A Quest for Godliness: The Puritan Vision of the Christian Life J.I. Packer cover image
A Quest for Godliness: The Puritan Vision of the Christian Life J.I. Packer cover image
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  • 368 Pages
  • Publisher : Crossway/Good News Publishers
  • Publication Date : July 2010

A Quest for Godliness: The Puritan Vision of the Christian Life

Packer, J. I.

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A Quest for Godliness explores the depth and breadth of Puritan spiritual life. Drawing on a lifetime of study, Packer surveys the lives and teachings of great Puritan leaders such as John Owen, Richard Baxter, and Jonathan Edwards. He examines the Puritan view of the Bible, spiritual gifts, the Sabbath, worship, social action, and the family. The Puritans’ faith, Packer argues, stands in marked contrast with the superficiality of modern western Christianity.

In a time of failing vision and decaying values, this powerful portrait of the Puritans is a beacon of hope that calls us to radical commitment and action, both desperately needed today. Beautifully written, A Quest for Godliness is a moving and challenging exploration of Puritan life and thought. Here is J. I. Packer at his very best.

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