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Ecclesiastes: Why Everything Matters (Preaching the Word)

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This new Preaching the Word commentary delivers careful exposition of Ecclesiastes as it unpacks the book's broad application and godly worldview.

The book of Ecclesiastes is "about life, the way it really is," writes commentator Philip Ryken. Readers throughout the ages have been drawn to the way it honestly wrestles with the tedium of work, injustices in this life, the ra
Hardcover, 343 pages
Published April 1st 2010 by Crossway Books
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This commentary, I think, didn't always get the tone of Ecclesiastes right, but it did bring great material to illustrate and flesh out messages on Ecclesiastes. It is much more useful as a homiletical commentary than a textual or theological commentary. That said, i was very glad to have had it!
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Philip Graham Ryken is Senior Minister of Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia, where he has preached since 1995. He is Bible Teacher for the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals, speaking nationally on the radio program Every Last Word. Dr. Ryken was educated at Wheaton College (IL), Westminster Theological Seminary (PA) and the University of Oxford (UK), from which he received his doctorate ...more
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