Author Tony Reinke
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Tony Reinke

Tony Reinke is a staff writer for Desiring God and the author of three books: 12 Ways Your Phone Is Changing You (2017), Newton on the Christian Life: To Live Is Christ (2015), and Lit! A Christian Guide to Reading Books (2011). He hosts the popular Ask Pastor John podcast, and lives in the Twin Cities with his wife and their three children. He also blogs at


Newton: “Sennacherib’s rapid success was entirely owing to his being employed as an axe in the hand of God, soon to be laid aside.”

Kuyper: “You may never speak about Jesus’ kingship in a metaphorical sense.”

Kuyper: “The real Calvinist, struck by the Majesty of the Almighty, proclaims this majesty over against the worldliness of his own heart.”