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We are Cliff and Ruth Parsons. We live and work in Portsmouth in Hampshire, UK. We worship at Salem Baptist Chapel in Portsmouth and we are both members of the church meeting there.

The Parsons Pages began as a vehicle “For promoting the Christian religion as it is professed by Protestant Dissenters of the Denomination of Particular Baptists.” We sought to do this by publishing various articles on our website and then, in 2012, we ventured into the world of bookselling. Our aim is to supply good quality, doctrinally sound, new and second-hand Christian books, many of which are not available on the high street. We are Protestant, Evangelical (in the true sense of the word) and Calvinistic.

“The LORD hath done great things for us;
whereof we are glad.”

Psalm 126:3


From “Retracings and Renewings” by Dr. D. A. Doudney

I stand in and by Jesus, and plead before Him that precious promise respecting my poor fallen nature, “Sin shall not have dominion over you, for ye are not under the law, but under grace.” Well am I aware that, if the Lord withdraw His hand, or remove His restraining power, there is not a sin of which I am not capable, nor a temptation to which I should not yield; but then (thanks to His na...