The Spiritual Man (3in1)
The Spiritual Man is a translation of the only book of any substantial size which brother Watchman Nee himself ever wrote. At the time of writing it he felt this work might be his last contribution to the church, although...
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The Spiritual Man is a translation of the only book of any substantial size which brother Watchman Nee himself ever wrote. At the time of writing it he felt this work might be his last contribution to the church, although since then God has graciously overruled. Long after the books initial publication in Chinese our brother once was heard to express the thought that it should not be reprinted because, it being such a "perfect" treatment of its subject, he was fearful lest the book become to its readers merely a manual of principles and not a guide to experience as well. But in view of the urgent need among the children of God today for help on spiritual life and warfare, and knowing our brother as one who is always open to God's way and most desirous to serve His people with all that God has given him, we conclude that he would doubtless permit it to be circulated in English. Hence this translation.Translations used. The Revised Standard Version (RSV) of the Bible has been used throughout the text unless otherwise indicated. Additional translations where employed are denoted by the following abbreviations-. Amplified-Amplified Old Testament ASV-American Standard Version (1901) AV-Authorized Version (King James) Darby-J. N. Darby, The Holy Scriptures.. a New Translation Young's-Young's Literal TranslationSoulical and Soulish. The adjectives "soulical" and "soulish" have been used to convey distinctly different meanings. "Soulical" as herein employed pertains to those proper, appropriate, legitimate, or natural qualities, functions, or expressions of man's soul which the Creator intended from the very beginning for the soul uniquely to possess and manifest. "Soulish" appears in these pages to describe that man in toto who is so governed by the soulical part of his being that his whole life takes on the character and expression of the soul.
An intriguing exploration of the great transition between life and the after-life.
Watchman Nee was a Chinese Christian teacher whose numerous works have been widely translated into many languages. Born in 1903, Nee became a Christian at the age of seventeen and began writing the same year. He was imprisoned by Communist Chinese authorities in 1952 and died in prison twenty years later. Nee's books include Come, Lord Jesus; A Living Sacrifice; The Normal Christian Life; The Communion of the Holy Spirit; The Finest of the Wheat; and Love Not the World; among many others. Since the early 1970s, Stephen Kaung has translated more than forty of Watchman Nee's simple, yet profound books for western audiences.-Editorial Review.
- Volume I
- Explanatory Notes
- First Preface
- Second Preface
- Part One: Introduction On Spirit, Soul And Body
- 1. Spirit, Soul And Body
- 2. Spirit And Soul
- 3. The Fall Of Man
- 4. Salvation
- Part Two. The Flesh
- 1. The Flesh And Salvation
- 2. The Fleshly Or Carnal Believer
- 3. The Cross And The Holy Spirit
- 4. The Boastings Of The Flesh
- 5. The Believer's Ultimate Attitude Towards The Flesh
- Part Three - The Soul
- 1. Deliverance From Sin And The Soul Life
- 2. The Experience Of Soulish Believers
- 3. The Dangers Of Soulish Life
- 4. The Cross And The Soul
- 5. Spiritual Believers And The Soul P. 193
- The Holy Spirit 95
- 4. The Boastings Of The Flesh 108
- 5. The Believer's Ultimate Attitude Towards The Flesh 119
- Part Three - The Soul
- 1. Deliverance From Sin And The Soul Life 133
- 2. The Experience Of Soulish Believers 153
- 3. The Dangers Of Soulish Life 167
- 4. The Cross And The Soul 179
- 5. Spiritual Believers And The Soul 193