Praising God in all of life by Abraham Kuyper

“The Psalmist calls upon heaven and earth, he calls upon all peoples and nations to give glory to God. God is present in all life, with the influence of His omnipresent and almighty power, and no sphere of human life is conceivable in which religion does not maintain its demands that God shall be praised… Wherever man may stand, whatever he may do, to whatever he may apply his hand, in the world of art, and science, he is, in whatsoever it may be, constantly standing before the face of his God, he is employed in the service of his God, he has strictly to obey his God, and above all, he has to aim at the glory of his God.”

–Abraham Kuyper, Lectures on Calvinism. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1931), p. 53.

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