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Echoes from Eden
In observing contemporary Christian living, he felt the church was on a dangerous course toward compromising with "worldly" concerns. Born into poverty , Tozer was self-educated and taught himself what he missed in high school and college.
In May , Tozer was elected as the editor of the Alliance Weekly magazine, now Alliance Life , a role he filled until his death in But it will pay in the long run and the true Christian is not much interested in anything short of that. Among the more than 60 books that bear his name, most of which were compiled after his death from sermons he preached and articles he wrote, at least two are regarded as Christian classics: Many of his books impress on the reader the possibility and necessity for a deeper relationship with God.
He spent his last years of ministry at Avenue Road Church in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, where he died from a heart attack.
He was buried in Ellet Cemetery, Akron, Ohio, with a simple epitaph marking his grave: Tozer - A Man of God. His biographer James L. Snyder has suggested that "In a sense it was his valedictory, for it expressed the concern of his heart.
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The Lordship of Jesus is not quite forgotten, but it has been mostly relegated to the hymnal where all responsibility toward it may be discharged in a glow of pleasant religious emotion. Tozer had seven children: Living a simple and non-materialistic lifestyle, he and his wife, Ada Cecelia Pfautz, never owned a car, preferring bus and train travel. Even after becoming a well-known Christian author, Tozer signed away much of his royalties to those who were in need.
Prayer was of vital personal importance for Tozer. Snyder , in the book, In Pursuit of God: The Life Of A.
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In , he received an honorary LL. In , Christian music artist Lauren Barlow of BarlowGirl published a compilation of stories told by 59 artists, writers, and leaders about how A. There are also many compilations of sermons and other writings which were edited and published by Christian Publications, Inc. Although the following books were published posthumously, authorship is attributed to A.