Mitad Edwards y mitad Piper, este libro trae la pasión encantada de Dios de Jonathan Edwards al siglo veintiuno. Nunca ha habido un momento en el que necesitemos más al Dios de Edwards. “Ningún hombre es más relevante a la presente condición del Cristianismo que Jonathan Edwards” — D. MARTYN LLOYD-JONES
John Piper ha sido el pastor encargado de la predicación desde 1980 en la Iglesia Bautista Belén en Miniápolis, Minnesota. Es autor de varios libros de más venta, incluidos La pasión de Jesucristo y La pasión de Dios por su gloria. Este último ganó la medalla de oro de ECPA.
In his essay The End for Which God Created the World, the great theologian Jonathan Edwards proclaimed that God's ultimate end is the manifestation of his glory in the highest happiness of his creatures.
Pastor John Piper has devoted his years of ministry to exploring the implications of this stunning truth for life and ministry. Understanding that "God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in him" has made all the difference for John Piperand can transform your life as well.
Here Piper passionately demonstrates the relevance of Edwards's ideals for the personal and public lives of Christians today through his own book-length introduction to Edwards's The End for Which God Created the World. This book also contains the complete essay supplemented by almost a hundred of Piper's insightful explanatory notes. The result is a powerful and persuasive presentation of the things that matter most in the Christian life.
About the author:
John Piper (DTheol, University of Munich) is teacher and founder of desiringGod.org and chancellor of Bethlehem College and Seminary. He served for 33 years as senior pastor at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis and is author of more than 50 books, including Desiring God, Don’t Waste Your Life, This Momentary Marriage, Bloodlines, and Does God Desire All to Be Saved?