The book is a collection of essays on the Christian life."The Pursuit of Holiness" is a book written by Jerry Bridges. The book is a collection of essays on the Christian life, as well as how to pursue holiness in your own lives. It was published in 1995, and has since become one of the most influential Christian books on spiritual growth. The book has been translated into thirteen different languages and has sold over four million copies worldwide.The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges explores how to live a more holy life, how to be better disciples of Christ, and how to have contentment with God's will for our lives.