Product Description: A biography of Johann Sebastian Bach, musician, composer and Christian. Felix Mendelssohn called his work âthe greatest music in the world,â and wrote about one of Bachâs choruses: âIf life had taken hope and faith from me, this single chorus would restore all.â
9781882514540 | Greenleaf Pr, May 1, 1999, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Follows the life and career of the sixteenth century theologian and preacher, and assesses his influence on the development of the Protestant church.
Product Description: A biography of one of the most important scientists and mathematicians of the 1600's. Not only was he a brilliant scientist, but he was converted to Christianity as an adult and became a devoted apologist for the Christian faith. Of special interest to home schooling families, this book recounts the recognition by Pascal's father of his remarkable talents and the provisions he made for his son's education - one of the earliest and most successful examples of home schooling! For Christians, the account of Pascal's conversion is particularly moving as well as Pascal's immediate response to share the Gospel with his father, his sister and even with the nobleman who was his financial patron...read more