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Desiring God : meditations of a Christian hedonist / John Piper.

Piper, John, 1946- (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Chandler Branch Library 248.4 PIP (Text) 39206020422745 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781601423108
  • Physical Description: 364 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st revised ed.
  • Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colo. : Multnomah, [2011]

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General Note:
"2011--First revised edition"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: How I became a Christian hedonist -- 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 -- Epilogue: Why I have written this book: seven reasons.
Summary, etc.:
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 that you saw in the Bible but never dared to believe.
Subject: God (Christianity) > Worship and love.
Desire for God.
Happiness > Religious aspects > Christianity.
Praise of God.

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