'Oh! how I long to persuade people to believe that all these things are true, so they hurry to Christ, who himself is coming to judge the world concerning their attitude to these very truths.' So William Guthrie (1620 - 1665) concluded The Christian's Great Interest his little book on who is a Christian and how to become a Christian, here presented in a slightly shortened form, and rewritten for today's readers.
Cover design. The Cloudberry, related to the Bramble, grows in the difficult conditions of northern Europe, including the moors and hills of Scotland. With its solitary white flower and orange fruit it perhaps suitably symbolises the faith of believers in this present evil age.