A Habitual Sight of Him

A Habitual Sight of Him : The Christ-Centered Piety of Thomas Goodwin

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Thomas Goodwin (1600"€"1680) was a faithful pastor, Westminster divine, advisor to Oliver Cromwell, and president of Magdalen College, Oxford. In this book, Joel R. Beeke and Mark Jones acquaint the reader with Goodwin through an informative biographical introduction. The remainder of the book, 35 selections from across the works of Goodwin, displays Goodwin's constant attention to Christ in his various theological engagements. You will learn much about the life and works of this influential Puritan, and perhaps, be strengthened with a habitual sight of Christ.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 138 pages
  • 114 x 175 x 10mm | 113g
  • Grand Rapids, MI, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1601780672
  • 9781601780676
  • 649,702

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Table of Contents:

1. Introduction: The Piety of Thomas Goodwin (1600-1680)

2. Christ Excels Joseph

3. Christ Longs for His Own Return

4. Sitting in Heaven

5. Crying Us into Heaven

6. Christ's Gift

7. Christ Dwelling in Our Hearts by Faith

8. Christ's Perfections are our Perfections

9. Three Hours

10. Christ by Piecemeal

11. Christ, the Marrow of the Gospel

12. Reconciliation Through Christ

13. "Christ above Moses"

14. God's Greatest Work (1)

15. God's Greatest Work (2)

16. Possessing Christ by Faith

17. One Foot on Christ, Another on Yourself?

18. No Union, No Justification

19. Communion with Christ

20. Elected to Inseparable Union with Christ

21. Purchasing and Bestowing

22. Gathered to Christ or Satan?

23. Sitting at the Right Hand

24. Summed up in Christ

25. Christ Putting Beauty on the Body

26. Living Like Christ

27. The Revenues of His Death

28. Joy in God's Glory

29. Weak, But Accepted for Christ's Sake

30. Christ's Works of Glory

31. Restoring Beauty to His Bride

32. "The Son's Special Act"

33. Spirit-Christology

34. Never Leaving Christ Out

35. The Mystery of His Will in Christ

36. Treasures in Heaven

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