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Scripture reveals that the great business of life is to glorify God by enjoying Him forever. In this paradigm-shattering classic, newly revised and expanded, John Piper reveals that the debate between duty and delight doesn't truly exist: Delight is our duty. Readers will embark on a dramatically different and joyful experience of their faith

The pursuit of pleasure is not optional. It is essential.

Scripture reveals that the great business of life is to glorify God by enjoying Him forever. In this paradigm-shattering work, John Piper reveals that the debate between duty and delight doesn’t truly exist: Delight is our duty. Join him as he unveils stunning, life-impacting truths you saw in the Bible but never dared to believe.

Synopsis:

Scripture reveals that the great business of life is to glorify God by enjoying Him forever. In this paradigm-shattering classic, newly revised and expanded, John Piper reveals that the debate between duty and delight doesn't truly exist: Delight is our duty. Readers will embark on a dramatically different and joyful experience of their faith

The pursuit of pleasure is not optional. It is essential.

Scripture reveals that the great business of life is to glorify God by enjoying Him forever. In this paradigm-shattering work, John Piper reveals that the debate between duty and delight doesn’t truly exist: Delight is our duty. Join him as he unveils stunning, life-impacting truths you saw in the Bible but never dared to believe.

About the Author

John Piper, pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis since 1980, is the author of The Dangerous Duty of Delight, Desiring God, Future Grace, A Godward Life, and The Pleasures of God. He received his doctorate in theology from the University of Munich and taught biblical studies for six years at Bethel College, St. Paul, before becoming a pastor. He and his wife, Noel, have four sons and one daughter.

Table of Contents

The happiness of God : foundation for Christian hedonism — Conversion : the creation of a Christian hedonist — Worship : the feast of Christian hedonism — Love : the labor of Christian hedonism — Scripture : kindling for Christian hedonism — Prayer : the power of Christian hedonism — Money : the currency of Christian hedonism — Marriage : a matrix for Christian hedonism — Missions : the battle cry of Christian hedonism — Suffering : the sacrifice of Christian hedonism.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781590521199
Subtitle:
Meditations of a Christian Hedonist
Author:
Piper, John
Author:
Piper, John
Publisher:
Multnomah Books
Location:
Sisters, OR
Subject:
Inspirational
Subject:
Christianity
Subject:
God
Subject:
Happiness
Subject:
Praise of god
Subject:
Desire for God.
Subject:
Inspirational - General
Subject:
Christianity - Christian Life - General
Subject:
Christian Life - General
Subject:
God (Christianity) - Worship and love
Subject:
Christian Life
Subject:
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Subject:
christian living;theology;christianity;christian;christian hedonism;piper;non-fiction;god;spirituality;joy;john piper;devotional;worship;discipleship;spiritual growth;reformed;religion;spiritual formation;hedonism;faith;love;happiness;christian growth;bib
Subject:
christian living;theology;christianity;christian;christian hedonism;piper;non-fiction;god;spirituality;joy;worship;john piper;devotional;spiritual growth;discipleship;reformed;religion;spiritual formation;hedonism;faith;love;happiness;christian growth;mar
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
107-285
Publication Date:
20030417
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
8.5 x 6 x 1.11 in .9938 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Scripture reveals that the great business of life is to glorify God by enjoying Him forever. In this paradigm-shattering classic, newly revised and expanded, John Piper reveals that the debate between duty and delight doesn't truly exist: Delight is our duty. Readers will embark on a dramatically different and joyful experience of their faith

The pursuit of pleasure is not optional. It is essential.

Scripture reveals that the great business of life is to glorify God by enjoying Him forever. In this paradigm-shattering work, John Piper reveals that the debate between duty and delight doesn’t truly exist: Delight is our duty. Join him as he unveils stunning, life-impacting truths you saw in the Bible but never dared to believe.

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