Path Created with Sketch.




FREE SHIPPING Every Day With Purchases Of $60 Or More Of Eligible Items. Online Orders Only.

John Wesley's Theology of Christian Perfection

Developments in Doctrine & Theological System
  • By Mark Olson
Product Description
JOHN WESLEY (1703-1791) is the chief architect and source of inspiration for the teaching commonly referred to as Christian Perfection. Yet the journey Wesley traveled in forming his views on perfect love is largely unknown and often misunderstood. In this second volume of a groundbreaking series, Olson leaves no stone unturned as he guides the reader along a path explaining how and why Wesley's most beloved doctrine took the shape it did. In this way the reader is offered surprising insights into Wesley's philosophy of discipleship and spiritual growth. All periods of Wesley's long and eventful career are covered, with special attention given to those factors which most influenced his own faith journey. The entire Wesley corpus is utilized: sermons, journals, letters, diaries, and other writings. A four gospel scheme organizes Wesley's doctrinal development for easy memorization and understanding. Numerous charts visually empower a fuller understanding of Wesley's theology of perfection. Several appendices offer a timeline and several historical studies on Wesley's faith journey and theological development. Whether one agrees or disagrees with Wesley's vision of Christian holiness, all will be challenged to reflect more deeply on the nature of Christian discipleship and what it means to be a fully devoted follower of Jesus Christ.
free shipping iconEligible For Free Shipping
Usually ships in 1-2 business days. Ships from a Cokesbury Connect Partner.
  • Additional Details
  • Additional Details
    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9781932370881
    • Manufacturer: Alethea In Heart
    • ISBN 13: 9781932370881
    • Strategic Partners: Methodist
    • Language of Text: English
    • Publication Date: 06/21/2007
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: Mark Olson
    • Page Count: 524
    • Width: 6.00 inches
    • Height: 1.17 inches
    • Length: 9.00 inches
    • Weight: 0.11 pounds

    Shipping & Returns
    This item is available for return. At Cokesbury, we offer various expedited shipping methods for an additional charge during checkout. However, products with long lead times and those shipped from a Cokesbury Connect Partner are not eligible for expedited shipping. If you select expedited shipping at checkout and your order includes items that cannot be expedited, you will receive a notice explaining that not all items are eligible.
  • Kit components
    The following items and their quantities are included in the kit product: John Wesley's Theology of Christian Perfection

    Quantity Included   Item Format SKU Individual Price