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Godly Ambition: John Stott and the Evangelical Movement

Alister Chapman

Abstract

John Stott was one of the most influential leaders of the evangelical movement during the second half of the twentieth century. Called the pope of evangelicalism by many, he did as much as anyone to shape a global religious movement that was growing rapidly during his career. This is the first scholarly biography of Stott and is based on research in his personal papers. The story begins in England and explores how Stott's education, social class, and involvement in the Church of England shaped him. There are chapters on his ministry to students, his work at All Souls Langham Place, London, and ... More

Keywords: Stott, evangelicalism, evangelical, Church of England, England

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2011 Print ISBN-13: 9780199773978
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199773978.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Alister Chapman, author
Westmont College

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