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A Christian Classic

User Review  - The Reformed Reader - Christianbook.com

John Piper’s Pleasures of God is destined to be a classic within Christian literature. Piper seeks to explain how a holy God can take pleasure in sinful creatures. Furthermore, he elaborates on his ... Read full review

This book is amazing!

User Review  - Alaskamom - Christianbook.com

This book is really amazing. It points out and states well, our desires and how we can live a more full life in Christ. "The benefits of knowing God more fully and deeply in this way are many. This ... Read full review

Centered On God

User Review  - Smoothie71 - Christianbook.com

So this was my first time reading anything by John Piper. I knew I'd love his writings because I've read countless quotes by him, but I did not know how this book would be perfect for my life right ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Casey Holland - Goodreads

A phrase we now use among contemporary churches, and perhaps a phrase that has been used for years but now resurfaces, is the phrase "God-centered.' Reading through this book revealed in my own life ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

This whole book was pretty incredible in pointing to what makes God happy. It's all in the bible, but piper outlines them. His chapter on prayer was my favorite. God delights when we pray. Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Rex Blackburn - Goodreads

wow....when I was reading the first half of the book, I was nodding in agreement with Piper's theological assertions, but I found the book a bit lackluster in its ability to really penetrate my heart ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Toby Knoblauch - Goodreads

What should I say? John Piper on the sovereignty of God. It doesn't get any better than this. Granted, John Piper's style is not everybody's cup of tea as it tends to be a little bit too academic ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

This is a theological treat that only lures the believing heart into a deeper intimacy with Christ. Helping us understand what our great God takes pleasure in, Piper really emboldens and gives weight ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Heath Marion - Goodreads

This a great theological book. From the beginning of the book the reader is challenged with this statement, "There never has been an era when too many people thought too deeply about God or knew him ... Read full review

Review: The Pleasures of God: Meditations on God's Delight in Being God

User Review  - Mark Ward - Goodreads

The foundation of all reality is the eternally rejoicing and self-sufficient triune God. An epochal book—for me, at least. The appendix, "Are There Two Wills in God?," is particularly helpful, a great example of bringing careful exegesis to sound theological conclusions. Read full review


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