Unabridged Audio of Entire Book on Cd
"After the Bible itself, no book has so profoundly influenced early Protestant sentiment as the Book of Martyrs. Even in our time it is still a living force. It is more than a record of persecution.
This is a CD containing the historical book: John Foxe's Book of Martyrs: A History Of The Lives, Sufferings And Triumphant Deaths Of The Early Christian And The Protestant Martyrs.
This is a book that will never die -- A great Christian classic...
Written with passion and tenderness, it tells the dramatic, true stories of men, women,
and children who, in the face of indescribable persecution, who gave their lives for the
sake of Christ. Covering a most thrilling period in Christian history from the early
church to the beginning of American foreign missions in the early 1800s. Fox's Book of
Martyrs has been an unparalleled volume since it's 16th-century origin and continues to
inspire and strengthen countless Christians with a vision of faith that, both in life and
in death, commits itself utterly to the Lord of Life.
Table of Contents
Introduction: About the Author Chapter I -- History of Christian Martyrs to the First General Persecutions Under Nero Chapter II -- The Ten Primitive Persecutions Chapter III -- Persecutions of the Christians in Persia Chapter IV -- Papal Persecutions Chapter V -- An Account of the Inquisition Chapter VI -- An Account of the Persecutions in Italy, Under the Papacy Chapter VII -- An Account of the Life and Persecutions of John Wickliffe Chapter VIII -- An Account of the Persecutions in Bohemia Under the Papacy Chapter IX -- An Account of the Life and Persecutions of Martin Luther Chapter X -- General Persecutions in Germany Chapter XI -- An Account of the Persecutions in the Netherlands Chapter XII -- The Life and Story of the True Servant and Martyr of God, William Tyndale Chapter XIII -- An Account of the Life of John Calvin Chapter XIV -- Prior to the Reign of Queen Mary I Chapter XV -- An Account of the Persecutions in Scotland During the Reign of King Henry VIII Chapter XVI -- Persecutions in England During the Reign of Queen Mary Chapter XVII -- Rise and Progress of the Protestant Religion in Ireland; with an Account of the Barbarous Massacre of 1641 Chapter XVIII -- The Rise, Progress, Persecutions, and Sufferings of the Quakers Chapter XIX -- An Account of the Life and Persecutions of John Bunyan Chapter XX -- An Account of the Life of John Wesley Chapter XXI -- Persecutions of the French Protestants in the South of France, During the Years 1814 and 1820 Chapter XXII -- The Beginnings of American Foreign Missions