John Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress, regarded as one of the most significant works of English literature, has encouraged, challenged, and fascinated Christians and non-Christians, young and old, for more than three centuries. Editor C. J. Lovik has updated key words and phrases, making the book more accessible to modern readers while retaining the dignity and beauty of Bunyan's original language. This edition will help readers understand the joys and struggles of the life of faith on earth through the journey of Christian as he encounters Evangelist, Ignorance, Mr. Worldly Wisdom, and others on his way to the Celestial City, thanks to 30 original, full-page, color illustrations by award-winning illustrator Mike Wimmer.
About the Author
John Bunyan (1628–1688) was a Reformed Baptist preacher in the Church of England. He is most famous for his celebrated Pilgrim's Progress, which he penned in prison. Bunyan was author of nearly sixty other books and tracts, including The Holy War and Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners.
C. J. Lovik graduated from Westmont College California with a degree in Education and Communication and taught elementary school in Southern California. After teaching for many years, he started a manufacturing business and developed an online family-friendly Internet search engine. The Pilgrim's Progress: From This World to That Which Is to Come is Lovik's first book.
Mike Wimmer is an award-winning illustrator of many children’s books, including Robert Burleigh’s One Giant Leap and Stealing Home.