1Donald G. Bloesch, The Crisis of Piety (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1968), 95.
2Arthur L. Johnson, Faith Misguided: Exposing the Dangers of Mysticism (Chicago: Moody, 1988), 43.
3D.D. Martin, "Mysticism," in Walter A. Elwell, ed., Evangelical Dictionary of Theology (Grand Rapids: Baker, 1984), 744.
4Michael Cox, Handbook of Christian Spirituality, rev. ed. (San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1985), 14.
5Evelyn Underhill, The Mystics of the Church (London: James Clarke & Co., n.d.), 15.
6Richard J. Foster, Celebration of Discipline, rev. ed. (San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1988), 25.
7As quoted in Richard J. Foster and Kathryn A. Yanni, Celebrating the Disciplines (New York: HarperCollins, 1992), 87.
8D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones, Fellowship With God (Wheaton: Crossway, 1993), 95.
9Donald G. Bloesch, "Is Spirituality Enough?" in John H. Armstrong, ed., Roman Catholicism (Chicago: Moody, 1994), 158.
10Margaret Lewis Furse, Mysticism (Nashville: Abingdon, 1977), 104.
12George Fox, The Journal of George Fox, with an introduction by Henry J. Cadbury (Richmond, IN: Friends United Press, 1976), 101.
15W. R. Inge, Christian Mysticism (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933), 7.
17M. Robert Mulholland, Jr. devotes an entire chapter to these stages in what he calls "The Classical Christian Pilgrimage" in Invitation to a Journey (Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 1993), 79-101.
19Bloesch, The Crisis of Piety, 117.
23Bloesch, The Crisis of Piety, 103.
24Alister E. McGrath, Spirituality in an Age of Change (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1994), 56.
25C. S. Lewis, God in the Dock, Walter Hooper, ed. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970), 204-205.
26R. C. Sproul, Essential Truths of the Christian Faith (Wheaton: Tyndale, 1992), xx.
27John Piper, A Godward Life (Sisters, OR: Multnomah, 1997), 106.
32Leland Ryken, Worldly Saints: The Puritans As They Really Were (Zondervan: Grand Rapids, 1986).
33Arthur Bennett, ed. The Valley of Vision (Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust, 1975).
34All of these are found in the two-volume Works of Jonathan Edwards published by The Banner of Truth. Some of these titles can be obtained separately.
35Jonathan Edwards, "Nothing Upon Earth Can Represent the Glories of Heaven," in The Works of Jonathan Edwards, vol. 14, Sermons and Discourses 1723-1729, ed. Kenneth Minkema (New Haven: Yale, 1997), 134-160.
36See Roger Steer, George Mueller (Wheaton: Harold Shaw, 1981).
38On the corporate spiritual disciplines, see Donald S. Whitney, Spiritual Disciplines Within the Church (Chicago: Moody, 1996). Regarding the personal spiritual disciplines see Whitney, Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life (Colorado Springs: NavPress, 1991).
"The Unity of Doctrine and Devotion" by Donald S. Whitney is from The Compromised Church edited by John Armstrong, copyright 1998. Used by permission of Crossway Books, a division of Good News Publishers, Wheaton, IL 60187, www.crosswaybooks.org