"Be holy, for I am holy," commands God to His people. But holiness is something that is often missed in the Christian’s daily life. According to 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 accept responsibility for ourselves. Whether you’re continuing your pursuit of holiness or just beginning, the principles and guidelines in The Pursuit of Holiness will challenge you to obey God’s command of holiness.
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Pursuit of Holiness Review Jerry Bridges writes a piercing, challenging, and practical charge for Christians to give their lives to be holy as God commands. In The Pursuit of Holiness, readers will find practical helps, biblical conviction, and realistically high expectations. What I Liked Bridges clearly points Christians toward a higher level of following Christ. Far too many be... Read more
Bradley Chambers says:
The Pursuit of Holiness is by Jerry Bridges. It is read by Arthur Morey. Bridges has written a challenging book on being Holy as God is Holy. He points out examples in scripture to confirm his point. The book plainly points out that at the root of us is sin and we need to trust God (but also take responsibility for) to conquer our sin problem. It encourages believers to trust Christ to conq... Read more
Josh Morgan says:
This review first appeared on my blog, Jacob's Café (http://jacobscafe.blogspot.com/2010/12/pursuit-of-holiness-is-pharasaical-self.html). I recently received a complimentary copy of Jerry Bridges' audiobook version of The Pursuit of Holiness in order to review it (without any expectation of a positive review, as will be obvious here :) ). I had several theological problems with this book tha... Read more