by Eric J. Alexander, from Banner of Truth 'We shall do well to watch our habits of prayer with a holy watchfulness. Here is the pulse of our Christianity. Here is the true test of our state before God.’ - J. C. Ryle
I decided to read this because I learned that Edith Wharton was the first woman awarded a Pulitzer Prize. And she did it with this book. That was worth it right there. It also gave insight into a changing time.