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Published by Phoenix Press, Walker in New York .
Written in English

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  • Holiness,
  • Large type books

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Edition Notes

StatementJerry Bridges.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT767 .B83 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 161 p. ;
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3029919M
ISBN 100802725074
LC Control Number85010476

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Throughout this book the author stresses that the process of living a holy life is a cooperative effort between us and the Holy Spirit. We have a responsibility to obey what God tells us and the Holy Spirit enables us to do just that when things seem impossible. Each chapter of "The Pursuit of Holiness" focuses on a single scripture/5(). The Pursuit of Holiness is one of those modern stalwarts read by many evangelicals the past quarter century or so since it's publication. The book is a short, but very thorough, book that deals with the subject (obviously, given the title) of holiness/5().   In The Pursuit of Holiness, he helps us see clearly just what we should rely on God to do—and what we should take responsibility for ourselves. As you deepen your relationship with God, learn more about His character, and understand the Holy Spirit’s role in holiness, your spiritual growth will mature. The included study guide contains 12 lessons.5/5(5). Holiness should mark the life of every Christian. But holiness often is hard to understand. In the 12 lessons in this companion study guide to The Pursuit of Holiness (ISBN ) by Navigator author Jerry Bridges, you can discover the Bible’s guidelines for holy living. As you develop a deeper relationship with God, you will learn more about His character, grow in maturity, and understand the role the Holy /5(76).

His most popular book, The Pursuit of Holiness, has sold over one million copies. Jerry was on the staff of The Navigators for over fifty years, and currently served in the Collegiate Mission where he was involved primarily in staff development, but also served as a speaker resource to the campus ministries/5. Free download or read online The Pursuit of Holiness pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Jerry Bridges. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback n:   But holiness is something that is often missed in the Christian’s daily life. According to Navigator author Jerry Bridges, that’s because we’re not exactly sure what our part in holiness is. In The Pursuit of Holiness, he helps us see clearly just what we should rely on God to do—and what we should take responsibility for ourselves%(2K).   “The pursuit of holiness is a joint venture between God and the Christian.   No one can attain any degree of holiness without God working in his life, but just as surely no one will attain it without effort on his own part.”   (Preface, pg. 10).

This series, based on the book The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges, will examine the scriptural mandate to a life of holiness, the holiness of God and Christ, the battle between the Spirit and the flesh, how we can live a life of obedience to God's Word, and how to develop a genuine desire to pursue holiness in our life.   It took me twenty five years to read Jerry Bridge’s book The Pursuit of Holiness. A short while ago I received the “25th Anniversary Edition” and devoted much of this weekend to reading and absorbing the book. This book has become something of a modern day classic. Printable pdf Version of Chapter 10 A summary of the book “THE DISCIPLINE OF GRACE” by Jerry Bridges. The pursuit of holiness must be motivated by an ever-increasing understanding of “God’s grace;” or its pursuit will become oppressive and ing to Jerry Bridges, two of the great theological giants on this subject are the Puritan theologian “John Owen,” and the.   The Pursuit of Holiness is a book about holiness. Or as the title betrays it, the pursuit of it. According to the author, he based the title on the command in Hebrews which says, ““Pursue holiness, for without holiness no one will see the Lord” (Hebrews , author’s paraphrase).