55. E. G. Romine on Charles Spurgeon, “The Prince of Preachers” (Part 2/2)

1h 8m | Jan 8, 2024

In this episode, Skyler interviews Dr. Ed Romine about his book The Booming Baritone Bell of England: The Pedagogy and Practice of Charles Haddon Spurgeon’s Open-Air Preaching. The interview will cover Spurgeon's basic biography, including chapters such as the Downgrade Controversy - and will include any comments Spurgeon had about Mormonism. Toward the end, we will also cover some of Ed’s story and how he came to be an Elder at FBC Provo

An example of an Ed Romine sermon can be found here and here.

Other Resources: 

Ten Essential Sermons of Charles Spurgeon, Introduction by Tom Nettles 

Spurgeon by Arnold Dallimore 

Spurgeon the Pastor: Recovering a Biblical and Theological Vision for Ministry by Geoffrey Chang 

“What Was the Downgrade Controversy Actually All About?” by Alex DePrima (also: here)

Living by Revealed Truth: The Life and Pastoral Theology of Charles Haddon Spurgeon by Tom Nettles 

The Child is the Father of the Man: C.H. Spurgeon by Tom Nettles 

Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary by Matthew Barrett 


“Mormons, Crickets, and Gulls: A New Look At An Old Story” by William Hartley (Utah Historical Quarterly, Vol. 38, 1970, No. 3) 

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