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Jerry Bridges – Depending on Christ to Make Us Holy

Last Updated: February 21, 2014

Covenant Eyes Radio – Episode 74

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“Dependent responsibility.” This the phrase Jerry Bridges uses to describe two inseparable truths: we are completely dependent on God to obey Him; we are also completely responsible to obey.

Today on our podcast Jerry talks at length about how to live a holy life.

  • Jerry will talk about the way we should label our sin, and thus change our attitude toward our sin.
  • He will talk about the difference between “cultural holiness” and genuine obedience.
  • Finally, Jerry will also talk about three ways we often try to become holy that don’t work, and the way Jesus gave to us that does work.

Jerry Bridges is the author of many books, including the million-copy best seller, The Pursuit of Holiness. He has been a staff member of The Navigators for 55 years.

Music for today’s podcast is “The Fire and the Knife” by The Difficulty
Listen to more Covenant Eyes Radio on iTunes.

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