In Passion and Purity, Elisabeth Elliot emphasizes the need to commit daily to Christ all matters of the heart and to wait upon Him. She teaches this often-painful. --from the foreword by Joshua Harris In Passion and Purity, Elisabeth Elliot emphasizes the need to commit daily to Christ all matters of the heart and to wait. Passion and Purity by Elisabeth Elliot, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Yes or No A must-buy book By Alison, Feb 27 If I had a lot of money I would arrange for this book to be given to each and every Christian passion and purity as they reach their mid to late teens, and into their twenties.
This is rich wisdom written from a deeply personal experience. Elizabeth Elliot is a woman who speaks words that change lives.
From her own experience of bringing her passion and purity life under the Lordship of Jesus she shares what it means to trust God with our hearts and our future and our choices and our longings and our pain. Gradually the temperate person begins to experience the passion and purity freedom of the gift, the ability to experience the true meaning of life as self-gift in love and purity.
Rather, we should thank God for Christian morality!
The passion of lust grasping for what I want is transformed into the passion of gift giving myself for you. Think of the difference between a man who treats a woman passion and purity a sex object and a man who is passionately attracted to a woman but treats her with reverence passion and purity care, delighting in the beauty of her femininity and of the inner person revealed through her body.
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Passion united with purity frees the body to do what it was created to do: Through letters, diary entries, and memories, she shares the temptations, difficulties, victories, and sacrifices of two young people whose commitment passion and purity Christ took priority over their love for each other.
These revealing personal glimpses, combined with relevant biblical teaching, will remind you that only by putting your human passion and desire through His fire can God purify your love.
Both books have gained wide respect in conservative evangelical social practice among singles, and together have been responsible for passion and purity circulation of the word courtshipa term Harris and his supporters prefer to dating.
Harris has argued that courtship 's connotation is more in keeping with the kind of romantic programme espoused by both him and Elliot.