Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-1892), nacio en Essex, Inglaterra. Predico su primer sermon a la edad de 16 anos, y a los 17, era pastor de la iglesia de Waterbeach. Su ministerio mas fructifero fue, durante muchos anos, en la iglesia de New Park Street y luego en el Metropolitan Tabernacle Pulpit de Londres. Antes de su muerte, se publicaron mas de 1.900 sermones suyos. Otra obra de Spurgeon publicada por Editorial Portavoz es Solamente por gracia. Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834-1892) was born in Essex, England. Converted at a young age, Spurgeon delivered his first sermon when he was only sixteen and went on to become a pastor the following year. Within a short time he was preaching to more than ten thousand people at each service/ His long ministry in London resulted in sixty-three volumes of published sermons and the founding of several orphanages, as well as an evangelical pastors' college.