Glorify god and enjoy him forever

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Quote by Westminster Shorter Catechism: “The chief end of man is to glorify God and enjo...”

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How can we Glorify God?

But the most obvious fact about praise — whether of God or any thing — strangely escaped me. I thought of it in terms of compliment, approval.

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Question: The first question in the Westminster catechism is: What is the chief end of man? My question: As this is of utmost importance, as we were created for this, how do we actually glorify God and how do we enjoy him forever? What were we created to do? In one word, we were created to serve God with voluntary and joyful obedience, carrying out our task in Paradise. Adam and Eve were given custody over the earth and to dress Paradise. If they would have continued to do that, they would have enjoyed Him forever in the daily communion with their Creator. This enjoyment would have been unending and indescribable.

What is the chief end of man? What rule hath God given to direct us how we may glorify and enjoy him? The Word of God, which is contained in the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments, [3] is the only rule to direct us how we may glorify and enjoy him. What do the Scriptures principally teach? The Scriptures principally teach, what man is to believe concerning God, [5] and what duty God requires of man.

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This article explains holy self-interest as the correct motivation for being a worshiper of God. The first and most important step in my own life project is to show that it is. There is self-interest in being holy. But should self-interest be our main motivation? This question will take some unraveling.

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  1. I want to take a little break today from our regularly-scheduled programming a series about profanity to discuss something that has been on my mind a lot over the past few days.

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