The Passion of Jesus Christ: Fifty Reasons why He Came to Die

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Crossway Books, 2004 - 127 pages
Fifty reasons why Jesus came to die.

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The Ground of Christian Faith This book deals with an important fact of christian faith- the death of Jesus Christ - in order to expose its meaning and consequences to the believers. Piper examines ... Read full review

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I was so impressed with this book I purchased 10, and gave 9 copies away. Do you need a concise explanation for why Christ needed to die? This is for you. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION The Christ the Crucifixion and the Concentration Camps
11
FIFTY REASONS WHY CHRIST SUFFERED AND DIED
17
To Absorb the Wrath of
20
To Please His Heavenly Father
22
To Learn Obedience and Be Perfected
24
To Achieve His Own Resurrection from the Dead
26
To Show the Wealth of Gods Love and Grace for Sinners
28
To Show His Own Love for
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For the Forgiveness of Our Sins
36
To Provide the Basis for Our Justification
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To Complete the Obedience That Becomes Our Righteousness
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To Take Away Our Condemnation
42
To Abolish Circumcision and All Rituals as the Basis of Salvation
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To Bring Us to Faith and Keep Us Faithful
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To Make Us Holy Blameless and Perfect
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To Give Us a Clear Conscience
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To Cancel the Legal Demands of the Law Against
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To Become a Ransom for Many
34
To Obtain for Us All Things That Are Good for
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