Containing dozens of sermons and prayers from one of England’s most multifaceted 19th-century clergymen, the Henry Alford Collection (15 Vols.) shows Alford’s talent and wisdom as a dynamic preacher, as well as his absorbing literary style. Alongside sermons on a multitude of theological topics, this collection also includes two thought-provoking volumes on the subject of death, as well as three highly useful and practical New Testament study guides. Written by the creator of The Greek Testament by Henry Alford, the guides contain insight based on decades of Alford’s intensive New Testament research and are a fantastic set of New Testament study tools.
Also a prolific writer of hymns and poetry, Alford edited the works of John Donne, a well-known 17th-century English poet, and tried his hand at novel writing. The literary talent he possesses, combined with his ability to preach great Scriptural truths in an accessible manner, makes Henry Alford’s works a valuable tool for anyone wishing to gain further biblical knowledge and insight. With Logos Bible Software, this collection of writings is more accessible than ever. One click of a mouse provides instantaneous search results on a multitude of theological topics, saving you hours of thumbing through books.
Henry Alford (1810–1871), a member of the Anglican Church, was an English theologian, textual critic, poet, writer, and hymnodist. Alford studied at Cambridge and became a Hulsean Lecturer there, after which he moved to London where he pastored a large church and became the dean of Canterbury. Other famous literary works of his include the lyrics to the hymn Come Ye Thankful People Come and The Greek Testament by Henry Alford.