Teachings on God: The Holiness of God/Chosen by God/Pleasing God
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Teachings on God: The Holiness of God/Chosen by God/Pleasing God

by R.C. Sproul
     
 

R. C. Sproul has committed his life to clearly communicating deep, practical truths from God’s Word to students and laypeople. His lucid teaching style brings clarity to the most difficult—and often contentious—biblical and theological questions. Gathered here in one volume are three of his best-selling books—over $40 worth of reading at a

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R. C. Sproul has committed his life to clearly communicating deep, practical truths from God’s Word to students and laypeople. His lucid teaching style brings clarity to the most difficult—and often contentious—biblical and theological questions. Gathered here in one volume are three of his best-selling books—over $40 worth of reading at a great low price.

From Rudolf Otto’s mysterium tremendum to Martin Luther’s “insanity”and Jonathan Edwards’s fiery sermons, Sproul’s classic The Holiness of Godilluminates history and Scripture to help readers understand—and live with—the tension that exists between God’s terrifying holiness and his inexplicable grace.

In Chosen by God, Sproul tackles the divisive subject of predestination, and discusses God’s sovereignty and the problem of evil, human freedom, and the task of evangelism. He explains that there is a mystery in God’s ways but not contradiction; and paints a picture of a loving—not spiteful or whimsical—God who provides redemption for radically corrupt people.Pleasing God explores the topic of sanctification—how we satisfy God by pursuing righteousness. Sproul examines the constant battle Christians wage against sin—pride, slothfulness, dishonesty. He reveals how many Christians have tragically abandoned the struggle, but that God delights in those who press on.

Although Sproul brings a Reformed background and approach to topics, his work is not just for Calvinists but for all Christians who want to understand and build on the foundations of their faith.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598564686
Publisher:
Hendrickson Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/28/2010
Edition description:
Three Volumes in One
Pages:
397
Sales rank:
1,220,831
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

R. C. Sproul is president and chairman of the board of Ligonier Ministries. He is the Minister of Preaching and Teaching at Saint Andrews Chapel in Sanford, Florida; has served as professor of systematic theology at several seminaries; and hosts the international radio program “Renewing Your Mind.” General editor of The Reformation Study Bible, he is also the author of more than 65 books, including The Mystery of the Holy Spirit, Faith Alone, and Truths We Confess: A Layman’s Guide to the Westminster Confession of Faith.

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