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Reading the Bible supernaturally: seeing and savoring the glory of God in Scripture
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Wheaton, Illinois : Crossway, [2017].
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430 pages ; 24 cm.
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220.6 P665 2017
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220.6 P665 2017
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In Reading the Bible Supernaturally, John Piper aims to show us how God works through his written Word when we pursue the natural act of reading the Bible, so that we experience his sightgiving poweŕa power that extends beyond the words on the page. Ultimately, Piper shows us that in the seemingly ordinary act of reading the Bible, something miraculous happens: we are given eyes to behold the glory of the living God.

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In Reading the Bible Supernaturally, John Piper aims to show us how God works through his written Word when we pursue the natural act of reading the Bible, so that we experience his sightgiving poweŕa power that extends beyond the words on the page. Ultimately, Piper shows us that in the seemingly ordinary act of reading the Bible, something miraculous happens: we are given eyes to behold the glory of the living God.
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Piper, J. (2017). Reading the Bible supernaturally: seeing and savoring the glory of God in Scripture. Wheaton, Illinois: Crossway.

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Piper, John, 1946-. 2017. Reading the Bible Supernaturally: Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture. Wheaton, Illinois: Crossway.

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Piper, John, 1946-, Reading the Bible Supernaturally: Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture. Wheaton, Illinois: Crossway, 2017.

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Piper, John. Reading the Bible Supernaturally: Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture. Wheaton, Illinois: Crossway, 2017. Print.

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