New PDF release: Amazing Grace in the Life of William Wilberforce (Foreword

By John Piper,Jonathan Aitken

ISBN-10: 1581348754

ISBN-13: 9781581348750

ISBN-10: 1581349181

ISBN-13: 9781581349184

"John Piper's succinct and fantastically perceptive research of William Wilberforce merits to turn into an acclaimed bestseller. It not just tells the tale of a good man's life-it additionally tells us find out how to comprehend the final word resource of his greatness and happiness. furthermore, that realizing is going a long way deeper than the abolitionist achievements for which Wilberforce is venerated, awesome although they have been. William Wilberforce's mystery, as printed during this e-book, was once that he made the adventure from self-centeredness, achievement-centeredness, and political-centeredness to God-centeredness. And he made it with Christlike joy."
-Jonathan Aitken

Against nice hindrances William Wilberforce, an evangelical Christian and a member of Parliament, fought for the abolition of the African slave exchange and opposed to slavery itself till they have been either unlawful within the British Empire.

Many are conscious of Wilberforce's function in bringing an finish to slavery in nice Britain, yet few have taken the time to check the ideals and motivations that spurred him on for many years. during this concise quantity, John Piper tells the tale of the way Wilberforce was once remodeled from an unbelieving, younger baby-kisser right into a considerably God-centered Christian, and the way his deep spirituality helped to alter the ethical outlook of a nation.

As global leaders debate over the way to take care of a bunch of social justice and humanitarian crises, a more in-depth examine Wilberforce's lifestyles and religion serves as an encouragement and instance to all believers.

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