Desiring God
John Piper

Desiring God

meditations of a Christian hedonist

25th anniversary reference ed.

Published by Multnomah in Colorado Springs, Colo .
Written in English.

About the Edition

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.

Table of 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.

Edition Notes

"2011--First hardcover edition"--T.p. verso.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.


Library of Congress
BV4817 .P56 2011

The Physical Object

411 p. ;
Number of pages

ID Numbers

Open Library
9781601423092, 9781601423108, 9781601423917
LC Control Number

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