“Apathy is passionless living. It is sitting in front of the television night after night and living your life from one moment of entertainment to the next. It is the inability to be shocked into action by the steady-state lostness and suffering of the world. It is the emptiness that comes from thinking of godliness as the avoidance of doing bad things instead of the aggressive pursuit of doing good things.”

John Piper, in his latest book Bloodlines

Posted on November 29, 2011, in Books worth reading, Quotes. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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