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John Bunyan

The author of Pilgrim’s Progress

They imprisoned his body but not his faith

John Bunyan spends his days in prison, separated from his wife and children. Living in the cold, stone cell is the price he pays for going against the established state religion. If only he would agree to stop preaching, John could walk out a free man! Why does he choose to stay in jail, and how will he serve his Lord in this wretched place? Find out in this episode of The Torchlighters. Read more about John Bunyan, the poor tinker who wrote a masterpiece.


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John Bunyan

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