Catherine of Siena

Catherine of Siena by A.T. Pierson

This is a biography of Catherine of Siena (1347-1380), a lay member of the Dominican order, who deeply influenced both the secular and church leaders of her day. This copy of the book has an interesting pedigree, having been presented by the author Dr A.T. Pierson to the Rev. F.B. Meyer. The inscription on the…

Anselm of Canterbury | Bernard of Clairvaux | St Columba | Wycliffe

Evangelical Succession: Columba, Anselm, Bernard and Wiclif

This book contains a collection of lectures about notable Christian leaders through history, including Saint Columba, Anselm of Canterbury, Bernard of Clairvaux and John Wiclif. In most cases the lecturers chosen had written full-length books on their chosen subject. My thanks to Bood Aid for making a copy of this public domain title available for…

Augustine of Canterbury

Augustine of Canterbury and His Companions: Four Lectures

Those interested in Augustine of Canterbury’s mission to England will find this series of lectures helpful. My thanks to Book Aid for making this public domain title available for digitisation. George Forrest Browne [1833-1930], Augustine and His Companions. Four Lectures Delivered at St. Paul’s in January, 1895. London: SPCK, 1895. Hbk. pp.201. [Click here to…

Thomas Bradwardine | Wycliffe

John Wycliffe and his Precursors

This book examines the teachings of John Wycliffe places them in the context of other theologians of the middles ages who cam to similar conclusions. My thanks to Book Aid for making a copy of this public domain title available for digitisation. Gotthard Lechler [1811-1888], John Wycliffe and his English Precursors. London: The Religious Tract…

Anselm of Canterbury

Saint Anselm by Richard W. Church

This is a brief sketch of the life of Saint Anselm of Canterbury written by the Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral, Richard W. Church. My thanks to Book Aid for making a copy of this public domain work available for digitisation. Richard William Church [1815-1890], Saint Anselm. London: Macmillan & Co., 1885. Hbk. pp.303. [Click…