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by Charles Monroe Sheldon
In His Steps is a best-selling religious fiction novel written by Charles Monroe Sheldon. First published in 1896, the book has sold more than 50,000,000 copies, and ranks as one of the best-selling books of all time.
In His Steps is a best-selling religious fiction novel written by Charles Monroe Sheldon. The full title of the book is In His Steps: What Would Jesus Do?. Though variations of the subtitle "What would Jesus do" have been used by Christians for centuries as a form of imitatio dei, the imitation of God, it gained much greater currency following publication of the book.
Charles Monroe Sheldon. In His Steps takes place in the railroad town of Raymond.
Charles Monroe Sheldon (February 26, 1857, Wellsville, New York – February 24, 1946, Topeka, Kansas) was an American Congregationalist minister and leader of the Social Gospel movement. His novel, In His Steps, introduced the principle of "What Would Jesus Do?" which articulated an approach to Christian theology that became popular at the turn of the 20th century and had a revival almost one hundred years later.
Charles Monroe Sheldon (February 26, 1857 in Wellsville, New York – February 24, 1946) was an American minister in the Congregational churches and leader of the Social Gospel movement. raduate of Phillips Academy, Andover (Class of 1879). He became an advocate of the late nineteenth century school of thought known as Christian Socialism. His theological outlook focused on the practicalities of the moral life, with much less emphasis on the doctrinal traditions of personal redemption from sin in Christ.
The Project Gutenberg EBook of In His Steps, by Charles M. Sheldon This eBook is for the . Sheldon This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Is that what you mean by following His steps? It seems to me sometimes as if the people in the big churches had good clothes and nice houses to live in, and money to spend for luxuries, and could go away on summer vacations and all that, while the people outside the churches, thousands of them, I mean, die in tenements, and walk the streets for jobs, and never have a piano.
Charles M. Sheldon (1857-1946) is best remembered for his 1896 masterwork "In His Steps," the multi-million copy best-selling Christian novel that continues to challenge readers today
Charles M. Sheldon (1857-1946) is best remembered for his 1896 masterwork "In His Steps," the multi-million copy best-selling Christian novel that continues to challenge readers today. But he was more than a best-selling author: At the turn of the twentieth century, Sheldon was perhaps the best-known clergyman in America, a preacher whose avid support of social reforms grew out of his understanding of the Christian's responsibility to his fellowman.
Charles Sheldon has done a great service of outlining the answer to these issues as each of his characters struggles through the same problem
Charles Sheldon has done a great service of outlining the answer to these issues as each of his characters struggles through the same problem. From business men to talented artists the implications of being a Christ follower are examined. From those with wealth to those with little resources, the practicality of faithfulness to God is laid bare. Although the book refuses to lay out a series of action steps for the reader to follow, it does teach one how to consider Christ before undertaking any action.
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