This nineteenth-century English Methodist thinker’s work provides extensive insight into the Wesleyan Methodist Church, and his Compendium of Christian Theology has been heralded as the most influential Methodist systematic theology of its time. Now, with this new collection, this great theologian’s sermons and writings are at your fingertips.
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William Burt Pope (1822–1903) was a nineteenth-century Methodist theologian and scholar. He studied theology at Richmond College before becoming a Methodist minister in 1841. In 1867, he was appointed professor of systematic theology at Didsbury College in Manchester, where he lectured and wrote prolifically. In 1877, he became president of the British Wesleyan Conference. His Compendium of Christian Theology is the most influential Methodist systematic theology of its time.