhenry. Scougal produced a number of works in his brief life while a pastor and professor of divinity at King’s College, Aberdeen.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. As a student he proved to have qualities of leadership as well as academic ability, serving as president of the student society, and he gained a reputation for deep spiritual seriousness combined with a keen sense of sfougal.

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