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Desiring God : meditations of a Christian hedonist

Author: John Piper
Publisher: Colorado Springs, Colo. : Multnomah, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 25th anniversary reference edView all editions and formats
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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.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Piper
ISBN: 9781601423092 1601423098 9781601423108 1601423101 9781601423917 1601423918 1590521196 9781590521199
OCLC Number: 51177387
Notes: "2011--First hardcover edition"--Title page verso.
Description: 411 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Testimonials: What Desiring God has meant to me --
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.
Responsibility: John Piper.
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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.

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