Best 5 Christian Books on Holiness You Should Read First

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With so many Christian books on Holiness, which are the best? These Christian books on Holiness made it to our list of top books and we’ve compiled them to make it easy for you to find them. Please note that we did not write the descriptions ourselves (for our thoughts on books, check out our book reviews).

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1) The Hole in Our Holiness (Paperback Edition): Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness



The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness is Kevin DeYoung’s highly biblical and serious book on God’s power to help us grow in personal holiness and to savor the process of transformation.  DeYoung is the senior pastor at Christ Covenant Church in Matthews, North Carolina. He writes with careful criticism and wise counsel.


2) The Holiness of God


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Dr. R. C. Sproul (chairman and president of Ligonier Ministries, an organization that provides biblical and theological training for laypeople) offers The Holiness of God – an inspiring and thought-provoking book that encourages Christians to become holy just as God is holy. Sproul, with his vast wealth of philosophical and Biblical knowledge, does a great job of tying in stories and from the past to theological themes to make this book complete.


3) The Pursuit of Holiness


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The Pursuit of Holiness, by Jerry Bridges, teaches that one’s spiritual growth will mature as you deepen your relationship with God.  Bridges is an author, bible teacher and part of The Navigators’ collegiate ministry group, in which he is involved in staff development and serves as a resource to campus ministries.  He offers a piercing, challenging and practical charge for Christians to give their lives to be holy as God commands.

4) Holiness


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Holiness, by the late Anglican bishop J .C. Ryle, is considered to be an inspiration for good Christian living.  Using doctrinal truth and personal applications, this timely and timeless book is a great treatment on the subject of holiness in the life of a believer in Christ.


5) Overcoming Sin and Temptation (Redesign)


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The late Puritan John Owen offers Overcoming Sin and Temptation  (via editors Justin Taylor and Kelly Kapic).  Containing three treatises on temptation, sin, and repentance, this book is in-depth, scholarly and dense.  However, the messages are timeless and well worth the read.  This particular edition is very helpful with its explanatory footnotes of old English words.





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