Coronavirus and Christ

Coronavirus and Christ

"This is a time when the fragile form of this world is felt. The seemingly solid foundations are shaking. The question we should be asking is, Do we have a Rock under our feet? A Rock that cannot be shaken--ever?"

--John Piper

On January 11, 2020, a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) reportedly claimed its first victim in the Hubei province of China. By March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization had declared a global pandemic. In the midst of this fear and uncertainty, it is natural to wonder what God is doing.

In Coronavirus and Christ, John Piper invites readers around the world to stand on the solid Rock, who is Jesus Christ, in whom our souls can be sustained by the sovereign God who ordains, governs, and reigns over all things to accomplish his wise and good purposes for those who trust in him. What is God doing through the coronavirus? Piper offers six biblical answers to that question, showing us that God is at work in this moment in history.

Title:Coronavirus and Christ
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    Coronavirus and Christ Reviews

  • Rainer Erani

    This book is a fountain of wisdom. You can read it in one sitting, and find yourself singing songs of worship as you read. Beautifully relate's God's Providence with the current events. It's a free eB...

  • David Steele

    John Piper is a trusted biblical scholar and pastor who has shared his wisdom in writing for decades. I first encountered Dr. Piper as a young man. I remember eagerly devouring his book, Desiring God:...

  • Jacob O'connor

    Piper is the prophet of our time, and I'm deeply grateful for his insights on this troublesome time. When things don't go the way they should, God will work them for our good. Notes:"Do we have a Rock...

  • Brice Karickhoff

    First Piper book I've read in years! Never thought I would've said that my Junior year of high school! Gotta hand it to him though. He sure isn't allowing retirement to get the best of him, as evidenc...

  • Heidi Mandt

    Do yourself a favor and take a quick break from what you’re currently reading to read this book right now. Piper offers tons of Biblical wisdom (so much of the book is straight from the Bible) and i...

  • Jonathan Thomas

    This is a theologically solid book, but I am not sure if the tone is the most helpful for this time.I am sure it will really encourage the hard liners, but may break or snuff out the struggling.Impres...

  • Matt

    Here are my favorite 20 quotes from the book: https://www.tgc.org/article/20-quotes......

  • Danny

    There is no doubt that people are wondering where God is in the midst of this pandemic. Author John Piper quickly penned a book that was an attempt to answer that question and made it available for fr...

  • Paula Zveja

    Full with refreshing Truth. Loved it!...

  • Becky Pliego

    Fantastic....