Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers

Gift Edition

By Dane Ortlund

... Show All

Format: TruTone

Crossway+ members receive 30% off books. Learn more.

Availability: In Stock

Retail Price: $27.99

Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers

Gift Edition

By Dane Ortlund

... Show All

Pastor Dane Ortlund’s Best-Selling Book Gentle and Lowly, Now in a Beautiful Gift Edition

Christians know that God loves them, but often think that he is perpetually disappointed and frustrated, maybe even close to giving up on them. As a result, they focus a lot on what Jesus has done to appease God’s wrath for sin. But how does Jesus Christ actually feel about his people amid all their sins and failures? 

In his best-selling book, Gentle and Lowly, Dane Ortlund takes readers into the depths of Christ’s very heart for sinners. Focusing on Jesus’s words that he is “gentle and lowly in heart,” Ortlund dives deep into Bible passages that speak of who he is, encouraging readers with the affections of Christ for his people. This gift edition features a TruTone cover, a ribbon marker, and a presentation page.  

  • Gift Edition: Dane Ortlund’s best-selling book Gentle and Lowly (250,000+ sold), produced with a TruTone cover, ribbon marker, and presentation page
  • Based on Scripture and Puritan Writings: Explores passages throughout the whole Bible and writings from the Puritans to get a full picture of God’s heart for sinners
  • Additional Gentle and Lowly Products: Gentle and Lowly Video Study (DVD and digital-download formats), the Gentle and Lowly Study Guide, and the Gentle and Lowly Journal

Also available as an ebook and audiobook


Dane Ortlund

Dane C. Ortlund (PhD, Wheaton College) serves as senior pastor of Naperville Presbyterian Church in Naperville, Illinois. He is the author of Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers and Deeper: Real Change for Real Sinners. Dane and his wife, Stacey, have five children.

Product Details

Category: Christian Living
Format: TruTone
Page Count: 224
Size: 5.25 in x 8.0 in
Weight: 13.31 ounces
ISBN-10: 1-4335-8014-4
ISBN-13: 978-1-4335-8014-7
ISBN-UPC: 9781433580147
Case Quantity: 40
Published: October 05, 2021

Table of Contents


1. His Very Heart
2. His Heart in Action
3. The Happiness of Christ
4. Able to Sympathize
5. He Can Deal Gently
6. I Will Never Cast Out
7. What Our Sins Evoke
8. To the Uttermost
9. An Advocate
10. The Beauty of the Heart of Christ
11. The Emotional Life of Christ
12. A Tender Friend
13. Why the Spirit?
14. Father of Mercies
15. His “Natural” Work and His “Strange” Work
16. The Lord, the Lord
17. His Ways Are Not Our Ways
18. Yearning Bowels
19. Rich in Mercy   
20. Our Law-ish Hearts, His Lavish Heart
21. He Loved Us Then; He’ll Love Us Now
22. To the End
23. Buried in His Heart Forevermore

General Index
Scripture Index

“I can’t think of anyone in the family of God who wouldn’t be greatly helped by spending time seeing the heart of Jesus through the eyes of such a gifted guide as Ortlund.”

Paul David Tripp

President, Paul Tripp Ministries; author, New Morning Mercies and My Heart Cries Out