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.
What do J I Packer, Billy Graham and Richard John Neuhaus have in common Each was recently named by TIME magazine as among the 25 most influential evangelicals in America Dr Packer, the Board of Governors Professor of Theology at Regent College, was hailed by TIME as a doctrinal Solomon among Protestants Mediating debates on everything from a particular Bible translation to the acceptabi
- 367 pages
- A Quest for Godliness: The Puritan Vision of the Christian Life
- J.I. Packer
- 15 July 2018 J.I. Packer