Pattern and prayer
Posted: 21 Dec 2012 @ 02:53
Steven in the last in his series on the Our Father
John Bunyan was one of agood number of English Christians for whom the restoration of themonarchy in 1660 spelled trouble. The Dissenters of the mid-17thcentury believed in a freedom of religious expression whichinevitably brought them into conflict with the monarch and theChurch of England. In Bunyan's case, his repeated practice ofpreaching without a licence led to imprisonment.
Writing in Bedford jailin the ...
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