Study Guide for John Owen’s The Mortification of Sin
Across the world, students and young people are discovering anew the sound spiritual wisdom that is to be found in the practical writings of the seventeenth-century Puritan theologian, John Owen. Among Owen’s valuable works is his treatise On the Mortification of Sin, a book that has brought much-needed encouragement to many struggling in the ongoing battle against indwelling sin.
This new study guide, based on the Banner’s Puritan paperback edition of Owen’s work, will be of great assistance to individuals and groups who want to get the most out of their reading of Owen’s spiritual classic.
About the Author
William (Rob) Edwards has been pastor of Mercy Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Forest, VA since 2010. He was previously based in Athens, GA, where he worked with college and university students as a campus minister with Reformed University Fellowship at the University of Georgia for 11 years.
Rob is a graduate of the University of Georgia (B.A., Philosophy, 1993) and Westminster Theological Seminary (M.Div., 1999) in Philadelphia. Since 2013 he has been a member of the Board of Trustees at Westminster.
Rob and his wife Angie (also a graduate of the University of Georgia) have three children: Emma, Lucy, and William.
Rob has authored a Study Guide for John Owen’s The Mortification of Sin.